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by Eoin Monaghan
Wed Oct 31, 2012 8:23 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Countdown 30th Championship - which 41 would you pick?
Replies: 15
Views: 2217

Re: Countdown 30th Championship - which 41 would you pick?

Oliver had January modules so couldn't commit, I couldn't take part due to legislations regarding me not having completed GCSEs - out of the crew's hands. Presumably it's an age thing, rather than a GCSE thing? A bit of both. but I think it is GCSE related - Kai's a few months younger than me but h...
by Eoin Monaghan
Wed Oct 31, 2012 4:30 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Countdown 30th Championship - which 41 would you pick?
Replies: 15
Views: 2217

Re: Countdown 30th Championship - which 41 would you pick?

Oliver had January modules so couldn't commit, I couldn't take part due to legislations regarding me not having completed GCSEs - out of the crew's hands.
by Eoin Monaghan
Sat Oct 27, 2012 12:12 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: I'm home!
Replies: 4
Views: 1868

Re: I'm home!

That's great news Jason! Glad to see you're recover(ed/ing)! :)
by Eoin Monaghan
Thu Oct 25, 2012 10:12 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: University Challenge 2012/2013
Replies: 28
Views: 6524

Re: University Challenge 2012/2013

Just caught up with this, thought you were excellent Thomas and if you haven't checked yet, Twitter loves you.
by Eoin Monaghan
Sat Oct 13, 2012 4:48 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: COUNTDOWN 30TH CHAMPIONSHIP
Replies: 243
Views: 39448

Re: COUNTDOWN 30TH CHAMPIONSHIP

Graeme <3
by Eoin Monaghan
Mon Oct 08, 2012 9:23 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: COUNTDOWN 30TH CHAMPIONSHIP
Replies: 243
Views: 39448

Re: COUNTDOWN 30TH CHAMPIONSHIP

PREDICTION GAME
by Eoin Monaghan
Mon Oct 08, 2012 9:17 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: COUNTDOWN 30TH CHAMPIONSHIP
Replies: 243
Views: 39448

Re: COUNTDOWN 30TH CHAMPIONSHIP

James Robinson wrote:
Eoin Monaghan wrote:Some unbelievable games there!
Yeah, surprised you didn't make the cut, Eoin.

But, I suppose that out of the 200-odd who didn't make the cut, there would always be some high profile casualties.
Oh well, I'm on the reserve list so here's hoping somebody drops out!
by Eoin Monaghan
Mon Oct 08, 2012 9:08 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: COUNTDOWN 30TH CHAMPIONSHIP
Replies: 243
Views: 39448

Re: COUNTDOWN 30TH CHAMPIONSHIP

Some unbelievable games there!
by Eoin Monaghan
Thu Oct 04, 2012 5:16 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Is Apterous down? [DO NOT POST IN THIS TOPIC FOR ANY OTHER REASON]
Replies: 604
Views: 220009

Re: Is Apterous down?

A real pity Apterous is unavailable. For those who would like to try something else, I started to write a book with the help of Charlie's website and practised. found it a great help, it contain pages with the scrambled word and the correct ones on the same page. Great practice to cover up the answ...
by Eoin Monaghan
Tue Oct 02, 2012 4:12 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: How do you become the greatest human in history?
Replies: 14
Views: 2818

Re: How do you become the greatest human in history?

Are you allowed to choose when the vote happens? And do you have to be alive? I reckon a self-sacrifice-to-save-the-planet (a la what happened in that movie, I can never remember which one the dude dies in, and which one he doesn't, but there's definitely an asteroid)...) http://i.imgur.com/7LgSp.j...
by Eoin Monaghan
Mon Sep 24, 2012 5:27 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: The C4C Gaelic Football Thread
Replies: 74
Views: 7393

Re: The C4C Gaelic Football Thread

Fair play to Donegal. Hard to respond for Mayo I suppose going 2 goals down so early. Glad to see Donegal win it!
by Eoin Monaghan
Sun Sep 23, 2012 3:02 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: The C4C Gaelic Football Thread
Replies: 74
Views: 7393

Re: The C4C Gaelic Football Thread

Who are you going for Andy? I'm hoping Donegal take it, been saying the'd win since the Ulster semi-final.
by Eoin Monaghan
Mon Sep 03, 2012 3:37 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: Tipping Point
Replies: 26
Views: 10407

Re: Tipping Point

Karen Pearson wrote:This is coming back for a second series, if anyone is interested.
Oh dear God.
by Eoin Monaghan
Thu Aug 30, 2012 1:49 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Lance Armstrong and "doping" generally
Replies: 121
Views: 21515

Re: Lance Armstrong and "doping" generally

Can you really compare the effects of drugs in F1 to other sports?
by Eoin Monaghan
Mon Aug 27, 2012 1:06 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Apterous supreme championship
Replies: 24
Views: 4091

Re: Apterous supreme championship

This seems like a great idea, although I think there's about 8 names on that list who won't play :(. Paves the way for losing finalists though... :? :D
by Eoin Monaghan
Mon Jul 30, 2012 2:55 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Special Spoilers For Monday July 30th 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 1447

Re: Special Spoilers For Monday July 30th 2012

Great show, very well played Edward and Graeme.

HAMERKOP as a beater in round 12(?).
by Eoin Monaghan
Wed Jul 25, 2012 2:55 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: Blockbusters on July 23rd
Replies: 8
Views: 2572

Re: Blockbusters on July 23rd

Thomas, not sure if you'll see this in 5 minutes but the previous night's Blockbusters is on at 4pm the next day on Challenge. Cheers James Robinson.
by Eoin Monaghan
Fri Jul 20, 2012 5:34 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: C4C Fantasy Football
Replies: 174
Views: 49845

Re: C4C Fantasy Football

73153-24100 - C4C
73153-24118 - C4C Head-to-Head
by Eoin Monaghan
Fri Jul 20, 2012 4:45 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: C4C Fantasy Football
Replies: 174
Views: 49845

Re: C4C Fantasy Football

Fantasy Football is now up and running for the new season and you can pick teams. I know many don't frequent this forum as much so I'll send a link to leagues through Apterous and maybe Facebook as well...
by Eoin Monaghan
Thu Jul 19, 2012 11:52 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: The Matt Morrison Computer Corner
Replies: 437
Views: 81458

Re: The Matt Morrison Computer Corner

I have on DVD some of my shows which my cousin in Canada has asked to see, I'm not sure what the best way for this is. Can anyone recommend what would be the easiest way? Is it difficult to upload it from YouTube?

Bare in mind, I'm not as computer-savvy as most others.
by Eoin Monaghan
Mon Jul 16, 2012 7:32 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: University Challenge 2011/12
Replies: 89
Views: 13284

Re: University Challenge 2011/12

The first episode of the new series has just finished. Trinity Laban (debutantes) played York University.
by Eoin Monaghan
Mon Jul 02, 2012 9:21 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: Tipping Point
Replies: 26
Views: 10407

Re: Tipping Point

I thought it was really boring and nothing compared to other ITV tea time shows. Bring back Divided!
by Eoin Monaghan
Sun Jul 01, 2012 5:38 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: COHUD - Countdown In Huddersfield - Saturday 30th June 2012
Replies: 80
Views: 18725

Re: COHUD - Countdown In Huddersfield - Saturday 30th June 2

Looked like great craic James. Absolutely love your Facebook montages of different events, the closest I'll get to being there. Congrats to Kirk and Dan and the two hosts.

It's my mission to attend one of these!!! (You'll all stick around for the next few years, right? :P )
by Eoin Monaghan
Fri Jun 29, 2012 7:58 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Grand Final Spoilers For Friday June 29th 2012
Replies: 24
Views: 3306

Re: Grand Final Spoilers For Friday June 29th 2012

Another fantastic final. I haven't followed this series as closely as previous ones, however I did see the top 3 seeds' runs and they were all finals worthy. Congratulations Jack, a very worthy winner and it was all done with utmost humility and enjoyment. Also, commiserations to Jonathan who has be...
by Eoin Monaghan
Thu Jun 28, 2012 3:55 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Thursday June 28th 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1706

Re: Spoilers For Thursday June 28th 2012

Congratulations Jack, your numbers games have been consistently excellent and this showed. A worthy finalist. Unlucky to Peter, it's always great to see an Irishman make the finals (continuing a trend of recent series) and you too were very impressive, I really enjoyed seeing your shows. Looking for...
by Eoin Monaghan
Wed Jun 27, 2012 3:08 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Wednesday June 27th 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 1111

Re: Spoilers For Wednesday June 27th 2012

Congratulations Jonathan, a very assured, top-notch performance. Good luck on Friday!
by Eoin Monaghan
Wed Jun 27, 2012 2:05 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Aptoteam 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 2370

Re: Aptoteam 2012

You do realise lots of people have signed up via Apterous, don't you?
by Eoin Monaghan
Tue Jun 26, 2012 3:47 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Tuesday June 26th 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 1955

Re: Spoilers For Tuesday June 26th 2012

A very enjoyable game. Unlucky to Suzi who I thought was very impressive.
by Eoin Monaghan
Mon Jun 25, 2012 8:46 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Monday June 25th 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1254

Re: Spoilers For Monday June 25th 2012

Quality game, well played Peter and fair dos to Victoria as well.
by Eoin Monaghan
Thu Jun 21, 2012 8:21 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Thursday June 21st 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1157

Re: Spoilers For Thursday June 21st 2012

I've been watching the show for the first time in a while (Summer holidays, woot woot) and saw Jonathan's recent games - very impressive! I believe this was recorded immediately after Jonathan's 8th win, in which case hats off to Jonathan for not falling asleep! I know I was shattered before, during...
by Eoin Monaghan
Tue Jun 19, 2012 1:29 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Apterous The Musical: Lyrics to First Number
Replies: 9
Views: 1413

Re: Apterous The Musical: Lyrics to First Number

Am I the only one who thought the start should be sung to "With a Little Help From My Friends"?
by Eoin Monaghan
Fri Jun 08, 2012 4:05 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: C4C Fantasy Football
Replies: 174
Views: 49845

Re: C4C Fantasy Football

We have a mighty 4 teams entered!
by Eoin Monaghan
Thu Jun 07, 2012 5:59 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: C4C Fantasy Football
Replies: 174
Views: 49845

Re: C4C Fantasy Football

223161-84994

Go for it.
by Eoin Monaghan
Thu Jun 07, 2012 4:08 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: C4C Fantasy Football
Replies: 174
Views: 49845

Re: C4C Fantasy Football

I have a team, which would make 2, so hopefully people will see this soon...
by Eoin Monaghan
Thu May 31, 2012 8:22 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: C4C Link Dump
Replies: 327
Views: 43626

Re: C4C Link Dump

by Eoin Monaghan
Wed May 30, 2012 2:40 pm
Forum: Games and Puzzles
Topic: Latest actuary puzzle
Replies: 8
Views: 3109

Re: Latest actuary puzzle

Can you post a link please?
by Eoin Monaghan
Mon May 28, 2012 9:06 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Eurovision Song Contest 2012
Replies: 38
Views: 3527

Re: Eurovision Song Contest 2012

Has anybody else heard Euphoria on the radio lately?

Cool FM (NI's biggest station) has played it on request at least twice now. Also, they are linked with a UK station who present the Big Top 40 on Sunday's and it was number 1, so watch out this Sunday for the Official Chart!
by Eoin Monaghan
Sat May 26, 2012 10:39 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Eurovision Song Contest 2012
Replies: 38
Views: 3527

Re: Eurovision Song Contest 2012

What did everyone think? I agree, Albania's song was awful, shocked they got so many points. Obviously I'm disappointed Jedward didn't do that well but there were a lot of songs tonight which were obviously going to do better. Sweden seemed to have it in the bag from the start with Loreen's number 1...
by Eoin Monaghan
Tue May 22, 2012 9:27 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Eurovision Song Contest 2012
Replies: 38
Views: 3527

Re: Eurovision Song Contest 2012

Thoughts? Managed to predict 6 tonight. Like I said, thought San Marino or Austria would scrape through, also thought Belgium would too. Surprised Albania made it, hated their song! The result was exceptionally nerve-racking but I thought Jedward were great and deserved to go through. Can't wait for...
by Eoin Monaghan
Mon May 21, 2012 8:53 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Eurovision Song Contest 2012
Replies: 38
Views: 3527

Re: Eurovision Song Contest 2012

Granted it's not been a great decider in the past, but Zaleilah has over 7 million hits on YouTube, which can only be beneficial. Can't really see any reason why Jedward won't go through. Having not seen all the songs (wanna make the final interesting for myself without being too biased before), I t...
by Eoin Monaghan
Mon May 14, 2012 3:37 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: C4C Fantasy Football
Replies: 174
Views: 49845

Re: C4C Fantasy Football

I also finished on exactly 1,900 points which was pretty cool. Here are the standings for the head-to-head league which Oliver did win! 1 Mid Season Revival 27 1 9 2,068 82 2 Parliafunkadelicment 26 1 10 2,067 79 3 Lickthemstein 26 0 11 1,859 78 4 . 25 0 12 2,027 75 5 I Won Last Year 21 1 15 1,935 6...
by Eoin Monaghan
Mon May 14, 2012 3:35 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: C4C Fantasy Football
Replies: 174
Views: 49845

Re: C4C Fantasy Football

Ouch! Final standings: 1 Parliafunkadelicment Stuart Arnot 43 2,110 2 Mid Season Revival Oliver Garner 34 2,102 3 . Edward McCullagh 37 2,064 4 I Won Last Year Paul Gallen 57 1,992 5 Lickthemstein James Doohan 56 1,911 6 FC Kaiserslaughter Eoin Monaghan 59 1,900 7 Spaceload Adam Gillard 46 1,876 8 A...
by Eoin Monaghan
Sun May 13, 2012 8:55 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: C4C Fantasy Football
Replies: 174
Views: 49845

Re: C4C Fantasy Football

Oliver Garner currently leads Stuart Arnot by 1 point with bonuses still to be added.
by Eoin Monaghan
Sat May 05, 2012 9:06 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Eurovision Song Contest 2012
Replies: 38
Views: 3527

Re: Eurovision Song Contest 2012

Isn't Rhys' favourite song Josh Dubovie's entry?

Anyway, Jedward ftw.
by Eoin Monaghan
Thu Apr 05, 2012 7:23 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Horrible Histories
Replies: 20
Views: 2543

Re: Horrible Histories

This show's great. One of the guys on our school quiz team loves it and it's helped us out more than once.
by Eoin Monaghan
Thu Mar 29, 2012 3:47 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: aptoSOS.02 - signup and shiz
Replies: 76
Views: 14435

Re: aptoSOS.02 - signup and shiz

Really sorry about this but I'm gonna have to drop out before this starts again. Won't be able to get the time to play over the next while. :(
by Eoin Monaghan
Thu Mar 22, 2012 6:08 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: Breakaway
Replies: 14
Views: 3262

Re: Breakaway

Rhys Benjamin wrote:I really like this.

Not sure if I should put this in the lookalikes thread or in here but on today's show, there's a very clever player, called Mark, who looks like Mark Deeks.
Eh... I don't think Mark D will be too pleased about that.
by Eoin Monaghan
Wed Mar 21, 2012 7:43 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Countdown mentions on other shows
Replies: 299
Views: 94443

Re: Countdown mentions on other shows

Not another show, but at a school quiz today the answer was Carol Vorderman, with a clue asking who became famous as the numbers lady on Countdown. I did get it.
by Eoin Monaghan
Tue Mar 20, 2012 6:02 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: University Challenge 2011/12
Replies: 89
Views: 13284

Re: University Challenge 2011/12

So... last night's final, anyone see it? Personally, I thought it was a bit of an anti-climax, with Manchester dominating for the majority of it. I guess they deservedly won, having seen that they had the higher average of the two going in beforehand and were definitely much better on the night. It'...
by Eoin Monaghan
Sat Mar 17, 2012 5:40 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: Bank Job
Replies: 27
Views: 3630

Re: Bank Job

Yep! Started very strong and definitely deserved to win IMO, I've never seen this properly before but I enjoyed it last night.
by Eoin Monaghan
Sat Mar 17, 2012 5:39 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Formula One
Replies: 68
Views: 6490

Re: Formula One

Happy St.Patrick's Day.
by Eoin Monaghan
Sat Mar 17, 2012 5:38 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: Breakaway
Replies: 14
Views: 3262

Re: Breakaway

I quite like this show, the questions are of a fairly good standard and it's much better with no options to stop from any guesswork completely. A pretty good concept which I prefer to Perfection.
by Eoin Monaghan
Tue Mar 13, 2012 5:20 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: University Challenge 2011/12
Replies: 89
Views: 13284

Re: University Challenge 2011/12

Was really gutted for UCL losing, they were brilliant all series. I'll be honest, I was expecting Pembroke to win given how good they've been all series but when UCL lead for most of it I was really hoping they'd win. Unlucky to them. This is the first University Challenge series I've watched and I'...
by Eoin Monaghan
Wed Mar 07, 2012 4:39 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: C4C Link Dump
Replies: 327
Views: 43626

Re: C4C Link Dump

Some of you may have seen this recently but it's circulating round the Internet in the last few days: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y4MnpzG5Sqc .
by Eoin Monaghan
Mon Mar 05, 2012 4:37 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: Cleverdicks
Replies: 2
Views: 1470

Re: Cleverdicks

I saw the first episode on YouTube. I quite like the idea, but it seems a bit corny to have to say "I'm a Cleverdick because...". Also, on the first episode, David Stainer was much better than everyone else, yet in the next round got no bonus or advantage for doing so well. I don't like Ann as a hos...
by Eoin Monaghan
Sat Mar 03, 2012 3:13 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Apterous Masters 2012
Replies: 88
Views: 11672

Re: Apterous Masters 2012

Chris Hare 2 - 1 Eoin Monaghan Congratulations to Chris, definitely deserved to go through: http://apterous.org/viewgame.php?game=643736 http://apterous.org/viewgame.php?game=643748 http://apterous.org/viewgame.php?game=643756 The third game started very badly for me and the game was more or less o...
by Eoin Monaghan
Fri Mar 02, 2012 4:46 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday March 2nd 2012 (Series 66 Prelim 40)
Replies: 3
Views: 727

Re: Spoilers for Friday March 2nd 2012 (Series 66 Prelim 40)

UNIMODAL as a beater in the AROUND round... round round round
by Eoin Monaghan
Thu Mar 01, 2012 5:31 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: The C4C Football Thread
Replies: 998
Views: 103934

Re: The C4C Football Thread

http://www.independent.co.uk/sport/football/intern[flash=][/flash]ational/bahrains-big-win-attracts-suspicion-7466738.html
by Eoin Monaghan
Thu Mar 01, 2012 5:01 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Politics in General
Replies: 775
Views: 231344

Re: Politics in General

I'm pretty sure not having a 3 point argument isn't why we lost seeing as nobody else had one.