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by Thomas Carey
Fri May 17, 2019 12:46 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 17th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 83)
Replies: 43
Views: 787

Spoilers for Friday 17th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 83)

What will Elliott Mellor get up to today?
by Thomas Carey
Thu May 16, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 16th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 82)
Replies: 18
Views: 371

Spoilers for Thursday 16th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 82)

Elliott Mellor.

(also happy birthday jen and t-cap)
by Thomas Carey
Wed May 15, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: Countdown In Brinsworth 2019
Replies: 26
Views: 419

Re: Countdown In Brinsworth 2019

Ashton Hancock wrote:
Wed May 15, 2019 3:38 pm
It is on the Sunday Tom Carey
Ah whoops, I forgot I probably won't live that long. Does Friday work? Alternatively I can do Thursday before 3pm
by Thomas Carey
Wed May 15, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: Countdown In Brinsworth 2019
Replies: 26
Views: 419

Re: Countdown In Brinsworth 2019

Ashton Hancock wrote:
Wed May 15, 2019 1:53 pm
The date has been comfirmed for Sunday 18th August from 12:00 to 19:00 with format comfirmed in due course
I'm sorry, I can't make that day cause my granny will be ill. Can I play my games on the Sunday instead?
by Thomas Carey
Mon May 13, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 13th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 79)
Replies: 3
Views: 188

Spoilers for Monday 13th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 79)

I'm pretty sure it's still Sandra? Prepare for the storm.
by Thomas Carey
Thu May 09, 2019 1:17 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 9th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 77)
Replies: 0
Views: 149

Spoilers for Thursday 9th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 77)

Bunch of people seem to have birthdays today. Also Sandra's back. Beware of the storm.
by Thomas Carey
Wed May 08, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 8th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 76)
Replies: 3
Views: 216

Spoilers for Wednesday 8th May 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 76)

Sandra Pilson's pretty good. Prepare for the storm.
by Thomas Carey
Tue Apr 30, 2019 1:21 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 30th April 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 70)
Replies: 7
Views: 260

Spoilers for Tuesday 30th April 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 70)

Fiona's last game for a while! Join the apto show chat thing it's great
by Thomas Carey
Mon Apr 15, 2019 10:05 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: Countdowners On Other Quizzes
Replies: 191
Views: 55896

Re: Countdowners On Other Quizzes

I happened to be the contestant in the Five Words, Five Grand section on The Dave Berry Breakfast Show on Absolute Radio this morning. You can see how I did here , go to 19:45. Good going. My first thought was baps :) To be honest, I have no idea how you got away with that third one! My answers: lo...
by Thomas Carey
Mon Apr 01, 2019 2:57 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 1st April 2019 (series 80, prelim 49)
Replies: 9
Views: 572

Spoilers for Monday 1st April 2019 (series 80, prelim 49)

Not an April Fool - with 619 points, Steven breaks the long standing record for lowest octotal
by Thomas Carey
Fri Mar 22, 2019 2:13 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 20th March 2019 (series 80, prelim 41)
Replies: 7
Views: 1178

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 20th March 2019 (series 80, prelim 41)

Cathy Summerside wrote:
Thu Mar 21, 2019 8:22 pm
Thomas Carey wrote:
Wed Mar 20, 2019 9:25 am
Well done to Maggie for being a downright legend. Also to Jane Basford for her win yesterday. She's back now.
Hi Maus - any chance you could change the year please? Not sure it'll let me do it. I thought this was one of those historic catch-ups :D
Whoops, sorry
by Thomas Carey
Wed Mar 20, 2019 9:25 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 20th March 2019 (series 80, prelim 41)
Replies: 7
Views: 1178

Spoilers for Wednesday 20th March 2019 (series 80, prelim 41)

Well done to Maggie for being a downright legend. Also to Jane Basford for her win yesterday. She's back now.
by Thomas Carey
Sun Mar 17, 2019 7:02 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: Countdown in London (CO:LON) 2019 - Saturday 11th May 2019
Replies: 23
Views: 5401

Re: Countdown in London (CO:LON) 2019 - Saturday 11th May 2019

Jennifer Steadman wrote:🚡
Aerial tramway solidarity <3
Jennifer Steadman wrote:OldBob1998
I'm ex forces, apologise immediately or wallops. Also rip me
by Thomas Carey
Thu Mar 14, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 14th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 37)
Replies: 6
Views: 1028

Spoilers for Thursday 14th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 37)

Let's see if I can get the title right this time. Maggie's back!
by Thomas Carey
Wed Mar 13, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 13th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 36)
Replies: 4
Views: 1024

Spoilers for Wednesday 13th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 36)

Maggie has 4 strong wins right now which is awesome, she's very close in points to the other 4 winsers with a game in hand. Hope she wins another four tbh

(whoooops)
by Thomas Carey
Fri Mar 08, 2019 10:37 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 8th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 33)
Replies: 7
Views: 1230

Spoilers for Friday 8th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 33)

Maggie Barlow won closely yesterday, her turn now.
by Thomas Carey
Fri Mar 08, 2019 10:09 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Welcome! - Post here first
Replies: 1917
Views: 180016

Re: Welcome! - Post here first

I have four children including identical twin boys of 18 and the older one went to Dock 10 for filming his show/s on Monday. He enjoyed every minute up there and I'll not spoil your fun but he's pleased with how it went overall. We met Brendan up there on both days and had a whale of a time. Now tr...
by Thomas Carey
Thu Mar 07, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 7th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 32)
Replies: 5
Views: 840

Spoilers for Thursday 7th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 32)

John Ashcroft? Edward Ashcroft? Who knows. Either way, he's here again
by Thomas Carey
Tue Mar 05, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 5th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 30)
Replies: 6
Views: 844

Spoilers for Tuesday 5th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 30)

Dinos has 813 points after 7 and thus probably won't make the 1000 club. He probably will octo, though, so let's watch him do that
by Thomas Carey
Sat Mar 02, 2019 9:57 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Easy numbers rounds
Replies: 3
Views: 741

Re: Easy numbers rounds

Me at the co:Ann2 final. Was like 7 behind going into the last numbers, Jen 6 smalls me but it's easy, we end round early and I thunderously cock up the solution by trying something dumb, Jen wins the event and goes on to solve hemipenis
by Thomas Carey
Wed Feb 20, 2019 11:40 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 20th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 21)
Replies: 5
Views: 890

Spoilers for Wednesday 20th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 21)

Dorcas did another win and thus makes it 13 consecutive wins for women. Depressingly, can anyone think of a longer such run? (I know most actual stats databases don't have gender).

Game 5 now
by Thomas Carey
Tue Feb 19, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 19th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 20)
Replies: 2
Views: 732

Spoilers for Tuesday 19th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 20)

Dorcas game 4 woooootidusoaoaoatoattoztplzgpzghpucpcu
by Thomas Carey
Fri Feb 15, 2019 9:43 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 15th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 18)
Replies: 1
Views: 884

Spoilers for Friday 15th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 18)

Dorcas Brown beat Misba yesterday. Her turn now.
by Thomas Carey
Thu Feb 14, 2019 6:22 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 14th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 17)
Replies: 4
Views: 1027

Spoilers for Thursday 14th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 17)

Why am I still up?

Misba Sheikh has her fifth game now!
by Thomas Carey
Tue Feb 12, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 12th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 15)
Replies: 2
Views: 817

Spoilers for Tuesday 12th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 15)

Misba Sheikh has two very closely fought wins. How will she get on today?
by Thomas Carey
Fri Feb 08, 2019 10:51 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 8th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 13)
Replies: 6
Views: 1212

Spoilers for Friday 8th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 13)

Friday the 13th prelim wooooh spooky. Can Kerry win her 6th game? Idk probably
by Thomas Carey
Wed Feb 06, 2019 11:20 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 6th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 11)
Replies: 2
Views: 1026

Spoilers for Wednesday 6th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 11)

Another closely fought win for Kerry! Can she keep this up? New filming day and all
by Thomas Carey
Tue Feb 05, 2019 8:51 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 5th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 10)
Replies: 3
Views: 879

Spoilers for Tuesday 5th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 10)

Kerry Copland wins another fairly close game. Now it's her third game. Crazy how life works out
by Thomas Carey
Thu Jan 31, 2019 12:50 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 31 January 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 7)
Replies: 6
Views: 1276

Spoilers for Thursday 31 January 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 7)

What a month it's been.

Olwen Evans beat that guy yesterday so it's her turn in the champion's chair. Let's see how she does I guess
by Thomas Carey
Wed Jan 30, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 30th January 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 6)
Replies: 5
Views: 1096

Spoilers for Wednesday 30th January 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 6)

second game for Adam Davidson, what'll it be then lad


also it's episode 7000 hype hype hype
by Thomas Carey
Tue Jan 29, 2019 9:05 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 29th January 2019 (series 80, prelim 5)
Replies: 8
Views: 1438

Spoilers for Tuesday 29th January 2019 (series 80, prelim 5)

First octochamp sorted. Two new contestants. Can we get another run like last series? Let's find out
by Thomas Carey
Fri Jan 25, 2019 7:42 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Who would you like to see get a second or third chance on Countdown ?
Replies: 38
Views: 6602

Re: Who would you like to see get a second or third chance on Countdown ?

Ian Volante wrote:
Fri Jan 25, 2019 1:27 pm
Tanmay
I've tried to get him to by virtue of being mates with his sister. Not interested.
by Thomas Carey
Wed Jan 23, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 23 January 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 1)
Replies: 3
Views: 854

Spoilers for Wednesday 23 January 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 1)

And breathe.

Series 80 :o

Brendan Whitehurst had a big old break and now it's his fifth game tune in or whatever idc
by Thomas Carey
Tue Jan 22, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: The CoC Predictions Game
Replies: 81
Views: 15922

Re: The CoC Predictions Game

THE FINAL I called all but one game correctly, albeit with some shocking margins. Can't really go wrong there. (Tim in second called twelve, but was a lot less than a hundred behind...) 33 point win for Zarte, boom boom. At least he won the contest that mattered, I guess... Cheers for taking part, e...
by Thomas Carey
Tue Jan 22, 2019 1:51 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 22nd January 2019 (CoC XV, Grand Final)
Replies: 33
Views: 3518

Spoilers for Tuesday 22nd January 2019 (CoC XV, Grand Final)

It was only fitting that the two most chantable-at players made the final. (Also, I totally called this one). If you follow Zarte on Twitter, you might have seen that none of the last three CoC winners won their series. Can ZARTE SIEMPRE put an end to this nonsense? Having run over a bunch of random...
by Thomas Carey
Mon Jan 21, 2019 6:02 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: The CoC Predictions Game
Replies: 81
Views: 15922

Re: The CoC Predictions Game

TOM AND BRADLEY AGAIN BUT THIS TIME THE OTHER GUY WIN WOOOOOH SPOOKY ALSO DUNK DUNK ETC The Tim is dead. Long live the... me?! After the big scoring system debacle (I'll post standings with the other system also, but they won't count) and an even bigger COLIN, we have this thing again. And we finall...
by Thomas Carey
Mon Jan 21, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 21 January 2019 (COC XV, SF 2)
Replies: 9
Views: 1423

Spoilers for Monday 21 January 2019 (COC XV, SF 2)

BRADLEY HORROCKS

TOM CHAFER-COOK

SERIES 77 FINAL REMATCH

LET'S GOOOOOOOOOOOO



(8 of 9 people who predicted this SF guessed a win for Tom)
by Thomas Carey
Sat Jan 19, 2019 10:16 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: The CoC Predictions Game
Replies: 81
Views: 15922

Re: The CoC Predictions Game

Ah, I've only just noticed that incorrect predictions have been interpreted as a scale rather than a number... is this right? For instance, Jen's predicted a 17-point win for Stephen against 'Maus, but there's an argument to say this should be interpreted as "2 away + incorrect result" (36 pts), no...
by Thomas Carey
Fri Jan 18, 2019 9:57 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: The CoC Predictions Game
Replies: 81
Views: 15922

Re: The CoC Predictions Game

PHILIP VS ZARTE AGAIN AGAIN SMH CHANNEL 4 GET SOME NEW MATERIAL Yeah, 'everyone' predicted their group of death candidate to win here. -75s causing some issues. Enjoy COLIN, everyone!! Position Name Prediction Opponent Points Total Points 1 Tim Down ZS (9) JW 36 610 2 Thomas Carey ZS (23) PA 50 579 ...
by Thomas Carey
Fri Jan 18, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 18th January 2019 (COC XV, SF 1)
Replies: 19
Views: 3002

Spoilers for Friday 18th January 2019 (COC XV, SF 1)

Martin Hurst Acolyte Spoilers for Thursday 1st March 2018 Report this post Quote Post 01 Mar 2018, 08:04 Philip Aston v Zarte Siempre! Even more exciting than a snow day at work! Very interested to see what happens if it goes to a crucial..... :) Ray Wilding Enthusiast Spoilers for Friday 22nd June ...
by Thomas Carey
Thu Jan 17, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 17th January 2019 (COC XV, QF 4)
Replies: 40
Views: 3661

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 17th January 2019 (COC XV, QF 4)

Elliott Mellor wrote:
Thu Jan 17, 2019 8:03 pm

Awesome game both, really fun to watch (who won the rock paper scissors overall?). Terrific sports both of you.
Rock paper scissors was tied (WDDL from my perspective). Since we had a rematch here after I'd won, I think it's only fair we get more goes at the countdown...
by Thomas Carey
Thu Jan 17, 2019 5:44 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 17th January 2019 (COC XV, QF 4)
Replies: 40
Views: 3661

Re: Re: Spoilers for Thursday 17th January 2019 (COC XV, QF 4)

Zarte Siempre wrote:
Thu Jan 17, 2019 5:36 pm
Anyway, thanks everyone! Will say more when not on my mobile with fat thumbs.
What he said but without the thumbs. My thumbs are top class. Cheers for all the love/support, am very happy with that game <3
by Thomas Carey
Thu Jan 17, 2019 5:43 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: The CoC Predictions Game
Replies: 81
Views: 15922

Re: The CoC Predictions Game

THAT GAME Cheers for all the support! Most people guessed something with a smaller margin that the 28 given how close everything was meant to be because nobody could have predicted that ninefest. Scores were pretty much divided between about 40 and the -75 fest for the Paul vs Stephen predictors. Bl...