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makemeok
Daedalian Member

 Posted: Tue Apr 16, 2002 8:52 pm    Post subject: 81 17b. an + no + hand + ducking = ANNA AND THE KING
One Skunk Todd
Smelly Member

 Posted: Tue Apr 16, 2002 8:53 pm    Post subject: 82 17B: indefinite article [2] + what to just say [2] + horse measurement [4] + what you would be doing if someone threw something at your head [7] = [4 3 3 4] an + no + Hand + Ducking = Anna and the King?
One Skunk Todd
Smelly Member

 Posted: Tue Apr 16, 2002 9:03 pm    Post subject: 83 17a.? Something heaved [4] + follower of contact [4] + one particle of soap [3] + aristocratic title [4] + overactors [4] = [7 2 3 5] Guts + mine + sud + duke + hams = ?
Orbiting
very ign-o-rable

 Posted: Tue Apr 16, 2002 10:27 pm    Post subject: 84 New one 18: A)five-die game(7) + _____-a-ling(4) + ant home(4) + Ernie's roomie(4) + color of the maze(4) + gym class (2) = ? [5, 6, 7, 5] B)rosy-fingered one(4) + uno(3) + draw a line(6) + water component(1) = ? [3,4,2,5] C)ball(6) + buck posession(6) + indefinite noun(5) + your spouse's family(6) + paycheck(5) = ? [4,3,8,2,3,5] -o- solved: A) yahtzee + ding + hill + bert + grey + pe = What's Eating Gilbert Grape B) dawn + one + demark + o = Don Juan DeMarco C) sphere + antler + thing + in-laws + wages = Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Category: Johnny Depp movies [This message has been edited by Orbiting (edited 04-17-2002 09:51 AM).]
planet_buzz
Daedalian Member

 Posted: Tue Apr 16, 2002 11:06 pm    Post subject: 85 18: yatzee + ding + hill + bert + grey + pe = What's Eating Gilbert Grape? know the other two, but not the words.
planet_buzz
Daedalian Member

 Posted: Tue Apr 16, 2002 11:06 pm    Post subject: 86 ise
Lucky Wizard
Daedalian Member

 Posted: Wed Apr 17, 2002 2:43 am    Post subject: 87 18B ? + one + divide + (h or o) 18C sphere + ? + ? + in-laws + ?
makemeok
Daedalian Member

 Posted: Wed Apr 17, 2002 6:10 am    Post subject: 88 18c. sphere + antler + thing + in-laws + wages = FEAR AND LOATHING IN LAS VEGAS
Sami
Daedalian Member

 Posted: Wed Apr 17, 2002 1:46 pm    Post subject: 89 One Skunk Todd, hams and sud were right; the other words were wrong. And a new one: 19. some skulls are this [4] + something your mom gave you [5] + Milne's pessimist [6] + 5/26 [1] = [6 6] knock over [6] + sphere [4] = [8] disagree [6] + tree spirit [3] + future-making word [5] + tell before it's time [4] + something you do with an anchor [5] + avoids [5] = [12 9]
Sami
Daedalian Member

 Posted: Wed Apr 17, 2002 1:48 pm    Post subject: 90 18b. dawn+one+demarc+o = Don Juan De Marco answer = Johnny Depp movies
Orbiting
very ign-o-rable

 Posted: Wed Apr 17, 2002 1:54 pm    Post subject: 91 19.A) numb + ? + Eeyore + ? = ? B) C) argue + ent + ? + leak + weigh + ? = ?
Sami
Daedalian Member

 Posted: Wed Apr 17, 2002 2:45 pm    Post subject: 92 Orbiting, all good except for argue
makemeok
Daedalian Member

 Posted: Wed Apr 17, 2002 2:57 pm    Post subject: 93 19. numb + birth + Eeyore + ? = NUMBER THEORY? topple? burgle? holdup? thieve? + ball? = ? differ + ent + shall + leak + weigh + shuns = DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS
Sami
Daedalian Member

 Posted: Wed Apr 17, 2002 3:24 pm    Post subject: 94 OK, I blew 19B. Instead of "sphere," think "S-shaped." Sorry everyone.
Orbiting
very ign-o-rable

 Posted: Thu Apr 25, 2002 5:02 pm    Post subject: 95 OK - I can't finish 19, but I like this game, so I'll add #20. Somebody please solve 19 (still live). 20) a) unable to speak or hear (4,3,4) + following (5) + one who acts like a bunny (6) = (3,7,2,3,5) b) car lifter (4) + launched 1000 ships (5) + looked at (4) = (6,3,4) c) psychoanalysis (7) + people who drill (6) + HyToFry, or a common garden implement (2 or 3) = (3,5,6,4) Solved: a) deaf and dumb + after + hopper = The Phantom of the Opera b) jack + helen + eyed = Jekyll and Hyde [This message has been edited by Orbiting (edited 04-25-2002 01:55 PM).]
Guest

 Posted: Thu Apr 25, 2002 5:40 pm    Post subject: 96 20a Deaf and Dumb + after + ophrah? = The Phantom of the Opera
makemeok
Daedalian Member

 Posted: Thu Apr 25, 2002 5:54 pm    Post subject: 97 one who acts like a bunny = hopper 20b. jack + helen + eyed = JEKYLL AND HYDE [This message has been edited by makemeok (edited 04-25-2002 01:54 PM).]
Sami
Daedalian Member

 Posted: Fri Apr 26, 2002 5:20 pm    Post subject: 98 I guess #19 was given up on. makemeok got a) and c) b) is topple+ogee = TOPOLOGY .
Quailman
His Postmajesty

 Posted: Fri Apr 26, 2002 5:37 pm    Post subject: 99 Where do you get OGEE from sphere? 1 : a molding with an S-shaped profile 2 : a pointed arch having on each side a reversed curve near the apex -
Sami
Daedalian Member

 Posted: Fri Apr 26, 2002 5:41 pm    Post subject: 100 I corrected that in a later post
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