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by azcat1990
Tue Sep 21, 2021 10:42 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1144
Views: 88578

Re: The Counting Game

922 is the world record number of people playing Settlers of Catan simultaneously. The event took place during the trade show Gen Con Indy 2013. The game was set up as one continuous Seafarer's expansion board with all 922 players, with the final winner being the first to reach 25 points.
by azcat1990
Tue Aug 03, 2021 3:04 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1144
Views: 88578

Re: The Counting Game

836th Air Division, an inactive USAF organization included the 355th Tactical Training wing based in Tucson, Arizona from 1981-1992. They flew the A-10 Thunderbolt II jets. A-10 pairs would fly low and slow directly over the University of Arizona (Davis-Monthan AFB is located just south of the schoo...
by azcat1990
Wed Jul 21, 2021 9:57 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1144
Views: 88578

Re: The Counting Game

832 steps (98 flights of stairs, 520 feet, 158m upwards) to the top of the Space Needle in Seattle, WA.
by azcat1990
Fri Jun 25, 2021 6:04 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Poetry, Lyrics, and More
Replies: 67
Views: 9690

Re: Poetry, Lyrics, and More

Russia says trust me
Trieste now looks good in green
why no bounce in Black?
by azcat1990
Sun Jun 13, 2021 4:40 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1144
Views: 88578

Re: The Counting Game

806 g (1 lb 12.43 oz) is the record for the most ice cream eaten in one minute achieved by Isaac Harding-Davis (Australia) on Channel NINE Today in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia on 16 July 2017. Though suffering mild symptoms of brain freeze, he was able to eat just over two tubs of Ben & Jerry...
by azcat1990
Wed May 12, 2021 2:19 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1144
Views: 88578

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763 mph (1228 kph) is the land speed record held by Royal Air Force fighter pilot Wing Commander Andy Green driving the ThrustSSC on October 15th 1997 in Nevada. This exceeded the sound barrier... The ThrustSSC was powered by two afterburning Rolls-Royce Spe turbofan engines, as used in the British ...
by azcat1990
Wed May 12, 2021 2:14 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1144
Views: 88578

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762 - the number of home runs by Barry Bonds, the all-time leader in American baseball, though perhaps with an * at some point. He passed Hank Aaron, who hit 755, on August 7, 2007. The only other player to have hit 700 or more is Babe Ruth with 714. No co
by azcat1990
Mon May 10, 2021 8:41 pm
Forum: Diplomacy Advice
Topic: Two-player WWI-powers variant?
Replies: 4
Views: 1570

Re: Two-player WWI-powers variant?

Not a great answer perhaps but if you're the experienced one you can write your orders down while he simply positions his pieces on the physical board (halfway across the border for a move, standing upright against a move for a support etc). He might even enjoy the more tactile experience. Of course...
by azcat1990
Tue Apr 06, 2021 5:21 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1144
Views: 88578

Re: The Counting Game

733 is the number Jesse Owens wore at the 1936 Olympics Games in Berlin.
by azcat1990
Wed Mar 31, 2021 4:51 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1144
Views: 88578

Re: The Counting Game

725 - the number of pull ups in one hour (female) to set a Guinness World Record. This feat was was achieved by Eva Clarke (Australia) at Al Wahda Mall in Abu Dhabi, UAE on 10 March 2016.
by azcat1990
Tue Mar 30, 2021 6:02 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: How Old are Diplomacy Players
Replies: 70
Views: 7982

Re: How Old are Diplomacy Players

52. Started mid 1980s with friends and then at LA conventions (Orccon, Gateway). After moving to the East Coast in 1990 discovered the Category 23 - "Cat23" - Diplomacy discussion board on GEnie (General Electric's idea to sell mainframe off hours time with a sort of uber BBS) where a strong communi...
by azcat1990
Sun Feb 07, 2021 2:31 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1144
Views: 88578

Re: The Counting Game

SSN-670 the USS Finback was the 22nd of 37 Sturgeon-class submarines and one of two subs to test modifcations for the Deep Submergence Rescue Vehicle (DSRV). "What should have been one of the finer moments in Finback’s career was ultimately overshadowed by one of the more disreputable episodes in th...
by azcat1990
Thu Jan 28, 2021 11:03 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1144
Views: 88578

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652 - number of career saves (American Baseball stat) by NY Yankees relief pitcher Mariano Rivera - the leader in that category. One save that got away was in game 7 of the 2001 World Series against the Arizona Diamondbacks, giving the D-backs the championship in only their 4th year (it was the 100t...
by azcat1990
Tue Jan 26, 2021 5:17 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1144
Views: 88578

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647 is the California Penal Code statute that defines the crimes of lewd conduct, prostitution, panhandling, public intoxication, squatting, loitering and invasion of privacy. These sections are generally referred to as crimes of disorderly conduct.
by azcat1990
Sat Jan 16, 2021 4:21 pm
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Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1144
Views: 88578

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621 - the height in meters (or metres if you prefer) of the tallest "mountain" on the Isle of Man: Snaefell (Old Norse: snjœ-fjall/snjó-fall – snow mountain). The summit is crowned by a railway station, cafe and several communications masts
by azcat1990
Thu Jan 14, 2021 5:55 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1144
Views: 88578

Re: The Counting Game

6:13 the length of Bob Dylan's "Like A Rolling Stone" Columbia Records was unhappy with both the song's length at over six minutes and its heavy electric sound, and was hesitant to release it. It was only when a month later a copy was leaked to a new popular music club and heard by influential DJs t...
by azcat1990
Fri Jan 08, 2021 3:53 pm
Forum: Diplomacy Advice
Topic: France vs Austria Bot Challenge
Replies: 214
Views: 79909

Re: France vs Austria Bot Challenge

I was wondering about its draws as well: https://webdiplomacy.net/board.php?gameID=340326#gamePanel A weird one in that S06 I held Greece/Bulgaria and Turkey was still neutral, but that crumbled and by W07 he had 17 dots. A recapture of Tunis and a lucky guess in Turkey brought us back to 16-16. I w...
by azcat1990
Thu Jan 07, 2021 3:39 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1144
Views: 88578

Re: The Counting Game

602nd Tank Destroyer Battalion was a tank destroyer battalion of the United States Army active during the Second World War. The battalion was formed in March 1941 as the 2nd Infantry Division Provisional Antitank Battalion, and on 15 December, was redesignated as the 602nd Tank Destroyer Battalion, ...
by azcat1990
Sun Jan 03, 2021 2:06 pm
Forum: Diplomacy Advice
Topic: France vs Austria Bot Challenge
Replies: 214
Views: 79909

Re: France vs Austria Bot Challenge

I just went back to my game and walked through it because I recall being surprised about getting St.Pete. In S03 he advances Sev-Mos. But then in F03 & S04 Moscow holds. 'He' could have taken St.Pete or bounced me in those turns. In S07 he could have taken Berlin if he'd have tapped Munich, but was ...
by azcat1990
Sun Nov 29, 2020 1:02 pm
Forum: Diplomacy Advice
Topic: Best Piece of Diplomacy Advice
Replies: 50
Views: 9226

Re: Best Piece of Diplomacy Advice

“Hope clouds observation.”
― Frank Herbert, Dune