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Pop Quiz 2: The Revenge

Ep. 146

Are you ready for the ultimate test of Jack White trivia? One of your humble co-hosts had better be, because this episode is the return of our POP QUIZ series - and this time James is in the hot seat! Last year, James lead Paul to believe that they would be discussing a nondescript old-timey blues man during their recording session, when BAM. It was pop quiz time. It's one thing to prepare for a quiz...it's another to be put on the spot, and hey - YOU try to name every track on Horehound without looking! That's tough! Well, James is about to get a taste of his own medicine (and i've heard he has no faith in medicine) when the turntables turn and this time Paul springs the POP QUIZ TRAP! Play along at home and see if you can best the score of a man who literally co-hosts a Jack White fan podcast - we want to hear your results! Plus, Third Person Luke Sinclare joins us once again to pose some questions of his own, and to take a White Stripes sporcle quiz in real time. So put on your TMR trivia caps and let loose a battle cry - it's time to enter the trivia arena and fight to conquer a quiz! Coooooooonquuuuuessst!

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