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The Sporcle Thread

Postby TheHammer24 on Tue Nov 23, 2010 4:10 pm

I am sure some other on here play it. So lets discuss each others' scores.

This puzzle is probably my greatest accomplishment relative to others. I am not very good at the game.

http://www.sporcle.com/games/Booger/ProTeamGNames

57/59
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Re: The Sporacle Thread

Postby schreibdog on Tue Nov 23, 2010 4:30 pm

54/59
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Re: The Sporacle Thread

Postby Avyran on Tue Nov 23, 2010 4:48 pm

50... can't believe I forgot a few of the 2-team places.
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Re: The Sporacle Thread

Postby shafnutz05 on Tue Nov 23, 2010 5:04 pm

56....missed the following:

Spoiler:
Anaheim, Milwaukee, Memphis....can hardly fault myself for those
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Re: The Sporacle Thread

Postby TheHammer24 on Tue Nov 23, 2010 5:09 pm

shafnutz05 wrote:56....missed the following:

Spoiler:
Anaheim, Milwaukee, Memphis....can hardly fault myself for those

Spoiler:
I missed Milwaukee and Memphis. I last-minute scrambled to get all of the NBA teams so my score could have been much lower. I should have gotten Milwaukee because my methodology was to go divisionally and the Brewers play with the Pirates. Anaheim is an NHL TEAM! But, I actually got them when I typed while doing the AL West.
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Re: The Sporacle Thread

Postby the wicked child on Tue Nov 23, 2010 5:31 pm

59. boom. in fairness, the browser crashed halfway through the first time so it's possible on second entry I may have gotten some faster, but I still had a couple mins left so I think I would have gotten them anyway.
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Re: The Sporacle Thread

Postby tfrizz on Tue Nov 23, 2010 5:50 pm

You got ALL 59 geographic names that appear in the full names of the teams in the NFL, MLB, NHL and NBA.


Time Remaining
0:02
Spoiler:
Just remembered Portland at the last second.
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Re: The Sporacle Thread

Postby TheHammer24 on Tue Nov 23, 2010 6:04 pm

http://www.sporcle.com/games/Ben/100_yard_ppt

25

I missed
Spoiler:
Jamal Lewis
, which was so obvious it hurt.
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Re: The Sporacle Thread

Postby relantel on Tue Nov 23, 2010 6:49 pm

I missed 3 in the OP link - golden state, one other NBA, and friggin Detroit. :face:
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Re: The Sporacle Thread

Postby relantel on Tue Nov 23, 2010 6:57 pm

oh, that's funny. Jim Nance is the head of the Patriots' list. (only did 22/32, missed some ones I might have had with more thought)
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Re: The Sporacle Thread

Postby TheHammer24 on Tue Nov 23, 2010 7:18 pm

relantel wrote:I missed 3 in the OP link - golden state, one other NBA, and friggin Detroit. :face:

Detroit is awful! It's line of 6 with 4+ teams in it.
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Re: The Sporacle Thread

Postby TheHammer24 on Tue Nov 23, 2010 7:22 pm

Cearel in milk. I got all of them in less than a minute

http://www.sporcle.com/games/RyanM/cerealinmilk
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Re: The Sporacle Thread

Postby relantel on Tue Nov 23, 2010 8:11 pm

TheHammer24 wrote:
relantel wrote:I missed 3 in the OP link - golden state, one other NBA, and friggin Detroit. :face:

Detroit is awful! It's line of 6 with 4+ teams in it.


Yeah, I was going through having the other 4 team towns and couldn't figure I was missing Detroit. It was certainly one of those "Duh" moments when it was revealed!
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Re: The Sporacle Thread

Postby Letang Is The Truth on Tue Nov 23, 2010 8:47 pm

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Re: The Sporcle Thread

Postby bhaw on Tue Nov 23, 2010 9:18 pm

For some reason I thought they were excluding Canada :face:
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Re: The Sporcle Thread

Postby Orlando Penguin on Tue Nov 23, 2010 10:33 pm

58 of 59 on the geographic ones missing...

Spoiler:
Memphis...who should be contracted



29 of 32 in the 100-yard rushers missing...

Spoiler:
Ottis Anderson, Jim Nance, and Ahman Green (where'd he go?)
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Re: The Sporacle Thread

Postby Gaucho on Tue Nov 23, 2010 10:36 pm

schreibdog wrote:54/59


58. Sorry,
Spoiler:
Charlotte
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Re: The Sporacle Thread

Postby LeopardLetang on Wed Nov 24, 2010 10:07 am

TheHammer24 wrote:
relantel wrote:I missed 3 in the OP link - golden state, one other NBA, and friggin Detroit. :face:

Detroit is awful! It's line of 6 with 4+ teams in it.


i also missed detroit.
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Re: The Sporcle Thread

Postby relantel on Thu Nov 25, 2010 6:16 pm

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Re: The Sporcle Thread

Postby Mr. Colby on Sat Nov 27, 2010 2:12 am

58/59
Spoiler:
Sacramento!
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Re: The Sporcle Thread

Postby PensFanInDC on Sat Nov 27, 2010 3:47 am

http://www.sporcle.com/games/racerbuddy3/penguins2000s

The ultimate quiz to weed out all the bandwagoners. If you don't score 100% on this you must leave LGP forever.

Spoiler:
21/63.... :pop:
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Re: The Sporcle Thread

Postby Froggy on Sat Nov 27, 2010 4:22 am

PensFanInDC wrote:http://www.sporcle.com/games/racerbuddy3/penguins2000s

The ultimate quiz to weed out all the bandwagoners. If you don't score 100% on this you must leave LGP forever.

Spoiler:
21/63.... :pop:


a fun quiz, but a bit flawed. they never really define "suck". hell, we sucked in october. and there seem to be some people from crosby's rookie season, but crosby himself isn't listed. but still fun to come up with some of those old, regrettable, forgettable names...

Spoiler:
i got 45, but the only one that upset me that i missed was surovy.
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Re: The Sporcle Thread

Postby count2infinity on Sat Nov 27, 2010 8:53 am

i got 42... but that quiz, as froggy mentioned is up for debate, as it doesn't define, "suck". is it by year? is it by whatever the creator felt like they sucked? because crosby's rookie year they sucked but he's not on there.
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Re: The Sporcle Thread

Postby Gaucho on Sat Nov 27, 2010 10:14 am

That quiz = fail
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Re: The Sporcle Thread

Postby relantel on Sat Nov 27, 2010 11:17 am

Yeah - guys like Buchberger, Wilson, Toms, etc. didn't show up on that one... and guys like Lang, who weren't around past 00-01, are on it.

Here's a more complete one, defined by time and not by talent:

http://www.sporcle.com/games/Cweg2107/00_10penguins

[all] 184 players/HCs for the Pens from the 00-01 to 09-10 seasons. I did 157 not cheating.
Spoiler:
this one includes the Pens having messed up a goaltender's name last season, and is missing at least Matt Murley
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