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by adambishop
Thu Jul 24, 2008 3:35 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Canadian Quizbowl
Replies: 28
Views: 4657

Re: Canadian Quizbowl

Okay, I would like to apologize to everyone for jumping out swinging, and assuming everyone is just anti-Canada...I guess I am used to the less-friendly environment of IRC in previous years when this same discussion used to come up (over and over and over, as Matt noted). It is frustrating that quiz...
by adambishop
Wed Jul 23, 2008 9:44 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Canadian Quizbowl
Replies: 28
Views: 4657

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: VETO in Vancouver and Toronto, 7/19/2008

There are fun parts of VETO that don't seem to match the American idea of fun, like Canadian questions, and the occasional multimedia bonus. Perhaps you are just opposed to those kinds of questions when they are poorly written and overused, but we don't like bad questions either...they just turn out...
by adambishop
Wed Jul 23, 2008 2:19 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Canadian Quizbowl
Replies: 28
Views: 4657

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: VETO in Vancouver and Toronto, 7/19/2008

Well, it's not like all we do in Canada is play VETO in the summer. I don't know what goes on in BC these days, but the Ontario circuit is pretty active in NAQT, and there is also Ontario Bowl which is edited (at least, more edited than VETO). There are lots of reasons why Canadian quiz bowl is the ...
by adambishop
Sun Jul 20, 2008 4:04 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: VETO in Vancouver and Toronto, 7/19/2008
Replies: 23
Views: 4349

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: VETO in Vancouver and Toronto, 7/19/2008

Yeah the playoff thing was a little strange, we did that in Toronto too, and it resulted in Western being eliminated after losing twice to Ottawa (which was not the even same Ottawa team they beat earlier, by the way, since they brought Tamara in for the playoffs...). Overall though I thought it was...