Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2

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Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2

Post by rjaguar3 » Tue Aug 28, 2018 10:31 am

In Round 4, the highest score of 393 was attained by cinemaniax7, who won Round 3. Therefore, the TOC berth for Round 4 goes to the next highest scoring player: SwanShadow, with a score of 392. Congratulations to both players.

Thanks to morbeedo for today's guest category.

On we go.

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2

Post by rjaguar3 » Tue Aug 28, 2018 10:43 am

A WATERY CATEGORY
Each correct response contains a water term.

2: In computing, it's the term for transmitting a file smoothly over time, especially a large media file.

4: This term for aimless wandering originally comes from the Greek for a place called Menderes.

6: Add this herb to flavor a soup or stew, but make sure to remove it before eating.

8: This daytime talk show host emceed CBS's Gameshow Marathon in 2006.

10: This Academy Award-winning actor hasn't been a single man since his marriage to Livia Giuggioli in 1997.

THE HORROR
By morbeedo.

3: "The horror! The horror!" are the dying words whispered by this character in Heart of Darkness.

6: The city of Aleppo has suffered large-scale destruction during the ongoing civil war in this country.

9: This actress won a Saturn Award for her performance in the TV series Bates Motel and played real-life paranormal investigator Lorraine Warren in The Conjuring film franchise.

12: Saturn Devouring His Son is perhaps the most famous of the Pinturas Negras, a series of 14 paintings depicting haunting scenes, by this painter.

15: Generally regarded as the first Gothic novel, The Castle of Otranto was written by this English author.

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2

Post by rjaguar3 » Tue Aug 28, 2018 10:43 am

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2

Post by rjaguar3 » Tue Aug 28, 2018 10:44 am

Answers:
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A WATERY CATEGORY
Each correct response contains a water term.

2: In computing, it's the term for transmitting a file smoothly over time, especially a large media file.
STREAMING

4: This term for aimless wandering originally comes from the Greek for a place called Menderes.
MEANDER

6: Add this herb to flavor a soup or stew, but make sure to remove it before eating.
BAY LEAF

8: This daytime talk show host emceed CBS's Gameshow Marathon in 2006.
RICKI LAKE

10: This Academy Award-winning actor hasn't been a single man since his marriage to Livia Giuggioli in 1997.
COLIN FIRTH

THE HORROR
By morbeedo.

3: "The horror! The horror!" are the dying words whispered by this character in Heart of Darkness.
KURTZ

6: The city of Aleppo has suffered large-scale destruction during the ongoing civil war in this country.
SYRIA

9: This actress won a Saturn Award for her performance in the TV series Bates Motel and played real-life paranormal investigator Lorraine Warren in The Conjuring film franchise.
VERA FARMIGA

12: Saturn Devouring His Son is perhaps the most famous of the Pinturas Negras, a series of 14 paintings depicting haunting scenes, by this painter.
FRANCISCO DE GOYA

15: Generally regarded as the first Gothic novel, The Castle of Otranto was written by this English author.
HORACE WALPOLE
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2

Post by immaf » Tue Aug 28, 2018 10:49 am

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2: streaming
4: meander
6: bay leaf
8: CLAM
10: CLAM

3: Kurst
6: Syria
9: CLAM
12: CLAM
15: Radcliffe
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2

Post by MarkBarrett » Tue Aug 28, 2018 10:54 am

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2: Streaming
4: Meandering
6: 
8: Ricki Lake
10: 

3: Kurtz
6: Syria
9: Vera Farmiga
12: 
15:

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2

Post by newtrat » Tue Aug 28, 2018 10:55 am

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2: streaming
4:
6: bay leaf
8: Ricki Lake
10:

3: Kurtz
6: Syria
9:
12: Goya
15:

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2

Post by mystcmage » Tue Aug 28, 2018 10:57 am

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2: streaming
4: meander
6: bay leaf
8: Ricki Lake
10:

3: Kurtz
6: Syria
9:
12:
15:

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2

Post by Volante » Tue Aug 28, 2018 10:57 am

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2: stream
4: meander
6: bay leaf
8:
10:

3: kurtz
6: syria
9:
12: goya
15:

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2

Post by Wpwells » Tue Aug 28, 2018 11:00 am

SpoilerShow
2: Streaming
4: Meandering
6: Bay Leaf
8: Ricki Lake
10: CLAM

3: Kurtz
6: Syria
9: CLAM
12: Goya
15: CLAM

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2

Post by LucarioSnooperVixey » Tue Aug 28, 2018 11:01 am

SpoilerShow
2. Streaming
4. Meandering
6. CLAM
8. CLAM
10. CLAM

3. Colonel Kurtz
6. Syria
9. CLAM
12. Francisco Goya
15. Horace Walpole
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2

Post by morbeedo » Tue Aug 28, 2018 11:05 am

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2:streaming
4:meandering
6:bay leaf
8:Joan Rivers
10:

3:Kurtz
6:Syria
9:Vera Farmiga
12:Goya
15:Walpole

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2

Post by quarterrican » Tue Aug 28, 2018 11:08 am

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2: Streaming
4: Meander
6: Bay Leaf
8:
10: Colin Firth

3: Kurtz
6: Syria
9: Vera Farmiga
12:
15:

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2

Post by Woof » Tue Aug 28, 2018 11:11 am

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A WATERY CATEGORY

2: streaming

4: meandering

6: Bay leaf

8: Rivers?

10: Firth?

THE HORROR

3: Kurtz

6: Syria

9: CLAM-ella

12: Goya

15: Walpole

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2

Post by sarisson » Tue Aug 28, 2018 11:11 am

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2: streaming
4: meandering
6: bay leaf
8: Seacrest
10:

3:
6: Syria
9:
12: El Greco
15:
In for a second lap

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2

Post by Clue Jungry » Tue Aug 28, 2018 11:19 am

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A WATERY CATEGORY
2: Streaming
4: Meander
6: Bay Leaf
8: Ricki Lake
10: Colin Firth?

THE HORROR
3: Kurtz
6: Syria (By the way, what is Aleppo? Just asking for my friend, Gary J.)
9: Farmiga
12: CLAM
15: Walpole

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2

Post by joepozz » Tue Aug 28, 2018 11:47 am

SpoilerShow
2: Flow
4: Meander
6: clam
8: Ricki Lake
10: Colin Firth

3: Kurtz
6: Syria
9: Vera Farmiga
12: Goya
15: Horace Walpole

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2

Post by John Boy » Tue Aug 28, 2018 11:49 am

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2 clam...is that a "water term?"
4 meander
6 bay leaf
8 clam
10 clam

THE HORROR
By morbeedo.

3 Kurtz
6 Syria
9 clam
12 clam
15 clam

add an extra degree of difficulty, why doncha?!

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2

Post by NoWhammies10 » Tue Aug 28, 2018 12:00 pm

SpoilerShow
2: streaming
4: meandering
6: bay leaf
8: Ricki Lake
10: Colin Firth

3: Kurtz
6: Syria
9: Vera Farmiga
12: Francisco Goya
15: Walpole

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 2

Post by mrbungle » Tue Aug 28, 2018 12:06 pm

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2: streaming
4: meandering
6: bay leaf
8: ricki lake
10: colin firth

3: kurtz
6: syria
9: farmiga
12: goya
15:

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