Think you know the 'net? Think you know Chris Noth and Sex And The City? Wanna win the entire second-season of Sex And The City on videotape (prepared by HBO but not in any special packaging) or a SATC Press Kit? 

Here's your chance to prove your Sex -ual prowess. Just answer one question from each of the three categories below, and if you're the first to answer correctly, you'll win the tapes! If you're the runner-up (that is, the second to answer correctly), you'll get the press kit!

All of the answers can be found around the web ( we recommend using search engines thoroughly) so time to get surfing! Remember -- the sex is out there! 
Mr. Big would be proud.
Email all Scavenger Hunt Answers to: apocrypha8@aol.com by August 15, 2000 at 11:59 PM

Your questions are (choose one from each category to answer):

Category One: Easy
1. What was the title of the first answered challenge in apocrypha?
2. At HBO's Sex And The City site, a flash program brings you to the main screen. What three things are animated in the flash intro?
3. According to the Sex and the City website, what are the ingredients of a Cosmopolitan?

Category Two: Medium
4. At the Law & Order / Star Wars Web Page, what Star Wars character is Mike Logan's name paired up with?
5. Which episode of Sex and the City is officially described thusly:

              Carrie discovers not only that Mr. Big was once married, but that he and his ex
              participated in a threesome. Meeting the ex-Mrs. Big, Carrie is disappointed
              to find her smart, sexy and successful. Charlotte's boyfriend wants to add
             another woman to their relationship, and Miranda feels left out. Samantha finds
              that she has unwittingly become too involved with a married couple.

6. In one step, connect a project of Chris Noth's with a project of the director of the first episode of Sex And The City (and you can't use Sex And The City as an example!)
7. What NBC soap opera did Chris Noth make two appearances on in the late 1980s?

Category Three: Hard
8. Who wrote the A- review apocrypha received from Entertainment Weekly last year?
9. Who declared online early this year that Carrie and Mr. Big had the "Best Breakup" of 1999? (Give author name.)
9. Find this photo on a web page (without our little words on it, a'course!) and tell us the URL of the web page.


Here's What's On The Tapes:
Tape #1
Episode 13: "Take Me Out to the Ballgame"
After Carrie ends her relationship with Mr. Big, she goes through the "rigamarole of breaking up" and dates a new member of the Yankees. Meanwhile, Miranda is annoyed by all the "man talk," Samantha's not satisfied with her boyfriend's "shortcomings" and Charlotte's new flame has a problem with "crotch adjustments."
Episode 14: "The Awful Truth"
Are there certain things in a relationship that one should never say? Carrie invites Mr. Big to her birthday party; Samantha struggles to tell her boyfriend about his shortcomings; Charlotte gets a puppy as a "man replacement"; and Miranda musters up the courage to talk dirty with her lover -- until she says something a little too revealing. 
Episode 15: "The Freak Show"
Are all men freaks? Carrie dates a bunch of freaks before she meets Ben, then ruins a great thing when she turns into a freak; Samanatha goes on a first date with a man who wears dog collars and likes to be slapped around; Charlotte dates "Mr. Pussy" but realizes that's all he's good for; Miranda gives up on dating entirely.
Episode 16: "They Shoot Single People, Don't They?
Is it better to "fake it" than be alone? Carrie thinks she likes being single; Miranda dates a guy and fakes orgasm; Samantha gets taken in by a club-owning jerk; and Charlotte convinces herself to like a "fix-it" actor friend.
Tape #2
Episode 17: "Four Women and a Funeral"
Can a relationship bring you back to life? Charlotte falls for a recently widowed man she meets at a fashion designer's funeral; Carrie mends some fences with Mr. Big; Samantha is exiled from Manhattan's social scene after trying to seduce a "celebutante's" husband; and Miranda starts having panic attacks after buying her own apartment.
Episode 18: "The Cheating Curve"
Is cheating like the proverbial tree in the forest -- it doesn't exist if there's no one around to catch you? Carrie officially gets back with Mr. Big; Charlotte is swept away with the "Power Lesbian" elite; Miranda's new boyfriend makes her compete with his porno videos; and Samantha gets a "lightning bolt" from her personal trainer, Thor.
Episode 19: "The Chicken Dance"
In a city as cynical as New York, is it still possible to believe in love at first sight?  Miranda's interior decorator and her friend from London fall in love at first sight -- and invite the girls to be part of their wedding, much to their dismay.
Episode 20: "The Man, The Myth, The Viagra"
Do modern-day singles need modern-day myths just to date? While Carrie and Mr. Big continue their now-it's-different relationship, Samantha starts hanging out with a 72-year-old millionaire, and Miranda hooks up with a bartender who's actually a nice guy.
Tape #3
Episode 21:  "Old Dogs, New Dicks"
Can you change a man?  Carrie tries to change some of Mr. Big's more annoying habits; Charlotte dates an uncircumcised man; Miranda is still dating the bartender but has problems with his schedule; and Samantha bumps into an old boyfriend who's now a drag queen. 
Episode 22: "The Caste System"
Has New York's class system been replaced by a caste system? Carrie and Mr. Big exchange "I love you's", Miranda splits with her bartender boyfriend, Samantha dates a rich man with a duplicitous servant, and Charlotte gets caught in the fast lane after hooking up with a hot-shot movie star.
Episode 23:  "Evolution"
Have New Yorkers evolved past relationships? Carrie tries (unsuccessfully) to leave a few feminine items at Big's; Miranda finds out she has a "lazy" ovary; Charlotte is unsure about her new beau being a "gay-straight" or "straight-gay"; Samantha's revenge plan on an ex fails.
Episode 24:  "La Douleur Exquise!"
When it comes to relationships, how do you know when enough is enough? Big tells Carrie that he's moving to Paris for six months; Samantha introduces the girls to the hottest new S&M restaurant; Charlotte's shoe fetish is counterbalanced by a shoestore foot fetishist; Miranda meets a guy who likes to "do it" only when he thinks he might get caught.
Tape #4
Episode 25:  "Games People Play"
Do you have to play games to make a relationship work? Carrie meets another "wrong" guy in her shrink's waiting room; Samantha dates a sports addict who "scores" only when his team does; Charlotte joins a bridge club to meet a "nice" boy; Miranda plays "peep show" with a man in the building across from her.
Episode 26:  "The Fuck Buddy"
Are the girls doomed to repeat the same unconscious relationship partners and date the same person over and over? Carrie makes a date with her "fuck buddy"; Samantha "makes love" with the couple next door -- with a wall between them; Charlotte starts double-booking dates with men; Miranda dates a very mean and controlling man.
Episode 27: "Shortcomings"
Does sleeping with someone mean you're also sleeping with their family? Carrie dates a short story writer and his family; Miranda dates a divorced father; Charlotte's brother has sex with Samantha.
Episode 28: "Was It Good For You?"
How do you know if you're good in bed?  Carrie dates an alcoholic and wonders if she's a compulsive substitute for beer. Charlotte is destroyed after her partner falls asleep during sex. Samantha's gay friends ask her if they could sleep with her. Miranda gets new sheets.
Tape #5
Episode 29: "Twenty-Something Girls vs. Thirty-Something Women"
Twenty-something women.  Friend... or foe?  Carrie and the girls get a share in the Hamptons, where Samantha's ex-assistant steals her Rolodex and throws a party; Charlotte dates a twenty-something guy who gives her crabs; Miranda runs into the hairstylist she's suing for age discrimination; and Carrie discovers Big dating a 26-year-old named Natasha.
Episode 30: "Ex and the City"
Can you be friends with an ex?  Big tells Carrie he and Natasha are engaged; Miranda gets back with Steve; Samantha meets Mr. Too Big; Charlotte gets reacquainted with an equine friend.
Runner Up Prize: HBO Sex And The City Press Kit
Includes:
HBO/SATC Folder
Press Releases
Darren Star (Creator) resume
Articles from magazines about the show

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