2012 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 4

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2012 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 4

Post by DadofTwins » Thu Aug 23, 2012 2:57 pm

On we go.

I hope to get back into the office later today to handle some RQ and IR stuff.

Moving really is time consuming. Who would have guessed?

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Re: 2012 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 4

Post by DadofTwins » Thu Aug 23, 2012 2:57 pm

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2: Oenopion king of Chios temporarily blinded this hunter after he assaulted the king's daughter Merope, but now his constellation is visible around the world.

4: The constellation named for this Roman hero is kneeling on Draco's head, gloating over stealing the apples of the Hesperides.

6: This hero's constellation includes him carrying the head of Medusa; his wife Andromeda is nearby on the back of Pegasus.

8: The centaur Chiron, teacher of Achilles, became this member of the Zodiac.

10: The constellation Ophiokhos memorializes this son of Apollo, a healer struck dead by Zeus for bringing people back from the dead.

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3: James Monroe holds an American flag as oarsmen paddle through ice in this Leutze painting.

6: Turner's painting of this battle shows the HMS Victory displaying signal flags reading “England expects that every man will do his duty.”

9: The Charge of the Mamelukes, by this Spanish artist, depicts events in the Peninsular War that take place on May 2, 1808.

12: Peter-Paul Rubens and Jacques-Louis David both painted versions of this Italian tribe's women being abducted by Romans.

15: A Manet painting portrays this U. S. Civil War battle in which the USS Kearsarge sank the CSS Alabama off the coast of France.

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Re: 2012 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 4

Post by DadofTwins » Thu Aug 23, 2012 2:58 pm

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Re: 2012 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 4

Post by MarkBarrett » Thu Aug 23, 2012 3:08 pm

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2: Orion
4: Heracles
6: Perseus
8: Sagittarius
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3: Washington Crossing the Delaware
6: Trafalgar
9: Goya
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Re: 2012 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 4

Post by CrunchyTaco » Thu Aug 23, 2012 3:08 pm

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2: Orion
4: Hercules
6: Perseus
8: Taurus
10: clam

3: Washington Crossing the Delaware
6: Trafalgar
9: Goya???
12: Sabine
15: clam

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Re: 2012 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 4

Post by immaf » Thu Aug 23, 2012 3:08 pm

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2: orion
4: Hercules
6: Theseus ?
8: Saggitarius
10: Orpheus

3: Washington Crossing the Delaware
6: The battle of Trafalgar
9: Goya ?
12: Sabine women
15: CLAM
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Re: 2012 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 4

Post by jpsultan » Thu Aug 23, 2012 3:16 pm

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2: Orion
4: Hercules
6: Perseus
8: Sagitarius
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3: Washington Crossing the Delaware
6: Trafalgar
9: Diego Velasquez
12: Sabine
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Re: 2012 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 4

Post by Ivan » Thu Aug 23, 2012 3:18 pm

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LOOK! UP IN THE SKY!

2: Orion
4: Hercules
6: Perseus
8: Saggitarius
10: Asclepius

THE ART OF WAR

3: CLAM
6: Trafalgar
9: Goya
12: Sabine
15: CLAM

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Re: 2012 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 4

Post by ElendilPickle » Thu Aug 23, 2012 3:24 pm

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2: Orion
4: Hercules
6: Perseus
8: Sagittarius
10:

3: Washington Crossing the Delaware
6: Battle of Trafalgar
9: Goya
12: The Seraglio
15:

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Re: 2012 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 4

Post by Squonk » Thu Aug 23, 2012 3:26 pm

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2:Orion
4:Hercules
6:Perseus
8:Sagittarius
10:

3:Washington Crossing the Delaware
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12:Sabine
15:

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Re: 2012 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 4

Post by SwanShadow » Thu Aug 23, 2012 3:27 pm

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LOOK! UP IN THE SKY!

2: Who is Orion?

4: Who is Hercules?

6: Who is Perseus?

8: What is Sagittarius?

10: Who is Aesclepius?

THE ART OF WAR

3: What is Washington Crossing the Delaware?

6: What is Trafalgar?

9: Who is Goya?

12: Who are the CLAMians?

15: What is the Battle of Cherbourg?
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Re: 2012 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 4

Post by Woof » Thu Aug 23, 2012 3:30 pm

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LOOK! UP IN THE SKY!

2: Orion
4: Hercules?
6: Perseus
8: Sagittarius
10: Ascelepios?

THE ART OF WAR

3: Washington Crossing the Delaware
6: Battle of Trafalgar
9: Goya?
12: Etruscans
15: Battle of Cherbourg

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Re: 2012 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 4

Post by Paucle » Thu Aug 23, 2012 3:41 pm

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2: Orion
4: Perseus
6: Hercules
8: Sagittarius
10: CLAMophus

3: Washington Crossing the Delaware
6: Trafalgar
9: Goya
12: CLAM
15: Battle of Cherbourg

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Re: 2012 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 4

Post by Sir Thopas » Thu Aug 23, 2012 3:50 pm

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2: Orion
4: Hercules
6: Perseus
8: Sagittarius
10: Asclepius

3: Washington Crossing the Delaware
6: Trafalgar
9: Goya
12: Sabines
15:
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Re: 2012 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 4

Post by ej! » Thu Aug 23, 2012 3:51 pm

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LOOK! UP IN THE SKY!
2: Orion
4: Perseus
6: Hercules
8: Sagittarius
10:

THE ART OF WAR
3: Washing Crossing the Delaware
6: Trafalgar
9: Goya
12:
15:

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Re: 2012 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 4

Post by harrumph » Thu Aug 23, 2012 3:53 pm

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2: Orion

4: clam

6: clam

8: clam

10: clam

3: Washington Crossing The Delaware

6: Trafalgar

9: Goya

12: clam

15: clam

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Re: 2012 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 4

Post by billy pilgrim » Thu Aug 23, 2012 3:57 pm

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2 orion
4 hercules
6 perseus
8 saggitarius
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3 washington crossing the delaware
6 trafalgar
9 goya
12 sabine
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Re: 2012 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 4

Post by mrbungle » Thu Aug 23, 2012 4:04 pm

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2: orion
4: hercules (i feel like this has to be the answer, but i think he was a greek hero!)
6: perseus
8: sagittarius
10:

3: washington crossing the delaware
6: battle of trafalgar
9: goya
12: sabine
15:

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Re: 2012 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 4

Post by nlw44 » Thu Aug 23, 2012 4:06 pm

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2 - Orion
4 - Hercules
6 - Perseus
8 - Sagittarius
10 - Asclepius

3 - Washington Crossing the Delaware
6 - Battle of Trafalgar
9 - Francisco Goya
12 - Sabines
15 -
"And has thou slain the Jabberwock?
Come to my arms, my beamish boy!
O frabjous day! Callooh! Callay!"
He chortled in his joy.

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Re: 2012 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 4

Post by Asphodel » Thu Aug 23, 2012 4:09 pm

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2: Orion
4:
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8: Sagittarius
10:

3: Washington Crossing the Delaware
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12: the Sabine women
15:
That was just...not good.

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