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LOL The Wikipedia Game

Discussion in 'General' started by hacker 8991, 28 Feb 2006.

  1. Techno-Dann

    Techno-Dann Disgruntled kumquat

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    Main page > Whale > Oceanic Dolphin > Monodontidae > Narwhal

    Old-school artist time: Nathaniel Currier

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    Main page > London Heathrow Airport > United Kingdom > Scotland > Royal Scots Dragoon Guards

    main page > British Airways > London Gatwick Airport > Air Europe > Spam (food) > Beck > Loser (song)

    I think that covers everything. Nathaniel Currier is up.

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  2. Clocked

    Clocked Yar! It be drivin' me nuts...

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    Main > Science > Biology > Animals > Cetaceans > Narwhal (In the "Did you know?" section)

    Now I want Polytetrafluoroethylene aka Teflon ( and no you can't use the teflon page... :naughty:)

    looks like i got beat...
     
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  3. Coelacanth

    Coelacanth New Member

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    Well, this was very hard... The only thing that links to Nathaniel Currier is the picture of the lexington steamboat, and the only thing that links to that is january 13th (other than a list and a category which I think are against the rules) so here goes...
    Wikipedia Main Page > January 28 > January 13 > Steamship Lexington > Image:Awful conflagration of the steam boat Lexington > Nathaniel Currier

    Find me an article on Karl Marx
     
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  4. Techno-Dann

    Techno-Dann Disgruntled kumquat

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    I'm pretty sure the page on Currier and Ives links to Nathaniel Currier... Your route is quite fast, though.

    main page > North Korea > Stalinism > Karl Marx

    How about a vacation? Find me a route to Saint Lucia.
     
  5. Matkubicki

    Matkubicki New Member

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    Main Page->Southern United States->Caribbean->Saint Lucia

    Bring me High Fidelity!! edit:as in HIFI not the film!
     
  6. iwog

    iwog Linux cursed

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    Main page > Portal: technology > High end audio cables > high fidelity audio > high fidelity

    Can you get me spore, as in the game?
     
  7. Thacrudd

    Thacrudd Where's the any key?!?

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    main > Portals > Stratagey games > Video Games > Video game genres > God Games > spore

    6 clicks coffee anyone?

    This is actually really fun! Kudos man
     
  8. alextwo

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    High fidelity it is then.

    Main Page > Engineer > Electrical Engineer > Electronic Filter > Low-pass filter > Frequency Response > High Fidelity

    Let's go for The Orange Box now.
     
  9. Thacrudd

    Thacrudd Where's the any key?!?

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    Sorry for that! I'll give it another go:

    Main > Tokyo > Broadcasting > Video > Computer > Graphics > Strategy > First Person Shooter > Half-Life > The Orange Box

    9 clicks

    If that works then I'd like my hot COFFEE now.
     
  10. iwog

    iwog Linux cursed

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    Sorry my bad, thought portals we allowed.
    Main Page > US states > Washington (state) > Bellevue > Valve > Orange Box

    Lets find Port as in the fortified wine.

    Edited for coffee: main page > Egypt > Ethiopia > Coffee.
     
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  11. Blackcrown

    Blackcrown New Member

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    Port

    Main -> Slavery / slaveholding -> Agriculture -> Fruit -> Grapes -> Red Wine -> port

    7 steps.

    I also made coffee in 4 steps by the way. But not interesting anymore I think?

    Next: Spermwhale
     
  12. C-Sniper

    C-Sniper Stop Trolling this space Ądmins!

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    Main Page> South Korea > Japan > Whaling > Whales >sperm Whale
    now find RFID or Radio Frequency Identification
     
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  13. Matkubicki

    Matkubicki New Member

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    Main Page->British (United Kingdom)->Labour Party UK->Identity Cards->Radio Frequency Identification

    Tough one!

    Cadbury Creme Egg :D
     
  14. iwog

    iwog Linux cursed

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    This one demonstrates the true power of wikipedia ready?

    Main page > Sir Isaac Newton > England > English Cuisine > Scottish Cuisine > Deep fried Mars bar > Creme Egg

    Unfortunately the British on wikipedia has no Cuisine link

    Another inspired by the junk on my desk Grolsch, you can't tell i'm a student can you...
     
  15. Thacrudd

    Thacrudd Where's the any key?!?

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    Main > german > germany > beer > Beers of the World > Dutch Beer > Grolsch

    6 clicks if no on can find a quicker route I'm in the mood for a Pencil
     
  16. CraZy

    CraZy Cöstom úser tætel

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    Main > Engineer > List of inventors > Mechanlical Pencil > Pencil

    So how about.. Skyr (It's a dairy product)
     
  17. Freedom

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    Main-Geograph-Europe-Iceland-Skyr.
    now Andrew Goodman
     
  18. EmJay

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    Main -> Propaganda -> Ku Klux Klan -> Mississippi civil rights worker murders (link is halfway down the list of 1950-1965 murders, labeled as 'Chaney, Goodman, and Schwerner) -> Andrew Goodman

    Find me a trench coat.
     
  19. iwog

    iwog Linux cursed

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    Main Page > Italy > World War I > Trench Warfare > Trenches > Trench Coat

    Find me Ok Go
     
  20. sk8ter646

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    Main Page > Portal:Arts> Music by continent> North American music> American music> American styles of music> Rock and roll> Alternative rock> List of alternative rock artists> OK Go

    9 clicks find me an Airbus A380

    DAM used an A-Z
     
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