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World Cup Qualification Round The World Cup of Dallas Qualification

Discussion in 'World Cup of Soaps' started by Angela Channing, Jan 9, 2018.

  1. Angela Channing

    Angela Channing World Cup of Soaps Moderator EXP: 21 Years

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    The following 14 Dallas characters have already been selected to automatically qualify for the main game based on the number of episodes in which they appeared or their significance in the series:
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    Jock Ewing, Ellie Ewing Farlow, JR Ewing II, Sue Ellen Ewing, Cliff Barnes, Pamela Barnes Ewing, Bobby Ewing, Ray Krebbs, Donna Krebbs, Lucy Ewing, Clayton Farlow, Jenna Wade, Katherine Wentworth and Afton Cooper.

    The remaining 2 places for the main draw of 16 will be determined by a play off between the remaining characters and decided by your votes. The main contenders are the following 9 characters:

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    April Stevens
    Jeremy Wendell
    Dusty Farlow
    Kristin Shepherd
    Wes Parmalee
    Jamie Ewing
    Digger Barnes
    Micky Trotter
    Mandy Winger

    You are requested to vote for the TWO characters you would like to join the 14 who have already qualified to be part of the competition. You may chose from the list above or select another character or characters.

    The reason for your choice is up to you but it could be a favourite character of yours, a participant in a favourite storyline, the impact they had on the series overall or just someone you think deserves to be in the final 16. It's entirely optional whether or not you post the reasons for your decision along with your choices.

    Remember you are voting for the character and not the actor.

    The poll closes at midnight on Monday 15th January.
     
  2. Angela Channing

    Angela Channing World Cup of Soaps Moderator EXP: 21 Years

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    My votes for the qualifying round.

    1. Digger Barnes - The Barnes-Ewing feud was central to Dallas which makes Digger one of the most significant characters of the series.
    2. Wes Parmalee - was he really Jock? Wes Parmalee's storyline was one of my all time favourites.
     
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  3. Sarah

    Sarah Super Moderator EXP: 21 Years Staff Member

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    April
    Dusty
     
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  4. Mel O'Drama

    Mel O'Drama Super Moderator EXP: 11 Years Staff Member

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    My qualifying add-ons:

    1. Digger Barnes
    2. Dusty Farlow

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  5. Barbara Fan

    Barbara Fan Super Moderator Staff Member

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    my 2 characters

    Digger Barnes - as said above, central to the show and its back history past and present - the link with Jock and Miss Ellie, the father of Pam and Cliff and her marriage to Bobby and Cliffs hatred of all things Ewing

    Dusty - one of my favorite supporting cast members and lovely chemistry with Sue Ellen, i loved him from S2 onwards and was always glad to see him dip in and out of storylines

    (Wes would have been my 3rd choice)
     
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  6. Michelle Stevens

    Michelle Stevens 'The Lovely Michelle' EXP: 11 Years

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    1. April Stevens
    2. Willard "Digger" Barnes
     
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    Victoriafan3 Soap Chat Well-Known Member

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    Lol. Jared Martin looks great. He looks like a real player. Lol Mandy’s Hair playing soccer. I’m going pick them. That photo is hilarious. I kinda would like Mickey and Kristen too but I’m gonna go with Dusty and the Weener Trap. Oops I mean Winger Tramp
     
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  8. Pammy P

    Pammy P Soap Chat Active Member

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    Digger Barnes and Mandy Winger.
     
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    Gioberti84 Soap Chat Active Member EXP: 11 Years

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    1. Digger
    2. Jeremy
     
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    1. April (because she was in 125 episodes which is more than both Afton, Katherine and Jock)

    2. Kristin (because she shot JR!)
     
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  11. Victoriafan3

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    I’m trying very, very hard to not say ‘Well that’s 125 episodes too many’

    Oops I failed

    Sorry, couldn’t resist. Cheeky ;-)
     
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  12. Willie Oleson

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    Micky Trotter
    Mandy Winger
     
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    Digger Barnes, cos he was the one who found the oil that the Ewings have been suckin' outta the ground for all these years!

    Mandy Winger, the goddess of lingerie!
     
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    The Ewings wouldn't smell oil if someone rubbed it in their faces.

    Digger and Papi Ramos were the real oil men (and Blake Carrington too, of course).
     
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    Digger and Kristin - both pivotal characters.
     
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    1. Digger. The character has too much history with the Ewing family not to be included.
    2. Kristin. Gee whiz I wish the writers had kept her character around. Such a great find in Mary Crosby.
     
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    There's not much love for poor Jamie here, is there?
     
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  18. Angela Channing

    Angela Channing World Cup of Soaps Moderator EXP: 21 Years

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    I really like Jamie but she comes behind Digger, Wes, Mandy and Micky.
     
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    1. Micky Trotter
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    I could write a thesis on why Jamie is not getting a mention but I live in fear another soapchater will roast me :Clol:
     
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