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by dxdtdemon
Sat May 05, 2012 9:48 pm
Forum: Continuous Quiz - Tenpin Bowling
Topic: Continuous Quiz: Tenpin Bowling
Replies: 1025
Views: 791013

Re: Continuous Quiz: Tenpin Bowling

Marlowe and hedgehog are correct.
by dxdtdemon
Sat May 05, 2012 5:51 am
Forum: Continuous Quiz - Tenpin Bowling
Topic: Continuous Quiz: Tenpin Bowling
Replies: 1025
Views: 791013

Re: Continuous Quiz: Tenpin Bowling

Sarah Palin, Smith, and Rivers of Babylon are correct. I guess I meant capital of a former Soviet country and not former Soviet capital. Sorry for the confusion I caused.
by dxdtdemon
Fri May 04, 2012 3:27 am
Forum: Continuous Quiz - Tenpin Bowling
Topic: Continuous Quiz: Tenpin Bowling
Replies: 1025
Views: 791013

Re: Continuous Quiz: Tenpin Bowling

Only a few of the answers will have you be able to figure out the connection, but these all are connected: 1. capital of a former Soviet country 2. running mate of a losing US presidential candidate- SARAH PALIN 3. Elizabethan playwright 4. common English last name- SMITH 5. Boney M song- RIVERS OF ...
by dxdtdemon
Thu May 03, 2012 5:43 am
Forum: Quiz Discussion
Topic: Help for a quiz
Replies: 6
Views: 8833

Re: Help for a quiz

One trick that American (and presumably, British) buzzerquizers use to learn things that come up in quizzes is to write down the answers to questions that they don't know when they practice old questions, and then look up the answer on Wikipedia or some other encyclopedia. Some feel that even writin...
by dxdtdemon
Thu May 03, 2012 5:20 am
Forum: Continuous Quiz - Tenpin Bowling
Topic: Continuous Quiz: Tenpin Bowling
Replies: 1025
Views: 791013

Re: Continuous Quiz: Tenpin Bowling

The Stanford Cardinal, the Colorado Buffaloes, the Arizona Wildcats, the Washington State Cougars, the Texas Longhorns, the Oregon Ducks, the California (Berkeley) Golden Bears, the USC Trojans, the Oregon State Beavers, and the Washington Huskies all belong to conferences with the number 12 in thei...
by dxdtdemon
Mon Apr 30, 2012 7:09 am
Forum: Quiz Discussion
Topic: Mixed Martial Artists and Ultimate Fighting Championship
Replies: 41
Views: 47919

Re: Mixed Martial Artists and Ultimate Fighting Championship

Outside of agreeing with everything that brutalstack said, I would like to point out that in American "trash" tournaments (essentially 20 tossups with bonuses like University Challenge on popular culture), that MMA and professional wrestling are usually kept to a minimum. I play a lot of t...
by dxdtdemon
Mon Apr 30, 2012 6:47 am
Forum: Continuous Quiz - Tenpin Bowling
Topic: Continuous Quiz: Tenpin Bowling
Replies: 1025
Views: 791013

Re: Continuous Quiz: Tenpin Bowling

I think I shouldn't post the connection or the odd one out since I'm an American who just has an account on this message board because I thought it also discussed British university quizbowl, and I had made a contribution to a tournament set that got mirrored and Briticised. Anyway, while I'm sure t...
by dxdtdemon
Sat Apr 28, 2012 8:36 am
Forum: Continuous Quiz - Tenpin Bowling
Topic: Continuous Quiz: Tenpin Bowling
Replies: 1025
Views: 791013

Re: Continuous Quiz: Tenpin Bowling

Does the connection have something to do with nicknames of sports teams?
1. Cardinal(s)
2. Buffalo
3. Wildcat
4. Cougar
5. Can't think of a cattle breed that fits my idea, so Guernsey for the heck of it
6. duck
8. Trojan
9. Squirrel
10. no clue
by dxdtdemon
Wed Mar 14, 2012 4:53 am
Forum: Continuous Quiz - Sport
Topic: Continuous Quiz: Sport
Replies: 985
Views: 816334

Re: Continuous Quiz: Sport

Which 2 US colleges meet each other in sporting contests (especially American football) dubbed "the Civil War"? As an ardent NFL/American Football supporter i'm happy to say that the 'Civil War' game is played annually between the University of Oregon and Oregon State University. It's ove...

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