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by Vanya
Mon Aug 08, 2011 3:39 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 2, Day 1
Replies: 97
Views: 13256

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

Spoiler
FILL IN THE LATIN PROVERB

2: Die
4: fire
6: washes
8: tears
10: stone

THE SOUND OF MUSIC

3: Hertz
6: Pressure
9: clamometer
12: speed
15: p-wave
by Vanya
Mon Aug 08, 2011 12:13 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Reretaken Down
Replies: 4126
Views: 554045

Re: Reretaken Down

Not all smoke alarms contain a radioactive substance (photoelectric, for example).
by Vanya
Sun Aug 07, 2011 3:33 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Pet Intellectual Peeves
Replies: 727
Views: 94982

Re: Pet Intellectual Peeves

Heard in a promo for the "Glee" movie (which is bad enough by itself): "real-D" for normal (non-3D) projection of a movie. Aargh.
by Vanya
Sun Aug 07, 2011 2:10 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge Smack Talk
Replies: 126
Views: 14291

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge Smack Talk

Perhaps better suited for the "Peeves" thread, but : It's not just related to collegiate sports (as I barely follow it, same with most Canadians), but all sports, if Team A defeats Team B in the semi-finals, even if A and B have a fierce rivalry dating back to when the sport was invented, inexplica...
by Vanya
Sun Aug 07, 2011 10:22 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Logophobia
Replies: 3
Views: 1680

Re: Logophobia

Spoiler
Logophobia: fear of leaving the internet.
by Vanya
Fri Aug 05, 2011 7:12 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: SHC Round 1 Instant Replay Thread [SPOILERS]
Replies: 178
Views: 21564

Re: SHC Round 1 Instant Replay Thread [SPOILERS]

For frequent flyer I said mileage. Well count it wrong if you must but I knew what I meant!
by Vanya
Fri Aug 05, 2011 7:09 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge Smack Talk
Replies: 126
Views: 14291

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge Smack Talk

reddpen wrote:Good to see hanzz in the League, so MFalk needn't fear the cellar.
So are you calling it the Hanzzeatic League?
by Vanya
Fri Aug 05, 2011 7:02 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 6
Replies: 95
Views: 12579

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

Spoiler
PERIODIC DOMAIN NAMES

2: cl
4: cu
6: si
8: ir
10: freshwater clam

I GET AROUND

3: bus
6: Sandburg
9: mileage
12: electric car
15: two clams
by Vanya
Fri Aug 05, 2011 2:12 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: SHC Round 1 Instant Replay Thread [SPOILERS]
Replies: 178
Views: 21564

Re: SHC Round 1 Instant Replay Thread [SPOILERS]

The over/under on perfect scores this round is 60% of players.
by Vanya
Fri Aug 05, 2011 1:53 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5
Replies: 96
Views: 12807

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

Spoiler
BILL & TED'S EXCELLENT PASSENGERS

2: Genghis Khan
4: Joan of Arc
6: Beethoven
8: Billy the Kid
10: Socrates

3-D ART & ARTISTS

3: Notre Dame
6: India
9: Bauhaus
12: Gutzon Borglum
15: Chrysler
by Vanya
Thu Aug 04, 2011 7:00 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: SHC Round 1 Instant Replay Thread [SPOILERS]
Replies: 178
Views: 21564

Re: SHC Round 1 Instant Replay Thread [SPOILERS]

I guess DoT said to L with it.
by Vanya
Thu Aug 04, 2011 6:10 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: SHC Round 1 Instant Replay Thread [SPOILERS]
Replies: 178
Views: 21564

Re: SHC Round 1 Instant Replay Thread [SPOILERS]

“ The Migration or Importation of such Persons as any of the States now existing shall think proper to admit, shall not be prohibited by the Congress prior to the Year one thousand eight hundred and eight, but a Tax or duty may be imposed on such Importation, not exceeding ten dollars for each Pers...
by Vanya
Thu Aug 04, 2011 5:40 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: SHC Round 1 Instant Replay Thread [SPOILERS]
Replies: 178
Views: 21564

Re: SHC Round 1 Instant Replay Thread [SPOILERS]

Got 9 due to my obsession with this site: http://www.wheresgeorge.com Got 10 thanks to a TD question. Got 12 thanks to Jeopardy's obsession with Nebraska. For 6 started out thinking it was about the BP oil spill (ill-dray,aby-bay...) For 15: “ The Migration or Importation of such Persons as any of t...
by Vanya
Thu Aug 04, 2011 1:56 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Chalenge -- Round 1, Day 4
Replies: 105
Views: 12532

Re: Summer Hiatus Chalenge -- Round 1, Day 4

Spoiler
Ig-pay Atin-lay

2: anime
4: OJ
6: earth day
8: x-ray
10: Elway

US LAW & GOVERNMENT BY THE NUMBERS

3: 1040A (heh)
6: 27
9: elve-tway
12: 99
15: am-clay
by Vanya
Thu Aug 04, 2011 1:28 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Alex Trebek injured
Replies: 58
Views: 9382

Re: Alex Trebek injured

gnash wrote:
Robert K S wrote:
MarkBarrett wrote:Moyers remains in jail on $625,000 bail.
If the judge had any sense of humor, he would have made it $566,400.
That's very clever, but the value, say, of all the clues on the board would be more compatible with the Constitution.
Two troll strikes.
by Vanya
Thu Aug 04, 2011 12:50 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: SHC Round 1 Instant Replay Thread [SPOILERS]
Replies: 178
Views: 21564

Re: SHC Round 1 Instant Replay Thread [SPOILERS]

Rex Kramer wrote:Yes, it means something: it means you have no excuse for not doing the New Testament, even though you don't worship it!

Rex
Hey! This is a family board.
by Vanya
Wed Aug 03, 2011 3:07 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Rules
Replies: 21
Views: 4763

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Rules

Heaven forbid we should think twice before posting. :)
by Vanya
Wed Aug 03, 2011 2:15 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: SHC Round 1 Instant Replay Thread [SPOILERS]
Replies: 178
Views: 21564

Re: SHC Round 1 Instant Replay Thread [SPOILERS]

Inertial dampers, not dampeners (maybe this belongs in the pet peeves thread).
by Vanya
Wed Aug 03, 2011 2:06 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Chalenge -- Round 1, Day 3
Replies: 101
Views: 12801

Re: Summer Hiatus Chalenge -- Round 1, Day 3

Spoiler
NEW TESTAMENT

2: St. Paul
4: gold
6: Thomas
8: Psalms
10: Judas Iscariot

FICTIONAL TECHNOLOGY (FOR NOW, AS FAR AS I KNOW)

3: Inertial dampers
6: cloaking device
9: wormhole
12: hyperspace
15: frozen clams