Rob Lowe is a Trivia Wiz

>> YOUR NICKNAME, DON'T TELL ME, WAS THE EXPLOSION. >> THE HALIFAX EXPLOSION, NAMED AFTER THE SINGLE GREATEST MAN MADE EXPLOSION BEFORE HIROSHIMA, IT WAS 1917, SHIP LADEN WITH DYNAMITE. CRASHED INTO A SHIP, TREMENDOUS EXPLOSION, LOSS OF LIFE. BURNED PEOPLE'S LIVES OUT WITH THE BLAST. MANY WERE BLINDED BY THE LIGHT LIKE THE SONG SAYS. AND THE FIRST NATION'S TRIBE WAS LOST, PROBABLY WOULD HAVE HAPPENED TO THEM ANYWAY, KIND OF MOVED UP THE TIMETABLE, EH. >> Jimmy: "SUPER TROOPERS 2” OPENS IN THEATERS FRIDAY. PLEASE WELCOME ROB LOWE. ♪ ♪ [ CHEERS AND APPLAUSE ] >> Jimmy: HOW ARE YOU DOING? >> I AM SURE YOU GET THIS ALL THE TIME EVERY TIME YOU WALK INTO A MALL OR WHATEVER. PEOPLE PROBABLY SCREAM. THEY MAKE THAT NOISE. >> I LIKE IT. IT MAKES ME A HAPPY MAN. >> Jimmy: IS THAT STORY ABOUT THE HALIFAX EXPLOSION. >> IT IS TRUE. I AM OBSESSED WITH IT. THAT WAS NOT IN THE SCRIPT MY NAME WAS THE EXPLOSION. I WANT TO PLAY WHAT THE HALIFAX EXPLOSION. THEY DIDN'T KNOW. THE LARGEST MAN MADE EXPLOSION. A REAL THING EVER BEFORE HIROSHIMA, IT BLEW THE WATER OUT OF HALIFAX HARBOR, SECOND LARGEST WATER IN THE WORLD. FISH WERE REPORTED FLOPPING ON THE BOTTOM. CREATED A TSUNAMI, 200 FEET HIGH. IT WIPED OUT, SADLY, NOT, GOOD FOR THE COMEDY, BUT IT'S TRUE. LIKE 2,000 PEOPLE DIED. >> Jimmy: WOW. 100 YEARS AGO. >> THEY'RE FORGOTTEN, SO -- >> Jimmy: 100 PEOPLE. 2,000 PEOPLE DIED. >> IT COULD ONLY HAVE HAPPENED IN CANADA. CANADIANS ARE THE NICEST, THE NICEST PEOPLE. >> Jimmy: UNDOUBTEDLY. >> HOW DO YOU GET. IT WAS IN THE PAPERS. DYNAMITE SHIP ON ITS WAY. EVERYBODY PREPARE FOR THE DYNAMITE SHIP. THEY MANAGED TO HEAD ON COLLISION IN THE LARGEST BODY OF WATER ONLY IN CANADA. >> Jimmy: A DYNAMITE SHIP. >> AND YOU JUST KNOW IT WAS TWO GUYS ON DECK, GOING, HEY, I SEE A LIGHT OVER THERE, DO YOU THINK THAT IS A DYNAMITE SHIP, EH. LIKE, I DON'T KNOW. LOOKS LIKE IT'S COMING TOWARD US. MAYBE WE VEER IN FRONT OF IT. THAT MIGHT INCONVENIENCE IT, EH? >> Jimmy: YOU THINK POLITENESS CAUSED THE TERRIBLE EXPLOSION. >> POLITENESS CAUSED TERRIBLE LOSS OF LIFE. >> Jimmy: WHY ISN'T THERE A SONG? >> MY CHARACTER NOT THE SMARTEST THINK THERE IS A SONG, BLINDED BY THE LIGHT. HE THINKS THAT'S ABOUT THAT. WHAT ELSE COULD IT BE OUT ABOUT. BURNED PEOPLE'S EYES OUT, EH. >> Jimmy: THAT IS SOMETHING. DO YOU KNOW A LOT OF WEIRD STUFF LIKE THAT? >> I, LOOK MY KIDS ARE VERY EDUCATED. THEY'RE GOOD, SMART SCHOOLS. I NEVER WENT TO ANY GOOD SCHOOLS. BUT I KNOW A LOT OF STUPID USELESS TRIVIA. >> Jimmy: WHY DO YOU KNOW A LOT OF USELESS TRIVIA? DO YOU PLAY TRIVIAL PURSUIT OR GAMES IN THE BARS. >> OH, JAMES KIMMEL. >> Jimmy: YOU KNOW MY REAL NAME, THAT'S PRETTY BIG. HOLY COW, I DIDN'T REALIZE. >> I'M NOT GOOD AT MANY THINGS. THAT'S MY THING. >> Jimmy: REALLY. REALLY? >> THAT'S MY THING. IF IT IS IN THE OLYMPICS I WOULD BE. >> Jimmy: HATCH YOU BEEN ON JEOPARDY OR A GAME SHOW LIKE THAT. >> TRIVIAL PURSUIT. NOT LIKE SMART THINGS. JEOPARDY IS LEGITIMATELY SMART THINGS. >> Jimmy: NOT THE CELEBRITY VERSION. THAT'S MORE, MORE, LIKE BABOONS RUNNING AROUND SAN ANTONIO. HA-HA-HA. >> THAT'S TRUE. GIVE YOU THAT. >> Jimmy: DO YOU KNOW FOR INSTANCE WHO WAS ON THE COVER OF THE FIRST "ROLLING STONE" MAGAZINE. >> JOHN LENNON. >> Jimmy: WOW, THAT'S RIGHT.

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