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by Peachbox
Mon Aug 19, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia
Replies: 1
Views: 79

TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia

TD 428 – Short Quiz on Random Trivia The following standard rules apply to this TD: 1. Your goal is to achieve the lowest score for all questions; your score for each question is equal to the total number of players also submitting your answer. 2. You may DROP one question and receive zero points f...
by Peachbox
Mon Jul 29, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: The End of the SHC?
Replies: 16
Views: 1889

Re: The End of the SHC?

I'll submit a couple of categories to the form, in case we do get a shortened SHC going this year.
by Peachbox
Wed Jul 24, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: I Have Something In Common With Alex Trebek
Replies: 39
Views: 1887

Re: I Have Something In Common With Alex Trebek

triviawayne wrote:
Wed Jul 24, 2019 7:51 pm
F&$k cancer

Kick its butt!
I second this. I hope your treatment goes well.
by Peachbox
Fri Jul 19, 2019 3:13 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, July 18, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 60
Views: 2498

Re: Thursday, July 18, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Hunting Eichmann by Neal Bascomb is a good account of how he was captured.
by Peachbox
Mon Jul 15, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2019 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 438
Views: 28388

Re: 2019 Current Events Study Guide

Alan Turing will be the face of the new British £50 note.
by Peachbox
Fri Jun 28, 2019 7:42 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 425: O-H-I-O (Final Standings Posted!)
Replies: 76
Views: 2369

Re: TD 425: O-H-I-O

Congratulations on your marriage, and thanks for hosting! :)
by Peachbox
Fri Jun 21, 2019 1:13 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 423 - Mini-TD #7 - Final Standings
Replies: 61
Views: 2680

Re: TD 423 - Mini-TD #7 - Q5 Revealed

morbeedo wrote:
Fri Jun 21, 2019 12:45 pm

Once again, all answers given! Have any of you ever attended the Olympic games?
Salt Lake City, 2002; Vancouver, 2010; London, 2012. Fencing is fun to watch in person. :)
by Peachbox
Tue Jun 18, 2019 11:00 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 423 - Mini-TD #7 - Final Standings
Replies: 61
Views: 2680

Re: TD 423 - Mini-TD #7 - Q1 Revealed

Lessee.....The Cask of Amontillado or The Purloined Letter.....go with Cask.

Consarnit!
by Peachbox
Fri Jun 14, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Jeopardy 2019 North American Audition Tour
Replies: 382
Views: 29762

Re: Jeopardy 2019 North American Audition Tour

I had to cancel my Savannah audition at the last minute because I lost my job and couldn't afford to go. It was one of the worst feelings of my life. Well that really sucks. Next time, don’t be afraid to ask for help in such a situation...we might have got you there Yep. In these circumstances, I w...
by Peachbox
Sun Jun 09, 2019 7:52 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2019 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 438
Views: 28388

Re: 2019 Current Events Study Guide

Update from last year's current events thread, Final Jeopardy style

ARCHITECTURE

In June 2019, this church designed by "God's architect" finally received a building permit, 137 years after construction began
SpoilerShow
The Sagrada Familia
by Peachbox
Thu Jun 06, 2019 6:42 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, June 5, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 70
Views: 3796

Re: Wednesday, June 5, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Me, the other day: "Oh, the OE in Emma's last name is said like the OE in Roentgen."
Me, in Wednesday's FJ: :D
by Peachbox
Thu May 23, 2019 3:54 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2019 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 438
Views: 28388

Re: 2019 Current Events Study Guide

Last ship that brought slaves to the U.S. found in Mobile River

The importation of slaves into the U.S. had been outlawed since 1808, during.....Thomas Jefferson's administration.
by Peachbox
Fri May 17, 2019 7:13 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2019 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 438
Views: 28388

Re: 2019 Current Events Study Guide

Grumpy Cat (given name Tardar Sauce), has died at age 7.
by Peachbox
Fri May 17, 2019 12:24 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 420 - Free your mind (Q4-Q6 Revealed)
Replies: 64
Views: 2712

Re: TD 420 - Free your mind (Q1 Revealed)

squarekara wrote:
Wed May 15, 2019 11:38 pm
SenseiCAY wrote:
Wed May 15, 2019 5:10 pm
Q1 - Trees - Give a common phrase or word that includes the word "tree" or "trees." Proper names or titles are allowed.

Treemonisha - 2
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Peachbox
squarekara
High five! :lol:
Back at ya ^5
by Peachbox
Fri May 17, 2019 12:22 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, May 16, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 28
Views: 1713

Re: Thursday, May 16, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

That disco category reminded me of Steve Allen's deadpan reading of the lyrics to Donna Summer's Hot Stuff.
by Peachbox
Tue May 14, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2019 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 438
Views: 28388

Re: 2019 Current Events Study Guide

And Dorf on Golf videos.
by Peachbox
Tue Apr 30, 2019 2:37 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: J! in the Media
Replies: 596
Views: 94870

Re: J! in the Media

An article from the BBC about James Holzhauer's run:

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-48032235
by Peachbox
Thu Apr 18, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, April 18, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 82
Views: 5533

Re: Thursday, April 18, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Has the old show Superfriends to thank for getting FJ. :lol:
by Peachbox
Fri Apr 12, 2019 3:00 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 417 - Short quiz on random trivia -- Final Standings
Replies: 51
Views: 2363

TD 417 - Short quiz on random trivia -- Final Standings

7. AVIATORS Question and answers in spoiler A lot of drops on this question, but several singletons and doubletons, too. Identify one of the following aviators pictured here . You may see a purple box that says “load more images." Years the photos were taken have been added. Last name only is fine,...
by Peachbox
Thu Apr 11, 2019 2:23 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 417 - Short quiz on random trivia -- Final Standings
Replies: 51
Views: 2363

TD 417 - Short quiz on random trivia -- Standings after Q6

5. FOOLish SONGS A lot of drops on this one. Question and answers in spoiler. Since this quiz was posted on April 1, here’s a Q about songs with the word "fool" in them. Identify the artist. Year of release is provided; be sure to include the letter with your answer. A. Why Do Fools Fall in Love? –...