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by Robert Baxter
Sun Sep 26, 2010 7:03 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Formula One
Replies: 46
Views: 1977

Re: Formula One

Time for Baxter's F1 recap! Lap one: Good start for Alonso. He won from pole last time out in Monza - can he do it again? Vettel can't quite get past so settles into second. Hamilton, Button and Webber all have decent starts too. So we're as we were, although here's a yellow flag... Lap two: Ferrari...
by Robert Baxter
Sun Sep 26, 2010 6:56 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Word Scrambler
Replies: 16
Views: 552

Re: Word Scrambler

Kirk Bevins wrote:
Robert Baxter wrote: We don't do computing :cry:
We? Do you go to the same school as Rhys then?
No.

We = my school.
by Robert Baxter
Sun Sep 26, 2010 6:52 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Word Scrambler
Replies: 16
Views: 552

Re: Word Scrambler

Kirk Bevins wrote:
Rhys Benjamin wrote: How do you make programmes? :arrow:
By listening in school, and being intelligent enough to understand computer programming. Easy.
We don't do computing :cry:
by Robert Baxter
Sun Sep 26, 2010 6:29 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Feature requests
Replies: 1956
Views: 110127

Re: Feature requests

BREAKDOWN:

break each format down

Example:

15 round: normally LLLLNLLLLNLLLNC

breakdown: LLLLLLLLLLLNNNC

9 round: normally LLLNLLLNC

breakdown: LLLLLLNNC

14 round: normally LLNLLNCLLNLLNC

breakdown:LLLLLLLLNNNNCC
by Robert Baxter
Sun Sep 26, 2010 6:25 pm
Forum: Countdown - Historical recaps
Topic: A place to announce Series scans
Replies: 1
Views: 167

A place to announce Series scans

Latest Series: Recapped. Specials (? parts) 25 26 (2 parts) 27 (2 parts) 28 (2 parts) 29 (2 parts) 30 (2 parts) 31 (2 parts) 32 (2 parts) 33 (2 parts) 34 (2 parts) 35 (2 parts) 36 (2 parts) 37 (2 parts) 38 (2 parts) 39 (3 parts) 40 (3 parts) 41 (3 parts) 42 (3 parts) 43 (3 parts) 44 (3 parts) 45 46 ...
by Robert Baxter
Sun Sep 26, 2010 6:05 pm
Forum: Countdown - Historical recaps
Topic: Return of the Awesome Dudes
Replies: 487
Views: 90040

Re: Return of the Awesome Dudes

Waiting for Charlie Reams to give us a go-ahead for 41. Mon 28-Jun-99 Bobby Johnson 12 - 80 Scott Mearns Tue 29-Jun-99 Scott Mearns 67 - 35 Bill Rose Wed 30-Jun-99 Scott Mearns 76 - 39 Sarah Houchin Thu 1-Jul-99 Scott Mearns 74 - 32 Michael Forster Fri 2-Jul-99 Scott Mearns 55 - 43 Gareth Mort Mon 5...
by Robert Baxter
Sat Sep 25, 2010 8:38 am
Forum: Countdown - Historical recaps
Topic: Friday 3 March 2000 (Series 42, Prelim 45)
Replies: 0
Views: 78

Friday 3 March 2000 (Series 42, Prelim 45)

Countdown recap for Friday 3 March 2000. C1: Champion Russell Gaines (2 wins, 116 points.) C2: Challenger Nett Steinson. DC: Catherine Clarke and Geoffrey Durham. CV: Carol Vorderman. OT: Other words or solutions. R01: S L G I E U B Q C R02: N R I A D R O T T R03: F D L E O I N S T R04: 25, 4, 8, 1,...
by Robert Baxter
Wed Sep 22, 2010 4:55 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: wtf?
Replies: 34
Views: 1419

Re: wtf?

Eoin Monaghan wrote:
Robert Baxter wrote:I played the ITV Countdown and Susie disallowed VIRUS!
Play Apterous instead then.
DING DONG!

Ran out of trial games, remember? And I can't pay £15 a year.
by Robert Baxter
Wed Sep 22, 2010 4:46 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: wtf?
Replies: 34
Views: 1419

wtf?

I played the ITV Countdown and Susie disallowed VIRUS!
by Robert Baxter
Tue Sep 21, 2010 7:36 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Tuesday September 21st 2010
Replies: 33
Views: 1650

Re: Spoilers For Tuesday September 21st 2010

Jimmy Gough wrote:Did you choose vvvc to try and spell Eoin? Also wp, and I thought the DC guest was good. 8-)
You mean Daves Pikey?
by Robert Baxter
Tue Sep 21, 2010 7:30 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Le thème C4C français
Replies: 13
Views: 686

Re: Le thème C4C français

I have the misfortune to remind you also that no French people participates on this site - a fact that makes this thread if not redundant.
by Robert Baxter
Tue Sep 21, 2010 5:11 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Tuesday September 21st 2010
Replies: 33
Views: 1650

Re: Spoilers For Tuesday September 21st 2010

Douglas Wilson wrote:a) Is 16 the lowest ever score in the 15 round era?
No, David O'Donnell 113 - 13 Hazel Wheeler
by Robert Baxter
Tue Sep 21, 2010 5:01 pm
Forum: Countdown - Historical recaps
Topic: Thursday 2 March 2000 (Series 42, Prelim 44)
Replies: 0
Views: 99

Thursday 2 March 2000 (Series 42, Prelim 44)

Countdown recap for Thursday 2 March 2000. C1: Champion Russell Gaines (1 win, 56 points.) C2: Challenger Ken Glover. DC: Catherine Clarke and Geoffrey Durham. CV: Carol Vorderman. OT: Other words or solutions. R01: T R H E I L N A S R02: E W O T R V E S P R03: T G L A I N X E P R04: 50, 1, 3, 7, 2,...
by Robert Baxter
Mon Sep 20, 2010 6:42 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Le thème C4C français
Replies: 13
Views: 686

Re: Le thème C4C français

Jeff Clayton wrote:C'est pour les francophiles ainsi que les francophones !
For Francophiles and Francophones ?
by Robert Baxter
Sun Sep 19, 2010 7:53 am
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Feature requests
Replies: 1956
Views: 110127

Re: Feature requests

Welcome back, Damian Eadie! :D

Now just 1...or 2 questions.

Why don't you want to do COC14?
Will there be a supreme Cham 2

RW quote "Supreme Championship happens every 32 Series."
by Robert Baxter
Sat Sep 18, 2010 8:06 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Le thème C4C français
Replies: 13
Views: 686

Le thème C4C français

C'est le sujet pour les Français.
by Robert Baxter
Sat Sep 18, 2010 8:05 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Bug reports
Replies: 2157
Views: 105392

Re: Bug reports

Username or email address: New Password: Confirm New Password: What it said! Yes, the question was "what did you enter in the boxes", not "what are the labels on the boxes" which believe it or not I can actually see for myself. Raymond Benjamin is your name, not your username. New users don't have ...
by Robert Baxter
Sat Sep 18, 2010 10:50 am
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Bug reports
Replies: 2157
Views: 105392

Re: Bug reports

Matt Morrison wrote:Are we deliberately ignoring the fact that Robert Baxter typed "Raymond Benjamin" in?
that's my apterous name though.
by Robert Baxter
Sat Sep 18, 2010 8:32 am
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Bug reports
Replies: 2157
Views: 105392

Re: Bug reports

Charlie Reams wrote:
Robert Baxter wrote:Tried to reset my password:

Raymond Benjamin did not match any username or email address. Have another think...

WTF!?!
What did you enter in the boxes?
Username or email address:
New Password:
Confirm New Password:

What it said!
by Robert Baxter
Fri Sep 17, 2010 5:16 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Bug reports
Replies: 2157
Views: 105392

Re: Bug reports

Charlie Reams wrote:
Rhys Benjamin wrote:German dictionary page on Google Chrome:

"This page is in German. Would you like to translate it?"
So what's the bug?
I think he thinks it's a small joke, or he should like more English on the page, as much as possible.
by Robert Baxter
Fri Sep 17, 2010 5:15 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Bug reports
Replies: 2157
Views: 105392

Re: Bug reports

Tried to reset my password:

Raymond Benjamin did not match any username or email address. Have another think...

WTF!?!
by Robert Baxter
Fri Sep 17, 2010 3:54 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Formula One
Replies: 46
Views: 1977

Re: Formula One

James Doohan wrote:Why the hell is this one of the stickies on the forum?
I made a mistake and couldn't change it back. :roll:
by Robert Baxter
Thu Sep 16, 2010 4:02 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Thursday September 16th 2010
Replies: 29
Views: 1164

Re: Spoilers For Thursday September 16th 2010

I was having a bad day - the an F1 reference!!!!!!!!! :D :D :D :D
by Robert Baxter
Wed Sep 15, 2010 4:59 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Birthdays
Replies: 1252
Views: 52891

Re: Birthdays

Happy Birthday Steven!
by Robert Baxter
Mon Sep 13, 2010 9:18 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Monday September 13th 2010
Replies: 29
Views: 1027

Re: Spoilers For Monday September 13th 2010

Eoin Monaghan wrote:Not really spoilers, just means I'm on this week.
but it's a spoilers forum :roll:
by Robert Baxter
Mon Sep 13, 2010 7:50 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: C4C Link Dump
Replies: 327
Views: 35094

Re: C4C Link Dump

:arrow: here is about as good as Apterous. :D


Best bit: It's free!!!!!! :!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D
by Robert Baxter
Mon Sep 13, 2010 7:48 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Formula One
Replies: 46
Views: 1977

Re: Formula One

My one's quicker. :geek:
by Robert Baxter
Mon Sep 13, 2010 7:47 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Monday September 13th 2010
Replies: 29
Views: 1027

Re: Spoilers For Monday September 13th 2010

Rhys Benjamin wrote:
Gavin Chipper wrote:
James Robinson wrote:In DC this week, for his 11th stint in the corner, is journalist, newsreader, and more importantly, former host of Police, Camera, Action, Alastair Stewart.
Didn't watch it today, but what a cunt.
I like that guy :)
It amazes me how similar we are, Rhys. ;)
by Robert Baxter
Mon Sep 13, 2010 4:50 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Favourite Numbers Selection
Replies: 7
Views: 507

Favourite Numbers Selection

If you were playing yourself, what is your favourite numbers?
by Robert Baxter
Mon Sep 13, 2010 4:20 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Monday September 13th 2010
Replies: 29
Views: 1027

Re: Spoilers For Monday September 13th 2010

Eoin Monaghan wrote:
Robert Baxter wrote:
Eoin Monaghan wrote: I know who it is.
Let me guess.... Daniel Smith, methinks.
Nope.
Oh who is it?
by Robert Baxter
Mon Sep 13, 2010 4:17 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Monday September 13th 2010
Replies: 29
Views: 1027

Re: Spoilers For Monday September 13th 2010

Eoin Monaghan wrote:
JackHurst wrote:Wonder who they've got lined up to play Daniel tomorrow? Apterous prune perhaps? :P
I know who it is.
Let me guess.... Daniel Smith, methinks.
by Robert Baxter
Mon Sep 13, 2010 3:42 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Monday 13th September 2010 (Series 63, Prelim 46)
Replies: 7
Views: 683

Re: Monday 13th September 2010 (Series 63, Prelim 46)

No, biggest beating was when Julian Fell beat Carl McDermott by 109 points, 138-29, including three niners: VALORISED, REPULSION and ANTIPODES.
by Robert Baxter
Mon Sep 13, 2010 3:37 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Monday September 13th 2010
Replies: 29
Views: 1027

Re: Spoilers For Monday September 13th 2010

Continuity guy at the end of Perfect Recall:

"1 from the top and 4 from the bottom next, it's countdown." :lol:

He's obviously more obsessed with Deal or No Deal - "A new week and a new walk of wealth in 45 minutes, after Countdown."

Oh well. :roll:
by Robert Baxter
Mon Sep 13, 2010 3:31 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: Mastermind Specialist Subject
Replies: 41
Views: 2680

Re: Mastermind Specialist Subject

Gavin Chipper wrote:F1 from the 1980s.
Mine would be 2000's though.
by Robert Baxter
Mon Sep 13, 2010 3:29 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Best ever contestants
Replies: 481
Views: 66682

Re: Best ever contestants

Gavin Chipper wrote:
Robert Baxter wrote:Mine:

Scott Mearns
Harvey Freeman
Don Reid
Julian Fell
Conor Travers
Andrew Hulme
Craig Beevers
Is that in order?
Yes
by Robert Baxter
Sun Sep 12, 2010 7:26 pm
Forum: Countdown - Historical recaps
Topic: Return of the Awesome Dudes
Replies: 487
Views: 90040

Re: Return of the Awesome Dudes

I'm going to round off that week.
by Robert Baxter
Sun Sep 12, 2010 7:24 pm
Forum: Countdown - Historical recaps
Topic: Return of the Awesome Dudes
Replies: 487
Views: 90040

Re: Return of the Awesome Dudes

And I would like to interrupt this thread to say Charlie Reams is great.























At looking like Dr Phil Hammond
by Robert Baxter
Sun Sep 12, 2010 7:16 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Statistics Corner Program
Replies: 6
Views: 502

Re: Statistics Corner Program

Rhys Benjamin wrote:Doesn't download for me.
Or me, either.
by Robert Baxter
Sun Sep 12, 2010 6:00 pm
Forum: Countdown - Historical recaps
Topic: Return of the Awesome Dudes
Replies: 487
Views: 90040

Re: Return of the Awesome Dudes

Lesley has informed me that she has connection problems, so she has asked me to sort her recaps out. James, thank you so much - what a star you are. Some eejit gas worker drilled straight through our telephone cable and it's taken them until this afternoon to put it back on. Not a problem, my darli...
by Robert Baxter
Sun Sep 12, 2010 3:51 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: Mastermind Specialist Subject
Replies: 41
Views: 2680

Re: Mastermind Specialist Subject

Countdown. :roll:
by Robert Baxter
Sun Sep 12, 2010 3:15 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: The C4C Football Thread
Replies: 990
Views: 65550

Re: The C4C Football Thread

NOOOOOOO

ZAMORA! NOOOOOO

Next time, Wolves player.... :twisted: :twisted: :twisted:
by Robert Baxter
Sun Sep 12, 2010 3:13 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Playing apterous in real life
Replies: 22
Views: 1687

Re: Playing apterous in real life

ALONSO:

SALOON
:D
by Robert Baxter
Sun Sep 12, 2010 3:00 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Playing apterous in real life
Replies: 22
Views: 1687

Re: Playing apterous in real life

ADRIAN UTL:

ULTRADIAN
by Robert Baxter
Sun Sep 12, 2010 2:32 pm
Forum: Countdown - Historical recaps
Topic: Monday 31 January 2000 (Series 42, Prelim 21)
Replies: 0
Views: 95

Monday 31 January 2000 (Series 42, Prelim 21)

Countdown recap for Monday 31 January 2000. C1: Champion Peter Hindes (2 wins, 99 points.) C2: Challenger Michael Calder (Series 42). DC: Susie Dent and Don Black. CV: Carol Vorderman. OT: Other words or solutions. R01: W L S G E I O R S R02: F P D E A I M B V R03: P L Y S E O A N D R04: 25, 50, 100...
by Robert Baxter
Sun Sep 12, 2010 2:14 pm
Forum: Countdown - Historical recaps
Topic: Return of the Awesome Dudes
Replies: 487
Views: 90040

Re: Return of the Awesome Dudes

I'd send an invite to EVERYONE on the forum (yes, even D Eadie) to help the big recapping project! :idea: Please don't do that - if people want to help they can read the thread and offer, they don't need you spamming them (any more than you already do, anyway). I was genuinely about to like this......
by Robert Baxter
Sun Sep 12, 2010 2:12 pm
Forum: Countdown - Historical recaps
Topic: Friday 28 January 2000 (Series 42, Prelim 20)
Replies: 0
Views: 64

Friday 28 January 2000 (Series 42, Prelim 20)

Countdown recap for Friday 28 January 2000. C1: Champion Peter Hindes (1 win, 43 points.) C2: Challenger Gemma Barton. DC: Susie Dent and Don Black. CV: Carol Vorderman. OT: Other words or solutions. R01: R T J R I E U T L R02: G P L A O I N A S R03: E I R V S T E A N R04: 100, 4, 3, 6, 9, 1. Target...
by Robert Baxter
Sun Sep 12, 2010 2:02 pm
Forum: Countdown - Historical recaps
Topic: Return of the Awesome Dudes
Replies: 487
Views: 90040

Re: Return of the Awesome Dudes

:idea:

James, I might suggest having a smaller stake or everyone is backing off, thinking this is just you.

I'd send an invite to EVERYONE on the forum (yes, even D Eadie) to help the big recapping project!
:idea:
by Robert Baxter
Sun Sep 12, 2010 1:58 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Best ever contestants
Replies: 481
Views: 66682

Re: Best ever contestants

Mine:

Scott Mearns
Harvey Freeman
Don Reid
Julian Fell
Conor Travers
Andrew Hulme
Craig Beevers
by Robert Baxter
Sun Sep 12, 2010 1:53 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Welcome! - Post here first
Replies: 1822
Views: 111045

Re: Welcome! - Post here first

Ralph Gillions wrote:Welcome David.
Look forward to seeing you on screen.
Gees. Back off Ralph. You're making him feel uncomfortable.
by Robert Baxter
Sun Sep 12, 2010 1:48 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Formula One
Replies: 46
Views: 1977

Re: Formula One

Lap 1: What a start from Jenson Button. He gets ahead of Alonso even though the Spaniard tries to cut across him. Oh no... LEWIS HAMILTON IS OUT . That was Hamilton's error. Hamilton gets up to fourth but is too aggressive at the Della Roggia chicane and collides with Massa. His front right wheel is...
by Robert Baxter
Sat Sep 11, 2010 4:54 pm
Forum: Countdown - Historical recaps
Topic: Return of the Awesome Dudes
Replies: 487
Views: 90040

Re: Return of the Awesome Dudes

Series 42 update - these are being covered but not done. ----------Section covered by Matthew Tassier---------- Tue 4-Apr-00 Haydn Thompson 27 - 36 Margaret Shuttleworth Wed 5-Apr-00 Margaret Shuttleworth 42 - 34 David Anderson Thu 6-Apr-00 Margaret Shuttleworth 43 - 49 John Hastings Fri 7-Apr-00 Jo...
by Robert Baxter
Sat Sep 11, 2010 4:31 pm
Forum: Countdown - Historical recaps
Topic: Return of the Awesome Dudes
Replies: 487
Views: 90040

Re: Return of the Awesome Dudes

Series 43 (the ones left): Tue 28-Nov-00 Andrew Jackson 52 - 57 Matthew Turner Wed 29-Nov-00 Matthew Turner 59 - 46 Bob Ireland Thu 30-Nov-00 Matthew Turner 59 - 31 Margaret Sherwin Fri 1-Dec-00 Matthew Turner 63 - 39 Wayne Allen Mon 4-Dec-00 Matthew Turner 52 - 33 Sarah Keane Tue 5-Dec-00 Matthew T...
by Robert Baxter
Sat Sep 11, 2010 4:27 pm
Forum: Games and Puzzles
Topic: Rate the above user's avatar
Replies: 97
Views: 6023

Re: Rate the above user's avatar

Michael, since when has a dog been Santa?

1 / 10.
by Robert Baxter
Sat Sep 11, 2010 4:13 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Formula One
Replies: 46
Views: 1977

Re: Formula One

Grid: 1 F Alonso :D 2 J Button 3 F Massa 4 M Webber :) 5 L Hamilton 6 S Vettel :) 7 N Rosberg 8 N Hulkenberg 9 R Kubica 10 R Barrichello 11 A Sutil 12 M Schumacher 13 K Kobayashi 14 S Buemi 15 V Petrov 16 J Alguersuari 17 P de la Rosa 18 J Trulli 19 H Kovalainen 20 V Luizzi 21 T Glock 22 L di Grassi...
by Robert Baxter
Sat Sep 11, 2010 9:15 am
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: Mastermind Specialist Subject
Replies: 41
Views: 2680

Re: Mastermind Specialist Subject

Team Orders in Formula 1
by Robert Baxter
Sat Sep 11, 2010 7:13 am
Forum: Countdown - Historical recaps
Topic: Thursday 27 January 2000 (Series 42, Prelim 19)
Replies: 0
Views: 70

Thursday 27 January 2000 (Series 42, Prelim 19)

Countdown recap for Thursday 27 January 2000. C1: Champion Joel Davey (1 win, 60 points.) C2: Challenger Peter Hindes. DC: Susie Dent and Don Black. CV: Carol Vorderman. OT: Other words or solutions. R01: S I D E X M W O R R02: L M H A I T L E A R03: V I Z A S R U E D R04: 75, 1, 9, 1, 6, 3. Target:...
by Robert Baxter
Sat Sep 11, 2010 6:51 am
Forum: Countdown - Historical recaps
Topic: Return of the Awesome Dudes
Replies: 487
Views: 90040

Re: Return of the Awesome Dudes

James Robinson wrote: I think there are still a few more series after this.
You're right; Mike put up Series 28 on Tuesday.
by Robert Baxter
Sat Sep 11, 2010 6:47 am
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: You know you're playing too much apterous when...
Replies: 104
Views: 14026

Re: You know you're playing too much apterous when...

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