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by Mettius Fufetius
Tue Oct 30, 2007 10:48 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: Nole Bowl III: Terror and Decorum
Replies: 13
Views: 3813

[quote="wd4gdz"]the tossups on RNA that begin by mentioning it contains uracil. /quote]

Yikes, when did this happen?

I do remember a trash tossup on Neuromancer that mentioned Case in the first line.
by Mettius Fufetius
Mon Oct 22, 2007 2:14 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: COTKU at UTC 10/20/2007
Replies: 15
Views: 6696

Hey, so Furman regrets that we were unable to make it to COTKU this year, and congratulates all the winners. We'll see many of you at Shorter.


Nathan James
Acting president, FACT
by Mettius Fufetius
Tue Oct 02, 2007 3:24 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Berry College SE Early Bird (Sep 29, 2007)
Replies: 15
Views: 6232

Also, to the UTC person: Furman's next tournament will be ACF Fall at Shorter plus the early bird. We cannot come to COTKU this year because it falls on our fall break, when many of us already had plans to go home, visit friends, et cetera. We want to go to Sword Bowl, though, so see you there.
by Mettius Fufetius
Tue Oct 02, 2007 3:18 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Berry College SE Early Bird (Sep 29, 2007)
Replies: 15
Views: 6232

"Interestingly," individual scoring paid out awards to five places, whereas actual team results paid out only one place. The fact that Dan and Ruth finished with identical statistics was not mentioned at the awards ceremony. I am assuming that team record was used as the tiebreaker, but it may well ...
by Mettius Fufetius
Wed Mar 14, 2007 5:07 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Consolidated College Bowl results thread
Replies: 96
Views: 39342

Kit Cloudkicker wrote:Morford and Lenardon
Great mythology textbook, or greatest mythology textbook?
by Mettius Fufetius
Tue Jan 30, 2007 12:46 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Demographic Underrepresentation: questions and rosters in qb
Replies: 43
Views: 18114

I admit it: Furman wrote the ghost riding tossup. The perpetrator has not yet explained himself.

As far as hyphenated 20th c. American lit, you can add at least the August Wilson bonus.


-Nathan James
by Mettius Fufetius
Mon Jan 29, 2007 4:57 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Sword Bowl Discussion
Replies: 36
Views: 14109

Hey, are these questions cleared yet? Anyone? All the mirrors are over, aren't they? I thought the tossups were pretty acceptable: pyramidal and pretty canonical; the few answer choices with which I wasn't familiar on some level struck me as worth knowing about. I did encounter some buzzer races (wh...