: Bryan Hobby
: Quizmaster for Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz
: Kansas City, Missouri
What I do (in 140 characters)
: I host Pub Quiz, which requires me to read into a microphone and make people think about stuff. I'm like an alcoholic version of an NPR host.
What's your addiction?
Coffee. I want all the coffee!
What's your game?
Any of the general nerd games: Civ5, Settlers of Cattan, D&D and such.
What's your drink?
I love a good malty brown ale. Barring that, a stiff vodka tonic.
Burgers at the Green Room. That's what's up.
What's on your KC postcard?
Streetfighter doing push-ups outside Buzzard Beach.
Finish this sentence: "Kansas City got it right when ... "
It established the Power & Light. I don't think I have seen an Affliction T-shirt in Westport since.
"Kansas City screwed up when ... "
We let Katie Horner slip away. Now I have no idea when to panic about the weather.
"Kansas City needs ... "
A downtown/midtown comedy venue.
"I always laugh at ... "
"I've been known to binge-watch ... "
I don't watch enough TV to binge-watch anything.
"I can't stop listening to ... "
The Pixies. After 25 years, you would think it would get old. Turns out, nope.
"I just read ... "
Something funny/interesting on Reddit.
The best advice I ever got
: Lefty loosey, righty tighty.
My sidekick? I'm a loner, Dottie. A rebel.
My dating triumph/tragedy?
Any date I get should be considered a triumph. #triumph
My brush with fame
: Hanging with (read: mesmerized by) Paul F. Tompkins after KC Improv Festival last year. He and Superego
are returning this year. I can't wait!
My recent triumph
: Being named Quizmaster of the Geek Bowl in Austin. It's a major award.
Arrested Development quiz at 3 p.m. Saturday, July 20, at Charlie Hooper's (12 West 63rd Street).