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by Auks Ran Ova
Sun Jun 25, 2006 1:58 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MASQUE III -- University of Minnesota
Replies: 5
Views: 3303

Wow, Ezra's team beat those two old guys? I'm impressed. We beat Ezra's team late in the round robin, then in our last match the old guys beat the living hell out of us.
by Auks Ran Ova
Sun Jun 25, 2006 1:44 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MASQUE III -- University of Minnesota
Replies: 5
Views: 3303

Can I help it that "Take This To Your Grave" sounds like "Tell All Your Friends"? Or that I'm an idiot?
by Auks Ran Ova
Thu Jun 08, 2006 10:25 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: high school-to-college thread, redux
Replies: 11
Views: 4979

The majority of the Chaska team is going to the U of MN.
by Auks Ran Ova
Wed Jun 07, 2006 9:22 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Bad Negs
Replies: 826
Views: 319754

Wrong: tarring and feathering
Right: sauna
by Auks Ran Ova
Wed Jun 07, 2006 9:34 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: QU NAC in DC
Replies: 62
Views: 32574

I'd like to step in and add my perspective as compared to my other team members' comments. I recall running across the blender question in practice, and thinking it inane. Today, while practicing for the NAC finals, we had a 5-point audio question that roughly corresponded to "name this endangered b...
by Auks Ran Ova
Wed May 31, 2006 9:25 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Best Powers
Replies: 161
Views: 69908

It really is.

Last year, practicing NAQT questions:

"It was woven to commemorate--"
*buzz*
Me: The Bayeaux Tapestry.
by Auks Ran Ova
Tue May 30, 2006 10:02 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Best Powers
Replies: 161
Views: 69908

That's basically what I said. No one on our team much cares for those questions any more.
by Auks Ran Ova
Tue May 30, 2006 9:45 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Best Powers
Replies: 161
Views: 69908

At practice earlier this year, on either a Patrick's Press or QU question:

"A man leaves his house. He walks five miles south, five miles east--"
*buzz*
White.

...not that a bad joke/riddle has any place being a quiz bowl question anyway, but it was still pretty cool.