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by Peachbox
Thu Dec 13, 2018 10:59 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: LL79: For the LLamas
Replies: 272
Views: 5120

Re: LL79: For the LLamas

My answer of "author died before they were done" was not accepted. I did however, totally get the Koons question, and added this balloon dog to our tree ornament collection this year. Unfortunately for boson, we haven't set up the tree yet. If you want one, you can get it at Canadian Tire: https://...
by Peachbox
Thu Nov 01, 2018 12:36 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2018 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 621
Views: 55332

Re: 2018 Current Events Study Guide

Willie McCovey, San Francisco Giants Hall of Famer, has died at age 80. Tied for 20th in all-time home runs with Ted Williams and Frank Thomas. Rest in peace, Stretch; I'm glad I got to see you play.
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by Peachbox
Sun Oct 28, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 399 -- Halloween-ish Quiz - FINAL SCORES
Replies: 29
Views: 1296

Re: TD 399 -- Halloween-ish Quiz - FINAL SCORES

Count Chocula was a singleton, and was one of the last entries, too. The negbait was the Kosciusko/Pulaski option. I hadn't known there was also a Pulaski Mountain before this TD, so accepted both.
by Peachbox
Sun Oct 28, 2018 12:53 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 399 -- Halloween-ish Quiz - FINAL SCORES
Replies: 29
Views: 1296

TD 399 -- Halloween-ish Quiz - FINAL SCORES

8. HALLOWEEN CANDY Name any candy you've given out at Halloween. Or haven't given out, but have seen in the stores In "Fun Size" or individually wrapped pieces. A boatload of singletons on this one. CO-SHEEPS - 3 Bit-O-Honey Opus the Penguin SenseiCAY heppm01 Mounds PowerofHoodoo Coach P immaf $100...
by Peachbox
Fri Oct 26, 2018 2:58 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 399 -- Halloween-ish Quiz - FINAL SCORES
Replies: 29
Views: 1296

TD 399 -- Halloween-ish Quiz - Scores through Q7 AND BONUS

6. MONSTERS and VILLAINS Identify one of the following: Questions and answers in spoiler. *The author of the 1818 novel Frankenstein Mary Shelley *The author of the 1820 story The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Washington Irving *The author of the 1897 novel Dracula Bram Stoker *The 1962 novelty song by B...
by Peachbox
Thu Oct 25, 2018 2:47 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 399 -- Halloween-ish Quiz - FINAL SCORES
Replies: 29
Views: 1296

Re: TD 399 -- Halloween-ish Quiz - Scores through Q5

RJRouge wrote:
Thu Oct 25, 2018 2:20 am
Peachbox wrote:
Wed Oct 24, 2018 3:25 pm
SINGLETON, but wrong letter - 3
(1 + 2 pts.)
E. John Quincy Adams (he's actually C.)
RJRouge
Does the fact that I believed each Adams held the opposite listed nickname worsen my score at all?
Nah, you just lucked out that both were options in this quiz. :)
by Peachbox
Wed Oct 24, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 399 -- Halloween-ish Quiz - FINAL SCORES
Replies: 29
Views: 1296

TD 399 -- Halloween-ish Quiz - Scores through Q5

3. WITCHES Identify one of the characters in the following witch photos . They are: Sabrina, the Teenage Witch; the White Witch; the Wicked Witch of the West (Elphaba); board game Which Witch?; the Wicked Witch of the East; Eagles; Morticia Addams; Broom-Hilda; Samantha Stevens; Witchie-poo SCORES ...
by Peachbox
Tue Oct 23, 2018 1:19 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 399 -- Halloween-ish Quiz - FINAL SCORES
Replies: 29
Views: 1296

Re: TD 399 -- Halloween-ish Quiz - Scores through Q2 and Bonus

1. BOO All answers will start with the letters BOO. Questions and answers in spoiler *This 4-letter word means a person who is rude, insensitive, and/or bad-mannered boor *This was singer Ella Mai's debut single, reaching No. 1 on Billboard's U.S. R & B chart in 2018 Boo'd Up * And, Or, and Not are...
by Peachbox
Sun Oct 21, 2018 6:14 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 399 -- Halloween-ish Quiz - FINAL SCORES
Replies: 29
Views: 1296

Re: TD 399 -- Halloween-ish Quiz

UPDATED PARTICIPANTS LIST - 10/22 Deadline is 9 p.m. PT, 10/22 Rackme32 Anachronism nowhammies10 9021amyers spell4yr Gamawire Tybalteon mennoknight AFRET CMS MarkBarrett casketromance PowerofHoodoo twelvefootboy Kirbstar Opus the Penguin SenseiCAY Coach P sillymoose psgola Ironhorse Troydozzy Magna...
by Peachbox
Fri Oct 19, 2018 3:26 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2018 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 621
Views: 55332

Re: 2018 Current Events Study Guide

Barcelona's Sagrada Familia to pay authorities 36 million euros ($41 million) over 10 years to obtain a building permit and make other improvements, 136 years after construction began.
by Peachbox
Mon Oct 15, 2018 5:46 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 399 -- Halloween-ish Quiz - FINAL SCORES
Replies: 29
Views: 1296

Re: TD 399 -- Halloween-ish Quiz

PARTICIPANTS LIST Rackme32 Anachronism nowhammies10 9021amyers spell4yr Gamawire Tybalteon mennoknight AFRET CMS MarkBarrett casketromance PowerofHoodoo twelvefootboy Kirbstar Opus the Penguin SenseiCAY Coach P sillymoose psgola Ironhorse Troydozzy Magna clt013 floridagator merica RJRouge
by Peachbox
Sun Oct 14, 2018 11:29 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 399 -- Halloween-ish Quiz - FINAL SCORES
Replies: 29
Views: 1296

TD 399 -- Halloween-ish Quiz - FINAL SCORES

TD 399 -- Halloween-ish Quiz This quiz will have a mix of random and Halloween-themed questions 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 ans...
by Peachbox
Wed Sep 26, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread
Replies: 357
Views: 11931

Re: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread

patkav wrote:
Wed Sep 26, 2018 3:08 pm
cmp146 sported a pretty gaudy DE score, too. Such a bummer. I look forward to seeing you again in LL80.
I do, too. I was surprised to finish where I did considering I had the fourth-lowest TCA; I think in tying for the lowest CAA, I really lucked out.
by Peachbox
Tue Sep 18, 2018 9:18 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Medal ceremony
Replies: 18
Views: 580

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Medal ceremony

Congratulations to Schliemann, NoWhammies10, and PowerofHoodoo! Big thank you to the question writers and, especially, rjaguar3 for running the SHC. :)
by Peachbox
Sat Sep 15, 2018 3:43 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 6
Replies: 28
Views: 806

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 6

SpoilerShow
2: badges
4: phi beta kappa
6:
8: habitat for humanity
10: toastmasters

3: unemployment
6: demand
9: growth and value
12: preferred
15:
by Peachbox
Fri Sep 14, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Instant Replay (SPOILERS)
Replies: 20
Views: 736

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

Geez, had two guesses for Nos. 12 and 15 today, and clammed. But both would have been right. :roll:
by Peachbox
Fri Sep 14, 2018 5:19 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 5
Replies: 29
Views: 650

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 5

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2: spill the beans
4: fruitcake
6: the mustard
8:: leave the gun, take the cannoli
10:

3: mint julep
6: lime
9:
12:
15:
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by Peachbox
Thu Sep 13, 2018 6:43 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 4
Replies: 29
Views: 670

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 4

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2: Where's the Beef
4: polar bear
6: Jonathan Goldsmith
8:
10:

3: Medici
6: Hanseatic League
9: Latvia
12: Palermo
15: Mary Wollstonecraft
by Peachbox
Wed Sep 12, 2018 6:10 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 3
Replies: 29
Views: 647

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 3

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2: 6 ?
4:
6:
8:
10:

3: Hit me with your best shot
6: Who's afraid of virginia woolf
9:
12: Dealey
15:
by Peachbox
Tue Sep 11, 2018 11:04 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread
Replies: 357
Views: 11931

Re: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread

Yep that's me...good luck yourself! :)