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Jyrkkä Jätkä
Posted: Monday, January 18, 2016 2:44:20 PM

Rank: Advanced Member

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Posts: 41,292
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Location: Helsinki, Southern Finland Province, Finland
Countries' names pre- and post-independence

1. Rhodesia - Zimbabwe
2. Indochine - Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia
3. Upper Volta - Burkina Faso
4. South-West Africa - Namibia
5. Burma - Myanmar
6. British Honduras - Belize
7. Gilbert and Ellice Islands - Kiribati, Tuvalu
8. Ceylon - Sri Lanka
9. Gold Coast - Ghana
10. Abyssinia - Ethiopia

(There are many countries already listed that just changed their names from some other reason than gaining independence)


In the beginning there was nothing, which exploded.
Schlook Inside
Posted: Monday, January 18, 2016 2:58:19 PM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 4/27/2014
Posts: 33,315
Neurons: 1,192,609
Location: Montréal, Quebec, Canada
Countries' names pre- and post-independence

1. Rhodesia - Zimbabwe
2. Indochine - Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia
3. Upper Volta - Burkina Faso
4. South-West Africa - Namibia
5. Burma - Myanmar
6. British Honduras - Belize
7. Gilbert and Ellice Islands - Kiribati, Tuvalu
8. Ceylon - Sri Lanka
9. Gold Coast - Ghana
10. Abyssinia - Ethiopia
11. Costa da Pimentia (Pepper Coast) or Grain Coast-Liberia

"Be kind everyone is fighting a hard battle"
Jyrkkä Jätkä
Posted: Monday, January 18, 2016 3:05:38 PM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 9/21/2009
Posts: 41,292
Neurons: 364,394
Location: Helsinki, Southern Finland Province, Finland
Countries' names pre- and post-independence

1. Rhodesia - Zimbabwe
2. Indochine - Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia
3. Upper Volta - Burkina Faso
4. South-West Africa - Namibia
5. Burma - Myanmar
6. British Honduras - Belize
7. Gilbert and Ellice Islands - Kiribati, Tuvalu
8. Ceylon - Sri Lanka
9. Gold Coast - Ghana
10. Abyssinia - Ethiopia
11. Costa da Pimentia (Pepper Coast) or Grain Coast-Liberia
12. French Somaliland - Afar & Issa - Djibouti


In the beginning there was nothing, which exploded.
Schlook Inside
Posted: Monday, January 18, 2016 3:34:41 PM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 4/27/2014
Posts: 33,315
Neurons: 1,192,609
Location: Montréal, Quebec, Canada
Countries' names pre- and post-independence

1. Rhodesia - Zimbabwe
2. Indochine - Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia
3. Upper Volta - Burkina Faso
4. South-West Africa - Namibia
5. Burma - Myanmar
6. British Honduras - Belize
7. Gilbert and Ellice Islands - Kiribati, Tuvalu
8. Ceylon - Sri Lanka
9. Gold Coast - Ghana
10. Abyssinia - Ethiopia
11. Costa da Pimentia (Pepper Coast) or Grain Coast-Liberia
12. French Somaliland - Afar & Issa - Djibouti
13.Soviet Union-Russia


New game~+~Use the last letter from previous post to name a band or an individual artist.
1.Nirvana-AC DC

"Be kind everyone is fighting a hard battle"
black alonso
Posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 4:35:13 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 10/21/2015
Posts: 6,283
Neurons: 32,343
Location: Heidelberg, Baden-Wuerttemberg Region, Germany
Use the last letter from previous post to name a band or an individual artist.
1.Nirvana-AC DC
2. Coldplay
IMcRout
Posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 6:33:38 AM

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Joined: 5/27/2011
Posts: 35,087
Neurons: 537,206
Location: Lübeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Use the last letter from previous post to name a band or an individual artist.
1.Nirvana-AC DC
2. Coldplay
3. Yardbirds

I totally take back all those times I didn't want to nap when I was younger. (Anon)
black alonso
Posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 7:05:44 AM

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Location: Heidelberg, Baden-Wuerttemberg Region, Germany
Use the last letter from previous post to name a band or an individual artist.
1.Nirvana-AC DC
2. Coldplay
3. Yardbirds
4. Son Volt
Alice M Toaster
Posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 8:16:32 AM

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Joined: 9/4/2013
Posts: 31,083
Neurons: 1,149,310
Location: San Martin, California, United States
Use the last letter from previous post to name a band or an individual artist.
1.Nirvana-AC DC
2. Coldplay
3. Yardbirds
4. Son Volt
5. Taj Mahal

Make rock not war
Jyrkkä Jätkä
Posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 8:31:56 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 9/21/2009
Posts: 41,292
Neurons: 364,394
Location: Helsinki, Southern Finland Province, Finland
Use the last letter from previous post to name a band or an individual artist.

1.Nirvana-AC DC
2. Coldplay
3. Yardbirds
4. Son Volt
5. Taj Mahal
6. Lindisfarne


In the beginning there was nothing, which exploded.
Alice M Toaster
Posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 8:35:38 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 9/4/2013
Posts: 31,083
Neurons: 1,149,310
Location: San Martin, California, United States
Use the last letter from previous post to name a band or an individual artist.

1.Nirvana-AC DC
2. Coldplay
3. Yardbirds
4. Son Volt
5. Taj Mahal
6. Lindisfarne
7. Elton John

Make rock not war
black alonso
Posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 8:48:36 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 10/21/2015
Posts: 6,283
Neurons: 32,343
Location: Heidelberg, Baden-Wuerttemberg Region, Germany
Use the last letter from previous post to name a band or an individual artist.

1.Nirvana-AC DC
2. Coldplay
3. Yardbirds
4. Son Volt
5. Taj Mahal
6. Lindisfarne
7. Elton John
8. Nine Inch Nails
Alice M Toaster
Posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 8:51:31 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 9/4/2013
Posts: 31,083
Neurons: 1,149,310
Location: San Martin, California, United States
Use the last letter from previous post to name a band or an individual artist.

1.Nirvana-AC DC
2. Coldplay
3. Yardbirds
4. Son Volt
5. Taj Mahal
6. Lindisfarne
7. Elton John
8. Nine Inch Nails
9. Soul II Soul

Make rock not war
black alonso
Posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 9:40:42 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 10/21/2015
Posts: 6,283
Neurons: 32,343
Location: Heidelberg, Baden-Wuerttemberg Region, Germany
Use the last letter from previous post to name a band or an individual artist.

1.Nirvana-AC DC
2. Coldplay
3. Yardbirds
4. Son Volt
5. Taj Mahal
6. Lindisfarne
7. Elton John
8. Nine Inch Nails
9. Soul II Soul
10. La Düsseldorf
Alice M Toaster
Posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 9:42:52 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 9/4/2013
Posts: 31,083
Neurons: 1,149,310
Location: San Martin, California, United States
Use the last letter from previous post to name a band or an individual artist.

1.Nirvana-AC DC
2. Coldplay
3. Yardbirds
4. Son Volt
5. Taj Mahal
6. Lindisfarne
7. Elton John
8. Nine Inch Nails
9. Soul II Soul
10. La Düsseldorf
11. Frankie Goes To Hollywood

Make rock not war
Jyrkkä Jätkä
Posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 9:49:20 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 9/21/2009
Posts: 41,292
Neurons: 364,394
Location: Helsinki, Southern Finland Province, Finland
Use the last letter from previous post to name a band or an individual artist.

1.Nirvana-AC DC
2. Coldplay
3. Yardbirds
4. Son Volt
5. Taj Mahal
6. Lindisfarne
7. Elton John
8. Nine Inch Nails
9. Soul II Soul
10. La Düsseldorf
11. Frankie Goes To Hollywood
12. Deep Purple


In the beginning there was nothing, which exploded.
Alice M Toaster
Posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 10:45:08 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 9/4/2013
Posts: 31,083
Neurons: 1,149,310
Location: San Martin, California, United States
Use the last letter from previous post to name a band or an individual artist.

1.Nirvana-AC DC
2. Coldplay
3. Yardbirds
4. Son Volt
5. Taj Mahal
6. Lindisfarne
7. Elton John
8. Nine Inch Nails
9. Soul II Soul
10. La Düsseldorf
11. Frankie Goes To Hollywood
12. Deep Purple
13. Everything But The Girl


**New game**
Types of services found on a collection of business cards:

1 - Plumber

Make rock not war
Schlook Inside
Posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 1:28:56 PM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 4/27/2014
Posts: 33,315
Neurons: 1,192,609
Location: Montréal, Quebec, Canada
Types of services found on a collection of business cards:

1 - Plumber
2-Dog Walker

"Be kind everyone is fighting a hard battle"
Alice M Toaster
Posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 4:24:11 PM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 9/4/2013
Posts: 31,083
Neurons: 1,149,310
Location: San Martin, California, United States
Types of services found on a collection of business cards:

1 - Plumber
2-Dog Walker
3 - Psychic Consultant

Make rock not war
black alonso
Posted: Wednesday, January 20, 2016 2:02:35 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 10/21/2015
Posts: 6,283
Neurons: 32,343
Location: Heidelberg, Baden-Wuerttemberg Region, Germany
Types of services found on a collection of business cards:

1 - Plumber
2 -Dog Walker
3 - Psychic Consultant
4. Car wash
IMcRout
Posted: Wednesday, January 20, 2016 10:39:40 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 5/27/2011
Posts: 35,087
Neurons: 537,206
Location: Lübeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Types of services found on a collection of business cards:

1 - Plumber
2 - Dog Walker
3 - Psychic Consultant
4. Car wash
5. Business Card Collector

I totally take back all those times I didn't want to nap when I was younger. (Anon)
Alice M Toaster
Posted: Wednesday, January 20, 2016 11:36:13 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 9/4/2013
Posts: 31,083
Neurons: 1,149,310
Location: San Martin, California, United States
Types of services found on a collection of business cards:

1 - Plumber
2 - Dog Walker
3 - Psychic Consultant
4 - Car wash
5 - Business Card Collector
6 - Mobile Notary

Make rock not war
Schlook Inside
Posted: Wednesday, January 20, 2016 3:19:38 PM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 4/27/2014
Posts: 33,315
Neurons: 1,192,609
Location: Montréal, Quebec, Canada
Types of services found on a collection of business cards:

1 - Plumber
2 - Dog Walker
3 - Psychic Consultant
4 - Car wash
5 - Business Card Collector
6 - Mobile Notary
7 - Lucky 7 Casino

"Be kind everyone is fighting a hard battle"
Jyrkkä Jätkä
Posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016 5:41:45 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 9/21/2009
Posts: 41,292
Neurons: 364,394
Location: Helsinki, Southern Finland Province, Finland
Types of services found on a collection of business cards:

1 - Plumber
2 - Dog Walker
3 - Psychic Consultant
4 - Car wash
5 - Business Card Collector
6 - Mobile Notary
7 - Lucky 7 Casino
8 - Florist


In the beginning there was nothing, which exploded.
IMcRout
Posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016 5:46:45 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 5/27/2011
Posts: 35,087
Neurons: 537,206
Location: Lübeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Types of services found on a collection of business cards:

1 - Plumber
2 - Dog Walker
3 - Psychic Consultant
4 - Car wash
5 - Business Card Collector
6 - Mobile Notary
7 - Lucky 7 Casino
8 - Florist
9 - Lexicographer

I totally take back all those times I didn't want to nap when I was younger. (Anon)
anton exobio
Posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016 6:10:22 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 4/10/2014
Posts: 15,434
Neurons: 47,161
Location: Le Mans, Pays de la Loire, France
Types of services found on a collection of business cards:

1 - Plumber
2 - Dog Walker
3 - Psychic Consultant
4 - Car wash
5 - Business Card Collector
6 - Mobile Notary
7 - Lucky 7 Casino
8 - Florist
9 - Lexicographer
10 - Graphic & Web Designer
black alonso
Posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016 7:16:50 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 10/21/2015
Posts: 6,283
Neurons: 32,343
Location: Heidelberg, Baden-Wuerttemberg Region, Germany
Types of services found on a collection of business cards:

1 - Plumber
2 - Dog Walker
3 - Psychic Consultant
4 - Car wash
5 - Business Card Collector
6 - Mobile Notary
7 - Lucky 7 Casino
8 - Florist
9 - Lexicographer
10 - Graphic & Web Designer
11 - Private tutoring
Alice M Toaster
Posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016 7:23:51 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 9/4/2013
Posts: 31,083
Neurons: 1,149,310
Location: San Martin, California, United States
Types of services found on a collection of business cards:

1 - Plumber
2 - Dog Walker
3 - Psychic Consultant
4 - Car wash
5 - Business Card Collector
6 - Mobile Notary
7 - Lucky 7 Casino
8 - Florist
9 - Lexicographer
10 - Graphic & Web Designer
11 - Private tutoring
12 - Mobile Mechanic

Make rock not war
anton exobio
Posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016 8:24:20 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 4/10/2014
Posts: 15,434
Neurons: 47,161
Location: Le Mans, Pays de la Loire, France
Types of services found on a collection of business cards:

1 - Plumber
2 - Dog Walker
3 - Psychic Consultant
4 - Car wash
5 - Business Card Collector
6 - Mobile Notary
7 - Lucky 7 Casino
8 - Florist
9 - Lexicographer
10 - Graphic & Web Designer
11 - Private tutoring
12 - Mobile Mechanic
13 - Fortune Teller (edited)


** New game **

Celestial objects (= astronomical objects):

1 - Sun
Alice M Toaster
Posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016 8:26:44 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 9/4/2013
Posts: 31,083
Neurons: 1,149,310
Location: San Martin, California, United States
(anton, you're supposed to list 13, not 12...)

Celestial objects (= astronomical objects):

1 - Sun
2 - Moon

Make rock not war
anton exobio
Posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016 8:32:49 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 4/10/2014
Posts: 15,434
Neurons: 47,161
Location: Le Mans, Pays de la Loire, France
Celestial objects (= astronomical objects):

1 - Sun
2 - Moon
3 - The Andromeda Galaxy
black alonso
Posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016 8:33:35 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 10/21/2015
Posts: 6,283
Neurons: 32,343
Location: Heidelberg, Baden-Wuerttemberg Region, Germany
Celestial objects (= astronomical objects):

1 - Sun
2 - Moon
3 - The Andromeda Galaxy
4 - Betelgeuse
Alice M Toaster
Posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016 8:42:06 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 9/4/2013
Posts: 31,083
Neurons: 1,149,310
Location: San Martin, California, United States
Celestial objects (= astronomical objects):

1 - Sun
2 - Moon
3 - The Andromeda Galaxy
4 - Betelgeuse
5 - Jovian moons

Make rock not war
anton exobio
Posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016 8:51:27 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 4/10/2014
Posts: 15,434
Neurons: 47,161
Location: Le Mans, Pays de la Loire, France
Celestial objects (= astronomical objects):

1 - Sun
2 - Moon
3 - The Andromeda Galaxy
4 - Betelgeuse
5 - Jovian moons
6 - The Local Group
Alice M Toaster
Posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016 9:03:17 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 9/4/2013
Posts: 31,083
Neurons: 1,149,310
Location: San Martin, California, United States
Celestial objects (= astronomical objects):

1 - Sun
2 - Moon
3 - The Andromeda Galaxy
4 - Betelgeuse
5 - Jovian moons
6 - The Local Group
7 - Iota Orionis

Make rock not war
anton exobio
Posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016 9:09:48 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 4/10/2014
Posts: 15,434
Neurons: 47,161
Location: Le Mans, Pays de la Loire, France
Celestial objects (= astronomical objects):

1 - Sun
2 - Moon
3 - The Andromeda Galaxy
4 - Betelgeuse
5 - Jovian moons
6 - The Local Group
7 - Iota Orionis
8 - The Laniakea Supercluster
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