Can't Beat Kennedy: 06-13-18

Can YOU Beat Kennedy?

June 13, 2018

1) Jake Gyllenhaal had a lot to do with Jamie Lee Curtis returning for the new "Halloween".  Jake is a family friend, and he had previously worked with the director. What is the 2017 film where Gyllenhaal played Jeff Bauman, a Boston Marathon bombing survivor.

2) Avengers : Infinity War has now become the fourth movie ever to gross over $2 BILLION globally. Name one of the other three.

3)  In case you're concerned, the rest of the Backstreet Boys are okay with one of their members going country. In fact, they're even proud of him. Which Backstreet Boy just released a country song and has an album on the way?

4) Iggy azalea posted a pair of risqué nude shots on her Instagram page. She didn’t really specify why. What country does the “Fancy” rapper come from?

5) A website used Google Trends data to find the most popular TV dads in every state. The dad from “This Is Us” is #1 in six states , including Massachusetts, which is the most overall. Who is the dad on “This Is Us”?

1) Only 2 days until “The Incredibles 2”! What character does  Samuel L Jackson play in the incredibles?

2) On this date in 1884, the first Coney Island roller coaster ran. Coney Island has been featured in pop culture for decades in various TV shows, films and songs. Where is Coney Island?

3) Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen are 32 today. True or False : up to this point the twins have refused to even do a cameo on the Full House reboot “Fuller House”

4) Beyonce’s father Matthew Knowles was on Wendy Williams yesterday and apologized for leaking the news about the birth of Beyonce’s twins. He said he thought everyone already knew when he mentioned it. What are the names of queen Bey’s twins?

5)  Goldman Sachs used A.I. to simulate a million possible World Cup outcomes . . . and they project Brazil to win its sixth World Cup title, defeating Germany in the final.  The World Cup is played every how many years?

1) Kim Kardashian is trying to convince Twitter to allow EDITS, the way Facebook and Instagram do.  She says she talked to CEO Jack Dorsey about it, and he "really heard her out." Which of those three have the most users?

2) Random fact of the day : Saddam Hussein was a big fan of the film Scarface. One of the companies he set up to launder money was called Montana Management, after Tony Montana. Who played Tony Montana?

3) There’s a video of a Racoon scaling a skyscraper in St. Paul Minnesota while the internet watched on live feed. Luckily he made it to the top. What A-List actor voices the Racoon character Rocket in Guardians of the Galaxy and Avengers Infinity War?

4) A new study figured out why you get HANGRY. What candy bar has the commercial tagline “you’re not you when you’re hungry”?

5) John Cena has signed-on to star alongside Jackie Chan in a new action-thriller. What is the name of the 2015 Amy Schumer/Bill Hader comedy Cena starred in?