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by azcat1990
Mon May 16, 2022 3:01 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110220

Re: The Counting Game

1394 is the world record for the most people dressed as Ninja Turtles achieved by the Nickelodeon Suites Resort (USA) in Orlando, Florida, USA on 9 August 2014.
by azcat1990
Mon May 09, 2022 3:53 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110220

Re: The Counting Game

1347 - The Black Plague arrived in Europe when 12 ships from the Black Sea docked at the Sicilian port of Messina. People gathered on the docks were met with a horrifying surprise: Most sailors aboard the ships were dead, and those still alive were gravely ill and covered in black boils that oozed b...
by azcat1990
Tue May 03, 2022 2:28 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110220

Re: The Counting Game

1276 pages is the length of "The Count of Monte Crisco " (Penguin Classics) by Alexandre Dumas. If you read at 250 words per minute (?) it will take you 31 hours to complete.
by azcat1990
Sun Apr 10, 2022 1:13 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110220

Re: The Counting Game

1233 is the Scott # of the 5 cent US postal stamp produced in 1963 - displaying broken chains - celebrating the 100th anniversary of Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation.
by azcat1990
Sat Apr 09, 2022 2:12 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110220

Re: The Counting Game

1,226 kg (2,702 lb 13.9 oz) is the world record heaviest pumpkin and was grown by Stefano Cutrupi (Italy) from Radda in Chianti, Tuscany, Italy. It was weighed at the 10th Campionato della Zuccone pumpkin festival held in Peccioli, Italy, on 26 September 2021. The giant gourd had a width of 3.56 m (...
by azcat1990
Thu Apr 07, 2022 12:52 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110220

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1221 km is the estimated radius of the Earth's inner iron core which is about 19% of the radius of the Earth and 70% of the radius of the Moon.

Its volume is about 7.6 billion cubic km (7.6 × 1018 m3), which is about 0.7% of the volume of the whole Earth.
by azcat1990
Sat Apr 02, 2022 1:56 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110220

Re: The Counting Game

Identification Order 1217 from the U.S. Department of Justice is the FBI wanted document for John Dillinger, notorious American gangster. This document was produced after he was arrested for bank robbery and murder and two escapes from jail between September 1933 and January 1934. It contains his fi...
by azcat1990
Wed Mar 09, 2022 2:51 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110220

Re: The Counting Game

Are those Earth days or Kepler-1178b days?
Must be 24 hour periods as they don't know too much about this one yet.
by azcat1990
Fri Mar 04, 2022 5:35 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110220

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Kepler-1178b is a potentially rocky exoplanet that orbits a K-type star (Kepler-1178) and discovered in 2016 . It's mass is 1.24 Earths, radius 1.07 Earths and transits around its star every 31.8 days. It is located 10954.91 light years, or 336.00 parsecs from Earth.
by azcat1990
Sat Jan 15, 2022 1:18 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110220

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1139 - Cosmos 1139 was a Soviet photo surveillance satellite launched from the Plesetsk cosmodrome aboard a Soyuz rocket. The spacecraft performed mapping, geodesy, earth resources tasks.
by azcat1990
Wed Jan 05, 2022 9:01 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110220

Re: The Counting Game

1125 is the number of asteroids discovered by Dr Eugene Shoemaker (USA) (1928-97), many in partnership with his wife, Carolyn. Famously discovered the comet Shoemaker-Levy, which impacted with Jupiter in July 1994
by azcat1990
Tue Sep 21, 2021 10:42 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110220

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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: 1478
Views: 110220

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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: 1478
Views: 110220

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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: 10802

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: 1478
Views: 110220

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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: 1478
Views: 110220

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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: 1478
Views: 110220

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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: 2867

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: 1478
Views: 110220

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733 is the number Jesse Owens wore at the 1936 Olympics Games in Berlin.