Extras

Video thumbnail: The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer Where was Chicago's Towertown?

The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer

Where was Chicago's Towertown?

Where was Chicago’s bohemian “Towertown” located? Geoffrey Baer has the answer.

Where was Chicago's Towertown?

Video thumbnail: The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer "Spider Dan" and the Sears Tower

The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer

"Spider Dan" and the Sears Tower

Why did “Spider Dan” Goodwin climb Sears Tower? Geoffrey Baer explains.

"Spider Dan" and the Sears Tower

Video thumbnail: The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer Thunder Mountain

The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer

Thunder Mountain

Chicago once had its own ski resort. Geoffrey Baer explains what’s in its place.

Thunder Mountain

Video thumbnail: The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer Allan Pinkerton's Famous Phrase

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Allan Pinkerton's Famous Phrase

What term was inspired by detective Allan Pinkerton? Geoffrey Baer explains.

Allan Pinkerton's Famous Phrase

Video thumbnail: The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer William Wrigley Jr.'s Original Business Venture

The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer

William Wrigley Jr.'s Original Business Venture

William Wrigley never meant to get into the chewing gum business. Geoffrey Baer explains.

William Wrigley Jr.'s Original Business Venture

Video thumbnail: The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer Alliterative Alphabet Towns

The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer

Alliterative Alphabet Towns

Geoffrey Baer explains the origins of Chicago’s so-called "Alphabet towns."

Alliterative Alphabet Towns

Video thumbnail: The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer Who was Benito Juarez?

The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer

Who was Benito Juarez?

Who was Benito Juarez? Geoffrey Baer explains.

Who was Benito Juarez?

Video thumbnail: The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer What is Dr. Benjamin Rush Known For?

The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer

What is Dr. Benjamin Rush Known For?

What is Dr. Benjamin Rush famous for? Geoffrey Baer explains.

What is Dr. Benjamin Rush Known For?

Video thumbnail: The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer Stealing Chicago

The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer

Stealing Chicago

When Congress was considering Illinois' bid for statehood, there was a last-minute change.

Stealing Chicago

Video thumbnail: The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer Chicago Tribune Scoops

The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer

Chicago Tribune Scoops

The Chicago Tribune scored some of the great scoops in newspaper history.

Chicago Tribune Scoops

Video thumbnail: The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer The Breakthrough at Riverbank Laboratories

The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer

The Breakthrough at Riverbank Laboratories

What breakthrough happened at Riverbanks Laboratories? Geoffrey Baer explains.

The Breakthrough at Riverbank Laboratories

Video thumbnail: The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer Annie Turnbo Malone's Business Success

The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer

Annie Turnbo Malone's Business Success

Geoffrey Baer explains Annie Turnbo Malone’s business success.

Annie Turnbo Malone's Business Success

Video thumbnail: The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer The Great Chicago Quiz Show – Season 2

The Great Chicago Quiz Show with Geoffrey Baer

The Great Chicago Quiz Show – Season 2

Geoffrey tests contestants and viewers to discover just how much they know about Chicago.

The Great Chicago Quiz Show – Season 2