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Old 04-27-2010, 04:13 PM
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hey man, the most random of stuff sticks in my brain as well, like Aligning the Matrix or Ashenderai from back in 2000 when it'd mentioned in aCoS. Hell, the fact I remember that is proof of concept.
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One handicap for WSB was the approximately half bottle of 18 yr old Chivas swallowed by Eclipse a fellow teammate of his. Seems Eclipse and I attempted to drink a 750 ml bottle of quality Chivas with a small amount of help from a few others. About 4 shots total taken and passed around amongst others and Eclipse and I completed emptying the package..... Eclipse was suffering greatly on Sun morning and I was suffering not at all.

Anyhoooo all did really, really great at the trivia contests and did TL extremely proud!!!
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LOL...I'm still trying to figure out how I knew it. The look on WSB's face was hilarious. Sometimes really stupid shit sticks in my head.
Oh,come on! Even Lan would have blinked, or flickered an eye

I botched the solo trivia by not using my pass and not thinking before answering. I found it funny though that the 2nd question I was asked was from the page in TSR that I stopped reading in on Thursday LOL (first Aiel that Egwene met in TAR)
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LOL - I was SO pissed about my question re: the general that led the last battle outside the shining walls. I KNEW it wasn't Niall, but couldn't for the life of think of the right answer.
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I got third place, I got third place!

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After we decimated the competition at the trivia events this year I proposed to Tam than next year the trivia game be Are You Smarter than a Theorylander. He proposed it to the powers that be and it seems they like it.

I can't wait to hear Jason stand up in the middle of the Convention and state, "My name is Jason Denzel and I am NOT smarter than a Theorylander".

I also think it would be cool to have a celebrity event with either Maria or Alan.
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Okay, I nominate it be theorylanders OTHER than those of you with organized dossiers of old tongue translations and full-wall plot trees in your basement. You know who you are.
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After we decimated the competition at the trivia events this year I proposed to Tam than next year the trivia game be Are You Smarter than a Theorylander. He proposed it to the powers that be and it seems they like it.
So are Theorylanders supposed to be equivalent to fifth-graders? Surely we can do better than that.

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I can't wait to hear Jason stand up in the middle of the Convention and state, "My name is Jason Denzel and I am NOT smarter than a Theorylander".
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I also think it would be cool to have a celebrity event with either Maria or Alan.
Maria told us that she did a 'beat the geek' sort of thing at another con...maybe DragonCon? Anyway, she said it was a lot of fun, but scary.
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I didn't do too shabbily and I have no wall charts, I swear!

Granted I didn't know the Old Tongue for daisy or People of the Dark.
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Okay, I nominate it be theorylanders OTHER than those of you with organized dossiers of old tongue translations and full-wall plot trees in your basement. You know who you are.
More importantly, perhaps: if you don't have a basement, then you know you're exempt from this rule.
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So are Theorylanders supposed to be equivalent to fifth-graders? Surely we can do better than that.
I dunno, have you seen the Non-WoT board lately?
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I dunno, have you seen the Non-WoT board lately?
hey, there's a good side to it! It made me run back and got me posting on General again....
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