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by Senator_Jay
Sat Apr 06, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: GOLBEZ -- A Video Games Tournament (Saturday Night @ ICT and HSNCT 2019)
Replies: 48
Views: 8068

Re: GOLBEZ -- A Video Games Tournament (Saturday Night @ ICT and HSNCT 2019)

Is it too late to sign up for this? I was told by Andrew Wang that I needed to play this, and am currently very excited to give this a shot!
by Senator_Jay
Tue Oct 09, 2018 10:54 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: EFT @ Carleton University (October 13th, 2018)
Replies: 3
Views: 2211

Re: EFT @ Carleton University (October 13th, 2018)

I can staff CO Trash since I've already played it :)
by Senator_Jay
Tue Sep 18, 2018 2:30 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: GEOCACHE (Summer 2019)
Replies: 3
Views: 1515

Re: GEOCACHE (Summer 2019)

Looking forward to this! GEODUCK was great :)
by Senator_Jay
Tue Aug 21, 2018 2:37 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Carleton Side Event Weekend (Aug. 25/26)
Replies: 8
Views: 2572

Re: Carleton Side Event Weekend (Aug. 25/26)

Count me in for all of these. Just trying to find people to drive up for the weekend!
by Senator_Jay
Tue May 08, 2018 10:04 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: MacVanity V - Semper Ubi Sub Ubi (August?)
Replies: 0
Views: 1362

MacVanity V - Semper Ubi Sub Ubi (August?)

Keep reminding yourself, "Remember, it's for the kids!" *Due to a lack of interest and packets having been submitted, this event will be moved until at least August! Check back for more details later* Welcome to the FIFTH iteration of MacVanity, to be held TBD (likely contemporaneous with VETO). Exa...
by Senator_Jay
Wed May 02, 2018 11:22 am
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: Canadian Player Poll 2018
Replies: 27
Views: 9698

Re: Canadian Player Poll 2018

Remember to account for both prelims and round robins at a number of the tournaments (like CO or ICT), some people are sleepy in the morning, but pull a Frampton in the afternoon and vice versa!
by Senator_Jay
Fri Apr 13, 2018 11:04 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: GHOTI - Another Geo Side Event (Winter 2017/18?)
Replies: 21
Views: 7283

Re: GHOTI - Another Geo Side Event (Winter 2017/18?)

Hey all, we have set up shop in Dulles, on the lobby floor near the NAQT check-in, and we'll be starting by 10:15.
by Senator_Jay
Fri Apr 13, 2018 9:45 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: GHOTI - Another Geo Side Event (Winter 2017/18?)
Replies: 21
Views: 7283

Re: GHOTI - Another Geo Side Event (Winter 2017/18?)

Hey everyone, so I'm ok pushing this til 10pm. I'll be down by the elevators on the main floor (where the lobby is) by 9:30 though so if you wanna hangout there prior, then cool. If you don't know who I am by now, I'm the Canadian with red hair and glasses, and am wearing a Harry Potter shirt. If yo...
by Senator_Jay
Fri Apr 13, 2018 9:10 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: GHOTI - Another Geo Side Event (Winter 2017/18?)
Replies: 21
Views: 7283

Re: GHOTI - Another Geo Side Event (Winter 2017/18?)

Hey all, if there's any interest in doing this set at ICT this weekend, I'll be available Saturday evening. hmu if you're interested in racking your brains even more after the main event! I'd be happy to do this Friday evening; there's a big side event Saturday evening already. Ah yes, I see that n...
by Senator_Jay
Thu Apr 12, 2018 9:49 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: GHOTI - Another Geo Side Event (Winter 2017/18?)
Replies: 21
Views: 7283

Re: GHOTI - Another Geo Side Event (Winter 2017/18?)

Hey all, if there's any interest in doing this set at ICT this weekend, I'll be available Saturday evening. hmu if you're interested in racking your brains even more after the main event!
by Senator_Jay
Fri Mar 16, 2018 12:00 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Canadian Hybrid Tournament at Queen's (March 18, 2018)
Replies: 2
Views: 1815

Re: Canadian Hybrid Tournament at Queen's (March 18, 2018)

Depending on how my Smash Bros tournament goes on Saturday, I may actually show up for this. That being said, I won't know until Saturday evening. I'm trying to convince some people to come up with me on Sunday in the event that I am coming to this.
by Senator_Jay
Fri Feb 23, 2018 12:49 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: ACRONYM 11 @ McMaster (March 4, 2018)
Replies: 3
Views: 2383

Re: ACRONYM 11 @ McMaster (March 4, 2018)

I'll be a free agent
by Senator_Jay
Fri Feb 02, 2018 3:00 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: NAQT SCT@UWaterloo (3/2/2018)
Replies: 5
Views: 2551

Re: NAQT SCT@UWaterloo (3/2/2018)

Don't forget that I'll be running GHOTI immediately following the tournament tomorrow, for anyone interested in spending $10 to flex their history and/or geography muscles!
by Senator_Jay
Thu Jan 04, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: GHOTI - Another Geo Side Event (Winter 2017/18?)
Replies: 21
Views: 7283

Re: GHOTI - Another Geo Side Event (Winter 2017/18?)

So far, unconfirmed mirrors are (subject to change): Florida (Jan 20) Waterloo (Feb 3) Still looking for more takers! Otherwise, I could bring this to ICT or something, if there's no room in the tournament schedule from now til April. The whole set should take about 3-4ish hours to play through, dep...
by Senator_Jay
Thu Dec 28, 2017 4:09 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: GHOTI - Another Geo Side Event (Winter 2017/18?)
Replies: 21
Views: 7283

Re: GHOTI - Another Geo Side Event (Winter 2017/18?)

GHOTI is now complete! (see edited announcement above) I'm going to get the last couple packets playtested in the next few days, and am hoping to have created some sort of seeding/tiebreaker pack to accompany this that will consist of 1-2 line questions along the lines of "What was the capital of So...
by Senator_Jay
Wed Nov 29, 2017 4:26 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: GHOTI - Another Geo Side Event (Winter 2017/18?)
Replies: 21
Views: 7283

Re: GHOTI - Another Geo Side Event (Winter 2017/18?)

*UPDATE* I have just completed Packet 3 for this tournament (which I am about to playtest with some of my students), and have started planning out Packet 4. After having playtested the first two packets, feedback has been generally along the lines of "I'm glad I was able to get some things", and "T...
by Senator_Jay
Wed Nov 15, 2017 12:26 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: DonDeLillo (WAO II) @ University of Waterloo (18/11/2017)
Replies: 3
Views: 1523

Re: DonDeLillo (WAO II) @ University of Waterloo (18/11/2017

Hey, is there a field update for this? Or is it really just 2 teams?
by Senator_Jay
Tue Aug 22, 2017 5:16 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: GHOTI - Another Geo Side Event (Winter 2017/18?)
Replies: 21
Views: 7283

GHOTI - Another Geo Side Event (Winter 2017/18?)

Hey everyone! Like many of you, I have recently thoroughly enjoyed playing Kenji's GEODUCK set. Like a possibly smaller set of you, I have always enjoyed playing Geography Monstrosity. And like what I can only imagine would be a significantly smaller set of you, I have felt inspired by my love of ge...
by Senator_Jay
Tue Aug 22, 2017 4:35 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: GEODUCK - Geography Side Event (NEW: Online Mirror Update)
Replies: 37
Views: 15716

Re: GEODUCK (Geography Side Event)

Very much enjoyed this! Thanks for writing the set :)
by Senator_Jay
Mon Jul 24, 2017 10:50 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: WORLDSTAR
Replies: 27
Views: 11896

Re: WORLDSTAR (Nats 2018)

Me gusta! Lookin' forward to this :)
by Senator_Jay
Mon Jun 26, 2017 9:48 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: MacVanity IV @McMaster - June 24, 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 2904

Re: MacVanity IV @McMaster - June 24, 2017

Sweet! $500 is awesome :D

Thanks for doing stats and booking the rooms and whatnot, Peter.
by Senator_Jay
Fri Jun 23, 2017 4:32 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: MacVanity IV @McMaster - June 24, 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 2904

Re: MacVanity IV @McMaster - June 24, 2017

Hey all, so this is still a go for tomorrow...

But so far I only have 3 packets, one of which is mine. Please get those packets into me ASAP!

And we'll see all of you bright and early, 2nd floor of MUSC (8:45ish).
by Senator_Jay
Sun Jun 18, 2017 4:31 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: MacVanity IV @McMaster - June 24, 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 2904

Re: MacVanity IV @McMaster - June 24, 2017

Hey all, We are definitely a go for this coming Saturday (June 24). I have heard from a number of people about attendance and pack-writing, but am currently looking for confirmations. Please either post on here, PM me, or send me a Facebook message to confirm A. if you are writing a pack, and B. if ...
by Senator_Jay
Wed Apr 19, 2017 2:48 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: MacVanity IV @McMaster - June 24, 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 2904

MacVanity IV @McMaster - June 24, 2017

Hey everyone, it's that time again! I, Jay Misuk, in association with McMaster Quizbowl, am pleased to announce MacVanity IV , which should be taking place in the McMaster University Student Center (MUSC) on June 24, 2017 . As with the previous iterations, we're going guerrilla-style, with a loose d...
by Senator_Jay
Sat Apr 15, 2017 6:15 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Attain the Summit 2 @McMaster - April 15, 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 3805

Re: Attain the Summit 2 @McMaster - April 15, 2017

Thank you all so much for coming out today! From the looks of things, people seemed to enjoy themselves, and no team went either undefeated or win-less. We had some people playing for the first time, and others who had excessive amounts of experience. I would like to thank all of you who either subm...
by Senator_Jay
Tue Apr 11, 2017 10:39 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Attain the Summit 2 @McMaster - April 15, 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 3805

Re: Attain the Summit 2 @McMaster - April 15, 2017

FIELD UPDATE: Team Retired Westmount Intermediates ADR et al. Martingrove 1 Martingrove 2 Central RH 1 Central RH 2 Central RH 3 Challen (possibly short-handed) Breslie (possibly short-handed) White Oaks Alumni Westdale This gives us 12 teams, and at least 2-3 free agents (from what I've heard so fa...
by Senator_Jay
Wed Mar 29, 2017 2:29 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Attain the Summit 2 @McMaster - April 15, 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 3805

Attain the Summit 2 @McMaster - April 15, 2017

Hey everyone, This is short notice, but this idea was only really born in the last week, and our rooms were only confirmed this week. NEVERTHELESS!!! You are all cordially invited to our very open, house-written Reach-style trivia event, which will be happening in under 2 weeks (Apr. 15)! The set is...
by Senator_Jay
Mon Mar 06, 2017 1:15 am
Forum: Trash
Topic: ACRONYM X Mirror @ U of T (March 11th, 2017)
Replies: 6
Views: 3350

Re: ACRONYM X Mirror @ U of T (March 11th, 2017)

Can I register a team of me and Mac people? I can bring buzzers, too.
by Senator_Jay
Tue Feb 28, 2017 12:45 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: ACRONYM X Mirror @ U of T (March 11th, 2017)
Replies: 6
Views: 3350

Re: ACRONYM X Mirror @ U of T (March 11th, 2017)

I think Jess and I will either be free agents, or help to form a team if necessary. Definitely down to play!
by Senator_Jay
Wed Feb 01, 2017 11:53 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: NAQT SCT at Carleton University: Feb. 4, 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 2112

Re: NAQT SCT at Carleton University: Feb. 4, 2017

Thanks for the helpful update, Nick! #9AM
by Senator_Jay
Tue Dec 06, 2016 12:34 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ACF Fall @ University of Waterloo (05/11/16)
Replies: 14
Views: 6691

Re: ACF Fall @ University of Waterloo (05/11/16)

I must take responsibility, as it was my mistake entirely. I had not thoroughly understood the eligibility requirements, and had not yet sought confirmation of eligibility because I did not think that it would have been an issue. Because I fully intend to be taking classes at Toronto in 2nd semester...
by Senator_Jay
Thu Dec 01, 2016 8:56 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Delta Burke @ McMaster (Nov. 27, 2016)
Replies: 9
Views: 3877

Re: Delta Burke @ McMaster (Nov. 27, 2016)

Are stats going to be posted for this?
by Senator_Jay
Wed Nov 30, 2016 11:20 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: (This) Tournament is a Crime weekend - 2/25-26/17 - Michigan
Replies: 70
Views: 31350

Re: (This) Tournament is a Crime weekend - 2/25-26/17 - Mich

There'll be some sort of Canadian delegation attending that I'll be driving down, likely consisting of mostly (if not all) UofT players. We'll try to confirm numbers ASAP, but there'll be at least 2 of us, and we'll definitely have a buzzer set, and possibly a staffer. Thanks!
by Senator_Jay
Mon Nov 28, 2016 10:45 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Delta Burke @ McMaster (Nov. 27, 2016)
Replies: 9
Views: 3877

Re: Delta Burke @ McMaster (Nov. 27, 2016)

Thanks for hosting both this and Terrapin this weekend! I think we all had a lot of fun charging through the 24 packets, and I feel as though this was a good way to end this semester (quizbowl-wise, at least).
by Senator_Jay
Wed Nov 23, 2016 12:19 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Terrapin XXIX @ McMaster (Nov. 26, 2016)
Replies: 11
Views: 4555

Re: Terrapin XXIX @ McMaster (Nov. 26, 2016)

Any other interest in this? Or is it going to be a 3-team death spiral quadruple round robin?
by Senator_Jay
Wed Nov 02, 2016 2:17 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ACF Fall @ University of Waterloo (05/11/16)
Replies: 14
Views: 6691

Re: ACF Fall @ University of Waterloo (05/11/16)

Ok. Mine's half done. I'm looking forward to this!
by Senator_Jay
Wed Nov 02, 2016 2:16 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Delta Burke @ McMaster (Nov. 27, 2016)
Replies: 9
Views: 3877

Re: Delta Burke @ McMaster (Nov. 27, 2016)

Count me in! I don't know who I'll be playing with yet, but assume that I'll be attending.
by Senator_Jay
Mon Oct 31, 2016 10:27 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Terrapin XXIX @ McMaster (Nov. 26, 2016)
Replies: 11
Views: 4555

Re: Terrapin XXIX @ McMaster (Nov. 26, 2016)

Any field update for this site?
by Senator_Jay
Thu Oct 27, 2016 11:04 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ACF Fall @ University of Waterloo (05/11/16)
Replies: 14
Views: 6691

Re: ACF Fall @ University of Waterloo (05/11/16)

Imma contribute something to this worthy endeavour. How many packets do you have so far for [REDACTED]?
by Senator_Jay
Mon Sep 26, 2016 9:37 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Early Fall Tournament (EFT) at UOttawa (Oct 15 2016)
Replies: 9
Views: 4314

Re: Early Fall Tournament (EFT) at UOttawa (Oct 15 2016)

I would expect at least one team from Mac that I'll likely be driving up. If this is open, I'll either be playing by myself or with some noobs.
by Senator_Jay
Sun Aug 21, 2016 11:48 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: HIT (Historically Intensive Tournament)
Replies: 67
Views: 24687

Re: HIT (Historically Intensive Tournament)

I really like the looks of this, and think it could definitely be mirrored up here in the Great White North, especially in conjunction with something else. I can think of at least 10-12 other peeps (and a further 10-12 if I highlight that Trash requirement!) up here who would be more than willing to...
by Senator_Jay
Wed Aug 17, 2016 11:40 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Terrapin XXIX @ McMaster (Nov. 26, 2016)
Replies: 11
Views: 4555

Re: Terrapin XXIX @ McMaster (Nov. 26, 2016)

I'll be there, likely playing with the UofT squad. Hopefully we get a good turnout for this!
by Senator_Jay
Thu Aug 04, 2016 5:06 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: VETO 2016 @ University of Toronto (August 6th, 2016)
Replies: 23
Views: 10608

Re: VETO 2016 @ University of Toronto (August 6th, 2016)

Imma bring a ragtag bunch of irregulars from Hamilton, some of whom may want to join a team. If there are any openings, or teams willing to take alternates, that'd be awesome. I mean, I don't mind having 7 people on my team, but that can get a bit unwieldy.
by Senator_Jay
Tue Aug 02, 2016 11:40 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Carleton University Side Event Weekend (Aug 20/21)
Replies: 9
Views: 4186

Re: Carleton University Side Event Weekend (Aug 20/21)

Count me in, any reason to go to Ottawa is a good reason
by Senator_Jay
Thu Jun 16, 2016 8:27 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MacVanity III: The Return of Jeff Goldblum
Replies: 14
Views: 6452

Re: MacVanity III: The Return of Jeff Goldblum

MacVanity III: The Return of Jeff Goldblum - Must Go Fasterer is coming up in two days! That's this Saturday! Please get your packets in, and please confirm with me if you haven't. We have 3 packets so far, and I'm expecting at least 3-5 more. It'll be fun, I promise!
by Senator_Jay
Wed Jun 15, 2016 11:12 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MacVanity III: The Return of Jeff Goldblum
Replies: 14
Views: 6452

Re: MacVanity III: The Return of Jeff Goldblum

With only 3 days to go I only have 2 completed packets, and approx. 6-8 promised packets. Please get these in by Friday so that I can at least organize them before the tournament! Also, let me know if you can bring staff/buzzers/laptops, etc. I will try to post a field update by the end of today, bu...
by Senator_Jay
Wed May 25, 2016 11:32 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MacVanity III: The Return of Jeff Goldblum
Replies: 14
Views: 6452

Re: MacVanity III: The Return of Jeff Goldblum

Hey everyone, with only about 3 weeks to go, I still need confirmations from teams regarding who intends to attend, and who will be submitting packets. We'll want at least 6-8 packets, and there'll likely be a side event happening. And maybe an experiment, which might be exciting(ish)! Lemme know so...
by Senator_Jay
Tue May 10, 2016 12:17 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MacVanity III: The Return of Jeff Goldblum
Replies: 14
Views: 6452

Re: MacVanity III: The Return of Jeff Goldblum

Update: The rooms have officially been booked for this, and the event is scheduled to happen on Saturday June 18th, 2016 . Be ready to have fun playing trivia and knowing that you're contribution is going to a good cause! In this case, the "good cause" may be Peter's continuing education in the Eng...
by Senator_Jay
Thu Apr 28, 2016 9:47 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MacVanity III: The Return of Jeff Goldblum
Replies: 14
Views: 6452

MacVanity III: The Return of Jeff Goldblum

Well, it had to happen again eventually...back by popular demand, and in time for the glorious return of Jeff Goldblum to the silver screen in the highly-anticipated Independence Day: Resurgence, I am just tickled to announce MacVanity III: The Return of Jeff Goldblum !!! The date is June 18, 2016, ...