Death Pool 2019

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  1. joe

    joe Well-Known Member

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    It's been a while since we've done one of these and we've had some people die so far in 2019 : ) Anybody interested in doing one?

    Rules:

    You get points based on the age of the person you select should they die, for example Charlie Sheen is 53 years old, you would subtract 53 from 100 and that leaves you with 47 points. Martin Sheen is 78, you would subtract 78 from 100 and that leaves you with 22.

    The person selected must be a celebrity, politician or athlete. No terrorists, no people on death row and no animals. There would be a panel of THREE VOLUNTEERS who would be interested in being an admin to determine whether or not the selected person qualifies as a celebrity. For example nobody knows who the drummer of some crappy band is but everyone knows who the drummer of Def Leppard is. Obviously these things are subjective which is why I would have 3 well known posters to help judge.

    You will get 5 picks and the pool will end on January 1, 2020.

    There would be a snake draft and you will have 10 hours from the time the last pick is made. Should you miss your pick you will have to wait until the end of the round to pick and should you miss twice you will be removed and your picks will be forfeited and cannot be picked up by any other players.

    Any other suggestions would be awesome.... think something like this makes for a more interesting time between today and the time FA and the draft.
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  2. FJF

    FJF 2018 MVP Joe Namath Award Winner

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    How about bonus points for first blood?
     
  3. joe

    joe Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for the reminder:

    - 10 bonus points for 'first blood'

    - 25 bonus points for 'first blood' if they off themselves

    As with previous death pools give a "10 party" limit?

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    a reach-out invite to the incumbent champ @abyzmul along with the venerable contenders e.g. @The Waterboy et al...
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    youshouldknowbetter.com
     
  5. Rollo Tomassi

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    Queen Elizabeth.

    I can already feel 7 points.
     
  6. FJF

    FJF 2018 MVP Joe Namath Award Winner

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    How old is bitcoin?
     
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  7. The Waterboy

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    I'm in, going to have to start trolling the celeb sites to see who has picked up the double super aids
     
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  8. joe

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    I’ll play. I liked it last time even though I wasn’t any good
     
  10. Royal Tee

    Royal Tee Girls juss wanna have fun
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    Only part I'd change as some people here may have dealt w/suicide.
     
  11. joe

    joe Well-Known Member

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    You're in.

    Fair enough - will do..

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    Last year we all said we should get it going multiple times, then for some reason we never did anything about it haha. Can't believe the whole year went by.
     
  13. Rollo Tomassi

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    It just kind of...died.
     
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  14. The Waterboy

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    FYP

    No worries though, I have a few picks I have been holding onto
     
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    I knew one of you bastards would remember lol. Good stuff
     
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  16. joe

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    ^^^ Is that a "you're in?" ....this thing's moving in drips and drabs - meanwhile there's folks at death's door waiting on us...

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  17. NYJalltheway

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    Yeah I'll be in.
     
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    NYJalltheway Well-Known Member

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    If I pick myself, then kill myself, can I get the 70 big ones?
     
  20. joe

    joe Well-Known Member

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    Sure. . Better yet, .Skype the dirty deed in an Applebee's parking lot and it's "game, set and match - you" for the full '100'


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