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#26 2010-05-21 00:21:29

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Re: Jane’s cryptic crossword clues


It's the activity of the intelligence above all that gives charm to existence.

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#27 2010-05-21 02:27:19

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Not the answer I’m looking for, sorry.

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#28 2010-05-21 20:06:14

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Yes, I didn't like it myself. I'll file it away in my head, one day the answer might occur to me. Meanwhile it can remain a mystery to me.


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#29 2010-05-22 03:53:37

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?


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#30 2010-05-22 03:54:44

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Nope.

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#31 2010-05-25 20:39:56

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It's the activity of the intelligence above all that gives charm to existence.

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#32 2010-05-25 20:45:11

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gurthbruins wrote:


If two or more thoughts intersect, there has to be a point!

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#33 2010-05-25 20:58:26

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o binga banga bonga... I no wanna dance de conga


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#34 2010-05-26 02:07:50

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In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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#35 2010-05-26 02:35:42

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Re: Jane’s cryptic crossword clues

All answers to #17 so far are wrong. down

I’ll have to give you a

And I don’t think anyone is going to get #16 without a hint either, so

Meanwhile, more cryptics to test your brains.

#21. After work, meet endlessly lustful comedienne. (2, 5)

#22. Sleepy Cheryl wandering around by Southern female poet. (5, 6, 7)

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#36 2010-05-26 06:04:12

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It's the activity of the intelligence above all that gives charm to existence.

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#37 2010-05-26 20:34:00

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#16 is correct. up

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#38 2010-05-26 21:12:54

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It's the activity of the intelligence above all that gives charm to existence.

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#39 2010-05-27 19:57:35

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If two or more thoughts intersect, there has to be a point!

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#40 2010-05-27 21:12:01

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#22: Correct.

#17: Close but no cigar!

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#41 2010-05-27 21:38:12

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If two or more thoughts intersect, there has to be a point!

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#42 2010-05-27 22:48:44

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It's the activity of the intelligence above all that gives charm to existence.

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#43 2010-05-27 23:38:22

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ZHero, you put me onto it! I don't know how this could have foxed us so long!


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#44 2010-05-27 23:39:41

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BINGO!!! big_smile:D:D

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#45 2010-05-28 01:29:44

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Oops!
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#46 2010-06-27 05:12:34

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#23. Legal heir will cut up ginger. (4,7)

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#47 2015-03-16 21:50:23

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I think the last one should be

JaneFairfax wrote:

#23. Legal heir will cut up ginger. (4,9)

#24. Stick insect and mammal. (7, 3)

#25. Seriousness is what can pull you down. (7)


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#48 2015-03-23 00:56:36

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#26. Having a will of one's own? (7)

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#49 2015-04-24 00:47:36

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#27. Sounds like funny bone (7)

#28. Sounds like bent grass (3)

#29. Set out in fact to ruin opera (4, 3, 5)

#30. English captured by Italian leader playing for advantage (5)

#31. Female mechanics (6)

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#32. Duller stuff (6)

#33. Someone for every male child (6)

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