Shoeless Trivia: USA! USA! USA!

National pride can be hard to come by these days, but it seems like a good day to allow myself a trivial amount.

  1. The star-spangled banner that flew above Fort McHenry during a British attack in September of 1814 had 15 stripes. Name either on the the two states (not part of the original 13) represented by those extra stripes.
  2. In the field of pyrotechnics, different colors are produced using compounds of various metals. Red can be made with strontium or lithium, white with magnesium or aluminum, and blue with what?
  3. What American artist, depicted as a moocher and thief on an episode of The Simpsons, is known for his depictions of various U.S. related topics, particularly the American flag?
  4. What jingoistic Toby Keith anthem was the last song aired (by popular request) by the Armed Forces Radio Network in Baghdad?
  5. The screenshot below is taken from what 1993 computer game?usa1
Answers

  1. Vermont, Kentucky
  2. copper
  3. Jasper Johns
  4. “Courtesy of the Red, White, and Blue (The Angry American)”
  5. Day of the Tentacle

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