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by nserven
Thu Jun 13, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2019 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 340
Views: 18148

Re: 2019 Current Events Study Guide

Tonight's Tigers-Royals game is the first MLB game played in Nebraska (TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, site of the College World Series).
by nserven
Wed Jun 05, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, June 4, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 97
Views: 3757

Re: Tuesday, June 4, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

But I did find it interesting that Emma chose to stick with a single category for her first 5 picks, running a category from the bottom up to start the J! round. I think that was the first time in a long while we heard applause for running a category. James probably "ran" a few, but never in the tr...
by nserven
Mon Jun 03, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, May 31, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 42
Views: 2648

Re: Friday, May 31, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Only recognized Randy from the list, but I did know of another Oscar-nominated David Newman, that being the co-screenwriter (of Bonnie and Clyde, with Robert Benton).
by nserven
Tue Apr 30, 2019 7:56 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Rule Change Effective 4/29/19 - No More FJ! Shout-Outs
Replies: 49
Views: 2956

Re: Rule Change Effective 4/29/19 - No More FJ! Shout-Outs

I won’t miss the shout-outs, but I can’t think of a single instance when one was almost misinterpreted as part of the response.
by nserven
Thu Apr 11, 2019 8:57 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Online Test Recap & Discussion (Central), April 10, 2019
Replies: 109
Views: 3728

Re: Online Test Recap & Discussion (Central), April 10, 2019

VAdame wrote:
Wed Apr 10, 2019 10:52 pm
Missed:
Kendrick Lamar, said Drake. Hey, Drake, "Duck"worth...makes sense!
I made this exact same mistake, same reasoning.

43 out of 50, for real. I thought Tuesday's test (off the video) was harder (37 right).
by nserven
Sat Feb 23, 2019 8:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, February 19, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 62
Views: 2236

Re: Tuesday, February 19, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Did anyone notice the non-standard grammar choice on the category title ALEX' BUCKET LIST ? I cannot find a single style guide that suggests it is proper to drop the S on a possessive for a word ending in X. In fact, they all suggest that the S is not optional. Surprised that Jeopardy's writers wou...
by nserven
Mon Feb 18, 2019 2:19 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: FJ Poll for 2/8/2019
Replies: 17
Views: 529

Re: FJ Poll for 2/8/2019

The line quoted from the play (“bodies soft & weak...but that our...hearts should well agree with our external parts?)" made me think of wild desires needing to be tamed, I guess. It was the first answer I thought of and none of the options presented anything that fit better than that.
by nserven
Fri Feb 15, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, February 14, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 35
Views: 1545

Re: Thursday, February 14, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Though I understand that "pope" = "pontiff" was an important part of the clue, any chance they accept "proselytizing" for "pontificating?"
by nserven
Sat Feb 09, 2019 10:39 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: FJs for the 2/4/19 week
Replies: 37
Views: 1307

Re: FJs for the 2/4/19 week

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

Transcontinental Railroad. Taming of the Shrew was a guess.
by nserven
Tue Oct 30, 2018 1:01 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, October 29, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 35
Views: 1742

Re: Monday, October 29, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

For the Atari game with the same name as a Shakespeare play, I said Othello, which was made for the 2600 (but I don't think it used the rotating controller).
by nserven
Wed Aug 15, 2018 11:43 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3
Replies: 84
Views: 2375

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

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2. New York City
4. skee-ball
6. Water World
8. CLAM
10. Y

3. George Wallace
6. Jerry Brown
9. Illinois
12. Kasich
15. New Jersey
by nserven
Tue Aug 14, 2018 8:56 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 2
Replies: 86
Views: 3132

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 2

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2. manual transmission
4. Coca-Cola Classic
6. analog clocks
8. disposable batteries
10. conventional oven

3. It’s a Wonderful Life of Pi
6. A Clockwork Orange Is the New Black
9. Sister Carrie Bradshaw
12. Dressed to Kill a Mockingbird
15. Rabbit Run … CLAM.
by nserven
Mon Aug 13, 2018 7:07 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 1
Replies: 85
Views: 2863

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 1

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2. surge
4. ruse
6. rebus
8. berg
10. burse

3. AT & T / Time Warner
6. DMV
9. IKEA
12. Keurig
15. cymbals
by nserven
Sun Aug 12, 2018 10:55 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 2, Day 6
Replies: 85
Views: 3002

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

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2. caste
4. tea
6. Calcutta
8. CLAM
10. CLAM

3. Piper
6. Pirates
9. Pungent
12. CLAM
15. Patina
by nserven
Sun Aug 12, 2018 10:50 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 2, Day 5
Replies: 85
Views: 3474

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

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2. Saturday
4. Autotune
6. Glee
8. CLAM
10. CLAM

3. Iron
6. EPA
9. CLAM
12. stratosphere
15. CLAM
by nserven
Thu Aug 09, 2018 10:11 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 2, Day 4
Replies: 90
Views: 3545

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 2, Day 4

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2. Comet
4. Javelin
6. Aspen
8. CLAM
10. CLAM

3. Animal House
6. Jack Nicholson
9. CLAM
12. Bill Paxton
15. Crazy, Stupid, Love
by nserven
Thu Aug 09, 2018 9:54 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 2, Day 3
Replies: 92
Views: 3005

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 2, Day 3

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2. trimester
4. As You Like It
6. bargaining
8. Masters and Johnson
10. CLAM

3. The owl and the pussycat
6. CLAM
9. CLAM
12. walked
15. CLAM
by nserven
Tue Aug 07, 2018 5:00 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 2, Day 2
Replies: 94
Views: 3004

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

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2. Benjamin Franklin
4. The Statue of Liberty
6. CLAM
8. philately
10. CLAM

3. CLAM
6. Abraham
9. Friday
12. CLAM
15. CLAM
by nserven
Mon Aug 06, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 2, Day 1
Replies: 94
Views: 3305

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 2, Day 1

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2. Fred Rogers
4. George Foreman
6. Omarosa
8. CLAM
10. CLAM

3. neon
6. maim
9. grog
12. eave
15. fief