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by happybooker
Tue Aug 12, 2014 3:37 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2014 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 2, Day 2
Replies: 113
Views: 7293

Re: 2014 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 2, Day 2

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2: Lord of the Flies
4: Hel
6: Mephistopheles
8:
10:

3: A Midsummer Night's Dream
6:The Tempest
9: Merry Wives of Windsor
12: a Winter's Tale
15:
by happybooker
Tue Aug 12, 2014 11:27 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2014 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 2, Day 1
Replies: 114
Views: 8340

Re: 2014 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 2, Day 1

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2: fez
4: Suez Canal
6: Ezekiel
8: Exxon Valdez
10: Natchez

3: metre
6: second
9: kilogram
12:
15: mole
by happybooker
Mon Aug 11, 2014 6:36 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2014 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 6
Replies: 106
Views: 8106

Re: 2014 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 6

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2:
4: Tigris
6:
8: Arctic
10: Antarctica

3: Franklin
6: Burgess
9: Mencken
12: Swift
15:
by happybooker
Mon Aug 11, 2014 6:29 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2014 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5
Replies: 109
Views: 7685

Re: 2014 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5

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2: mustard
4: San Antonio
6: California
8: Physicians
10: Louisiana

3: reincarnation
6: Smith
9: Episcopalian
12: Islam
15: transsubstantiation
by happybooker
Thu Aug 07, 2014 5:47 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2014 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 4
Replies: 114
Views: 8544

Re: 2014 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 4

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2: steal real peel
4:
6:
8: pound hound sound
10:

3: pinto
6: pinball
9: pinot
12: Pinter
15: Pindar
by happybooker
Wed Aug 06, 2014 1:55 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2014 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Wild Cards
Replies: 81
Views: 6672

Re: 2014 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Wild Cards

ATB (and even that is wishful thinking
by happybooker
Wed Aug 06, 2014 1:52 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2014 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 3
Replies: 113
Views: 8717

Re: 2014 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 3

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2: Expansion
4: Spielberg
6:
8: Long Day's Journey Into Night
10: Mulroney

3: Stewart
6: Simon
9: Young
12:
15:
by happybooker
Wed Aug 06, 2014 1:46 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2014 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 2
Replies: 120
Views: 10959

Re: 2014 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 2

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2: Lithgow
4: Asner
6:
8:
10: Peters

3: Germany
6:
9:
12: Die Stjl
15: NeoClaccicism
by happybooker
Wed Aug 06, 2014 1:39 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2014 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 1
Replies: 125
Views: 11347

Re: 2014 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 1

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2: hearing
4: eyes
6:
8: twilight
10: wolf

3: T Roosevelt
6:
9: Rockefeller
12: Nixon Gore
15:
by happybooker
Sat Jul 19, 2014 8:25 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Sports Jeopardy
Replies: 273
Views: 47764

Re: Sports Jeopardy

I think the format rewards aggression. There's minimal differential money at risk in a given game and there's no "I want to play tomorrow" wagering. The only goal that makes sense is getting into the season ending tourney. That means all in on FJ and probably three true daily doubles is the ideal st...
by happybooker
Tue Jul 15, 2014 6:28 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Sports Jeopardy
Replies: 273
Views: 47764

Re: Sports Jeopardy

thejeopardyfan wrote:If I may: I talk about my audition experience here.
Referring to the blog, I'm the person from Guelph. I was overmatched, but got two of my missing answers on my way back to the car. Age is catching up with me and slowing me down, even without touching 'the signalling' device'
by happybooker
Tue Jul 01, 2014 4:01 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, June 30, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 78
Views: 9091

Re: Monday, June 30, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

I'm showing my board age. Does no one else remember that it was someone's ambition to be leading by enough that he could say when discovering the final Daily Double "I'll bet a fin, Alex"?
by happybooker
Tue Jun 17, 2014 8:11 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Sports Jeopardy
Replies: 273
Views: 47764

Re: Sports Jeopardy

Chicago audition letters (Sunday, July 13) are out. I'm old. I'm slow. And I'm hoping to catch lightning in a jar.
by happybooker
Wed Feb 12, 2014 3:15 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wardrobe Poll
Replies: 136
Views: 12052

Re: Wardrobe Poll

Bow tie, tweed coat and a fez (With a stetson for changeup headgear)
by happybooker
Wed Jan 08, 2014 5:37 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Online Test Recap & Discussion (Eastern), January 7, 2014
Replies: 170
Views: 29270

Re: Online Test Recap & Discussion (Eastern), January 7, 2014

Probably 36. Sloppy in my misuse/missing of category info. My age is starting to show on popular (as opposed to classic) categories
by happybooker
Mon Aug 19, 2013 3:05 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 1
Replies: 92
Views: 8505

Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 1

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2: food fight
4:clam
6: clam
8: clam
10: camp fire

3: James
6: clam
9: Saul
12: Phillip
15: clam
by happybooker
Sat Aug 17, 2013 7:10 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 3, Day 6
Replies: 90
Views: 7729

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

2: coq au vin
4: rum
6: bourbon
8: sherry
10: brandy

3: clam
6: Valhalla
9: Quetzecotl
12: Pluto
15: Baal
by happybooker
Sat Aug 17, 2013 7:05 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 3, Day 5
Replies: 92
Views: 7431

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

2:kelp
4: kiwi fruit
6: klam
8: kohlrabi
10: kumquat

3:friction
6:specific gravity
9:spectrograph
12: clam
15: galvanizing
by happybooker
Thu Aug 15, 2013 9:12 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 3, Day 4
Replies: 90
Views: 8567

Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 3, Day 4

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2:Alex
4:
6: Hank
8:
10: Elmer

3:
6: Cooper
9: Tailor
12:
15:
by happybooker
Thu Aug 15, 2013 6:06 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 3, Day 3
Replies: 99
Views: 7818

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

2: Gatsby
4:
6:
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3: King Kong
6: Star Trek
9:
12: High Noon
15: Lady Jane Grey

Not a lost weekend. A lost week!