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Twitter Trivia is All About Holiday Movies!

Posted by on Thu, December 11th, 2014 at 6:00 am

Every holiday season, TV networks do everyone a great favor and show some of the best holiday-themed movies of all time! And in keeping with that tradition, Twitter Trivia will focus on holiday movies!

Here is how it will work:

– Randomly throughout the day we will tweet a trivia question via @swagbucks on Twitter.

– As soon as you have the answer to that trivia question go to and enter the answer IN ALL CAPS in the Swag Code Box. If you are among the first x-number of people to enter the code correctly you will be instantly awarded x-number of Swag Bucks. The numbers of winners for each question and the amount of Swag Bucks won might change each week but will be announced prior to the question (and are listed below).

– Each question has a new batch of winners – you have the potential to win a total of 21 Swag Bucks Today – December 11th – from Twitter Trivia alone!  Each question is open to all Swagbucks members in all countries.

HINTS on how to win:

– Follow @swagbucks on Twitter. You don’t need a Twitter account. Just click the Twitter button under “Stay Connected” on the left side of the Swagbucks home page. Or click here.

– Use the Swagbucks Search function to find the answerthat’s the best part about TRIVIA!  Don’t you agree?  That satisfaction of knowing that YOU were able to discover the answer on your own (and perhaps win some SB for using Swagbucks Search)?!

Today’s Twitter Trivia breakdown:

  • The first 3,000 people to enter the correct answer in the Swag Code box to the first Twitter Trivia Question today will each win 7 Swag Bucks
  • The first 5,000 people to enter the correct answer in the Swag Code box to the second Twitter Trivia Question today will each win 3 Swag Bucks
  • The first 4,000 people to enter the correct answer in the Swag Code box to the third Twitter Trivia Question today will each win 5 Swag Bucks
  • The first 3,000 people to enter the correct answer in the Swag Code box to the fourth Twitter Trivia Question today will each win 6 Swag Bucks

Are you enjoying this format of Twitter Trivia?

If you have any questions leave them in the comments below and we will do our best to answer. We also look forward to your feedback throughout the day.

In case you were unable to play today, below are the 4 questions (and answers):

  1. Q: Inducted into the Toy Hall of Fame in 1998, which toy does Buddy Hobbs use to write a letter to his father, before running away? A: ETCHASKETCH (Buddy the Elf was a master!)
  2. Q: Eating after midnight is never a good idea and this is definitely the case in the 1984 horror comedy that takes place in what town? A: KINGSTONFALLS (This is the setting for Gremlins!)
  3. Q: Having a guardian angel would be wonderful, even if he was Second Class, like the one with what unusual last name? A: ODBODY (Referring to Clarence Odbody, George Bailey’s guardian angel in It’s A Wonderful Life)
  4. Q: It happened again, only this time Kevin’s on his own in New York City, as he tries to outwit the wacky criminal duo named? A: STICKYBANDITS (Home Alone 2 is such a classic!

-Team Swagbucks

Twitter Trivia is Superheroic

Posted by on Thu, July 31st, 2014 at 6:00 am

The summer of movie blockbusters is nearing its end, but on Friday, August 1st we’ll be treated to “Guardians of the Galaxy,” which should be just awesome! As we get ready for this flick to debut, this week’s Twitter Trivia will all focused on SUPERHEROES! So put on your mask and cape and get ready! […]

5 Stars Give You the Rundown on Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Posted by on Fri, April 25th, 2014 at 4:00 pm

Hi, Swaggernauts! Have you seen the new Captain America yet? The world is abuzz with positive reviews for the sequel to the 2011 blockbuster hit. Hear from the stars and find out all there is to appreciate in the latest film. Scarlett Johansson talks being an actress and working on a big film like Captain […]

And the Oscar Goes To…

Posted by on Fri, February 28th, 2014 at 11:57 am

This Sunday, March 2nd, marks the 86th Academy Awards!  At Swagbucks, we’re a big fan of movies (as evidenced in our newly created Swagbucks Movie Nights!) and will certainly be watching the awards show this weekend. It’s always fun to see your favorite movie stars, decked out in their best formal wear, strutting their stuff […]

Retail Therapy

Posted by on Thu, October 25th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Hey Swaggernauts – Ashley here!  So apparently, I’m too old to trick-or-treat now.  If I could, I would go trick-or-treating every Halloween for the rest of my life, but some people say “it’s just for kids.”  Ugh, whatever!  So, I’ve decided that the best alternative for Halloween night is to curl up on the couch […]

Swagbucks Movie Preview- Hansel and Gretel

Posted by on Tue, September 11th, 2012 at 3:00 pm

When I was a kid, I always thought the story Hansel and Gretel was very frightening.  And now, as an adult, it’s just as frightening.  Two young children lost in the woods, there’s a kidnapping, a witch, cannibalism – that’s scary stuff!  And now, they’re turning it into a movie!  Brought to you by director […]

GRADness Finals!

Posted by on Fri, June 8th, 2012 at 11:00 am

Yesterday in the Semi-Finals of GRADness – the competition to find the best graduation-themed film of all time – we had two seriously close battles.  She’s All That took on Ferris Bueller’s Day Off while The Graduate took on American Pie.  Both victors came out on top by just nearly 1,000 votes.  So which two […]

GRADness Semi-Finals

Posted by on Thu, June 7th, 2012 at 11:00 am

Yesterday, in Round 2 of GRADness – the competition to find the best graduation-themed film of all time, She’s All That took on 10 Things I Hate About You and Ferris Bueller’s Day Off took on Grease.  All four of these are such great movies, I know you all must have had such a hard […]

Mom Movie Madness – The Final Round

Posted by on Thu, May 10th, 2012 at 11:00 am

Okay Swaggernauts – we’re up to the FINAL round of Mom Movie Madness.  Yesterday in the Semi-Finals, Mommie Dearest went up against Stepmom and Throw Momma From The Train went up against Mrs. Doubtfire.  I have to tell you, the Mommie Dearest and Stepmom matchup were less than 100 votes apart – the closest head-to-head […]

Mom Movie Madness Semi-Finals

Posted by on Wed, May 9th, 2012 at 10:00 am

Yesterday, in Round 2 of Mom Movie Madness – the competition to find the best Mom movie of all time, Throw Momma From The Train went up against Mother while Mr. Mom went up against Mrs. Doubtfire.  Well, the votes are in.  Which two movies move on to Round 3 in the contest?  Let’s take a look […]