Instead of sticking your friend with the bill, there is another opportunity to drink and eat for free — and to demonstrate your vast array of random knowledge. Bar Tabs, a new local television show from creators Gabriel Fata and Chris Seelinger, which films at Washtenaw County bars and broadcasts on Local On Demand, puts your trivia skills to the test. If a team answers three of five questions correctly — or all five with a shout out — the show picks up the tab. Simple as that. Visit www.facebook.com/bartabsshow to find out when they're filming. Maybe all of that pop culture wisdom will earn you a few beers and some pizza.
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