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by GuyBarry
14 Dec 2018, 17:00
Forum: Zone 5: Quizzes & Games
Topic: London Reconnections 2018 Christmas Quiz
Replies: 7
Views: 259

Re: London Reconnections 2018 Christmas Quiz

How can it be the wrong colour? It's the same colour as the actual sign in Google Street View. Signs with a green background are only supposed to be used on Primary Routes. The sign in question is at a location inside the boundary of the London inner ring road, within which there are no Primary Rou...
by GuyBarry
05 Dec 2018, 10:00
Forum: Zone 5: Quizzes & Games
Topic: London Reconnections 2018 Christmas Quiz
Replies: 7
Views: 259

Re: London Reconnections 2018 Christmas Quiz

I got 11 almost straight off, although there's one detail on the sign that left me scratching my head until I checked TfL's traffic updates!

So far I think I've got answers to 5, 8, 10, 11, 14, 16 and 20, plus one possible for 7. 14 is particularly esoteric I think.
by GuyBarry
24 Nov 2018, 12:01
Forum: Never-Ending Games
Topic: The Slightly Harder Around the World Game
Replies: 1170
Views: 108518

Re: The Slightly Harder Around the World Game

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by GuyBarry
24 Nov 2018, 11:57
Forum: Zone W: Off Topic Chat
Topic: The Underground Can-Can
Replies: 49
Views: 7637

Re: The Underground Can-Can

At the beginning of the clip he says there are "about 275 stations", so I assume he names them all (and maybe a few extra ones!).
by GuyBarry
18 Nov 2018, 13:17
Forum: Zone W: Off Topic Chat
Topic: The Underground Can-Can
Replies: 49
Views: 7637

Re: The Underground Can-Can

Well my flabber has never been so gasted! There's a clip here, though not the whole thing:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vLxDLXaW-D8

Sadly I can't sue for plagiarism since I didn't write the tune, and he's put the stations in a different order from my version. Weird coincidence though.
by GuyBarry
24 Oct 2018, 10:18
Forum: Never-Ending Games
Topic: The Slightly Harder Around the World Game
Replies: 1170
Views: 108518

Re: The Slightly Harder Around the World Game

Don't know quite what has happened here, but I think "Stonebridge Park" was the last valid play, so...

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by GuyBarry
18 Oct 2018, 13:59
Forum: Never-Ending Games
Topic: Counting
Replies: 2540
Views: 284344

Re: Counting

The mathematician Robbert Dijkgraaf said "One number which every algebraic geometer knows is the number 2875 because obviously, that is the number of lines on a quintic." I'll take his word for it :)