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I did the Faulkner ODS and finished at a VERY pedestrian 39th %ile.

I want to luhbahguh babum gum (Leee), Monday, 19 October 2020 18:46 (three years ago) link

Pee Wee Herman today

Fuck the NRA (ulysses), Monday, 19 October 2020 18:47 (three years ago) link

OMG at today's STUFF Or Else!

I want to luhbahguh babum gum (Leee), Monday, 19 October 2020 20:58 (three years ago) link

yeah it was shall we say a bit of a short putt

Fuck the NRA (ulysses), Monday, 19 October 2020 21:04 (three years ago) link

god thakn u thread for reminding me, i have been 100% spacing on this LL minileague, i forfeited twice last week :(

TRANCED INTO RADIOACTIVE PUREE (Will M.), Monday, 19 October 2020 21:14 (three years ago) link

I did the Faulkner ODS and finished at a VERY pedestrian 39th %ile.

I got 44% but would have gotten 80% if I had monied properly. (Do you guys know how to check that?) Also went for the long money with the Portable editor but bet on the wrong horse.

Here Comes a Slightly Irregular (James Redd and the Blecchs), Monday, 19 October 2020 21:16 (three years ago) link

(Do you guys know how to check that?)

Yeah, just click on the ME tab under Results.

I want to luhbahguh babum gum (Leee), Tuesday, 20 October 2020 04:37 (three years ago) link

Yes. I noticed it a while back. Wondering when it first appeared.

Here Comes a Slightly Irregular (James Redd and the Blecchs), Tuesday, 20 October 2020 04:39 (three years ago) link

I overthought and put IRON VALKYRIE instead of IRON MAIDEN but still won 8(5)-6(5)

Here Comes a Slightly Irregular (James Redd and the Blecchs), Tuesday, 20 October 2020 06:09 (three years ago) link

Fuck me for stupidly writing “kick beats”, i know better. Otherwise, yeah 8 5

Fuck the NRA (ulysses), Tuesday, 20 October 2020 06:18 (three years ago) link

The only one I didn't get was Mountain King and I lost, apparently I was up against a metalhead.

I want to luhbahguh babum gum (Leee), Tuesday, 20 October 2020 15:07 (three years ago) link

Yes. I noticed it a while back. Wondering when it first appeared.

― Here Comes a Slightly Irregular (James Redd and the Blecchs), Monday, October 19, 2020 11:39 PM (yesterday) bookmarkflaglink

I think about a year ago, maybe? Someone had created a Chrome extension that showed it, and Thorsten must've thought it was worth incorporating into the site.

jaymc, Tuesday, 20 October 2020 16:32 (three years ago) link

Somebody drank the beer.

Here Comes a Slightly Irregular (James Redd and the Blecchs), Friday, 23 October 2020 06:49 (three years ago) link

got my ass handed to me in the finals of the 60s music minileague

mookieproof, Friday, 30 October 2020 19:37 (three years ago) link

Wait you were in the finals?

Spiral "Scratch" Starecase (James Redd and the Blecchs), Saturday, 31 October 2020 13:31 (three years ago) link

Oh, I see, I think. Not too bad really.

Spiral "Scratch" Starecase (James Redd and the Blecchs), Saturday, 31 October 2020 14:51 (three years ago) link

at least i didn't have to worry too much about picking money questions!

mookieproof, Saturday, 31 October 2020 22:20 (three years ago) link

Hey we're doing a one day special!

Fuck the NRA (ulysses), Saturday, 31 October 2020 22:26 (three years ago) link

Really? Congrats. I just looked and didn’t notice you there. I did see a few other ILX0rs though.

Spiral "Scratch" Starecase (James Redd and the Blecchs), Sunday, 1 November 2020 00:17 (three years ago) link

Oh wait now I see. Cool!

Spiral "Scratch" Starecase (James Redd and the Blecchs), Sunday, 1 November 2020 00:17 (three years ago) link

Hot damn!

I want to luhbahguh babum gum (Leee), Sunday, 1 November 2020 00:25 (three years ago) link

Have you clicked on your Smith’s page yet?

Spiral "Scratch" Starecase (James Redd and the Blecchs), Sunday, 1 November 2020 00:28 (three years ago) link

yep! looks complicated!

Fuck the NRA (ulysses), Sunday, 1 November 2020 00:31 (three years ago) link

Is there a list of the newly accepted 1DSes somewhere, or do I need to go through each month on the calendar?

jaymc, Sunday, 1 November 2020 00:32 (three years ago) link

Oh, never mind--found it!

jaymc, Sunday, 1 November 2020 00:32 (three years ago) link

I just clicked, which I didn't realize meant that it confirmed the date, which I hope is OK with forks.

I want to luhbahguh babum gum (Leee), Sunday, 1 November 2020 00:33 (three years ago) link

sure!

Fuck the NRA (ulysses), Sunday, 1 November 2020 00:39 (three years ago) link

This will take the edge off now that this current contest has finished

Spiral "Scratch" Starecase (James Redd and the Blecchs), Sunday, 1 November 2020 00:40 (three years ago) link

Looks like one of you is co-smithing TWO 1DS's. Good work!

Meet the Anti-Monks! (James Redd and the Blecchs), Tuesday, 3 November 2020 05:14 (three years ago) link

Anyone sign up to do 1DS testing?

Meet the Anti-Monks! (James Redd and the Blecchs), Tuesday, 3 November 2020 13:31 (three years ago) link

I always do a good bit of testing under the (unfounded but it's held up so far) belief that it may make it more likely for my 1DS proposals to be accepted.

justfanoe (Greg Fanoe), Tuesday, 3 November 2020 13:34 (three years ago) link

Heh, I see you have a 1DS coming up.

I enjoyed being on the other side recently so signed up for a bunch of testing to keep it going. Congrats on getting into the 60s Music ML final btw.

Meet the Anti-Monks! (James Redd and the Blecchs), Tuesday, 3 November 2020 13:39 (three years ago) link

I had a ton of fun helping to run that thing, even if it was kind of exhausting. Having withdrawal symptoms now.

Meet the Anti-Monks! (James Redd and the Blecchs), Tuesday, 3 November 2020 15:23 (three years ago) link

It was all I could do to not mention Momus during the relevant recap.

Meet the Anti-Monks! (James Redd and the Blecchs), Tuesday, 3 November 2020 15:32 (three years ago) link

oh HI DERE thread! Llama since 2010 myself, ready for B Meridian tomorrow; my flag will not take ironing. I don't too often take part in 1DS and MLs, but had fun both with 60s music and stuff-or-else til off-season. Good luck in the upcoming!

anatol_merklich, Tuesday, 3 November 2020 15:53 (three years ago) link

I got my first flagship 9(6)! Good thing too because my opponent got 5 right.

I want to luhbahguh babum gum (Leee), Thursday, 5 November 2020 15:57 (three years ago) link

I lost on defense 3(3)-4(3), which is up there with the most annoying possible results

all cats are beautiful (silby), Thursday, 5 November 2020 17:35 (three years ago) link

I won with a 9(5). I missed the Monopoly question but my British opponent (who got it right) gave me a 0 probably because he saw that I live in Illinois.

(I went with Indiana and Kentucky because I remembered that they were both colored red and, for some reason, couldn't remember that Illinois was, too.)

jaymc, Thursday, 5 November 2020 17:47 (three years ago) link

2(3), coulda sworn there was a missouri in monopoly

Fuck the NRA (ulysses), Thursday, 5 November 2020 17:55 (three years ago) link

lol, ulysses.

I did exactly the same as jaymc w.r.t. Monopoly.

Meet the Anti-Monks! (James Redd and the Blecchs), Thursday, 5 November 2020 18:08 (three years ago) link

Friggin’ in O’Higgins

Meet the Anti-Monks! (James Redd and the Blecchs), Friday, 6 November 2020 01:03 (three years ago) link

... and yesterday, I went 0(0). *sigh*

I want to luhbahguh babum gum (Leee), Friday, 6 November 2020 18:02 (three years ago) link

What's more, Q6 broke up my previously perfect math score.

I want to luhbahguh babum gum (Leee), Friday, 6 November 2020 18:05 (three years ago) link

4(4), all on the pop culture questions. Lamb of God was something I had just been reading about!

Fuck the NRA (ulysses), Friday, 6 November 2020 18:59 (three years ago) link

my dumb ass misread the emblem of india question and wrote "camel, elephant, eagle, horse"

Fuck the NRA (ulysses), Friday, 6 November 2020 19:01 (three years ago) link

I didn't get that the Agnus Dei question could involve translation, so I decided Peccata Mundi sounded like a good metal band name.

anatol_merklich, Friday, 6 November 2020 19:53 (three years ago) link

Elephant was MCWA, at 55%!

Meet the Anti-Monks! (James Redd and the Blecchs), Friday, 6 November 2020 20:10 (three years ago) link

I had elephant. I guess the symbol on this former flag of Laos may have been present in people's heads:

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/0/06/3-head-elephant-laos-flag.svg/320px-3-head-elephant-laos-flag.svg.png

anatol_merklich, Friday, 6 November 2020 20:45 (three years ago) link

There was also thing about any exposure to Discworld.

Meet the Anti-Monks! (James Redd and the Blecchs), Friday, 6 November 2020 21:26 (three years ago) link

Oh right, makes sense.

anatol_merklich, Friday, 6 November 2020 22:13 (three years ago) link


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