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by Chris
Fri Nov 18, 2011 5:59 pm
Forum: Continuous Caption Competition
Topic: Continuous Caption Contest
Replies: 463
Views: 252494

Re: Continuous Caption Contest

That's one in the eye for Nelson!
by Chris
Fri Nov 18, 2011 11:15 am
Forum: Continuous Caption Competition
Topic: Continuous Caption Contest
Replies: 463
Views: 252494

We have a winner!

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"..so I told him, you pay up - we reconnect the gas...simples."

Take it away 'Rhubarb'
by Chris
Thu Nov 17, 2011 8:52 pm
Forum: Quiz News Archive
Topic: Derbyshire Quiz League webmaster regains MENSA title
Replies: 0
Views: 4152

Derbyshire Quiz League webmaster regains MENSA title

We salute Les Hurst who recently regained his title as 'Brain of Mensa'. Les plays for 'Good Old Days' in the Derbyshire Pub Quiz League . He's also the league's web master. Les had previously won the MENSA title in in 2008. To regain it in 2011, Les saw off strong competition in the final. He had f...
by Chris
Wed Nov 16, 2011 1:04 am
Forum: Continuous Caption Competition
Topic: Continuous Caption Contest
Replies: 463
Views: 252494

Continuous Caption Contest

Here's the rules. You try and compose a clever and witty caption for the week's selected image. At the end of the week (Friday late morning) whoever holds the baton picks the winner. The author of the winning caption gets to select a new image and will act as judge the following week. Here's an imag...
by Chris
Wed Nov 16, 2011 12:12 am
Forum: Quiz Discussion
Topic: Movies for Quizzers
Replies: 10
Views: 8322

Re: Movies for Quizzers

Wow, can't believe I forgot 'Starter for Ten' (seen it) and 'Slumdog Millionaire' (about 10 of us quizzers went to see it the night before the Northampton GP a couple of years back. Good shout on 'Total recall' , Gerard. IIRC it's based on Phillip K Dick's wonderfully titled 'We Can Remember It For ...
by Chris
Tue Nov 15, 2011 3:43 pm
Forum: Quiz Discussion
Topic: Movies for Quizzers
Replies: 10
Views: 8322

Re: Movies for Quizzers

And while we're on the subject of films. Check out the debut novel by movie critic, quizzer and Grand Prix regular Brian Pendreigh, aimed at film lovers it's entitled 'The Man in the Seventh Row' . http://www.audaciousauthor.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/posterous.png http://blastedheath.com/press/...
by Chris
Tue Nov 15, 2011 2:23 pm
Forum: Quiz Discussion
Topic: Movies for Quizzers
Replies: 10
Views: 8322

Movies for Quizzers

Having just read a piece by Paul Hamilos in The Guardian about his favourite film, 'Rushmore' (which seems like quizzers might enjoy it), can anybody recommend any other 'quizzical' movies to watch - beyond the obvious candidates of 'Quiz Show', 'Magnolia' and 'The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes' ? http...
by Chris
Tue Nov 15, 2011 1:44 pm
Forum: Quiz News Archive
Topic: Hislop wants Blair for TV news quiz
Replies: 0
Views: 3313

Hislop wants Blair for TV news quiz

Let's be absolutely clear about this, Ian Hislop wants Tony Blair to appear as a guest on BBC TV's satirical news quiz 'Have I Got News For You'. According to the Press Association, Hislop told the Radio Times: "In private I'm no more confrontational than anyone else but on Have I Got News For ...
by Chris
Tue Nov 15, 2011 1:09 pm
Forum: Continuous Quiz - Television
Topic: Continuous Quiz: TV
Replies: 455
Views: 254145

Re: Continuous Quiz: TV

I still can't believe I actually sat and watched Channel 5 fire-up for the first time, and yes, the first thing you saw and heard were the Spice Girls. Where did it all go wrong...
by Chris
Tue Nov 15, 2011 1:18 am
Forum: Continuous Quiz - In the News
Topic: Continuous Quiz: News
Replies: 439
Views: 257880

Re: Continuous Quiz: News

Great question; "British Legion"?

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