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by earendel
Wed Mar 20, 2019 6:49 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Adult Online Test: Apr 9, 10, 11
Replies: 105
Views: 3878

Re: Adult Online Test: Apr 9, 10, 11

The online test is for anyone/anywhere, right? The cities make an impact if one were to qualify? That's how I understood it but would love to know the full process. Thanks all! Yes, anyone can take the test. However I believe you must register and choose an audition city; if you are fortunate enoug...
by earendel
Wed Feb 20, 2019 6:52 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Adult Online Test: Apr 9, 10, 11
Replies: 105
Views: 3878

Re: Adult Online Test: Apr 9, 10, 11

For what it's worth, if you log into the site using Facebook it will automatically use your cover photo, but you can upload a different one.
by earendel
Mon Feb 18, 2019 8:45 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2019 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 147
Views: 7177

Re: 2019 Current Events Study Guide

Denny Hamlin wins the Daytona 500 for the second time.
by earendel
Thu Feb 14, 2019 7:39 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2019 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 147
Views: 7177

Re: 2019 Current Events Study Guide

NASA's Opportunity Mars rover ends its mission. Expected to last for 90 days, the rover sent back data for 15 years. Its last communication with Earth was in June 2018, but scientists hoped that winds would clear the solar panels that powered the rover. That didn't happen and NASA officially declare...
by earendel
Wed Jan 30, 2019 6:43 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, January 29, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 35
Views: 1411

Re: Tuesday, January 29, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

DBear wrote:
Tue Jan 29, 2019 9:24 pm
I thought it was "Oh the Huge Manatee", but that's four words. :D
And it wasn't "Oh, the five manatees". :mrgreen:
by earendel
Tue Jan 29, 2019 6:47 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2019 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 147
Views: 7177

Re: 2019 Current Events Study Guide

2019 Caldecott Medal winner - Hello Lighthouse, written & illustrated by Sophie Blackall

2019 Newbery Medal winner - Merci Suarez Changes Gears, by Meg Medina
by earendel
Fri Jan 25, 2019 7:45 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Reretaken Down
Replies: 3588
Views: 362874

Re: Reretaken Down

by earendel
Tue Jan 22, 2019 7:34 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, January 18, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 50
Views: 2142

Re: Friday, January 18, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

alietr wrote:
Fri Jan 18, 2019 9:30 pm
Maybe it's my intensified interest in WWTBAM, but this was an instaget. I can see why people might not have gotten it, but the TS surprised me.
It was an instaget for me because I was on BAM in 2000 with Regis.
by earendel
Thu Jan 10, 2019 3:00 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, January 9, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 62
Views: 1953

Re: Wednesday, January 9, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

All this composer talk reminds me of a M*A*S*H episode where Radar is taught to pronounce Bach as "Baaah". As edgy as it was, that is one sitcom that didn't age well. Sort of a period piece inside a period piece. And crossdressing schtick hasn't been funny since evah! Mmm, Bach... Actually, it's "A...
by earendel
Wed Jan 09, 2019 7:33 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2019 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 147
Views: 7177

Re: 2019 Current Events Study Guide

Surprised these haven't been listed.

January 3 - China lands the Chang'e 4 spacecraft on the far side of the moon

January 5 - Bartholomew I, ecumenical patriarch of Constantinople, recognizes the Orthodox Church of Ukraine and grants it self-governance
by earendel
Mon Jan 07, 2019 9:08 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, January 3, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 42
Views: 1657

Re: Thursday, January 3, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Euphonium wrote:
Thu Jan 03, 2019 10:57 pm
Did anyone else collect those California Raisins figurines you used to be able to get at Hardee's in the early 90s?
Yes, and I still have the complete set.
by earendel
Thu Dec 06, 2018 6:56 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Millionaire 2018-19 Season Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 578
Views: 29767

Re: Millionaire 2018-19 Season Discussion [SPOILERS]

morbeedo wrote:
Tue Dec 04, 2018 11:51 pm
I'd love to trade his $50K question about popular vote winners / election losers for my Sesame Street question. Just not ready to let that one go ;)
Trust me, it's hard. After 18 years, I still can't let my $125K question go.
by earendel
Thu Nov 29, 2018 8:23 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, November 27, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 61
Views: 2155

Re: Tuesday, November 27, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

I would love to see/compete in/work as a writer for Bible Jeopardy! I've got a bunch of categories already prepared: SIMONS; 3:16s; GOLD, FRANKINCENSE, OR MYRRH? (That last one gets a little racy.) But I also have reservations about... well... I guess... hmmm. My concern involves the sub-culture(s)...
by earendel
Tue Nov 27, 2018 1:52 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2018 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 641
Views: 63466

Re: 2018 Current Events Study Guide

Stephen Hillenburg, creator of SpongeBob SquarePants, has died at age 57, from ALS.
by earendel
Tue Nov 27, 2018 7:22 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, November 26, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 47
Views: 1758

Re: Monday, November 26, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

harrumph wrote:
Tue Nov 27, 2018 1:23 am
On FJ I initially went to John Irving until I noticed the 1877 year.
Same here.
by earendel
Tue Nov 27, 2018 7:19 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, November 26, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 47
Views: 1758

Re: Monday, November 26, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Anyone else hear "POTUS: The Man", for the Lin-Manuel clue meaning they predict Miranda'd be in the White House by 2030 due to his popularity in the 2010s? (Took me a while to comprehend they said "Otis" instead. Still got the clue.) Also, why were "Siamese twins" accepted in the clue? No, I'm not ...
by earendel
Mon Nov 05, 2018 8:56 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: OT: does anyone know where this tower is?
Replies: 15
Views: 709

Re: OT: does anyone know where this tower is?

I thought it was Isengard. must...resist...urge...to...say..."Isengard is the *country*; the tower is named Orthanc." dammit, said it anyway baby steps, baby steps... Not to quibble but Isengard isn't the country either. It's a region in Calenardhon, which in turn was a part of greater Gondor until...
by earendel
Fri Nov 02, 2018 2:36 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Millionaire 2018-19 Season Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 578
Views: 29767

Re: Millionaire 2018-19 Season Discussion [SPOILERS]

alietr wrote:
Fri Nov 02, 2018 8:04 am
earendel wrote:
Fri Nov 02, 2018 7:20 am
Too bad he didn't say he wanted to "poll the audience" (as many contestants do). :mrgreen:
The producers specifically ask you NOT to state it that way. Always say "Ask the Audience".
I know, but some still do.
by earendel
Fri Nov 02, 2018 7:20 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Millionaire 2018-19 Season Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 578
Views: 29767

Re: Millionaire 2018-19 Season Discussion [SPOILERS]

Another day, another contestant steering himself wrong by steering the audience wrong. $20,000 question: Which of the following accurately describes cattle that are "polled"? A: They have no horns B: They're branded C: They're a mixed breed D: They're black Miles McMahon, despite being from the "co...
by earendel
Tue Oct 23, 2018 11:55 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, October 22, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 58
Views: 2860

Re: Monday, October 22, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Kenny wrote:
Mon Oct 22, 2018 11:14 pm
But I thought every American schoolchild knew Gene Autrey wrote "Rudolph."
He didn't write it, Johnny Marks did.