Archive for January 3rd, 2015

Jumble Spoiler – 01/03/15

Math equation dice d6

Math equation dice d6 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Visual Description:  When enthusiasm meets good attitude.

IDTOT  =  DITTO,  GODDE  =  DODGE,  DARCIN  =  RANCID,  CONHOP  =  PONCHO   —   Giving us:  DITDOGAIDONO

Clue/Question:  The school’s new math teacher was a – – –

Math

Math (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Answer:  GOOD ADDITION

(Seems he was a real plus!  Another nice long answer.  There were no new clue words today, but three of the jumbles were.  I could only confirm “godde” as being used before.  The answer letter layout was beautifully cryptic.  A splendid 12 letter jumble.  Conventional but cute cartoon.  Be well and do good, friends.)   —   YUR

Cryptoquote Spoiler – 01/03/15

The mute Hendrick Avercamp painted almost excl...

The mute Hendrick Avercamp painted almost exclusively winter scenes of crowds seen from some distance. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

While I relish our warm months, winter forms our character and brings out our best.”   —   Tom Allen

English: United States Congressman Tom Allen (...

English: United States Congressman Tom Allen (D-Maine) and his wife, Diane Allen (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

(I’m guessing that this is the former Congressman from Maine, and not the comedian or photographer, or whoever else out there with this John Smith kind of name.  He wrote an interesting book that you might want to check out.  It’s called Dangerous Convictions: What’s Really Wrong with the U.S. Congress.  Insight from a former insider should be very enlightening. 

I struggled some in solving this puzzle.  I thought the S was A for quite a while, and it took a while to commit to the A as E.  A good challenge.  Be well and do good, friends.)   —   YUR


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

Join 1,691 other followers

addthis.com

Bookmark UncleRave's Weblog

Blog Stats

  • 6,140,485 hits

Member of The Internet Defense League