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by Gerald Ford's Economics
Sun Aug 02, 2020 6:28 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Replies: 23
Views: 5536


It is not the "nation's number one name in online quizbowl tournaments" - searching it on Google yields the NAQT page and the design consultant who created the AQBL website's logo. Stop making these claims. I feel like going after advertising bluster isn't particularly relevant or importa...
by Gerald Ford's Economics
Wed Jul 01, 2020 3:51 pm
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: On the Abundance of High School Sets During the Pandemic [And Its Problems]
Replies: 13
Views: 3329

Re: On the Abundance of High School Sets During the Pandemic [And Its Problems]

I would suggest that not everyone needs to be involved in writing a full set. If people have the writing bug, they can write a vanity packet and read it on Discord a couple of times. As it stands right now, the market is completely saturated with sets. Many of these sets will be mediocre. Most of th...
by Gerald Ford's Economics
Fri Jun 05, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: Northeast Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: NY/NJ/CT/PA/DE Discussion '20-21
Replies: 19
Views: 4394

Re: NY/NJ/CT/PA/DE Discussion '20-21

I'd like to advocate for Hunter B next year. Although B team composition will depend heavily on who's coming to a given tournament, I think they'll be a strong presence at most tournaments, and have the potential to claim some serious scalps. I won't be counting B team results with Andrew on them, b...
by Gerald Ford's Economics
Sun Oct 06, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NY/NJ/CT/PA/DE Discussion '19-20
Replies: 17
Views: 8504

Re: NY/NJ/CT/PA/DE Discussion '19-20

Although only two teams from the region went, and there are no official stats yet, I think that Hunter and Millburn's EFT stats are an interesting point of discussion. Hunter: 50/80/32, 18.74ppb* Millburn: 33/97/10, 18.3ppb* *These may be slightly off Both teams finished 5-2 in prelims and 2-2 in pl...