Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #51  
Old 03-17-2019, 12:04 AM
Elendil's Heir is offline
SDSAB
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: my Herkimer Battle Jitney
Posts: 86,311
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Recombinant_DNA
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stanford_University
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Dish_(landmark)
  #52  
Old 03-17-2019, 12:44 AM
Biotop's Avatar
Biotop is online now
Charter Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2000
Location: Faber, VA
Posts: 8,249
The Dish

Stanford Research Institute

Tide Detergent

Last edited by Biotop; 03-17-2019 at 12:44 AM.
  #53  
Old 03-17-2019, 01:43 AM
gkster is offline
Guest
 
Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 5,296
Tide Detergent

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_market

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taxicab
  #54  
Old 03-17-2019, 07:48 AM
Bayaker is offline
Guest
 
Join Date: Dec 2016
Location: A town on Galveston Bay
Posts: 4,177
Taxicab

First Battle of the Marne

Hermann von Kuhl
  #55  
Old 03-17-2019, 10:43 PM
kenobi 65's Avatar
kenobi 65 is offline
Corellian Nerfherder
 
Join Date: May 2000
Location: Brookfield, IL
Posts: 16,055
Hermann von Kuhl

Weimar Republic

Hyperinflation
  #56  
Old 03-18-2019, 01:47 AM
Biotop's Avatar
Biotop is online now
Charter Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2000
Location: Faber, VA
Posts: 8,249
Hyperinflation

Mass Hysteria

Dancing Plagues
  #57  
Old 03-18-2019, 06:18 PM
Mr Zox is offline
Guest
 
Join Date: Jun 2016
Posts: 394
Dancing Plagues
Garland
Tinsel

Last edited by Mr Zox; 03-18-2019 at 06:18 PM.
  #58  
Old 03-18-2019, 07:42 PM
SpoilerVirgin is offline
Charter Member
 
Join Date: May 2000
Location: An antique land
Posts: 7,279
Tinsel

Aluminum Christmas tree

A Charlie Brown Christmas
  #59  
Old 03-18-2019, 08:16 PM
Kent Clark's Avatar
Kent Clark is offline
Charter Member
 
Join Date: Apr 1999
Posts: 26,984
A Charlie Brown Christmas

Real Estate

Railroad Track
  #60  
Old 03-19-2019, 12:04 AM
Biotop's Avatar
Biotop is online now
Charter Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2000
Location: Faber, VA
Posts: 8,249
Railroad Track

Jarrah

Dryblower Murphy
  #61  
Old 03-19-2019, 12:25 AM
Elendil's Heir is offline
SDSAB
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: my Herkimer Battle Jitney
Posts: 86,311
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edwin_Greenslade_Murphy
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States
  #62  
Old 03-19-2019, 01:12 AM
kenobi 65's Avatar
kenobi 65 is offline
Corellian Nerfherder
 
Join Date: May 2000
Location: Brookfield, IL
Posts: 16,055
United States

Andrew Carnegie

Pennsylvania Railroad
  #63  
Old 03-19-2019, 11:31 AM
Elendil's Heir is offline
SDSAB
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: my Herkimer Battle Jitney
Posts: 86,311
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pennsylvania_Railroad
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chicago_Union_Station
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beaux-Arts_architecture
  #64  
Old 03-19-2019, 11:37 AM
DCnDC's Avatar
DCnDC is online now
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: The Dueling Grounds
Posts: 12,946
Beaux-Arts architecture
Rustication
Kirkleatham
  #65  
Old 03-19-2019, 11:47 AM
Biotop's Avatar
Biotop is online now
Charter Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2000
Location: Faber, VA
Posts: 8,249
Kirkleatham

Kookaburra

Cocteau Twins
  #66  
Old 03-19-2019, 11:48 AM
Kent Clark's Avatar
Kent Clark is offline
Charter Member
 
Join Date: Apr 1999
Posts: 26,984
NM

Last edited by Kent Clark; 03-19-2019 at 11:49 AM.
  #67  
Old 03-19-2019, 04:24 PM
kenobi 65's Avatar
kenobi 65 is offline
Corellian Nerfherder
 
Join Date: May 2000
Location: Brookfield, IL
Posts: 16,055
Cocteau Twins

Kate Bush

Ivor Novello Awards
  #68  
Old 03-19-2019, 04:28 PM
Rick Kitchen's Avatar
Rick Kitchen is online now
Guest
 
Join Date: Mar 1999
Location: Citrus Heights, CA, USA
Posts: 17,524
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ivor_Novello_Awards
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/10cc
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ejaculation
  #70  
Old 03-19-2019, 04:54 PM
Kent Clark's Avatar
Kent Clark is offline
Charter Member
 
Join Date: Apr 1999
Posts: 26,984
Ejaculation

Mikura Island

Old-growth forest
  #71  
Old 03-19-2019, 04:55 PM
Kent Clark's Avatar
Kent Clark is offline
Charter Member
 
Join Date: Apr 1999
Posts: 26,984
Wow! That might be the most incredible simulpost in the history of the SDMB
  #72  
Old 03-19-2019, 05:03 PM
Elendil's Heir is offline
SDSAB
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: my Herkimer Battle Jitney
Posts: 86,311
That IS remarkable.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Old-growth_forest
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Global_warming
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ExxonMobil

Last edited by Elendil's Heir; 03-19-2019 at 05:04 PM.
  #73  
Old 03-19-2019, 05:04 PM
gkster is offline
Guest
 
Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 5,296
Wow indeed!!! Great minds, etc!
It looks like we were both looking for links that moved away from the main topic, and the Mikura Island article doesn't have many links, but still!!!!
It makes me wonder about the lack on ninjas on Mikura Island

Last edited by gkster; 03-19-2019 at 05:06 PM.
  #74  
Old 03-19-2019, 05:59 PM
SpoilerVirgin is offline
Charter Member
 
Join Date: May 2000
Location: An antique land
Posts: 7,279
Very impressed by the simulpost!


ExxonMobil
Sumatra
Sumatran tiger
  #75  
Old 03-20-2019, 12:17 AM
Biotop's Avatar
Biotop is online now
Charter Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2000
Location: Faber, VA
Posts: 8,249
Sumatran Tiger

Lampung

Krakatoa
  #76  
Old 03-20-2019, 07:02 AM
Bayaker is offline
Guest
 
Join Date: Dec 2016
Location: A town on Galveston Bay
Posts: 4,177
Krakatoa

Global climate changes of 535536

Procopius
  #77  
Old 03-20-2019, 09:54 AM
kenobi 65's Avatar
kenobi 65 is offline
Corellian Nerfherder
 
Join Date: May 2000
Location: Brookfield, IL
Posts: 16,055
Quote:
Originally Posted by kunilou View Post
Wow! That might be the most incredible simulpost in the history of the SDMB
That was utterly awesome!!
  #78  
Old 03-20-2019, 12:04 PM
Kent Clark's Avatar
Kent Clark is offline
Charter Member
 
Join Date: Apr 1999
Posts: 26,984
Procopius

Historical fiction

Time travel
  #79  
Old 03-20-2019, 02:17 PM
Rick Kitchen's Avatar
Rick Kitchen is online now
Guest
 
Join Date: Mar 1999
Location: Citrus Heights, CA, USA
Posts: 17,524
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Time_travel
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brahma
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diadem
  #80  
Old 03-20-2019, 02:33 PM
Elendil's Heir is offline
SDSAB
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: my Herkimer Battle Jitney
Posts: 86,311
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diadem
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Greek_drachma
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bretton_Woods_system
  #81  
Old 03-20-2019, 05:37 PM
Kent Clark's Avatar
Kent Clark is offline
Charter Member
 
Join Date: Apr 1999
Posts: 26,984
Bretton Woods system

Smithsonian Institution

Kickstarter
  #82  
Old 03-20-2019, 06:03 PM
Covfefe is offline
Guest
 
Join Date: Jan 2016
Location: 100 miles N. of Chicago
Posts: 1,544
Kickstarter

Daniel Johnston

Chord organ
  #83  
Old 03-20-2019, 06:58 PM
Biotop's Avatar
Biotop is online now
Charter Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2000
Location: Faber, VA
Posts: 8,249
Chord organ

Wurlitzer

Carousels
  #84  
Old 03-20-2019, 08:51 PM
Elendil's Heir is offline
SDSAB
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: my Herkimer Battle Jitney
Posts: 86,311
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carousel
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coney_Island
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Herman_Melville
  #85  
Old 03-20-2019, 10:54 PM
Mr Zox is offline
Guest
 
Join Date: Jun 2016
Posts: 394
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Herman_Melville

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Short_story

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salon_%28gathering%29
  #86  
Old 03-21-2019, 12:25 AM
Elendil's Heir is offline
SDSAB
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: my Herkimer Battle Jitney
Posts: 86,311
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salon_%28gathering%29
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Josephine_Baker
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Chocolate_Dandies
  #87  
Old 03-21-2019, 01:24 AM
Biotop's Avatar
Biotop is online now
Charter Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2000
Location: Faber, VA
Posts: 8,249
The Chocolate Dandies

"Bugle Call Rag"

Richmond, Indiana
  #88  
Old 03-21-2019, 11:49 AM
Elendil's Heir is offline
SDSAB
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: my Herkimer Battle Jitney
Posts: 86,311
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richmond,_Indiana
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indiana
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mike_Pence
  #89  
Old 03-21-2019, 12:36 PM
SpoilerVirgin is offline
Charter Member
 
Join Date: May 2000
Location: An antique land
Posts: 7,279
Mike Pence

List of Vice Presidents of the United States

1974 United States vice presidential confirmation
  #90  
Old 03-21-2019, 12:48 PM
Yllaria is online now
Charter Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: Stockton
Posts: 10,930
1974 United States vice presidential confirmation[/QUOTE]

1973 United States vice presidential confirmation

Ronald Reagan
  #91  
Old 03-21-2019, 01:10 PM
Elendil's Heir is offline
SDSAB
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: my Herkimer Battle Jitney
Posts: 86,311
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ronald_Reagan
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stra...nse_Initiative
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carl_Sagan
  #92  
Old 03-21-2019, 01:30 PM
BigT's Avatar
BigT is offline
Guest
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: "Hicksville", Ark.
Posts: 36,727
This makes me want to make a new variation, where two of the options need to rhyme.
  #93  
Old 03-21-2019, 05:23 PM
kenobi 65's Avatar
kenobi 65 is offline
Corellian Nerfherder
 
Join Date: May 2000
Location: Brookfield, IL
Posts: 16,055
Quote:
Originally Posted by BigT View Post
This makes me want to make a new variation, where two of the options need to rhyme.
Elendil's Heir's triplet reads like a line from "We Didn't Start the Fire."

In play:

Carl Sagan

Voyager Golden Record

Chuck Berry

(Yes, I used my sequence for a Saturday Night Live reference. )
  #94  
Old 03-21-2019, 05:35 PM
Kent Clark's Avatar
Kent Clark is offline
Charter Member
 
Join Date: Apr 1999
Posts: 26,984
Chuck Berry

You Never Can Tell (song)

French New Wave
  #95  
Old 03-21-2019, 06:30 PM
SpoilerVirgin is offline
Charter Member
 
Join Date: May 2000
Location: An antique land
Posts: 7,279
French New Wave

Last Year at Marienbad

Marienbad
  #96  
Old 03-21-2019, 09:36 PM
Biotop's Avatar
Biotop is online now
Charter Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2000
Location: Faber, VA
Posts: 8,249
Marienbad

Laxative

Green Peas
  #97  
Old 03-21-2019, 09:58 PM
Kent Clark's Avatar
Kent Clark is offline
Charter Member
 
Join Date: Apr 1999
Posts: 26,984
Green Pea

Cardinal Manzarin

Gerard Depardieu
  #98  
Old 03-21-2019, 10:27 PM
Biotop's Avatar
Biotop is online now
Charter Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2000
Location: Faber, VA
Posts: 8,249
Gerard Depardieu

Flight attendant

Vesna Vulovic
  #99  
Old 03-21-2019, 10:43 PM
Rick Kitchen's Avatar
Rick Kitchen is online now
Guest
 
Join Date: Mar 1999
Location: Citrus Heights, CA, USA
Posts: 17,524
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vesna_Vulovi%C4%87
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McDonnell_Douglas_DC-9
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Milwaukee
  #100  
Old 03-22-2019, 12:29 AM
Elendil's Heir is offline
SDSAB
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: my Herkimer Battle Jitney
Posts: 86,311
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Milwaukee
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Laverne_%26_Shirley
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lenny_and_the_Squigtones
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:33 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

Send questions for Cecil Adams to: cecil@straightdope.com

Send comments about this website to: webmaster@straightdope.com

Terms of Use / Privacy Policy

Advertise on the Straight Dope!
(Your direct line to thousands of the smartest, hippest people on the planet, plus a few total dipsticks.)

Copyright 2019 STM Reader, LLC.

 
Copyright © 2017