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by Gonzagapuma1
Sun Jan 19, 2014 6:27 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: SUBMIT Playtesting
Replies: 4
Views: 1455

SUBMIT Playtesting

I'll be playtesting the first seven packets of the history in SUBMIT tomorrow (1/20) at 9 PM EST in #SUBMITQB. The rest will be played on Tuesday at 9 EST.
by Gonzagapuma1
Thu Dec 05, 2013 10:50 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: SUBMIT Global Announcement
Replies: 33
Views: 17812

Re: SUBMIT Global Announcement

The Two Hearts of Kwasi Boachi wrote:Is there a list of packets you guys have received anywhere?
Brian should be putting up a proper list ASAP, but here's what we have:

Dartmouth A
Dartmouth B
Haverford
Illinois B
Penn B
Penn C
Washington
Wellesley
WUSTL
by Gonzagapuma1
Wed Dec 04, 2013 6:03 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Nationals 2014 qualifying system
Replies: 46
Views: 14756

Re: ACF Nationals 2014 qualifying system

Was there ever a decision made on this?
by Gonzagapuma1
Thu Nov 28, 2013 1:55 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: SUBMIT Global Announcement
Replies: 33
Views: 17812

Re: SUBMIT Global Announcement

Lit:
American/British: Tanay
Euro/World: Chris

History:
American: Ankit
Euro/World: Puma

Science: Brian

Fine Arts:
Painting/Other Art: Tanay
Music: Ophir

RMP:
R/M: Ankit
P: Arun

SS: Ankit
Geo/CE: Tanay
Trash: Isaac Bertrand Hirsch
by Gonzagapuma1
Thu Nov 28, 2013 1:47 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: SUBMIT, Maryland Site [2/1/14]
Replies: 10
Views: 3974

Re: SUBMIT, Maryland Site [2/1/14]

After this tournament, this site will run an event based on difficult 3-5 line questions Maryland players have written for practice over the past year. The distribution will be roughly even with the normal distro, though the difficulty will range from "regular" to "basically impossible." This excit...
by Gonzagapuma1
Thu Nov 21, 2013 9:39 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: SUBMIT Global Announcement
Replies: 33
Views: 17812

Re: SUBMIT Global Announcement

gamegeek2 wrote:Who's editing the individual subjects?
Science: Brian
Lit: Tanay/Manners
History: Ankit/Me
RMP: Ankit/Arun
Fine Arts: Tanay/
SS: Ankit
Trash: Isaac

If you want it broken down by specific category I can tell you that too.
by Gonzagapuma1
Tue Nov 19, 2013 5:48 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: SUBMIT Global Announcement
Replies: 33
Views: 17812

Re: SUBMIT Global Announcement

Ras superfamily wrote:Will this set be powermarked? Is there any update on optional packet deadlines?
Yes to the first question; e-mail Brian about the second.
by Gonzagapuma1
Wed Nov 13, 2013 12:25 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: SUBMIT Global Announcement
Replies: 33
Views: 17812

Re: SUBMIT Global Announcement

Masked Canadian History Bandit wrote:Will there be discounts for teams submitting packets when they don't need to?
I'm pretty sure the answer is yes, but email Brian at bmcpeak (at) terpmail (dot) umd (dot) edu and you'll get a definitive answer.
by Gonzagapuma1
Wed Nov 06, 2013 9:45 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Question Specific Discussion
Replies: 35
Views: 6550

Re: Question Specific Discussion

Could you post the tossup on Northern Ireland?
by Gonzagapuma1
Sat Oct 26, 2013 10:46 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Maryland Spring Tournament, 5/3/2014
Replies: 25
Views: 11168

Re: Maryland Spring Tournament, 5/3/2014

Current Field: Bullis School Centennial (3) Eleanor Roosevelt Loudoun County Manheim Township Montgomery Blair (2) Oakland Mills Phoenixville Quince Orchard (1) Thomas Jefferson (2) Walter Johnson (2) Total Field: 16 Buzzers: Centennial (2) Loudon County (1) Manheim Township (2) Montgomery Blair (2)...
by Gonzagapuma1
Mon Oct 07, 2013 6:55 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: UD Fall Tournament - 10/26/13 (Newark, DE)
Replies: 30
Views: 12049

Re: UD Fall Tournament - 10/26/13 (Newark, DE)

Hey, guys! If UD doesn't get word by Friday, then they have generously allowed us (the University of Maryland) to take over the date. If it happens, we will also use IS-128, pending approval by NAQT. If our tournament happens, we are going to have an initial cap of 16 teams, so e-mail me if you woul...
by Gonzagapuma1
Thu Sep 19, 2013 9:21 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Collegiate Novice 2013 Mid-Atlantic at Maryland (9/28/13)
Replies: 6
Views: 2869

Re: Collegiate Novice 2013 Mid-Atlantic at Maryland (9/28/13)

Would anyone coming be interested in a mirror of TAMIL following this?
by Gonzagapuma1
Wed May 30, 2012 2:57 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: The best readers
Replies: 32
Views: 9051

Re: The best readers

Andrew Fiest and Dan Goff are great. Another great one is the guy who read the 3rd place game between us and Yale at ICT, but I don't remember his name.
by Gonzagapuma1
Thu May 10, 2012 10:41 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2012 Ben Cooper Memorial Tournament on May 19
Replies: 55
Views: 25325

Re: 2012 Ben Cooper Memorial Tournament on May 19

If you guys need staff I can be there by about 1:30.
by Gonzagapuma1
Wed Apr 25, 2012 11:41 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Player Poll 2011-2012 Season
Replies: 63
Views: 28711

Re: Player Poll 2011-2012 Season

My Open Ballot: 1. Matt Bollinger 2. Eric Mukherjee 3. Chris Ray 4. Ike Jose 5. Matt Jackson 6. Andrew Hart 7. John Lawrence 8. Auroni Gupta 9. Dallas Simons 10. Will Nediger 11. Kurtis Droge 12. Evan Adams 13. Guy Tabacknick 14. Will Butler 15. Ted Gioia 16. Marshall Steinbaum 17. Trevor Davis 18. ...
by Gonzagapuma1
Fri Apr 06, 2012 6:55 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Question security issue at the 2012 ICT
Replies: 6
Views: 5358

Re: Question security issue at the 2012 ICT

Can people please stop doing sketchy shit at quizbowl nationals? Thanks in advance if this stops!
by Gonzagapuma1
Tue Apr 03, 2012 1:31 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: History Bowl Discussion
Replies: 43
Views: 16577

Re: History Bowl Discussion

First, I'd like to say that this tournament was awesome and I'll be happily be playing it again next year. There were a ton of great and interesting tossups and I had a great time playing it. However, I did notice that there seemed to be a paucity of questions in the 1200-1800 AD range for Euro hist...
by Gonzagapuma1
Mon Mar 19, 2012 8:31 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2012 DC NASAT Team
Replies: 2
Views: 1227

2012 DC NASAT Team

If there is any interest in this let me know and I can try to set up some practice/tryouts.
by Gonzagapuma1
Fri Sep 30, 2011 1:21 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Early Autumn Collegiate Novice at UMD (10/1/11)
Replies: 21
Views: 7179

Re: Early Autumn Collegiate Novice at UMD (10/1/11)

The Laughing Cavalier wrote:Has the location of this tournament been finalized? And where do you suggest we park?
Just sent an e-mail that should address those questions. Also, Penn and Penn St., if you guys could give me your e-mails so I could forward it to you that would be awesome.
by Gonzagapuma1
Tue Sep 27, 2011 10:26 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Early Autumn Collegiate Novice at UMD (10/1/11)
Replies: 21
Views: 7179

Re: Early Autumn Collegiate Novice at UMD (10/1/11)

If everyone could firm up the number of teams they're bringing within the next day or so, that would be great. Also, I don't have Penn State or Penn's e-mail addresses, so if someone from those teams could e-mail me that would be great.
by Gonzagapuma1
Thu Aug 25, 2011 1:42 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Early Autumn Collegiate Novice at UMD (10/1/11)
Replies: 21
Views: 7179

Early Autumn Collegiate Novice at UMD (10/1/11)

The Maryland Academic Quiz Team will be hosting a mirror of the second Early Autumn Collegiate Novice Tournament on October 1st, 2011 at the University of Maryland. The tournament is designed as an introduction to collegiate pyramidal quizbowl; as such, there are some eligibility restrictions to ens...
by Gonzagapuma1
Mon May 23, 2011 7:04 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: CO Matchmaking
Replies: 54
Views: 11613

Re: CO Matchmaking

I'm looking for a team for this. Just PM me or email me at [email protected]
by Gonzagapuma1
Mon Apr 25, 2011 11:45 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: BLASTOISE Mirror @ University of Delaware (4/23/11)
Replies: 17
Views: 3646

Re: BLASTOISE Mirror @ University of Delaware (4/23/11)

For anyone wondering, a team of Chris Ray and Ben and Sid from Penn swept for the field, with a team of myself, Mehdi and Ozzie coming in second. I assume stats will be up eventually?
by Gonzagapuma1
Wed Apr 06, 2011 3:58 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ICT Prediction Pool 2011
Replies: 14
Views: 3053

Re: ICT Prediction Pool 2011

Btw, I am playing ICT solo now.
by Gonzagapuma1
Mon Apr 04, 2011 1:52 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MUT Mirror 4/2 @ NGCSU
Replies: 165
Views: 55622

Re: MUT Mirror 4/2 @ NGCSU

Aaron Carney wrote:Lots of stuff.
Get over yourself.
by Gonzagapuma1
Sun Apr 03, 2011 11:53 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MUT Mirror 4/2 @ NGCSU
Replies: 165
Views: 55622

Re: MUT Mirror 4/2 @ NGCSU

For those of you who think the point of Quiz Bowl is to win seriously need to get a psychological evaluation. I'm serious, the point of Quiz Bowl is to enjoy yourself while forming a social network with other intelligent people. If you are being paid based on how much you win, the purpose is to win...
by Gonzagapuma1
Fri Mar 11, 2011 5:08 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Sack of Antwerp mirror @ U. Delaware, 3/12/11
Replies: 21
Views: 4491

Re: Sack of Antwerp mirror @ U. Delaware, 3/12/11

Montgomery College will be actually be coming as a team.
by Gonzagapuma1
Mon Mar 07, 2011 7:20 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Sack of Antwerp mirror @ U. Delaware, 3/12/11
Replies: 21
Views: 4491

Re: Sack of Antwerp mirror @ U. Delaware, 3/12/11

I'll be there. Potentially looking for teammate(s).
by Gonzagapuma1
Wed Mar 02, 2011 1:24 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Minnesota Undergraduate Mirror (3/19/11) at Maryland
Replies: 15
Views: 5282

Re: Minnesota Undergaduate Mirror (3/19/11) at Maryland

Obviously, we will be there. IO on Sunday sounds good.
by Gonzagapuma1
Mon Feb 14, 2011 4:48 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Regionals at W&M 2/27/2011
Replies: 33
Views: 13727

Re: ACF Regionals at W&M 2/27/2011

I think we (Daniel and I) are gonna come and staff this.
by Gonzagapuma1
Wed Feb 09, 2011 12:05 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: IO Mirror at Penn (3/5/11)
Replies: 21
Views: 4268

Re: IO Mirror at Penn (3/5/11)

MC would attend on this date or a later date.
by Gonzagapuma1
Wed Feb 09, 2011 1:01 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: NAQT SCT Region 3 and 4
Replies: 26
Views: 7912

Re: NAQT SCT Region 3 and 4

Thanks.
by Gonzagapuma1
Tue Feb 08, 2011 7:16 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: NAQT SCT Region 3 and 4
Replies: 26
Views: 7912

Re: NAQT SCT Region 3 and 4

Did someone lose the stats disk or are they going to be posted eventually?
by Gonzagapuma1
Tue Feb 08, 2011 12:06 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Penn Bowl 2011 (February 12, 2011)
Replies: 61
Views: 14380

Re: Penn Bowl 2011 (February 12, 2011)

Sweet. Thanks.
by Gonzagapuma1
Mon Feb 07, 2011 11:11 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Penn Bowl 2011 (February 12, 2011)
Replies: 61
Views: 14380

Re: Penn Bowl 2011 (February 12, 2011)

No idea if you got my e-mail or not, but we, Montgomery College, would like to sign up a team.
by Gonzagapuma1
Fri Feb 04, 2011 3:20 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Penn Bowl 2011 (February 12, 2011)
Replies: 61
Views: 14380

Re: Penn Bowl 2011 (February 12, 2011)

So, we wouldn't have to submit either?
by Gonzagapuma1
Mon Jan 24, 2011 2:59 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: PERV with TIT at Maryland 1/22/11
Replies: 16
Views: 4495

Re: PERV with TIT at Maryland 1/22/11

TheHumanPaperweight wrote:Did my troll answer(s) disqualify me from this event, or did I end up at zero or a negative number and thus get dropped to spare my precious feelings?
I think you ended up with 5 or 10 points.
by Gonzagapuma1
Sun Jan 23, 2011 9:51 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: The Sack of Antwerp (Chicago 2/19/2011)
Replies: 144
Views: 71965

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: The Sack of Antwerp (Chicago 2/19/2011)

MoCo would also most likely be there.
by Gonzagapuma1
Sun Oct 11, 2009 3:28 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Minnesota Open Mirror (10/17/09) at Maryland
Replies: 27
Views: 4313

Re: Minnesota Open Mirror (10/17/09) at Maryland

I like the idea of a draft, but I also think it would be cool to play as Loyola for the first time, so I'm kind of leaning that I would prefer not to have one.
by Gonzagapuma1
Wed Oct 07, 2009 4:24 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Minnesota Open Mirror (10/17/09) at Maryland
Replies: 27
Views: 4313

Re: Minnesota Open Mirror (10/17/09) at Maryland

I might be able to make this.
by Gonzagapuma1
Sat May 16, 2009 8:29 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Pre-Nationals High School 2009 Poll
Replies: 53
Views: 9642

Re: Pre-Nationals High School 2009 Poll

hwhite wrote:especially since Dan Puma hasn't been as active as it once was (or so secondhand reports say).
You have some bad secondhand sources, bro.
by Gonzagapuma1
Wed Apr 15, 2009 9:53 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Class of 09, Where Will You Be Playing Next Year
Replies: 79
Views: 18190

Re: Class of 09, Where Will You Be Playing Next Year

Good news for you Matt, my boy Alex Costa will be attending W&M next year and I think could be convinced to keep playing.
by Gonzagapuma1
Sun Mar 22, 2009 4:15 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Fake ICT 2 at VCU - Sunday, March 22, 2009
Replies: 21
Views: 9209

Re: Fake ICT 2 at VCU - Sunday, March 22, 2009

Sorry for the late notice, but it turns out I can't make it.
by Gonzagapuma1
Mon Mar 16, 2009 10:47 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Fake ICT 2 at VCU - Sunday, March 22, 2009
Replies: 21
Views: 9209

Re: Fake ICT 2 at VCU - Sunday, March 22, 2009

I'd like to toss my name out there as a free agent for this.
by Gonzagapuma1
Fri Feb 27, 2009 11:50 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Class of 09, Where Will You Be Playing Next Year
Replies: 79
Views: 18190

Re: Class of 09, Where Will You Be Playing Next Year

Dan, you're right that Loyola Chicago doesn't have a team, but my wife, Ellen, is the student activity coordinator there and would be more than happy to help you start your club when you arrive on campus. It's very rare to have someone in a student activities office be aware and supportive of quizb...
by Gonzagapuma1
Mon Feb 23, 2009 9:10 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Class of 09, Where Will You Be Playing Next Year
Replies: 79
Views: 18190

Re: Class of 09, Where Will You Be Playing Next Year

There is a 99% chance that I attend Loyola Chicago next year, and I'll definitely be starting a team.
by Gonzagapuma1
Wed Feb 11, 2009 12:32 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: CARDINAL CLASSIC XVIII [email protected], 2/14/2009
Replies: 38
Views: 5461

Re: CARDINAL CLASSIC XVIII [email protected], 2/14/2009

Ok. If people are interested, I think the following will be going down: Maryland will host a mirror of the movies tournament and the science non-strosity on Sunday morning, probably beginning at a somewhat more leisurely hour (say, 10 am). We'll just squat in Jimenez, which has a surprisingly good ...