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by dick@oldhall
Fri Feb 07, 2020 7:21 pm
Forum: The questions
Topic: Elitherotesephobia
Replies: 6
Views: 175

Re: Elitherotesephobia

My second answer would be 'just a lot of badly dressed people with nothing much in common', of course. (Hermits, just like me, don't get out much.)
by dick@oldhall
Fri Feb 07, 2020 7:19 pm
Forum: The questions
Topic: Elitherotesephobia
Replies: 6
Views: 175

Re: Elitherotesephobia

Elitherotesephobic I may be, Dave, but I'm going to rise to it and try a 'Herman'?
by dick@oldhall
Fri Feb 07, 2020 12:13 pm
Forum: The questions
Topic: Elitherotesephobia
Replies: 6
Views: 175

Elitherotesephobia

OK, I'm resigned to obscure football 'guess the year' questions and similar. Fair game, I suppose. But please can we avoid questions about spurious neologistic words for phobias, and arcane collective nouns for animals and birds? Oh, and I made 'elitherotesephobia' up from the Greek words 'silly', '...
by dick@oldhall
Fri Jan 17, 2020 11:16 pm
Forum: The questions
Topic: 66
Replies: 5
Views: 216

Re: 66

Some comments are just little funnies, Dave, intended to cheer us all up, not necessarily criticisms. And we're all entitled to our opinions, or points of view - especially up here in the High Peak - or 'Montevideo' as it's known in the capital of Uruguay on the Plate estuary.
by dick@oldhall
Thu Dec 12, 2019 11:34 pm
Forum: The questions
Topic: Sixes and Sevens
Replies: 2
Views: 226

Sixes and Sevens

A certain leonine albino question setter has got into a proper two and eight, and is at sixes and sevens over tens and elevens. Apollo 11's command module was - as any fule no - Columbia, with Eagle as the lander (as in "has landed"). Apollo 10 was the one Charlie Brown with Snoopy. I queried the qu...
by dick@oldhall
Thu Dec 05, 2019 11:19 pm
Forum: Quiz League Matters
Topic: Message for the Shepherds/Oddies
Replies: 11
Views: 506

Re: Message for the Oddies

The Shepherds are playing us that night. It might be a kindness for somebody from the Oddies match to liaise with the Sheps over picking up the questions, and save someone a trek up the A6?