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Forum: Discs 06-03-2018, 03:48 PM
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Posted By philstine
Hmm ... sounds like I need to break up my...

Hmm ... sounds like I need to break up my collection and find me some pigeons to pluck.
Forum: Discs 06-03-2018, 01:34 PM
Replies: 406
Views: 44,655
Posted By philstine
Not nearly as much as you're probably hoping. ...

Not nearly as much as you're probably hoping.

There was only one run of CE Spiders, and all but a handful were all pearly.

I picked up the 7 in the attached pic (all mint, one ring stamped) up...
Forum: Tournaments & Leagues 06-03-2018, 01:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 444
Posted By philstine
Yes. Check the leaderboard (usually...

Yes.



Check the leaderboard (usually posted at tournament central) which will list the names of players on each card and their starting hole assignment (shotgun start) or tee times (staggered...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-29-2018, 06:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 632
Posted By philstine
5x (1991-94, 97) plus 2x Masters (2009, 2017),...

5x (1991-94, 97) plus 2x Masters (2009, 2017), thank you very much.
Forum: Technique & Strategy 05-26-2018, 07:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 703
Posted By philstine
Get your head out of the way of your muscle...

Get your head out of the way of your muscle memory.

Go to a practice field, pick a target, close your eyes, and stand-and-deliver. Lather, rinse, repeat.

Works for putts, too: step up, close...
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 05-25-2018, 07:42 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,243
Posted By philstine
Might be a reflection of just how low the bar of...

Might be a reflection of just how low the bar of "average intelligence" actually is. :eek::eek::eek:

:D



I can't think of an organized sport that I've participated in over the last 50-some...
Forum: The Marketplace 05-24-2018, 04:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,586
Posted By philstine
Still looking? Yellow 151.7, 7-7.5/10. Spent...

Still looking?

Yellow 151.7, 7-7.5/10. Spent 3-4 months in my field training stack but never made it into my bag.
Forum: Disc Golf Courses 05-23-2018, 11:28 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,011
Posted By philstine
Which is precisely the point: the claim that a...

Which is precisely the point: the claim that a vendetta 0 rating will affect the overall rating more than a homer 5 is valid for a subset of courses with a higher than average rating, not across the...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-22-2018, 08:51 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,887
Posted By philstine
Elaine King was unrated when she won her first...

Elaine King was unrated when she won her first FPO World Championship. Then again, so was every Major winner, male or female, prior to the advent of the rating system. ;) (Interesting tidbit: Elaine...
Forum: Tournaments & Leagues 05-21-2018, 08:14 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 17,344
Posted By philstine
Unless it's an incorrect lie misplay (811.F.a):

Unless it's an incorrect lie misplay (811.F.a):
Forum: Tournaments & Leagues 05-21-2018, 08:02 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 17,344
Posted By philstine
I don't know about that: while 801.02.H does...

I don't know about that: while 801.02.H does stipulate that only one penalty should apply to a throw or action subject to multiple penalties (in this instance, it would be the foot fault since it...
Forum: Disc Golf Courses 05-20-2018, 07:31 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,011
Posted By philstine
Why?

Why?
Forum: Disc Golf Courses 05-19-2018, 07:55 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 5,338
Posted By philstine
So, just to set the record straight, did anyone...

So, just to set the record straight, did anyone on the club board actuall speak with the new owner about the agreement with the park when the issue first came up, or ask either the previous owner,...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-17-2018, 07:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,113
Posted By philstine
Competition, yes; but for the world record...

Competition, yes; but for the world record (http://wfdf.org/history-stats/world-records/153) the catch must be clean with no bobbles.
Forum: Course Design 05-17-2018, 10:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 762
Posted By philstine
:eek::eek::eek:

:eek::eek::eek:
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 05-14-2018, 08:46 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 3,575
Posted By philstine
Yes, there is: you simply, for whatever...

Yes, there is: you simply, for whatever misbegotten reason, simply fail to recognize or admit it:

It's clear that you're either trolling or, for whatever reason, you're being intentionally...
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 05-14-2018, 08:34 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 3,575
Posted By philstine
The Rules and Competition Manual are consistent...

The Rules and Competition Manual are consistent in explicitly stating when a list of conditions that pertain to a rule is exemplary rather than exhaustive. Examples of this include:
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 05-13-2018, 06:57 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 3,575
Posted By philstine
Except that the OP did not throw the provisional...

Except that the OP did not throw the provisional because the disc's status was not readily determinable, but because he wanted to abandon it if it was in the woods:



Found disc, in bounds, no...
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 05-13-2018, 06:45 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 3,575
Posted By philstine
It's difficult to tell if you're trolling, being...

It's difficult to tell if you're trolling, being intentionally obtuse, or genuinely don't understand the rule.

809.02 absolutely provides guidance on how to determine the correct lie by...
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 05-13-2018, 01:27 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 3,575
Posted By philstine
They can't because the 809.01 vests the decision...

They can't because the 809.01 vests the decision of whether or not to abandon a throw soley in the thrower.

The 809.02 restricts the group's role to agreeing that a provional throw may save time...
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 05-13-2018, 10:26 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 3,575
Posted By philstine
The provisional rule already does exactly that....

The provisional rule already does exactly that. The issue here is that the OP's original throw was both found and in bounds, but the OP wants to abandon it and play from the provisional.



Given...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-09-2018, 07:23 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,730
Posted By philstine
Yeah. I mean, it's not like commentators ever...

Yeah. I mean, it's not like commentators ever TELL you what discs the Proz are throwing.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-09-2018, 07:18 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,730
Posted By philstine
Exclamation Yeah, because disc golfers are so stupid that, as...

Yeah, because disc golfers are so stupid that, as they get into disc golf and get better they won't ever come across mis-stamped discs and realize what's going on....
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-08-2018, 06:11 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,730
Posted By philstine
If noobs and fanbois end up buying a speed and...

If noobs and fanbois end up buying a speed and stability-appropriate disc for their skill level because they see touring pros throwing mis-stamped discs instead of just going for high speed massively...
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 05-07-2018, 05:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,021
Posted By philstine
I hear they taste like bald eagle ... or maybe it...

I hear they taste like bald eagle ... or maybe it was whooping crane?
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