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by Peachbox
Wed Mar 25, 2020 2:37 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Learned League 84
Replies: 309
Views: 38480

Re: Learned League 84

Won my last match but finished 5th overall on point differential. In a group that promotes 4 players. Grr.
by Peachbox
Tue Mar 24, 2020 1:40 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2020 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 171
Views: 41124

Re: 2020 Current Events Study Guide

True, Pound is...opinionated. Original post amended.
by Peachbox
Mon Mar 23, 2020 4:38 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2020 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 171
Views: 41124

Re: 2020 Current Events Study Guide

The Tokyo Summer Olympics have been postponed until 2021. (according to one IOC member)
by Peachbox
Wed Mar 11, 2020 2:22 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2020 Current Events Discussion Thread
Replies: 105
Views: 16693

Re: 2020 Current Events Study Guide

MarkBarrett wrote:
Tue Mar 10, 2020 9:52 pm
May Stephen King book with four novellas: If It Bleeds

July movie with Dwayne Johnson & Emily Blunt based on Disneyland attraction: Jungle Cruise

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f_HvoipFcA8

"Raiders of the Lost Rock" or "Rockmancing the Stone?"
The Tasmanian Devil Wears Prada
by Peachbox
Fri Feb 14, 2020 4:14 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Final Jeopardy! Clues
Replies: 832
Views: 113384

Re: Final Jeopardy! Clues

earendel wrote:
Wed Feb 12, 2020 2:33 pm


"And I'll bet your Mr. Sawyer doesn't know that!"

Nice. ;)
by Peachbox
Tue Jan 28, 2020 2:21 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, January 27, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 39
Views: 3061

Re: Monday, January 27, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

buckeyebrain wrote:
Tue Jan 28, 2020 1:31 am
Am I the only one that shouted "THAT'S HEADLEY!" at the TV after the Hedy Lamarr clue?
You are not. ;)
by Peachbox
Tue Jan 21, 2020 3:06 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, January 20, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 50
Views: 3962

Re: Monday, January 20, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Traci_on_J! wrote:
Mon Jan 20, 2020 7:06 pm
Thank you! I haven't seen the game yet so hopefully I look way less nervous than I was.
You looked composed up there, and like you were having fun. Sorry you didn't win; you played very well. :)
by Peachbox
Fri Jan 17, 2020 11:25 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, January 17, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 41
Views: 3676

Re: Friday, January 17, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

My precall for FJ was the family name Hemings. For the actual FJ, figured the oldest member of the royal family not Elizabeth II or her descendants.

For more about Nicholas II and George V just before World War I -- and the making of The Lost Prince -- see The King, The Kaiser & the Tsar.
by Peachbox
Tue Jan 14, 2020 1:08 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2020 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 171
Views: 41124

Re: 2020 Current Events Study Guide

The New York Public Library has revealed the most-checked-out book in its 125-year history, which is.....






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*2 hits in the J!Archive
by Peachbox
Wed Dec 25, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Help with a Jeopardy-themed marriage proposal
Replies: 21
Views: 2336

Re: Help with a Jeopardy-themed marriage proposal

Hmm. I like where you're going, creatively and conceptually, but please don't make her the equivalent to a female sheep in your marriage proposal. Baaaa-d idea, from a woman's POV. Hilarious to a guy, I'm sure. 1. Though his full name is one of the most famous in all English literature, his friends...
by Peachbox
Wed Dec 25, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2019 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 752
Views: 74492

Re: 2019 Current Events Study Guide

PORTRAITS (The portrait went back on public display in October 2019, so I posted here) Rediscovered in 2017 , Margaret Gillies' lost 1843 portrait of this man once prompted Elizabeth Barrett Browning to write that he "has the dust and mud of humanity about him, notwithstanding those eagle eyes.” Who...
by Peachbox
Tue Dec 24, 2019 8:24 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, December 23, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 75
Views: 7652

Re: Monday, December 23, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Congrats and retroactive good luck, Robin ! Welcome to JBoard. :)
by Peachbox
Mon Dec 16, 2019 11:34 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2020 Online Test announced - Jan 28, 29, 30
Replies: 54
Views: 5736

Re: 2020 Online Test announced - Jan 28, 29, 30

My time in the player pool ends Jan. 12. To have the next online test a mere 16 days later is an early Christmas gift. :)

Good luck to all who take it!
by Peachbox
Sun Dec 08, 2019 12:26 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2019 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 752
Views: 74492

Re: 2019 Current Events Study Guide

NATIONAL MEMORIALS

98-year-old Nick Clifford, the last carver to have worked on this, died in November 2019
Spoiler
Show
What is Mount Rushmore?

(Figured a "landmarks" category would have made it easier; his age eliminates Lincoln Memorial)
by Peachbox
Mon Nov 25, 2019 4:17 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Techniques for Memorizing and Reinforcing Trivial Facts
Replies: 31
Views: 2731

Re: Techniques for Memorizing and Reinforcing Trivial Facts

You could always use this method to remember things
by Peachbox
Fri Nov 15, 2019 4:44 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 3245

Re: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Final Scores

Fixed. I remember hearing that the owners misspelled the name when registering the horse, and couldn't change it, is that right?

So American Pharoah it was.
by Peachbox
Fri Nov 15, 2019 3:47 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 3245

TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Final Scores

7. THEMED QUESTION Answer one option below, then try your hand at the bonus (getting that may help you with more of the options). He was the San Francisco Giants’ starting 1B on opening day in 2019 - Brandon Belt This Star Wars craft is powered by Twin Ion Engines - Tie Fighter This word can mean a...
by Peachbox
Thu Nov 14, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 3245

Re: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Scores Through Q6

And I couldn't say, Nooooo drop the other one. :(
by Peachbox
Thu Nov 14, 2019 2:54 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 3245

TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Scores Through Q6

5. CLASSICAL MUSIC IN POPULAR CULTURE One of my favorite TV programs has been Classical Rewind, which looks at how classical works have been used in popular culture. Listen to the following clips, and answer one of the options (different for each clip). Please include the letter with your answer. A...
by Peachbox
Thu Nov 14, 2019 1:34 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 3245

Re: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Scores Through Q4

Oh I don't mind at all! :) Third reveal up shortly.....