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by Peachbox
Sun Jan 28, 2018 3:19 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2018 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 130
Views: 6509

Re: 2018 Current Events Study Guide

Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark won the Australian Open tennis tournament, 7-6 (7-2), 3-6, 6-4, over Simona Halep of Romania. It's the first Grand Slam title for Wozniacki and also the first Slam for any player from Denmark.
by Peachbox
Tue Jan 23, 2018 11:56 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 69
Views: 2206

Re: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

Battle of Gravelines = huh? "Spanish Armada"? How do you get it out of that clue?! That whole category was a billion miles over my head I got it not from the battle, but from 1588 in the clue, the year the Armada was defeated. Saw "Too Much Violins" and was hoping for "On Television" as the next ca...
by Peachbox
Tue Jan 23, 2018 5:50 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: On the subject of "No harm, no foul."
Replies: 17
Views: 844

Re: On the subject of "No harm, no foul."

zerobandwidth wrote:
Tue Jan 23, 2018 8:45 am


. Consider the scoreboard Alice $8000, Bob $4800, Carol $1800.

Wonders if Ted won from the fourth spot. ;)
by Peachbox
Sun Dec 31, 2017 9:20 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 362 - Mixed Bag - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 1778

Re: TD 362 - Mixed Bag - Final Scores

SINGLETON! Candelabr(A)noushka Shankar [/b] ihavejeoprosy *I really didn't expect this answer, but a menorah is a type of candelabra. Yikes, if the only overlap is a single letter, I'm not sure I would have accepted this. 'I hear ya, and in the future I probably won't. But since the clue didn't dis...
by Peachbox
Sun Dec 31, 2017 2:24 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 362 - Mixed Bag - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 1778

TD 362 - Mixed Bag - Final Scores

9. P-O-E Pourri Each of these answers will have the letters P-O- in that order, though not necessarily consecutively -- poems, phone, etc. Each answer starts with the letter P. Pick one based on the definitions given. Any singular/plural or noun/verb variations will be counted together. Answers bel...
by Peachbox
Fri Dec 29, 2017 9:24 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 362 - Mixed Bag - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 1778

TD 362 - Mixed Bag - Scores through Q8

7. CANDY The word candy appears in most but not all of the answers. Provide first and last names if the answer is a person. No letter needed. Answers below What tri-colored candy originally had the name chicken feed in the 1880s? Candy corn This company is known for its black-and-white stores that ...
by Peachbox
Thu Dec 28, 2017 9:49 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 362 - Mixed Bag - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 1778

TD 362 - Mixed Bag - Scores through Q6

5. COLLEGE OF GEOGRAPHICAL KNOWLEDGE Pick one college or university below and note the Canadian province or U.S. state the main campus is in (not any satellite campuses). Give the school name plus state or province as your answer. Answers in spoiler Brown - Rhode Island Butler - Indiana Chaminade -...
by Peachbox
Thu Dec 28, 2017 12:53 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 362 - Mixed Bag - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 1778

TD 362 - Mixed Bag - Scores through Q4

3. SCIENTISTS Name one of the scientists pictured here as part of the Heroes of Science series; their lifespans and general fields of study are noted. Current flags representing the nationality(ies) by which the scientists were/are commonly known were added. Click on Next to see larger images. Be s...
by Peachbox
Wed Dec 27, 2017 4:06 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 362 - Mixed Bag - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 1778

TD 362 - Mixed Bag - Scores through Q2 and bonus

TD 362 - Mixed Bag - Scores through Q2 and bonus 1. DETECTIVES Pick an author who created one of the following literary detectives. Some were official police detectives; others were not. Be sure to include the letter with your answer. Initials of the authors, in no particular order, are AC, LL, ES,...
by Peachbox
Tue Dec 26, 2017 1:56 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 362 - Mixed Bag - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 1778

Re: TD 362 - Mixed Bag

Still time to enter; deadline is 9 p.m. PST today, December 26.
by Peachbox
Thu Dec 21, 2017 2:19 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Learned League 75 - Official Thread
Replies: 634
Views: 20681

Re: Learned League 75 - Official Thread

Despite losing my last match, I will be moving up a level and joining other boardies, including my referrer -- hi, boson! -- in A Magnolia next season. First time ever over 100 CA, so we'll see if I can stay in A or not. :)
by Peachbox
Wed Dec 20, 2017 11:25 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 362 - Mixed Bag - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 1778

Re: TD 362 - Mixed Bag

Woof wrote:
Wed Dec 20, 2017 10:58 pm
In the second clue in Question 2, the first name is Jack Bruce, not Baker.
Thanks! All fixed. I've got to stop composing these quizzes at 1 a.m.
by Peachbox
Tue Dec 19, 2017 12:25 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, December 18, 2017 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 70
Views: 2421

Re: Monday, December 18, 2017 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

seaborgium wrote:
Mon Dec 18, 2017 11:54 pm
I hope my claim last month that Garner lived to be 99 didn't throw anyone off when tonight's clue said he was 98. viewtopic.php?f=1&t=4425&p=265598#p265598
I made up for that a week and a half later with this post.
Your post was the reason I got that clue right. :)
by Peachbox
Mon Dec 18, 2017 6:13 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 362 - Mixed Bag - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 1778

Re: TD 362 - Mixed Bag

jbeltz wrote:
Mon Dec 18, 2017 5:52 pm
Is the year for the Nintendo release in Question 2 correct?
I corrected it to 2006. Thanks for letting me know !
by Peachbox
Mon Dec 18, 2017 4:36 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 362 - Mixed Bag - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 1778

Re: TD 362 - Mixed Bag

CasketRomance wrote:
Mon Dec 18, 2017 3:51 pm
Olympic medalist in ladies' figure skating in 1988 and 1992

are these years right? shouldn't they be 1998 and 2002?
Yes you have it right, 1998 and 2002. It's been corrected; thanks for the heads-up!
by Peachbox
Sun Dec 17, 2017 10:18 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 362 - Mixed Bag - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 1778

TD 362 - Mixed Bag - Final Scores

TD 362 – Mixed Bag This quiz will have a mix of random and holiday-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 answer. 2. You...
by Peachbox
Thu Dec 14, 2017 9:07 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Post here if you're looking for a TD editor or co-host
Replies: 28
Views: 3186

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

I have a TD almost ready for December 18. Please pm me if you're available to edit it and give feedback. I'd be most appreciative. :)
by Peachbox
Wed Dec 13, 2017 12:04 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TPH on WoF 12/8/17 discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 137
Views: 5088

Re: TPH on WoF 12/8/17 discussion [SPOILERS]

... Shopping is gone too. I actually knew someone who had one of those stupid ceramic elephants... wasn't it a ceramic dog on the show for $150? or did they have elephants as well? My mom once said my mission in life was to go on Wheel of Fortune and win her a ceramic chicken. :lol: Did you complet...
by Peachbox
Tue Dec 12, 2017 2:20 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TPH on WoF 12/8/17 discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 137
Views: 5088

Re: TPH on WoF 12/8/17 discussion [SPOILERS]

triviawayne wrote:
Tue Dec 12, 2017 7:25 am
Rackme32 wrote:
Tue Dec 12, 2017 3:15 am
Wheatley wrote:
Mon Dec 11, 2017 10:39 pm
... Shopping is gone too.
I actually knew someone who had one of those stupid ceramic elephants...
wasn't it a ceramic dog on the show for $150? or did they have elephants as well?
My mom once said my mission in life was to go on Wheel of Fortune and win her a ceramic chicken. :lol:
by Peachbox
Sat Dec 09, 2017 8:07 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 360 - Taylor Made (Final results)
Replies: 52
Views: 2186

Re: TD 360 - Taylor Made (Final results)

Michael Chang is the big sheep? Wow. Thanks as always for these neat TDs, clt013!