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Season One DVD Giveaway!

Season One DVD Giveaway!
The contest is over and a winner has been picked, but you can still read the answers I guess. If you have any questions you can e-mail them to me. The rules are below the quiz.

The Quiz with Answers!

1) Steve Park, who voiced Mike Sorayama in Past Tense, had a part in a movie where he played a character that Jackson Publick intimated was the basis for the character of Mike Sorayama on. What movie was this in?
    Fargo - Steve Park is the special guest for this episode, voicing Mike Sorayama. Probably Steve's most famous movie role was the part of Mike Yanagita in Fargo. The character of Mike Sorayama is actually based, in part, on the Mike Yanagita character, so the writers were quite happy to get him to do the part. (Past Tense notes)
    Toys
    Sharky's Machine
    The Karate Kid
2) Doc Hammer is a writer second and a painter first. What common name does he give all his paintings?
3) Terrence Fleming, who voiced Col. Bud Manstrong in Careers in Science, had one other contribution to season one aside from Bud's voice. What was it?
    He voiced Prof. Impossible in the pilot.
    He wrote the song 'Look Away'
    He sang vocals on 'Revv Me Up' - The song played during Brock's workout (called Revv Me Up) was actually recorded by writer Doc Hammer and his friend Glenn Max in the early 90s as part of compilation of songs written throughout the decade-spanning career of a fictional artist. The vocals are done by Terrence and Bess, the Terrence part of which is the same Terrence Fleming who voiced Bud Manstrong in episode 102. You can get the song at the official Venture Brothers site. (Mid-Life Chrysalis notes)
    He voiced the ER doctor in Return to Spider-Skull Island
4) Where does Mandelay get his name from?
    A combination of the words 'man' and 'delay'
    Doc Hammer named him
    Jackson Publick's dog is named Mandelay
    He's named after some music used in the pilot - Mandelay, who was inspired by Manute from Sin City and Punjab from Little Orphan Annie is actually named after his theme song, which was written by feotus, aka JG Thirlwell, the guy who scores VB. The song was originally used in the pilot episode when Brock dares the UN guard to take his knife from him. (The Incredible Mr. Brisby notes)
5) According to Dr. Girlfriend, how long do butterflies live?
    9 months - He later found out that monarchs fly south to Mexico for the winter which is the entire reason for being in Mexico (even though butterflies only live for nine months). Dr. Girlfriend is so touched by this story that she tells him to "love those boys and never let go". (Dia de los Dangerous! capsule)
    8 months
    7 months
    6 months
6) Who didn't Dr. Venture go to college with?
    The Monarch
    Brock
    Billy Quizboy - As seen in Past Tense.
    Baron Underbheit
7) As shown on his OSI license, what is Brock's security clearence level?
8) What are the three skills listed on Dr. Orpheus' business card?
    Levitation, Rising the Dead and Various Black Arts
    Astral Projection, Levitation and Conjuring - Dr. O's card (from the Tag Sale capsule).
    Astral Projection, Rising the Dead and Conjuring
    Levitation, Conjuring and Rising the Dead
9) Thus far, how many episodes has Professor Impossible appeared in?
    1
    2
    3
    4 - He has appeared in the pilot, Tag Sale, You're It!, Ice Station Impossible and A Very Venture Christmas though he only spoke in the pilot and Ice Station and was not voiced by Steven Colbert in the pilot.
10) Which crew member does Kano get his name from?
    Jamison K. Kwon
    Michael Oviedo
    Danny Kimanyen - From Jackson's blog and quoted in the Past Tense notes: Kano, because you always need an Asian master of the martial arts in any self-respecting action team, is named after one of our storyboard revision artists--Danny Kimanyan--because I once made the embarrassing and politically incorrect social gaffe of thinking he was Asian, when in fact he is not.
    Rick Lacy
11) What is the only episode in which Chris McCulloch voiced only one character?
    Dia de los Dangerous
    Eeny, Meeny, Miney... Magic! - Chris only voiced Hank in this episode. (Eeny, Meeny cast list).
    Ice Station Impossible
    Past Tense
12) How much does a glass of lemonade cost at Hankco?
    $1
    $2 - Meanwhile at Hankco, Dean has just sold some sort of fish guy a piece of the grinder. Hank yells at Dean because he failed to sell a glass of lemonade, which is pure profit, along with the grinder slice. You see, the hoagie only exists so people will spend $2 on a nickel's worth of sugar water. Capitalism! Hank, frustrated by all this, goes in the back to count receipts. Yes, the back. (Tag Sale capsule).
    $3
    Free with purchase of grinder
13) Which animal hasn't Brock killed in the series thus far?
    An alligator
    A polar bear
    A lion - Alligator in the pilot, polar bear in Ice Station Impossible and a chupacabra in Dia de los Dangerous. No lions were harmed in the making of this season.
    A chupacabra
14) Which medical condition mentioned on the show is fictional?
    Testicular torsion!
    The dreaded candiru!
    The goliath serum - As far as I know the serum doesn't exist but the other three definetly do.
    Missing kidneys
15) What group of awesome figures did not appear in season one?
    Ninjas
    Mongolians - Ninjas and cowboys appeared in Eeny, Meeny and Pirates were obviously the focus of Ghosts of the Sargasso. No mongolians so far.
    Cowboys
    Pirates

Here are the rules (for reference):
  • You can enter as many times as you want, but only your last entry will be accepted.

  • The DVD is region one, so if you live outside the US or Canada you probably won't be able to watch the DVD. You can still enter though, but I wouldn't bother if you don't have a region-free DVD player.

  • You have to answer all the questions right to have a chance to win. In the event that nobody answers them all correctly then the people with the highest score will be entered in the final drawing.

  • You must enter a valid e-mail address. When I pick the winner I'm going to e-mail them and if the e-mail bounces I'm going to pick a new winner. You should also enter a name of some kind because if you don't I'm just going to make up a name for you and it might not be nice!

  • The winner will be announced before the premier of season two, so you have two weeks! I'll also post the correct answers when the winner is announced.

  • The cutoff for entering is 10:00pm EST on June 25th. After that the form will no longer submit and the winner and answers will be posted shortly after that.

  • Once I mail the DVD it's out of my hands. So if it gets lost in the mail or smashed up a bunch it's not my fault and you'll just have to deal with it.

  • By clicking the submit button you adknowledge that you have actually read and agree to these rules. If you don't like them then don't submit. Also I reserve the right to change rules or make up new ones as I see fit. Just so I have all my bases covered.

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