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by 9021amyers
Tue Sep 18, 2018 4:52 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2018 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 498
Views: 41107

Re: 2018 Current Events Study Guide

I thought marathon records were all unofficial anyway since every course is different. For a record in the marathon (or any road race) to be official, the start and finish must be less than half the race distance apart as the crow flies, and not have a net elevation drop of more than 0.1 percent. T...
by 9021amyers
Tue Sep 18, 2018 10:50 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2018 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 498
Views: 41107

Re: 2018 Current Events Study Guide

Eliud Kipchoge, gold medal winner in the men's marathon at the 2016 Rio Olympics, breaks the world record in the marathon by 76 seconds at the Berlin Marathon. The record now stands at 2:01:39. note that like so many great distance runners, he is Kenyan Looks like I missed this last year... For Bre...
by 9021amyers
Tue Sep 18, 2018 9:36 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2018 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 498
Views: 41107

Re: 2018 Current Events Study Guide

MarkBarrett wrote:
Wed Sep 12, 2018 11:04 pm
Book by Stormy Daniels: Full Disclosure
In related news, Nintendo has NOT announced the launch of Mario Kart 9 for the Switch.
by 9021amyers
Mon Sep 17, 2018 10:38 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, September 17, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 25
Views: 706

Re: Monday, September 17, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

I only came up with Jude the Obscure because a comedian has a podcast where he reads the book in its entirety while going on tangents.
by 9021amyers
Mon Sep 10, 2018 9:14 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2018 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 498
Views: 41107

Re: 2018 Current Events Study Guide

The Primetime Emmy Awards ceremony is next week, but awards for creative categories were given out over the weekend. With the victory of Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert in the Outstanding Variety Special category, three new names achieved EGOT status (winners of an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and To...
by 9021amyers
Sun Sep 09, 2018 10:21 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 6, Day 6
Replies: 67
Views: 525

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 6, Day 6

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2: utter
4: umber
6: underwater
8: unicolor
10: ureter

3: Prinze
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by 9021amyers
Sun Sep 09, 2018 10:17 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 6, Day 5
Replies: 68
Views: 551

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 6, Day 5

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2: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
4: ibis
6: blind
8: ornithology
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3: Aaron Burr
6: milk
9: Miranda
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15: Chernow
by 9021amyers
Sun Sep 09, 2018 10:14 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 6, Day 4
Replies: 70
Views: 588

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 6, Day 4

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2: The Price is Right
4: Wheel of Fortune
6: Double Dare
8: Pyramid
10: Blockbusters

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by 9021amyers
Sun Sep 09, 2018 10:12 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 6, Day 3
Replies: 69
Views: 547

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 6, Day 3

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2: red-eye
4: Bunker Hill
6: shiner
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10: “Brown-Eyed Girl”

3: Newfoundland
6: Greenland
9: Navajo
12: China and Afghanistan
15: Sudan, South Sudan, Central African Republic
by 9021amyers
Thu Sep 06, 2018 5:31 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2018 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 498
Views: 41107

Re: 2018 Current Events Study Guide

Volante wrote:
Thu Sep 06, 2018 3:34 pm
Burt Reynolds has passed away.
https://news.avclub.com/r-i-p-burt-reynolds-1828863972
RIP Turd Ferguson.

by 9021amyers
Wed Sep 05, 2018 3:55 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 392 - Mini-TD - FINAL STANDINGS
Replies: 49
Views: 936

Re: TD 392 - Mini-TD - Q4-Q5 RESULTS

This is pretty tense, as far as games with absolutely no stakes are concerned. I’m in the lead, but with only four possible answers to the last question, no lead is safe. I have a feeling that one of the four will be a surprisingly large sheep, with not much room between the other three; I’m hoping ...
by 9021amyers
Tue Sep 04, 2018 8:12 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 392 - Mini-TD - FINAL STANDINGS
Replies: 49
Views: 936

Re: TD 392 - Mini-TD - Q1-Q3 RESULTS

Andrew Jackson Jihad (AJJ) — Singleton! 9021amyers I didn't think of a huge list for this question -- I just figured it was unlikely anyone else would say Yeah Yeah Yeahs, so I went with it -- but this response reminded me of one of my favorite three-word band names: (The) Samuel Jackson Five. Oh, ...
by 9021amyers
Tue Sep 04, 2018 8:07 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 6, Day 2
Replies: 72
Views: 653

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 6, Day 2

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3: stone
6: clone
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12: xylophone
15: abalone
by 9021amyers
Tue Sep 04, 2018 8:02 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 6, Day 1
Replies: 72
Views: 642

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 6, Day 1

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2: Powerball
4: UK
6: Thomas Jefferson
8: parlay
10: Shirley Jackson

3: The Big Lebowski
6: scabbard
9: 363
12: Grim Fandango
15: Samoan
by 9021amyers
Tue Sep 04, 2018 7:40 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5
Replies: 73
Views: 680

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5

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2: Oxford
4: Knoxville
6: Howard
8: Radcliffe
10: Georgia

3: The Magic Flute
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by 9021amyers
Tue Sep 04, 2018 7:38 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 6
Replies: 70
Views: 711

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 6

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2: banning (Eli) Manning
4: Sundance trance
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10: christening glistening

3: carbon dioxide
6: distillation
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by 9021amyers
Wed Aug 29, 2018 10:55 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2
Replies: 73
Views: 652

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2

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2: streaming
4: meandering
6: bay leaf
8: Ricki Lake
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3: Kurtz
6: Syria
9: Vera Farmiga
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by 9021amyers
Wed Aug 29, 2018 10:52 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 3
Replies: 75
Views: 615

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 3

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2: Swahili
4: Ash Wednesday
6: Halloween
8: Italy
10: Diwali

3: Downton Abbey
6: Gosford Park
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12: Arthur
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by 9021amyers
Wed Aug 29, 2018 10:45 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 4
Replies: 74
Views: 753

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 4

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2: Bram Stoker
4: Angela’s Ashes
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8: Bloomsday
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3: Yiddish
6: vowels
9: 22
12: Phoenician
15: Hebrew predates the concept of zero
by 9021amyers
Mon Aug 27, 2018 11:36 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5 Instant Replay (SPOILERS)
Replies: 81
Views: 1380

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5 Instant Replay (SPOILERS)

For the record, I don't know why so many people keep claiming South Detroit doesn't exist. There's nothing in the song that indicates Steve Perry is referring to a separate city rather than the south side of Detroit. Except there isn’t really a south side of Detroit. The central business district i...