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by BoK
Mon Sep 21, 2015 11:23 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Instant Replay Thread
Replies: 73
Views: 6880

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Instant Replay Thread

Tidying up: 1. We had originally had a whole lot of unscored answers for D3 because the intended answer for Whiskey #8 was "wort". Almost everyone answered "mash", which given the wording is certainly also correct. 2. Also Gaelic was the intended answer, but Irish, Scottish, Erse are now accepted. A...
by BoK
Mon Sep 21, 2015 10:57 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: LL66 (For the LLamas)
Replies: 853
Views: 76872

Re: LL66 (For the LLamas)

I've never been as upset about not getting a BWA as I was today. How on *earth* was "names for new LL leagues" not considered for Q2? Thorsten has had a humourectomy If more than 2 people put the same answer he usually won't pick it for BWA, I think. I'm guessing that's what happened because that w...
by BoK
Mon Sep 21, 2015 10:40 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2015 SHC - Paucle Award for outstanding writing - Finals
Replies: 3
Views: 696

2015 SHC - Paucle Award for outstanding writing - Finals

These are the winners from the weekly polls. Please vote for the overall Paucle Award winner by Friday at noon. Award ceremony will be held Friday afternoon.
by BoK
Mon Sep 21, 2015 10:26 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Day 4
Replies: 19
Views: 2544

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Day 4

Answers will go here.
by BoK
Mon Sep 21, 2015 10:26 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Day 4
Replies: 19
Views: 2544

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Day 4

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by BoK
Mon Sep 21, 2015 10:25 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Day 4
Replies: 19
Views: 2544

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Day 4

State capitals and rivers 2: A nearby bridge has signage stating this capital on the Delaware River "Makes, the World Takes". 4: The two state capitals on the Mississippi River. 6: Atlanta is on this river which also forms part of the Alabama-Georgia border. 8: In this capital city's downtown, numb...
by BoK
Mon Sep 21, 2015 10:22 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Day 4
Replies: 19
Views: 2544

Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Day 4

We are half-way though the TOC, and we still have one perfect score. Very impressive. Here are the latest standings. 1 Schliemann 225 2 Lampy 204 3 cbec 200 3 Coelacanth 200 5 DJDaveMick 195 6 mahatma 180 6 PowerofHoodoo 180 8 sherder 174 9 patkav 173 10 nlw44 168 11 Peggles 167 12 mujason 166 13 ci...
by BoK
Fri Sep 18, 2015 12:48 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Day 3
Replies: 19
Views: 2226

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Day 3

Answers will go here.
by BoK
Fri Sep 18, 2015 12:48 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Day 3
Replies: 19
Views: 2226

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Day 3

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by BoK
Fri Sep 18, 2015 12:48 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Day 3
Replies: 19
Views: 2226

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Day 3

Whiskey 2: If you order "Scotch neat," you are asking that it be served this way. 4: Lynchburg Lemonade is traditionally made with triple sec, sour mix, lemon-lime soda and this brand of whiskey. 6: The word "whisky" is derived from "uisge beatha", meaning "water of life" in this language. 8: This ...
by BoK
Fri Sep 18, 2015 12:37 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Day 3
Replies: 19
Views: 2226

Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Day 3

Here's Day 3. The TOC will return on Monday and finish up on Wednesday for a medal ceremony next Friday.

Good luck to all and have a good weekend.
by BoK
Thu Sep 17, 2015 10:48 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Day 2
Replies: 19
Views: 2535

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Day 2

Answers will go here.
by BoK
Thu Sep 17, 2015 10:48 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Day 2
Replies: 19
Views: 2535

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by BoK
Thu Sep 17, 2015 10:47 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Day 2
Replies: 19
Views: 2535

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Day 2

Tough two-letter words Each correct response is a two-letter word that can legally be played in Scrabble. Exact spelling is required. 2: In grammar, it's a coordinating conjunction; in logic, it indicates disjunction. 4: In Chinese, this game is called weiqi. 6: Note of the solfege on which the tun...
by BoK
Thu Sep 17, 2015 10:37 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Day 2
Replies: 19
Views: 2535

Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC Day 2

TOC standings can be found here: http://shc2015.gregorygauthier.com/stan ... ?roundid=7

Good luck to all.
by BoK
Thu Sep 17, 2015 7:04 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: LL66 (For the LLamas)
Replies: 853
Views: 76872

Re: LL66 (For the LLamas)

There was no way I was getting Kyrie Eleison. I might have with some Mr. Mister TOM, although until yesterday I thought Kyrie Eleison was the name of a woman.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9NDjt4FzFWY
by BoK
Wed Sep 16, 2015 12:54 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2015 SHC - Paucle Memorial Award for Outstanding Writing - R6 & TOC
Replies: 1
Views: 678

2015 SHC - Paucle Memorial Award for Outstanding Writing - R6 & TOC

Because there were fewer guest writers for these weeks, we combined R6 and the TOC into a single poll.
This poll will close on Saturday, at which point we will run the final poll.
Thanks.
by BoK
Wed Sep 16, 2015 12:26 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC play-along
Replies: 45
Views: 4104

Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC play-along

If you'd like to play along and you're not in the official TOC, this is the place.
by BoK
Wed Sep 16, 2015 12:25 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC D1
Replies: 19
Views: 2166

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - TOC D1

Answers will go here.