AAJA Trivia Bowl: ChicagoNow defends its title in OT thriller

For the second straight year, ChicagoNow captured the Asian American Journalists Association Trivia Bowl. There was a lot of drama as three teams -- ChicagoNow, Crain's and WBEZ -- were all tied at the end of regulation. The final tiebreaker question asked the teams to name as many second-most populous cities in each state as they could. I think they had five minutes to do this.

Turned out to not even be close, the CN team blew away the competition to win again after shocking the world in 2011. I couldn't be there to enjoy it so I had to settle for following tweets from CN blogger @LucyALloyd:

Thanks to AAJA for a wonderful event and congratulations to our champs for making everyone proud!

Front row (left to right)
Mark “The Beeronaut“McDermott
Reggie “The Male Perspective” Nievera
Kaley “Love, Lust & Lakey” Mullin
Exavier “Ex Posts Facto” Pope
Andy “Lists That Actually Matter” Kissko

Back row (left to right)
(No idea who the dude in the beard is)
Curtis Shaw “As I See It” Flagg
Joe “Going For Gusto” Grace
Kelley “Neighboring the Neighborless” Farrell


(via @susannasong)

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