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by The Time Keeper
Sun Oct 07, 2007 5:50 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2007 MLB Season
Replies: 106
Views: 21737

I'm going to post my playoff predictions for fun and to hopefully spark some conversation. Feel free to ridicule or compliment my picks, which are as follows.... DS Winners: Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim New York Yankees (NOTE: The Indians will get good pitching from their starters but lose because...
by The Time Keeper
Fri Oct 05, 2007 5:56 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Jeopardy Online Tests
Replies: 52
Views: 19600

I took the adult test last year and it was several months before I heard anything. I figured I had failed, but then I got something like 6 or 7 months later. This was the case for me as well. I'm not sure if the college/teen tests are processed any faster, but I wouldn't hold my breath waiting to h...
by The Time Keeper
Wed Sep 26, 2007 10:23 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: I am tired of awesome people dying
Replies: 136
Views: 15718

Tegan wrote:
Songs For Silberman wrote:Marcel Marceau. Saw him once. Showed that mime can actually be really really entertaining.
<<Moment of Silence>>

thank you
boo
by The Time Keeper
Thu Sep 20, 2007 5:36 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Death of Robert Jordan
Replies: 14
Views: 2998

wwellington wrote:As long as George R. R. Martin doesn't die, things will still be okay.
by The Time Keeper
Tue Sep 18, 2007 9:00 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Congratulations, Ralph and Manfred!
Replies: 20
Views: 4516

They have gay guys named Ralph?
by The Time Keeper
Mon Sep 17, 2007 10:01 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Top Ten Funniest Movies
Replies: 17
Views: 3976

There's way too much Mel Brooks in this thread.
by The Time Keeper
Wed Sep 12, 2007 1:51 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Everyone's a critic and most people are DJs
Replies: 13
Views: 3255

Jerry you didn't know that no wonder you suck at qb
by The Time Keeper
Mon Aug 27, 2007 10:45 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: VETO Critique
Replies: 49
Views: 17920

I like a lot of Seth's points (How can one not, really?). It's important to distinguish between the packets written by people new to the game and people who should know better. For the sake of the former, the criticism should have a bit of a softer tone, and it should be made clear that there's no m...
by The Time Keeper
Sun Aug 26, 2007 8:05 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: ACE website characters list
Replies: 14
Views: 4892

Re: ACE website characters list

kCobain911 wrote:ACE
grapesmoker wrote:ACF
by The Time Keeper
Thu Aug 23, 2007 11:28 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: A training program
Replies: 7
Views: 3088

Bruce wrote:
Quiz bowlers on steroids. Didn't find anything on Google though.
Wouldn't the quizbowl equivalent of steroids be something like speed?
Delicious amphetamines.
by The Time Keeper
Wed Aug 22, 2007 9:25 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: VETO Critique
Replies: 49
Views: 17920

I'm somehow not at all suprised that every successive VETO sucks more than the one before it. So, does it eventually (2010) reach a stunning critical mass of quizbowl suckiness? Does it then collapse upon itself and become a black hole? I think the last VETO will be held on December 21, 2012 and th...
by The Time Keeper
Wed Aug 22, 2007 12:23 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: VETO Critique
Replies: 49
Views: 17920

VETO Critique

Guys, seriously. Come on.
by The Time Keeper
Sun Aug 19, 2007 2:49 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: SEC Pants Party!
Replies: 27
Views: 7223

SEC fans crybabies? Last year all those Big 10ers were aching for a rematch but fortunately common sense prevailed and Florida showed that Urban Meyer could coach well enough to destroy the Big 10 champ. Whether that can happen again this year is a matter of speculation, but I would hesitate to dis...
by The Time Keeper
Sat Aug 18, 2007 10:22 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: SEC Pants Party!
Replies: 27
Views: 7223

leftsaidfred wrote: I HATE SEC FANS...CRYBABIES... ANNOYING
by The Time Keeper
Mon Aug 13, 2007 3:44 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Who let the dogs out? Rant about Michael Vick.
Replies: 35
Views: 9838

Looks close to official that he's canned for the season.


JOEY HARRINGTON REVOLUTION
by The Time Keeper
Mon Aug 13, 2007 10:48 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: UPDATE: NAQT's website is up!
Replies: 15
Views: 6061

IF ANYONE IN THIS ROOM LIKES THE INTERNET TYPE 111INTERNET111
by The Time Keeper
Wed Aug 08, 2007 11:09 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2007 MLB Season
Replies: 106
Views: 21737

Steroid McBlooddoper wrote:SO DID U GUYZ C MY HOMR LAST NITE!?!?!!?
hi barry nice dinger
by The Time Keeper
Wed Aug 08, 2007 4:01 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2007 MLB Season
Replies: 106
Views: 21737

blah blah bonds
by The Time Keeper
Mon Jul 30, 2007 8:06 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: I am tired of awesome people dying
Replies: 136
Views: 15718

theMoMA wrote:
ImmaculateDeception wrote:Also, Bill Walsh.

MaS
Will anyone else be playing their Super Nintendo or Sega Genesis by candlelight tonight?
I poured out some Joe Montana Sports Talk Football on the street in honor of Bill Walsh today.
by The Time Keeper
Mon Jul 30, 2007 1:02 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: ACE Camps 2007
Replies: 72
Views: 27616

gonzagaeagleahy wrote:
charlieDfromNKC wrote:NUH UH IF UR NAEM IZ DUMBJACKS ALL U CAN RITE IS THESE AWFUL 9 LINERS U CANT GET TIL THE LAST WURD AMIRITE!!!!!!!!!
i think this is charlie adrukn on hsquibowl thats the way to be! ya.

adding something worthwile...
i go to camp tomorrw. i cant wati to hear the awesome questions chris rote.
Wow
by The Time Keeper
Sun Jul 29, 2007 11:08 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: ACE Camps 2007
Replies: 72
Views: 27616

The internet has gone too far this time.
by The Time Keeper
Tue Jul 24, 2007 5:34 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Vinokourov crashes
Replies: 13
Views: 3266

ImmaculateDeception wrote:Champaign is well north of the IHOP-Waffle House line, for reference.

MaS
My eyes have been scarred by the sight of many a Waffle House north of Champaign.
by The Time Keeper
Mon Jul 23, 2007 5:36 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Magnet school discussion
Replies: 58
Views: 18408

Gunnells wrote: I expect students likely to attend already struggle to develop as well rounded teenagers
Are you serious?
by The Time Keeper
Sat Jul 21, 2007 11:47 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Who let the dogs out? Rant about Michael Vick.
Replies: 35
Views: 9838

I'm not a big fan of dog fighting or anything, but I just don't understand why doing it makes someone a bad person. Dog are dogs. And I like dogs a lot, but people who watch them kill each other are pretty far down my totem pole of hatred. It's pretty fucked up. edit: wait, are you retarded? I mean...
by The Time Keeper
Fri Jul 20, 2007 2:22 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Byko's Ratings
Replies: 72
Views: 24326

Tegan wrote: Reminds of the time a coach showed up at sectionals demanding the #1 seed because they were undefeated ...... TWO AND OH!
That's just awesome.
by The Time Keeper
Fri Jul 20, 2007 2:09 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Byko's Ratings
Replies: 72
Views: 24326

I hate to pull rank or something here, but given that this is an Illinois thing: Does Illinois even have a "Columbia High School"? In 13 years of being to every big tournament in the state (including state), I'm not sure I've ever even heard of them ...... This is likely a typo ..... they're probab...
by The Time Keeper
Fri Jul 20, 2007 2:04 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Ideal HS Packet Distribution
Replies: 46
Views: 15608

Also, I don't think that mythology ranks important enough to have its own category. Certainly I wouldn't want a round with three myth questions, and I wouldn't want a whole tournament with no myth questions, but once a round/once every other round seems fair, IMO. I know my view on this is consider...
by The Time Keeper
Thu Jul 19, 2007 11:40 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Who let the dogs out? Rant about Michael Vick.
Replies: 35
Views: 9838

2007 is The Dugout year.
by The Time Keeper
Thu Jul 19, 2007 2:40 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Jeopardy! Teen Tournament Summer Games
Replies: 4
Views: 2589

mceschermaniac4 wrote:Good for you.
Great post.
by The Time Keeper
Sat Jul 14, 2007 9:10 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: A very serious request
Replies: 44
Views: 22162

quizbowllee wrote:Can we ask him to write PACE 2008?
I think you meant this.
by The Time Keeper
Sat Jul 14, 2007 8:59 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: A very serious request
Replies: 44
Views: 22162

You KNOW he's reading every word of this and thinking to himself "I'm not going to dignify this with a response. I'm too mature to stoop to their level." OR - I picture him in a dark room, the light from his monitor illuminating a sinister sneer as he wrings his hands together like a vile criminal....
by The Time Keeper
Fri Jul 13, 2007 11:59 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: A very serious request
Replies: 44
Views: 22162

leftsaidfred wrote:Every time I try to make a serious response I just start going pffffffft hahahaha in real life
Great Fred you've just gotten us all sued.
by The Time Keeper
Fri Jul 13, 2007 11:02 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: A very serious request
Replies: 44
Views: 22162

Some retard's sample questions page wrote:29. During World War I, the Triple Entente [on-TONT] consisted of France, Britain and Russia. Spell the French word “entente”.
answer: E-N-T-E-N-T-E
I don\'t see what the problem is, guys!
by The Time Keeper
Thu Jul 12, 2007 11:27 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2007 MLB Season
Replies: 106
Views: 21737

I want to go on record as the first person in this forum to bet on the Mariners in the AL West. Feel free to go on record as the last one too. Does anyone who watched the All-Star Game want on the bandwagon? I'd rather have the Mariners come out of the AL West than the Angels, so ride on, man!
by The Time Keeper
Sun Jul 08, 2007 2:30 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: I am tired of awesome people dying
Replies: 136
Views: 15718

Bob Evans' demise was one of the more underratedly sad deaths of the past month. Bob Evans died?! This makes me almost as sad as when I heard Dave Thomas died. See I took comfort in knowing that Dave Thomas was in heaven with all the aborted babies he tried to save. Those aborted babies are most li...
by The Time Keeper
Fri Jun 22, 2007 11:19 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: The annual summer format discussion
Replies: 48
Views: 15771

Yeah, it seems like people are making arguments for some hypothetical good four-quarters tournament that may exist someday, while ignoring the reality of what Chip is today. I would find it distasteful as a person who devotes any amount of time to good quizbowl and, were I a coach, a supposed role ...
by The Time Keeper
Fri Jun 22, 2007 2:10 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: HOLY CRAP! They let Chris Ray be a moderator!
Replies: 20
Views: 6790

lol thats what you think

ps ban charles dees for stupid ass 4chan (the bad website) catchphrasery please
by The Time Keeper
Thu Jun 21, 2007 9:55 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: HOLY CRAP! They let Chris Ray be a moderator!
Replies: 20
Views: 6790

charlieDfromNKC wrote:t
Pat freeburns a homo t/f
ban for mod sass am i rite?

edit: wait false the answer is false
by The Time Keeper
Thu Jun 21, 2007 9:41 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: HOLY CRAP! They let Chris Ray be a moderator!
Replies: 20
Views: 6790

dsfcaptains2005 wrote:
grapesmoker wrote:If Leo Wolpert can be a moderator, anyone can be a moderator.

LEO'S A MOD?!?!?!?!??!?!?!?!??!?!?!?!??!?!?!?
leo's a pimp t/f?
by The Time Keeper
Wed Jun 20, 2007 10:56 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Richard Montgomery HS in MD.
Replies: 13
Views: 4175

If they do I'm sure they would deny it for fear of you coming after them in a fit of rage.
by The Time Keeper
Wed Jun 20, 2007 2:07 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: HOLY CRAP! They let Chris Ray be a moderator!
Replies: 20
Views: 6790

why not?
by The Time Keeper
Tue Jun 19, 2007 9:29 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: HOLY CRAP! They let Chris Ray be a moderator!
Replies: 20
Views: 6790

:chip:
by The Time Keeper
Sat Jun 16, 2007 1:58 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: DID YOU SAY MY NAME WRONG??????
Replies: 29
Views: 10044

rrrrrrrrrrrrrrrosters
by The Time Keeper
Fri Jun 15, 2007 6:08 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: RESULTS: Harrison (IN) wins QU NAC 2007!
Replies: 150
Views: 58465

Insert audio clip of "The Stripper" here. That audio clip can be followed by any of the following questions from the tournament: 1. 60 Seconds Round: Name these Shakespeare plays from their initials. 2. A tossup question about ringtones 3. About 1 question every other round (on average) pertaining ...
by The Time Keeper
Tue Jun 12, 2007 9:19 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2007 MLB Season
Replies: 106
Views: 21737

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by The Time Keeper
Mon Jun 11, 2007 9:12 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: DID YOU SAY MY NAME WRONG??????
Replies: 29
Views: 10044

"Twitchy little freaks." - Tony Kornheiser on spelling bee kids.
by The Time Keeper
Sun Jun 10, 2007 11:02 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2007 Post-Nationals Poll Discussion - Results are in!
Replies: 83
Views: 29456

Gov. School is good at quizbowl.
by The Time Keeper
Tue Jun 05, 2007 7:00 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: RESULTS: Harrison (IN) wins QU NAC 2007!
Replies: 150
Views: 58465

I don't mean to disparage any of the teams who performed well at the NAC. I was just pointing out that the top of the field at HSNCT is clearly stronger than the top of the field at the NAC sectionals as it has been increasingly so over the last few years. I see this as a good sign that NAQT and PAC...
by The Time Keeper
Tue Jun 05, 2007 1:29 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: RESULTS: Harrison (IN) wins QU NAC 2007!
Replies: 150
Views: 58465

Isn't shingles from chickenpox? Anybody curious about how well Harrison does on NAQT questions should go here . They would have had a decent chance of making the playoffs at HSNCT. Congrats to Harrison for winning a national championship, and congrats to our friends at Loyola for beating a national...