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Old July 9th, 2009, 04:12 AM   #1
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Go XL: Guess the City

This thread is to report issues or discuss the daily Guess the City contest over at the XL site.
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Old July 9th, 2009, 04:13 PM   #2
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The trains tricked me (went for the 3rd world ).
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Old July 9th, 2009, 06:19 PM   #3
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The trains tricked me (went for the 3rd world ).
shame on you ! for a veteran GTCer you need a good spanking
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Old July 9th, 2009, 06:54 PM   #4
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XL guess the city is very interesting indeed; btw i didnt guessed the right city...
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Old July 10th, 2009, 03:31 PM   #5
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Today's one says it's in , (name of the country)... No city given.
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Old July 10th, 2009, 04:24 PM   #6
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^ fixed. All good guesses got their points.
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Old July 10th, 2009, 04:33 PM   #7
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Wow I"m really bad at this game.
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Old July 11th, 2009, 10:17 AM   #8
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Today's is really easy
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Old July 11th, 2009, 10:57 AM   #9
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Indeed
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Old July 19th, 2009, 09:07 AM   #10
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I can't see the photo today.
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Old July 19th, 2009, 11:13 AM   #11
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The same to me: i see a "redx"
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Old July 19th, 2009, 11:47 AM   #12
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I'm noit the first one i see. No image is showing.
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Old July 19th, 2009, 02:58 PM   #13
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Old July 19th, 2009, 04:49 PM   #14
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My bad. Fixed it, you can go guess now.
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Old August 14th, 2009, 10:52 AM   #15
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Jan, you made a mistake with the answer to today's picture. Check the source of the image (plus the discuss section of today's guess the city) and you will realize.
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Old August 14th, 2009, 04:01 PM   #16
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I'm not convinced there is a mistake made. Look at the link put in the discusion centre (There are more buildings in the world looking like this one)
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Old August 14th, 2009, 06:47 PM   #17
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look closer and you will see each has tiny differences.
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Old August 14th, 2009, 09:55 PM   #18
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Hmhm.

Even if you go to the original photo on flickr, appears the real ubication on a "tag".

Fix the answer.
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Old August 15th, 2009, 06:42 PM   #20
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Sometimes I wonder if certain people could even recognize a photo of my toilet bowl.
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