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by Oh No You Didn't
Mon Jun 01, 2015 1:46 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACFNATIONALS - A JRPG tournament
Replies: 99
Views: 48420

Re: ACFNATIONALS - A JRPG tournament

JKHtay wrote:Will the set be posted soon? I have a friend who would enjoy this greatly.
We're probably going to do a reading to interested people at PACE. If you want it I can just email you the set though
by Oh No You Didn't
Mon Jun 01, 2015 12:12 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACFNATIONALS - A JRPG tournament
Replies: 99
Views: 48420

Re: ACFNATIONALS - A JRPG tournament

Stats are here
by Oh No You Didn't
Sun May 31, 2015 3:23 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACFNATIONALS - A JRPG tournament
Replies: 99
Views: 48420

Re: ACFNATIONALS - A JRPG tournament

Thank you so much to everyone who came to play it, and even more thanks to everyone who staffed it despite it ending up going until the late hours. Thank you so much Andrew Nadig, Joelle, Niki, Greg Weinstein, and Tyler Vaughan!
by Oh No You Didn't
Mon May 25, 2015 12:40 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MÖRE WEIGHT
Replies: 41
Views: 18088

Re: NASAT mirror at uWaterloo (27th June)

doesn't that spell out MEREWEIGHT?
by Oh No You Didn't
Sun May 24, 2015 1:26 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Feynman's BONGOS: A Side Event (for PACE and maybe HSNCT)
Replies: 65
Views: 38523

Re: Feynman's BONGOS: A Side Event (for PACE and maybe HSNCT

Hey, All of the ACFNATIONALS editors attempts to reasonably contact Will Overman, the TD for this tournament have failed. We are using the conference rooms on the lobby level for our tournament, which will run concurrently with this one. Will, if you have any problems with this, please check your e...
by Oh No You Didn't
Thu May 21, 2015 12:16 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACFNATIONALS - A JRPG tournament
Replies: 99
Views: 48420

Re: ACFNATIONALS - A JRPG tournament

The current plan is to run this Saturday night, most likely at the same time as BONGOS
by Oh No You Didn't
Thu May 21, 2015 12:44 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACFNATIONALS - A JRPG tournament
Replies: 99
Views: 48420

Re: ACFNATIONALS - A JRPG tournament

Hey guys, so ACFNATIONALS is now fully written, if you're currently on the free agent list please either form a team or inform us that you are not playing ACFNATIONALS. (Note this list currently contains Mike Hundley, Alex Liu, Alice Chou, MIKE CHEYNE?, and Peter Torres) Ike Jose says you should als...
by Oh No You Didn't
Mon May 18, 2015 8:53 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Georgia 15-16
Replies: 8
Views: 4622

Re: Georgia 15-16

you tell 'em mitch! A state of similar size and with a similar situation in having a large city where most of the teams play things (Illinois) also agrees, and as we all know, the IHSSBCA has completely foregone keeping accurate individual and PPB stats as seen on their website! Esp since it's too h...
by Oh No You Didn't
Mon May 18, 2015 12:23 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACFNATIONALS - A JRPG tournament
Replies: 99
Views: 48420

Re: ACFNATIONALS - A JRPG tournament

Ndg wrote:If this tournament is still in need of staff, I'm willing to read.
noted!
by Oh No You Didn't
Thu May 14, 2015 2:50 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACFNATIONALS - A JRPG tournament
Replies: 99
Views: 48420

Re: ACFNATIONALS - A JRPG tournament

You have been added to the spreadsheet but since I have no idea who you are or who you're affiliated with it'd be ideal if you PM me some sort of contact info
by Oh No You Didn't
Thu May 14, 2015 3:08 am
Forum: Quizbowl History Forum
Topic: ACF Nationals 2015 Final: An Attempt at a QB Microhistory
Replies: 19
Views: 26407

Re: ACF Nationals 2015 Final: An Attempt at a QB Microhistor

The Quest for the Historical Mukherjesus wrote: Pictured, before ICT final:
does this mean that this was you after the ICT final?
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by Oh No You Didn't
Wed May 13, 2015 4:56 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Player Poll 2015: LET US NOW PRAISE FAMOUS DUFUSES
Replies: 86
Views: 29713

Re: Player Poll 2015: LET US NOW PRAISE FAMOUS DUFUSES

Jordan and Derek aren't even powering as much as those three at ICT despite way weaker teammates, and their generalism wasn't enough to take their teams very far If you're looking at overall stats, these measures are highly correlated: there's a reason I went from scoring 38% powers before rebracke...
by Oh No You Didn't
Mon May 11, 2015 2:05 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: WUSTL mirror of 2015 VCU Open - August 8, 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 4496

Re: WUSTL mirror of 2015 VCU Open - August 8, 2015

merv1618 wrote:The people on the spreadsheet seem to imply that it's for an east coast mirror. That's just a guess though.
well it's not a very good guess since there's tabs for the other sites
by Oh No You Didn't
Fri May 08, 2015 8:48 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MUT @ UChicago (Sunday 5/10/15)
Replies: 6
Views: 4263

Re: MUT @ UChicago (Sunday 5/10/15)

Hey, it's 2 days before the tournament and we haven't really gotten any logistics. I know it's pretty much when to get there and what room but can someone please tell me? thanks.
by Oh No You Didn't
Fri May 08, 2015 12:59 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Subject Rankings Thread
Replies: 36
Views: 10128

Re: Subject Rankings Thread

Mewto55555 wrote:
Brian McPeak wrote:
Periplus of the Erythraean Sea wrote: Brian McPeak
Max Schindler
YESSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS
We're both behind Andrew Wang dude, step it up.
u rnt evocative enuf
by Oh No You Didn't
Wed May 06, 2015 8:30 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: IHBB Canadian championships
Replies: 11
Views: 5426

Re: IHBB Canadian championships

hey dude u know that anyone who's looked at the history of the schrodinger equation would know what it looks like right?
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by Oh No You Didn't
Mon May 04, 2015 2:28 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACFNATIONALS - A JRPG tournament
Replies: 99
Views: 48420

Re: ACFNATIONALS - A JRPG tournament

Hey, this is super late but here's a google doc with team spreadsheet stuff here I have it set so that comments are allowed because people love to vandalize, but as someone who doesn't really have a life I should get to those and upgrade the sheet relatively quickly. If you've expressed some interes...
by Oh No You Didn't
Sun May 03, 2015 1:39 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Player Poll 2015: LET US NOW PRAISE FAMOUS DUFUSES
Replies: 86
Views: 29713

Re: Player Poll 2015: LET US NOW PRAISE FAMOUS DUFUSES

So are all of these because we don't think our peers in the community can recognize cX player is good at quizbowl or does everyone just really suddenly care that Peter Cordero submits a perfect ballot
by Oh No You Didn't
Sat May 02, 2015 11:30 pm
Forum: Quizbowl History Forum
Topic: ACF Nationals 2015 Final: An Attempt at a QB Microhistory
Replies: 19
Views: 26407

Re: ACF Nationals 2015 Final: An Attempt at a QB Microhistor

Eric Billy doesn't appreciate u ragging on his refrigerator tu
by Oh No You Didn't
Fri May 01, 2015 11:45 pm
Forum: Quizbowl History Forum
Topic: ACF Nationals 2015 Final: An Attempt at a QB Microhistory
Replies: 19
Views: 26407

Re: ACF Nationals 2015 Final: An Attempt at a QB Microhistor

Can you win the REAL ACFNATIONALS though?
by Oh No You Didn't
Mon Apr 27, 2015 8:18 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: AVOGADRO'S NUMBER
Replies: 81
Views: 35705

Re: AVOGADRO'S NUMBER

jesus this acronym is absurd
by Oh No You Didn't
Mon Apr 27, 2015 11:35 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: VCU Open at Michigan - August 8
Replies: 122
Views: 53604

Re: VCU Open at Michigan - August 8

give science
by Oh No You Didn't
Sun Apr 26, 2015 8:10 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: 2015 STIMPY: Question-Specific Discussion
Replies: 25
Views: 3359

Re: 2015 STIMPY: Question-Specific Discussion

For the conjugation tossup, I said hyperconjugation and was deemed wrong. I protested this but the score rendered it moot, and to my knowledge it should've been accepted. HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHHHahahahahahahahhahah Idk about the STIMPY editors but if I was grand commissioner of quizbowl and you have that ...
by Oh No You Didn't
Sun Apr 26, 2015 8:05 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: 2015 STIMPY: Question-Specific Discussion
Replies: 25
Views: 3359

Re: 2015 STIMPY: Question-Specific Discussion

Hidehiro Anto wrote:For the conjugation tossup, I said hyperconjugation and was deemed wrong. I protested this but the score rendered it moot, and to my knowledge it should've been accepted.
HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHHHahahahahahahahhahah
by Oh No You Didn't
Fri Apr 24, 2015 2:01 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: 2015-16 Schedule, Discussion
Replies: 79
Views: 42261

Re: 2015-16 Schedule, Discussion

The Two Hearts of Kwasi Boachi wrote: I'd also love to see something along the lines of PADAWAN return for this upcoming season, as that was a lot of fun to write for and it definitely taught me a lot about writing for regular difficulty.
I hope it taught someone not to write a tu on MAP Kinases for regular difficulty!
by Oh No You Didn't
Fri Apr 24, 2015 1:41 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Postseason Poll
Replies: 21
Views: 10765

Re: Postseason Poll

I think DII ICT champion Texas should at least be up for consideration, considering Chicago B and Stanford B are both in the OP. this might be the case, but the difference between these teams is that ACF Nats vs ICT, both Chicago B and Stanford B had an additional player who wasn't DII eligible, an...
by Oh No You Didn't
Thu Apr 23, 2015 2:48 pm
Forum: Quizbowl History Forum
Topic: The greatest quizbowl photos
Replies: 123
Views: 74667

Re: The greatest quizbowl photos

Image
an excellent photo of max schindler's coke
by Oh No You Didn't
Thu Apr 23, 2015 1:39 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Postseason Poll
Replies: 21
Views: 10765

Re: Postseason Poll

hey guy, one of illinois' players had a hole in his left sock so you should account for that when u rank us thx
by Oh No You Didn't
Wed Apr 22, 2015 3:40 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MUT @ UChicago (Sunday 5/10/15)
Replies: 6
Views: 4263

Re: MUT @ UChicago (Sunday 5/10/15)

Illinois will probably bring a team
by Oh No You Didn't
Tue Apr 21, 2015 10:29 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MUT at University of Washington - 4/4/15
Replies: 10
Views: 5275

Re: MUT at University of Washington - 4/4/15

Interested in playing MUT is some way, shape, or form.
by Oh No You Didn't
Tue Apr 21, 2015 1:07 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Tricon: The Next Generation
Replies: 50
Views: 26991

Re: Tricon: The Next Generation

I'd gladly play more of Cody Voight's glorious questions
by Oh No You Didn't
Tue Apr 21, 2015 11:33 am
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: two styles of writing: a close reading
Replies: 77
Views: 25495

Re: two styles of writing: a close reading

I wish to subscribe to this newsletter
by Oh No You Didn't
Sun Apr 19, 2015 9:34 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Nationals 2015 Discussion
Replies: 227
Views: 93629

Re: ACF Nationals 2015 Discussion

I'd just like to say that I don't think there's been a set in existence with better chemistry than this one
by Oh No You Didn't
Sat Apr 18, 2015 5:54 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Nationals Predictions
Replies: 44
Views: 19234

Re: ACF Nationals Predictions

Thank u based peter
by Oh No You Didn't
Wed Apr 15, 2015 6:47 pm
Forum: Quizbowl History Forum
Topic: Becoming Part of the Community
Replies: 43
Views: 32959

Re: Becoming Part of the Community

I mostly just followed Ike around since he was my ride back
by Oh No You Didn't
Tue Apr 14, 2015 5:32 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: CO History 2015
Replies: 139
Views: 67225

Re: CO History 2015

Ike wrote:
Black Miao wrote:I am bad at history. i am interested in sitting by a buzzer for however many rounds and negging a tossup on some japanese dude.
Let's play
k
by Oh No You Didn't
Fri Apr 10, 2015 11:22 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: VCU Open at Michigan - August 8
Replies: 122
Views: 53604

Re: VCU Open at Michigan - August 8

If someone needs me to neg a bunch of science questions im ur man

EDIT: If someone needs me to neg a bunch of science questions AND wants to play with jason asher, then we're ur guys
EDIT 2: just kidding we're full
by Oh No You Didn't
Thu Apr 09, 2015 11:50 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Science Side Event 2015
Replies: 20
Views: 7371

Re: Science Side Event 2015

this sounds interesting. In fact, I think Joe Su is wrong and the field SHOULD have hines so we can see his growth as the best science player in the game
by Oh No You Didn't
Wed Apr 08, 2015 7:15 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: CO History 2015
Replies: 139
Views: 67225

Re: CO History 2015

I am bad at history. i am interested in sitting by a buzzer for however many rounds and negging a tossup on some japanese dude.
by Oh No You Didn't
Sun Apr 05, 2015 9:35 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Nationals Predictions
Replies: 44
Views: 19234

Re: ACF Nationals Predictions

The Last 20 Stanley Cup Winners wrote:
Windows ME wrote: PENN
Saajid scores fifty /
Just like Jordan in his prime /
Will it be enough?
Who are you referring to? I don't think "The Viper" is in his prime yet.
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by Oh No You Didn't
Sat Apr 04, 2015 11:09 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous High School Quizbowl
Topic: Where Are You Going To College Next Year? 2014-15
Replies: 39
Views: 21773

Re: Where Are You Going To College Next Year? 2014-15

mahir256 wrote:I will be going to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and I hope to make time for quizbowl there.
I'll find you
by Oh No You Didn't
Wed Mar 25, 2015 7:02 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ICT Predictions
Replies: 29
Views: 10106

Re: ICT Predictions

u noobs keep forgetting they're gonna be in the same prelim bracket as penn/uva/chicago
by Oh No You Didn't
Tue Mar 17, 2015 11:26 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: IHSA 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 4724

Re: IHSA 2015

mhasquin wrote:The curiosity is getting the better of me... Being a "downstater" and all.

What happened at the OPRF Sectional to lead to a 1-0 win for Hinsdale Central over UChicago Lab?
According to Adam Fine, UC lab can't go to state due to finals
by Oh No You Didn't
Sat Mar 14, 2015 5:29 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: STIMPY @ UIUC (3/14/15)
Replies: 4
Views: 3327

Re: STIMPY @ UIUC (3/14/15)

Tournament Stats here I'd also like to thank Tristan Willey, Gary Liu, and Billy Busse for reading for this tournament. A special thanks must also be given to Mike Sorice for coming after he finished running an IHSA sectional earlier, as his presence let me just enter stats as my voice had pretty mu...
by Oh No You Didn't
Mon Mar 09, 2015 11:50 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: IHSA 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 4724

Re: IHSA 2015

A bit generous to even suggest some of the tus had clues
by Oh No You Didn't
Sun Mar 01, 2015 11:53 pm
Forum: Theory
Topic: Maintaining High Levels of Mental Stamina?
Replies: 17
Views: 7424

Re: Maintaining High Levels of Mental Stamina?

Also, drinking water a week before maximizes hydration during the tournament when you cannot afford time going to the bathroom. Therefore, you make up the water that you won't drink on the tourney day the week before. This is still the worst advice on this topic I've seen. Biologically speaking, th...
by Oh No You Didn't
Sat Feb 28, 2015 11:21 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: George Oppen at Illinois (2/28/15)
Replies: 9
Views: 6722

Re: George Oppen at Illinois (2/28/15)

Michigan won game 1 of the final in order to win the tournament. Stats can be found here.
Thanks to everyone for coming !