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by DBear
Tue Aug 21, 2018 2:18 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 4, Day 2
Replies: 66
Views: 248

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2. Ohio
4. Potomac
6. Rio Grande
8. CLAM
10. Snake

3. bitter
6. Birmingham
9. Biafra
12. bituminous
15. CLAM
by DBear
Mon Aug 20, 2018 9:03 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--You asked for it
Replies: 21
Views: 228

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--You asked for it

Prog Rock
Five out of Thirteen Doctors (Dr. Who)
Crusader Kings
Other Wonders of the World
by DBear
Mon Aug 20, 2018 2:33 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 4 Instant Replay (SPOILERS)
Replies: 24
Views: 367

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Nice TOM on the 10 pointer. I think the 15 pointer is way overvalued.
by DBear
Mon Aug 20, 2018 2:30 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 4, Day 1
Replies: 78
Views: 440

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 4, Day 1

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2. Zachary
4. Zelda
6. Zane
8. Zaire & Zion
10. Zebulon (nice clue!)

3. JK Rowling
6. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
9. George Eliot
12. CLAM
15. Anne Bronte (this is a 15?)
by DBear
Sat Aug 18, 2018 5:14 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3 Instant Replay (SPOILERS)
Replies: 81
Views: 1318

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3 Instant Replay (SPOILERS)

Olympia was a WAG, but I couldn't see 22 cities outranking the capitals of ND, MT or ID.
by DBear
Sat Aug 18, 2018 9:45 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 6
Replies: 76
Views: 478

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 6

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2. Munich
4. Rio de Janeiro
6. Darwin
8. Olympia
10. Sapporo

2. Boston
4. Ruth Buzzy
6 Naomi
8. CLAM
10. ruthenium
by DBear
Fri Aug 17, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3 Instant Replay (SPOILERS)
Replies: 81
Views: 1318

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3 Instant Replay (SPOILERS)

Singer is major negbait for the 6-pointer in "Tributes". He didn't die until 1875. Howe died in 1867. But since the correct answer hinges on people knowing those dates, this is much too hard for a 6-point question. I think you ought to consider a replacement question. (Although, since I got it righ...
by DBear
Fri Aug 17, 2018 2:22 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 5
Replies: 79
Views: 458

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 5

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2. Body temperature
4. ibuprofen
6. Strep
8. epiglottis
10. eustachian tubes

3. Candle in the Wind
6. Elias Howe
9. Peeta
12. Alaric
15. CLAM
by DBear
Thu Aug 16, 2018 2:39 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 4
Replies: 77
Views: 474

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 4

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2. CLAM
4. CLAM
6. coddled
8. Eddas
10.middens

3. Grant Wood
6. Sargeant
9. Andy Warhol
12. CLAM
15. Maya Lin
by DBear
Wed Aug 15, 2018 1:44 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3
Replies: 83
Views: 467

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3

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2. New York City
4. Skee-ball
6. Waterworld
8. Donkey Kong
10. Y

3. George Wallace
6. Jerry "Moonbeam" Brown
9. Illinois
12. John Kasich
15. New Jersey
by DBear
Tue Aug 14, 2018 5:15 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 2
Replies: 85
Views: 617

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 2

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2. manual transmission
4. Coke Classic
6. analog timepieces
8. disposable batteries
10. CLAM

3. It's a Wonderful Life of Pi
6. A Clockwork Orange Is the New Black
9. CLAM
12. Dressed to Kill a Mockingbird
15. CLAM
by DBear
Mon Aug 13, 2018 2:54 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 1
Replies: 85
Views: 593

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 1

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2. surge
4. ruse
6. rebus
8. CLAM
10. CLAM

3. AT&T/Time-Warner
6. DMV
9. Ikea
12. Keurig
15. cymbals
by DBear
Sat Aug 11, 2018 3:36 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 2 Instant Replay (SPOILERS)
Replies: 94
Views: 1678

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I'm one of the few who didn't get that Gandhi was protesting a salt tax. Afterwards I felt like a dope, but if the clue had said he led a march to the sea I might have had a better chance on it. Of course, since I was trying to draw parallels to the Boston Tea Party, maybe going to the sea wouldn't...
by DBear
Sat Aug 11, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 2 Instant Replay (SPOILERS)
Replies: 94
Views: 1678

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Cryptic X-words are not my thing, but somehow I pulled 'patina'. :?
by DBear
Sat Aug 11, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 2, Day 6
Replies: 85
Views: 756

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 2, Day 6

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2. Caste
4. salt
6. Calcutta
8. Mughul
10. CLAM

3. piper
6. pirates
9. CLAM
12. CLAM
15. patina
by DBear
Fri Aug 10, 2018 12:33 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 2, Day 5
Replies: 85
Views: 715

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 2, Day 5

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2. Saturday
4. autotune
6. CLAM
8. "Baby"
10. CLAM

3. iron
6. Environmental Protection Agency
9. helium
12. stratosphere
15. Panthalassa
by DBear
Thu Aug 09, 2018 2:33 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 2 Instant Replay (SPOILERS)
Replies: 94
Views: 1678

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My parents actually had a Mercury Comet. Good car, got totaled by a wrong-way driver while taking me to school. This was back in the dark ages before wearing seat belts were a thing. :shock:
by DBear
Thu Aug 09, 2018 11:49 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 2, Day 4
Replies: 90
Views: 784

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 2, Day 4

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2. Comet
4. Javelin
6. Aspen
8. Skylark
10. Cimarron

3. Animal House
6. Jack Nicholson
9. Joe Pesci
12. CLAM
15. CLAM
by DBear
Wed Aug 08, 2018 1:16 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 2, Day 3
Replies: 92
Views: 768

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 2, Day 3

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2. trimester
4. Hamlet
6. bargaining
8. Masters & Johnson
10. CLAM

3. The Owl & the Pussycat
6. Terry Pratchett
9. CLAM
12. CLAM
15. CLAM
by DBear
Tue Aug 07, 2018 12:46 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 2 Instant Replay (SPOILERS)
Replies: 94
Views: 1678

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re the 15-pointer for R2D2, I'm worried the writer stepped headlong into the Sunni/Shia divide. :|