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Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 2

Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 10:33 am
by rjaguar3
Tournament of Champions standings are here.

On we go.

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 2

Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 10:54 am
by rjaguar3
AMERICAN POETRY

2: The title of this 1865 Whitman poem precedes "our fearful trip is done; / The ship has weather'd every rack, the prize we sought is won".

4: He composed a poem for John F. Kennedy's inauguration, but, unable to read it at the inauguration, decided to recite "The Gift Outright".

6: This poet's only work published during her lifetime is the 1650 book The Tenth Muse, lately Sprung up in America.

8: In this Sylvia Plath poem, the speaker tells the title character "I have had to kill you" and "you bastard, I'm through".

10: The speaker apologizes for eating "the plums / that were in / the icebox" in this poet's "This Is Just to Say".

THREE IN A ROW
Each correct response contains three consecutive letters of the alphabet, such as "pqr" or "xyz".

3: A German sausage commonly made of pork.

6: A mental state where the subject only responds to base stimuli.

9: Punny ones were the subject of a Canadian game show hosted by Jim Perry.

12: A nose job.

15: Sleepiness

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 2

Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 10:54 am
by rjaguar3
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 2

Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 10:54 am
by rjaguar3
Answers:
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AMERICAN POETRY

2: The title of this 1865 Whitman poem precedes "our fearful trip is done; / The ship has weather'd every rack, the prize we sought is won".
O CAPTAIN! MY CAPTAIN

4: He composed a poem for John F. Kennedy's inauguration, but, unable to read it at the inauguration, decided to recite "The Gift Outright".
ROBERT FROST

6: This poet's only work published during her lifetime is the 1650 book The Tenth Muse, lately Sprung up in America.
ANNE BRADSTREET

8: In this Sylvia Plath poem, the speaker tells the title character "I have had to kill you" and "you bastard, I'm through".
DADDY

10: The speaker apologizes for eating "the plums / that were in / the icebox" in this poet's "This Is Just to Say".
WILLIAM CARLOS WILLIAMS

THREE IN A ROW
Each correct response contains three consecutive letters of the alphabet, such as "pqr" or "xyz".

3: A German sausage commonly made of pork.
WURST or BRATWURST

6: A mental state where the subject only responds to base stimuli.
STUPOR

9: Punny ones were the subject of a Canadian game show hosted by Jim Perry.
DEFINITION(S)

12: A nose job.
RHINOPLASTY

15: Sleepiness
SOMNOLENCE

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 2

Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 11:15 am
by cinemaniax7
Spoiler
2: O Captain, My Captain!
4: Robert Frost
6: Bradstreet
8: CLAM
10: Williams

3: Bratwurst
6: CLAM
9: Definition
12: Rhinoplasty
15: CLAM

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 2

Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 11:19 am
by Woof
Spoiler
AMERICAN POETRY

2: O Captain! My Captain!

4: Frost?

6: CLAM

8: CLAM

10: CLAM

THREE IN A ROW

3: wurst

6: stupor?

9: CLAM

12: rhinoplasty

15: somnolence

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 2

Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 11:25 am
by joepozz
Spoiler
2: O Captain, My Captain!
4: Robert Frost
6: Clam
8: Clam
10: Clam

3: Wurst
6: Stupor
9: Clam
12: Rhinoplasty
15: Somnolence

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 2

Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 11:26 am
by Wpwells
Spoiler
2: O Captain, My Captain
4: Frost
6: CLAM
8: Daddy
10: Williams

3: Wurst
6: Stupor
9: CLAM
12: Rhinoplasty
15: CLAM

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 2

Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 11:34 am
by mrbungle
Spoiler
2: o captain my captain
4: frost
6: bradstreet
8: daddy
10: william carlos williams

3: bratwurst
6: stupor
9:
12: rhinoplasty
15: somnolence

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 2

Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 11:38 am
by CheezeWhiz
Spoiler
2: CLAM
4: Frost
6: CLAM
8: Daddy
10: CLAM

3: Bratwurst
6: CLAM
9: CLAM
12: Rhinoplasty
15: CLAM

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 2

Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 11:50 am
by Clue Jungry
Spoiler
AMERICAN POETRY
2: O Captain, My Captain
4: Robert Frost
6: Anne Bradstreet
8: Daddy?
10: William Carlos Williams

THREE IN A ROW
3: Bratwurst
6: CLAM-N-O
9: CLAM-N-O (Non-official guess: Hijinks)
12: Rhinoplasty
15: Somnolence

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 2

Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 11:51 am
by newtrat
Spoiler
2: O Captain, My Captain
4:
6:
8: Daddy
10: Williams

3: bratwurst
6:
9:
12: rhinoplasty
15:

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 2

Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 12:03 pm
by NoWhammies10
Spoiler
2: O Captain My Captain
4: Robert Frost
6: (clam)
8: Daddy
10: William Carlos Williams

3: bratwurst
6: (clam)
9: Definitions
12: rhinoplasty
15: somnolence

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 2

Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 12:08 pm
by immaf
Spoiler
2: O Captain, My Captain
4: Robert Frost
6: Behn
8: CLAM
10: CLAM

3:CLAM
6: CLAM
9: CLAM
12: rhiNOPlasty
15: SoMNOlence
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 2

Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 12:09 pm
by LucarioSnooperVixey
Spoiler
2. O Captain, My Captain
4. Robert Frost
6. Anne Bradstreet
8. CLAM
10. William Carlos Williams

3. Bratwurst
6. CLAM
9. CLAM
12. Rhinoplasty
15. Somnolence

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 2

Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 1:16 pm
by classicroadster
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3:wurst
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12:rhinoplasty
15:

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 2

Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 2:13 pm
by mujason
Spoiler
2: O Captain My Captain
4: Robert Frost
6: Bradstreet
8: Daddy
10: William Carlos Williams?

3: bratwurst
6: stupor
9: definitions
12: rhinoplasty
15: somnolence

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 2

Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 2:19 pm
by RJRouge
Spoiler
2: O Captain, My Captain
4: Robert Frost
6: CLAM
8: CLAM
10: William Carlos Williams

3: Bratwurst
6: CLAM
9: Definitions?
12: Rhinoplasty
15: Somnolence

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 2

Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 2:20 pm
by SwanShadow
Spoiler
AMERICAN POETRY

2: What is "O Captain! My Captain!"

4: Who is Frost?

6: Who is CLAM?

8: What is "Daddy"?

10: Who is Williams?

THREE IN A ROW

3: What is bratwurst?

6: What is stupor?

9: What is CLAM?

12: What is rhinoplasty?

15: What is somnolence?

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--TOC Day 2

Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 4:48 pm
by JoshuaKreitzer
Spoiler
2: O Captain! My Captain!
4: Frost
6:
8: Daddy
10:

3: wurst
6: stupor
9: definitions
12: rhinoplasty
15: