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by artshep
Fri Feb 16, 2018 8:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, February 15, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 48
Views: 4183

Re: Thursday, February 15, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

"Jazeera" does not mean 'Penninsula' in Arabic. It means 'Island.' Not sure how/why the writers got that wrong. I'm guessing here (from wiki): Al Jazeera (Arabic: الجزيرة‎ al-ǧazīrah, IPA: [æl dʒæˈziːrɐ], literally "The Island", though referring to the Arabian Peninsula in context[1] Where [1] lead...
by artshep
Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:21 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, February 15, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 48
Views: 4183

Re: Thursday, February 15, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

"Jazeera" does not mean 'Penninsula' in Arabic. It means 'Island.' Not sure how/why the writers got that wrong.
by artshep
Wed Jan 31, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, January 31, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 65
Views: 4274

Re: Wednesday, January 31, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

Easy clue to guess, but I lived in the UAE for 5+ years and never once heard a native referred to as an 'Emirian.' 'Emirati' was the term. 'Emirian' has traction on the internet, it's just not a word anybody from the UAE (or anywhere in the Middle East or anywhere else, as far as I can tell) actuall...
by artshep
Wed Sep 06, 2017 9:28 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 6, Day 2
Replies: 93
Views: 6589

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 6, Day 2

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2: Jefferson City
4: Annapolis
6: Frankfort
8: Concord
10: Carson City

3: Russia
6: Mesothelioma
9: Flammable
12: Pliny
15: Freeze
by artshep
Sat Sep 02, 2017 3:50 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 5
Replies: 91
Views: 5412

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 5

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2:
4: Ulcer
6: Smithereens
8: Lucre
10: Sleuce

3: Smallpox
6: Right to vote
9: Sitting Bull
12: Dakota Pipeline
15:
by artshep
Thu Aug 31, 2017 8:58 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 4
Replies: 93
Views: 5921

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 4

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2: Plead the 5th Avenue
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6: James Joyce Kilmer
8: ? Donna Karen
10: This land is my/your land of milk and honey

3: Rhianna
6:
9: Florence
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by artshep
Mon Aug 28, 2017 12:53 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 1
Replies: 97
Views: 5840

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 1

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2: Obama
4: Bob Dylan
6: Shaw
8: MLK Jr.
10:

3: Skull
6: Merchant of Venice
9: Henry VIII
12: Titus Andronicus
15:
by artshep
Sun Aug 27, 2017 9:57 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 4, Day 6
Replies: 92
Views: 5526

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 4, Day 6

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2: Michael Jordan
4: Olajuwon
6: Isaiah Thomas
8: Sampson
10: Lakers

3: Photons
6: Heisenberg
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12: Planck
15:
by artshep
Thu Aug 24, 2017 10:42 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 4, Day 4
Replies: 95
Views: 5500

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 4, Day 4

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2: LOL
4: Aqueous solution
6: Special Victims Unit
8: et al.
10: viz.

3:
6:
9: Calamari
12: Cardinal
15:
by artshep
Mon Aug 21, 2017 8:32 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 4, Day 1
Replies: 97
Views: 5642

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 4, Day 1

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2: The Simpsons
4: Mitsubishi
6: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
8: Development
10: Henry

3: resold/red
6: console/cone
9: solace/ace
12: insolvent/invent
15:
by artshep
Fri Aug 18, 2017 8:46 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 3, Day 5
Replies: 97
Views: 5868

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 3, Day 5

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2: Pollination
4: Africanized honeybee
6: Apiary
8: Bumblebee
10:

3: Queen Elizabeth II
6: Red
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15:
by artshep
Thu Aug 17, 2017 10:21 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 3, Day 4
Replies: 96
Views: 5632

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 3, Day 4

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2: August
4:
6: Adroit
8:
10:

3: FDR
6: Buchanan
9: Putting a man on the moon
12: Cleveland
15:
by artshep
Wed Aug 16, 2017 4:34 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 3, Day 3
Replies: 98
Views: 5046

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 3, Day 3

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2: Heller
4: catch-all
6: Giants
8: John
10:

3: Covey
6: Muster
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by artshep
Wed Aug 16, 2017 9:25 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 3, Day 2
Replies: 104
Views: 5675

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 3, Day 2

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2: Etch a sketch
4: Yo-yo
6: GI Joe
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10:

3: Remote control
6: Ultra-high frequency
9: Amplitude and frequency-modulation
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by artshep
Sat Aug 12, 2017 9:46 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 2, Day 6
Replies: 104
Views: 5932

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 2, Day 6

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2: Libel
4: Daley
6: Mounds
8: (you give love a) Bad Name
10: Zakariah and ??

3: Sputnik
6: 220
9: Galileo
12: Monitoring ice levels
15: Iridium
by artshep
Fri Aug 11, 2017 12:04 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 2, Day 5
Replies: 105
Views: 5683

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 2, Day 5

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2: Macy's
4: Ford
6: Pandora
8: Zillow
10: US Steel

3: Devil Tower
6: Dolly Parton
9: Phoenix
12: Bismarck
15: Daniel Webster
by artshep
Thu Aug 10, 2017 9:13 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 2, Day 4
Replies: 108
Views: 5871

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 2, Day 4

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2: seniority
4: Senegal
6: Seneca Falls
8: sentience
10:

3: 1492
6: Guarnaca
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15: Visigoths
by artshep
Mon Jun 05, 2017 7:18 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, June 5, 2017 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 89
Views: 8829

Re: Monday, June 5, 2017 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

Had trouble with the wording of this clue: CHERRY COUNTY, WHICH BORDERS SOUTH DAKOTA ON THE NORTH, IS THIS STATE'S LARGEST COUNTY, EXCEEDING CONNECTICUT IN AREA. I read the clue as referring to South Dakota's northern border, not Cherry County's northern border. Are there any grammatical guidelines...
by artshep
Mon Jun 05, 2017 5:34 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, June 5, 2017 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 89
Views: 8829

Re: Monday, June 5, 2017 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

Had trouble with the wording of this clue: CHERRY COUNTY, WHICH BORDERS SOUTH DAKOTA ON THE NORTH, IS THIS STATE'S LARGEST COUNTY, EXCEEDING CONNECTICUT IN AREA. I read the clue as referring to South Dakota's northern border, not Cherry County's northern border. Are there any grammatical guidelines ...