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by Wafo
Fri Dec 09, 2016 5:09 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, December 8, 2016 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 44
Views: 4256

Re: Thursday, December 8, 2016 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

Just watched yesterday's episode, and, yeah, that final question should have said "type styles" or "kinds of type" or something. bbird picked out exactly the issues with the clue. The way my brain went, I went to Courier, thinking maybe they wanted something monospace to go along with something seri...
by Wafo
Sat Dec 12, 2015 1:12 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, December 11, 2015 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 62
Views: 8244

Re: Friday, December 11, 2015 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

Having heard "poultry in motion" before didn't help with that clue. Most the clues had some kind of hint as to what word or phrase was getting punned, and this clue needed something like that. "Chickens, ducks, or geese, rather than a form of literature ... would be this three-word phrase." The puns...
by Wafo
Fri Dec 19, 2014 2:40 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, December 18, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 42
Views: 5848

Re: Thursday, December 18, 2014 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

goatman's idea of seeing 84 and 105 as 80+4 and 100+5 definitely makes it easier to see that they're multiples of 21. There is the extra connection of "80+4=(20+1)*4, so 84 = 21*4", but it's a fast connection. A less useful trick, just something cute, is seeing 8/4=2 and 10/5=2. The hundereds-tens p...