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by Tom007
Fri Oct 18, 2013 10:11 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: McMaster Mirror of "An Intimate Engagement With Trash"
Replies: 34
Views: 11007

Re: McMaster Mirror of "An Intimate Engagement With Trash"

Guelph will have a buzzer system.
by Tom007
Mon Oct 14, 2013 12:56 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: *CONFIRMED* ACF Fall 2013 @McMaster
Replies: 34
Views: 11863

Re: *CONFIRMED* ACF Fall 2013 @McMaster

On the record, (and given that Ottawa's pack is completed and will be submitted before this site's no-penalty deadline tomorrow), I would highly encourage ACF to allow teams that would normally be required to write a pack to play without writing a pack for this specific tournament (limited to ONLY ...
by Tom007
Fri Oct 04, 2013 4:42 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: McMaster Mirror of "An Intimate Engagement With Trash"
Replies: 34
Views: 11007

Re: McMaster Mirror of "An Intimate Engagement With Trash"

CraigM wrote: Yes, this is an open tournament.
Yes, I'm speaking on behalf of Jay.
Yes, I'm glad there's more than 3 teams now interested.
Yes, Guelph will be sending a team.
by Tom007
Fri Oct 04, 2013 11:25 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: McMaster Mirror of "An Intimate Engagement With Trash"
Replies: 34
Views: 11007

Re: McMaster Mirror of "An Intimate Engagement With Trash"

Is this tournament open? Or do you need to be a student to play? If it is open, Guelph will likely send a team.
by Tom007
Sun Feb 03, 2013 2:42 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Region 2 (Canada) SCT 2013 @ McMaster University
Replies: 24
Views: 17076

Re: Region 2 (Canada) SCT 2013 @ McMaster University

Regrettably, Guelph is no longer able to attend.
by Tom007
Fri Dec 21, 2012 1:44 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Region 2 (Canada) SCT 2013 @ McMaster University
Replies: 24
Views: 17076

Re: Region 7 (Canada) SCT 2013 @ McMaster University

Guelph will likely have one Division I team.
by Tom007
Sat Dec 01, 2012 12:35 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Bayou-a-Drank 2012 @ U of T Mississauga Dec 8
Replies: 13
Views: 2625

Re: Bayou-a-Drank 2012 @ U of T Mississauga Dec 8

We're still awaiting confirmation from our driver. Should know soon. And we will be bringing 1 buzzer set.

EDIT: Guelph will no longer be sending a team.
by Tom007
Tue Nov 13, 2012 2:57 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Bayou-a-Drank 2012 @ U of T Mississauga Dec 8
Replies: 13
Views: 2625

Re: Bayou-a-Drank 2012 @ U of T Mississauga Dec 8

Guelph is interested. Will post at a later date with confirmation, but I wouldn't expect more than 1 team.
by Tom007
Fri Sep 28, 2012 1:28 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Collegiate Novice @ Waterloo (Sept 29)
Replies: 15
Views: 4502

Re: Collegiate Novice @ Waterloo (Sept 29)

We will, in fact, have one team of two, as well as a buzzer system.
by Tom007
Wed Sep 26, 2012 1:23 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Collegiate Novice @ Waterloo (Sept 29)
Replies: 15
Views: 4502

Re: Collegiate Novice @ Waterloo (Sept 29)

Guelph will have a team for this, with possibly only two people on it. Will confirm after practice on Thursday.
by Tom007
Tue Aug 07, 2012 10:59 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: KABO Mirror at University of Waterloo: August 18, 2012
Replies: 43
Views: 16358

Re: KABO Mirror at University of Waterloo: August 18, 2012

Guelph will definitely have one team for this.
by Tom007
Sat Jul 21, 2012 2:43 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: KABO Mirror at University of Waterloo: August 18, 2012
Replies: 43
Views: 16358

Re: KABO Mirror at University of Waterloo: August 18, 2012

Guelph may have a team for this. And there is definite interest in the movie side event, or any other trash component.
by Tom007
Tue Apr 03, 2012 8:23 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: 2012 ICT: question-specific discussion
Replies: 48
Views: 10663

Re: 2012 ICT: question-specific discussion

Could the Jack Bauer tossup be posted? I wasn't listening fully at the beginning, but the lead-in seemed off somehow. But that's probably just my inattentiveness. Thanks.
by Tom007
Sat Dec 17, 2011 11:42 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: TERP 2 Mirror @ Waterloo (02/11/12)
Replies: 11
Views: 2551

Re: TERP 2 Mirror @ Waterloo (tentative 02/11/12)

Guelph will almost certainly have at least one team.
by Tom007
Mon Nov 07, 2011 1:56 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Fall 2011 Discussion
Replies: 105
Views: 12136

Re: ACF Fall 2011 Discussion

The tossup on kinetic energy seemed to me to have a very easy lead-in. Most people that has taken physics or chemistry beyond the first year level (should) know that kinetic energy equals 3/2 times Boltzmann's constant times temperature. Worse yet, I remember having nearly the exact same lead-in at ...
by Tom007
Thu Oct 27, 2011 3:08 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Fall 2011 Mirror @ McMaster, Nov. 5
Replies: 45
Views: 10172

Re: ACF Fall 2011 Mirror @ McMaster, Nov. 5

Guelph will actually be sending 2 teams, if there is room in the field. And our packets may be delayed slightly.
by Tom007
Fri Oct 14, 2011 9:55 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: VCU Trash Mirror @ McMaster October 16th 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 2179

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: VCU Trash Mirror @ McMaster October 16th 2011

Guelph will field only one team for this.
by Tom007
Fri Oct 14, 2011 9:54 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: MOO Mirror at McMaster - October 15th, 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 4632

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: MOO Mirror at McMaster - October 15th, 2011

Guelph will in fact have only one team for both this and VCU Trash on Sunday.
by Tom007
Mon Oct 10, 2011 1:12 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: VCU Trash Mirror @ McMaster October 16th 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 2179

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: VCU Trash Mirror @ McMaster October 16th 2011

Guelph will be there for this, in addition to MOO the previous day. Definitely one, and possibly more teams will be there for both.
by Tom007
Mon Oct 10, 2011 1:11 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: MOO Mirror at McMaster - October 15th, 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 4632

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: MOO Mirror at McMaster - October 15th, 2011

Guelph will be attending with at least one, and possibly more, teams.
by Tom007
Sun Aug 14, 2011 12:42 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: VCU Trash Mirror @ McMaster October 16th 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 2179

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: VCU Trash Mirror @ McMaster August 27th 2011

Guelph will most likely be able to field a full team, and 2 people at the very least. Confirmation is forthcoming.
by Tom007
Sun Jul 03, 2011 7:28 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: COLT Mirror @ McMaster Sunday August 7th 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 1891

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: COLT Mirror @ McMaster Sunday August 7th 2011

I will probably be able to wrangle up some fellow Guelph-ites for this. Should be at least 1 team, will keep you posted.
by Tom007
Thu Apr 14, 2011 4:36 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: 2011 ICT Question-specific discussion
Replies: 150
Views: 17889

Re: 2011 ICT Question-specific discussion

I certainly had fun, fun, fun, fun powering the "Friday" tossup in DII. But more seriously, I'm curious as to how the DII James Bond bonus was classified. The questions were based on the novels, but a familiarity with the movies could get you at least 20 points. And as much as I enjoy the writings o...
by Tom007
Tue Dec 07, 2010 4:55 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: General Discussion
Replies: 27
Views: 5111

Re: General Discussion

Unless I am mistaken, I believe all mirrors of this have finished. Any word on when the questions will be submitted to Wastebin?
by Tom007
Sun Nov 07, 2010 9:37 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: General Discussion
Replies: 27
Views: 5111

Re: General Discussion

A lot of us Canadians found the sports distribution to be very heavily skewed towards college sports and baseball/basketball. I recall only one hockey tossup in the entire tournament (Patrick Roy), although I find this issue with many American-written packets. And since hockey isn't as well known or...
by Tom007
Tue Oct 26, 2010 10:47 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: TERP Mirror at McMaster October 30th
Replies: 54
Views: 10199

Re: TERP Mirror at McMaster October 30th

There are a couple people at Guelph that have expressed interest. Should have confirmation later tonight after practice.

Edit: Yes, we will definitely have 1 team attending. Terribly sorry about the short notice.
by Tom007
Fri Aug 20, 2010 10:19 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Announcement: Must Go Fastererer: The Jeff Goldblum Memorial
Replies: 41
Views: 5123

Re: Announcement: Must Go Fastererer: The Jeff Goldblum Memorial

If there is any chance of getting an extension until Sunday, I can guarantee a pack of much higher calibre than what is currently available. Certain teammates just told me that they won't be able to get questions done until then. If not, I can finish up the pack myself and send it your way tonight. ...
by Tom007
Thu Aug 19, 2010 9:18 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Announcement: Must Go Fastererer: The Jeff Goldblum Memorial
Replies: 41
Views: 5123

Re: Announcement: Must Go Fastererer: The Jeff Goldblum Memorial

Guelph's pack will be in tomorrow night at some point. And we will have less than 4 people on our team, but will still be there if it does in fact go down on the 28th.
by Tom007
Fri Aug 13, 2010 6:44 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Announcement: Must Go Fastererer: The Jeff Goldblum Memorial
Replies: 41
Views: 5123

Re: Announcement: Must Go Fastererer: The Jeff Goldblum Memorial

adosreme wrote:If you can, try and get in touch with Andy Saunders. Last I heard, he was trying to get a team together for this.
As far as I'm aware, Andy will be writing for, and most likely playing on the Guelph team. I don't believe he's getting his own team together.
by Tom007
Mon Jul 26, 2010 8:58 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Announcement: Must Go Fastererer: The Jeff Goldblum Memorial
Replies: 41
Views: 5123

Re: Announcement: Must Go Fastererer: The Jeff Goldblum Memorial

Guelph will almost certainly be sending at least 1 team to this event. Any word on fees?
by Tom007
Sun Mar 14, 2010 7:38 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MUT Central Canada at Guelph (03/13/10)
Replies: 16
Views: 2471

Re: MUT Central Canada at Guelph (03/13/10)

Congratulations to Michigan A, for finishing first, with an impressive 10-0 record. Congratulations also go out to Toronto A for finishing in a very close second place, and to top scorer Eric Monkman of Waterloo for his 79.29 points per game. Full stats (including playoffs) can be found here: http:/...
by Tom007
Fri Mar 12, 2010 5:07 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: PRELIM: MELD (Mildly Experimental Literature Doubles) at UWO
Replies: 28
Views: 7054

Re: PRELIM: MELD (Mildly Experimental Literature Doubles) at UWO

I'll do my best to scavenge up some books as prizes for this, although they may or may not garner a "galore." I'll see what I can do. If you are still interested in attending, please let me know. However, I'm sure that last minute registration won't be a problem at all. erm what happened to the MUT...
by Tom007
Thu Mar 11, 2010 1:48 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: PRELIM: MELD (Mildly Experimental Literature Doubles) at UWO
Replies: 28
Views: 7054

Re: PRELIM: MELD (Mildly Experimental Literature Doubles) at UWO

I'll do my best to scavenge up some books as prizes for this, although they may or may not garner a "galore." I'll see what I can do.

If you are still interested in attending, please let me know. However, I'm sure that last minute registration won't be a problem at all.
by Tom007
Thu Jan 07, 2010 3:46 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MUT Central Canada at Guelph (03/13/10)
Replies: 16
Views: 2471

MUT Central Canada at Guelph (03/13/10)

The University of Guelph is pleased to announce that we will be hosting a mirror of the University of Minnesota's Undergraduate Tournament (MUT) on March 13, 2010. We are excited about the prospect of hosting a spring novice tournament, and hope to make this an annual tradition for the region of Cen...