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Old 06-09-09, 09:46 AM
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Re: Politics & World Events (Reverse) Sheep, Round 3 Hypersheep

This should be interesting.
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Amazingly, this answer scored points:

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I think I rally with this one.
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Gettysburg?
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Old 06-09-09, 09:53 AM
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Battle of Bunker Hill (20): frenchy, Jason, JasonF, jdodd, Nick Danger, orangecrush18, Palaver, Pharoh, The Bus, Venusian

Battle of Saratoga (8): arminius, maxfisher, missflores, wishbone

Battles of Lexington and Concord (6): Rockmjd23, Tracer Bullet, wmansir

Gettysburg (6): achau9598, belboz, DSC4

Siege of Yorktown (4): Birrman54, wendersfan

Camp Valley Forge (4): CRM114, feenst

War on Drugs (0): Thor Simpson
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Re: Politics & World Events (Reverse) Sheep, Round 3 Hypersheep

Originally Posted by Venusian
Linda Carter's see-thru one-piece ftw!
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Old 06-09-09, 09:54 AM
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JasonF : -50
orangecrush18 : -50
Pharoh : -50

Nick Danger : -42
Venusian : -42
Palaver : -39
maxfisher : -38
missflores : -38
wishbone : -38
Jason : -36
Rockmjd23 : -36
Tracer Bullet : -36
Birrman54 : -34
wendersfan : -34
wmansir : -28
The Bus : -27
frenchy : -26
CRM114 : -25
DSC4 : -25
jdodd : -24
achau9598 : -23
belboz : -22
arminius : -16
Thor Simpson : -13
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Re: Politics & World Events (Reverse) Sheep, Round 3 Hypersheep

So a sheep answer can be wrong as it pertains the question?
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My second choice after Bunker Hill would have been Antietam.
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I'm now convinced Pharoh and JasonF are indeed the same person.

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Question 4. Name a company that has gone through turmoil (or ceased to exist completely) in the last five years.

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AIG (7): achau9598, frenchy, JasonF, orangecrush18, Palaver, Rockmjd23, The Bus

General Motors (11): belboz, CRM114, feenst, Pharoh, Tracer Bullet, wishbone,
DSC4, jdodd, maxfisher, missflores, wmansir

Enron (3): Jason, Venusian, wendersfan

Bear Stearns: Nick Danger

Citicorp: arminius

Lehman Bros: Birrman54

The Republican Party: Thor Simpson
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doh! Figured Enron was the corporate failure meme. My 2nd choice was LB, glad I didn't go with that.
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Pharoh : -61

JasonF : -57
orangecrush18 : -57
maxfisher : -49
missflores : -49
wishbone : -49
Tracer Bullet : -47
Palaver : -46
Venusian : -45
Rockmjd23 : -43
Nick Danger : -42
Jason : -39
wmansir : -39
wendersfan : -37
CRM114 : -36
DSC4 : -36
jdodd : -35
Birrman54 : -34
The Bus : -34
belboz : -33
frenchy : -33
achau9598 : -30
feenst : -19
arminius : -16
Thor Simpson : -13
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Great. Me and the last place guy are on the same page.
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Re: Politics & World Events (Reverse) Sheep, Round 3 Hypersheep

Question 5. Name a television show where Barack Obama has made an in-person (or by satellite) appearance.

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This was a total guess for me. I don't think I've seen Obama on TV since the nomination.
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Do his monthly press conferences count as a show? It's had more episodes than half the stuff Fox picks up
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60 Minutes: maxfisher

Meet the Press (2): belboz, wishbone

The O'Reilly Factor: CRM114

Saturday Night Live (5): arminius, feenst, Nick Danger, Tracer Bullet, wmansir

The Oprah Winfrey Show (5): achau9598, DSC4, Jason, orangecrush18, Thor Simpson

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Pharoh : -72

JasonF : -68
orangecrush18 : -62
missflores : -60
Palaver : -57
Venusian : -56
Rockmjd23 : -54
Tracer Bullet : -52
wishbone : -51
maxfisher : -49
wendersfan : -48
Nick Danger : -47
jdodd : -46
Birrman54 : -45
The Bus : -45
frenchy : -44
Jason : -44
wmansir : -44
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CRM114 : -36
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Question 6. Name one of the 19th century industrialists who were refered to as Robber Barons. 1-pt. Bonus: Name what industry they were primarily associated with.

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Well, guess that shows my age... I never watched one full episode of Leno, ever.
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Andrew Carnegie (7): arminius, feenst, frenchy, Jason, JasonF, Pharoh, wishbone

John D. Rockefeller (14): achau9598, Birrman54, DSC4, jdodd, maxfisher, missflores, Nick Danger, orangecrush18, Palaver, Rockmjd23, Tracer Bullet, Venusian, wendersfan, wmansir

Cornelius Vanderbilt (2): belboz, CRM114

JP Morgan (0): The Bus

Beats the hell out of me: Thor Simpson

The following people did not get a bonus due to a wrong answer. I will list them in chronological order:

DeltaSigChi4 (Rockefeller was not in "banking i.e. stealing").

That is all.
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Re: Politics & World Events (Reverse) Sheep, Round 3 Hypersheep

Originally Posted by Tracer Bullet
Well, guess that shows my age... I never watched one full episode of Leno, ever.
Neither have I. Like I said, I just guessed.
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