Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3

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Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3

Post by rjaguar3 » Wed Aug 15, 2018 11:22 am

Congratulations to PowerofHoodoo, who won Round 2 with a score of 351.

On we go.

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3

Post by rjaguar3 » Wed Aug 15, 2018 11:33 am

AT THE ARCADE

2: Fiorello La Guardia campaigned to ban pinball in this city; the ban was lifted when Roger Sharpe demonstrated in a courtroom that pinball was a game of skill.

4: This game invented in 1908 has a ramp with an incline at the end to launch the rolled balls into scoring holes.

6: In a Simpsons parody of this 1995 Kevin Costner film's budget problems, Milhouse complains about having to insert 40 quarters to continue playing the arcade adaptation.

8: Steve Wiebe jumped to first in April 2018 when Twin Galaxies struck Billy Mitchell's record score of 1,047,200 on this arcade game.

10: In the English version of Pac-Man, this is the only letter that the four ghost names all have in common.

GOVERNORS

3: This Alabama governor who championed segregation was the last third-party Presidential candidate to win a state.

6: This governor, in office since 2011, also held the post from 1975 to 1983; his father, Pat, was also a governor.

9: As governor of this state, John Peter Altgeld pardoned three men convicted in the Haymarket riots; he also opposed federal intervention in the Pullman strikes.

12: This was the only sitting governor to win a state in the 2016 Republican presidential primaries.

15: John Farmer, Jr. served as Acting Governor of this state for 90 minutes between Senate sessions; the elected governor, Christine Todd Whitman, had left for the EPA.

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3

Post by rjaguar3 » Wed Aug 15, 2018 11:33 am

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3

Post by rjaguar3 » Wed Aug 15, 2018 11:33 am

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AT THE ARCADE

2: Fiorello La Guardia campaigned to ban pinball in this city; the ban was lifted when Roger Sharpe demonstrated in a courtroom that pinball was a game of skill.
NEW YORK CITY

4: This game invented in 1908 has a ramp with an incline at the end to launch the rolled balls into scoring holes.
SKEE BALL

6: In a Simpsons parody of this 1995 Kevin Costner film's budget problems, Milhouse complains about having to insert 40 quarters to continue playing the arcade adaptation.
WATERWORLD

8: Steve Wiebe jumped to first in April 2018 when Twin Galaxies struck Billy Mitchell's record score of 1,047,200 on this arcade game.
DONKEY KONG

10: In the English version of Pac-Man, this is the only letter that the four ghost names all have in common.
Y (The ghosts are Blinky, Pinky, Inky, and Clyde.)

GOVERNORS

3: This Alabama governor who championed segregation was the last third-party Presidential candidate to win a state.
GEORGE WALLACE

6: This governor, in office since 2011, also held the post from 1975 to 1983; his father, Pat, was also a governor.
JERRY BROWN (EDMUND G. BROWN, JR) (of California)

9: As governor of this state, John Peter Altgeld pardoned three men convicted in the Haymarket riots; he also opposed federal intervention in the Pullman strikes.
ILLINOIS

12: This was the only sitting governor to win a state in the 2016 Republican presidential primaries.
JOHN KASICH (of Ohio)

15: John Farmer, Jr. served as Acting Governor of this state for 90 minutes between Senate sessions; the elected governor, Christine Todd Whitman, had left for the EPA.
NEW JERSEY
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3

Post by cinemaniax7 » Wed Aug 15, 2018 11:42 am

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2: New York City
4: Skeeball
6: Waterworld
8: Donkey Kong
10: Y

3: George Wallace
6: Jerry Brown
9: Illinois
12: Kasich
15: New Jersey

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3

Post by nserven » Wed Aug 15, 2018 11:43 am

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2. New York City
4. skee-ball
6. Water World
8. CLAM
10. Y

3. George Wallace
6. Jerry Brown
9. Illinois
12. Kasich
15. New Jersey

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3

Post by badgerfellow » Wed Aug 15, 2018 11:44 am

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2: New York City

4: Skee Ball

6: Waterworld

8: Donkey Kong

10: N



3: Wallace

6: CLAM

9: Illinois

12: Kasich

15: CLAM

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3

Post by Volante » Wed Aug 15, 2018 11:45 am

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2: NYC
4: skeeball
6: waterworld
8: donkey kong
10: y

3: wallace
6: jerry brown
9: illinois
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3

Post by classicroadster » Wed Aug 15, 2018 11:45 am

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2:New York
4:skee ball
6:waterworld
8: donkey kong
10: Y

3:wallace
6:Brown
9:illinois
12:kasich
15:New Jersey

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3

Post by immaf » Wed Aug 15, 2018 11:49 am

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2: New York City
4: CLAM
6: CLAM
8: CLAM
10: CLAM

3: George Wallace
6: Jerry Brown
9: Illinois
12: John Kasich
15: CLAM
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3

Post by Steppenwolf » Wed Aug 15, 2018 11:57 am

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2: New York City
4: Skee-ball
6: Waterworld
8:
10: Y

3: George Wallace
6: Jerry Brown
9: Illinois
12:
15: New Jersey
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3

Post by CheezeWhiz » Wed Aug 15, 2018 11:57 am

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2: New York City
4: Skee-ball
6: Waterworld
8: Donkey Kong
10: Y

3: Wallace
6: Brown
9: Pennsylvania
12: Kasich
15: CLAM
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3

Post by CasketRomance » Wed Aug 15, 2018 12:08 pm

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2: new york city
4: skee ball
6: waterworld
8: donkey kong
10: y

3: wallace
6: brown
9: illinois
12:
15: new jersey


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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3

Post by Woof » Wed Aug 15, 2018 12:09 pm

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AT THE ARCADE

2: New York City

4: Skee-ball

6: Waterworld?

8: Donkey Kong?

10: y

GOVERNORS

3: Wallace

6: Jerry Brown

9: Illinois

12: Kasich

15: New Jersey

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3

Post by AFRET CMS » Wed Aug 15, 2018 12:09 pm

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2: New York City
4: Skee Ball
6: Waterworld
8:
10: Y

3: George Wallace
6: Jerry Brown
9:
12: John Kasich
15: New Jersey
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3

Post by patkav » Wed Aug 15, 2018 12:09 pm

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2: New York City
4: skeeball
6: Waterworld
8:
10: y

3: George Wallace
6: Jerry Brown
9: Illinois
12: John Kasich
15: New Jersey

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3

Post by Clue Jungry » Wed Aug 15, 2018 12:10 pm

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AT THE ARCADE
2: New York City
4: Skee-ball
6: Waterworld
8: Donkey Kong
10: Y

GOVERNORS
3: George Wallace
6: Jerry Brown
9: Illinois
12: CLAM -- stuck between Walker and Perry
15: New Jersey

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3

Post by MarkBarrett » Wed Aug 15, 2018 12:16 pm

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2: New York City
4: Skee-Ball
6: Waterworld
8: Donkey Kong
10: Y

3: George Wallace
6: Jerry Brown
9: Illinois
12: John Kasich
15: New Jersey

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3

Post by CoachP » Wed Aug 15, 2018 12:20 pm

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2: New York City
4: Skee ball
6: Waterworld
8: CLAM
10: CLAM

3: George Wallace
6: Jerry Brown
9: Illinois
12: CLAM
15: New Jersey

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 3, Day 3

Post by teapot37 » Wed Aug 15, 2018 12:22 pm

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AT THE ARCADE

2. New York City
4. skee-ball
6. Waterworld
8. Donkey Kong
10. Y

GOVERNORS

3. George Wallace
6. Jerry Brown
9. Illinois
12. John Kasich
15. New Jersey
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