Trivia Tuesday: 5 New Trivia Questions from “Page-A-Day”

Every Tuesday is a Trivia Tuesday on AmericaJR… Look for five new trivia questions and answers from the “365 Amazing Trivia Facts for 2018” calendar.

This Week’s Questions:

  1. Before he was a film director, who directed over 50 music videos including Paula Abdul’s “Forever Your Girl,” Aerosmith’s “Janie’s Got a Gun,” Sting’s “Englishman in New York,” George Michael’s “Freedom ’90,” and Madonna’s “Express Yourself”?
  2. What is the name of the movie in which Michael Fassbender wears a papier-mâché head?
  3. In a guillotine, what is the part of where one’s neck is placed called?
  4. In what country has chewing gum been banned since 1992?
  5. Scotty Moore played guitar on several early hits for what famous 20th-century rock-and-roll star?

This Week’s Answers:

  1. David Fincher. Now he’s better known for having directed movies like Gone Girl and The Social Network.
  2. Frank. Lenny Abrahamson directed the 2014 dark comedy.
  3. The lunette. Guillotines were machines used to decapitate criminals and prisoners in France, especially during the French Revolution.
  4. Singapore. Since 2004, restrictions have been eased and sugar-free gum has been allowed, but littering with gum is still subject to strict fines.
  5. Elvis Presley. The two were thrown together in a recording session in 1954, but eventually stopped playing together because of disagreements over money.

Source: Workman Publishing / “Page-A-Day”

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