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Well, I’ve managed to crank out a new Geek Quiz this week. Good luck, everyone.

1. In the Firefly episode named “Jaynestown,” what is the actual name of the town where Jayne Cobb is worshipped as a hero?
2. What object inspired Martin Nodell, the creator of the Alan Scott character, to use a Green Lantern?
3. Which of the following has the 11th Doctor not declared to be cool?
A Bowties
B Apples
C Stetsons
D Bunk Beds
4. Who was the first inhabitant to greet Arthur Dent on Magrathea?
5. What is Anakin Skywalker’s padawan’s name in the Clone Wars series?
6. What is the Ferengi’s first Rule of Acquisition?
7. What is the name of the half-sister of the Brothers Majere in Dragonlance?
8. Who was Slytherin’s Quidditch Captain the first year that Harry Potter attended Hogwarts?
9. In the British sci-fi series Blake’s 7, what’s the name of the first ship commanded by Blake?
10. Which real-life Canadian coffee chain does Stacey Pilgrim work at in the Scott Pilgrim books?
11. What is the name of Master Chief’s AI companion?
12. In Hitchiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, what message were the dolphins trying to convey by doing a double backflip though a hoop while whistling the Star-Spangled Banner?
13. Although a frequent recurring character on Star Trek:TNG, which episode of Star Trek DS9 was Q’s only appearance?
14. Identify the Marvel hero by their quote. (1/4 each)
a. It’s Clobberin’ Time
b. By the Crimson Bands of Cyttorak
c. Flame on!
d. Chimichanga!
15. How many parsecs did it take the Millennium Falcon to make the Kessel Run?
16. Why should Mogwais not eat after midnight?
17. In Lost, what name did Benjamin Linus give when he was first encountered by the crash survivors?
18. Who was generally regarded as Batman’s first “super villain?”
19. What model of car did Glenn steal in Atlanta in order to distract the walkers from the rest of his group in The Walking Dead?
20. Name the original 6 X-Men.

1. Canton
2. Railway signal lamps (specifically the one with the green filter)
3. B (Bowties, Stetsons, and Bunk Beds are all cool, according to the Doctor, but apples are rubbish)
4. Slatibartfast
5. Ahasoka Tano
6. “Once you have their money, never give it back.”
7. Kitiara Uth-Matar
8. Marcus Flint
9. The Liberator
10. Second Cup
11. Cortana
12. “So long, and thanks for all the fish.”
13. Q-Less
14. a. The Thing
b. Doctor Strange
c. Human Torch
d. Deadpool
15. Twelve
16. Because they’ll turn into Gremlins
17. Henry Gale
18. Doctor Death (In Detective Comics #29)
19. Dodge Challenger
20. Angel, Beast, Cyclops, Iceman, Marvel Girl, Professor X