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Re: Game #192: House of Games

#51 Post by jarnon » Sun Jul 21, 2019 3:12 pm

mrkelley23 wrote:I think Gary Hart must be an alternate match, since Mr. Bennet doesn't have a first name and Michael Bennet of Colorado is the only one of his name to serve in the Senate. Unless the clue didn't refer to Mr. Bennet from P&P.
Allowing Michael Bennet would eliminate Dianne Feinstein as well as Gary Hart. That's hard to believe. Awaiting clarification from Frank.

I retroactively updated the last consolidation to include your matches.

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Re: Game #192: House of Games

#52 Post by franktangredi » Sun Jul 21, 2019 4:22 pm

The Bennett match was one where I couldn't come up with an immediately famous name for that.

One of the people is listed on the consolidation. When that is corrected, you will have another match.
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mrkelley23 wrote:I think Gary Hart must be an alternate match, since Mr. Bennet doesn't have a first name and Michael Bennet of Colorado is the only one of his name to serve in the Senate. Unless the clue didn't refer to Mr. Bennet from P&P.
Allowing Michael Bennet would eliminate Dianne Feinstein as well as Gary Hart. That's hard to believe. Awaiting clarification from Frank.

I retroactively updated the last consolidation to include your matches.

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Re: Game #192: House of Games

#53 Post by mrkelley23 » Sun Jul 21, 2019 4:37 pm

90. OSCAR Tschirky + 39. Carrie UNDERWOOD = Oscar Underwood of Alabama

I admit to not quite getting what Frank's clarification is supposed to mean.
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Re: Game #192: House of Games

#54 Post by mrkelley23 » Sun Jul 21, 2019 4:39 pm

49. CARTER Oosterhouse + 67. Philip GLASS = Carter Glass of Virginia.
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Re: Game #192: House of Games

#55 Post by franktangredi » Sun Jul 21, 2019 4:42 pm

mrkelley23 wrote:90. OSCAR Tschirky + 39. Carrie UNDERWOOD = Oscar Underwood of Alabama

I admit to not quite getting what Frank's clarification is supposed to mean.
Somehow, I neglected to type the last part of that first sentence. See if this is any clearer:

One of the people is listed on the consolidation with the wrong last name. When that is corrected, you will have another match.

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Re: Game #192: House of Games

#56 Post by mellytu74 » Sun Jul 21, 2019 5:51 pm

One of the unanswered ones should be a Lewis to give us Lewis Cass of Michigan.

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Re: Game #192: House of Games

#57 Post by mellytu74 » Sun Jul 21, 2019 5:52 pm

One of the unanswered ones should be a Lewis to give us Lewis Cass of Michigan.

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Re: Game #192: House of Games

#58 Post by mellytu74 » Sun Jul 21, 2019 5:56 pm

I am having trouble cutting and pasting from the tablet.

Simon the Zealot + Julia Cameron = Simon Cameron of Pennsylvania

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Re: Game #192: House of Games

#59 Post by franktangredi » Sun Jul 21, 2019 6:07 pm

mellytu74 wrote:I am having trouble cutting and pasting from the tablet.

Simon the Zealot + Julia Cameron = Simon Cameron of Pennsylvania
Somehow I knew you'd be the one to get this match.

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Re: Game #192: House of Games

#60 Post by mrkelley23 » Sun Jul 21, 2019 6:34 pm

63. is Ray Stannard Baker, not Brown.

So 24. HOWARD Unruh + 63. Ray Stannard BAKER = Howard Baker of Tennessee
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Re: Game #192: House of Games

#61 Post by mrkelley23 » Sun Jul 21, 2019 6:39 pm

32. ELMER Rice + 83. Clarence THOMAS = Elmer Thomas of Oklahoma
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Re: Game #192: House of Games

#62 Post by franktangredi » Sun Jul 21, 2019 6:45 pm

mrkelley23 wrote:32. ELMER Rice + 83. Clarence THOMAS = Elmer Thomas of Oklahoma
Some states were harder than others.

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Re: Game #192: House of Games

#63 Post by franktangredi » Sun Jul 21, 2019 6:48 pm

mrkelley23 wrote:90. OSCAR Tschirky + 39. Carrie UNDERWOOD = Oscar Underwood of Alabama
Underwood rated a mention in Profiles in Coverage for being a southern Democrat who spoke out against the KKK at a time when they were a political force in Democratic politics. Some think this may have cost him a shot at the Presidency.

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Re: Game #192: House of Games

#64 Post by Appa23 » Sun Jul 21, 2019 6:51 pm

I feel dumb for not getting #23 as Hannah Davis Jeter.

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Re: Game #192: House of Games

#65 Post by jarnon » Sun Jul 21, 2019 7:13 pm

Almost there! Updated consolidation…

Identify the 100 people in the clues below. Then, match them into 50 pairs according to a Tangredi, or principle you must discover for yourself.

There will undoubtedly be alternate matches, but only one solution will allow you to use each name once.

*1. BENJAMIN FRANKLIN
*2. WHITNEY HOUSTON
*3. THOMAS HOBBES

4. This scientist has said that almost all of the technology involved in his great innovation already existed by 1989 and that he “just had to put them together.”
TIM BERNERS LEE

*5. CARL THEODOR DREYER
*6. BUSTER DOUGLAS

7. The stanzaic form invented, and named for, this poet consists of eight lines in iambic pentameter followed by a single line in iambic hexameter, with the rhyme scheme ABABBCBCC.
EDMUND SPENSER

*8. DORIS HUMPHREY
*9. CLAUDE MONET
*10. CESAR CHAVEZ
*11. RICHARD BYRD
*12. CONRAD HILTON

13. This Union general is best known for suffering a humiliating defeat to a force half the size of his own in 1863. (His more popular claim to fame is probably a myth.)
JOSEPH HOOKER

*14. BLANCHE DuBOIS
*15. ALAN MacDIARMID
*16. JAMES BLUNT
*17. THADDEUS STEVENS

18. She received a Tony award and an Oscar nomination for her role as a stenographer who suffers an unexpected – and hilarious - pregnancy.
PEGGY CASS

*19. JACK KEROUAC
*20. BERNIE PARENT

21. Among his nicknames were “American Moses” and the “Lion of the Lord.”
BRIGHAM YOUNG

22. This Nobel Prize-winning economist crossed over into sociology with his studies of such topics as criminal law and racial discrimination, and was one of the founders of what became known as the New Home Economics.
GARY BECKER

*23. HANNAH DAVIS
*24. HOWARD UNRUH
*25. JULIA MARGARET CAMERON
*26. WAYNE LaPIERRE

27. This organic chemist committed suicide at the age of 41, and thus never became aware of the lasting importance of his own work.
WALLACE CARROTHERS

*28. RICHARD HELMS
*29. MICHAEL FEINSTEIN
*30. LINDSAY VONN
*31. NORMA TALMADGE
*32. ELMER RICE
*33. NEIL CLARK WARREN
*34. CHRISTOPHER GLENN
*35. RICHARD REID
*36. PATTY

37. His cogent aphorism on the reason for studying history is probably better remembered today than any of his philosophical works, such as his seminal 1896 study of aesthetics.
GEORGE SANTAYANA

*38. CHARLES BEARD
*39. CARRIE UNDERWOOD
*40. RUFUS PUTNAM
*41. CRAWFORD LONG
*42. HAROLD GODWINSON
*43. WILKIE COLLINS
*44. FORREST GREGG
*45. BILL WATTERSON
*46. JENNY CRAIG
*47. KAM FONG
*48. CASSIUS CLAY
*49. CARTER OOSTERHOUSE
*50. WILLIAM OCCAM
*51. HERMAN HOLLERITH
*52. MR. BENNET
*53. WALLIS SIMPSON
54. NELLIE ROSS
*55. ART PEPPER

56. His grim 1899 novel about an unlicensed dentist is perhaps the best example of naturalism in American fiction.
FRANK NORRIS

*57. MELISSA HAYDEN

58. Her onscreen husbands have included Gene Hackman, John Lithgow, Alan Arkin, and the director of the movie for which she won her first Oscar.
DIANNE WIEST

*59. BOB MATHIAS
*60. FRANKLIN GRAHAM
*61. MARGARET MURRAY
*62. LUCY BURNS
*63. RAY STANNARD BAKER
*64. HIRAM POWERS
*65. DENNIS GABOR

66. He was overthrown in 1971, regained power in 1980 when the man who overthrew him was overthrown, was overthrown again in 1985, died in exile twenty years later, and (surprisingly) was brought back to his own country for a state funeral.
MILTON OBOTE? PINOCHET?

*67. PHILLIP GLASS
*68. JUDD APATOW

69. One of the biggest literary feuds of the 20th century finally exploded in a lawsuit based on a remark this novelist made to Dick Cavett about a notable playwright.
NORMAN MAILER

*70. BERNARD KING
*71. COLONEL HARLAND SANDERS
*72. JOHN LOCKE
*73. JEFFERSON SMITH
*74. STEPHEN DECATUR
*75. HUBERT GIVENCHY

76. First recipient of the Pritzker Prize, this architect’s notable designs included his own Connecticut residence, inspired by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s Farnsworth House.
PHILIP JOHNSON

*77. ROBERT PLANT
*78. JESSE JAMES
*79. ELIZABETH MONROE
*80. SUSAN GLASPELL
*81. HARRY HAY
*82. SAMUEL MORSE
*83. CLARENCE THOMAS
*84. JIMMIE DODD
*85. MARK ROTH

86. During World War I, the test developed by this American psychologist was administered to 1.7 million American soldiers.

*87. SAM SPADE
*88. SIMON THE ZEALOT
*89. LARRY PAGE
*90. OSCAR TSCHIRKY
*91. HUEY NEWTON
*92. WALTER REED
*93. ROY LIECHTENSTEIN

94. One of my favorite songs by this lyricist includes this delightful triple rhyme: “Sir Paul was frail, he looked a wreck to me/At night he was a horse’s neck to me/So I performed an appendectomy.”
LORENZ HART

*95. REX HARRISON
*96. OMAR BRADLEY
*97. HENRY HUDSON
*98. TED WILLIAMS
*99. LANGSTON HUGHES
*100. ABRAHAM LINCOLN


TANGREDI:
First name + Last name = Famous senator from each state


MATCHES:

9. CLAUDE Monet + 55. Art PEPPER = Claude Pepper of Florida

79. ELIZABETH Monroe + 33. Neil Clark WARREN = Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts

68. JUDD Apatow + 44. Forrest GREGG = Judd Gregg of New Hampshire

97. HENRY Hudson + 48. Cassius CLAY = Henry Clay of Kentucky

45. BILL Watterson + 96. Omar BRADLEY = Bill Bradley of New Jersey

64. HIRAM Powers + 47. Kam FONG = Hiram Fong of Hawaii

78. JESSE James + 28. Richard HELMS = Jesse Helms of North Carolina

51. HERMAN Hollerith + 31. Norma TALMADGE = Herman Talmadge of Georgia

12. CONRAD Hilton + 62. Lucy BURNS = Conrad Burns of Montana

5. CARL Theodor Dreyer + 57. Melissa HAYDEN = Carl Hayden of Arizona

14. BLANCHE DuBois + 100. Abraham LINCOLN = Blanche Lincoln of Arkansas

81. HARRY Hay + 35. Richard REID = Harry Reid of Nevada

87. SAM Spade + 2. Whitney HOUSTON = Sam Houston of Texas

75. HUBERT Givenchy + 8. Doris HUMPHREY = Hubert Humphrey of Minnesota

77. ROBERT Plant + 11. Richard BYRD = Robert Byrd of West Virginia

20. BERNIE Parent + 71. Colonel Harland SANDERS = Bernie Sanders of Vermont

30. LINDSAY Vonn + 60. Franklin GRAHAM = Lindsay Graham of South Carolina

80. SUSAN Glaspell + 43. Wilkie COLLINS = Susan Collins of Maine

38. CHARLES Beard + 59. Bob MATHIAS = Charles Mathias of Maryland

3. THOMAS Hobbes + 84. Jimmie DODD = Thomas Dodd of Connecticut

50. WILLIAM Occam + 85. Mark ROTH = William Roth of Delaware

72. JOHN Locke + 34. Christopher GLENN = John Glenn of Ohio

74. STEPHEN Decatur + 6. Buster DOUGLAS = Stephen Douglas of Illinois

93. ROY Liechtenstein + 16. James BLUNT = Roy Blunt of Missouri

1. BENJAMIN Franklin + 95. Rex HARRISON = Benjamin Harrison of Indiana

19. JACK Kerouac + 92. Walter REED = Jack Reed of Rhode Island

98. TED Williams + 17. Thaddeus STEVENS = Ted Stevens of Alaska

26. WAYNE LaPierre + 82. Samuel MORSE = Wayne Morse of Oregon

89. LARRY Page + 46. Jenny CRAIG = Larry Craig of Idaho

91. HUEY Newton + 41. Crawford LONG = Huey Long of Louisiana

40. RUFUS Putnam + 70. Bernard KING = Rufus King of New York

36. PATTY + 61. Margaret MURRAY = Patty Murray of Washington

15. ALAN Macdiarmid + 53. Wallis SIMPSON = Alan Simpson of Wyoming

42. HAROLD Godwinson + 99. Langston HUGHES = Harold Hughes of Iowa

65. DENNIS Gabor + 10. Cesar CHAVEZ = Dennis Chavez of New Mexico

29. MICHAEL Feinstein + 52. Mr. BENNET = Michael Bennet of Colorado

90. OSCAR Tschirky + 39. Carrie UNDERWOOD = Oscar Underwood of Alabama

49. CARTER Oosterhouse + 67. Philip GLASS = Carter Glass of Virginia

88. SIMON the Zealot + Julia Margaret CAMERON = Simon Cameron of Pennsylvania

24. HOWARD Unruh + 63. Ray Stannard BAKER = Howard Baker of Tennessee

32. ELMER Rice + 83. Clarence THOMAS = Elmer Thomas of Oklahoma

73. JEFFERSON Smith + 23. Hannah DAVIS = Jefferson Davis of Mississippi


UNUSED STATES:

California
Kansas
Michigan
Nebraska
North Dakota
South Dakota
Utah
Wisconsin

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Re: Game #192: House of Games

#66 Post by jarnon » Sun Jul 21, 2019 7:15 pm

29. MICHAEL Feinstein + 52. Mr. BENNET = Michael Bennet of Colorado
There has to be another Michael in this game.

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Re: Game #192: House of Games

#67 Post by franktangredi » Sun Jul 21, 2019 8:10 pm

jarnon wrote:
29. MICHAEL Feinstein + 52. Mr. BENNET = Michael Bennet of Colorado
There has to be another Michael in this game.
Let's clear this up right now. Senator Michael Bennett is NOT in this game.

Neither is some guy I really hate.

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#68 Post by mrkelley23 » Sun Jul 21, 2019 8:33 pm

69. One of the biggest literary feuds of the 20th century finally exploded in a lawsuit based on a remark this novelist made to Dick Cavett about a notable playwright.
NORMAN MAILER


Saw literary feud and Norman Mailer, and didn't give it a second thought.

This is MARY MCCARTHY, who made scathing comments about Lillian Hellmann on Dick Cavett's show.

There's even a play about it. Hmmm.

That means 13. JOSEPH Hooker + 69. Mary MCCARTHY = Joseph McCarthy of Wisconsin
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#69 Post by mrkelley23 » Sun Jul 21, 2019 8:39 pm

4. TIM Berners Lee + 67. Philip JOHNSON = Tim Johnson of South Dakota
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Re: Game #192: House of Games

#70 Post by mellytu74 » Sun Jul 21, 2019 8:52 pm

mrkelley23 wrote:63. is Ray Stannard Baker, not Brown.

So 24. HOWARD Unruh + 63. Ray Stannard BAKER = Howard Baker of Tennessee

I cannot believe I screwed that up. Mean maxima culpa

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Re: Game #192: House of Games

#71 Post by mellytu74 » Sun Jul 21, 2019 8:56 pm

franktangredi wrote:
mrkelley23 wrote:90. OSCAR Tschirky + 39. Carrie UNDERWOOD = Oscar Underwood of Alabama
Underwood rated a mention in Profiles in Coverage for being a southern Democrat who spoke out against the KKK at a time when they were a political force in Democratic politics. Some think this may have cost him a shot at the Presidency.
Profiles in Courage!!

37: George + 56. Norris = Nebraska

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Re: Game #192: House of Games

#72 Post by franktangredi » Sun Jul 21, 2019 8:56 pm

mrkelley23 wrote: Saw literary feud and Norman Mailer, and didn't give it a second thought.

This is MARY MCCARTHY, who made scathing comments about Lillian Hellmann on Dick Cavett's show.
I double checked when I saw the Mailer answer, and the Mailer/Vidal kerfuffle didn't result in a lawsuit.

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Re: Game #192: House of Games

#73 Post by mellytu74 » Sun Jul 21, 2019 8:58 pm

Did we throw out Gary Hart and Dianne Feinstein?

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Re: Game #192: House of Games

#74 Post by mellytu74 » Sun Jul 21, 2019 9:03 pm

86. Is LEWIS TERMAN. That give us


86. LEWIS + 18. CASS = Michigan.

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Re: Game #192: House of Games

#75 Post by mrkelley23 » Sun Jul 21, 2019 9:11 pm

franktangredi wrote:
jarnon wrote:
29. MICHAEL Feinstein + 52. Mr. BENNET = Michael Bennet of Colorado
There has to be another Michael in this game.
Let's clear this up right now. Senator Michael Bennett is NOT in this game.

Neither is some guy I really hate.
But is Senator Michael Bennet? :)

I think that's one of our points of difficulty right now. Mr. Bennet doesn't have a first name, so Bennet must be in the puzzle somewhere. Is it supposed to be a double-T Bennett, because that would at least give us a couple more choices for senators?
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