I think someone mentioned Zero, but that was the last board game I bought for the family. You basically have to give the least obvious answer to a list-type question to get the points. So if the question is about the seven dwarfs in Snow White, you list Sneezy or Dopey. It proved to be tons of fun; even my 84 year old grandmother had fun with it.
"Put on your helmets, we'll be reaching speeds of 3!" "It was nice of you to give that dead woman another chance." "All right, look alive everybody...oh sorry Susan."- MST3K: Space Mutiny Click Here (facebook.com)
We normally do something with pork (ribs, sausage, chops) and sauerkraut. being half German, it's a good luck in the new year sort of thing. The Irish half throws in mashed potatoes. Some years deep fried sauerkraut balls as well.