Spring, 1999: When bassett gets stuck as the liberals  
Spring, 1999: And Eric wants to deport his own citizens  
Spring, 1999: Grady is at home, and I'm in bertil'/ motherland  
Spring, 1999: nah bro imma build the wall and mexico will pay for it  
Spring, 1999: We can divide it into two congruent triangles using diagonal d_1. Since the diagonals of a rhombus are perpendicular to each other, we can use d_1 as base and one half of d_2 as the height of the upper triangle (Why?). If we let A_T be the area of the upper triangle, then, calculating its area, we have A_T = \frac{1}{2}bh A_T = \frac{1}{}2(d_1)(\frac{1}{2}d_2) A_T= \frac{1}{4}(d_1)(d_2). Now, we only calculated for the area of the upper triangle. Since the area of the rhombus is twice the area of the upper triangle, we multiply A_T by 2. That is, A = 2A_T A = 2(\frac{1}{4}d_1d_2) A = \frac{1}{2}d_1d_2. Method 2 The second method is to enclose the rhombus with a rectangle. This can be done by drawing lines parallel to the diagonals and passing through the vertices (see figure below). 

Spring, 1999: Bertil is in the Great white north  
Spring, 1999: We can divide it into two congruent triangles using diagonal d_1. Since the diagonals of a rhombus are perpendicular to each other, we can use d_1 as base and one half of d_2 as the height of the upper triangle (Why?). If we let A_T be the area of the upper triangle, then, calculating its area, we have A_T = \frac{1}{2}bh A_T = \frac{1}{}2(d_1)(\frac{1}{2}d_2) A_T= \frac{1}{4}(d_1)(d_2). Now, we only calculated for the area of the upper triangle. Since the area of the rhombus is twice the area of the upper triangle, we multiply A_T by 2. That is, A = 2A_T A = 2(\frac{1}{4}d_1d_2) A = \frac{1}{2}d_1d_2. Method 2 The second method is to enclose the rhombus with a rectangle. This can be done by drawing lines parallel to the diagonals and passing through the vertices (see figure below). 

Spring, 1999: Someone tell Jacob and Gish to move  
Autumn, 1999: Infertile Bertile go  
Autumn, 1999: Infertile Bertile go  
Autumn, 1999: Hank took an L, he vacated two of his three supply centers that he needed to stay in to get the builds  
Autumn, 1999: Wèn bertil is obviously going for Manitoba, but doesn't realize that the heartland can build in Minnesota  
Autumn, 1999: When sam puts an accent on the e in wen and also spells wen wrong and doesn't realize i dont care if he builds in minnisota  
Autumn, 1999: and u spelled minnesota wrong bro  
Autumn, 1999: Wèn bertil is obviously going for Manitoba, but doesn't realize that the heartland can build in Minnesota  
Autumn, 1999: Welp, Mr. Bertil, you shan't be getting too many more builds  
Autumn, 1999: yeah. Ha  
Autumn, 1999: Well sam, ur cuba so jokes on you  
Autumn, 1999: dude cuba is good, jokes on u bertil u wont be getting builds 

Autumn, 1999: Interesting how this game is going  
Autumn, 1999: yeah  
Autumn, 1999: yeah  
Autumn, 1999: Bc and cali aren't fighting, greenland uncontested, Yutacan taken by Texas right off the bat And florida leaves all three home centers open and then doesn't get attacked by cuba 

Autumn, 1999: lol. Im here just like ha  
Autumn, 1999: move texas  
Autumn, 2000: Hm  
Autumn, 2000: Lol  
Autumn, 2000: Lol  
Spring, 2001: Strangest bc and cali moves I've seen before  
Spring, 2001: Shhhh don't tell Cuba  
Spring, 2002: Mcjuggernigget  
Autumn, 2002: Mcjuggernigget  
Autumn, 2002: Mcjuggernigget  
Autumn, 2002: Mcjuggernigget  
Autumn, 2002: Mcjuggernigget  
Autumn, 2002: Go bois  
Autumn, 2003: Someone text Jgrode  
Spring, 2004: Go jason  
Autumn, 2009: Once Cuba Peru and California are gone I'm down to draw 3 way  
Autumn, 2010: I hope you both band together and fuck Eric.  
Autumn, 2010: Good bye feggits  
Spring, 2011: Well this is an ideal time to draw I have smax as a meat shield so i wont be out probably for at least the next 6 turns 

Spring, 2011: I'm not drawing with you  
Spring, 2011: Quite straightforward :)  
Spring, 2011: Sorry but u have 3 supply's I have 26  
Spring, 2011: Yes but Its going to be long and hard to get rid of me  
Spring, 2011: Well then  
Spring, 2011: Oh great um British Columbia just NMR ed out or left  
Spring, 2011: Well gg  
Autumn, 2011: Congrats on your solo Grady 
Florida 
Red Leader Hornbeek
(0 )
Won. Bet: 5 , won: 50
36 supplycenters, 28 units  
Mexico 
emanwingnut
(100 )
Survived. Bet: 5
15 supplycenters, 13 units  
Peru 
Jacob63831
(160 )
Survived. Bet: 5
4 supplycenters, 4 units  
BritishColumbia 
VI Lenin
(100 )
Resigned. Bet: 5
3 supplycenters, 6 units  
Texas 
Jgrode
(100 )
Defeated. Bet: 5
 
California 
420thReich
(100 )
Defeated. Bet: 5
 
Quebec 
JangelTheGreat
(100 )
Defeated. Bet: 5
 
Heartland 
gishthefish
(0 )
Defeated. Bet: 5
 
Cuba 
General Smax
(0 )
Defeated. Bet: 5
 
NewYork 
Twichell
(0 )
Defeated. Bet: 5

General Smax (0 )  Cuba (Autumn, 2010) with 2 centres. 
JangelTheGreat (100 )  Quebec (Spring, 2008) with 1 centres. 
VI Lenin (100 )  BritishColumbia (Spring, 2011) with 10 centres. 
Jgrode (100 )  Texas (Spring, 2004) with 2 centres. 