Beloved by kids and nerds alike, They Might Be Giants has been making wacky music since 1982. But even if you're not a total TMBG freak, you might know the answers to some of these questions. Take a shot -- you could learn something!
Where did They Might Be Giants get its start?
New York City
Where did the name They Might Be Giants come from?
a random collection of words pulled out of a hat
a saying from Linnell's grandmother
What's the title of TMBG's first album?
What has been TMBG's biggest hit thus far?
"Istanbul (Not Constantinople)"
"Don't Let's Start"
"Birdhouse in Your Soul"
In the '80s, TMBG started a service through which fans could call a phone number and hear original TMBG songs. What was the service called?
Call That Tune
Answering Machine Ditties
What's the color of the canary in "Birdhouse in Your Soul"?
TMBG wrote the theme song for which long-running sitcom?
That '70s Show
Will & Grace
Malcolm in the Middle
Two and a Half Men
The King of Queens
According to Jim
My Name is Earl
Which TMBG album had the unfortunate fate of being released on Sept. 11, 2001?
What was TMBG's first kids' album?
Here Come the ABCs
Here Come the 123s
Bed, Bed, Bed
In 2006, TMBG music was featured in commercials for which doughnut shop?
TMBG was supposed to write songs for this movie but were rejected because "they basically wanted the music to be more creepy."
The Chronicles of Narnia
Journey to the Center of the Earth
Beverly Hills Chihuahua
What's the theme of TMBG's 2009 kids' album?
What's on the cover of TMBG's 1988 album?
the Johns' high school biology teachers
the Johns' grandfathers
Lenin and Stalin
no one knows
True or false: TMBG started recording kids' music because they both have kids.
What international event do TMBG reference in "Ana Ng"?
the 1988 Seoul Olympics
the 1964 World's Fair
There's a song about this U.S. president on the 2003 album "Factory Showroom."
Chester A. Arthur
Ulysses S. Grant
James K. Polk
Rutherford B. Hayes
What's the title of the 2003 documentary about TMBG?
Giants of Brooklyn (Double Johns)
Big Footsteps (Johns a Deux)
Gigantic (A Tale of Two Johns)
How many Grammys have TMBG won?
TMBG composes the music for what Comedy Central show?
The Daily Show
The Colbert Report
The Sarah Silverman Show
Which somewhat odd trio of actors does TMBG name as "influences" on the band's MySpace page?
Faye Dunaway, Matthew McConaughey and Neil Patrick Harris
Sylvester Stallone, Drew Barrymore and Lloyd Bridges