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by gamawire
Sun Jun 21, 2020 6:17 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 447 - Grab Bag (Final Standings)
Replies: 32
Views: 1287

Re: TD 447 - Grab Bag (Final Standings)

That's three good finishes for me in a row - really scared about the next one!!

Anyway - thanks for the fun game, threearruda, and congrats on the back-to-back wins, BrigadierSolo13!
by gamawire
Sun Jun 07, 2020 7:21 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 446 - Random Trivia Quiz - Final Scores
Replies: 22
Views: 1455

Re: TD 446 - Random Trivia Quiz - Final Scores

Two good showings for me in a row - I must be getting better at this! :lol: :lol:

Seriously, though - thanks for the fun game, and congrats to this week's winners!
by gamawire
Sat May 23, 2020 3:51 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 445 - Prime Time [Final results]
Replies: 33
Views: 1915

Re: TD 445 - Prime Time [Final results]

13. Bonus #2: Give the total number (All 5 leagues together) of MLB, MLS, NBA, NFL and NHL teams that were scheduled to play in 2020. [Correct answer = -2] MLB (30) + MLS (26) + NBA (30) + NFL (32) + NHL (31) = 149 WRONG ANSWERS = 0 Gamawire (150) And the co-champions… 1. merica - 31 1. Gamawire - ...
by gamawire
Fri May 22, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 445 - Prime Time [Final results]
Replies: 33
Views: 1915

Re: TD 445 - Prime Time [Q8-Q10 revealed]

STANDINGS AFTER Q10 1. Gamawire - 24 2. BrigadierSolo13 - 26 2. Peachbox - 26 2. MattKnowles - 26 5. merica - 27 6. MarkBarrett - 28 6. Shaquebanisa - 28 6. True North - 28 9. threearruda - 29 9. econgator - 29 11. ParrotRob - 30 11. NYCScribbler - 30 11. heppm01 - 30 11. classicroadster - 30 15. c...
by gamawire
Wed Mar 11, 2020 10:47 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 441 - Vermont (Final Standings)
Replies: 36
Views: 9776

Re: TD 441 - Vermont (Q3-Q4 Revealed)

squarekara wrote:
Wed Mar 11, 2020 10:29 am
I qualified to compete in the new Speed Sheeping event in the next Olympics! See you in Tokyo!
I am ready for the competition - bring it on!
by gamawire
Thu Feb 06, 2020 12:40 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2020 Jeopardy North American Audition Tour
Replies: 149
Views: 32961

Re: 2020 Jeopardy North American Audition Tour

36, Baltimore
by gamawire
Sun Feb 02, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Online Test Recap & Discussion (Pacific), January 30, 2020
Replies: 91
Views: 13015

Re: Online Test Recap & Discussion (Pacific), January 30, 2020

Somewhere in the 42-45 range for me, depending on the judges’ generosity (Shallows, just Gregory, and Social Insurance). This one seemed pretty literature-heavy to me - 9/50 questions by my count (10 if you count Twilight) I actually did an analysis a few years back, and all of the tests I looked a...
by gamawire
Thu Jan 16, 2020 4:56 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 437 - 2019 in Review (Bonuses and final standings revealed)
Replies: 55
Views: 5614

Re: TD 437 - 2019 in Review (Q9 revealed)

Q9. Artist/band required . In November, nominations for the Grammy Awards (ceremony on January 26, 2020) were released. Name an artist or band nominated in the "Best New Artist" category. As a hint, below are some songs released by each artist/band in 2019. Colors Bad Guy, Everything I Wanted Panin...
by gamawire
Mon Dec 02, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, November 26, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 61
Views: 4352

Re: Tuesday, November 26, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

TenPoundHammer wrote:
Tue Nov 26, 2019 9:22 pm
So am I the only one who doesn't think of "deal" as a one-syllable word?
We definitely agreed with you at my house, especially when Alex clearly pronounced it with two syllables.
by gamawire
Thu Sep 05, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 429 - All Music (FINAL STANDINGS)
Replies: 50
Views: 6799

Re: TD 429 - All Music (Second Quarter Standings Revealed)

I've been around TD's long enough to not get too annoyed when what I think is a really good answer turns out to be a (mega-)sheep. But "Marty Robbins".... really? Of course that was still better than the other "really good answer" I considered: Lee Hazlewood and Nancy Sinatra, who had a pretty big ...
by gamawire
Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:28 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 36
Views: 4711

Re: TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia - Final Scores

Ooh, a podium appearance - my fall was not as drastic as usual!

Thanks for the fun game, and congrats to my fellow podiumites.
by gamawire
Wed Aug 28, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia - Final Scores
Replies: 36
Views: 4711

Re: TD 428 - Short Quiz on Random Trivia - Scores through First Bonus

My scholarship on women in the military on film is serving me well so far - True Colors: The Nancy Wake Story is a made-for-TV Australian film about her (she was actually in the British Wrens and attached to the SOE), and Seven Beauties is an Italian film that features a woman in the German Army. I ...
by gamawire
Mon Aug 12, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 427 - Crazy Eights (Final results)
Replies: 37
Views: 3890

Re: TD 427 - Crazy Eights (Final results)

Ironhorse wrote:
Mon Aug 12, 2019 1:11 pm
Thanks for hosting!

If there's any interest, I can put another one together.
There's always interest! Thanks for offering!
by gamawire
Fri Jul 05, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 425: O-H-I-O (Final Standings Posted!)
Replies: 76
Views: 7269

Re: Question 8: Ohio Sports

barandall800 wrote:
Tue Jul 02, 2019 3:11 pm
Name a major league sports franchise (NBA, NHL, NFL, MLB, or MLS) located in Ohio, or one of the venues they call home (16).

Wrong answers – 10 points
CUBS
gamawire
??? No clue what was going on here.

Thanks for the fun game, Brandon, and congrats to those on the podium!
by gamawire
Mon May 27, 2019 12:53 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 421 - Short and Sweet
Replies: 27
Views: 3387

Re: TD 421 - Short and Sweet

Final results: The also-rans: MattKnowles 27 spell4yr 27 threearruda 25 econgator 24 immaf 24 twelvefootboy 24 clt013 22 heppm01 22 xabe 21 ElendilPickle 19 MarkBarrett 19 xxaaaxx 19 Bmwhitehead2002 18 casketromance 18 squarekara 18 Ironhorse 17 mastercone 17 Peachbox 17 Kirbstar 16 ChexMix 15 Coach...
by gamawire
Mon May 27, 2019 12:49 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 421 - Short and Sweet
Replies: 27
Views: 3387

Re: TD 421 - Short and Sweet

6. Name a team that made the NBA playoffs this year. Even distribution on this one. No love for Texas or the obvious answer. Boston Celtics (3): immaf spell4yr threearruda Brooklyn Nets (3): jev15 mastercone xxaaaxx Portland Trailblazers (3): squarekara twelvefootboy xabe Toronoto Raptors (3): clt01...
by gamawire
Mon May 27, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 421 - Short and Sweet
Replies: 27
Views: 3387

Re: TD 421 - Short and Sweet

STANDINGS AFTER 5: floridagator 10 jev15 11 blueoncemoon 12 Coach P 12 SenseiCAY 12 ChexMix 13 Kirbstar 14 mastercone 14 Ironhorse 15 Peachbox 15 squarekara 15 Bmwhitehead2002 16 xxaaaxx 16 casketromance 17 MarkBarrett 17 ElendilPickle 18 xabe 18 clt013 19 heppm01 20 immaf 21 twelvefootboy 21 econga...
by gamawire
Mon May 27, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 421 - Short and Sweet
Replies: 27
Views: 3387

Re: TD 421 - Short and Sweet

5. Name a world capital that begins with the letter D. Djbouti, Djbouti (5): casketromance clt013 econgator spell4yr twelvefootboy Sheep (5): heppm01 Dhaka, Bangladesh (4): ElendilPickle jev15 Peachbox threearruda Doha, Qatar (4): immaf Ironhorse MarkBarrett MattKnowles Dakar, Senegal (2) blueoncemo...
by gamawire
Sun May 26, 2019 10:17 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 421 - Short and Sweet
Replies: 27
Views: 3387

Re: TD 421 - Short and Sweet

STANDING AFTER QUESTION 4: jev15 7 floridagator 8 blueoncemoon 10 ChexMix 11 Coach P 11 Ironhorse 11 Peachbox 11 SenseiCAY 11 casketromance 12 mastercone 12 Kirbstar 13 MarkBarrett 13 squarekara 13 Bmwhitehead2002 14 clt013 14 ElendilPickle 14 xxaaaxx 14 heppm01 15 twelvefootboy 16 xabe 16 econgator...