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by BGSO
Wed Jun 30, 2010 6:08 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: ECSO2 @ Hunter College (7/10/10)
Replies: 70
Views: 17736

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: ECSO2 @ Hunter College (7/10/10)

Morraine Man wrote: David Garb?
I'll confirm my free agency. I already Negged 1230912908321098 times on BELFAST, so if that happens I'll either staff or just head back to Boston.
by BGSO
Mon Jun 28, 2010 11:25 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 09-10 Post Nationals Poll
Replies: 19
Views: 3577

Re: 09-10 Post Nationals Poll

Vote people! Finally remembered to send in my ballot just now. I had a really hard time with this one. Oh, yeah, don't vote for CR this time. Put LASA B on there instead, the only B team that should be getting votes in this thing. Or, sure, throw your vote away! I wouldn't hesitate in giving Dorman...
by BGSO
Mon Jun 28, 2010 12:56 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: ECSO2 @ Hunter College (7/10/10)
Replies: 70
Views: 17736

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: ECSO2 @ Hunter College (7/10/10)

UPDATE: Nevermind
by BGSO
Thu Jun 24, 2010 5:34 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Land of Lincoln Throwdown Announcement
Replies: 123
Views: 17501

Re: Land of Lincoln Throwdown Announcement

Nick, Ward, some person we don't know yet, and I will have a team for CULT. I will play Belfast, Nick will be forced to staff and Ward will either play it, staff it, or just sit there. Do you have any details on pricing, registration details, and other assorted bits of information that normally acc...
by BGSO
Wed Jun 23, 2010 1:10 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Land of Lincoln Throwdown Announcement
Replies: 123
Views: 17501

Re: Land of Lincoln Throwdown Announcement

We can vote on this when we are at Maine South, but I would be very much in favor of scheduling lunch at 1 pm so that we can watch US vs. Group D runner up.
by BGSO
Sat Jun 19, 2010 8:41 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Land of Lincoln Throwdown Announcement
Replies: 123
Views: 17501

Re: Land of Lincoln Throwdown Announcement

Nick, Ward, some person we don't know yet, and I will have a team for CULT. I will play Belfast, Nick will be forced to staff and Ward will either play it, staff it, or just sit there. Do you have any details on pricing, registration details, and other assorted bits of information that normally acco...
by BGSO
Thu Jun 17, 2010 8:18 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Illinois and the National Quiz Bowl Scene
Replies: 47
Views: 6260

Re: Illinois and the National Quiz Bowl Scene

Also, few (if any) states have the privilege of being able to play against so many good teams within such a short distance of each other. There are 5 or more schools capable of making the top bracket of NSC next year in Illinois - not many schools have the opportunity to play that many good schools...
by BGSO
Sun Jun 13, 2010 11:03 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2010 HSAPQ NASAT Discussion!
Replies: 57
Views: 22988

Re: 2010 HSAPQ NASAT Discussion!

Stats are updated through round 14: http://hsapq.com/nasat/NASATprelims_standings.html
by BGSO
Sat Jun 12, 2010 2:18 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2010 HSAPQ NASAT Discussion!
Replies: 57
Views: 22988

Re: 2010 HSAPQ NASAT Discussion!

Stats through round 6 are posted. Teams get back from lunch at 2 cst.
by BGSO
Sat Jun 12, 2010 9:44 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2010 HSAPQ NASAT Discussion!
Replies: 57
Views: 22988

Re: 2010 HSAPQ NASAT Discussion!

Round by round updates will be available http://hsapq.com/nasat/NASATprelims_games.html:
by BGSO
Fri Jun 11, 2010 6:00 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: HSAPQ National All Star Academic Tournament in 2010
Replies: 161
Views: 57116

Re: HSAPQ National All Star Academic Tournament in 2010

I will be doing stats and will be trying to post round by round updates (I should be able to.)
by BGSO
Fri Jun 11, 2010 9:53 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2011 Midwest Championship May 14, 2011 at Culver (IN)
Replies: 69
Views: 16710

Re: 2011 Midwest Championship May 14, 2011 at Culver (IN)

If Loyola can win the Iowa state championship, then I'm pretty sure Dorman is welcome to win the Midwest Championship.
by BGSO
Wed Jun 09, 2010 9:39 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Mirroring/collaborating on tournaments info
Replies: 50
Views: 20699

Re: Mirroring/collaborating on tournaments info

Dude, this thread had been dead for over 9 months...
by BGSO
Tue Jun 08, 2010 2:40 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: ANGST (Andy's Non-Guerrilla Summer Tournament)
Replies: 175
Views: 44215

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: ANGST (Andy's Non-Guerrilla Summer Tournament)

I've been looking for an excuse to visit a friend at MIT and I would be willing to use this as that excuse. I would need a ride from Cambridge to NY though.
by BGSO
Sat Jun 05, 2010 11:41 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Me - Lee Henry
Replies: 76
Views: 15724

Re: Me - Lee Henry

Good luck with everything Lee. Now if only we knew what happened to Rafe.
by BGSO
Wed Jun 02, 2010 11:31 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: PACE NSC: format changes, 2010 information
Replies: 287
Views: 113897

Re: PACE NSC: format changes, 2010 information

Someone correct me if I'm wrong, but in previous incarnations of NSC, a power was anything before FTP. Blind powers are what most conventional tournaments use.
by BGSO
Sun May 30, 2010 6:21 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2010 HSNCT discussion thread
Replies: 194
Views: 39190

Re: 2010 HSNCT discussion thread

Whalesong, really??
by BGSO
Mon May 17, 2010 11:20 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: UIUC ABT Earlybird (10/23/2010)
Replies: 48
Views: 18683

Re: UIUC ABT Earlybird (10/23/2010)

Between MCMNT, the anticipated date for EFT, and the fact that there are more clubs active this late in October we decided that the later date would help us have larger field.
by BGSO
Mon May 17, 2010 2:00 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: UIUC ABT Earlybird (10/23/2010)
Replies: 48
Views: 18683

UIUC ABT Earlybird (10/23/2010)

This is the official announcement for the Earlybird Tournament, which will be held at the University of Illinois on Saturday, October 23, 2010. QUESTIONS: This tournament will use DAFT (Dunbar Academic Fall Tournament.) FORMAT: The Earlybird tournament will use mACF format, with powers. In particula...
by BGSO
Tue May 11, 2010 8:16 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2010-11 Tournament Schedule
Replies: 77
Views: 10060

Re: 2010-11 Tournament Schedule

Westwon wrote: 10/9 UIUC Earlybird
UIUC has not decided a date for Earlybird yet, it should be forthcoming within the next week or so as I finish with finals.
by BGSO
Sat May 08, 2010 8:44 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: CULT IRC Playtesting Schedule
Replies: 14
Views: 2470

Re: CULT IRC Playtesting Schedule

I ending up making this for Nick a few days ago and fgured that it would help out almost anyone who didn't have a dedicated IRC client on their computer already.


http://mibbit.com/chat/?channel=%23cult ... ashnet.org
by BGSO
Fri Apr 30, 2010 4:37 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Date Claim: Illinois Novice (MCMNT) October 16th 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 1814

Re: Date Claim: Illinois Novice (MCMNT) October 16th 2010

Charbroil wrote:Are you guys still going to be hosting EFT next year as well?

That has yet to be discussed with Brown.
by BGSO
Thu Apr 22, 2010 12:49 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Announcement: Paul Goodman Memorial Open
Replies: 157
Views: 51345

Re: Announcement: Paul Goodman Memorial Open

KHAAAAN please wrote:Hart/Bentley: I need a team as well and bring knowledge in video games, post-2000 music, and all of the stupid stuff I wrote about for the Trashtastrophes.
I'd be willing to bring my mishmash of odd sports, some movies, and Misc aspects of the distro to this team.
by BGSO
Tue Apr 20, 2010 5:11 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Foxtrot I @ MFS 4/24 (New Jersey)
Replies: 54
Views: 8219

Re: Foxtrot I @ MFS 4/24 (New Jersey)

I would just do a full RR with the top two teams playing an advanteaged format final.
by BGSO
Mon Apr 19, 2010 9:48 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: For Sale: WMATA Farecards
Replies: 6
Views: 1023

Re: For Sale: WMATA Farecards

Wish we had known that on Sunday.
by BGSO
Mon Apr 19, 2010 7:02 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: For Sale: WMATA Farecards
Replies: 6
Views: 1023

Re: For Sale: WMATA Farecards

I know that one of the values on the card is $6.80 (it's sitting in front of me), and I believe that the other one has $10.20.
by BGSO
Mon Apr 12, 2010 1:27 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Attack site?
Replies: 14
Views: 2369

Re: Attack site?

This is happening again.
by BGSO
Fri Apr 09, 2010 12:28 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: CO Side Event: The Jean-Baptiste Lully Memorial
Replies: 275
Views: 100021

Re: CO Side Event: The Jean-Baptiste Lully Memorial

Ike Jose and I are playing this together.
by BGSO
Thu Apr 08, 2010 2:29 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: CO Side Event: The Jean-Baptiste Lully Memorial
Replies: 275
Views: 100021

Re: CO Side Event: The Jean-Baptiste Lully Memorial

I know some painting, and maybe will know some music by the time this happens.

Free agent
by BGSO
Sat Apr 03, 2010 4:07 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: David Riley
Replies: 27
Views: 3942

Re: David Riley

Fell better Riley, we're all pulling for you!
by BGSO
Sun Mar 28, 2010 1:06 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: BUZZERFEST: General Discussion
Replies: 64
Views: 8112

Re: General Discussion

I'd love to have a look at it too:

[email protected],com
by BGSO
Sat Mar 27, 2010 8:08 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Buzzerfest discussion
Replies: 41
Views: 7210

Re: Buzzerfest discussion

Cantaloupe (disambiguation) wrote:Didn't play this, but I'd like to see the discussion, and I'm not playing any mirrors.
by BGSO
Sun Mar 21, 2010 4:00 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: BEeS, Part 2
Replies: 20
Views: 4714

Re: BEeS, Part 2

I disagree. The problem of internet access at most universities has been solved. That might be true, but what about high schools hosting tournaments that would like to use this software? Now my knowledge of this is nil but how hard would it be to be able to put the data from a match onto a flash dr...
by BGSO
Sun Mar 21, 2010 1:30 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Driver's Ed, Home Economics, etc
Replies: 43
Views: 5784

Re: Driver's Ed, Home Economics, etc

Aaron Goldfein wrote: I also took four years of physical education (as do all in Illinois), but the IHSA never asks any questions on that.

Don't give them any ideas!
by BGSO
Fri Mar 19, 2010 8:23 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: List places you'd like to see the 2011 HSNCT
Replies: 127
Views: 21969

Re: List places you'd like to see the 2011 HSNCT

Yes, once, it rained the whole time.
by BGSO
Fri Mar 19, 2010 8:19 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: List places you'd like to see the 2011 HSNCT
Replies: 127
Views: 21969

Re: List places you'd like to see the 2011 HSNCT

nobthehobbit wrote:While we're on this "hyping the big city nearest to which you leave" kick, let me just say that the Pacific Northwest (well, Vancouver or Seattle, anyway) is beautiful in June even though it's raining all the time.

And Vancouver gets more daylight than Seattle.
Fixed
by BGSO
Fri Mar 19, 2010 12:50 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: HI Mirror at UIUC (3/20/2010)
Replies: 65
Views: 8904

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: HI Mirror at UIUC (3/20/2010)

Westbrook/Rom/Peterson/Durgin, at least I think that's what Donald told me.
by BGSO
Mon Mar 15, 2010 3:25 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Illinois '09-'10
Replies: 568
Views: 71567

Re: Illinois '09-'10

David Riley wrote:One of these days....

and it was four flavors for five points each! :roll:

I still claim the absence of a chewing gum question in the Ultima I played to be the single greatest disappointment in my quiz bowl career.
by BGSO
Fri Mar 12, 2010 1:04 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Announcement: Paul Goodman Memorial Open
Replies: 157
Views: 51345

Re: Announcement: Paul Goodman Memorial Open

I'm about 90% sure I'll be able to play this and would like to find a team. I am not necessarily good at trash by any means and do not intend on being competitive, but I would like to meet some new people and have a fun time. On that note things I am: -Know some random TV -Probably decent at obscure...
by BGSO
Mon Mar 08, 2010 1:47 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Illinois '09-'10
Replies: 568
Views: 71567

Re: Illinois '09-'10

How about this one? There will be no less than five computational math, not more that 1 computational science, at least 4 computational total. All computational toss-up questions will be from either the math or science categories. But what about the computation TU on the number of permutations of t...
by BGSO
Mon Mar 01, 2010 2:46 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Dunbar Invitational Tournament: 3/06/2010
Replies: 31
Views: 5584

Re: Dunbar Invitational Tournament: 3/06/2010

List of wrestling-based comic books wrote:Combine it with an iPhone or similar fancy mobile device in the car and you'll never get lost on the way to/from a tournament again.
You are wrong.
by BGSO
Mon Feb 22, 2010 2:24 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Corrections and Feedback
Replies: 7
Views: 1297

Re: Corrections and Feedback

I was negged for giving the correct answer to the tossup on Gauguin's Where do we come from? What are we? Where are we going? The answer provided has the title as Where do we come from? Who are we? Where are we going?, If I remember correctly. This is a problem that I noticed while looking at the s...
by BGSO
Sun Feb 21, 2010 4:34 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Regionals at Columbia University
Replies: 35
Views: 7666

Re: ACF Regionals at Columbia University

Illinois A defeated Mich A in the first game of an advantaged final something like 385-200. That's all I really remember, I assume stats will be posted soon.

EDIT: Columbia looks a lot like Columbus, post has been reported for removal.

We delete nothing. -- The Managment
by BGSO
Wed Feb 17, 2010 12:46 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: February Poll
Replies: 108
Views: 16382

Re: February Poll

CometCoach72 wrote:
Humpty Jackson wrote:
Class A

8. Glenwood
David- With great respect, Glenwood is AA.
Fixed, thank you for pointing out my mistake.
by BGSO
Tue Feb 16, 2010 9:14 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: February Poll
Replies: 108
Views: 16382

Re: February Poll

Class AA 1. Auburn 2. St. Ignatius 3. Stevenson 4. Loyola 5. Carbondale 6. Oak Park River Forest 7. Naperville Central 8. WWS 9. BG 10. Fremd Class A 1. Lisle 2. Latin 3. Litchfield 4. Macomb 5. New Berlin 6. PORTA 7. Warrensburg-Latham 8. Roycemore 9. Winnebago 10. Farmington Actual: 1. Auburn 2. S...
by BGSO
Sun Feb 07, 2010 11:58 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Regionals Mid-America at WUStL (2/27/10)
Replies: 40
Views: 13303

Re: ACF Regionals Mid-America at WUStL (2/27/10)

We have a number\of people >0 who are staffing Illinois NAQT states that weekend.
by BGSO
Sun Feb 07, 2010 9:36 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Regionals Mid-America at WUStL (2/27/10)
Replies: 40
Views: 13303

Re: ACF Regionals Mid-America at WUStL (2/27/10)

we are going to OSU.
by BGSO
Sun Feb 07, 2010 12:12 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Access to SCT discussion forum
Replies: 42
Views: 7787

Re: Access to SCT discussion forum

Humpty Jackson=BGSO=David Garb
by BGSO
Sat Feb 06, 2010 7:26 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: NAQT Region 9 SCT at Indiana (February 6)
Replies: 36
Views: 6175

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: NAQT Region 9 SCT at Indiana (February 6)

Windy roads=cannot drive as fast as expected. Will definitely be later than the assigned time.