2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 3

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2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 3

Post by DadofTwins » Wed Aug 21, 2013 2:57 pm

On we go.

Rulings and such in the Instant Replay thread.

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 3

Post by DadofTwins » Wed Aug 21, 2013 2:57 pm

AWARD WINNERS & MEDALISTS

2: This Mississippian was the first to win the National Book Award for Fiction twice.

6: He won a Spingarn Medal eight years before he successfully argued the Brown v. Board of Education case.

4: Since 2007, the Seiyu Awards have been given for outstanding performances in this 5-letter media form.

8: In 1921, the British Unknown Warrior was awarded the Medal of Honor, and the American Unknown Soldier was awarded this medal.

10: Basketball coach Jim Valvano was the first recipient of ESPN's “Courage Award” named for this tennis player.

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Name the play

3: Romans, countrymen/Assassins in the Senate/On the Ides of March

6: At Birnam Wood battle/Tomorrow and tomorrow/Macduff takes his head

9: Ill-tempered Katherine/Must wed before Bianca/But who would have her?

12: Take a pound of flesh/But you can't have any blood/Portia told Shylock

15: Winter made summer/Till he dies at Bosworth Field/For lack of a horse.
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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 3

Post by DadofTwins » Wed Aug 21, 2013 2:58 pm

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2:
4:
6:
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3:
6:
9:
12:
15:

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 3

Post by Paucle » Wed Aug 21, 2013 3:07 pm

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2: Faulkner
6: T Marshall (just alluded to in another thread! weird)
4: Anime'
8: Victoria Cross?
10: Arthur Ashe?

3: Julius Caesar
6: Macbeth
9: The Taming of the Shrew
12: The Merchant of Venice
15: Richard III

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 3

Post by This Is Kirk! » Wed Aug 21, 2013 3:07 pm

You've got 4 and 6 reversed. That could cause some confusion.

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 3

Post by immaf » Wed Aug 21, 2013 3:08 pm

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2. Faulkner
4. CLAM
6. Animé (in case this doesn't render correctly, the my answer is "Anime", with an acute accent over the e)
8. Victoria Cross
10. CLAM

3. Julius Caesar
6. Macbeth
9. The Taming of the Shrew
12. The Merchant of Venice
15. Richard III
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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 3

Post by Magna » Wed Aug 21, 2013 3:09 pm

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2: Faulkner
6: Thurgood Marshall
4: anime
8: Congressional Medal of Honor
10: Ashe

3: Julius Caesar
6: Macbeth
9: The Taming of the Shrew
12: The Merchant of Venice
15: Richard III

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 3

Post by hbomb1947 » Wed Aug 21, 2013 3:10 pm

I'm keeping the point values the way they appeared in the original post:
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2: Faulkner
6: Thurgood Marshall
4: anime?
8: purple heart?
10: Arthur Ashe?


3: Julius Caesar
6: Macbeth
9: The taming of the shrew
12: The merchant of Venice
15: Richard III

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 3

Post by teapot37 » Wed Aug 21, 2013 3:11 pm

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AWARD WINNERS & MEDALISTS

2: William Faulkner
6: Thurgood Marshall
4: anime
8: ?
10: Arthur Ashe

SHAKESPEAREAN HAIKU

3: Julius Caesar
6: Macbeth
9: The Taming of the Shrew
12: The Merchant of Venice
15: Richard III
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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 3

Post by MDaunt » Wed Aug 21, 2013 3:12 pm

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AWARD WINNERS & MEDALISTS

2: Faulkner

6: Thurgood Marshall

4: Anime

8: Victoria Cross

10: Arthur Ashe

SHAKESPEAREAN HAIKU

Name the play

3: Julius Caesar

6: MacBeth

9: Taming of the Shrew

12: The Merchant of Venice

15:Richard III

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 3

Post by gnash » Wed Aug 21, 2013 3:14 pm

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AWARD WINNERS & MEDALISTS

2: Faulkner
6: Thurgood Marshall
4: manga
8:
10: Ashe

SHAKESPEAREAN HAIKU

Name the play


3: Julius Caesar
6: Macbeth
9: Taming of the Shrew
12: Merchant of Venice
15: Richard III
edited to add spoiler tags
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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 3

Post by This Is Kirk! » Wed Aug 21, 2013 3:15 pm

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2: Faulkner
6: Thurgood Marshall
4: anime
8: Victoria Cross
10: Ashe

3: Julius Caesar
6: Macbeth
9: Taming of the Shrew
12: Merchant of Venice
15: Richard III
note: just edited it because I realized I had the second and third (4 and 6 or 6 and 4) reversed. They are now in the order they appear in DadofTwins' initial post.
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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 3

Post by Turd Ferguson » Wed Aug 21, 2013 3:17 pm

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2: Faulkner
4:
6:
8:
10: Ashe

3: Julius Caesar
6: Macbeth
9: Taming of the Shrew
12: Merchant of Venice
15: Richard III

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 3

Post by skullturf » Wed Aug 21, 2013 3:18 pm

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AWARD WINNERS & MEDALISTS

2: William Faulkner

6: Thurgood Marshall

4:

8: Purple Heart

10: Arthur Ashe

SHAKESPEAREAN HAIKU

Name the play

3: Julius Caesar

6: Macbeth

9: The Taming of the Shrew

12: The Merchant of Venice

15: Richard III

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 3

Post by Woof » Wed Aug 21, 2013 3:23 pm

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AWARD WINNERS & MEDALISTS

2: William Faulkner
6: Thurgood Marshall
4: CLAM
8: (Congressional) Medal of Honor
10: Arthur Ashe

SHAKESPEAREAN HAIKU

3: Julius Caesar
6: Macbeth
9: The Taming of the Shrew
12: The Merchant of Venice
15: Richard III
ETA: I left the point valuation the way DoT had it.

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 3

Post by MarkBarrett » Wed Aug 21, 2013 3:31 pm

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2: William Faulkner
6: Thurgood Marshall
4:
8:
10: Arthur Ashe

3: Julius Caesar
6: Macbeth
9: Taming of the Shrew
12: Merchant of Venice
15: Richard III

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 3

Post by SwanShadow » Wed Aug 21, 2013 3:39 pm

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AWARD WINNERS & MEDALISTS

2: Who is Faulkner?

6: Who is Thurgood Marshall?

4: What is anime?

8: What is the Medal of Honor? (Trick question?)

10: Who is Arthur Ashe?

SHAKESPEAREAN HAIKU

3: What is Julius Caesar?

6: What is Macbeth? (As an actor, I'm supposed to say "the Scottish play." I hope this doesn't bring me bad luck.)

9: What is The Taming of the Shrew?

12: What is The Merchant of Venice?

15: What is Richard III?
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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 3

Post by nlw44 » Wed Aug 21, 2013 3:40 pm

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2 - William Faulkner
4 - Thurgood Marshall
6 - anime
8 -
10 - Arthur Ashe

3 - Julius Caesar
6 - Macbeth
9 - The Taming of the Shrew
12 - The Merchant of Venice
15 - Richard III
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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 3

Post by crazymatt1 » Wed Aug 21, 2013 3:41 pm

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2: Faulkner
4:
6:
8: Victoria Cross
10: Arthur Ashe

3: Julius Caesar
6: Macbeth
9: The Taming of the Shrew
12:
15: Richard III

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 3

Post by nserven » Wed Aug 21, 2013 3:44 pm

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2. Faulkner
4. Marshall
6. CLAM
8. Purple Heart
10. Arthur Ashe

3. Julius Caesar
6. Macbeth
9. The Taming of the Shrew
12. The Merchant of Venice
15. Richard III

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