25% Coupon - In 2004, which iconic landmark on the corner of South Orange Avenue and Grove Street in Newark was torn down?
50% Coupon - What movie was the first to make
US $2 billion at the worldwide box office?
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OCTOBER 8, 2018
25% Coupon - Which park in Orange, New Jersey is named for a Baseball Hall of Famer?
Answer: Monte Irvin, elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1973, had the former Orange Park named in his honor.
50% Coupon - Which movie character was the first to say this: “You ever dance with the devil in the pale moonlight?”
Answer: The Joker, played so brilliantly by New Jersey native Jack Nicholson, uttered the chilling question in the 1989 “Batman” movie directed by Tim Burton.
OCTOBER 1, 2018
25% Coupon - Which Essex County, New Jersey native who the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in 2012?
Answer: Millburn’s own Anne Hathaway won for her portrayal of Fantine in the screen adaptation of “Les Misérables”
50% Coupon - In a nine-inning baseball game, if a pitcher were to procure a perfect game by way of striking out every batter faced on the minimum number of pitches needed, how many pitches would that pitcher need to throw?
Answer: 81 pitches are needed. The pitcher needs three strikes to strike out a batter. There are three outs in each inning. That equates to nine pitches at minimum. There are nine innings. (So, 3 x 3 = 9. Then, 9 x 9 = 81).
SEPTEMBER 24, 2018
20% Coupon - What is the birth name of Newark native and rap artist Redman?
Answer: Reginald “Reggie” Noble
50% Coupon - Which 2018 City of Newark council candidate played basketball for both the University High School girls team and Rutgers-Newark women's team?
Answer: Shakima K. Thomas
SEPTEMBER 17, 2018
10% Coupon: Thanks to a recent win at the Creative Emmys, who became the first African American male to achieve EGOT (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, Tony) winner status?
Answer: John Legend in 2018
20% Coupon: Who was the last Essex County (NJ) Executive before Joseph DiVincenzo?
Answer: James Treffinger, who served 1995-2003
50% Coupon: Who was the most recent quarterback drafted by the New York Giants to win a Super Bowl with the team?
Answer: Jeff Hostetler (West Virginia, 1984). Many people thought it was Eli Manning. However, Manning was drafted 1st overall in 2004 by the San Diego Chargers and traded for Philip Rivers, whom the Giants drafted with the 4th pick. Also, while Phil Simms was drafted by the team and won championship gold, that was in 1979. Therefore, Hostetler is the most recent.