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by Peachbox
Tue Nov 21, 2017 2:53 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Questions about getting tickets, and other stuff
Replies: 20
Views: 431

Re: Questions about getting tickets, and other stuff

Not sure what your transportation plans are, but here are a couple of options I've tried. If you take a cab from LAX to the Doubletree, the fare should be $25-$30. Or, you can catch the LAX "C" Shuttle from the airport and take it to the LA Bus Center. From there, take the Culver City 6 (green bus),...
by Peachbox
Tue Nov 21, 2017 2:20 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, November 20, 2017 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 58
Views: 1193

Re: Monday, November 20, 2017 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

Albania.....Albania.....you border on the Adriatic.....your land is mostly mountainous, and your chief export is chrome....
by Peachbox
Mon Nov 20, 2017 12:14 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2017 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 575
Views: 36075

Re: 2017 Current Events Study Guide

I don't know if this will ever come up on Jeopardy! or in Learned League, but this week in sports: Martin Truex Jr. won his first NASCAR Cup Series championship after winning the race at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Nov. 19; that same race was the final one of Dale Earnhardt, Jr.'s career. Earlier th...
by Peachbox
Sun Nov 12, 2017 12:34 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 358 - Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 36
Views: 1249

Re: TD 358 - Random Trivia - Final Scores

Cat Hammarskjold wrote:
Sat Nov 11, 2017 8:45 am
Thank you for accepting "Things that have been in my kitchen" for the bonus.
Well when I thought about it, the answer kind of fit the clue! :lol:
by Peachbox
Sat Nov 11, 2017 5:51 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 358 - Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 36
Views: 1249

TD 358 - Random Trivia - Final Scores

9. RANDOM TRIVIA…OR IS IT? Pick one option listed below. Answers in spoiler. *This is sometimes known as a top hat or cylinder hat - stovepipe hat *What network launched in 1981 with a Buggles video? - MTV *The third season of American Horror Story was called what? - Coven *Anemia can happen when t...
by Peachbox
Fri Nov 10, 2017 4:20 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Learned League 75 - Official Thread
Replies: 179
Views: 2854

Re: Learned League 75 - Official Thread

Second go-round in B Magnolia here.
by Peachbox
Fri Nov 10, 2017 5:16 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 358 - Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 36
Views: 1249

TD 358 - Random Trivia - Scores through Q8

6. AUTHORS WITH CONSECUTIVE-LETTER NAMES Name one of the novelists, poets, or playwrights of the following works/descriptions whose first and last names start with consecutive letters. Ignore middle names/initials. Example: Edna Ferber, Larry McMurtry. Need full names on this one. Answers in spoile...
by Peachbox
Wed Nov 08, 2017 12:36 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 358 - Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 36
Views: 1249

Re: TD 358 - Random Trivia - Scores through Q5 and bonus

Wpwells wrote:
Wed Nov 08, 2017 10:20 am
YESSSSS I'M NOT IN LAST
I hear ya, because I finished last in TD 357. :lol:

CoachP wrote:
Wed Nov 08, 2017 12:27 pm
Should have gone w/Aqueduct Tape....and how have I never heard of the Cussing Rabbit?
Enjoy. There's a lot of bleeped cussing. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l1nKfgIuX3U
by Peachbox
Wed Nov 08, 2017 3:23 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 358 - Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 36
Views: 1249

TD 358 - Random Trivia - Scores through Q5 and bonus

3. BEFORE AND AFTER "That Despacito song is so popular, I should use it in a B&A in my next quiz....ohhh Cito Gaston! Yep that'll work." I didn't anticipate two other answers that also fit the clue. Answers in spoiler. Rapper who wore clocks + Roman Colosseum's aka Flavor(Flav)ian Ampitheatre Uncle...
by Peachbox
Tue Nov 07, 2017 3:52 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 358 - Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 36
Views: 1249

TD 358 - Random Trivia - Scores through Q2

1. DOUBLE-LETTER WORDS Each answer will have a set of double letters. All are consonant combos, except for one UU word. No combo is repeated. The combos, in no particular order, are: RR, TT, VV, ZZ, KK, JJ, XX, SS, UU, YY, WW Answers in spoiler Setonix brachyurus is about the size of a domestic cat...
by Peachbox
Sun Nov 05, 2017 10:42 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 358 - Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 36
Views: 1249

Re: TD 358 - Random Trivia

One day left to enter; deadline is 10 p.m. PT on Monday.

And the TOC is here, yayyyyy! :D
by Peachbox
Tue Oct 31, 2017 1:51 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 358 - Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 36
Views: 1249

Re: TD 358 - Random Trivia

How lenient are you going to be on spelling for questions that aren't Q1? If you understand that we know what the answer is but don't spell it correctly, is that fine?
Yes that's fine. If I know what you're identifying, speling doezn't cownt.
by Peachbox
Mon Oct 30, 2017 2:25 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 358 - Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 36
Views: 1249

Re: TD 358 - Random Trivia

No penalty for a wrong guess on the bonus questions. If you've already submitted and would like to guess on a bonus question, let me know. Participants - 50 Mark Barrett Gamawire badgerfellow Tybalteon bev nar xxaaaxx Rackme32 jsm378 NoWhammies10 threearruda Troydozzy AFRET CMS Woppy T clt013 zeroba...
by Peachbox
Sun Oct 29, 2017 9:38 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 358 - Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 36
Views: 1249

TD 358 - Random Trivia - Final Scores

TD 358 – 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 for that questi...
by Peachbox
Sun Oct 29, 2017 2:59 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Forgive the Non-J! Poll
Replies: 37
Views: 1117

Re: Forgive the Non-J! Poll

squarekara wrote:
Sat Oct 28, 2017 11:42 pm
I'd prefer a recording of Vin Scully describing his breakfast.
Me too. They had to get to the World Series again the year after Scully retired? Argh.

Giants fan here, so go Astros. :)
by Peachbox
Wed Oct 25, 2017 2:32 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Post here if you're looking for a TD editor or co-host
Replies: 26
Views: 2624

Post here if you're looking for a TD editor or co-host

I have a TD almost ready and would like to have it edited. PM me if you're available. Thanks! :)
by Peachbox
Sat Oct 21, 2017 3:19 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2017 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 575
Views: 36075

Re: 2017 Current Events Study Guide

NASA names a space station resupply ship after Gene Cernan, the last man to walk on the moon, who died in January.

https://www.space.com/38503-astronaut-e ... -ship.html
by Peachbox
Wed Oct 18, 2017 1:26 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, October 17, 2017 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 96
Views: 3603

Re: Tuesday, October 17, 2017 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

Do the second and third place players both get to take home $2000? If that's the case and Manny gets third place tomorrow he would have been better off (measuring strictly by dollars won) if he had lost today's game. Manny's display read $1,000, Fran's $2,000. Also... Ow. Fran got the $2,000 second...
by Peachbox
Fri Oct 13, 2017 2:29 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, October 12, 2017 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 104
Views: 4154

Re: Thursday, October 12, 2017 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

Congrats, Scarlett ! You played a great game to take down a superchamp. How much did your quiz bowl experience help you on Jeopardy! ?
by Peachbox
Fri Sep 29, 2017 12:25 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Learned League 74 - Official Thread
Replies: 795
Views: 21185

Re: Learned League 74 - Official Thread

I found this season harder that usual. Had my lowest TCA in a while in my first go-round in B Magnolia, so I'm happy to be staying at B for next season.