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by threearruda
Tue Oct 13, 2020 9:15 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Fun with NBC's "The Weakest Link"
Replies: 75
Views: 4998

Re: Fun with NBC's "The Weakest Link"

Josh from tonight's show is a dead ringer for Paul Pabst when he won the Danette edition of Sports Jeopardy :lol:
by threearruda
Tue Oct 13, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, October 13, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 59
Views: 2129

Re: Tuesday, October 13, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Preempted by the rescheduled NFL game and won’t be able to watch in the morning, so I thought I’d come to the recap threads here and Reddit around 2:30 p.m.. :o :o :o :o :o :o :o I also missed the last triple-zero game, so maybe a blessing and a curse? I salute whomever decides to put together a NAS...
by threearruda
Wed Oct 07, 2020 9:39 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Fourth Podium Poll for 10/7/2020
Replies: 23
Views: 413

Re: Fourth Podium Poll for 10/7/2020

$10,600 --> get on LifeLock would have given me DD2 so at least $2,000 more --> + FJ = 4th podium win.
by threearruda
Tue Oct 06, 2020 8:31 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, October 6, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 55
Views: 1396

Re: Tuesday, October 6, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Haven't asked cheezguyty anything in a while: How many winners (no matter the day) have won with $27,700? Like football scores that seem unusual today's winning total struck me as uncommon. Obligatory not cheezguyty (hope you don't mind me hijacking this query LOL): Here's the only one I dug up aft...
by threearruda
Sun Oct 04, 2020 7:28 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: FJs for the 9/28/20 week
Replies: 27
Views: 522

Re: FJs for the 9/28/20 week

:( :( :mrgreen: :( :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: Not my best week.. FR, Superior, don't remember what I did Thursday. Looks like I'll be the first to claim a get on Omalu, a little surprising considering how many sports nuts there are here. Never saw Concussion, but I read about Omalu/his ...
by threearruda
Thu Sep 17, 2020 5:20 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: ACM Awards category poll (9/16/20 spoilers)
Replies: 19
Views: 648

Re: ACM Awards category poll (9/16/20 spoilers)

:mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

Country listener for most of my life, easy sweep for me.
by threearruda
Wed Sep 16, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, September 16, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 46
Views: 1983

Re: Wednesday, September 16, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

I'd like to thank the Academy (of Country Music Awards) for helping me eke out a 4th podium win. Congrats to David for his victory and to Cory for a delightful run at the champ's podium! Went wayyyy too fast on DD3 and blurted out translators. Bad miss considering the term was in the news during the...
by threearruda
Tue Sep 15, 2020 6:43 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2020 Jeopardy North American Audition Tour
Replies: 214
Views: 43262

Re: 2020 Jeopardy North American Audition Tour

Happy for you (and the other posters)! But also sad because I'm hoping for one of those Chicago emails. Still keeping my fingers crossed. Seconded, congrats and good luck to all soon-to-be auditioners thus far! Seconded again as I also got passed over yesterday. There might be unclaimed spots to fi...
by threearruda
Fri Aug 28, 2020 2:28 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 451 - Fourth Flashback [Final results]
Replies: 23
Views: 1094

Re: TD 451 - Fourth Flashback [Final results]

Live look-in at me right now: :lol: :mrgreen: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=3u8yRDkdJOE

Thanks for the game as always clt and to all the players. Looking forward to the next.
by threearruda
Thu Aug 27, 2020 10:08 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 451 - Fourth Flashback [Final results]
Replies: 23
Views: 1094

Re: TD 451 - Fourth Flashback [Q7-Q8 revealed]

We Dem Boyz [SINGLETON!] - 1 threearruda Growing up in the 2010s playing basketball with guys who exclusively listened to hip-hop/rap pays off every time. :lol: Had my pick for birthstones down to Emerald or Peridot and went the wrong way. I thought that would be one of those questions where more f...
by threearruda
Wed Aug 19, 2020 9:11 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Reretaken Down
Replies: 4266
Views: 605797

Re: Reretaken Down

Philosophy undergrad here. Be aware that it's been two years since my last foray into the topic, but I lean capitalize. Did a quick dive through some archived coursework, and both of my former teachers/professors that did units on the movement capitalized the term on all assignment sheets that I fou...
by threearruda
Sat Jul 25, 2020 6:12 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Regis Philbin Has Passed Away
Replies: 26
Views: 2587

Re: Regis Philbin Has Passed Away

A few years ago, I joined a friend's fantasy basketball league and christened my team the Threearruda Thugs. Having recently watched several of Regis' Millionaire episodes, I screenshot a photo of him excitedly pointing at the camera and made that the Thugs' logo.. for the irony, I guess. Won the le...
by threearruda
Sat Jul 25, 2020 7:37 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 449 - The Sheeplympics (Final Standings)
Replies: 32
Views: 2964

Re: TD 449 - The Sheeplympics (Final Standings)

11.) Medal Ceremonies If you’re exceptional at your discipline, you’ll win a gold, silver or bronze medal. Pick one of Gold, Silver or Bronze. Gold - 9 (SHEEP!.. Kind of) econgator ElendilPickle merica Peachbox Rackme32 talkingaway twelvefootboy BrigadierSolo13 RougeGod Silver - 3 alamble shambolic...
by threearruda
Fri Jul 24, 2020 6:29 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 449 - The Sheeplympics (Final Standings)
Replies: 32
Views: 2964

Re: TD 449 - The Sheeplympics (Q9-10 Revealed)

9.) Places and Place Names “Everyone’s a Little Bit Racist” is a song from this 2004 Tony winning musical Avenue Q Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid appear on the American Film Institute (AFI) list of top American films of all-time; in what city is the AFI located? Los Angeles The Triangle Shirtwa...
by threearruda
Thu Jul 23, 2020 10:10 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 449 - The Sheeplympics (Final Standings)
Replies: 32
Views: 2964

Re: TD 449 - The Sheeplympics (Q6-8 Revealed)

Isn't the winner of the sheeplympics the one who sheeps the most? I deliberated over the reception of such a gimmick, but ultimately wrote in the introduction that Lowest total score will be the champion so the lowest score will be the winner per usual. However, and I alluded to this as well in the...
by threearruda
Thu Jul 23, 2020 6:02 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 449 - The Sheeplympics (Final Standings)
Replies: 32
Views: 2964

Re: TD 449 - The Sheeplympics (Q6-8 Revealed)

6.) Literature "Their Eyes Were Watching God" was a famous novel from this Harlem Renaissance figure Zora Neale Hurston Chinua Achebe’s "Things Fall Apart" told a story of a member of the Igbo tribe of this most populous African nation Nigeria Harper Lee’s much anticipated second novel with this ti...
by threearruda
Wed Jul 22, 2020 6:38 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 449 - The Sheeplympics (Final Standings)
Replies: 32
Views: 2964

Re: TD 449 - The Sheeplympics (Q4-5 Revealed)

4.) National “Pri”de Identify a word in the English language - you know, something I can find in a dictionary - that contains the letters “Pri” consecutively (back to back to back). The combination can appear at the beginning of the word, the end or anywhere in between. BONUS : 1 point deduction fo...
by threearruda
Tue Jul 21, 2020 11:24 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 449 - The Sheeplympics (Final Standings)
Replies: 32
Views: 2964

Re: TD 449 - The Sheeplympics (Q1-3 Revealed)

One of these times, I’ll remember to check to see if I have a drop available. :oops: Happens to the best of us.. in the future I may consider adding a line under the title on the submission forms just restating points for wrong answers, drop/sheep and whatnot for easier reference. Something seems o...
by threearruda
Tue Jul 21, 2020 5:45 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 449 - The Sheeplympics (Final Standings)
Replies: 32
Views: 2964

Re: TD 449 - The Sheeplympics

1.) The Actual Olympics Assuming the games of the 32nd Summer Olympiad are not pushed back further or cancelled altogether, Japan will be the host nation. Excluding Japan, name a host NATION for any Olympic Games, summer and winter, between 2000-2018 . (10 possible answers). POSSIBLE ANSWERS Austra...
by threearruda
Mon Jul 20, 2020 5:51 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 449 - The Sheeplympics (Final Standings)
Replies: 32
Views: 2964

Re: TD 449 - The Sheeplympics

Monday bump. Barring a last minute schedule change, the reveal commences early tomorrow so please get your entries in by the end of the day if you haven't already!