LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread

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Re: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread

Post by morbeedo » Tue Oct 09, 2018 11:46 am

cmp146 wrote:
Mon Oct 08, 2018 9:10 pm
I am in:

Environmental Science Group 94
Just Audio 2 Group 114
Style 3 Group 31

I did a quick scan of names, but didn't spot anyone I knew. I hope everyone is having fun with these!
Style 3 Group 53
MD1: 0(F)-6(4) :oops: :oops: :oops:

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Re: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread

Post by classicroadster » Tue Oct 09, 2018 1:47 pm

Environmental Science Group 22
Just Audio 2 Group 8
Style 3 Group 22

As a middle of the road D rundle player, these MLs are an interesting mix. I ended up playing A rundlers in all 3 matches yesterday. I just missed out a beer on JA2 as I couldn't remember Phil from the Amazing Race's last name, but got all the others in a 7(5)-3(2) win. In ES, I felt pretty good about getting 3 right but had a beer against me, and I also got 3 right in Style but bad DE cost me 2(3)-3(3)...

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Re: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread

Post by RJRouge » Wed Oct 10, 2018 1:09 am

I've been wanting in on this for quite some time, but I don't know anyone well enough to get a recommendation. *shrug*

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Re: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread

Post by SwanShadow » Wed Oct 10, 2018 2:53 pm

RJRouge wrote:
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I've been wanting in on this for quite some time, but I don't know anyone well enough to get a recommendation. *shrug*
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Re: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread

Post by morbeedo » Thu Oct 11, 2018 11:42 am

Style 3 MD3 - I was on the right track with the brown hooded cloak question but went with Yoda instead of Obi-Wan! Haha.

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Re: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread

Post by classicroadster » Thu Oct 11, 2018 12:33 pm

On MD3, I ended up getting 11 of the 18 questions correct. Not bad I thought... Looked at the results today and went 0-2-1 with 14 CAA. And...the tie was 9(6)-9(6) in JA2. I have over 0.750 DE in all 3 groups, but I'm also leading 2 of the 3 groups in CAA (ES and Style3, and neither is really close) and have 14 TCA and 13 CAA in JA2 which is essentially the most CAA. This leads to a collective record of 1-6-2 since I seem to either play A rundlers every day or any D/E person I play gets 5 right...Still having fun and learning things though.

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Re: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread

Post by morbeedo » Fri Oct 12, 2018 9:23 am

Yesterday I got both MCWA in Style 3- Mugabe and merkin. There’s gotta be a haiku in there

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Re: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread

Post by Blue Lion » Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:42 pm

SwanShadow wrote:
Wed Oct 10, 2018 2:53 pm
RJRouge wrote:
Wed Oct 10, 2018 1:09 am
I've been wanting in on this for quite some time, but I don't know anyone well enough to get a recommendation. *shrug*
If you're serious, shoot me a PM.
You beat me to it. Good for you.

If anyone else here would like a LL recommendation, please PM me.

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Re: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread

Post by BigDaddyMatty » Wed Oct 17, 2018 10:41 pm

I actually remembered to create the private rundle with time to spare!

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Re: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread

Post by morbeedo » Thu Oct 18, 2018 9:23 am

Style 3 MD 8 - Don’t hate me because I’m beautiful! And why isn’t Alex Webb close enough??

Despite forfeiting the first match and questioning my right instincts along the way, I’m sitting pretty in 2nd place with a forfeit win on the horizon.

These things are always more fun when you’re winning :P

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Re: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread

Post by classicroadster » Thu Oct 18, 2018 9:54 am

I'm playing all three MLs and the only one I have a chance to be a finalist in is JA2. I'm in 6th place, but second is only 2 points ahead of me and I play the people in 2nd, 3rd, and 4th to finish it off. I'm last in the ES one despite getting my fair share of correct answers and the Style ML has pretty much been a disaster for me.

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Re: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread

Post by teapot37 » Thu Oct 18, 2018 1:10 pm

Kind of frustrated that my opponent, a .765 career TV player, chose to only miss the 24 question, which I assigned a 0 to.
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Re: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread

Post by MinnesotaMyron » Fri Oct 19, 2018 2:21 am

Me yesterday, doing the Just Audio ML:

Ah, dammit, I still haven't bothered to memorize which king was which. Time to take a stab.

Me yesterday, after submitting my answers:

Ah, double dammit, he was looking for her name, which I would have known.

Faced a 9(6), so it ultimately didn't matter.

I did write myself a mnemonic though, so I don't miss this again. Edward ate (eight) wedding cake.

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Re: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread

Post by morbeedo » Fri Oct 19, 2018 4:16 pm

Hope everyone shows up for my Clowns ODS on Wednesday :O)

And good news! I’ll be back on the ODS schedule next October with Curses. Seemed like a good follow up to Clowns ;)

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Re: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread

Post by MinnesotaMyron » Fri Oct 19, 2018 4:43 pm

morbeedo wrote:
Fri Oct 19, 2018 4:16 pm
Hope everyone shows up for my Clowns ODS on Wednesday :O)

And good news! I’ll be back on the ODS schedule next October with Curses. Seemed like a good follow up to Clowns ;)
I got the happy email too! In exactly 1 year, look out for Novelty Country Music 3, the sequel to two of my previous 1DSs.

Update: this quiz has been bumped up to Groundhog Day 2019. Much better, I always prefer earlier to later.
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Re: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread

Post by Ironhorse » Fri Oct 19, 2018 8:53 pm

My first ever One Day proposal was accepted! Look for The Electric Chair in 2019.
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Re: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread

Post by ElendilPickle » Sat Oct 20, 2018 1:07 am

While we're plugging One Days, I hope you all will play my The Lord of the Rings 1DS on Thursday!

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Re: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread

Post by Woof » Sat Oct 20, 2018 10:39 am

ElendilPickle wrote:
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While we're plugging One Days, I hope you all will play my The Lord of the Rings 1DS on Thursday!
Coolio. Wouldn’t miss it.

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Re: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread

Post by econgator » Sat Oct 20, 2018 11:14 am

ElendilPickle wrote:
Sat Oct 20, 2018 1:07 am
While we're plugging One Days, I hope you all will play my The Lord of the Rings 1DS on Thursday!
That's the 2nd of the 3 I'm playing. :)

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Re: LearnedLeague 78 - Official Thread

Post by boson » Sat Oct 20, 2018 6:56 pm

BigDaddyMatty wrote:
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I actually remembered to create the private rundle with time to spare!

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Registration Code: readytorundle
Thanks!

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