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Bored? How about some board games?

It's easy to find yourself stricken with a case of cabin fever this time of year. After all, here in the Northeast, it's been 4 months since we've had any sun in the sky when returning home from work. (The horror!) Consequently, office discussions lately have often turned to ways to stay busy on these cold evenings, and while everyone admits that board games are a crucial go-to, no two people can agree on exactly which board games deserve our praise.

Presented here, without commentary, is one man's ranking of 20 classic board games, from worst to best. Let the great debate begin!

20. Checkers

19. Perfection

18. Guess Who?

17. Connect Four

16. Trivial Pursuit

15. Sorry!

14. Chess

13. Scattergories

12. Apples to Apples

11. Boggle

10. Outburst!

9. Scene It?

8. The Game of Life

7. Balderdash

6. Jenga

5. Cranium

4. Settlers of Catan

3. Monopoly

2. Taboo

1. Risk

Agree? Disagree? Are you familiar with all these games? Tell us here.

[author] [author_image timthumb='on']#[/author_image] [author_info]Jared works in House Party's Business Intelligence department, where he prepares reports and has other PowerPoint-related fun. He's also the beauty behind the @housepartyfun Twitter account (while Sarah Cicuto is the brains!). Originally from Maine, he now lives in Park Slope, Brooklyn with far too many cats. In his spare time he enjoys books, movies, music and witty Twitter banter. His party advice? Get more ice. You know you're going to need it.[/author_info] [/author]

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