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by snacksinthebasement
Tue Mar 11, 2014 11:10 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2014 IHSA
Replies: 80
Views: 22505

Re: 2014 IHSA

I think I went to Dickson Mounds when I was in elementary school, so I don't think it closed in 1992. We also converted DXM on the cough syrup clue, thanks to our team's deep NyQuil knowledge.
by snacksinthebasement
Mon Mar 10, 2014 11:47 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2014 IHSA
Replies: 80
Views: 22505

Re: 2014 IHSA

You left out some of the best parts! Like the bonus on Artificial Sweeteners, the Iranian councils bonus, the Minuet in G tossup that had about no buzzable clues unless you read the Wikipedia page, the "this woman's poet husband" Mary Shelley tossup, Charles' Law coming up twice in one packet, and o...
by snacksinthebasement
Sun Oct 06, 2013 12:36 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BISB General Discussion
Replies: 14
Views: 2162

Re: BISB General Discussion

First of all, I would like to say that I and everyone on my team loved this set. It was a great way to start off our season. The answerlines for tossups were all very gettable, and the questions, music in particular, I think were very well written. However, one girl on my team did notice that it see...
by snacksinthebasement
Sun Oct 06, 2013 12:08 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BISB Specific Question Discussion
Replies: 59
Views: 7090

Re: BISB Specific Question Discussion

Can you post the Ibsen tossup? Thanks!
by snacksinthebasement
Tue Jun 04, 2013 3:39 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Illinois '13-'14
Replies: 143
Views: 68646

Re: Illinois '13-'14

I think it's pretty set in stone that IMSA is going to be the dominant team next year, and as James said, it will be a race for second. I can see Carbondale coming on top, they have some really balanced scoring and a great team overall with James, Prerak and Mahir. That being said, I also think Aubu...