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by the_phil
Wed Nov 13, 2013 6:12 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Think Different 167: Are You Ready For Some (College) Football?
Replies: 165
Views: 10009

Re: Think Different 167: Are You Ready For Some (College) Football?

I'm having trouble imagining the average J! contestant/boardie playing football. :) I played 9-man football in South Dakota in high school. I was a 190 pound lineman (both ways). There were some cold playoff games in November...the coldest being 17 degrees at kickoff with 30 mph winds. If you took ...
by the_phil
Wed Nov 13, 2013 1:01 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Think Different 167: Are You Ready For Some (College) Football?
Replies: 165
Views: 10009

Re: Think Different 167: Are You Ready For Some (College) Football?

Creed Bratton wrote:10. the_phil 39
Going in to the final question, I was all but sure that I'd top my personal best TD finish (8th in the Olympics TD last summer). Alas, finishing the game on a sheep and being too young and not from Nebraska, the bonus was not to be ::sigh::
by the_phil
Mon Nov 11, 2013 11:47 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Think Different 167: Are You Ready For Some (College) Football?
Replies: 165
Views: 10009

Re: Think Different 167: Are You Ready For Some (College) Football?

Creed Bratton wrote:A good spread here, with perhaps an unsurprising sheep in this group.
Well it surprised the crap out of me. I thought it'd be less sheepy than a top-10 team that's changed conferences recently (i.e. Missouri). Apparently I still can't figure out TD response strategy.
by the_phil
Fri Nov 08, 2013 9:57 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Think Different 168: Miscellaneous
Replies: 172
Views: 8614

Re: Think Different 168: Miscellaneous

mujason wrote:15. Give the correct response to a Final Jeopardy used in the in second and deciding game of a Tournament of Champions final.
One could argue that in the 2011 TOC, the second game was not the deciding game :lol:
by the_phil
Wed Nov 06, 2013 11:14 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Think Different 167: Are You Ready For Some (College) Football?
Replies: 165
Views: 10009

Re: Think Different 167: Are You Ready For Some (College) Football?

Creed Bratton wrote:Unused Correct Answers
Donald Brown (2,083)
As a Colts fan, this astonishes me. UConn must have had a great line that year.
by the_phil
Tue Nov 05, 2013 2:17 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: News around Sony....
Replies: 19
Views: 2421

Re: News around Sony....

Whether it does or not, she deserves it! People remember their time with Maggie as fondly (if not moreso) as they remember their time with Alex! And rightly so. Not only is she a giant ball of seemingly-caffeinated energy, you also spend dramatically more time with her to develop some witty banter....
by the_phil
Mon Nov 04, 2013 2:55 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Think Different 167: Are You Ready For Some (College) Football?
Replies: 165
Views: 10009

Re: Think Different 167: Are You Ready For Some (College) Football?

Creed Bratton wrote:Scores after Day 1
I seem to be left off the list.
by the_phil
Wed Oct 23, 2013 9:40 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Think Different 167: Are You Ready For Some (College) Football?
Replies: 165
Views: 10009

Re: Think Different 167: Are You Ready For Some (College) Football?

Paucle wrote:JBoard TD: Feast or Famine! :o
More like "TD 167: Sheep, Wrong, or Singleton - The Choice Is Yours!"
by the_phil
Mon Oct 21, 2013 10:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD: College football?
Replies: 36
Views: 1911

Re: TD: College football?

Sherm wrote:He comes out with a variety of beaver species as a question. I'm toast. :D
1) Canadian
2) Regular
by the_phil
Fri Oct 18, 2013 1:16 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD: College football?
Replies: 36
Views: 1911

Re: TD: College football?

Magna wrote:Little do they know it's actually more like:
The mascot of the University of Oregon football team is a duck. Name a Marx brothers movie.
Maybe if you're a beaver.
by the_phil
Fri Oct 18, 2013 10:38 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Born on This Day in History
Replies: 59
Views: 5441

Re: Born on This Day in History

February 27 for me - here are the highlights: 272 - Constantine the Great (I find it appropriate that his year is 27-2) 1807 – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 1886 – Hugo Black 1902 – John Steinbeck 1910 – Peter De Vries (included in my list only for his name's similarity to Piter De Vris) 1932 – Elizabe...
by the_phil
Fri Oct 18, 2013 10:26 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Born on This Day in History
Replies: 59
Views: 5441

Re: Born on This Day in History

StevenH wrote:a giant copy/paste of the Wikipedia
At least filter it for us?
by the_phil
Wed Oct 16, 2013 2:22 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD: College football?
Replies: 36
Views: 1911

Re: TD: College football?

Count me in.
by the_phil
Thu Sep 05, 2013 8:14 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 6, Day 4
Replies: 79
Views: 3441

Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 6, Day 4

SpoilerShow
2: Pascal
4: Dr. Who
6: Cricket
8: Canada
10: Brahe?

3: Venice
6: Louis XVI
9: Mary, Queen of Scots
12: CLAM
15: CLAM
by the_phil
Thu Sep 05, 2013 1:54 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 6, Day 3
Replies: 81
Views: 3633

Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 6, Day 3

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2: Neil deGrasse Tyson
4: Nikola Tesla
6: Nat Turner
8: CLAM
10: CLAM

3: Sandra Bullock
6: CLAM
9: Armageddon
12: CLAM
15: CLAM
by the_phil
Thu Sep 05, 2013 12:55 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 6, Day 2
Replies: 82
Views: 4485

Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 6, Day 2

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2: Star Wars
4: Atari
6: Yahtzee
8: Squirt gun
10: CLAM

3: Stoker
6: CLAM
9: Treasure Island
12: CLAM
15: A Modest Proposal
by the_phil
Mon Sep 02, 2013 7:55 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 6, Day 1
Replies: 85
Views: 4853

Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 6, Day 1

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2: Nixon
4: Sun Tzu
6: Dickinson
8: Bonnie & Clyde
10: CLAM

3: Rivera
6: CLAM
9: Gaugin
12: CLAM
15: CLAM
by the_phil
Sat Aug 31, 2013 4:59 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 5, Day 5
Replies: 84
Views: 3911

Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 5, Day 5

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2: Bacchus
4: CLAM
6: Crazy Horse
8: CLAM
10: CLAM

3: Ram
6: Twins
9: Scales
12: Goat
15: CLAM
by the_phil
Thu Aug 29, 2013 6:51 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 5, Day 4
Replies: 83
Views: 4663

Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 5, Day 4

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2: Whoopi Goldberg
4: Sister Maria
6: guillotine
8: CLAM
10: CLAM

3: Egypt
6: Deborah
9: Vada
12: CLAM
15: CLAM
by the_phil
Thu Aug 29, 2013 6:42 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 5, Day 3
Replies: 84
Views: 5106

Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 5, Day 3

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2: Austin Powers
4: Alpha Particle
6: CLAM
8: Adrian Peterson
10: Au Pair

3: Chicken Pox
6: Mumps
9: Yellow Fever
12: Pertussis
15: CLAM