Series: Trivia Tracks

Trivia Tracks, which can be heard every weekday morning (approximately between 8:30 and 8:50) on Fox Sports Camden 97.1, is a whole minute’s worth of trivia on just about anything. No call-ins, no prizes…just random trivia delivered to you by the Treasurer of Trivia himself, Pryce Robertson. Every Wednesday on Trivia Tracks is Rasslin’ Wednesday, a look at the people, places, and promotions in wrestling from largely pre-9/11.

Episode 22: Lou Little, Tracy Smothers, Sonic and Profit

In this episode, Pryce talks about legendary college football coach Lou Little, bizarre brand extensions, the late wrestler Tracy Smothers, the history of Sonic Drive-In (a rebroadcast of a previous segment), and the ill-fated TV drama Profit (yet another rebroadcast of a previous segment). 

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Episode 21: Paul Newman, Gorilla Monsoon, Rev. Jerry Falwell, 1993 Lucky Bulls shot

In this episode, Pryce gives you some interesting facts about Paul Newman; “Boontling”, the jargon/argot spoken by people in Northern California since the late 19th century (a re-airing of a recent segment); classic wrestler Gorilla Monsoon; the Rev. Jerry Falwell (a rebroadcast of a previous segment); and a Chicago office supply salesman’s lucky $1 million…

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Episode 20: The White House Cafe, Carol Kaye, The Fabulous Freebirds, Nightingales, and Cary Grant

In this episode, Pryce talks about The White House Cafe (one of Camden, Arkansas’ oldest restaurants), electric bassist Carol Kaye (a re-airing of a previous segment), The Fabulous Freebirds (wrestling fans will know them), the short-lived TV series Nightingales (on National Nurses Day; another repeat of a recent segment), and some movie roles Cary Grant missed…

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Episode 19: Mel Tillis, Shandi Sinnamon, Wendy Richter, Mark Tatum, and Jim Brady

In this episode, Pryce gives you the facts about Mel Tillis, singer-songwriter Shandi Sinnamon (a replay of a previous segment), women’s wrestling star Wendi Richter, the story of Mark Tatum aka “The Man Without a Face” (yet another replay of a recent segment), and how Gilded Age icon Diamond Jim Brady ate himself to death…

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Episode 18: Written-Off Simpsons Characters, The Carter Family, Skandor Akbar, Uncle Joe Cannon

In this episode, Pryce talks about Characters no longer on The Simpsons (Lionel Hutz, Troy McClure, and Maude Flanders), Facts about The Carter Family, “Uncle Joe” Cannon (the man who’s often called the most dominant Speaker in the history of the House of Representatives; he held that position from 1903 to 1911. In 1923, the…

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Episode 17: Cover Up, Ray Krok, Mr. Wrestling II, Jay North, and Fred Silverman

In this episode, Pryce talks about Cover Up (one of TV’s countless one-season-or-less wonders), Ray Kroc (just factoids; if the name Ray Kroc sounds familiar, it’s because he bought out McDonald’s from its sibling founders Dick and Maurice), Mr. Wrestling II, Jay North – Life After Dennis the Menace (how he came to terms with…

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Episode 16: OCMC, Tex Avery, Gene Okerlund, David Cassidy, and 1998

In this episode Pryce talks about the Ouachita County Medical Center, legendary animator Tex Avery, wrestling icon ‘Mean’ Gene Okerlund, David Cassidy and Man Undercover (his first post-Partridge Family effort that lasted only 10 episodes), and what the world looked like in the year 1998.

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Episode 15: Zorro, Phil Harris, The UWF, and Buddy Morrow

In this episode, Pryce gives you the details on classic film and tv character ‘Zorro’, classic musician Phil Harris, The Universal Wrestling Federation, and famous composer Buddy Morrow.

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Episode 14: The Women’s Club Movement, Andy Griffith, Ken Patera, The Women, and Dean Martin’s Gold Diggers

In this episode, Pryce talks about the progressive-era’s Women’s Club movement, the off-screen personality of Andy Griffith, classic wrestler Ken Patera, and play-based movie ‘The Women’, and The Dean Martin Show’s ‘Gold Diggers’.

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Episode 13: Harriet Parsons, Al Martino, Douglas ‘Ox’ Baker, and The Forester Sisters

In this episode, Pryce gives you the details on one of the first hollywood producers Harriet Parsons, crooner legend Al Martino, classic wrestler Douglas Baker, and 50s snack revolutionary Ellios Pizza, and girl group ‘The Forester Sisters’.

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