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Dyenamite  (Level: 49.6 - Posts: 669)
Fri, 7th Sep '07 1:59 AM


Family Feud Style Survey For Dyenamite’s Upcoming Quizzes

You've heard me talking about it and now it's Launch Time!

Please choose any or all of the following topics and write down the FIRST response only that you think of when you read each question. Please do ALL 10 questions in a topic, not just pick your favourite questions from each one. When you are done, message your responses to my PRIVATE MESSAGE. Do not post answers here or they will be void. Sorry. Post a comment if you like but please no direct reference to any of the survey responses.

Once I receive a certain amount of replies for each topic I will close off the survey and start converting the data to quizzes. (Still unsure of which format I will use) Those who have supported this idea from the start, I will reserve a spot for your replies if you posted a comment in the chat forum. But don't dilly dally, ok?

Send through results for different toics in more than one session too, if you like, but please only attempt each topic ONCE - subsequent attempts will also be void.

Have fun and thanks for all the keen interest and support. Kind regards, Rick

Name …
Your favourite ice cream flavour
Least favourite pizza topping
Something you mix with alcohol
Your favourite chocolate bar
A type of juice other than orange
Something you eat during holidays
A traditional home cooked meal
Your favourite McDonalds menu item
Something you avoid ordering on a first date
Food that makes your breath smell

Name your Favourite …
Actor/Actress you would like to marry
Film studio
Steven Spielberg Film
Tom Hanks film
Oscar winner
Box office Flop
Childhood star

Name a tv …
Game show
Show set in the 70’s or 80’s
Show about crime
Show about Law
Talk show host
Cartoon character canine
Channel you watch the most
Personality you look like

Favourite …
Music genre
Controversial Artist
All time Song
One hit wonder
Beatles song
Elvis song
McDonalds ad slogan
Theme song tv or film
“Idol” winner

Name a word that …
Begins with a Q
Rhymes with Chuck
Means the opposite to Boring
Means the same as Wife
Describes clouds
Is a palindrome
That sounds like its meaning
Describes a group of particular animals
Appears in the bible
Ends with an E

Name a sport …
Starting with B
You don’t understand
Played without balls
Played in most countries
Major event seen worldwide
Famous brand name in sports
Sport with ball in its title
Played at the Olympic
Team name

Ok, That's it for now - I'm exhausted. I know I rushed it a little toward sthe end here but I hope it's still a lot of fun. Now all I have to do is wait for the responses to roll in. Come on guys, get behind it now I've got the ball rolling and start sending in all of your replies. Thanks again for your time and kind words of encouragement. You all make it so worthwhile.

Kindest regards, Rick

Violet8  (Level: 49.7 - Posts: 1)
Fri, 7th Sep '07 2:21 AM

Hi Rick, how do I get the questions on the screen, I keep clicking and nothing is happening, am I a dope? Karen.

Sblv  (Level: 186.2 - Posts: 336)
Fri, 7th Sep '07 2:53 AM

Done with my part, Rick, Thank you. Simon.

Dyenamite  (Level: 49.6 - Posts: 669)
Fri, 7th Sep '07 2:54 AM

No need to click anything. Just grab a pen and paper and read from my original post. Record your answers for as many topics as you like (All 10 questions for each topic please) Then simply send your responses to me in a private message. Put a heading on each set of 10 so that it's obvious which topic you are answering. Thanks

Hope this helps

Smoke20  (Level: 62.6 - Posts: 2815)
Fri, 7th Sep '07 3:25 AM

Sent mine in two parts, marked as such.

Gypsylady  (Level: 140.8 - Posts: 6036)
Fri, 7th Sep '07 4:27 AM

Mine's in the mail!!


Dyenamite  (Level: 49.6 - Posts: 669)
Fri, 7th Sep '07 5:09 AM

Thanks for all the responses already. I'm having fun getting to know you all a biy better from the answers you are giving. Please Remember to be specific where necessary eg there is a World Cup in Rugby, cricket, soccer etc. Thanks again

Dyenamite  (Level: 49.6 - Posts: 669)
Fri, 7th Sep '07 5:43 AM

One more thing ... It will probably help a LOT if you can please save your messages with your responses after you send them to me, as my i'm sure I will run out of space if I try to keep them ALL!? (You can tell that, although a great deal of time, thought and effort has gone into this project - I did rush to get it out there. Oh well!) If you need me to resend you your original message so that you can save it, please let me know. Anyone taking the survey from now on, don't forget to save a copy after you send it to me. Thanks

If you are sending single messages for each topic, put "Survey-Topic" (eg Survey-Sport) in the subject field. Not asking for much am I?

So that I can get 100 takers as quickly as possible, tell all your sploofus buddies to get on board. When the survey is all over I'll think of a way to post the spreadsheet somewhere with all the results. At the moment I have sploofus ID's to identify who answered what, so before I publish this somewhere can you let me know if you want to have your id entered or remain anon.


Pepperdoc  (Level: 152.5 - Posts: 4286)
Fri, 7th Sep '07 8:03 AM

You could copy this list, then paste it into your reply box to Dyenamite, then type your answers next to each word. If you want to save this list, then you could copy into a Word document. (just a thought...I'm lazy)

Roccotab  (Level: 60.3 - Posts: 185)
Fri, 7th Sep '07 8:15 AM

My answers to all are on the way in 2 parts also, and stated as such in the subject line of message. Good luck Rocco

Roccotab  (Level: 60.3 - Posts: 185)
Fri, 7th Sep '07 8:54 AM

Smokes answer to survey 1 is just my guess.

Name …
Your favourite ice cream flavour--- Dipped Depot
Least favourite pizza topping--- Gordon Gouda
Something you mix with alcohol--- Tony Stewart
Your favourite chocolate bar--- Tootsie Tony
A type of juice other than orange--- Sunoco
Something you eat during holidays--- Turkied Tony
A traditional home cooked meal--- Stewed Stewart
Your favourite McDonalds menu item--- Flaming McTony
Something you avoid ordering on a first date--- Any Gordon Brother's Wines
Food that makes your breath smell--- Garlic'ed Gordon

This is just a joke please do not eliminate her answers even if they ARE correct

Smoke20  (Level: 62.6 - Posts: 2815)
Fri, 7th Sep '07 9:24 AM

I TOLD you to keep those secret! Now my answers will influence the others!

Pocahontas1951  (Level: 55.4 - Posts: 172)
Fri, 7th Sep '07 10:28 AM

Mine is in your mailbox. What fun! Thanks for all your hard work.


Cathyincayman  (Level: 50.2 - Posts: 33)
Fri, 7th Sep '07 12:38 PM

What's a palidrome???

Pepperdoc  (Level: 152.5 - Posts: 4286)
Fri, 7th Sep '07 12:55 PM

Hi, Cathy,

A palindrome is when a word (or phrase) says the same thing whether you spell it forward or backward.

Example: Anna

I would give my favorite phrase as an example, but I used it on the survey.

Kaufman  (Level: 253.8 - Posts: 3936)
Fri, 7th Sep '07 1:11 PM

Lots of good palindromes here:

Xhoney1  (Level: 75.5 - Posts: 185)
Fri, 7th Sep '07 1:25 PM

Mine are sent Rick, in two parts... have a great weekend


Pepperdoc  (Level: 152.5 - Posts: 4286)
Fri, 7th Sep '07 4:05 PM

Those are hysterical, Ken.
If you didn't have a favorite palindrome, already, you could pick one from that video. Leave it to Weird Al!

Greyghost  (Level: 68.4 - Posts: 640)
Fri, 7th Sep '07 4:35 PM

Guys,i know i am a bit thick lately but cant seem to get this moving,any help will be appreciated

Pepperdoc  (Level: 152.5 - Posts: 4286)
Fri, 7th Sep '07 4:46 PM

I think Dyenamite wants you to name your favorites (see his list at the top), then PM him with your answers. He'll then create quizzes from the compiled answers.
I think the easiest way to do this is to copy and paste the list into a PM, type your answers next to each line, then send PM to Dyenamite.
(I hope you were asking a process type question, and not something else...)

Dyenamite  (Level: 49.6 - Posts: 669)
Sat, 8th Sep '07 7:23 AM

Thanks for that Pep! That's really the ideal way for me to do it! Never mind for you ... Its SOOO much easier to read back through your answers and record them on the spreadsheet if they are in the same order as the survey. Ta

Ladyvol  (Level: 202.7 - Posts: 5432)
Sun, 9th Sep '07 12:03 AM

I just sent you my list Rick...I copied all of my answers down on paper...

Maurlin  (Level: 210.5 - Posts: 2658)
Sun, 9th Sep '07 8:05 AM

I'm in. I sent them in 3 separate IMs.

Dyenamite  (Level: 49.6 - Posts: 669)
Sun, 9th Sep '07 10:12 AM

Thanks guys once again. My eyes are going square from entering all that raw data into excel. Up to 48 takers so far so I can either keep it going for a week and see how much more interest we can generate, or I can cut off each topic at 50. You know I want 100!

Hey, I heard back from the support team and it seems the editors have been discussing this idea of mine. They wanted me to know that it's a great idea and they are discussing ways of making it it able to work. Keep you posted when they get back to me. In the mean time ... Spread the word (and good cheer)

Thank you

Chyenn  (Level: 200.8 - Posts: 1332)
Sun, 9th Sep '07 10:43 AM

what fun! thanks for asking me to join in... my answers are sent in 3 separate messages "RE: Survey says..."

can't wait to see what you do with this...


Roccotab  (Level: 60.3 - Posts: 185)
Sun, 9th Sep '07 11:13 AM

I think you should do it however you want, but it would be nice to have a true 100 survey. Maybe refresh the thread in Salty Dog as well, because a lot of people only sign in a few times a week. Thank you for you effort I am sure it will be lots of fun. Rocco

Dyenamite  (Level: 49.6 - Posts: 669)
Sun, 9th Sep '07 1:34 PM

Yes I agree, a true 100 survey is much better than a survey of 50 and double responses to get a % Can people please refer others to take the survey and I will no doubt get the other 50 in no time. If you all tell one person that didn't know about it, we will get there from a great height. Post threads of your own? Thanks guys
Kind regards

Roby19  (Level: 58.9 - Posts: 26)
Wed, 12th Sep '07 5:55 PM

My answers are in your email box.


Dyenamite  (Level: 49.6 - Posts: 669)
Thu, 13th Sep '07 6:23 AM

Thanks so much guys. Anyone new wanting to send in responses, please do all 6 topics to ensure you make the cut. Those who did not try all 6 can you please try the ones you missed? Thanks. Survey now closed in food and bev UNLESS you are sending all 6 topics for the first time. Should see a few quizzes in a week or 2. Thanks everyone!

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