Name That City! — Feb 3, 2022

Here’s a review of this week’s questions:

  1. What southeastern city is home to Feelgoodz slippers?
  2. What southern city is home to the Ice Bears hockey team?
  3. What midwestern city is the hometown of motion picture superstar Jason Momoa?

And here are the answers:

  1. Answer: Raleigh, NC. Kyle Berner founded Feelgoodz in 2007, partnering with artisans in Southeast Asia to create footwear that strikes the perfect balance between comfort, style and sustainability. The company’s headquarters have been in downtown Raleigh since 2014.
  2. Answer: Knoxville, TN. The Knoxville Ice Bears were founded in 2002 as a charter member of the Atlantic Coast Hockey League. Currently a member of the Southern Professional Hockey League, the team plays its games at Knoxville Civic Coliseum. Coached by Jeff Carr, the Ice Bears offer the city and its visitors a balanced product of highlight-reel hockey, unique and exciting intermission activity, and endless fan interaction.
  3. Answer: Des Moines, IA. Jason Momoa was born in Hawaii but his family relocated to Des Moines when he was six months old. He graduated from Norwalk High School in 1997 and returned to Hawaii for college and eventual success as a model and actor. At Des Moines’ Waveland Café, you can order “The Mamoa”, “full hashbrown with a full biscuits and gravy right on top followed by two sunny side up eggs and a side of bacon.”