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by Peachbox
Sun Sep 15, 2019 8:26 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: LL82: LearnedLeague
Replies: 228
Views: 5375

Re: LL82: LearnedLeague

When you get your first 6 of the season :) but your win moves you up exactly 0 spots in the standings :x
by Peachbox
Sat Aug 31, 2019 5:24 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 36
Views: 1841

TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia - Final Scores

7. COMMON LINK Pick one of the following options, then try your hand at the bonus. This actress was in such films as The Dark Angel (1935) and Wuthering Heights (1939) Merle Oberon This sporting implement of vulcanized rubber is usually 1 inch thick, 3 inches in diameter, and weighs 5-6 ounces hock...
by Peachbox
Fri Aug 30, 2019 3:44 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 36
Views: 1841

TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia - Scores through Second Bonus

6. SINGLETONS FOR ALL? Name any of the 270 current stations on the London Underground. Some station names are similar, so be as specific as possible. Well, it wasn't quite singletons for all, but at least the sheep score was low. SHEEP Picadilly Circus - 3 merica AFRET CMS threearruda Charing Cross...
by Peachbox
Thu Aug 29, 2019 11:52 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 36
Views: 1841

Re: TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia - Scores through Q5

5. DUCK DUCK GOOSE The answers to this question will follow that pattern –- duck duck goose. Identify one; no letter needed. A duck and a drake were featured in this episode of Schoolhouse Rock Conjunction Junction Strictly speaking, the answer to this question does not fit the pattern duck duck go...
by Peachbox
Thu Aug 29, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: LL82: LearnedLeague
Replies: 228
Views: 5375

Re: LL82: LearnedLeague

My brain also did the Hardy Boys connection, and then I missed two Kosman coinflips on Selma vs. Montgomery and Albania versus Serbia. <sigh> Congratulations to Peachbox on the strategic defensive win! Thanks! I thought of Albania but figured "no it must be somewhere in the Americas." :? Started of...
by Peachbox
Thu Aug 29, 2019 4:57 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 36
Views: 1841

TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia - Scores through Q5

3. CANALS AND STRAITS Identify one of the canals or straits depicted here . Each has a letter; include that letter with your answer. The first slide has two options, A and B. Most slides can be enlarged. A. Dardanelles B. Bosporus C. Strait of Hormuz D. Cook Strait E. Torres Strait F. Strait of Mag...
by Peachbox
Wed Aug 28, 2019 9:28 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 36
Views: 1841

Re: TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia - Scores through First Bonus

CasketRomance wrote:
Wed Aug 28, 2019 8:41 am
should i not be at 8? 3 on the first 7 on second and got the -2 bonus
Sorry about that; it's all fixed. The bonus column had a 2 instead of a -2.
by Peachbox
Wed Aug 28, 2019 2:20 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 36
Views: 1841

Re: TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia - Scores through First Bonus

1. COLORFUL NICKNAMES The following people and characters have nicknames or stage names with colors in them; identify one of those colorful nicknames (no need to include the given name listed here). Joe Louis (boxer) The Brown Bomber Alecia Moore (singer) Pink Edward Teach (pirate) Blackbeard Rusty...
by Peachbox
Mon Aug 26, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 36
Views: 1841

Re: TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia

Waiting to hear back from a couple of entrants; deadline extended to noon PT/3 p.m. ET on Tuesday.
by Peachbox
Mon Aug 26, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 36
Views: 1841

Re: TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia

MollyQMurphy wrote:
Mon Aug 26, 2019 7:17 am
This was a very enjoyable quiz. I laughed out loud a couple times. Thanks for that!
Thanks! I wish you retroactive good luck on Jeopardy! :D
by Peachbox
Sat Aug 24, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 36
Views: 1841

Re: TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia

Participants MarkBarrett badgerfellow choplakecity ReinholdGoldthwait Ironhorse shambolic Rackme32 teapot37 Coach P Gamawire clt013 squarekara merica Magna clprez MattKnowles casketromance jev15 SenseiCAY mahatma LucarioSnooperVixey boson econgator AFRET CMS classicroadster Steppenwolf jeffwolfe Bm...
by Peachbox
Tue Aug 20, 2019 4:11 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 36
Views: 1841

Re: TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia

There are no penalties for a wrong guess on a bonus; you can submit a guess for a bonus Q until the quiz deadline.
by Peachbox
Mon Aug 19, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 36
Views: 1841

TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia - Final Scores

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: 2045

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: 2030

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: 2725

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: 501
Views: 32897

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: 2695

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: 2986

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: 2986

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

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

Consarnit!