Archive for January 13th, 2014

Jumble Spoiler – 01/13/14

Velcro

Velcro (Photo credit: MarkSW)

Visual Description:  A let down in the kitchen.

NOIPA  =  PIANO,  PIRGE  =  GRIPE,  LIMYAF  =  FAMILY,  FIMDEF  =  MIFFED   —   Giving us:   ORPFIF

Clue/Question:  The imitation Velcro was a – – –

Klettverschluss

Klettverschluss (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Answer:  RIPOFF

Velcro Fly

Velcro Fly (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

(More of a fall-off!   The amazing Velcro!  Some guy got the idea from some burdocks – thistle-like “fruit”  – sticking to his dog.  What a great Aha moment when he figured out how to reproduce that effect!  No new clue words today, but some great clue word jumbling.  Answer letter layout didn’t give anything away, but the answer shouldn’t have been too tough for anyone to figure out.  The cartoon works.  That is all.  Be well and do good, friends.)   —   YUR

Enhanced by Zemanta

Cryptoquote Spoiler – 01/13/14

English: Male mallard duck Français : Canard c...

English: Male mallard duck Français : Canard colvert male (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Always behave like a duck – keep calm and unruffled on the surface, but paddle like the devil underneath.”   —   Jacob Braude

Female Mallard Duck

Female Mallard Duck (Photo credit: Mark Winterbourne | markwinterbourne.com)

(Sound advice!  Sometimes, even underneath, I’m a little too unruffled for my own good.  Machines work best when they’re run regularly.  Be well, do good . . . and get enough exercise, friends.)   —   YUR

Enhanced by Zemanta

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 1,693 other followers

addthis.com

Bookmark UncleRave's Weblog

Blog Stats

  • 6,145,471 hits

Member of The Internet Defense League