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Thu Dec 27, 2018 10:41 am
Forum: Trash
Topic: STAR BOWL (2019 Spring and Summer Side-Event)
Replies: 9
Views: 2526

Re: STAR BOWL (2019 Spring and Summer Side-Event)

Victor Prieto wrote:
Sat Dec 22, 2018 3:37 pm

1 Star Trek: TOS + films 1-8 + 2009 reboot series
1 Star Trek: TNG + films 8-11
1 Star Trek: VOY + Star Trek: ENT + Star Trek: DIS
1 Star Trek: DS9
1 Star Trek common link
Set phasers to fun!!! I'm beyond excited for this. :dance:
by Yeah, that's a thing
Mon Apr 16, 2018 8:50 am
Forum: Trash
Topic: SOUNDTRACK playtesting at ICT
Replies: 15
Views: 4460

Re: SOUNDTRACK playtesting at ICT

Definitely one of the most enjoyable quiz bowl experiences for me. Bravo to the writers!
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Mon Jul 10, 2017 3:26 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: MSU NASAT/Cambridge Open Mirror (7/15-16)
Replies: 17
Views: 5481

Re: MSU NASAT/Cambridge Open Mirror (7/15-16)

Is there official pricing information for the NASAT portion yet?
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Mon May 08, 2017 2:43 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Northmont Pre-Nationals Tournament
Replies: 11
Views: 4545

Re: Northmont Pre-Nationals Tournament

Ben, you forgot about IMSA. More out-of-state and in-state teams should come! IMSA can't come because silly Pranav staffed ICT That never stopped Indiana teams from playing the same set in the past Citation? I could see it happening, but that's pretty outrageous nevertheless. In 2010–2011 Andrew Va...
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Thu Apr 27, 2017 9:46 am
Forum: Trash
Topic: "YO, Pass the AUX Cord, You'd Better Not Read" TRASH Set
Replies: 80
Views: 24846

Re: "YO, Pass the AUX Cord, You'd Better Not Read" TRASH Set

Vissi d'arte wrote:I would be interested in playing this at SSNCT.
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Fri Oct 14, 2016 12:10 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: CO Trash Skype mirror: Sunday, October 16
Replies: 17
Views: 6119

Re: CO Trash Skype mirror: Sunday, October 16

What time is the tournament expected to start?
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Fri Oct 14, 2016 10:04 am
Forum: Trash
Topic: Bride of the Guerrilla Tournament (Film 2016)
Replies: 26
Views: 8917

Re: Bride of the Guerrilla Tournament (Film 2016)

Has this set been posted?
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Fri Oct 14, 2016 10:02 am
Forum: Trash
Topic: ACRONYM IX @ HSNCT - May 29, 2016
Replies: 45
Views: 20298

Re: ACRONYM IX @ HSNCT - May 29, 2016

Will this set be released publicly?
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Tue Sep 13, 2016 7:54 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: EFT Skype Tournament - 9/17/16
Replies: 34
Views: 10964

Re: EFT Skype Tournament - 9/17/16

Periplus of the Erythraean Sea wrote:Since I've been asked by some people, we will probably start this tournament at 11AM Eastern/8AM Pacific time.
Any change at a slightly earlier start time? I want to try to get through as many rounds as possible before I have to work at six.
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Sun Sep 11, 2016 11:30 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: Chicago Open Trash 2016 (July 24, 2016)
Replies: 131
Views: 52741

Re: Chicago Open Trash 2016 (July 24, 2016)

Is there any interest in running a Skype tournament on this set?
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Tue Apr 07, 2015 10:16 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: 2015 CO Visual Arts
Replies: 131
Views: 50863

Re: 2015 CO Visual Arts

Been looking forward to this all year. Seeking teammate.
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Mon Mar 16, 2015 8:14 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2015 March Madness Invitational @ MSU - April 4
Replies: 6
Views: 4503

Re: 2015 March Madness Invitational @ MSU - April 4

Due to issues securing rooms, we've had to push the tournament back to April 4th.
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Mon Mar 16, 2015 8:11 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MUT mirror at uWaterloo (March 22nd)
Replies: 21
Views: 9570

Re: MUT mirror at uWaterloo (March 22nd)

MSU will be bringing 3 teams with one buzzer system. Who should I email to officially register?
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Mon Feb 16, 2015 5:44 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2015 March Madness Invitational @ MSU - April 4
Replies: 6
Views: 4503

2015 March Madness Invitational @ MSU - April 4

Greetings, I'm pleased to announce that Michigan State's annual March Madness Invitational Tournament will be held on March 28. We will be using NAQT's IS-144. Questions will follow standard NAQT rules, without timed halves. Full rules can be found at http://www.naqt.com/rules.html We will be seedin...
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Fri Jul 25, 2014 12:27 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Texas QB Camp Tournament mirror @ Michigan (August 10)
Replies: 22
Views: 7382

Re: Texas QB Camp Tournament mirror @ Michigan (August 10)

grapesmoker wrote:this is quizbowl, ergo i will play quizbowl
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Mon Jul 21, 2014 9:31 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: VCU Open mirror at Michigan (August 9)
Replies: 30
Views: 14563

Re: VCU Open mirror at Michigan (August 9)

Ukonvasara wrote:I'd like to play this and I'd definitely stick around for Sunday events.
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Thu Apr 17, 2014 10:24 am
Forum: Trash
Topic: Clearinghouse for Random Packet Announcements
Replies: 575
Views: 257883

Re: Clearinghouse for Random Packet Announcements

women, fire and dangerous things wrote:I wrote another film packet (with a mystery theme), which I will read tomorrow at 11:00 Eastern, if there are no objections.
I wrote a music packet (mostly rock) that I can read after this if people want.
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Sun Mar 16, 2014 4:24 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MUT at Ohio State (3/22/2014)
Replies: 8
Views: 4276

Re: MUT at Ohio State (3/22/2014)

MSU is fielding a team for this. Other schools should too!
by Yeah, that's a thing
Sun Mar 09, 2014 7:47 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Ottawa Hybrid Tournament-March 8, 2014
Replies: 38
Views: 14649

Re: Ottawa Hybrid Tournament-March 8, 2014

Thanks to Jordan and co for producing the set and hosting; everyone from MSU had a blast playing and hanging around Ottawa. It was definitely worth the drive!
by Yeah, that's a thing
Tue Jan 21, 2014 2:26 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Leonard Maltin Game Test Run
Replies: 17
Views: 5017

Re: Leonard Maltin Game Test Run

I've been compiling a spreadsheet of LM game categories in preparation for my team's eight-hour drive for Ottawa Hybrid this March. I'd be happy to moderate some on the IRC sometime if anyone's interested.
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Mon Jan 20, 2014 7:39 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: March Madness Tournament @ MSU - March 15
Replies: 6
Views: 2755

Re: March Madness Tournament @ MSU - March 15

Final Field

Brighton (3)
St. Catherine of Siena Academy
Utica Academy (2)
Bay City Western (2)
Olmsted Falls
Lansing Homeschoolers
Grosse Pointe North
Redford Thurston (2)
Cabrini
North Farmington (2)
Detroit Catholic Central (4)
Ionia
Okemos
White Cloud
St. Joseph
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Mon Jan 20, 2014 4:12 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: March Madness Tournament @ MSU - March 15
Replies: 6
Views: 2755

March Madness Tournament @ MSU - March 15

Greetings, I'm glad to announce Michigan State's annual March Madness Invitational Tournament. We will be using NAQT's IS-134. Questions will follow standard NAQT rules, without timed halves. Full rules can be found at http://www.naqt.com/rules.html We will be seeding teams; all teams should expect ...
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Sat Nov 30, 2013 1:40 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Eyes That Do Not See V - 11/23/13
Replies: 13
Views: 4738

Re: Eyes That Do Not See V - 11/23/13

Mike Bentley wrote:
Yeah, that's a thing wrote:
Mike Bentley wrote:I could potentially do an online mirror of this where I share my screen if there's interest.


This is a good idea!
I'll probably schedule this for sometime on Thanksgiving weekend.
Will this be happening?
by Yeah, that's a thing
Wed Nov 27, 2013 12:32 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: Clearinghouse for Random Packet Announcements
Replies: 575
Views: 257883

Re: Clearinghouse for Random Packet Announcements

I'm writing a packet of 20 power-marked tossups (mostly TV and movies) for my family this Thanksgiving. I can read it this weekend.
by Yeah, that's a thing
Mon Nov 18, 2013 10:41 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Eyes That Do Not See V - 11/23/13
Replies: 13
Views: 4738

Re: Eyes That Do Not See V - 11/23/13

Mike Bentley wrote:I could potentially do an online mirror of this where I share my screen if there's interest.


This is a good idea!
by Yeah, that's a thing
Wed Nov 06, 2013 4:05 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Ottawa Hybrid Tournament-March 8, 2014
Replies: 38
Views: 14649

Re: Ottawa Hybrid Tournament-March 8, 2014

MSU will most likely send a team to this.
by Yeah, that's a thing
Sun Sep 15, 2013 4:01 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Announcement: TAMIL - Visual Trash
Replies: 6
Views: 3303

Re: Announcement: TAMIL - Visual Trash

With this last mirror and the Virginia (?) mirror not happening, I should be posting this set to the wastebin soon.
by Yeah, that's a thing
Sun Jun 30, 2013 4:29 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: UTC's Open Mirror of NAQT HS NCT 8/3/2013
Replies: 5
Views: 1794

Re: UTC's Open Mirror of NAQT HS NCT 8/3/2013

We are open to hosting a trash tournament on Sun., Aug. 4, but that’s contingent on having any questions. If you are interested and willing to write a round, or if you know of a trash set being produced this summer that we could mirror, please let me know. TAMIL is still available for mirrors. http...
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Sat Jun 01, 2013 11:35 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Missouri Open mirror @ Waterloo (07/13/13)
Replies: 30
Views: 8346

Re: Missouri Open mirror @ Waterloo (07/13/13)

Is there interest in playing a second side event (like the tossups from TAMIL)? If there is interest, will we still have access to the rooms late into Saturday night or on Sunday morning? TAMIL is all tossups, and is still open for mirrors of five dollars per player. Depending on how you format it ...
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Tue May 28, 2013 6:08 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Missouri Open at Virginia Tech : 7/6/13
Replies: 28
Views: 6286

Re: Missouri Open at Virginia Tech : 7/6/13

fett0001 wrote:Would people be interested in some side events? Possibly CAHOOTS, TAMIL, or both?
Shameless self-promotion: TAMIL has gotten excellent reviews at its three mirrors so far!
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Tue May 14, 2013 10:08 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Announcement: TAMIL - Visual Trash
Replies: 6
Views: 3303

Re: Announcement: TAMIL - Visual Trash

Although I've had to cut it down to nine rounds, TAMIL is now finished and ready to play!
by Yeah, that's a thing
Wed May 01, 2013 4:11 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Announcement: TAMIL - Visual Trash
Replies: 6
Views: 3303

Re: Announcement: TAMIL - Visual Trash

The tournament is now 75% complete, and will be played at the May 18th mirror of CAHOOTS. I'm quite happy with how this set has turned out; I think it would be a good attachment to CO or VCU Open if time permits. I suppose if people want to get together at the HSNCT to play it they could, provided t...
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Mon Apr 15, 2013 9:47 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: 2013 ICT DI specific question discussion
Replies: 73
Views: 17305

Re: DI specific question discussion

Yeah, I figured the clue was about "Don't Get Lost In Heaven," which contains the lyric "And fire coming out of a monkey's head" explicitly, rather than any of the many places mentioned in the previous song on that Gorillaz album, whose title is "Fire Coming Out of A Monkey's Head" without containi...
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Mon Apr 15, 2013 7:10 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: 2013 ICT DI specific question discussion
Replies: 73
Views: 17305

Re: DI specific question discussion

Can someone please post the tossups on Death of Socrates and Heaven?
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Tue Apr 09, 2013 7:14 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Announcement: TAMIL - Visual Trash
Replies: 6
Views: 3303

Re: Announcement: TAMIL - Visual Trash

The set is now halfway done.
by Yeah, that's a thing
Sun Mar 31, 2013 1:01 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MUT @ UIUC (4/20)
Replies: 12
Views: 4834

Re: MUT @ UIUC (4/20)

MSU should be bringing 1-2 teams.
by Yeah, that's a thing
Tue Mar 19, 2013 10:21 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Midwest Championship & Wildcat @ Northwestern (5/18-5/19/13)
Replies: 23
Views: 9251

Re: Midwest Championship & Wildcat @ Northwestern (5/18-5/19/13)

I can probably moderate for "Something Ambiguous" again.
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Sat Mar 09, 2013 3:21 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Announcement: TAMIL - Visual Trash
Replies: 6
Views: 3303

Re: Announcement: TAMIL - Visual Trash

This is now 25% written.
by Yeah, that's a thing
Tue Mar 05, 2013 4:38 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Announcement: TAMIL - Visual Trash
Replies: 6
Views: 3303

Announcement: TAMIL - Visual Trash

Greetings all, I'm pleased to announce TAMIL: Tournament About Movies I Like. This will be an all-tossup visual trash tournament similar to PERV and HUSKY. There will be 9 rounds of 20 questions each. All answer lines will be titles of movies. Distribution per round is as follows: 2 Pre 1970 2 1970-...
by Yeah, that's a thing
Wed Feb 27, 2013 3:26 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: WIT @ Ohio State - 3/2/2013
Replies: 25
Views: 4420

Re: WIT @ Ohio State - 3/2/2013

Since there are so many 1 man teams, maybe people would be interested having just some sort of round robin tournament + finals followed by a draft where we could mix up the teams for some fun. Obviously, this would be contingent on there being enough packets and this being allowed by the glorious e...
by Yeah, that's a thing
Sun Jan 27, 2013 2:00 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: March Madness Tournament @ MSU - March 16
Replies: 4
Views: 1741

Re: March Madness Tournament @MSU - March 16

The field is now full, but will almost certainly expand once we can guarantee enough staff.
by Yeah, that's a thing
Thu Jan 24, 2013 10:11 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: March Madness Tournament @ MSU - March 16
Replies: 4
Views: 1741

Re: March Madness Tournament @MSU - March 16

Field: Novi Divine Child (2) GPN Brighton (3) Lansing Homeschoolers Bay City Western Troy (2) DCC (5) Holt Jackson (2) Homer Thurston Summit Academy Kalamazoo Christian Hillsdale Academy Kearsley Truman Whittemore-Prescott Cabrini Okemos (2) Cheboygan Ionia Standish-Sterling Ann-Arbor Homeschoolers ...
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Thu Jan 24, 2013 10:10 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: March Madness Tournament @ MSU - March 16
Replies: 4
Views: 1741

March Madness Tournament @ MSU - March 16

Greetings, I'm glad to announce Michigan State's annual March Madness Invitational Tournament. We will be using NAQT's IS-124. Questions will follow standard NAQT rules, without timed halves. Full rules can be found at http://www.naqt.com/rules.html We will be placing teams into brackets and reseedi...
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Thu Jan 10, 2013 9:56 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: 1/19 Trash after Loyola Ultima (Wilmette, IL)
Replies: 24
Views: 7405

Re: 1/19 Trash after Loyola Ultima (Wilmette, IL)

Mike Bentley wrote:How many rounds are you planning?

This isn't the same set that was on Saturday night at MO, right? (I'm not referring to Mike Cheyne's set).
That was mine, and I haven't sent it to anyone yet.
by Yeah, that's a thing
Thu Nov 29, 2012 6:18 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2012 Autumn Classic at University of Michigan (12/1/12)
Replies: 10
Views: 3173

Re: 2012 Autumn Classic at University of Michigan (12/1/12)

Beast Mode wrote:One of our freshmen, Ned, has written a packet (~20/20) about the Mass Effect video game series, and he'd like to read it after the tournament if there's interest. Anyone interested in playing it should email him at edmiborn [at] umich [dot] edu. There's no cost to play it.
This is exciting.
by Yeah, that's a thing
Sun Nov 11, 2012 6:35 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Announcement: Minnesota Open V (11/17/12 at UMN)
Replies: 94
Views: 32688

Re: Announcement: Minnesota Open V (11/17/12 at UMN)

I'm writing five rounds of trash tossups for DCC's alumni tournament, and should have them done in time if anyone wants to hear them at some point this weekend. Distro is 6 movie 6 music 3 video game and 5 other (TV, books, internet, etc) per round. People seemed to like the last iteration of trash ...
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Mon Oct 22, 2012 8:04 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: General set discussion
Replies: 12
Views: 1043

Re: General set discussion

Weighted Companion Cube wrote:Any idea when we'll see stats?
This is where you discuss the set. This isn't where you ask this.
by Yeah, that's a thing
Tue Sep 04, 2012 8:52 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: QUARK 9/29
Replies: 30
Views: 16114

Re: QUARK 9/29

MSU will be bringing 1-4 teams.