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by Wpwells
Fri Jun 15, 2018 5:55 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, June 15, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 46
Views: 1006

Re: Friday, June 15, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

I had to flip the coin between Resurrection and Ascension. I ended up with ascension because I know that’s what Catholics call it and also Ascension Island tickled something for me.
by Wpwells
Fri Jun 15, 2018 1:18 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: LearnedLeague 77 - Official Thread
Replies: 216
Views: 4421

Re: LearnedLeague 77 - Official Thread

"Thug" was easier if you remember Temple of Doom - the Thuggee cult and their worship of Kali was prominent in that film. There's a poll on the LL forum asking how everyone got this one. It was all Tupac's "Thug Life" for me. I went as far as writing down possible answers including cabal, assassin,...
by Wpwells
Fri Jun 15, 2018 9:19 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: LearnedLeague 77 - Official Thread
Replies: 216
Views: 4421

Re: LearnedLeague 77 - Official Thread

MD11 Recap Opponent: WeimannP Result: L 6(4) - 9(6) :( Record: 6-2-3 Rundle Rank: 3 Question 1: From April 1983 to July 1985, a tennis duo—who won 20 career doubles Grand Slam titles together—went on a record-setting streak of 109 matches without a defeat. Name either of these women, both members o...
by Wpwells
Thu Jun 14, 2018 12:12 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, June 14, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 66
Views: 1288

Re: Thursday, June 14, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

Another Libra here. I figured those were the strings of the scale.
by Wpwells
Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:21 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: LearnedLeague 77 - Official Thread
Replies: 216
Views: 4421

Re: LearnedLeague 77 - Official Thread

MD10 Recap Opponent: RaffaelliJ Result: L 4(4) - 5(4) :( Record: 6-1-3 Rundle Rank: 2 Question 1: A lunatic hypnotist, his carnival somnambulist, and various asylum inmates (who may not be what they appear) are central to the plot of what 1920 horror film and classic of German Expressionism? Though...
by Wpwells
Wed Jun 13, 2018 2:59 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Timing of Audition Invite Emails
Replies: 2199
Views: 233638

Re: Timing of Audition Invite Emails

BigDaddyMatty wrote:
Wed Jun 13, 2018 1:07 pm
No one has seen anything for Memphis yet, correct?
I hope not!
by Wpwells
Wed Jun 13, 2018 1:55 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 32
Views: 968

Re: Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

Disney movie based on Hamlet = Lion King. 3/3
by Wpwells
Wed Jun 13, 2018 9:14 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: LearnedLeague 77 - Official Thread
Replies: 216
Views: 4421

Re: LearnedLeague 77 - Official Thread

MD9 Recap Opponent: NealB Result: W 8(5) - 7(5) :mrgreen: Record: 6-0-3 Rundle Rank: 1(!!!!!) Question 1: Bill and Hillary Clinton were among the co-founders in 1978 of what corporation, which would finally be dissolved fourteen years later? Thought Process: Oh cool, this was an instaget. Answer: W...
by Wpwells
Tue Jun 12, 2018 3:06 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, June 12, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 45
Views: 1204

Re: Tuesday, June 12, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

Good final question. My grandfather is from Maine (so I knew that Charlotte's Web's inspiration was in Maine), and my grandmother loved Charlotte's Web, so this was an instaget. 2/2
by Wpwells
Tue Jun 12, 2018 10:57 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, June 11, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 65
Views: 1535

Re: Monday, June 11, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

Easy FJ! Didn't even need the TOM because In knew sackbut. 1/1
by Wpwells
Tue Jun 12, 2018 10:20 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: FJs for the 6/4/18 week
Replies: 51
Views: 823

Re: FJs for the 6/4/18 week

:mrgreen: :( :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
:mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
by Wpwells
Tue Jun 12, 2018 10:09 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: LearnedLeague 77 - Official Thread
Replies: 216
Views: 4421

Re: LearnedLeague 77 - Official Thread

MD8 Recap Opponent: LangeS Result: W 9(6) - 6(5) :mrgreen: Record: 5-0-3 Rundle Rank: 2 Question 1: What musician and 27-time Grammy winner (a record co-holder among living artists) is the leader of the bluegrass music band Union Station? Thought Process: This is one of those things I've learned fr...
by Wpwells
Tue Jun 12, 2018 9:53 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: LearnedLeague 77 - Official Thread
Replies: 216
Views: 4421

Re: LearnedLeague 77 - Official Thread

MD7 Recap Opponent: GranovskiyB Result: W 5(3) - 2(3) :mrgreen: Record: 4-0-3 Rundle Rank: 2 Question 1: The initial volume of The Grammatical Institute of the English Language, which later came to be known as The American Spelling Book and subsequently The Elementary Spelling Book, was the earlies...
by Wpwells
Tue Jun 12, 2018 9:36 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: LearnedLeague 77 - Official Thread
Replies: 216
Views: 4421

Re: LearnedLeague 77 - Official Thread

econgator wrote:
Fri Jun 08, 2018 6:52 pm
Wpwells wrote:
Fri Jun 08, 2018 12:47 pm
and I don't have much time left.
??

Unless it's nearing the submission deadline/you have to go somewhere, you have all the time you need.
I personally do a two-minute challenge.
by Wpwells
Fri Jun 08, 2018 2:20 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, June 8, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 34
Views: 1208

Re: Friday, June 8, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

1926 British stories that take place in a forest. Winnie-the-Pooh in Hundred Acre Wood. That's 4/5 for the week.
by Wpwells
Fri Jun 08, 2018 12:47 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: LearnedLeague 77 - Official Thread
Replies: 216
Views: 4421

Re: LearnedLeague 77 - Official Thread

MD6 Recap Opponent: PoserinaJ Result: W 7(5) - 2(3) :mrgreen: Record: 3-0-3 Rundle Rank: 2 Question 1: Pictured here is a typical scene from what currently running television series, a reboot of a series that ran from 1985 to 1992? Thought Process: Oh no. I don't know this one. I'll come back to it...
by Wpwells
Fri Jun 08, 2018 10:58 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 381 - Animals - FINAL STANDINGS
Replies: 90
Views: 2323

Re: TD 381 - Animals - Standings thru Q11

11. OBLIGATORY SPORTS QUESTION – Name an NHL or NFL team named for an animal Q11 ANSWERS Um RTFQ? :) Wrong answers – 10 points MLB Detroit Tigers immaf St. Louis Cardinals wpwells NFL Current: Winnipeg Jets Atlanta Thrashers — Singleton! TheTabbyWhisperer There was a St. Louis Cardinals NFL franchi...
by Wpwells
Thu Jun 07, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, June 7, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 39
Views: 1068

Re: Thursday, June 7, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

OntarioQuizzer wrote:
Thu Jun 07, 2018 5:20 pm
Anyone want to set an o/u on the number of Prince fans who will get Upset Online that the show accepted "Party Like It's 1999" because they don't know the show's rules?
lim x^2
x -> +inf
by Wpwells
Thu Jun 07, 2018 2:19 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, June 7, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 39
Views: 1068

Re: Thursday, June 7, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

I took Avibus to bird to ornithology. 3/4!
by Wpwells
Thu Jun 07, 2018 9:25 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: LearnedLeague 77 - Official Thread
Replies: 216
Views: 4421

Re: LearnedLeague 77 - Official Thread

MD5 Recap Opponent: McAuleyK Result: T 9(6) - 9(6) ;) Record: 2-0-3 Rundle Rank: 6 Question 1: Pawns, chips, stones, nips, discs, pips, counters, checkers, men, and draughts are different names for the fifteen pieces (per player) in what game, where the object is to bear off these pieces before one...