Whirl of Misfortune.

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by paranoiarodeo » Sat Oct 26, 2013 9:33 pm

S, gosh darnit.

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by Behemoth » Sat Oct 26, 2013 9:38 pm

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by Behemoth » Sat Oct 26, 2013 9:40 pm

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by Behemoth » Sat Oct 26, 2013 9:41 pm

shot across the bow

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by WhirlPlaid » Sat Oct 26, 2013 10:49 pm

Brevity.

∞ Behemoth fires a shot across the bow ∞

Behemoth Solves the puzzle and adds $1150.00

H 6. $350.00
C 8. $450.00

Puzzle number 38

Clue: Warning

S H O T___A C R O S S ___T H E___B O W

_________________________________________
Letters asked:


_________________________________________
Players:

Behemoth:
_________________________________________
Leaderboard:

n00less cluebie: $20,500.00, (14) wins, (2) free spins
Behemoth: $14700, (16) wins, (2) free spins :facepalm :facepalm :facepalm :facepalm
paranoiarodeo: $12,150.00 (4) wins
Schroberts: $4,750.00, (3) wins, (1) free spins
engie: Zero dollars, (1) win, :facepalm
kude: Zero dollars, (1) free spin
bod: Zero dollars, (1) free spin
Lantern: Zero dollars
JUD.e: Zero dollars
plane crazy: Zero dollars
Enokrad: Zero dollars
jesterme: Zero dollars
andrew23: Zero dollars

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by WhirlPlaid » Sat Oct 26, 2013 10:52 pm

∞ WhirlPlaid throws a few :facepalm and :panic: at himself ∞

Puzzle number 38

Clue: ?

_ _ _____ _ _____ _ _____ _ _____ _ _____ _ _

_________________________________________
Letters asked:

_________________________________________
Players:

_________________________________________
Leaderboard:

n00less cluebie: $20,500.00, (14) wins, (2) free spins
Behemoth: $14700, (16) wins, (2) free spins :facepalm :facepalm :facepalm :facepalm
paranoiarodeo: $12,150.00 (4) wins
Schroberts: $4,750.00, (3) wins, (1) free spins
engie: Zero dollars, (1) win, :facepalm
kude: Zero dollars, (1) free spin
bod: Zero dollars, (1) free spin
Lantern: Zero dollars
JUD.e: Zero dollars
plane crazy: Zero dollars
Enokrad: Zero dollars
jesterme: Zero dollars
andrew23: Zero dollars
Last edited by WhirlPlaid on Sun Oct 27, 2013 11:27 am, edited 1 time in total.
Reason: Add a word to the answer. :facepalm :panic

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by paranoiarodeo » Sat Oct 26, 2013 10:54 pm

(Oh geez.)

R?

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by Behemoth » Sat Oct 26, 2013 10:57 pm

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by Behemoth » Sat Oct 26, 2013 10:59 pm

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by Behemoth » Sat Oct 26, 2013 10:59 pm

... --- ... --- ...






so i'm scratched too..?
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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by paranoiarodeo » Sat Oct 26, 2013 11:00 pm

(SOSOS? Doubtful. Maybe you'll get to use one of those free spins after all.)

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by Behemoth » Sat Oct 26, 2013 11:11 pm

super doubtful

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by n00less cluebie » Sat Oct 26, 2013 11:15 pm

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by paranoiarodeo » Sat Oct 26, 2013 11:15 pm

Y, perhaps?

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by n00less cluebie » Sat Oct 26, 2013 11:18 pm

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by Enokrad » Sun Oct 27, 2013 12:03 am

W

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by Behemoth » Sun Oct 27, 2013 5:04 am

Edited to scratch m (for 'rum rum rum rum rum' which doesn't work with six words)
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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by Behemoth » Sun Oct 27, 2013 9:49 am

edited to scratch attempt at solution

"rum rum rum rum rum"

doesn't work with six words.

(lyrics which go 'rum rum rum rum rum, o whisky'... no sixth 'rum')

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by Behemoth » Sun Oct 27, 2013 11:33 am

An extra word? That kinda changes everything! :D

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by WhirlPlaid » Sun Oct 27, 2013 11:35 am

paranoiarodeo spins the wheel and lands on 11. $600.00 for each "R" in the answer.

X

There is no "R" in the answer.

Puzzle number 38

Clue: ?

_ _ _____ _ _____ _ _____ _ _____ _ _____ _ _

_________________________________________
Letters asked:

R
_________________________________________
Players:

WhirlPlaid :facepalm :panic:
paranoiarodeo X
_________________________________________
Leaderboard:

n00less cluebie: $20,500.00, (14) wins, (2) free spins
Behemoth: $14700, (16) wins, (2) free spins :facepalm :facepalm :facepalm :facepalm
paranoiarodeo: $12,150.00 (4) wins
Schroberts: $4,750.00, (3) wins, (1) free spins
engie: Zero dollars, (1) win, :facepalm
kude: Zero dollars, (1) free spin
bod: Zero dollars, (1) free spin
Lantern: Zero dollars
JUD.e: Zero dollars
plane crazy: Zero dollars
Enokrad: Zero dollars
jesterme: Zero dollars
andrew23: Zero dollars

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by WhirlPlaid » Sun Oct 27, 2013 11:40 am

∞ WhirlPlaid enjoys the SOS solution attempt but the guess and use of turns are not accepted. ∞

n00less cluebie spins the wheel and lands on 20. $1500.00 for each "H" in the answer.

Puzzle number 38

Clue: ?

_ H _____ _ _____ _ _____ _ _____ H _____ _ _

_________________________________________
Letters asked:

R
_________________________________________
Players:

WhirlPlaid :facepalm :panic:
paranoiarodeo X
n00less cluebie: $3000.00
_________________________________________
Leaderboard:

n00less cluebie: $20,500.00, (14) wins, (2) free spins
Behemoth: $14700, (16) wins, (2) free spins :facepalm :facepalm :facepalm :facepalm
paranoiarodeo: $12,150.00 (4) wins
Schroberts: $4,750.00, (3) wins, (1) free spins
engie: Zero dollars, (1) win, :facepalm
kude: Zero dollars, (1) free spin
bod: Zero dollars, (1) free spin
Lantern: Zero dollars
JUD.e: Zero dollars
plane crazy: Zero dollars
Enokrad: Zero dollars
jesterme: Zero dollars
andrew23: Zero dollars

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by WhirlPlaid » Sun Oct 27, 2013 11:42 am

paranoiarodeo spins the wheel and lands on 2. $150.00 for each "Y" in the answer.

X

There is no "Y" in the answer.

Puzzle number 38

Clue: ?

_ H _____ _ _____ _ _____ _ _____ H _____ _ _

_________________________________________
Letters asked:

R Y
_________________________________________
Players:

WhirlPlaid :facepalm :panic:
paranoiarodeo X X
n00less cluebie: $3000.00
_________________________________________
Leaderboard:

n00less cluebie: $20,500.00, (14) wins, (2) free spins
Behemoth: $14700, (16) wins, (2) free spins :facepalm :facepalm :facepalm :facepalm
paranoiarodeo: $12,150.00 (4) wins
Schroberts: $4,750.00, (3) wins, (1) free spins
engie: Zero dollars, (1) win, :facepalm
kude: Zero dollars, (1) free spin
bod: Zero dollars, (1) free spin
Lantern: Zero dollars
JUD.e: Zero dollars
plane crazy: Zero dollars
Enokrad: Zero dollars
jesterme: Zero dollars
andrew23: Zero dollars

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by WhirlPlaid » Sun Oct 27, 2013 11:44 am

n00less cluebie spins the wheel and lands on 7. $400.00 for each "T" in the answer.

Puzzle number 38

Clue: ?

T H _____ _ _____ _ _____ _ ____T H _____ _ _

_________________________________________
Letters asked:

R Y
_________________________________________
Players:

WhirlPlaid :facepalm :panic:
paranoiarodeo X X
n00less cluebie: $3800.00
_________________________________________
Leaderboard:

n00less cluebie: $20,500.00, (14) wins, (2) free spins
Behemoth: $14700, (16) wins, (2) free spins :facepalm :facepalm :facepalm :facepalm
paranoiarodeo: $12,150.00 (4) wins
Schroberts: $4,750.00, (3) wins, (1) free spins
engie: Zero dollars, (1) win, :facepalm
kude: Zero dollars, (1) free spin
bod: Zero dollars, (1) free spin
Lantern: Zero dollars
JUD.e: Zero dollars
plane crazy: Zero dollars
Enokrad: Zero dollars
jesterme: Zero dollars
andrew23: Zero dollars

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by WhirlPlaid » Sun Oct 27, 2013 11:46 am

Enokrad spins the wheel and lands on 12. $650.00 for each "W" in the answer.

X

There is no "W" in the answer.

Puzzle number 38

Clue: ?

T H _____ _ _____ _ _____ _ ____T H _____ _ _

_________________________________________
Letters asked:

R W Y
_________________________________________
Players:

WhirlPlaid :facepalm :panic:
paranoiarodeo X X
n00less cluebie: $3800.00
Enokrad X
_________________________________________
Leaderboard:

n00less cluebie: $20,500.00, (14) wins, (2) free spins
Behemoth: $14700, (16) wins, (2) free spins :facepalm :facepalm :facepalm :facepalm
paranoiarodeo: $12,150.00 (4) wins
Schroberts: $4,750.00, (3) wins, (1) free spins
engie: Zero dollars, (1) win, :facepalm
kude: Zero dollars, (1) free spin
bod: Zero dollars, (1) free spin
Lantern: Zero dollars
JUD.e: Zero dollars
plane crazy: Zero dollars
Enokrad: Zero dollars
jesterme: Zero dollars
andrew23: Zero dollars

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by Behemoth » Sun Oct 27, 2013 11:48 am

n

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by Behemoth » Sun Oct 27, 2013 11:49 am

m

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by Behemoth » Sun Oct 27, 2013 11:49 am

the old man and the sea

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by Behemoth » Sun Oct 27, 2013 1:14 pm

considered this solution when it was five words so dismissed it.

(along with 'one for all all for one')

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by n00less cluebie » Sun Oct 27, 2013 1:33 pm

I assume we call this one a mulligan like the last mistake?

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Re: Whirl of Misfortune.

Post by Behemoth » Sun Oct 27, 2013 1:48 pm

never assume anything.

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