Gaire History Quiz

50 Questions | Total Attempts: 51

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Gaire History Quiz

For all you Gaireans out there, this is a test too see how well you REALLY know Gaire! :-)


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What was the original name of the poster currently known as MrWindUpBird?
  • 2. 
    Which user has the Godlike name of "maximus"?
  • 3. 
    Name the user who launched a large number of threads dealing with the topic of Americans troops using Shannon airport as they flew to and from Iraq. There are two possible answers - the user's current name and the original one.
  • 4. 
    Name the user account set up as a spoof on the activities of the user in Question 3?
  • 5. 
    Nerdy one..... in which month were the Catch Up and Follow Up buttons added? Give the full month and full year with a space in between; e.g. September 2007.
  • 6. 
    Remove one letter from HARSH BIRD and rearrange the remaining letters to form the name of a moderator who left Gaire in January 2005 in a cloud of controversy?
  • 7. 
    Who had the most hot topics in April 2009?
  • 8. 
    Who confessed to wearing stockings of different colours in April 2006?
  • 9. 
    Who took the godlike name of the mythic Greek hero who beheaded the Gorgon known as Medusa?
  • 10. 
    What was Cosmo calling himself in November 2004?
  • 11. 
    Which godlike member dropped the number 22 from her account name some years ago?
  • 12. 
    As of late July 2009, who has the largest number of posts on Gaire?
  • 13. 
    Following on from the previous question, what was his name when he joined Gaire?
  • 14. 
    Who is currently (late July 2009) using the following avatar on Gaire?
  • 15. 
    Whose humorous blog on the death of Pope John Paul II was quoted in the Sunday Tribune?
  • 16. 
    Who, in November 2005, tried to pose as Limkmike posting a series of spoof threads and posts before being “rumbled” and banned?
  • 17. 
    Following on from the previous question, what user name did he use while posing?
  • 18. 
    Who briefly used Sexyfeet4u as his account name in early summer 2009?
  • 19. 
    Remove the G from DOES TOURING and rearrange the remaining letters to get the name of a prolific poster on Gaire.
  • 20. 
    Which Gairean currently uses the following avatar?
  • 21. 
    The poster currently known as Dolli had a previous (now inactive) account on Gaire. What was it?
  • 22. 
    Who dropped a ‘z’ from his/her username in the last few weeks?
  • 23. 
    Which long running thread opens with Ozren extensively quoting prayers from benediction?
  • 24. 
    Which prolific poster shares a name with a 1990s Britpop group?
  • 25. 
    “I'd hate to get stuck behind xxxx yyyyyy's hair at the theatre”, said St. Perry Cormo in late June 2009. Who was he referring to – the xxxx yyyyyy person?