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Old 05-16-2018, 08:17 AM
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Originally Posted by Spike1007 View Post
It is more fun when I don't pay too much attention to how I'm doing. Today, after that email exchange, I tried to see if I was anywhere near accurate in terms of what I said. I've set about 20 records (with 10 words), could have gotten about 8 more (but they weren't worth enough to keep), and matched 3 existing words that were worth enough to increase my average. (I kicked myself this morning for missing HYPERCHOLESTEROLEMIA, which was yours I think.) Anyway, I found myself trying too hard to find words that weren't there. These days, I'll play any board with at least 2 9+ letter ultra-rare words, and I do end up dumping a lot of games where I don't find anything worth keeping (and that has to be at least 26 points).
I'd say 28 records set half way through the day is a great score! Congrats!

My playing parameters are still shifting. I don't keep 12 pt records anymore unless they're really long words. I may not keep 14-16 pt records either unless I'm pretty sure that's the best word on the board. I mostly skip boards where there are only 1 or 2 9+ ltr words.
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