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by BabeRuthOfCollegeBowl
Sat May 02, 2020 1:08 pm
Forum: Quizbowl History Forum
Topic: Let's tell the kids stories about CBI
Replies: 33
Views: 17959

Re: Let's tell the kids stories about CBI

Just a follow-up: After enough weekends with nothing left to do but digitize my old VHS and audio cassettes, I now have an MP3 file of the MIT intramural tournament from January 1980, hosed by Richard Reid. Not sure about copyright issues or I'd attach it here, but let me know if you want it. Still ...
by BabeRuthOfCollegeBowl
Mon Jul 15, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: Quizbowl History Forum
Topic: Let's tell the kids stories about CBI
Replies: 33
Views: 17959

Re: Let's tell the kids stories about CBI

We're only talking about CBI, the reboot of the GE College Bowl TV show, right? For history about that, the Facebook group "College Bowl Valhalla" is a good place to start if you're interested in contacting Those Who Were There. My experience with CBI dates to the work Richard Reid (with help from h...
by BabeRuthOfCollegeBowl
Tue Mar 05, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: Quizbowl History Forum
Topic: Famous People who played Quizbowl
Replies: 20
Views: 20660

Re: Famous People who played Quizbowl

I have an in-person anecdote. My Upper Arlington High School team, on the still-running "In The Know" TV show in Columbus, OH, defeated Richard Cordray's Grove City HS team in 1975. But he got back at me, by becoming a 5-time champ on Jeopardy! (I was one and done), and going on to fame and power as...