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I've gone downhill a bit since leaving my job where I dealt with American clients.
who could do all the american states, their capitals and the american presidents in order, as well as all world countries and their capitals.
he didn't do well in his degree.
Can do countries of Europe in less than 3 minutes. Form an orderly queue, ladies.
with 06:44 left on the clock. Booyah!
but couldn't remember some of the fucking massive ones towards the west.
I can identify every state by its position on the map.
Took 2 whole minutes to remember Kansas was actually a state.
FAO OF FACT FANS: Kansas City isn't in Kansas. It's in Missouri.
It straddles the state line
*Henman fist pump*
reassuringly neither does my wife though, who is American. often forgets Iowa, which given she was born there always amuses me
who is always still sat there on his iPad when we get to Waterloo and doesn't even start to think about getting off the train. looked the other day to see what he was up to - was going a sporcle quiz. fair play.
to complete the 'all the tube stations' one.
after about 10 attempts my PB is 210/267. you only get 20 minutes for it though :(
I reckon if the answers were grouped into tube lines and were in order I could have got loads more, just naming them all from barely anything isn't easy. plus I seem to have forgotten that the northern line even exists.
there's no way i'll get the west london suburbs.
to wit: i have the badge for playing 1,000 total games in geography. i have a Bishkek or Bust badge for playing 25 games about Kyrgyzstan. i'm cool
We only have one laptop and every time I wanted to use it there he would be, guessing who the world's major exporters of raspberries were.
and get annoyed and names i forget