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by Wpwells
Fri Jun 22, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, June 22, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 31
Views: 570

Re: Friday, June 22, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

1958 suspense led me to Hitchcock, and at that point I just started thinking of Hitchcock titles until I landed on one that sounded right. 5/5
by Wpwells
Thu Jun 21, 2018 6:25 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, June 21, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 27
Views: 744

Re: Thursday, June 21, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

So...I hesitated because I knew the largest city on the Indian Ocean would be Perth, but I thought it was third, not fourth. I went with it in the end, though. 4/4
by Wpwells
Wed Jun 20, 2018 7:54 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, June 20, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 28
Views: 856

Re: Wednesday, June 20, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

Missed the question about this symphony at Geek Bowl. Thought of Haydn based on the year and got to the Surprise Symphony as a piece with a distinctive feature. 3/3
by Wpwells
Tue Jun 19, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, June 19, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 65
Views: 1539

Re: Tuesday, June 19, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

Reporters surprised in 1948 = Dewey defeats Truman. Now which one would’ve sent a congratulatory telegram? Dewey! 2/2
by Wpwells
Mon Jun 18, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: FJs for the 6/11/18 week
Replies: 24
Views: 577

Re: FJs for the 6/11/18 week

:mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :( :mrgreen:
:( :mrgreen: :(

Sackbut would’ve been enough
Read Charlotte’s Web and watched both movie adaptations
Seen Lion King both on film and on stage
by Wpwells
Mon Jun 18, 2018 7:16 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: LearnedLeague 77 - Official Thread
Replies: 260
Views: 6123

Re: LearnedLeague 77 - Official Thread

I’ll be posting a lot of recaps on Friday when I get back into town from the College World Series!
by Wpwells
Mon Jun 18, 2018 7:15 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, June 18, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 50
Views: 1411

Re: Monday, June 18, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

Liquid filled and agitator got me there. 1/1 in this new week
by Wpwells
Fri Jun 15, 2018 5:55 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, June 15, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 49
Views: 1418

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: 260
Views: 6123

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: 260
Views: 6123

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: 1653

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: 260
Views: 6123

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: 2217
Views: 236513

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: 1160

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: 260
Views: 6123

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: 1460

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: 1803

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: 1057

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: 260
Views: 6123

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: 260
Views: 6123

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...