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Post by Lagotto Romagnolo » Mon Apr 28, 2014 12:18 pm

Also represents his thoughts on the rebracketing process at Lederberg 2.
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I know nothing of the rest of the context of this photo, but I'm almost sure that's my keyring on the desk.
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We also played some frisbee on this trip.
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Post by fleurdelivre » Tue May 06, 2014 2:20 pm

Captain Sinico wrote:
I know nothing of the rest of the context of this photo, but I'm almost sure that's my keyring on the desk.
Nope, that's my keyring. And laptop. And photo. This is Brown's immediate reaction after the finals of ACF Nationals 08 (paired in-album with https://scontent-a-lga.xx.fbcdn.net/hph ... 3119_n.jpg)
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I'd also add this "projected history of quizbowl" drawn on the chalkboard at a Maryland tourney, summer 2009.
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Post by jonpin » Tue May 06, 2014 3:37 pm

fleurdelivre wrote:I'd also add this "projected history of quizbowl" drawn on the chalkboard at a Maryland tourney, summer 2009.
There is oh so much goodness in that picture, from the "Watkins pole" to the thankfully-poor prediction of "CBI returns to TV" and I'm wishing I could read all the rest of the tidbits (is that something about Meta becoming part of the ACF canon c. 2132?)
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Post by Skepticism and Animal Feed » Tue May 06, 2014 3:47 pm

...and "Time on the Watkins Pole" is now the frontrunner for what I'll title my history of late 2000's Harvard quizbowl
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Skepticism and Animal Feed wrote:...and "Time on the Watkins Pole" is now the frontrunner for what I'll title my history of late 2000's Harvard quizbowl
"Three Years Before the Watkins Pole"?
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Post by grapesmoker » Tue May 06, 2014 4:24 pm

jonpin wrote:
fleurdelivre wrote:I'd also add this "projected history of quizbowl" drawn on the chalkboard at a Maryland tourney, summer 2009.
There is oh so much goodness in that picture, from the "Watkins pole" to the thankfully-poor prediction of "CBI returns to TV" and I'm wishing I could read all the rest of the tidbits (is that something about Meta becoming part of the ACF canon c. 2132?)
Obviously once we run out of things to ask about, we'll just have to start asking about our asking of the things we asked about.
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grapesmoker wrote:
jonpin wrote:
fleurdelivre wrote:I'd also add this "projected history of quizbowl" drawn on the chalkboard at a Maryland tourney, summer 2009.
There is oh so much goodness in that picture, from the "Watkins pole" to the thankfully-poor prediction of "CBI returns to TV" and I'm wishing I could read all the rest of the tidbits (is that something about Meta becoming part of the ACF canon c. 2132?)
Obviously once we run out of things to ask about, we'll just have to start asking about our asking of the things we asked about.
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Post by Haaaaaaaarry Whiiiiiiiiiite » Tue May 06, 2014 4:53 pm

Evan Silberman wanted to name our team for that tournament "Watkins Pole Dancers". (Un)fortunately, it never was made official.
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It needs to be this big.
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Cody wrote:Image
Please replace the phpbb image on the default display with this, tia mods.
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Post by Gautam » Wed Jun 11, 2014 2:18 pm

Various pictures of Minnesotans taken at practices: https://drive.google.com/#folders/0B7oE ... FlPOEFLaFU
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Post by Lagotto Romagnolo » Wed Jun 18, 2014 5:41 pm

Cody wrote:This gif features Jerry shouting the infamous "That's--That doesn't mean anything! That does not mean anything! LITERALLY!"* in response to a bonus at FICHTE 2.
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Post by Lightinfa » Mon Apr 20, 2015 2:16 am

So far too many of the photos in this thread have disappeared, which is a tragedy! Anyway here are my favorites from this past weekend-

The Last Supper / The Calling of St. Matthew:

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The terror of 20 rounds of quiz bowl sets in:

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On the way back:

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action shot:

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the inestimable Mr. Hothem:

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Post by Skepticism and Animal Feed » Mon Apr 20, 2015 8:20 am

Did anyone snap a picture of the Jerry/Eric hug after the final at 2015 ACF Nats?
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Image credit to Ben Cushing.
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an excellent photo of max schindler's coke
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Post by grapesmoker » Thu Apr 23, 2015 3:11 pm

The Quest for the Historical Mukherjesus wrote: Image credit to Ben Cushing.
Nice. Unfortunately this occurred just off-camera so I couldn't get a still from the footage.
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Post by grapesmoker » Thu Apr 23, 2015 4:38 pm

Also, a lot of photos on the earlier pages are now broken links. Don't know if that's something that mods have control over or if they were embedded.
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Post by I'm a goff (in case you couldn't tell) » Sat Apr 25, 2015 2:10 am

grapesmoker wrote:Also, a lot of photos on the earlier pages are now broken links. Don't know if that's something that mods have control over or if they were embedded.
The couple I checked were links to images posted on Facebook.
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