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    Not so psychotic in 2018. Hasay was scheduled to...

    Not so psychotic in 2018. Hasay was scheduled to run, but pulled out ahead of the race due to injury.
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    I vote for one of the best. Years ago my dad...

    I vote for one of the best.

    Years ago my dad had finished the paper, then starting complaining about this ad (I think it was for The Broadway) that had a very small message, surrounded by white...
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    I thought this post belonged here also.

    I thought this post belonged here also.
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    And where would the water go if the ice wall was...

    And where would the water go if the ice wall was breached?
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    An online sports book is currently taking bets...

    An online sports book is currently taking bets with a cutoff date of 11/30.
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    USA Today reported that the shows would be taped...

    USA Today reported that the shows would be taped in early December. The Jeopardy! website currently lists only December 3 and 4 for taping dates. That suggests any betting might have to close more...
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    I almost posted something similar, then...

    I almost posted something similar, then remembered

    https://i.kym-cdn.com/photos/images/original/001/323/410/4e3.jpg

    I give extra credit for originality.
  8. It depends what you mean by "became a thing." We...

    It depends what you mean by "became a thing." We had posts back to March 2017 on several aspects of legality of the Monza project, including legality of the shoes.

    This article was published 11...
  9. When I read this article from the headline page,...

    When I read this article from the headline page, it proved to be much more interesting and informative than I anticipated.

    My huge disclaimers are that I was 20% slower than these guys and more a...
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    That's my take also. It sounds like each day will...

    That's my take also. It sounds like each day will be an hour show. The first half hour will be a game of Jeopardy!. The second half hour will be another game of Jeopardy!. High total for the two...
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    I wouldn't take "half a second" too literally....

    I wouldn't take "half a second" too literally. WA.org has 3:39.58.
    https://www.worldathletics.org/athletes/united-states/jeff-atkinson-13680
    Navigate "Results" > "1958"
    It also lists 3:37.64 for...
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    Not a two-day tournament:

    Not a two-day tournament:
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    We have 1 Dave Campbell 3:39.28, still the meet...

    We have 1 Dave Campbell 3:39.28, still the meet record (meet site + wa.org), 2 Jeff Atkinson 3:39.58 (gh + wa.org), 3 Ray Flynn 3:40.20 (wa.org + Vancouver Sun)
    We also have wa.org with 3:39.74 (La...
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    I'm voting for third not being faster than second.

    I'm voting for third not being faster than second.
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    wa.org has 3:40.20. Peter Rono was 6th....

    wa.org has 3:40.20. Peter Rono was 6th.
    https://www.worldathletics.org/athletes/ireland/ray-flynn-875
    Tab to Results then 1988.
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    https://www.usatoday.com/story/entertainment/tv/20...

    https://www.usatoday.com/story/entertainment/tv/2019/11/18/jeopardy-james-holzhauer-ken-jennings-brad-rutter-duel-abc/4201669002/
    January 7-8, 2020 ABC primetime. I'll certainly be watching.
  17. Results are at...

    Results are at
    https://evenementen.uitslagen.nl/2019/zevenheuvelenloop/
    Click on "NN Zevenheuvelenloop - 15 km" on the first dropdown. Click on any runner to get km splits. Gidey was 16th overall....
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    Someone compiled a list of these. It includes my...

    Someone compiled a list of these. It includes my favorite: Cairo.

    https://www.mentalfloss.com/article/50967/20-towns-named-other-towns-pronounced-differently
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    Does this help? ...

    Does this help?

    https://www.upi.com/Archives/1984/07/02/Track-and-Field-ResultsNEWLNDN-Galan-International-Meet-At-Stockholm-July-2/4155457588800/
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    If I have the numbers right she is 167/174 for...

    If I have the numbers right she is 167/174 for all her appearances, including 8/8 on daily doubles and 6/8 on final jeopardies. Unbelievable.

    Unfortunately she ran into the GOAT. Fortunately she...
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    Sorry to continue hijacking this ugly thread. ...

    Sorry to continue hijacking this ugly thread.

    re Marichal v Roseboro: As a Huge Dodger fan before and after they moved west, I was watching this game when this happened and was horrified when...
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    Amazing championship. James 58/64, Emma 32/32 for...

    Amazing championship. James 58/64, Emma 32/32 for the two games. When they met earlier, neither missed a question. I can't match those numbers with a pause button and Google.
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    It depends. If I share my location with...

    It depends.

    If I share my location with Google, the meet is at my house. Not sure if a 400m track will fit, but the long throws are a problem with the neighbors.

    If I use Opera, which uses a...
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    Officials were given until October 15 to apply...

    Officials were given until October 15 to apply for the 2020 major championships. That application was for Miramar FL again. None of that information is on USATF 2.0.
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    163.5 is not changing. I only posted it for...

    163.5 is not changing. I only posted it for reference. Within 163.5, (a), (b), and (c) are actions where the competitor will not be disqualified if they do not impede another competitor (163.4) or...
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