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by esrever
Mon Jul 28, 2014 7:35 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, July 28, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 72
Views: 7785

Re: Monday, July 28, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

Congratulations, Jeff, on another excellent win!

Lach trash - Memoirs, soft boiled eggs, Hot Pockets, LEDs, wreath, oxygen, Commander

Instaget FJ.
by esrever
Fri Jul 25, 2014 7:32 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, July 25, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 51
Views: 4828

Re: Friday, July 25, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

Excellent game by all three players, and fun to watch.

Lach trash: Baton Rouge.

Instaget FJ.
by esrever
Thu Jul 24, 2014 7:34 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, July 24, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 70
Views: 7278

Re: Thursday, July 24, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

Congrats to Alan on his excellent game.

Picked up Lach trash: kiosk, Milwaukee Brewers, Thomas Aquinas, Futurama.

Didn't get FJ. I've never read/seen any of the Harry Potter books/movies.
by esrever
Wed Jul 23, 2014 7:44 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 76
Views: 8173

Re: Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

Congrats, William, on a well-played game.

Picked up Lach trash - ramshorn, Cancer, polar bear, shepherds, span, furlong

Didn't get FJ. In retrospect, I should have gotten it, with "arrow" and "Sagittarius" in the clue suggesting "archer", which Katniss is.
by esrever
Tue Jul 22, 2014 7:36 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 145
Views: 12043

Re: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

Congratulations, Jeff, on your excellent performance! I think you will earn a Wild Card spot.

Picked up Lach trash - Volvo, "Roots", signet.

Got FJ.
by esrever
Mon Jul 21, 2014 7:37 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, July 21, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 80
Views: 7989

Re: Monday, July 21, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

Picked up Lach trash - Sandra Day O'Connor, Washington, Legion of Honor

Instaget FJ.

Kat and Cooper both played well. I think Kat has a good chance at a wild card.
by esrever
Fri Jul 18, 2014 7:32 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, July 18, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 62
Views: 7825

Re: Friday, July 18, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

I counted 15 triple stumpers in this game.

Picked up Lach trash -- "Material Girl", vestry, Las Vegas Strip, "Take a Bow", Hernando de Soto, blizzard, plaintive, Christmas tree

Instaget FJ.
by esrever
Thu Jul 17, 2014 7:30 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, July 17, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 56
Views: 5227

Re: Thursday, July 17, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

Picked up Lach trash - Walter Mondale, "Bananas", Janet Leigh, Death Valley, camel

Reaganomics was overvalued at $2000.

Instaget FJ.
by esrever
Wed Jul 16, 2014 7:33 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, July 16, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 72
Views: 6702

Re: Wednesday, July 16, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

Picked up Lach trash - Dr. Zhivago, The World According to Garp, Los Angeles Rams, Hess, Julio Iglesias & Willie Nelson, CARE

Didn't get FJ.

There were 9 triple stumpers in the J! round, but only 2 in the DJ! round.
by esrever
Tue Jul 15, 2014 7:36 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, July 15, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 59
Views: 6331

Re: Tuesday, July 15, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

Nice game by Ed. Congrats to him on his victory.

Picked up Lach trash - Little Diomede Island, Yukon River, the instructions, Kodiak Island, last ditch.

Instaget FJ. I think this one will poll over 90 percent.
by esrever
Mon Jul 14, 2014 7:38 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, July 14, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 100
Views: 7969

Re: Monday, July 14, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

Ben-Hur played a good game. Congrats to him for winning. Picked up Lach trash: "Samson", "Greek", "Nellie Bly", "Grateful Dead" I had no idea on FJ. Wrote down "old" just to have something. Ben-Hur certainly is an unusual name, but he's obviously not the first Jeopardy! contestant to have a first na...
by esrever
Mon Jul 14, 2014 4:47 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 199: ID 2: Merkel's Revenge
Replies: 175
Views: 16129

Re: TD 199: ID 2: Merkel's Revenge

Question 2. Two singletons here, including the stadium mentioned in the question itself, which perhaps scared everyone away from it. Everyone except me, that is. 8-) I recognized eight of the other 11 stadiums (and their teams), but I went with my hometown team the Orioles even though they and thei...
by esrever
Fri Jul 11, 2014 9:03 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Think Different 198: Sporcle Quizzes - New Final Standings
Replies: 212
Views: 19880

Re: Think Different 198: Sporcle Quizzes

This is the one question I'm sure I didn't sheep on. It was so obscure that I felt the need to qualify my answer with the name of the play. Czech Republic- The Winter's Tale. I answered Czech Republic also, but I think it's obscure enough that it won't have a high number of answers. I also said Cyp...
by esrever
Fri Jul 11, 2014 7:32 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, July 11, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 60
Views: 5935

Re: Friday, July 11, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

Picked up Lach trash: "powder", "emollient", "England", "carbon dioxide", "shortwave"

Didn't get FJ.
by esrever
Thu Jul 10, 2014 7:36 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, July 10, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 88
Views: 8940

Re: Thursday, July 10, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

All three players played well (two of them up until FJ), with a very good get by Jen in FJ. Congrats to Jen on her win.

Picked up Lach trash: "Pilgrims", "salmonella", "The Doctor Is In", "Evita"

Didn't get FJ. Guessed "sweet" instead.
by esrever
Wed Jul 09, 2014 7:31 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, July 9, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 84
Views: 8251

Re: Wednesday, July 9, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

Picked up Lach trash: "Oscar Wilde", "pangolin", "Oklahoma City", "green belt", "pie", "low", "sixpence"

Didn't get FJ. I didn't even guess. I think this one will poll below 30 percent.
by esrever
Tue Jul 08, 2014 7:34 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, July 8, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 141
Views: 12331

Re: Tuesday, July 8, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

Not sure what Maire was thinking by wagering only $2600 of her $11,000 in FJ.

Picked up Lach trash: "Tallahassee", "Bede", "Isaac Walton"

Got FJ.
by esrever
Mon Jul 07, 2014 7:37 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, July 7, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 106
Views: 9157

Re: Monday, July 7, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

Picked up Lach trash: "compadre", "chapparal", "Henry Wallace", "sinister minister"

Didn't get FJ. Wrote down "Consumer Protection Agency" instead.
by esrever
Fri Jul 04, 2014 7:33 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, July 4, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 78
Views: 6986

Re: Friday, July 4, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

Kay played an excellent game.

Lach trash: "Saul Bellow", "Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons", "left guard", "rhododendron"

Didn't get FJ.
by esrever
Thu Jul 03, 2014 7:32 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, July 3, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 66
Views: 7069

Re: Thursday, July 3, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

Picked up Lach trash: "hungry heart", "Kenya", "Interior", "schooner", "Roentgen", "Acapulco"

Didn't get FJ.