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by SwanShadow
Tue Sep 18, 2018 7:32 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Medal ceremony
Replies: 18
Views: 337

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Medal ceremony

Congratulations to the inimitable Schliemann, whom I figured would walk away with another championship, and did.

And I'll add mine to the chorus of thanks already expressed to rjaguar3 and the crew of writers and scorers who gifted us with yet another fun summer. You all rock!
by SwanShadow
Sat Sep 15, 2018 12:28 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 6
Replies: 28
Views: 357

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 6

ORGANIZATIONS 2: What are merit badges? 4: What is Phi Beta Kappa? 6: What are the Knights of Columbus? 8: What is Habitat for Humanity? 10: What is Toastmasters? ECONOMICS 3: What is a vacuum? 6: What is the CLAM curve? 9: What are risk and return? 12: What is preferred stock? 15: What is CLAM?
by SwanShadow
Fri Sep 14, 2018 1:13 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 5
Replies: 29
Views: 291

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 5

For the record, my money's on Schliemann. EDIBLE IDIOMS 2: What is "spill the beans"? 4: What is "a kettle of fish"? 6: What is the mustard? 8: What is "sleeps with the fishes"? 10: What is "how about those apples"? POTENT POTABLES 3: What is a mint julep? 6: What is lime juice? 9: What is pilsner? ...
by SwanShadow
Thu Sep 13, 2018 12:37 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 4
Replies: 29
Views: 298

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ADVERTISING 2: What is "Where's the Beef?" 4: What is a polar bear? 6: Who is Jonathan Goldsmith? 8: What is Clairol? 10: What is BMW? EUROPEAN HISTORY 3: Who are the Medici? 6: What is the Hanseatic League? 9: What is CLAM? (probably Russia or Poland... but which?) 12: What is Palermo? 15: Who is ...
by SwanShadow
Wed Sep 12, 2018 12:15 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 3
Replies: 29
Views: 311

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 3

YOU'VE GOT THE POWER "It was my understanding that there would be no math." 2: What is the 6th power? 4: What is the 2nd power? 6: What is the 9th power? 8: What is the -1 power? 10: What is the 3rd power? (rolling the dice on this one) GOING OUT WITH A BANG 3: What is Hit Me With Your Best Shot? 6...
by SwanShadow
Tue Sep 11, 2018 2:20 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 2
Replies: 28
Views: 299

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 2

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AMERICAN POETRY

2: What is "O Captain! My Captain!"

4: Who is Frost?

6: Who is CLAM?

8: What is "Daddy"?

10: Who is Williams?

THREE IN A ROW

3: What is bratwurst?

6: What is stupor?

9: What is CLAM?

12: What is rhinoplasty?

15: What is somnolence?
by SwanShadow
Tue Sep 11, 2018 12:14 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 1
Replies: 29
Views: 363

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AMENDMENTS IN THE SUPREME COURT

2: What are mobile phones?

4: What are minors?

6: Who is Plessy?

8: What is CLAM?

10: What is hate speech?

CLASSIC FILMS

3: What is It Happened One Night?

6: Who is Al Jolson?

9: What is Ben-Hur?

12: What is Rebecca?

15: What is The Lost Weekend?
by SwanShadow
Sat Sep 08, 2018 6:30 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 6, Day 6
Replies: 67
Views: 607

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

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U-R: THE CATEGORY

2: What is utter?

4: What is umber?

6: What is underwater?

8: What is unicolor?

10: What is ureter?

YOU ARE THE CATEGORY

3: What is Prinze?

6: Who is Elizabeth?

9: What is magnanimous?

12: Who is CLAM?

15: Who is Clifford Odets?
by SwanShadow
Fri Sep 07, 2018 1:48 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 6, Day 5
Replies: 68
Views: 626

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FOR THE BIRDS

2: What is the United States Fish and Wildlife Service?

4: What is an ibis?

6: What is a blind?

8: What is ornithology?

10: What is The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance?

HAMILTON

3: Who is Aaron Burr?

6: What is milk?

9: What is Miranda?

12: Who is Diggs?

15: Who is CLAM?
by SwanShadow
Thu Sep 06, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 6, Day 4
Replies: 70
Views: 667

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 6, Day 4

GAME SHOWS WITH MULTIPLE HOSTS 2: What is The Price is Right? 4: What is Wheel of Fortune? 6: What is Double Dare? 8: What is Pyramid? 10: What is Blockbusters? CLASSICAL MUSIC INSPIRED BY WATER 3: Who is Handel? 6: Who is Strauss? 9: Who is CLAM? 12: Who is CLAM? 15: Who is CLAM? (I'm tempted to W...
by SwanShadow
Wed Sep 05, 2018 2:26 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 6, Day 3
Replies: 69
Views: 642

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 6, Day 3

COLORFUL EYES 2: What is Red Eye? 4: What is Bunker Hill? 6: What is shiner? 8: Who is Toni Morrison? 10: What is Brown-Eyed Girl? TIME ZONES 3: What is Newfoundland? 6: What is Greenland? 9: What is Navajo Territory? 12: What are CLAM? (I'd guess it's China and... something.) 15: What are Sudan, S...
by SwanShadow
Tue Sep 04, 2018 1:31 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 6, Day 2
Replies: 72
Views: 752

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

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DWARF PLANETS

2: What is Ceres?

4: What is Eris?

6: What is Charon?

8: What is the Kuiper Belt?

10: What is Makemake?

ENDS WITH "ONE"

3: What is a stone?

6: What is a clone?

9: What is a tritone?

12: What is a xylophone?

15: What is an abalone?
by SwanShadow
Mon Sep 03, 2018 1:41 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 6, Day 1
Replies: 72
Views: 743

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 6, Day 1

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LOTTERIES

2: What is Powerball?

4: What is the United Kingdom?

6: Who is Thomas Jefferson?

8: What is CLAM?

10: Who is Shirley Jackson?

YOU ASKED FOR IT

3: What is The Big Lebowski?

6: What is scabbard?

9: What is 365?

12: What is CLAM?

15: What is Samoan?
by SwanShadow
Sat Sep 01, 2018 3:55 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 6
Replies: 70
Views: 812

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SUE'S CLUES

2: What is banning Manning?

4: What is Sundance entranced?

6: What is apocalyptic triptych?

8: What is CLAM?

10: What is CLAM?

CHANGES IN CHEMISTRY

3: What is carbon dioxide?

6: What is distillation?

9: What is ammonia?

12: What is CLAM?

15: What is activation?
by SwanShadow
Fri Aug 31, 2018 1:21 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5
Replies: 73
Views: 775

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COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES

2: What is Oxford?

4: What is Knoxville?

6: What is Howard?

8: What is Radcliffe?

10: What is Georgia?

THE DREADED OPERA CATEGORY

3: What is The Magic Flute?

6: Who is Tchaikovsky?

9: What is Turandot?

12: Who are CLAM and CLAM?

15: Who is CLAM?
by SwanShadow
Wed Aug 29, 2018 2:32 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 4
Replies: 74
Views: 839

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IRISH BOOKS & AUTHORS

2: Who is Bram Stoker?

4: What is Angela's Ashes?

6: What is the Man-Booker Prize?

8: What is Bloomsday?

10: What is Ha Ha Ha?

HEBREW

3: What is Yiddish?

6: What are vowels?

9: What is 22?

12: What is Phoenician?

15: What is CLAM?
by SwanShadow
Wed Aug 29, 2018 2:24 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 3
Replies: 75
Views: 736

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HOLIDAYS AND OBSERVANCES

2: What is Swahili?

4: What is Ash Wednesday?

6: What is Halloween?

8: What is Italy?

10: What is Diwali?

SERVANTS IN FILM & TV

3: What is Downton Abbey?

6: What is Gosford Park?

9: What is Upstairs, Downstairs?

12: Who is Arthur?

15: What is CLAM?
by SwanShadow
Tue Aug 28, 2018 1:32 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2
Replies: 73
Views: 780

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A WATERY CATEGORY

2: What is torrent?

4: What is meandering?

6: What is bay leaf?

8: Who is Ricki Lake?

10: Who is Colin Firth?

THE HORROR

3: Who is Kurtz?

6: What is Syria?

9: Who is Vera Farmiga?

12: Who is CLAM?

15: Who is CLAM?
by SwanShadow
Mon Aug 27, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 1
Replies: 78
Views: 868

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 1

MUSIC GEOGRAPHY 2: What is Panama? 4: What is Kilimanjaro? 6: What is Chicago? 8: What is Florida Georgia Line? 10: What is South Detroit? THE 1890 U.S. CENSUS 3: What is New Jersey? 6: What are punch cards? 9: What is the frontier? 12: What is the Department of Commerce? 15: What is Nevada?
by SwanShadow
Sat Aug 25, 2018 2:08 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 4, Day 6
Replies: 77
Views: 995

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 4, Day 6

ADD AN E 2: What are rational and rationale? 4: What are spit and spite? 6: What are wreath and wreathe? 8: What are regal and regale? 10: What are met and mete? ROME, IF YOU WANT TO 3: What is the Coliseum? 6: Who is Comiskey? 9: Who is McCulloch? 12: What is Muskogee? 15: Who is Audrey Hepburn?