Old 10-01-2010, 05:58 PM
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i have what may be a silly suspicion. does anyone else notice, that is, are the puzzles sometimes designed...are letters that are used picked purposely to confuse or mislead the puzzle solver?
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Old 10-02-2010, 12:32 AM
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yes they are, let me further explicate, puzzles are meant to be so, expect the unexpected

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Old 10-02-2010, 01:35 AM
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I've actually noticed sometimes a stand-alone letter will be an A or I, making the choice easier. (Unless it's an Alexander Pope quote, in which case all bets are off.) Same with the one after an apostrophe being an S or T. The awkward letters like Q, X, and Z do seem to pop up a lot, though.
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Old 10-13-2010, 05:04 PM
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Question Another silly question?

Are there any quotes on site that actually use all the letters of the alphabet?

Just curious.
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Old 10-13-2010, 05:06 PM
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several actually
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Old 10-13-2010, 10:20 PM
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Old 10-13-2010, 10:40 PM
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