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by countyguy
Fri Aug 12, 2016 12:24 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 2, Day 5
Replies: 110
Views: 13166

Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 2, Day 5

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2:Stonewall Jackson
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8:Jesse Jackson
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3:abacus
6:Arabic
9:ambulance
12:ambivalence
15:antibiotic
by countyguy
Fri Aug 12, 2016 12:22 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 2, Day 4
Replies: 114
Views: 13141

Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 2, Day 4

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2:John Paul
4:Pennsylvania State University
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3:Atlas
6:Tantalus
9:Narcissus
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by countyguy
Wed Aug 10, 2016 11:58 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge, Round 2, Day 3
Replies: 115
Views: 13449

Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge, Round 2, Day 3

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6:trespass
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10:peril?

3:Oklahoma
6:Sudan
9:Ukraine
12:Central African Republic
15:Iran
by countyguy
Tue Aug 09, 2016 10:43 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 2, Day 2
Replies: 122
Views: 14636

Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 2, Day 2

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2:outer core
4:outgoing
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8:Out of Africa
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3:Abner Doubleday
6:Cincinnati
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by countyguy
Mon Aug 08, 2016 1:28 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 2 Instant Replay (SPOILERS)
Replies: 156
Views: 16370

Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 2 Instant Replay (SPOILERS)

The second six-pointer was the first time this SHC that my knowledge has hurt.

Still, if I had slowed down a little...
by countyguy
Mon Aug 08, 2016 7:25 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 2, Day 1
Replies: 121
Views: 13227

Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 2, Day 1

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6:nine days
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3:inch
6:Becquerel
9:ton
12:knot
15:mole
by countyguy
Sat Aug 06, 2016 5:04 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1 Instant Replay (SPOILERS)
Replies: 178
Views: 17872

Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1 Instant Replay (SPOILERS)

countyguy wrote:Crossing my fingers over the 12-pointer in the Bible. Put "Nameon". Not sure I deserve the credit, since, although I remembered that it was something pretty close to that, it is not "Google-close" enough.
It got accepted!! Thanks, judges!!
by countyguy
Sat Aug 06, 2016 7:29 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1 Instant Replay (SPOILERS)
Replies: 178
Views: 17872

Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1 Instant Replay (SPOILERS)

Crossing my fingers over the 12-pointer in the Bible. Put "Nameon". Not sure I deserve the credit, since, although I remembered that it was something pretty close to that, it is not "Google-close" enough.
by countyguy
Sat Aug 06, 2016 6:51 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 6
Replies: 120
Views: 13308

Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 6

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2:Elizabeth Warren
4:Warren Burger
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10:left-handed?

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9:23rd
12:Nameon (I know it begins with an N, but this guess is a risk)
15:
by countyguy
Sat Aug 06, 2016 6:48 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 5
Replies: 120
Views: 13131

Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 5

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2:The Raven
4:sonnet
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3:den
6:dimwit
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by countyguy
Thu Aug 04, 2016 5:00 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 4
Replies: 122
Views: 13987

Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 4

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6:The Turtles
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3:Hawaii
6:Kentucky
9:Texas
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15:Ohio
by countyguy
Thu Aug 04, 2016 7:20 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: SHC Time Limit
Replies: 2
Views: 870

SHC Time Limit

I've played in the SHC before, but, I still don't understand: is there any sort of rule about how much time you're supposed to spend on a question? Is it like J! when you have all of seconds, or is it kosher to spend all day trying to think up an answer?
by countyguy
Wed Aug 03, 2016 8:00 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 3
Replies: 123
Views: 13720

Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 3

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2:Salem
4:Charleston
6:Concord
8:Jackson
10:Springfield

3:RNA
6:Mendel
9:homozygote
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15:restriction enzyme
by countyguy
Tue Aug 02, 2016 9:58 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1 Instant Replay (SPOILERS)
Replies: 178
Views: 17872

Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1 Instant Replay (SPOILERS)

On Round 2, I accidentally looked at a submission after brainstorming answers but before submitting them. I finally got around to submitting them later that night. On the Cook question, I had the answer before looking at the submission, saw it in the submission that I accidentally looked at, and did...
by countyguy
Tue Aug 02, 2016 9:39 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 2
Replies: 122
Views: 14347

Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 2

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4:zeta
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8:Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
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by countyguy
Tue Aug 02, 2016 9:37 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 1
Replies: 127
Views: 15396

Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 1

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2:red rover
4:redwood
6:Redmond
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10:red wheelbarrow

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6:Hindi
9:Potemkin
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by countyguy
Sun Jul 31, 2016 12:35 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: FJs for the 7/25/16 week
Replies: 36
Views: 3762

Re: FJs for the 7/25/16 week

There's something bugging me about the phrase "growth spurt" in that clue. Somehow it just doesn't fit what actually happened to him. I wonder if that is part of what threw me off. (And count me as another who was thinking of a non-human.) I agree. I don't see why they couldn't have phrased it as "...