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Old 07-30-2008, 10:03 AM
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Oh dear I have lost a cryptogram. I have checked my recent games and there is nothing showing up there. There goes my 100%
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Old 07-30-2008, 01:51 PM
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Ok today is not a good day. Now I have been kicked off after completing a cryptogram.
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Old 08-03-2008, 03:05 AM
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Unhappy missing cryptogram

When I left the house yesterday I had a 100% solve for the month. When I came home I had one missing. I know my guy was on the computer, but he denies touching anything having to do with this site even though it was left running in the system by myself when I left.

This depresses me because I don't seem to find the time to stay in the top 20 high scores, and now my success rate is blown. That leaves only fastest solver and I'm not even doing that great on that so far. Maybe I'll skip the competing this month. I'm a poor loser...always have been. Of course I'll keep playing when I find the time though. I'm addicted like the rest of you crazy people. (I mean that in the best possible way of course...it's nice to know other people get addicted to this stuff too. My guy calls it "The smart person's game that you play" )
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Old 08-04-2008, 02:11 AM
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Kat and Suzie:

That must be terribly frustrating to work so hard for a 100% solve rate and then have things mess up. I find that I need to check scores after every game. As soon as I forget, at some point I notice that one's been missed without me realizing and I've racked up as much as an hour in unsolved time. A few months ago I had solved all cryptograms for the month and somehow came in at 9th place with a 99.97% solve rate.

You're both terrific players, just don't get discouraged. And speaking about crazy people, I feel crazier than almost everybody because I spend so much more time here than a lot of players. I keep telling my husband that I'm exercising my brain and it's good for my work. Somehow he hasn't bought that one yet. I can't imagine why!

Crazy Laura
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Old 08-04-2008, 08:07 PM
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Close call. I went to sign off today, and saw that I had lost my 100%. When I checked recent games, sure enough, one had not been solved for over 13 minutes. Ouch! I'm really glad I checked before I signed off, but I can see that I should check more often. I'd rather have my time messed up because I can fix that, but I can't get back a lost puzzle.
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Old 08-27-2008, 02:13 AM
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Last night when I was playing the site went down and unfortunately I have lost another cryptogram. There goes my 100% for this month, oh well I guess I try again next month.
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