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Messing with letters… Tediting…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s rather prim Victorian expletive is ‘By Gemini!’ – a fairly safe alternative to bursting out with, ‘Oh by Jesus!…’ when someone accidentally knocks a teacup over at the Vicarage garden party and splashes one’s wrist … Continue reading

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Messing with letters: Joblong?…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s elephant in the room is the one swatting flies with his trunk and knocking knickknacks and statuettes off the mantelpiece… >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Here is a simple but annoying puzzle involving the letter ‘J’. Yes, it does … Continue reading

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