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 Post subject: Go spotting in third season of 24
Post #1 Posted: Mon Sep 27, 2010 2:32 pm 
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Hi folks,

just watching the third season of 24. They are checking out a club in LA where some people are obviously playing some baduk - see here:
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Post #2 Posted: Mon Sep 27, 2010 4:02 pm 
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Is this the best angle? The board position from this angle looks hopelessly contrived.

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Post #3 Posted: Mon Sep 27, 2010 4:23 pm 
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It only looks contrived if you think it's actually go... when in reality, this was probably intended to be a seedy Gomoku den :P

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Post #4 Posted: Tue Sep 28, 2010 1:00 pm 
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Post #5 Posted: Tue Sep 28, 2010 2:44 pm 
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Have now advance another few hours in the plot and the place is repeatedly refered to as the 'Go parlor' or the 'Go club'.

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Post #6 Posted: Wed Sep 29, 2010 3:11 am 
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I watched episode the same yesterday :o They were really playing Go out there. And then Jack came and hit the Goban. Seems he didn't like the game ;-)

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Post #7 Posted: Fri Oct 01, 2010 5:21 pm 
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I remember seeing igo in Criminal Minds a few weeks ago. The suspect played igo and they were relating his play style to his personality; it was pretty neat.

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