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by Owen Carroll
Thu Aug 16, 2018 7:48 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 16th August 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 37)
Replies: 11
Views: 153

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 16th August 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 37)

Tom S wrote:
Thu Aug 16, 2018 6:54 pm
Owen Carroll wrote:
Thu Aug 16, 2018 4:57 pm
Tom S wrote:
Thu Aug 16, 2018 2:01 pm
Adam is not a bad player and capable of some good word spots, but we'll have to see regarding his fate....
What you hinting at?
That I am unsure as to what his outcome will be....
Oh. I thought you saw the next few episodes and knew how many he would win.
by Owen Carroll
Thu Aug 16, 2018 4:57 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 16th August 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 37)
Replies: 11
Views: 153

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 16th August 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 37)

Tom S wrote:
Thu Aug 16, 2018 2:01 pm
Adam is not a bad player and capable of some good word spots, but we'll have to see regarding his fate....
What you hinting at?
by Owen Carroll
Wed Aug 15, 2018 8:47 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: incoherency solver
Replies: 1
Views: 151

Re: incoherency solver

Vince Fernando wrote:
Wed Aug 15, 2018 8:26 pm
Does the incoherency number solver give all possible solutions?
Yep.
by Owen Carroll
Wed Aug 15, 2018 6:25 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Susie coming to town!
Replies: 6
Views: 780

Re: Susie coming to town!

Gavin Chipper wrote:
Wed Aug 15, 2018 2:53 pm
Owen Carroll wrote:
Tue Aug 14, 2018 5:57 pm
Speaking of Susie. Has anyone else ever felt that she's kind of underrated?
No.

I think a lot of people think she's great anyway, and she became the sole lexicographer presumably because of this.
Yeah fair enough
by Owen Carroll
Tue Aug 14, 2018 8:12 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 13th August 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 34)
Replies: 9
Views: 355

Re: Spoilers for Monday 13th August 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 34)

After the conundrum went unsolved, Nick rolled it right away. I've often wondered why this sometimes happens - is it because someone in the audience guessed it wrong or some other reason? Maybe sometimes they can forget? Could be, just wondered if there was something more. Well you might be right a...
by Owen Carroll
Tue Aug 14, 2018 6:51 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 13th August 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 34)
Replies: 9
Views: 355

Re: Spoilers for Monday 13th August 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 34)

Elliott Mellor wrote:
Tue Aug 14, 2018 6:16 pm
After the conundrum went unsolved, Nick rolled it right away. I've often wondered why this sometimes happens - is it because someone in the audience guessed it wrong or some other reason?
Maybe sometimes they can forget?
by Owen Carroll
Tue Aug 14, 2018 5:57 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Susie coming to town!
Replies: 6
Views: 780

Re: Susie coming to town!

Speaking of Susie. Has anyone else ever felt that she's kind of underrated?
by Owen Carroll
Tue Aug 14, 2018 5:40 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 14th August 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 329

Re: Spoilers for 14th August 2018

I got 111 points and 8 maxes. I think that's a record for me!
by Owen Carroll
Sat Aug 11, 2018 3:00 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 10th August 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 33)
Replies: 5
Views: 581

Re: Spoilers for Friday 10th August 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 33)

Looks like they're not doing Chris thorn's numbers from his last game.
by Owen Carroll
Wed Aug 08, 2018 12:05 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 7th August 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 30)
Replies: 9
Views: 618

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 7th August 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 30)

I don't know whether he will octo, but he put in a good performance yesterday, not quite as good today, though he solved the conundrum very quick, which stumped me. Well everyone has off days. So if he has any more off days but they don't cost him the game he can become an octochamp I think There i...
by Owen Carroll
Tue Aug 07, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 7th August 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 30)
Replies: 9
Views: 618

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 7th August 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 30)

How long do you's reckon Eddie will last? I don't know whether he will octo, but he put in a good performance yesterday, not quite as good today, though he solved the conundrum very quick, which stumped me. Well everyone has off days. So if he has any more off days but they don't cost him the game ...
by Owen Carroll
Sun Aug 05, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Susie Dent's Two Words
Replies: 18
Views: 964

Re: Susie Dent's Two Words

Does anybody want a game on the app?
by Owen Carroll
Sat Aug 04, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Susie Dent's Two Words
Replies: 18
Views: 964

Re: Susie Dent's Two Words

Tom S wrote:
Sat Aug 04, 2018 5:45 pm
Owen Carroll wrote:
Sat Aug 04, 2018 2:26 am
When was this game made.
Quite recently- about 2 mths ago.
Cool
by Owen Carroll
Sat Aug 04, 2018 3:20 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Susie Dent's Two Words
Replies: 18
Views: 964

Re: Susie Dent's Two Words

Susiebot won another one. But this time it was closer. 639-548.
by Owen Carroll
Sat Aug 04, 2018 2:38 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Susie Dent's Two Words
Replies: 18
Views: 964

Re: Susie Dent's Two Words

Susiebot won the game. 783-403.
by Owen Carroll
Sat Aug 04, 2018 2:26 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Susie Dent's Two Words
Replies: 18
Views: 964

Re: Susie Dent's Two Words

When was this game made.
by Owen Carroll
Fri Aug 03, 2018 2:46 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 3rd August 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 28)
Replies: 14
Views: 1209

Re: Spoilers for Friday 3rd August 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 28)

R1: Mediant R2: rides R3: made a mistake. R4: louts. Had loudest but I forgot it. R5: routier R6: nothing R7: tarried R8: beaming R9: same as bob. R10: etalons R11: molinets. Thanks tom. R12: adopt R13: sober R14: made a mistake. R15: went for faintedly like Matthew but was wrong So I woulda lost 86...
by Owen Carroll
Fri Aug 03, 2018 2:39 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 3rd August 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 28)
Replies: 14
Views: 1209

Re: Spoilers for Friday 3rd August 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 28)

I really feel bad for bob. But I think Matthew could go far. But I'm surprised that Rachel didn't suggest a possible rematch in the finals.
by Owen Carroll
Fri Aug 03, 2018 12:19 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Susie Dent's Two Words
Replies: 18
Views: 964

Re: Susie Dent's Two Words

This game ain't bad.
by Owen Carroll
Thu Aug 02, 2018 6:26 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 2nd August 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 27)
Replies: 5
Views: 827

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 2nd August 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 27)

R1: Scrounge R2: politer R3: (5+(7/7)*100)-(9+4)=587 R4: decided not to go for bailer and stuck with bail. R5: doss. Decided not to go for douses R6: 473 R7: maul R8: outliner R9: same way R10: raised. Decided not to go for unraised R11: noise R12: reason R13: pitter R14: (((5-2)*3)+50)*10=590 R15 d...
by Owen Carroll
Wed Aug 01, 2018 11:30 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 1st August 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 26)
Replies: 2
Views: 537

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 1st August 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 26)

I hope bob wins tomorrow becomes an octochamp. Dunno if I can handle two 7 time winners before an octochamp comes😭
by Owen Carroll
Tue Jul 31, 2018 11:09 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 15th June 2018 (Series 78, QF2)
Replies: 16
Views: 2754

Re: Spoilers for Friday 15th June 2018 (Series 78, QF2)

There are actually a couple of things I want to say about this show: 1) In R5, when we both had ALUNITE (you may not have noticed this, but I took a while looking at Philip's paper), I couldn't see where he'd written it. I didn't want to say he didn't have it though because I've never heard of that...
by Owen Carroll
Tue Jul 31, 2018 1:48 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 30th July 2018
Replies: 12
Views: 718

Re: Spoilers for 30th July 2018

Did anyone think Rachel was a tad on the rude side when she said that "you clearly don't know your 75 x tables" at the end of r14. Yes, it was a bad miss, but still thought it was a little uncalled for (not that she is a malicious individual). IMO, not really. She had two players to whom it WAS cle...
by Owen Carroll
Mon Jul 30, 2018 9:26 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 30th July 2018
Replies: 12
Views: 718

Re: Spoilers for 30th July 2018

Tom S wrote:
Mon Jul 30, 2018 3:32 pm
Did anyone think Rachel was a tad on the rude side when she said that "you clearly don't know your 75 x tables" at the end of r14. Yes, it was a bad miss, but still thought it was a little uncalled for (not that she is a malicious individual).
Yeah I agree
by Owen Carroll
Mon Jul 30, 2018 1:48 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 21st June 2018 (Series 78, SF2)
Replies: 26
Views: 2605

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 21st June 2018 (Series 78, SF2)

R14 was interesting - Philip seemed surprised that 84*8 was 672, leading me to believe he'd miscalculated it and just fudged 670 from there (unless you wanted to be further from the target you'd surely stop at 672) . Not that it would have made any difference in the end, but certainly raises the is...
by Owen Carroll
Mon Jul 30, 2018 1:46 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 21st June 2018 (Series 78, SF2)
Replies: 26
Views: 2605

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 21st June 2018 (Series 78, SF2)

Elliott Mellor wrote:
Thu Jun 21, 2018 1:35 pm
Paul's always one of my favourite dc guests - love the involvement of everyone and light heartedness as opposed to just a turgid anecdote about something that happened to them when they were in Aberdeen 6 years ago.
Same. I'm getting sick of that.
by Owen Carroll
Mon Jul 30, 2018 1:43 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Looking to sell my laptop prize
Replies: 11
Views: 1221

Re: Looking to sell my laptop prize

Because all of my devices are Windows, and Windows and Apple don't always play together so well when you try to make them talk (At least, they don't when I try and make them - it's probably easy for someone who's less technophobic). Additionally I already have a "serious" laptop for my job, so if I...
by Owen Carroll
Sun Jul 29, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Looking to sell my laptop prize
Replies: 11
Views: 1221

Re: Looking to sell my laptop prize

Because all of my devices are Windows, and Windows and Apple don't always play together so well when you try to make them talk (At least, they don't when I try and make them - it's probably easy for someone who's less technophobic). Additionally I already have a "serious" laptop for my job, so if I...
by Owen Carroll
Sun Jul 29, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Looking to sell my laptop prize
Replies: 11
Views: 1221

Re: Looking to sell my laptop prize

Elliott Mellor wrote:
Sun Jul 29, 2018 6:33 pm
Owen Carroll wrote:
Sun Jul 29, 2018 6:21 pm
How come you wanna sell it Zarte?
You could try reading the post, you know.
I read it. I know what Zarte said. I just wanted to know why it wasn't good for him.
by Owen Carroll
Sun Jul 29, 2018 6:25 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: C4C/apto/Countdown Dreams
Replies: 576
Views: 103601

Re: C4C/apto/Countdown Dreams

I had the best countdown dream anyone could ever have. I was series champion
by Owen Carroll
Sun Jul 29, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Looking to sell my laptop prize
Replies: 11
Views: 1221

Re: Looking to sell my laptop prize

How come you wanna sell it Zarte?
by Owen Carroll
Sun Jul 29, 2018 5:25 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 16th March 2018 (Series 78, Prelim 49)
Replies: 10
Views: 1526

Re: Spoilers for Friday 16th March 2018 (Series 78, Prelim 49)

James Robinson wrote:
Sun Jul 29, 2018 5:05 pm
Interesting that the first 7 letters in round 4 were MARJUNI...., annoying the next 2 letters were consonants, so no MARIJUANA... :P :P :P

Although the next 2 vowels were O & A. :roll: :roll: :roll:
A few months late aren't ya?
by Owen Carroll
Sat Jul 28, 2018 10:23 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 27th July 2018.
Replies: 14
Views: 845

Re: Spoilers for 27th July 2018.

Owen Carroll wrote:
Sat Jul 28, 2018 10:23 pm
Gavin Chipper wrote:
Sat Jul 28, 2018 9:08 pm
Owen Carroll wrote:
Sat Jul 28, 2018 6:21 pm
Does anyone know when any of those people are appearing that's mentioned on the countdown wiki to be in this series? Apart from Elliott?
When is Elliott appearing?
Dunno. Hope it's soon though!!!!!
by Owen Carroll
Sat Jul 28, 2018 10:23 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 27th July 2018.
Replies: 14
Views: 845

Re: Spoilers for 27th July 2018.

Gavin Chipper wrote:
Sat Jul 28, 2018 9:08 pm
Owen Carroll wrote:
Sat Jul 28, 2018 6:21 pm
Does anyone know when any of those people are appearing that's mentioned on the countdown wiki to be in this series? Apart from Elliott?
When is Elliott appearing?
Dunno.
by Owen Carroll
Sat Jul 28, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 27th July 2018.
Replies: 14
Views: 845

Re: Spoilers for 27th July 2018.

Does anyone know when any of those people are appearing that's mentioned on the countdown wiki to be in this series? Apart from Elliott?
by Owen Carroll
Fri Jul 27, 2018 7:01 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 27th July 2018.
Replies: 14
Views: 845

Re: Spoilers for 27th July 2018.

I can say 100% he won't become an octochamp. I meant that at the time Lewis had a good chance of becoming an octochamp Think my point has been slightly misunderstood- was stating that Bob is the best candidate I have seen so far based on ability to become an O-champ this series. Of cou4se, getting ...
by Owen Carroll
Fri Jul 27, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: C of C Draw......
Replies: 55
Views: 3653

Re: C of C Draw......

Zarte Siempre 1331 Paul Erdunast 1273 Johnathan Wynn 1244 Tom Chafer-Cook 1235 Stephen Read 1230 Ann Dibben 1209 Thomas Carey 1141 Bradley Horrocks 1136 Martin Hurst 1128 Matthew Tassier 1119 Andrew MacLeod 1119 Philip Aston 1080 John Cowen 990 Noel McIlvenny 987 Dougie Mackay 932 Phil Davies 926 H...
by Owen Carroll
Fri Jul 27, 2018 4:57 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 27th July 2018.
Replies: 14
Views: 845

Re: Spoilers for 27th July 2018.

Think Bob is the best bet we've seen for octochampdom so far I think. He has a good wordbank for a non-apterite and his numbers are solid enough. Nevertheless, despite the difference in maxes, Alex put up a good fight and left with a decent losing score. Though , Bob's mannerisms make him remind me...
by Owen Carroll
Fri Jul 27, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 27th July 2018.
Replies: 14
Views: 845

Re: Spoilers for 27th July 2018.

Think Bob is the best bet we've seen for octochampdom so far I think. He has a good wordbank for a non-apterite and his numbers are solid enough. Nevertheless, despite the difference in maxes, Alex put up a good fight and left with a decent losing score. Though , Bob's mannerisms make him remind me...
by Owen Carroll
Wed Jul 25, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 25th July 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 21)
Replies: 15
Views: 870

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 25th July 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 21)

I would agree that he over performed in the 1st half- he still did a good job, and though the score may not suggest it, I still think he shows promise (though I am yearning for one to liven the series up!) You mean liven it up like Zarte did for series 78? I just think that this series has been a s...
by Owen Carroll
Wed Jul 25, 2018 4:40 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 25th July 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 21)
Replies: 15
Views: 870

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 25th July 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 21)

I really feel bad for Brian. I got the conundrum and for once I wasn't worrying I was actually wrong. Anyway I feel for Brian the way Nick felt for Lewis after he lost to Sarah.
by Owen Carroll
Wed Jul 25, 2018 4:38 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 25th July 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 21)
Replies: 15
Views: 870

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 25th July 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 21)

Great game-just the luck of the draw for Brian in the end- as he is a better player than present #1 seed Lewis imo. It was a great game with one of the most high quality I have seen in a prelim in the past few months. If I was a betting man, I would not put it past Bob making it to 8 as he had some...
by Owen Carroll
Mon Jul 23, 2018 6:56 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: C of C Draw......
Replies: 55
Views: 3653

Re: C of C Draw......

Matt Morrison wrote:
Sun Jul 22, 2018 10:10 pm
Owen Carroll wrote:
Sun Jul 22, 2018 9:08 pm
You should jack
rude
I meant should have that match against Martin.
by Owen Carroll
Sun Jul 22, 2018 9:09 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: C of C Draw......
Replies: 55
Views: 3653

Re: C of C Draw......

Could you send a link?
by Owen Carroll
Sun Jul 22, 2018 9:08 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: C of C Draw......
Replies: 55
Views: 3653

Re: C of C Draw......

I'm disappointed I haven't seen any of your games
by Owen Carroll
Sun Jul 22, 2018 9:08 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: C of C Draw......
Replies: 55
Views: 3653

Re: C of C Draw......

You should jack
by Owen Carroll
Sat Jul 21, 2018 6:53 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 18th July 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 16)
Replies: 30
Views: 1832

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 18th July 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 16)

Bradley Horrocks wrote:
Sat Jul 21, 2018 6:23 pm
Owen Carroll wrote:
Sat Jul 21, 2018 5:53 pm

How good are you at countdown Elliott?
I'd say he's odds on to win a teapot.
Ok. Thanks Bradley. Btw I thought you'd become series champion
by Owen Carroll
Sat Jul 21, 2018 5:53 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 18th July 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 16)
Replies: 30
Views: 1832

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 18th July 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 16)

Will just have to hope it doesn't come up if ever one of is on then:P If GOATIER, GOATIEST are indeed not going to be allowed then it's pretty silly tbh, surely a cheese can be goatier than another? Idk. I'm not sure I'd ever describe a cheese as goaty in the first place, let alone compare two goat...
by Owen Carroll
Sat Jul 21, 2018 1:33 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: C of C Draw......
Replies: 55
Views: 3653

Re: C of C Draw......

Little bit of stats here based on everyones totals on the show Total Zarte Siempre 1331 Paul Erdunast 1273 Johnathan Wynn 1244 Tom Chafer-Cook 1235 Stephen Read 1230 Ann Dibben 1209 Thomas Carey 1141 Bradley Horrocks 1136 Martin Hurst 1128 Matthew Tassier 1119 Andrew MacLeod 1119 Philip Aston 1080 ...
by Owen Carroll
Sat Jul 21, 2018 1:32 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: C of C Draw......
Replies: 55
Views: 3653

Re: C of C Draw......

If I haven't already said, best of luck to everyone participating. This is the first time I want to get the whole series over with.
by Owen Carroll
Sat Jul 21, 2018 1:31 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: C of C Draw......
Replies: 55
Views: 3653

Re: C of C Draw......

Little bit of stats here based on everyones totals on the show Total Zarte Siempre 1331 Paul Erdunast 1273 Johnathan Wynn 1244 Tom Chafer-Cook 1235 Stephen Read 1230 Ann Dibben 1209 Thomas Carey 1141 Bradley Horrocks 1136 Martin Hurst 1128 Matthew Tassier 1119 Andrew MacLeod 1119 Philip Aston 1080 ...
by Owen Carroll
Fri Jul 20, 2018 3:36 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 20th July 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 18)
Replies: 4
Views: 845

Re: Spoilers for Friday 20th July 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 18)

Well done to Ryan. Sad to see John go though. Although I've seen a good few people lose after four games.
by Owen Carroll
Thu Jul 19, 2018 9:39 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: C of C Draw......
Replies: 55
Views: 3653

Re: C of C Draw......

Personally, I think there are some individuals who are more worthy than the one's noted on the draw. Nevertheless, the past few series in the criteria for this CoC have been of a high standard imo, so there were always going to be some who would not be able to participate. By having some Series Win...
by Owen Carroll
Thu Jul 19, 2018 9:35 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 19th July 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 17)
Replies: 9
Views: 811

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 19th July 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 17)

Toby McDonald wrote:
Thu Jul 19, 2018 3:26 pm
Owen Carroll wrote:
Thu Jul 19, 2018 3:17 pm
Depends on the aganol word. Can someone please tell me if that spelling's allowed?
No, it's not. AGONAL is a valid anagram.
Ok. Then it would have been 65-65 if I was on and a tie break conundrum would have been needed. Thanks Toby
by Owen Carroll
Thu Jul 19, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: C of C Draw......
Replies: 55
Views: 3653

Re: C of C Draw......

Elliott Mellor wrote:
Thu Jul 19, 2018 3:33 pm
Owen Carroll wrote:
Thu Jul 19, 2018 3:06 pm
They don't usually have a presentation for the winner of the coc like they do for regular series do they?
They do, actually. Glitter falls from the ceiling and the winner gets a new car, £50000 and a lot of pride. It used to be £100000 but budget cuts reduced this.
Why are you always lying?
by Owen Carroll
Thu Jul 19, 2018 3:17 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 19th July 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 17)
Replies: 9
Views: 811

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 19th July 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 17)

R1: Pennies R2: Lithoed R3: 280 R4: aganol. Anyone know if that ain't in? R5: spared R6: same way as John. R7: misfare R8: house R9: (4+(4-3)*9)+75=120 R10: painted R11: romanite R12: stared R13: prebait R14: 342 but I think I made a mistake. Doesn't really matter. R15: didn't get the conundrum. So ...
by Owen Carroll
Thu Jul 19, 2018 3:06 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: C of C Draw......
Replies: 55
Views: 3653

Re: C of C Draw......

They don't usually have a presentation for the winner of the coc like they do for regular series do they?
by Owen Carroll
Wed Jul 18, 2018 11:42 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: C of C Draw......
Replies: 55
Views: 3653

Re: C of C Draw......

At the last CoC, the QF’s were Winner 1 v 2, Winner 3 v 4, etc., and this time you’ve reverted to the 1 v 8, 2 v 7, etc. And yes, I realise that in the previous one before that, it was reverted again, and hasn’t been consistent all the way through the history of the show. Some might say there might...