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by nserven
Thu Apr 05, 2018 10:58 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: ODD-TITLED TOP 40 HITS [SPOILERS] 3/30 category
Replies: 34
Views: 1095

Re: ODD-TITLED TOP 40 HITS [SPOILERS] 3/30 category

I own the 90s Carpenters tribute album that includes Babes in Toyland's cover of "Calling Occupants" as well as (more famously) Sonic Youth's rendition of "Superstar."
by nserven
Fri Mar 16, 2018 11:08 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: An Analysis of the Difficulty of the Recent Online Tests
Replies: 31
Views: 1772

Re: An Analysis of the Difficulty of the Recent Online Tests

Tues: 43
Wed: 43 (for real)
Thur: 45
by nserven
Sun Mar 04, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Pop Culture/Current Events Practice Test
Replies: 12
Views: 645

Re: Pop Culture/Current Events Practice Test

Thank you so much for this.
by nserven
Sat Feb 03, 2018 10:21 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Football Category Poll (2/1/18 SPOILERS)
Replies: 63
Views: 2618

Re: Football Category Poll (2/1/18 SPOILERS)

I said "Purple Curtain" for the $1,000 clue.
by nserven
Sat Feb 03, 2018 10:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday FJ (and one Thursday) extended poll
Replies: 35
Views: 1242

Re: Wednesday FJ (and one Thursday) extended poll

I called out the response as soon as the map flashed on screen. The Oregon + Idaho thing was something I had already noticed some time ago.
by nserven
Sat Feb 03, 2018 9:40 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, February 2, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 71
Views: 4485

Re: Friday, February 2, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

I’m sure both are in use, but I have an acquaintance who pronounces her son Xavier’s name egg-ZAY-vee-er rather than ZAY-vee-er (and I know this because I’ve been corrected on it). How is the university pronounced?
by nserven
Thu Feb 01, 2018 9:06 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, January 30, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 86
Views: 4304

Re: Tuesday, January 30, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

I get the Worst FJ Response Award today with Mary Poppins. :lol: and I'll raise you a Superman. :? I skipped right past the category, so I came up with ... Jonathan Livingston Seagull. Top that! I went with Atticus Finch, which is at least equally silly. I'm loving all these guesses. They all have ...
by nserven
Sun Jan 28, 2018 11:13 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, January 26, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 46
Views: 2407

Re: Friday, January 26, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

I said Amelia Bedelia (introduced in 1963), my hunch being it was someone with an amusing first & last name already known. Pippi occurred to me, but nothing in the clue struck me as Swedish, as I missed the -daughter/-dottir connection that others have astutely made here.
by nserven
Sun Jan 28, 2018 11:02 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 64
Views: 2913

Re: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

Apparently while PCH is still in business, its rival, American Family Publishers, for which it was often confused, is no longer: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Family_Publishers It was AFP for whom Ed McMahon was spokeman, giving birth to the trope of him showing up to your house with a big ...
by nserven
Sun Jan 07, 2018 2:24 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, January 4, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 55
Views: 2809

Re: Thursday, January 4, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

Another checkered flag + France = Le Mans here.
by nserven
Sun Dec 10, 2017 1:46 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: FJs for the 12/4/17 week
Replies: 30
Views: 1652

Re: FJs for the 12/4/17 week

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

Treaty of Ghent signing (1814), Claire Danes.
by nserven
Tue Aug 22, 2017 9:49 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 4, Day 2
Replies: 97
Views: 3258

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

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2. Hamilton
4. New Brunswick
6. Orange
8. CLAM
10. Union

3. The Hunger Games
6. Laura Ingalls Wilder
9. CLAM
12. Braun ?
15. CLAM
by nserven
Mon Aug 21, 2017 9:03 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 4, Day 1
Replies: 97
Views: 3193

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. CLAM
10. Henry

3. resold / red
6. console / cone
9. solace / ace
12. insolvent / invent
15. resolve / reve
by nserven
Mon Aug 21, 2017 9:00 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 3, Day 6
Replies: 94
Views: 3396

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 3, Day 6

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2. Panama
4. Australia
6. Sea of Galilee
8. South China Sea
10. Bering Sea

3. Sherlock Holmes
6. Pride and Prejudice
9. Miss Marple
12. CLAM
15. CLAM
by nserven
Mon Aug 21, 2017 8:55 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 3, Day 5
Replies: 97
Views: 3760

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

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2. pollenization
4. killer bee
6. apiary
8. bumblebees
10. arthropoda

3. Queen Elizabeth II
6. blue
9. Spock
12. CLAM
15. insulin
by nserven
Thu Aug 17, 2017 12:16 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 3, Day 4
Replies: 96
Views: 3498

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

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2. CLAM
4. assonance
6. adroit
8. acquiesce
10. CLAM

3. Franklin Roosevelt
6. James Buchanan
9. putting a man on the moon
12. CLAM
15. CLAM
by nserven
Thu Aug 17, 2017 12:03 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 3, Day 3
Replies: 98
Views: 3251

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

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2. Joseph Heller
4. catch as catch can
6. New York Giants
8. John
10. Catch Us If You Can

3. Covey
6. muster
9. flight
12. CLAM
15. CLAM
by nserven
Thu Aug 17, 2017 11:59 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 3, Day 2
Replies: 104
Views: 3364

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

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2. Etch-a-Sketch
4. yo-yo
6. G. I. Joe
8. labyrinth
10. Speak 'N Spell

3. remote control
6. ultra high frequency
9. amplitude modulation and frequency modulation
12. CLAM
15. CLAM
by nserven
Mon Aug 14, 2017 6:36 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 3, Day 1
Replies: 102
Views: 3282

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

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2. open door
4. street smart
6. dress rehearsal
8. mountain pass
10. safety razor

3. Raymond Burr
6. Doris Day
9. Kim Novak
12. CLAM
15. CLAM
by nserven
Sat Aug 12, 2017 1:34 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 2, Day 6
Replies: 104
Views: 3269

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. Zachariah & Zechariah

3. Sputnik
6. 22000
9. Cassini Space Probe
12. CLAM
15. CLAM