Pop Culture Madness!

2011 Trivia

<< - 2010
World Series Champions:
St. Louis Cardinals
Superbowl Champions:
Green Bay Packers
NBA Champions:
Dallas Mavericks
Stanley Cup Champs:
New York Rangers
U.S. Open Golf:
Rory Mcllroy
U.S. Tennis: (Men/Ladies):
Novak Djokovic/Samantha Stosur
Wimbledon (Men/Women):
Novak Djokovi/Petra Kvitova
NCAA Football Champions:
AJ McCarron, Courtney Upshaw
NCAA Basketball Champions:
UConn Huskies
Kentucky Derby:
Animal Kingdom
World Cup (Soccer):
The Hotties and Fashion Icons:
Kate Beckinsale, Jordana Brewster, Kaley Cuoco, Cameron Diaz, Anne Hathaway, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Scarlett Johansson, Anna Kournikova, Mila Kunis, Jennifer Lawrence, Lea Michele, Kate Middleton, Olivia Munn, Katy Perry, Natalie Portman, Bar Refaeli, Irina Shayk, Cobie Smulders, Brittany Snow, Emma Watson
The Heartthrob(s):
Ryan Gosling, Bradley Cooper, Taylor Lautner, Rob Pattinson

"The Quotes"
"I'm a winner" - Charlie Sheen

Frank Buckles, the last surviving soldier of World War I, lived for 110 years and died in 2011. When asked about his secret for long life, he simply offered, "When you start to die... don't."

Time Magazine's Man of the Year:
The Protester
Miss America:
Teresa Scanlan
The Picture:

"It was completely engulfed and everything was up in flames," said bride Nancy Rogers, posing here with new husband Mike as White Point Beach Resort's main lodge burned in the background. "We lost all of that stuff, but thatís not important to us. We got the most important things."
The Scandals:

In 2011, Adobe, Apple, Google, Intel, Intuit, Pixar, and Lucasfilm were found guilty of colluding with each other to repress employee wages..

Portland Oregon discarded 7.8 MILLION GALLONS of drinking water because a man urinated into the reservoir.

Charlie Sheen was fired his popular TV Show Two and a Half Men

2011 Pop Culture News:
Dynamic Eye Sunglasses, invented by Chris Mullin, block sunglare instantly with liquid crystal lenses
The Habit:
Angry Birds
2011's Most Popular Christmas gifts, toys and presents:
LeapFrog LeapPad, Amazon Kindle Fire
The Big Movies:
(according to boxofficemojo)
Every film below was either a sequel (9/10) or an old cartoon.
1. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2
2. Transformers: Dark of the Moon
3. Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
4. The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1
5. Kung Fu Panda 2
6. Fast Five
7. Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol
8. The Hangover Part II
9. The Smurfs
10. Cars 2

The biggest Pop Artists of 2011 include:
Adele, Beyonce, Blake Shelton, Britney Spears, Bruno Mars, Cake, Cee Lo Green, Chris Brown, Coldplay, David Guetta, Drake, Evanescence, Foo Fighters, Justin Bieber, Kelly Clarkson, Kesha, Lady Antebellum, Lady Gaga, Lil Wayne, LMFAO, Maroon 5, Michael Bublé, Nicki Minaj, Rihanna, Scotty McCreery, Taylor Swift

(Data is complied from various charts including: Billboard's Pop, Rock, Airplay, R&B/Dance and Singles Charts. The Hot 100 is the primary chart used for this list.)

The Number One Hits Of 2011:
December 18, 2010 - January 7, 2011: Katy Perry - Firework

January 8, 2011 - January 28, 2011: Bruno Mars - Grenade

January 29, 2011 - February 18, 2011: Britney Spears - Hold It Against Me

February 19, 2011 - February 25, 2011: Wiz Khalifa - Black and Yellow

February 26, 2011 - April 8, 2011: Lady Gaga - Born This Way

April 9, 2011 - April 29, 2011: Katy Perry featuring Kanye West - E.T.

April 30, 2011 - May 20, 2011: Rihanna featuring Britney Spears[25] - S&M

May 21, 2011 - July 8, 2011: Adele - Rolling in the Deep

July 9, 2011 - July 15, 2011: Pitbull featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack and Nayer - Give Me Everything

July 16, 2011 - August 26, 2011: LMFAO featuring Lauren Bennett and GoonRock - Party Rock Anthem

August 27, 2011 - September 9, 2011: Katy Perry - Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)

September 10, 2011 - September 16, 2011: Maroon 5 featuring Christina Aguilera - Moves Like Jagger

September 17, 2011 - November 11, 2011: Adele - Someone Like You

November 12, 2011 - January 6, 2012: Rihanna featuring Calvin Harris - We Found Love
Popular Music in 2011 - # 1 Hits of 2011