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by mennoknight
Mon Nov 20, 2017 10:49 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Learned League 75 - Official Thread
Replies: 174
Views: 2814

Re: Learned League 75 - Official Thread

As a pedant, I must point out that a strawberry is technically a cluster or aggregate of achenes, and not actually a berry.
by mennoknight
Fri Nov 17, 2017 1:03 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Learned League 75 - Official Thread
Replies: 174
Views: 2814

Re: Learned League 75 - Official Thread

I hope it was just 12 questions about the Monster Mash's original lyrics. I'm in a meeting and bored and looking around the web and just got a dirty look because I did a poor job of stopping myself from laughing out loud. Nice one. "Scary Love was the subtitle of the 6th version of WHAT SONG by Leo...
by mennoknight
Fri Nov 17, 2017 12:48 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Learned League 75 - Official Thread
Replies: 174
Views: 2814

Re: Learned League 75 - Official Thread

I hope it was just 12 questions about the Monster Mash's original lyrics.
by mennoknight
Thu Nov 16, 2017 3:48 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Learned League 75 - Official Thread
Replies: 174
Views: 2814

Re: Learned League 75 - Official Thread

Rankin was a name I picked up during my J! studying...pictured Rankin Inlet just letting in a whole slew of female politicians wearing Joe Montana jerseys.
by mennoknight
Tue Nov 14, 2017 8:01 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Learned League 75 - Official Thread
Replies: 174
Views: 2814

Re: Learned League 75 - Official Thread

The Bloody Mary one wasn't a history question for me, it was simply knowing that sanguine meant something to do with blood. Also, falafel is good.
by mennoknight
Sun Nov 12, 2017 8:39 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Learned League 75 - Official Thread
Replies: 174
Views: 2814

Re: Learned League 75 - Official Thread

What I love about being in A Pacific is losing to RutterB.
by mennoknight
Thu Nov 09, 2017 3:11 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: The Official TPH Education Thread (POTENTIAL GAME DAY SPOILERS)
Replies: 1905
Views: 103333

Re: The Official TPH Education Thread (POTENTIAL GAME DAY SPOILERS)

I feel like this is just performance art now
by mennoknight
Fri Oct 27, 2017 10:58 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Learned League 74 - Official Thread
Replies: 795
Views: 21153

Re: Learned League 74 - Official Thread

Congrats to the boardies doing well in the 1Ds! I'm crashing and burning on nearly every one. I've overthought so many questions since the regular season has ended, but I'm having a lot of fun watching others kick butt. Indeed. Does TomK win everything, or does it just seem that way? congrats! He's...
by mennoknight
Fri Oct 20, 2017 1:47 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: The Official TPH Education Thread (POTENTIAL GAME DAY SPOILERS)
Replies: 1905
Views: 103333

Re: The Official TPH Education Thread (POTENTIAL GAME DAY SPOILERS)

TenPoundHammer wrote:
Fri Oct 20, 2017 1:10 pm
So the gist of what I'm getting is to just guess. I will therefore write down "what is McMomface" every time because it's a guess and it has a better chance of being right than a blank does.
it took 82 pages...but YES!
by mennoknight
Wed Oct 11, 2017 2:30 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Learned League 74 - Official Thread
Replies: 795
Views: 21153

Re: Learned League 74 - Official Thread

I got it right by guessing a country in the middle east without listening to the song. I'm getting brained on all of these MLs.
by mennoknight
Thu Sep 28, 2017 10:38 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Learned League 74 - Official Thread
Replies: 795
Views: 21153

Re: Learned League 74 - Official Thread

I think I'm just gonna keep bouncing between A and B Pacific for the rest of my life. Looking forward to winning 3 games in A again next season.
by mennoknight
Wed Sep 20, 2017 6:44 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, September 19, 2017 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 58
Views: 1925

Re: Tuesday, September 19, 2017 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

I suspect he did. As I recall, it was Rick Knutsen (posting as ricfran) who came up with the name. Yes, Ken first appeared on the Sony board, as I recall, early in his run, and admitted to having been lurking a while. A bottle of Crown Royal whisky comes in a useful purple pouch. They stopped the p...
by mennoknight
Wed Sep 13, 2017 11:18 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Learned League 74 - Official Thread
Replies: 795
Views: 21153

Re: Learned League 74 - Official Thread

I am proud to get the monopsony question from dim memories of my college economics class without the TOM at the end of the question, although the TOM did give me confirmation that I was right. :D That was one of my proudest gets, too. First I listed what letters the "multinational corporation" coul...
by mennoknight
Fri Aug 04, 2017 9:23 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 1, Day 5
Replies: 109
Views: 2109

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

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2: thoroughbred
4: dodecahedron
6: clam
8: estheticians
10: supercilious
3: amino acids
6: ampere
9: anabolism
12: apoptosis
15: anaphase
by mennoknight
Thu Aug 03, 2017 3:32 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 1, Day 4
Replies: 114
Views: 2154

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

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2: conscription
4: sherman
6: Fremont
8: clam
10: clam
3: Mexico
6: High Jump
9: black gloves
12: south africa
15:George Foreman
by mennoknight
Wed Aug 02, 2017 9:44 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 1, Day 3
Replies: 118
Views: 2301

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 1, Day 3

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2: Heath Ledger
4: Spiderman
6: Gal Godot
8: The Incredibles
10: Ant Man
3: Guy Ritchie
6: French Open
9: Linus
12: Clam
15: William and Mary
by mennoknight
Tue Aug 01, 2017 12:26 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 1, Day 2
Replies: 123
Views: 2542

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 1, Day 2

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2: pasteurization
4: D
6: qwik
8: mammary
10: macchiato
3: orwell
6: george elliot
9: carroll
12: Ellis Bell
15: madame bovary
by mennoknight
Mon Jul 31, 2017 12:27 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 1, Day 1
Replies: 124
Views: 2633

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

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2: dr jekyll and mr hyde
4: quark
6: alabama
8: should i stay or should i go
10: joseph and the amazing technicolour dreamcoat

3: kneejerk
6: breast stroke + backstroke
9: backbone
12: city of big shoulders
15: loose lips sink ships
by mennoknight
Mon Jul 31, 2017 10:34 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 350 - Bible Culture (Final results)
Replies: 40
Views: 2054

Re: TD 350 - Bible Culture (Final results)

Backyardigans rules. If it's TV time, I am suggesting that to my kids 99% of the time.

Great game, and if I could read properly (mistook the Pianist for the Piano...durrr), I coulda been a contender.
by mennoknight
Tue Jul 25, 2017 8:34 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 349 - Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 42
Views: 2213

Re: TD 349 - Random Trivia - Final Scores

Fun game, but man, I'm awful at this.