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Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner Today, 12:30 PM
Replies: 292
Views: 48,889
Posted By lalatan
It may be 1 of those words that comes up as 44...

It may be 1 of those words that comes up as 44 pts after you play it but gets reduced to 42 when it submits.

I didn't think of it when I posted earlier today on this thread that I have now set...
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner Today, 05:36 AM
Replies: 292
Views: 48,889
Posted By lalatan
Those were some wild point swings there. Every...

Those were some wild point swings there. Every once in a while I'll get distracted while playing a game or lose track of the timer and the game submits. If I happened to try a poor scoring word and...
Forum: Wordtwist.org Rules and Scoring Today, 05:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,238
Posted By lalatan
No problem, kate. At least I kept the longest...

No problem, kate. At least I kept the longest word record. ;) If I find what I feel is the longest word on a board, I usually play just that to keep my avg up. You are often punished if you drop the...
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner Yesterday, 10:47 AM
Replies: 292
Views: 48,889
Posted By lalatan
Hey Spike: I just played a board where the...

Hey Spike: I just played a board where the previous best/longest word records were 8/6. I decided to try it since it had 1 9+ ultrarare word and I wanted to see if I could find it. Within the first...
Forum: General Chit Chat Yesterday, 07:03 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,798
Posted By lalatan
Hi flops. I noticed you're online. You've been...

Hi flops. I noticed you're online. You've been very quiet on the forum. I checked your stats and you've been putting up some solid numbers so congrats on that. I miss your posts. Hopefully the winter...
Forum: General Chit Chat Yesterday, 06:57 AM
Replies: 358
Views: 64,274
Posted By lalatan
Just played a board where early on I spotted...

Just played a board where early on I spotted -metries. Soon afterward I saw you could add chrono to it. Searched some more and noticed geo-. I tried GEOCHRONOMETRIES (30 pts).
1. Noun. (geology) the...
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-14-2018, 08:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 91
Posted By lalatan
Too bad kate. That would have been sweet. You...

Too bad kate. That would have been sweet. You should at least get the cigarette for being that close. When you get another chance, I'm certain you will win the cigar. :)
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 08-14-2018, 06:28 AM
Replies: 292
Views: 48,889
Posted By lalatan
Thanks erakis and Spike. :) Spike: For a while...

Thanks erakis and Spike. :)

Spike: For a while it seemed like the more records I set in a day the greater the overnight increase in longest word records. But then there was a day when I hardly...
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 08-13-2018, 08:14 AM
Replies: 292
Views: 48,889
Posted By lalatan
I had quite the late-night session today; set 20...

I had quite the late-night session today; set 20 records in 1 hr, 20 mins. 14 of them were 26+ pt words. Personal best for my late-night sessions.
Words I never found...
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-12-2018, 10:14 AM
Replies: 358
Views: 64,274
Posted By lalatan
I have to agree with your statements on research....

I have to agree with your statements on research. Our quality of life has improved dramatically in recent decades due to a LOT of scientific research. The search for valid discoveries entails hitting...
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-12-2018, 05:27 AM
Replies: 358
Views: 64,274
Posted By lalatan
Even books written on the topic. I've obviously...

Even books written on the topic. I've obviously led a sheltered life. I suppose there are cryptoarchaeologists, cryptobotanists etc. postulating their imaginative theories. (Even mathematicians study...
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-11-2018, 11:00 AM
Replies: 358
Views: 64,274
Posted By lalatan
I decided to try a board with only 95 words...

I decided to try a board with only 95 words available, I thought maybe I'd find one of the 9+ words there. After spotting ZOOLOGIST I scouted for a prefix for it. Eventually I ventured...
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-09-2018, 10:40 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 10,108
Posted By lalatan
Nice try DrP. I hope you weren't overdisappointed...

Nice try DrP. I hope you weren't overdisappointed or underwhelmed when that happened. ;)

I have found with ESTIMATIONS that WordTwist thinks you only get 1 crack at it. You can UNDERESTIMATE or...
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 08-01-2018, 05:56 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 21,486
Posted By lalatan
Congrats to Spike for 2nd place last month! You...

Congrats to Spike for 2nd place last month! You made a good upward run the last few days of the month. I thought you might overtake me.

Congrats kate for a solid 4th place finish.
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 07-29-2018, 07:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,873
Posted By lalatan
Very impressive quantam leap there, erakis....

Very impressive quantam leap there, erakis. Congrats!
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 07-28-2018, 06:55 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 21,486
Posted By lalatan
I think you've done well to get the avgs you have...

I think you've done well to get the avgs you have in a short time. You should at least get top 5 in 5x5.

I think I saw in your stats last month that you raised your 4x4 avg score (and maybe your...
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 07-26-2018, 08:58 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 21,486
Posted By lalatan
Thanks kate! :) You will probably get the silver...

Thanks kate! :) You will probably get the silver trophy so congrats on that! I'm glad you're still playing the game here.

I didn't play 4x4 last month cuz my computer died after my vacation. The...
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 07-25-2018, 11:22 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 21,486
Posted By lalatan
crazykate: Sorry about that. I completed 51 4x4...

crazykate: Sorry about that. I completed 51 4x4 games today w/o checking the standings first. So I failed to see until too late that you were going for a trophy there. Oops!
I checked your stats...
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 07-20-2018, 11:31 AM
Replies: 292
Views: 48,889
Posted By lalatan
I made it!

Yahooooo!! I just reached 10k 5x5 best/longest word records. :D
Been a long time coming; took a year, 2 months, 12 days to get there from 0.
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 07-20-2018, 11:25 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,873
Posted By lalatan
Congrats bwt! You're on an uptrend. :) Speaking...

Congrats bwt! You're on an uptrend. :)

Speaking of RussDNails, I encountered 1 of his games that was played once. He racked up 775 pts and also managed to set best/longest word records of 34/18 for...
Forum: General Chit Chat 07-20-2018, 11:17 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 10,108
Posted By lalatan
Too bad on that one DrP. Your definition sounded...

Too bad on that one DrP. Your definition sounded good. ;)

I just got blanked on UNINHABITIVENESS. Sounded reasonable to me. I was also stymied on HABITIVENESS. I guess one must play...
Forum: General Chit Chat 07-20-2018, 07:15 AM
Replies: 358
Views: 64,274
Posted By lalatan
Nice find DrP. Some time ago I played...

Nice find DrP.

Some time ago I played DEXTEROUSNESSES, mainly because DEXTROUSNESSES wouldn't work. I had never encountered the alternate spelling for it.

On another board I recently played...
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 07-15-2018, 07:29 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,873
Posted By lalatan
Congrats on stepping up your game, bwt! I love...

Congrats on stepping up your game, bwt! I love the title of your thread.
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 07-04-2018, 12:02 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 21,486
Posted By lalatan
That was some great word crafting, Spike! Some...

That was some great word crafting, Spike!

Some words I found recently that II don't recall playing...
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 07-02-2018, 11:03 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 21,486
Posted By lalatan
You could be right about that happening on...

You could be right about that happening on shutdown; only explanation for it. My last WDC hdd lasted 6 years. This one only 2 years. As you say, that's the way it goes w electronics.

Spike and...
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