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by Joseph Bolas
Sun Feb 22, 2009 2:30 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Bring back 15-to-1 and 100%
Replies: 26
Views: 1160

Re: Bring back 15-to-1 and 100%

IMO There's enough General Knowledge based shows already on TV that we don't actually need any more.

Reading up on 100% on UKGameshows.com and it turns out that CJ de Mooi won a DVD player on 100% Sex.
by Joseph Bolas
Thu Feb 05, 2009 8:07 am
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: December's Daily Duels
Replies: 132
Views: 5709

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. I'm not pleased with myself that I cheate...
by Joseph Bolas
Wed Feb 04, 2009 8:43 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: December's Daily Duels
Replies: 132
Views: 5709

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. I'm assuming you mean me as the unscrupulous cheat, but I didn't ac...
by Joseph Bolas
Wed Feb 04, 2009 7:50 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 4th February 2009
Replies: 44
Views: 2433

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 4th February 2009

Ben Hunter wrote:Image
Awesome picture :D

I was hoping that they would go to the board when Susie said APTEROUS and they did :D

That should be Apterous's new logo :lol:
by Joseph Bolas
Wed Feb 04, 2009 7:42 pm
Forum: Games and Puzzles
Topic: How do you get Pikachu on a bus?
Replies: 31
Views: 2412

Re: How do you get Pikachu on a bus?

Hannah O wrote:ALAKAZAM? That's the only one I can get off the top of my head that makes a real word!
Sorry Hannah, but that's not what I had :( also it's 8-letters long, not 9, sorry :(.

The pokemon I was on about was ELECTRODE :D
by Joseph Bolas
Wed Feb 04, 2009 7:39 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: SNOW!
Replies: 42
Views: 3003

Re: SNOW!

Snow's nice, when you are not outside whilst it's snowing :lol:

My brother made a snowman on top of his shed and then shot it the day after with his pellet gun :lol:
by Joseph Bolas
Wed Feb 04, 2009 7:37 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Handheld game from 2000
Replies: 6
Views: 895

Re: Handheld game from 2000

Awesome review Gary :).

I remember having to go all the way to Runcorn just to get my hands on this game :P (the original).

I actually played the Deluxe version too during lunch break at COLIN (2008 I think it was) but I only used it for the number games.
by Joseph Bolas
Wed Feb 04, 2009 10:12 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Podcast Episode 5
Replies: 34
Views: 1438

Re: Podcast Episode 5

Jon Corby wrote:Weren't you also busted for cheating on conundrums though?
But that was a Duel though and also that was after the common suffix conundrums were added back in.
by Joseph Bolas
Wed Feb 04, 2009 9:42 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Podcast Episode 5
Replies: 34
Views: 1438

Re: Podcast Episode 5

I may have cheated against the bot during the Letters Attack challenge (not my proudest moment), but I swear I won that game fairly Jono. Also I've never used Countmax at all. What is your proudest moment, out of interest? Before the conundrums were updated to include the common suffixes (-ABLE, -I...
by Joseph Bolas
Wed Feb 04, 2009 1:31 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Podcast Episode 5
Replies: 34
Views: 1438

Re: Podcast Episode 5

I may have cheated against the bot during the Letters Attack challenge (not my proudest moment), but I swear I won that game fairly Jono. Also I've never used Countmax at all.
by Joseph Bolas
Wed Feb 04, 2009 12:33 am
Forum: Games and Puzzles
Topic: XBOX 360
Replies: 23
Views: 1683

Re: XBOX 360

I get my Xbox today :D and I can't wait to get it :D.
by Joseph Bolas
Wed Feb 04, 2009 12:30 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Who has non-Countdown-style hobbies?
Replies: 182
Views: 7496

Re: Who has non-Countdown-style hobbies?

I actually have the sheet music for the Moonlight Sonata, but no keyboard :( Don't let that bother you Joseph - I often find the version in my head is better than the one I produce on the keyboard. But I can't really learn it, if I don't have a keyboard :lol: :D Unless there are online keyboard sit...
by Joseph Bolas
Wed Feb 04, 2009 12:14 am
Forum: Games and Puzzles
Topic: How do you get Pikachu on a bus?
Replies: 31
Views: 2412

Re: How do you get Pikachu on a bus?

Which Pokemon relieves a camel immensely? Could the answer to this one be Sand Slash? :D :idea: :ugeek: I slowly worked through the list until I found something related to the Camel :oops: :P Also going by the list of 493 pokemon, there are 76 pokemon with 9-letters in there names and only one of t...
by Joseph Bolas
Tue Feb 03, 2009 11:57 pm
Forum: Games and Puzzles
Topic: Time Puzzle
Replies: 4
Views: 845

Re: Time Puzzle

They are the first 5 Dinos :D. It's now roughly been a week since I started this puzzle off and I don't think anyone else is going to find any other times, so you might as well post the answers Dinos and your method (if you want) :)
by Joseph Bolas
Tue Feb 03, 2009 11:52 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Who has non-Countdown-style hobbies?
Replies: 182
Views: 7496

Re: Who has non-Countdown-style hobbies?

Something I have been interested in taking up is learning to how play the piano (though with my short attention span, I don't think I would get far). I am a fan of classical music and have been interested in learning how to play pieces like Beethoven's Moonlight Sonata and Mozart's Sonata in C Majo...
by Joseph Bolas
Tue Feb 03, 2009 12:07 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Claims to Fame
Replies: 106
Views: 6339

Re: Claims to Fame

Joseph Bolas wrote:
Jon Stitcher wrote:I can beat you Joseph.

I passed my audition in November 2002 and didn't appear on the show til May 2004.
Damn it :lol:
Just to add to this, I was the first person to stop Jack Welsby from scoring a century in his Octochamp run :D.
by Joseph Bolas
Mon Feb 02, 2009 10:06 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Countdown episode 1
Replies: 30
Views: 1892

Re: Countdown episode 1

It looks so dated!! I can't beleive that contestant is only 28, and Cathy Hytner does not look comfortable at all doing the letters -- and look at the font!!! and they dont even label the boxes she picks from! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lLEaaW-mbyk The font that was used, was called Egyptienne ...
by Joseph Bolas
Mon Feb 02, 2009 9:23 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Claims to Fame
Replies: 106
Views: 6339

Re: Claims to Fame

Jon Stitcher wrote:I can beat you Joseph.

I passed my audition in November 2002 and didn't appear on the show til May 2004.
Damn it :lol:
by Joseph Bolas
Mon Feb 02, 2009 4:43 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Monday 2nd February 2009 (Series 60, Prelim 1)
Replies: 32
Views: 1833

Re: Monday 2nd February 2009 (Series 60, Prelim 1)

Nice recap Kai :D
Kai Laddiman wrote:Round 2: E A I P K T Z S I

C1: PASTIE (6)
C2: sitake (Perhaps another obscure card game?)
OT: PIETAS (6) PITIES (6) TIKIAS (6)
Score: 12–6 (max 12)
I was thinking that he actually meant SHITAKE* as in the Japanese mushroom.

*Also can be spelt SHIITAKE :)
by Joseph Bolas
Mon Feb 02, 2009 12:44 am
Forum: Games and Puzzles
Topic: A-E-I-O-U
Replies: 22
Views: 1606

Re: A-E-I-O-U

Ian Volante wrote:
Joseph Bolas wrote:
Ian Volante wrote:I mentioned ABSTEMIOUS further up the page.
I saw that post, but ABSTEMIOUS is 10-letters long :)
Not if you say it with your mouth shut :P
:lol: The word that I was on about was ARSENIOUS :D
by Joseph Bolas
Mon Feb 02, 2009 12:30 am
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: CoBris 2009
Replies: 16
Views: 2585

Re: CoBris 2009

Does anybody have any information about it this year? I am incredibly keen to go having missed CoLin, but I don't know the date. Can I have some URGENT help please? :) COBRIS 2006 and 2007 were both held on the first Saturday of July, so if there is one this year, presumably it would be on Saturday...
by Joseph Bolas
Mon Feb 02, 2009 12:23 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Who has non-Countdown-style hobbies?
Replies: 182
Views: 7496

Re: Who has non-Countdown-style hobbies?

Something I have been interested in taking up is learning to how play the piano (though with my short attention span, I don't think I would get far). I am a fan of classical music and have been interested in learning how to play pieces like Beethoven's Moonlight Sonata and Mozart's Sonata in C Major...
by Joseph Bolas
Mon Feb 02, 2009 12:07 am
Forum: Games and Puzzles
Topic: How do you get Pikachu on a bus?
Replies: 31
Views: 2412

Re: How do you get Pikachu on a bus?

Kai Laddiman wrote:Which Pokemon relieves a camel immensely?
Could the answer to this one be Sand Slash?
by Joseph Bolas
Sun Feb 01, 2009 7:33 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Claims to Fame
Replies: 106
Views: 6339

Re: Claims to Fame

Jon O'Neill wrote:
Joseph Bolas wrote:Also I am probably one of few people to come up with a 9-letter word that hadn't made it into the ODE :D
Still hasn't.. not very unique.
I meant to say hasn't :oops:
by Joseph Bolas
Sun Feb 01, 2009 12:10 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Claims to Fame
Replies: 106
Views: 6339

Re: Claims to Fame

I'm going to try and claim the award for longest wait between passing my audition and getting a recording date (it was approx 1 year) which probably would've been longer if I hadn't phoned up to ask when it was :lol: Also I am probably one of few people to come up with a 9-letter word that hadn't ma...
by Joseph Bolas
Fri Jan 30, 2009 10:31 pm
Forum: Games and Puzzles
Topic: Countdown Scattergories 6
Replies: 11
Views: 1055

Re: Countdown Scattergories 6

The competition has now closed :) The winners of the sixth Countdown Scattergories game are Rosemary Roberts and Psycho Tony :) The overall scoreboard came out as follows: 1st - Rosemary Roberts: 87 1st - Psycho Tony: 87 3rd - Kai Laddiman: 85 3rd - Callum Laddiman: 85 5th - Matt Morrison: 83 6th - ...
by Joseph Bolas
Fri Jan 30, 2009 9:00 pm
Forum: Games and Puzzles
Topic: Countdown Scattergories 6
Replies: 11
Views: 1055

Re: Countdown Scattergories 6

Just a reminder to all, who haven't played yet, that there is now only 1 hour left in this competition :). You never know, a last minute entry could win this competition :D (or stop Kai from beating Callum :lol: :P).
by Joseph Bolas
Fri Jan 30, 2009 8:47 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 30th January (CofC XIII GF)
Replies: 85
Views: 5674

Re: Spoilers for Friday 30th January (CofC XIII GF)

Poor Rachel - what stinky numbers and I bet Carol devotees were shouting at the camera ' Bet Carol would have got it' I don't think so. The first and third numbers were solveable but only had 1 solution each and the second numbers you could get only 1 away, again though there was only 1 solution. T...
by Joseph Bolas
Fri Jan 30, 2009 6:05 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 30th January 2009 (CoC XIII Final)
Replies: 10
Views: 1265

Re: Friday 30th January 2009 (CoC XIII Final)

At the end of the match Charlie hugged Jon. I think you'll find he hugged me. Steve's spot of the conundrum MANAGANESE MANGANESE. Round 7: S T R T O A E I G C1: GAROTTES (8) C2: TOASTIER (8) OT: GOATIEST (8) Score: 41–41 (max 52) This is an old Jimdic error, GOATY is valid but not GOATIER or GOATIE...
by Joseph Bolas
Fri Jan 30, 2009 5:32 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 30th January 2009 (CoC XIII Final)
Replies: 10
Views: 1265

Friday 30th January 2009 (CoC XIII Final)

After 14 days (or just 3 days if you were in the studio) of some truly nail-biting games, we have now come to the final of the CoC XII, which incidentally may be the last CoC as well. Our two finalists are as follows: Charlie Reams - Charlie's first game was against Series 58 semi-finalist Peter Dav...
by Joseph Bolas
Fri Jan 30, 2009 4:57 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 30th January (CofC XIII GF)
Replies: 85
Views: 5674

Re: Spoilers for Friday 30th January (CofC XIII GF)

That was a brilliant final to watch. Well done to both Steve and Charlie for getting to the final.

Well done to Steve for winning and commiserations to Charlie.

The recap should be up in a little while :)
by Joseph Bolas
Fri Jan 30, 2009 12:42 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Series 60 Grand Final
Replies: 25
Views: 1950

Re: Series 60 Grand Final

Wow, what a game! Surely this has to be one of the best series performances ever from the latest xicount, Kirk Bevins! Absolutely destroyed pretty much all his opponents! But Joseph Bolas gave him a run for his money in the Quarter Final ;) Al :lol: now now Allan, lets try to keep this thread belie...
by Joseph Bolas
Thu Jan 29, 2009 8:59 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Who has non-Countdown-style hobbies?
Replies: 182
Views: 7496

Re: Who has non-Countdown-style hobbies?

Pokemon is an awesome serious of video games, and anyone who says otherwise has allowed themselves to be blinded by the awful array of toys/animated films/other shit that has grown to accompany it. Something I collected when I was younger was the Pokemon Cards. I must have about 1,000 of them (thou...
by Joseph Bolas
Thu Jan 29, 2009 8:11 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Who has non-Countdown-style hobbies?
Replies: 182
Views: 7496

Re: Who has non-Countdown-style hobbies?

Joseph: I was in a GAME shop a few months back and a staff-woman asked my brother if he liked Pokemon. He pointed me out to her, and then she gave me several loose Pokemon cards, saying they'd been there for a while and they couldn't get rid of them. So now I own a 4th generation Eevee card, a pret...
by Joseph Bolas
Thu Jan 29, 2009 7:42 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Who has non-Countdown-style hobbies?
Replies: 182
Views: 7496

Re: Who has non-Countdown-style hobbies?

Pokemon is an awesome serious of video games, and anyone who says otherwise has allowed themselves to be blinded by the awful array of toys/animated films/other shit that has grown to accompany it. Something I collected when I was younger was the Pokemon Cards. I must have about 1,000 of them (thou...
by Joseph Bolas
Thu Jan 29, 2009 4:53 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 29/01/2009, CofC semi-final #2
Replies: 81
Views: 3561

Re: Spoilers for 29/01/2009, CofC semi-final #2

Jon Corby wrote:Anyone noticed anything else about the photo yet?
You changed the scores around to make it look like you won :P
by Joseph Bolas
Thu Jan 29, 2009 4:39 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Who has non-Countdown-style hobbies?
Replies: 182
Views: 7496

Re: Who has non-Countdown-style hobbies?

Something I have been interested in since school was Typography and collecting certain fonts (like gameshow fonts etc). Haha, I used to enjoy a bit of that! Not exclusively gameshows but any 'famous' font - TV shows, products (like the original Playstation font) etc. etc. Nowadays I have to choose ...
by Joseph Bolas
Thu Jan 29, 2009 4:15 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 29/01/2009, CofC semi-final #2
Replies: 81
Views: 3561

Re: Spoilers for 29/01/2009, CofC semi-final #2

That was a brilliant game to watch. Well done to both Charlie and Jon.

It should be an interesting final tomorrow.
by Joseph Bolas
Thu Jan 29, 2009 12:08 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: A strange coincidence
Replies: 20
Views: 2259

Re: A strange coincidence

Gavin Chipper wrote:Really? This is great news.
I agree. I'm very pleased for Kirk and hope he becomes an Octochamp :)
by Joseph Bolas
Wed Jan 28, 2009 10:31 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Tuesday 27 January 2009 (C of C QF4)
Replies: 11
Views: 1257

Re: Tuesday 27 January 2009 (C of C QF4)

Nice work! Only way I can think of that the first trick could be done would be if Rachel got handed a different piece of paper than the one the numbers were written on. And didn't Nick only declare PIPE or something in R13? You don't see the 4 numbers that were written down, so really all that tric...
by Joseph Bolas
Wed Jan 28, 2009 10:22 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Who has non-Countdown-style hobbies?
Replies: 182
Views: 7496

Re: Who has non-Countdown-style hobbies?

Something I have been interested in since school was Typography and collecting certain fonts (like gameshow fonts etc).
by Joseph Bolas
Wed Jan 28, 2009 5:10 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: what's your top 10 favourite films?
Replies: 101
Views: 6070

Re: what's your top 10 favourite films?

10 of mine would be:

1408
American Pie (1, 2 and 3)
Back to the Future II (not I or III though)
Clue
Employee of the Month
Entrapment
Miracle on 34th Street
Silent Hill
The Italian Job (2003 version)
You've Got Mail
by Joseph Bolas
Wed Jan 28, 2009 5:00 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 28th January CofC XIII SF1
Replies: 39
Views: 2605

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 28th January (CofC XIII SF1)

I was hoping for an 'E' to come out in round 2 for SIGNATURE, but an 'I' came out instead. Also after Steve got MANGANESE and Nick got DAVENPORT, in previous games, I thought one of them might've spotted VARIFOCAL. It was another brilliant game though and well done to Steve for getting into the Fina...
by Joseph Bolas
Wed Jan 28, 2009 1:27 pm
Forum: Games and Puzzles
Topic: Cryptic Forumites 2
Replies: 98
Views: 6273

Re: Cryptic Forumites 2

Some very good clues there Phil :)

They were too smart for me to solve :lol:, even #2, as I could only work out how you got JOSEPH :oops:.
by Joseph Bolas
Tue Jan 27, 2009 11:26 pm
Forum: Games and Puzzles
Topic: A-E-I-O-U
Replies: 22
Views: 1606

Re: A-E-I-O-U

I do! FACETIOUS, and if you want to count the Y as a vowel as well, FACETIOUSLY! Going by a previous post of mine in another thread, there is a total of 54 9-letter Countdown words that contain A, E, I, O and U, and as well as FACETIOUS, there is actually another 9-letter word to contain the vowels...
by Joseph Bolas
Tue Jan 27, 2009 10:10 pm
Forum: Games and Puzzles
Topic: A-E-I-O-U
Replies: 22
Views: 1606

Re: A-E-I-O-U

I do! FACETIOUS, and if you want to count the Y as a vowel as well, FACETIOUSLY! Going by a previous post of mine in another thread, there is a total of 54 9-letter Countdown words that contain A, E, I, O and U, and as well as FACETIOUS, there is actually another 9-letter word to contain the vowels...
by Joseph Bolas
Tue Jan 27, 2009 9:06 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Two Player Game Shows
Replies: 54
Views: 1583

Re: Two Player Game Shows

Can't Cook, Won't Cook was a cookery gameshow that was 1-on-1.
by Joseph Bolas
Tue Jan 27, 2009 8:52 pm
Forum: Games and Puzzles
Topic: Evian
Replies: 14
Views: 1402

Re: Evian

Although not an anagram REEBOK is actually allowed in Countdown. It's a variant spelling of RHEBOK, which is a small South African antelope.

NIKE = KINE
by Joseph Bolas
Tue Jan 27, 2009 6:53 pm
Forum: Games and Puzzles
Topic: Time Puzzle
Replies: 4
Views: 845

Time Puzzle

The following picture below shows the time 07:19 as displayed on some 24-hour LCD clocks: http://i89.photobucket.com/albums/k210/jpbolas/Miscellaneous/Time1.png Now if you add the numbers together you get 17 (0+7+1+9) and if you add the segments together you get 17 again (6+3+2+6) (also 09:17, 17:09...
by Joseph Bolas
Tue Jan 27, 2009 5:42 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 27th January CoC
Replies: 57
Views: 3077

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 27th January CoC

Very well done to both Kai and Nick for a brilliant game.

That was indeed a brilliant spot by Nick with that 9.
by Joseph Bolas
Tue Jan 27, 2009 2:44 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Two Player Game Shows
Replies: 54
Views: 1583

Re: Two Player Game Shows

I think this counts but in The People Versus , one contestant would be asked questions that were set by the public, so each question was a 1-on-1 situation. If the contestant got the question right, they moved on to the next person's question and if they got it wrong, the person who set the questio...
by Joseph Bolas
Tue Jan 27, 2009 2:29 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Two Player Game Shows
Replies: 54
Views: 1583

Re: Two Player Game Shows

I think this counts but in The People Versus , one contestant would be asked questions that were set by the public, so each question was a 1-on-1 situation. If the contestant got the question right, they moved on to the next person's question and if they got it wrong, the person who set the question...
by Joseph Bolas
Tue Jan 27, 2009 12:00 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Two Player Game Shows
Replies: 54
Views: 1583

Re: Two Player Game Shows

Even though there were two couples, up until the final round, it was a 1-on-1, from each couple in All Clued Up.

Now that they should bring back too :D
by Joseph Bolas
Mon Jan 26, 2009 4:37 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 26th January 2009 CoC QFIII (3
Replies: 27
Views: 1640

Re: Spoilers for Monday 26th January 2009 CoC QFIII (3

Ben Hunter wrote:SIGHTSEER was an impressive spot by Jonathan.
That was a very good spot by Jonathan.

Well done to Jon and commiserations to Jonathan. Can't wait to see the match between Corby and Reams.
by Joseph Bolas
Mon Jan 26, 2009 2:29 pm
Forum: Games and Puzzles
Topic: Countdown Scattergories 6
Replies: 11
Views: 1055

Re: Countdown Scattergories 6

Martin Gardner wrote:Couldn't you do six in roman numerals ? :mrgreen:
:lol: I guess you can't see my signature then :P
DebbiF wrote:Leave the poor chap alone - his brain's working overtime as it is ;)

(Only joking, Joseph!!)
Thank you Debbi :).

My brain is actually working overtime a bit with my college simulations :D
by Joseph Bolas
Mon Jan 26, 2009 1:23 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Who has non-Countdown-style hobbies?
Replies: 182
Views: 7496

Re: Who has non-Countdown-style hobbies?

I'm not sure why they're adding more, being pretty much a beginner at Japanese, but I'd assume they're adding kanji that are used relatively frequently nowadays, or maybe dropping some that aren't used so much in modern times. The third possibility is giving a Japanese word a kanji reading- since k...
by Joseph Bolas
Mon Jan 26, 2009 12:46 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Two Player Game Shows
Replies: 54
Views: 1583

Re: Two Player Game Shows

Paul Howe wrote:Yes, I know. Maybe it's just me but I take game show winner and famous to mean different things.
I wouldn't know, but surely there is a little bit of fame to be had, from becoming a champion on a game show.
by Joseph Bolas
Mon Jan 26, 2009 12:08 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Michael Wallace
Replies: 5
Views: 515

Re: Michael Wallace

That's a great story that :lol:

You should have that picture of the Raccoon as your avatar Michael :D
by Joseph Bolas
Mon Jan 26, 2009 11:38 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Two Player Game Shows
Replies: 54
Views: 1583

Re: Two Player Game Shows

Was "Chain Letters" 1-on-1 action? Chain Letters was 3 contestants. Although that's reminded me of another one - what was that crossword game show? Was that one on one? Or possibly there was a team of two? That was Cross Wits I believe and that was two teams of two, although it was normally 1 conte...
by Joseph Bolas
Mon Jan 26, 2009 8:16 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Two Player Game Shows
Replies: 54
Views: 1583

Re: Two Player Game Shows

And I don't think it was ever predicated on the contestants being famous, just really good at what they do. Actually they were. The competition was for people who were previous gameshow winners. According to Wikipedia the contestants were: Dee Voce, Geoff Owen, Olav Bjortomt, David Edwards, Mark La...