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Phantom

Posted 18 January 2013 - 09:40 PM

View PostEstuarian Float, on 18 January 2013 - 07:15 PM, said:

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Is this still going on?

No, but you could start a new game if you'd like...

Nah, haven't got the time. I wasn't sure if it had been started up for this year though.

Estuarian Float

Posted 18 January 2013 - 07:15 PM

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Is this still going on?

No, but you could start a new game if you'd like...

Toast

Posted 18 January 2013 - 05:29 PM

View PostPhantom, on 18 January 2013 - 05:06 PM, said:


Is that a typo?

Phantom

Posted 18 January 2013 - 05:06 PM

Is this still going on?
Here's a beauty of a headline
Cross-dressing meth priest liked sex in rectory

Paul Bearer

Posted 12 January 2013 - 09:18 PM

View Postmaryportfuncity, on 12 January 2013 - 09:12 PM, said:

It's been emotional, played PB!

Aye Maryport. An emotional rollercoaster. ;)

maryportfuncity

Posted 12 January 2013 - 09:12 PM

It's been emotional, played PB!

Paul Bearer

Posted 04 January 2013 - 05:43 PM

View PostEstuarian Float, on 03 January 2013 - 11:55 PM, said:

I had a little difficulty deciding on the final scores. The only seemingly viable headlines I saw were maryport's "Obama Scrapes Home" and Paul Bearer's "Cow tramples woman walking dog."

Maryport's line includes a subject noun and a verb so it scrapes home. I accept it.

And for Paul Bearer's line, unfortunately I dont believe I ever made a rule regarding plurals. Paul chose the wording "Cow tramples" while the news headline says "Cows trample."






With that said... maryport's 12 point gain is still not eno...

Estuarian Float

Posted 03 January 2013 - 11:55 PM

I had a little difficulty deciding on the final scores. The only seemingly viable headlines I saw were maryport's "Obama Scrapes Home" and Paul Bearer's "Cow tramples woman walking dog."

Maryport's line includes a subject noun and a verb so it scrapes home. I accept it.

And for Paul Bearer's line, unfortunately I dont believe I ever made a rule regarding plurals. Paul chose the wording "Cow tramples" while the news headline says "Cows trample."






With that said... maryport's 12 point gain is still not enough to reach the top. I declare Paul Bearer the winner of Predict The Paper 2012!


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angryGreatness

Posted 22 December 2012 - 07:46 PM

-Mitt Romney wins Republican nomination
-Barack Obama wins re-election

-Assad government falls
-Zsa Zsa Gabor rushed to hospital
-Gibb looses cancer battle
-Mubarak found guilty
-Snow kills several in Northeastern USA

maryportfuncity

Posted 22 December 2012 - 07:25 PM

Hmm, none of us got the headlines right for the failed prophecy, this is as close as I came.


http://news.cnet.com/8301-17938_105-57560285-1/mayan-apocalypse-fails-according-to-australia/

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