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Bloggin' about you-know-what

Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 8:12 am

The day has come. NAC 2009.

About to leave for the Sheraton. Should be fun. I'm getting up extra early to get there for the hot breakfast buffet. I like food.

Rumor has it that there's free internet, which is good.

Back in an hour or so.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:08 am

I have arrived. Buffet is mediocre. The only "hot" part about it was the pancakes. I envisioned better.

I have seen Byram Hills and Zionsville so far.

More importantly, I have seen Chip. Sporting green jacket like Tiger Woods.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:28 am

COMING UP: Boone vs. Cutter Mill

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:30 am

**Cutter Morning Star, not Cutter Mill

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Re: Bloggin' about you-know-what

Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:32 am

Apparently, in the 27 year history, the most violated technicality is answering before your name is called.

This is according to Chip, who's reading this match.

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Post by jonah » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:32 am

Also see my liveblog.
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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:33 am

"Obama didn't say this T word at his meeting at Cairo."

buzz; TERRORISMMMMM

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:34 am

Chip gets the crowd involved. I dig it. I'm gonna yell out the answer one of these times.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:35 am

An audio tossup on the assassination of Lee Harvey Oswald.

Boone girl says answer before name is called. Gosh darn her.

Such words! -- Mgmt.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:37 am

I love areas of trapezoids. So does Chip.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:38 am

Also, Boone is from Iowa, Cutter Morning Star is from Arkansas.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:41 am

"Some Russian church commemorates Napoleon's defeat. What Tchaikovsky work commemorates his defeat?"

I knew it.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:41 am

audio tossup on “Bluegrass”... bonus on baseball coming up

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:42 am

Sosa, Gwyn, and Henderson were the answers

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:42 am

Chip's talking about "becoming a Game Show Host" segment and all of us taking some survey.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:48 am

Herculaneum is across from what?

Nobody gets it, and I yell Pompei.

Chip tells me that I know my stuff.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:49 am

"Stump the Experts" round coming up.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:50 am

The whole thing where they ring a nasty buzzer after wrong answers and a nice buzzer after right answers is getting really annoying.

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Post by dxdtdemon » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:51 am

Since it seems that Jonah has disabled comments, do you know how Defiance did against Zionsville A?
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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:52 am

audio tossup on a Franz Shubert work

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:52 am

it's Military March

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:53 am

quantumfootball wrote:Since it seems that Jonah has disabled comments, do you know how Defiance did against Zionsville A?
Nope, but when I do, I'll post it.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:54 am

"What ski resort is named for Buchanan's VP?"

Chip then asks "any skiiers on the team"

Nobody knows.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:55 am

Now we have to identify a Botticelli painting based on what it sounds like in Italian. It was Birth of Venus.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:55 am

THIS WRONG ANSWER BUZZER THING IS REALLY PISSING ME OFF

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:56 am

Game over. Boone romps.

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Post by dxdtdemon » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:57 am

Also, could you find out at some point during the day if Brush is the one from Lyndhurst, Ohio?
EDIT: Sorry about the multiple post. My computer is acting up.
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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 10:00 am

Sure thing.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 10:02 am

NEXT UP: Elkhorn vs. Fisher's

Chip says hi to the coaches.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 10:02 am

More about a survey. idk

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 10:07 am

oh my god. audio tossup on identifying Sweet Georgia Brown

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 10:09 am

Chip marketing the "Who Wants to be a Game Show Host". Again. Apparently it's tonight.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 10:10 am

something about fat on sea otters






BLUBBER!

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 10:12 am

a question on Wisconsin. clue was about the "dells". Chip reminds us that there are no teams from this state at this year's NAC

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 10:13 am

so much audio tossups

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 10:15 am

100-85, Fisher's winning. Chip says it's a close one.

Chip also tells us that the questions are from Questions Unlimited. Pushing the whole QuizNet thing.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 10:16 am

Second time Chip has said "That's not nepotism, that's genius". Something about Andrew Beall musical compositions.

I'm extremely confused.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 10:17 am

College Basketball has the "Final Four", College Hockey has the "WHAT Four"?

Epic.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 10:20 am

Fisher captain weeps the instrument bonus. The whole room claps. Chip gives him something and says it's not Chocolate cigarettes. He says NAA has never endorsed smoking.

Chip says come to his hotel room and see all the chocolate cigarette wrappers. Amusing.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 10:22 am

220-205 Fisher winning

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 10:22 am

Hahahaha. Identifying American Nobel Lit winners by their first names.

Chip says "we no longer permit allowing passing papers at the NAC"

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 10:25 am

A tossup on The Girl with a Pearl Earring.

The book.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 10:27 am

The most dangerous sport for girls is apparently Cheerleading. Teams negged with field hockey and ballet.

Perhaps the funniest moment so far.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 10:28 am

Tossup on Rules of the Road. It just gets better and better.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 10:32 am

Jonah and Laird with me now to see Chip read.

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 10:35 am

I'm taking a round off, go to Jonah's blog.

It's St. Josephs (NJ State champs apparently) vs. Zionsville A

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Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 10:37 am

Also, I've been told that round sweepers get CDs of Chip's son, Andrew, making music. http://www.andrewbeall.com/

Hence, the "Not nepotism, Genius" quote. Amazing.

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Post by Nine-Tenths Ideas » Sat Jun 13, 2009 11:59 am

JackGlerum wrote:"Obama didn't say this T word at his meeting at Cairo."

buzz; TERRORISMMMMM
It's tetanus

He never said "tetanus"

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Post by cdcarter » Sat Jun 13, 2009 12:03 pm

JackGlerum wrote:Also, I've been told that round sweepers get CDs of Chip's son, Andrew, making music. http://www.andrewbeall.com/

Hence, the "Not nepotism, Genius" quote. Amazing.
Make sure to listen to his great marimba compositions, Jack.
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Re: Bloggin' about you-know-what

Post by JackGlerum » Sat Jun 13, 2009 12:07 pm

Okay kids, we're back on.

Elkhorn vs. New Palestine. Whatever.

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