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by cornfused
Fri Jul 14, 2006 6:47 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Illinois 06-07
Replies: 802
Views: 253135

cornfused wrote:... a SS, Sci, and Lit guy...
Or "girl," of course, with all respect to Ms. Warren, Ms. Svetlichnaya, and many others...
by cornfused
Fri Jul 14, 2006 6:44 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Illinois 06-07
Replies: 802
Views: 253135

That might be tricky. If we count raw number of tossups, then clear 1st-round picks would be the teams who play larger schedules. But maybe a league where you have to take, say, 2 generalists, a SS, Sci, and Lit guy, and one other of your choice for six total. Or hmm... pick by teams? And would we n...
by cornfused
Wed Jul 05, 2006 4:23 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Retiring Some Questions?
Replies: 51
Views: 21686

I think it would be safe to say that some of Tolkien's non-LOTR work isn't trash. Or even in the LOTR stuff, what about the more linguistic stuff? If you wanted, you could write a question about Tolkien without ever mentioning hobbits... if it's a pyramid, finish it with "and based his fabricated Qu...
by cornfused
Fri Mar 31, 2006 12:11 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Bad Negs
Replies: 826
Views: 306280

and Coach "tegan"... cuz I just gotta... Auguste RODIN, with an I, is a short, bearded Frenchman who sculpts and looks like this . RODAN, with an A, originally starred in "Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster," in which he helped Godzilla and Mothra defeat King Ghidorah. He looks like this . Couldn't ...
by cornfused
Fri Mar 31, 2006 12:03 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Bad Negs
Replies: 826
Views: 306280

This was in a tournament a while ago.... Q: this process.... *buzz* density I'm a teammate of John's... That one was actually: Q: An example of this type of mixture is oil and water... it/// A: Density! From the same guy: Q: This is blah, blah, blah... disputed territory between India and Pakistan....
by cornfused
Sat Mar 18, 2006 11:30 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Illinois 05-06
Replies: 742
Views: 274424

Hmm... 3 of 10 of us are indeed named Greg. I wonder what the chances of that are... According to the database from the US Census Bureau, .104% percent of all men are named Greg. .441% are Gregory (myself included...) add them together and you get .545% who could go by "Greg." Thanks to Vassar U's p...
by cornfused
Sun Feb 12, 2006 3:45 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Illinois 05-06
Replies: 742
Views: 274424

Hopefully my coach won't kill me mentioning the J-word, but when are those Jeopardy! tryouts, again?