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PostPosted: Wed Aug 22, 2018 7:11 pm 
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I don't hate Austrailia but I hate Austrailia geography questions.

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PostPosted: Wed Aug 22, 2018 11:32 pm 
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I don't hate Austrailia but I hate Austrailia geography questions.
Did they ask how to spell Australia?

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Do you all know about the two-finger swipe trick to get a free extra life? I did this last night after playing, and it worked on my iPod Touch. Supposebly, it works on Android, too.

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Estonut wrote:
Bob Juch wrote:
I don't hate Austrailia but I hate Austrailia geography questions.
Did they ask how to spell Australia?

Wow, they need to fix my spellchecker. :oops:

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Congrats, Mike to a fellow winner tonight - I missed Q 11 (I thought it was the Iron Lady) but had an extra life and knew Q 12 to cross over the finish line.


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Congrats, Mike to a fellow winner tonight - I missed Q 11 (I thought it was the Iron Lady) but had an extra life and knew Q 12 to cross over the finish line.

Mike who? KT? dirtydan is Ulysses.

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Bob Juch wrote:
frogman042 wrote:
Congrats, Mike to a fellow winner tonight - I missed Q 11 (I thought it was the Iron Lady) but had an extra life and knew Q 12 to cross over the finish line.

Mike who? KT? dirtydan is Ulysses.

Mike Hardware posted that he won last nights game - that's who I was congratulating.


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Bob Juch wrote:
frogman042 wrote:
Congrats, Mike to a fellow winner tonight - I missed Q 11 (I thought it was the Iron Lady) but had an extra life and knew Q 12 to cross over the finish line.

Mike who? KT? dirtydan is Ulysses.

Mike Hardware posted that he won last nights game - that's who I was congratulating.

Oh sorry, I lost track. Uly won too. I haven't been playing much.

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My fashion aware wife and daughter got me $1.65, while I was clueless throughout.


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I also had distaff help for a fashion win.

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goongas wrote:
I lost on the last question about Hamilton.

I beat the odds with my guess

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I've seen Hamilton but it is an obscure plot point. I had eliminated The Last Five Years, so I lost a coin flip.


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goongas wrote:
I've seen Hamilton but it is an obscure plot point. I had eliminated The Last Five Years, so I lost a coin flip.


I had the advantage of not seeing Hamiltion so I wasn't confused by actual facts

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I've seen Hamilton but it is an obscure plot point. I had eliminated The Last Five Years, so I lost a coin flip.

I had the advantage of not seeing Hamiltion so I wasn't confused by actual facts

Spoken like a Republican. :P

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