Potential Full Time Job Offer in Quiz Bowl

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Re: Potential Full Time Job Offer in Quiz Bowl

Post by Susan » Mon Sep 27, 2010 7:59 am

The revised example of the question on Grover Cleveland is a good example; maybe it won't distinguish between Dorman and State College as well as a longer question would,
Considering that your national tournament appears to be set for the same weekend as ACF Nationals, it seems unlikely that your questions will be distinguishing between State College and anyone.
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Re: Potential Full Time Job Offer in Quiz Bowl

Post by TheKingInYellow » Mon Sep 27, 2010 8:07 pm

myamphigory wrote:
The revised example of the question on Grover Cleveland is a good example; maybe it won't distinguish between Dorman and State College as well as a longer question would,
Considering that your national tournament appears to be set for the same weekend as ACF Nationals, it seems unlikely that your questions will be distinguishing between State College and anyone.
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Re: Potential Full Time Job Offer in Quiz Bowl

Post by The King's Flight to the Scots » Mon Sep 27, 2010 8:17 pm

myamphigory wrote:
The revised example of the question on Grover Cleveland is a good example; maybe it won't distinguish between Dorman and State College as well as a longer question would,
Considering that your national tournament appears to be set for the same weekend as ACF Nationals, it seems unlikely that your questions will be distinguishing between State College and anyone.
You assume that ACF Nationals will not be run on the National History Bowl.
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Re: Potential Full Time Job Offer in Quiz Bowl

Post by Haaaaaaaarry Whiiiiiiiiiite » Mon Sep 27, 2010 8:26 pm

Cernel Joson wrote:
myamphigory wrote:
The revised example of the question on Grover Cleveland is a good example; maybe it won't distinguish between Dorman and State College as well as a longer question would,
Considering that your national tournament appears to be set for the same weekend as ACF Nationals, it seems unlikely that your questions will be distinguishing between State College and anyone.
You assume that ACF Nationals will not be run on the National History Bowl.
Hey, it means you won't have to deal with pesky science!
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Re: Potential Full Time Job Offer in Quiz Bowl

Post by grapesmoker » Tue Sep 28, 2010 1:36 pm

The Gambler, the Nun, and the Radio wrote:
Cernel Joson wrote:
myamphigory wrote:
The revised example of the question on Grover Cleveland is a good example; maybe it won't distinguish between Dorman and State College as well as a longer question would,
Considering that your national tournament appears to be set for the same weekend as ACF Nationals, it seems unlikely that your questions will be distinguishing between State College and anyone.
You assume that ACF Nationals will not be run on the National History Bowl.
Hey, it means you won't have to deal with pesky science!
And you forget that 2/3 of the editing team for ACF Nationals is scientists. If anything, we'll be running Nats on Science Bowl.
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Re: Potential Full Time Job Offer in Quiz Bowl

Post by DumbJaques » Tue Sep 28, 2010 4:07 pm

And you forget that 2/3 of the editing team for ACF Nationals is scientists. If anything, we'll be running Nats on Science Bowl.
My senior year of high school everyone quit the Science Bowl team over some kind of horrible bake sale dispute fallout. After the actual science players on the quizbowl team said no, they ended up sending a team of myself, Leonard "Jones Potential" Chang, and the remnants of the victorious pro-peanut butter bake sale faction. I think we ended up losing to Seneca Valley by 300 points. By far the highlight of the tournament was getting a BEC "tossup" on the same clue that got me the buzz while playing with Jerry at the 2008 IO. Science Booooooowwwllll!
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Re: Potential Full Time Job Offer in Quiz Bowl

Post by Cheynem » Tue Sep 28, 2010 4:10 pm

What did the anti peanut butter coalition champion?
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