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by Dan Vanniasingham
Wed Aug 18, 2010 9:03 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Which Countdowners would you interbreed?
Replies: 10
Views: 2121

Re: Which Countdowners would you interbreed?

Charlie Reams wrote:Dan Vanniasingham with Mark Kudlowski. No reason.
I was about to like this post, but now I'm going to like Matt's instead.
by Dan Vanniasingham
Fri Jul 02, 2010 3:11 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: How to make darts better
Replies: 46
Views: 3150

Re: How to make darts better

Some of the sports channels were a bit desperate for something to cover, as well. I remember two of them simultaneously showing rival 10-pin bowling competitions. Worse than darts . ;) What the hell?! I think everyone knows that given a fair, unbiased sample of people, 2/3 will prefer to watch tenp...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Sun Jun 20, 2010 10:04 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: FIFA World Cup 2010
Replies: 328
Views: 17248

Re: FIFA World Cup 2010

I've no idea what's got on Lawro's tits - the Brazil v Ivory Coast match was easily one of the more entertaining games of the tournament. A shame he had to find so much to moan about, and his slating of Sven seemed particularly odd. Kaita was pitiful in getting Kaka sent off, but that's a little pay...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Wed May 12, 2010 11:50 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: CoLei summer special - Saturday 31 July 2010
Replies: 131
Views: 12583

Re: CoLei summer special - Saturday 31 July 2010

Exactly what Mike said - only I'm a probable rather than a definite attendee. :) Either stands to improve your current CoLei attendance record, Mr. V!! :oops: Nobody (that's inviting me) is getting married on that date this time around, and no work or bowling commitments - looking good for third ti...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Tue May 11, 2010 10:57 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: CoLei summer special - Saturday 31 July 2010
Replies: 131
Views: 12583

Re: CoLei summer special - Saturday 31 July 2010

Exactly what Mike said - only I'm a probable rather than a definite attendee. :)
by Dan Vanniasingham
Thu Apr 08, 2010 6:52 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Who should you vote for?
Replies: 33
Views: 2324

Re: Who should you vote for?

UK Independence Party:62% British National Party:46% Liberal Democrats:44% Labour Party:44% Conservative Party:34% Green Party:32% I kept UKIP and BNP (and Green - can't envisage ever voting for them either) amongst the results out of curiousity - and am now scared. The other results generally tally...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Mon Apr 05, 2010 8:47 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: C4C Poker Tourneys on Pokerstars
Replies: 167
Views: 11779

Re: C4C Poker Tourneys on Pokerstars

Enjoyable games - thanks to Andrew for organising and everyone else for playing.

If this happens again can I suggest the Omaha be played before/after the Holdem? Things got a bit painful when both games were short-handed!
by Dan Vanniasingham
Tue Mar 30, 2010 11:43 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Yearly Champion
Replies: 116
Views: 7000

Re: Yearly Champion

Mike Brown wrote:How about having a week-long championship at the start of the following year...
FWIW I like Mike's suggestion - if it's feasible.
by Dan Vanniasingham
Fri Mar 26, 2010 1:47 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Happy 5000 to us.
Replies: 27
Views: 2258

Re: Happy 5000 to us.

Howard Somerset wrote:Congrats to everyone!
Agreed! I'm sure a lot of hard work by a lot of people has gone in to the first 5,000 shows - as they will for the next 5,000. Cheers to all concerned.
by Dan Vanniasingham
Mon Feb 08, 2010 12:04 am
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Apterous Masters (formerly COMA) 2010
Replies: 249
Views: 16376

Re: Apterous Masters (formerly COMA) 2010

I'll decline my (very generous) invite - in my current state I'm aptofodder and I'd rather my space went to an enthusiastic qualifier. Good luck to all entering.
by Dan Vanniasingham
Fri Feb 05, 2010 1:59 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Dinos on Krypton Factor [with spoilers]
Replies: 33
Views: 2432

Re: Dinos on Krypton Factor [with spoilers]

Top stuff Dinos - I pencilled myself in for the Thu night viewing thanks to your message, and that was a really good watch as well as a great performance. It looked like you "knew pain" in your introduction slot (working out at the gym), but the assault course taught you otherwise. ;) I can't believ...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Thu Jul 23, 2009 10:20 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: Proposal to run another CoLei (Leicester)
Replies: 45
Views: 3001

Re: Proposal to run another CoLei (Leicester)

If I'm available (three weddings and as yet unscheduled bowling events in Sep & Oct) I'll be there! No real interest in a hotel, as I can (hopefully) stay over in Hinckley for free, or just drive home.
by Dan Vanniasingham
Sun Jul 12, 2009 9:47 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Dream Game
Replies: 51
Views: 2744

Re: Dream Game

Dinos Sfyris wrote:Jason Larsen vs Elmo
Big Bird as host, The Count at the numbers board, Ernie & Bert as lexicographer and guest?

Dinos you genius! I just wish Grover could fit in somewhere...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Sat Jun 06, 2009 9:26 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Links
Replies: 7
Views: 933

Re: Links

Sure Eoin,

Instead of using [ url]www.bobajob.com[/url]

Do: [ url=http://www.bobajob.com]Enterwhateveryoulikehere[/url]

and remove the space.
by Dan Vanniasingham
Thu May 28, 2009 12:08 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: COUNTDOWN SPECIALS *PLEASE READ*
Replies: 117
Views: 7239

Re: COUNTDOWN SPECIALS *PLEASE READ*

Jason Larsen wrote:Dan, I'd like to see you then because I think you would be very entertaining to see!
I think my life is now complete. Thank you, Jason! ;)
by Dan Vanniasingham
Thu May 28, 2009 12:07 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: May daily duels
Replies: 97
Views: 4592

Re: May daily duels

Hmm, seems Dan Van, Oli Garner and Charlie (maybe amongst others) had different rounds for rounds 5 6 and 7 at least. How odd. If it helps crack the mystery - my duel hung after I guessed the first conundrum incorrectly, so I exited the server and resumed the duel. If it happens again I'll try and ...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Thu May 28, 2009 2:07 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: COUNTDOWN SPECIALS *PLEASE READ*
Replies: 117
Views: 7239

Re: COUNTDOWN SPECIALS *PLEASE READ*

I may as well volunteer myself for whatever may be in store. I'd be exceptionally keen on spectating on this regardless though as it sounds juicy! Chances are I'll miss out entirely due to being in Thailand from 14th-29th June, but if another date which I can make comes up then there's up to 4 Micra...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Thu May 28, 2009 1:54 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday, 27th May
Replies: 22
Views: 1705

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday, 27th May

I thought I had SAUTOIRS somewhere, but as nobody has mentioned it I suspect I imagined it. The soaping "misdeclaration" came across a bit weird, but I'm glad it didn't prove costly in the end. Forgetting to add "not written down" seems a simple oversight to make, but a tighter ruling is beneficial ...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Wed May 27, 2009 12:02 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 26th May
Replies: 49
Views: 3391

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 26th May

I had no idea the Jack from CoNot was on today until 3:26pm - did you trek to Notts from Whitstable?! One of the best games to watch this year, and it's a shame the full conundrum saga couldn't have been played out. To lose on a crucial conundrum has got to be tough, but to lose on 4 of them? Well p...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Tue May 26, 2009 11:43 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: Countdown in Nottingham 2009
Replies: 95
Views: 10231

Re: Countdown in Nottingham 2009

Belated post from me echoing what was already said (much easier this way). Getting to play 6 different top players is a challenge but also a pleasure, and Ben is the unrivalled master of running these tournaments - with Jill the queen of the kitchen (that lunch was superb). Always good to have a tea...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Sun May 17, 2009 11:50 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Feature requests
Replies: 1956
Views: 244976

Re: Feature requests

3) I noticed this evening that we had two players by the name of Paul Williams, registered on 9th and 11th May. I think it would benefit everyone, especially Messrs Williams, if there could be some way of differentiating between players of the same name - either by a (1) and (2) or a middle initial...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Tue May 12, 2009 12:30 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 11th May - Jimmy Gough's debut
Replies: 54
Views: 2957

Re: Spoilers for Monday 11th May - Jimmy Gough's debut

Can't add much to what's already been said. A seemingly nerveless debut against a solid player. Really pleased for you mate - hope you can keep it up.
by Dan Vanniasingham
Tue May 12, 2009 12:21 am
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: Countdown in Nottingham 2009
Replies: 95
Views: 10231

Re: Countdown in Nottingham 2009

Having discovered no nearby shop to buy food at last year - I'd also like lunch please.
by Dan Vanniasingham
Tue May 12, 2009 12:21 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Eggheads
Replies: 123
Views: 5883

Re: Eggheads

Thanks for the kind comments Phil. I'm still very much in "beat myself up" mode about it all, which is a little odd as I'd been quite fine about it for most of the last 6 1/2 months whilst Paul (who at least won his head-to-head) has constantly kicked himself over it all. Met up with Paul tonight fo...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Mon May 11, 2009 2:37 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 11th May - Jimmy Gough's debut
Replies: 54
Views: 2957

Re: Spoilers for Monday 11th May - Jimmy Gough's debut

Airdrop was there in rd 3 I think. Cracking game so far.
by Dan Vanniasingham
Wed May 06, 2009 8:10 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Official Thread of Brag
Replies: 1174
Views: 105681

Re: Official Thread of Brag

I find the obsession with max games quite amusing - mainly because I'll never get one. We'll ignore your numbers attack obsession from last year then? ;) Oh I still have that burning desire to get 20/20 on conundrums too at some point, but that obsession was to get the "magic" 200 (and before anyon...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Wed May 06, 2009 12:02 am
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Official Thread of Brag
Replies: 1174
Views: 105681

Re: Official Thread of Brag

If the game is still live and the 10 points can make the difference between winning and losing then of course you have to play for it, but otherwise it's the difference between being part of a memorable game and just being totally annoying to your opponent. Same with picking 6 small in the final nu...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Sat May 02, 2009 1:28 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Eggheads
Replies: 123
Views: 5883

Re: Eggheads

As a few people know, and a few others have found out to my delight/confusion on facebook, I'll be in a team of ex-student tenpin bowlers taking on the Eggheads next Monday (the 11th). It goes without saying that my life won't be complete until Jason watches the show, and informs me that I'm "a funn...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Wed Apr 29, 2009 5:44 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Birthdays
Replies: 1252
Views: 79418

Re: Birthdays

Best birthday wishes to the future series 62 finalists! :D
by Dan Vanniasingham
Tue Apr 28, 2009 12:51 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: The Weakest Link: The Dinos Sfyris Story
Replies: 18
Views: 2649

Re: The Weakest Link: The Dinos Sfyris Story

Really good read, and as I missed the odd minute from the show I hadn't realised how unfortunate Mary was to be booted off too. Cheers for posting it.
by Dan Vanniasingham
Tue Apr 28, 2009 12:27 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: New arrival
Replies: 21
Views: 1602

Re: New arrival

Lovely news - my best wishes to you all. :)
by Dan Vanniasingham
Tue Apr 28, 2009 12:26 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Series 60 finals
Replies: 179
Views: 9911

Re: Series 60 finals

Belated thanks to all involved, as I had another great day out & thoroughly enjoyed all the games and conversations with various forum members. It'd be nice if Countdown could return to Leeds in the future, but for now I wish everyone involved in Manchester's Series (6)1 a success.
by Dan Vanniasingham
Mon Apr 20, 2009 7:33 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Series 60 finals
Replies: 179
Views: 9911

Re: Series 60 finals

Barring some late mishap, there will be a ginger, a raccoon, and a micra man in attendance for all shows on Weds. Gonna be a long day but will be well worth it. Good luck to anyone involved in the first two QF games tomorrow.
by Dan Vanniasingham
Fri Apr 17, 2009 11:51 pm
Forum: Games and Puzzles
Topic: Namagrams - Forum members
Replies: 41
Views: 4370

Re: Namagrams - Forum members

Exactly the same applies to 50. Re 50 - I'm not sure that HE will agree with that description. :) It is funny, and a similar variant was thankfully avoided due to Colin not featuring name cards this year. Micra Man, your's is brill. :D I'll take that as a compliment, and ignore the reference to my ...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Thu Apr 02, 2009 9:33 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Welcome! - Post here first
Replies: 1930
Views: 285025

Re: Welcome! - Post here first

Gilad Schwartz wrote:I'm a stupid moron
Indeed you are. DO NOT POST ANYTHING CONCERNING FUTURE SHOWS ON THIS FORUM!
by Dan Vanniasingham
Thu Mar 19, 2009 9:04 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Palindrome Song
Replies: 6
Views: 1085

Palindrome Song

I've never come across this before, and there doesn't appear to be a thread on palindromes already - so here's a link to a Weird Al Yankovich song I never knew existed. Considering it's called "Bob" I dunno how it slipped me by. I enjoyed it, and I'm sure some of you will too.

Bob
by Dan Vanniasingham
Tue Mar 17, 2009 3:53 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for March 17th
Replies: 97
Views: 6640

Re: Spoilers for March 17th

Nowt risky about admixes is there?

It happens about once every 4 years, but I had ZEOLITES in rd 1. Not 100% acceptable though, but the concensus when I last posted it was that it'd likely be accepted.

Kirk looks on course for "the record" thus far...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Wed Mar 04, 2009 8:20 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wed 04/03/2009
Replies: 107
Views: 11052

Re: Spoilers for Wed 04/03/2009

I expect victim #3 to face an onslaught...
My expectation was met. ;)

Well played mate.
by Dan Vanniasingham
Wed Mar 04, 2009 2:31 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tue 03/03/2009
Replies: 71
Views: 3874

Re: Spoilers for Tue 03/03/2009

Highlight of the show? Seeing the challenger mouth something like "I beat a maths teacher" to Kirk after the final numbers round. :lol: I'd hope the stick off the kids isn't too bad after that, but after all the "Only 14 maxes for me today - I suck" posts, I think you deserve it. I expect victim #3 ...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Mon Mar 02, 2009 1:51 am
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Endurance Event
Replies: 51
Views: 4841

Re: Endurance Event

Massive big-up respect (or something) to Dinos, and Jimmy, Gary and Jim for pushing him close. If I'd know how my Sat would've panned out I'd have gone for all 24 myself, but as I made a total hash of the last few duels (kudos to Ben and Kai for slipping past me) I doubt I'd have managed more than f...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Thu Feb 26, 2009 2:41 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Battle of the Brains
Replies: 29
Views: 1173

Re: Battle of the Brains

I'm very surprised BotB has returned for a second series. It initially had a run of about 6 weeks (if memory serves) around Sep-Oct, and had a complete unknown but amusingly authoritative man as host. The questions were generally rock-hard, and the teams were hardcore quizzers. I've not watched a se...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Thu Feb 26, 2009 2:26 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Mastermind
Replies: 72
Views: 5497

Re: Mastermind

Oh, blow, Ian, I'm going away for a few days on the 5th so I'll miss it! Hope you do well anyway. Good luck! I'm scheduled to be driving up the M1 at that time - but BBC iPlayer comes in handy for these circumstances. I look forward to seeing the internet replay of your show, Ian, despite my comple...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Thu Feb 26, 2009 2:16 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers & Comments, Wednesday 25/02/2009
Replies: 44
Views: 2638

Re: Spoilers & Comments, Wednesday 25/02/2009

I can only echo the sentiments of others in saying well played to Neil - a quality Countdowner and a top bloke to boot. Thoroughly enjoyable shows to watch, with each of the vanquished opponents playing their part too. The transition from CoC to standard series hasn't been the comedown I was anticip...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Tue Feb 24, 2009 2:34 am
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: GOTW Special Aptobash Edition
Replies: 5
Views: 866

Re: GOTW Special Aptobash Edition

Jono v Kirk was undoubtedly a worthy winner, but I'm glad Dinos' annihilation of me got a few votes. Each round felt like a painful blow. I'd challenge him to a fight to avenge it - but the result would be similar. :evil:
by Dan Vanniasingham
Tue Feb 24, 2009 2:25 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: "Frustrated by the programme marginalising her sexuality."
Replies: 223
Views: 15950

Re: "Frustrated by the programme marginalising her sexuality."

I don't really have much to add as most of my thoughts have been posted by others. It's disappointing that Kate has made some comments which could be interpreted as slurs against Countdown. The first lesbian on Countdown? Highly improbable. The first "out" lesbian on Countdown? Well, in the sense th...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Mon Feb 23, 2009 1:14 am
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: Countdown Online Masters 2009
Replies: 135
Views: 11403

Re: Countdown Online Masters 2009

I am afraid I'll be declining my invite, for the following "official" reasons: 1) I'm way off the pace currently 2) Not enough time to practice 3) Apterous is invariably down during the hours I'd be likely to practice 4) Completely unavailable for the forseeable future at weekends 5) I'd rather my p...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Fri Feb 20, 2009 6:54 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Say hello to Susie
Replies: 67
Views: 7347

Re: Say hello to Susie

Susie contributes a longer word, an interesting word, a definition, an adjudication, maybe ten times a programme You know she's fed words, right? If that's the case, how come i got an 8-letter word yesterday (Thurs 19th Feb, R6, CASTANET) when the maximum DC got was a 7-letter word. 1: DC do not al...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Thu Feb 19, 2009 3:10 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Eggheads
Replies: 123
Views: 5883

Re: Eggheads

For the relatively new members amongst us, it's worth adding that CJ came along to the Countdown in Bristol ( Cobris ) tournament in 2007, and was a thoroughly nice bloke. Countdown is not his game, but he took part, showed himself to be extremely modest, bought two rounds of drinks and ran a few qu...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Sun Feb 15, 2009 11:12 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Aptobash II: Live News
Replies: 104
Views: 4827

Re: Aptobash II: Live News

Dan Vanniasingham wrote:
Oliver Garner wrote:Is the last round still going ahead?
It's me v you, but I challenged one of you (there appeared to be 4) and was instantly kicked off the server. Sit tight.
My chat broke almost instantly, and I'm not touching apterous again tonight! Well played mate.
by Dan Vanniasingham
Sun Feb 15, 2009 10:51 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Aptobash II: Live News
Replies: 104
Views: 4827

Re: Aptobash II: Live News

Oliver Garner wrote:Is the last round still going ahead?
It's me v you, but I challenged one of you (there appeared to be 4) and was instantly kicked off the server. Sit tight.
by Dan Vanniasingham
Sat Feb 14, 2009 11:19 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: dress code
Replies: 120
Views: 8336

Re: dress code

hmm i'll try this post again i wore hand tailored shirts from james the personal tailor in manchester (I'm hoping for peronal sponsorship) on weds 11/12/13th feb something that was censored was i wore the shirt i was civilly partnered in on friday...and i won ....just...think on what you're doing t...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Fri Feb 13, 2009 12:48 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: dress code
Replies: 120
Views: 8336

Re: dress code

I have nothing to contribute to this baffling thread, other than: If it helps anyone my shirts are hand-tailored by James the personal tailor in manchester (I'm hoping for sponsorship). A little indulgence when you don't have kids I found this helpful - thanks. I was going to adopt some baby goats, ...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Fri Feb 06, 2009 3:30 am
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Incorrectly disallowed words
Replies: 20
Views: 1510

Re: Incorrectly disallowed words

Insomniac to the rescue!

Clare had "dorritos" disallowed in round 9
Waldorf had "goods" disallowed in round 9 for obvious reasons
by Dan Vanniasingham
Thu Feb 05, 2009 8:39 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 5th February 2009
Replies: 42
Views: 4509

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 5th February 2009

After today's show, I confidently predicted there'd be references to the attractiveness of the challenger (check), as well as another obvious numbers alternate post (check), and a special "this is what I got" recap (check). However, unless it's slipped me by, nobody has mentioned the unbelievable in...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Thu Feb 05, 2009 8:29 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 29 January 2009 (C of C XIII Semi-Final 2)
Replies: 10
Views: 1374

Re: Thursday 29 January 2009 (C of C XIII Semi-Final 2)

A recap worthy of the most entertaining show since another semi-final involving Corby (Rory Miller - take note). Now I've said that, please don't blow it by writing a retarded blog entry... Also, I knew Charlie's performance was brilliant, but I didn't realise it was quite so stunning until the reca...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Thu Feb 05, 2009 8:21 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Oops
Replies: 62
Views: 9810

Re: Rachel Riley at the numbers board

Mark Kudlowski wrote:I am a private maths tutor, and unfortunately most of my pupils
use "times" as a verb.
Wow, your first post outside of the spoilers forum!

It wasn't worth the wait though. :cry:
by Dan Vanniasingham
Thu Feb 05, 2009 8:18 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: February's Daily Duels
Replies: 37
Views: 2269

Re: February's Daily Duels

Wherever my quote came from, I also explained my thoughts on how unworkable the blind variant is online. I can't be bothered doing that again, but if my method isn't deemed acceptable (and I can see why it wouldn't be) then I'd suggest not using the blind variant at all in duels. If the words "horse...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Wed Feb 04, 2009 11:06 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: December's Daily Duels
Replies: 132
Views: 5764

Re: December's Daily Duels

I'm assuming you mean me as the unscrupulous cheat, but I didn't actually come 3rd, I came 5th. You assume wrong (guilty conscience, perhaps?) - I was referring to Frank "I'd feel guilty if I'd overtaken Kirk, but beating everyone else is fair game" Rodolf. EDIT: This is what I got for the top 3 pl...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Wed Feb 04, 2009 11:02 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Unluckiest pool shot ever?
Replies: 4
Views: 977

Re: Unluckiest pool shot ever?

Either that or shittest pocket ever. That pocket has nothing on this one . ;) It's not hugely uncommon in the game though. Jonny Archer has been purposefully placing a ball or two into the pocket he's shooting at over the years to prevent the ball spinning back up and out, but as shown in this clip...
by Dan Vanniasingham
Wed Feb 04, 2009 2:27 am
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: December's Daily Duels
Replies: 132
Views: 5764

Re: December's Daily Duels

Just to ensure my lasting legacy, I, and not Mr/Mrs TBA, finished runner-up in the December standings. I believe an unscrupulous cheat finished third, so with them ignored, Ben Wilson should be duly promoted to the bronze position.