Mnemonic Identifier
PCD
Team Name:  Pop Culture of Death   (previously JAC)
Active:  2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012
Participants:  Royal Payne-Diaz (2003-2010, 2012)
Hugh G. Payne-Diaz (2006)
Contest
Year
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Contest
 Place at Finish    (by category)  Scoring    (by category)L
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Scoring Kills  (selectors) Predicted Big Disaster
PointsKillsSolosQualityPointsKillsSolosQuality
2003 18   7th 8th (t) 10th (t) 7th   55.9117 14 1 3.6366   Benny Carter (4), Madame Chiang Kai-shek (10), Buddy Ebsen (12), Katharine Hepburn (15), Al Hirschfeld (4), Bob Hope (17), Kamato Hongo (3), Lester Maddox (3), Leni Riefenstahl (7), Carol Ann Shields (2), Edward Teller (4), Strom Thurmond (14), Leonard H. Tose (1), Warren Zevon (8) Disaster: American-based weapons of mass destruction lite are utilitzed to bring about pro-western regime change in Iraq and liberate Iraqi oil fields.
Ground Zero: Baghdad, Iraq
Scored On: 4/2/2003
2004
Tenerife Cup
Hannibal Lechter Award
18   1st 1st 8th (t) 2nd   132.6917 20 1 6.6346   Charlotte Benkner (3), Kenneth Bruce (6), Richard G. Butler (1), Julia Child (9), Marcus Cotton (4), Tyrone Dark (2), Fred Hale Sr. (3), Bobby Ray Hopkins (5), Edward Lagrone (6), Alberta Martin (2), Ynobe Matthews (6), Johnny Oates (7), former President Ronald Reagan (13), James S. Rockefeller (3), Raymond Rowsey (2), Artie Shaw (3), Charles Singleton (2), John Henry Williams (2), Fay Wray (7), Kevin Lee Zimmerman (2) Disaster: Usama bin Laden orders a terrorist attack in a fit of pique after the results of "Joe Average," and repeatedly failing to download the Paris Hilton video.
Ground Zero: New York, New York
2005 23   3rd 3rd 13th (t) 6rd   127.5959 24 1 5.3165 L
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Eddie Albert Sr. (16), Leon Askin (3), Dennis Bagwell (6), Donald Beardslee (2), James Doohan (11), Hermann Dörnemann (3), George A. Hopper (4), Pope John Paul II (18), Philip Cortalyou Johnson (2), Troy Kunkle (4), Alexander Martinez (6), Mark Matthews (1), Dale Messick (2), Rosa Parks (11), James Porter (6), Richard Pryor (12), Ted "Double Duty" Radcliffe (3), Prince Rainier (4), Douglas Roberts (4), Michael Bruce Ross (3), Terri Schiavo (4), Max Schmeling (9), Hendrikje van Andel-Schipper (5), Simon Wiesenthal (6) Disaster: The producers of "Jeopardy!" arrange for Ken Jennings to take on two surviving former 5-time champions from a series of matches. However, Jennings loses the final game, which causes a newly-formed cult — whose members never write their first names the same way twice — to regard this as a sign of the Apocalypse and commit mass suicide, but with their genitalia intact.
Ground Zero: Salt Lake City, Utah
2006
Hannibal Lechter Award
30   3rd 1st (t) 24th (t) 9th   143.5806 25 0 5.7432 L
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Clarence Ray Allen (7), Lilliam Gertrude Asplund (6), Red Auerbach (7), Joseph Barbera (9), Robert Cornthwaite (3), Marion Dudley (10), Jaime Elizalde Jr. (10), Gerald Ford (18), Glenn Ford (5), John Kenneth Galbraith (7), Clarence Hill (6), Tommie Hughes (6), Kevin Kincy (10), Stanley Kunitz (2), Al Lewis (8), Byron Nelson (9), Robert James Neville Jr. (9), Augusto Pinochet (14), Arthur D. Rutherford (6), Robert Salazar Jr. (8), Perrie Simpson (4), Clyde Smith Jr. (10), Jack Snow (2), James Van Allen (5), Bettie Wilson (4) Disaster: Bombing of popular nightclub
Ground Zero: Paris, France
2007
Hannibal Lechter Award
31   3rd 1st 25th (t) 9th   150.7483 25 0 6.0299 L
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Newton Anderson (6), Brooke Astor (14), Joey Bishop (16), Lew Burdette (3), Sam Dana (2), Emiliano Mercado del Toro Sr. (7), James Filiaggi (6), Carlos Granados (13), Vincent Gutierrez (10), Corey Duane Hamilton (6), Ladybird Johnson (22), Charles Lane (8), Gian-Carlo Menotti (2), Donald A. Miller (9), Johnathan Moore (12), Christopher J. Newton (3), Joseph B. Nichols (10), Elijah Page (6), Maurice Papon (5), Robert A.M. Perez (13), Carlo Ponti (4), Eddie Robinson (2), Christopher Swift (10), Paul Tibbets Jr. (5), Barbara West Dainton (3) Disaster: Bombing
Ground Zero: Mogadishu, Somalia
2008 32   6th 3rd (t) 26th 7th   65.9412 16 0 4.1213 L
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Sammy Baugh (5), Karl E. Chamberlain (7), Michael DeBakey (15), W. Mark Felt (12), Estelle Getty (15), Jesse Helms (12), Maudie Hopkins (4), Van Johnson (2), Harry Richard Landis (5), Bobby Murcer (3), Edna Parker (6), Harold Pinter (11), Will Robinson (2), J.R. Simplot (4), Tony Snow (6), Richard Widmark (6) Disaster: Terrorist bombing
Ground Zero: Karachi, Pakistan
2009 30   5th 5th 9th (t) 10th   125.5350 23 2 5.0233 L
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Henry Allingham (3), Susan Atkins (15), Gertrude Baines (2), Darwin D. Brown (5), James H. Callahan (2), Mickey Carroll (1), Walter Cronkite (15), Millvina Dean (9), Maria de Jesus (5), Dom DiMaggio (2), Colleen Howe (3), Lou Jacobi (2), Johnny Ray Johnson (6), Brenda Joyce (1), Karl Malden (15), Virgil Martinez (7), Frank Moore (9), Carl Pohlad (2), Willie Earl Pondexter (6), Eunice Shriver (13), Tomoji Tanabe (3), Bill Werber (3), Sandra Kay Yow (5) Disaster: Armed conflict between Israel and Hamas
Ground Zero: Gaza City, Gaza
Scored: twice, in the weeks starting January 1st & 8th
2010
Tenerife Cup
Hannibal Lechter Award
27   1st 1st 10th (t) 6th   139.6071 26 1 5.3695 L
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Franklin Alix Sr. (7), Chemical Ali (10), John Henry Babcock (6), Michael Beuke (4), Gerald Bordelon (6), Mark A. Brown (5), Robert Byrd (16), Kama Chinen (6), Miep Gies (5), Ernie Harwell (11), Dennis Hopper (3), Gary J. Johnson (7), Joshua Maxwell (7), Kevin McCarthy (3), Mitch Miller (6), Kenneth Mosley (8), Meinhardt Raabe (7) Edith Shain (1), Bob Sheppard (5), Michael Sigala (7), Vernon L. Smith (6), Gloria Stuart (7), Doris Eaton Travis (4), Charlie Wedemeyer (2), John Wooden (10), Julius R. Young (5) Disaster: The last edict authorized by former Alaska governor Sarah Paline authorizes a Draconian program of oil drilling in every unoccupied portion in the state, which results in the rupture of a previously unknown tectonic place, causing a magnitude 12 earthquake to occur and cause a large portion of the Alaska coast to fall into the sea ... now Palin can really see Russia from her house!
Ground Zero: Nome, Alaska
2012 24   1st (t) 1st (t) 1st (t) ----   0.0000 0 0 -.---- L
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no kills scored Disaster: Terrorist bombing.
Ground Zero: Baghdad, Iraq
Last Complete Page Update: 12-31-2011