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by Tetenterre
March 8th, 2018, 1:48 pm
Forum: Club Soda
Topic: Descramble
Replies: 389
Views: 63349

Re: Descramble

animist wrote:
Tetenterre wrote:
animist wrote: got thus far: to win?
Yes.
to win just once
Yes. Now tell me this doesn't sound like "to injure swans" (especially in the refrain):

by Tetenterre
March 7th, 2018, 2:00 pm
Forum: Club Soda
Topic: Descramble
Replies: 389
Views: 63349

Re: Descramble

animist wrote:
Tetenterre wrote: Infinitive unitary success?

No town justice. (2,3,4,4)
got thus far: to win?
Yes.
by Tetenterre
March 7th, 2018, 10:43 am
Forum: Club Soda
Topic: Henny Penny
Replies: 968
Views: 112668

Re: Henny Penny

animist wrote:faking making?
Yep.

Re your comment, I honestly think that I anyway pronounce the second syllables of both "scarab and "carob" much like that of "cherub"
So might I, but I still have a bit of a Rhodesian accent. :D
by Tetenterre
March 6th, 2018, 3:16 pm
Forum: Club Soda
Topic: Descramble
Replies: 389
Views: 63349

Re: Descramble

Re Queen: I used to think the monarch was "Benny" King.

...and I misheard this one as "To injure swans" :wink:

Infinitive unitary success?

No town justice. (2,3,4,4)
by Tetenterre
March 6th, 2018, 2:59 pm
Forum: Club Soda
Topic: Henny Penny
Replies: 968
Views: 112668

Re: Henny Penny

Ah. I see why Emma might have objected. :laughter:

Henny Penny - Pretending to create.
by Tetenterre
March 5th, 2018, 2:54 pm
Forum: Club Soda
Topic: Descramble
Replies: 389
Views: 63349

Re: Descramble

Black hole sun.

I have a student to go and teach - I'll be back (maybe not as long as last time!) :laughter:
by Tetenterre
March 5th, 2018, 2:50 pm
Forum: Club Soda
Topic: Henny Penny
Replies: 968
Views: 112668

Re: Henny Penny

Scarab carob?
by Tetenterre
March 2nd, 2018, 3:54 pm
Forum: Club Soda
Topic: Henny Penny
Replies: 968
Views: 112668

Re: Henny Penny

I think I might need another clue (not least because there are over 950,000 varieties of beetle)
by Tetenterre
March 2nd, 2018, 3:46 pm
Forum: Club Soda
Topic: Descramble
Replies: 389
Views: 63349

Re: Descramble

Sorry; the weekend morphed into a month. :laughter:

Easy one, I think.

The monarch calls for moral support

Bandy stem
(5,2,2)
by Tetenterre
February 16th, 2018, 11:38 am
Forum: Sciences and pseudo-science
Topic: Science images and gifs
Replies: 7
Views: 2841

Re: Science images and gifs

Today's APOD : OriginOfElements.png Fascinating, but what are the dark coloured elements such as Polonium? Sorry, Alan, only just noticed your question.They were deemed to be elements that were only known from being synthesised in a lab; most had no stable isotopes. But life moves on, and this is t...
by Tetenterre
February 7th, 2018, 10:15 am
Forum: Sciences and pseudo-science
Topic: Science videos
Replies: 552
Views: 71512

Re: Science videos

Watched it on a huge screen at our astro soc meeting. At least half a second difference between the booster touchdowns: bloody shoddy sychronisation if you ask me :laughter: !

Now, if Bertrand Russell had used the analogy of a sports car instead of a teapot, we'd be in trouble... :wink:
by Tetenterre
February 6th, 2018, 5:22 pm
Forum: Sciences and pseudo-science
Topic: Science videos
Replies: 552
Views: 71512

Re: Science videos

Falcon Heavy test launch: Scheduled for 18:30 UT today. Edit: From SpaceX (16:58 UT): T-0 delayed to 2:20 p.m. EST, 19:20 UTC due to upper level wind shear. Continuing to monitor winds and will update as info becomes available. Watch the launch: http://www.spacex.com/webcast Animation of what shoul...
by Tetenterre
February 1st, 2018, 5:13 pm
Forum: Sciences and pseudo-science
Topic: Science videos
Replies: 552
Views: 71512

Re: Science videos

Not so much science as civil engineering: https://dms.licdn.com/playback/C5600AQGJnnwMRfFgBA/c4d76ef4b9be48d6bb6cca2047c97256/feedshare-mp4_500/1479932728445-v0ch3x?e=1517590343&v=alpha&t=5kOtb99KLpQjXD4LWZ8VNjy-IMeBGpPXtrdv6FDaokU An example: 66t71Ej1gzA Imagine taking the cure, and the facility to...
by Tetenterre
January 27th, 2018, 3:25 pm
Forum: Club Soda
Topic: Henny Penny
Replies: 968
Views: 112668

Re: Henny Penny

Henny Penny - beetle nut
I suppose it's nowhere near as simple as beetle betel... :wink:
by Tetenterre
January 26th, 2018, 4:23 pm
Forum: Club Soda
Topic: Descramble
Replies: 389
Views: 63349

Re: Descramble

Duh! Marcel. Your "Proust" got me on to Recherching perdu'd temps and so on.

Just heading out to do some astronomy with a bunch of youngsters. Will get back to this over the weekend...
by Tetenterre
January 26th, 2018, 10:45 am
Forum: Club Soda
Topic: Descramble
Replies: 389
Views: 63349

Re: Descramble

Is "furrier" correct?
by Tetenterre
January 23rd, 2018, 10:19 am
Forum: Sciences and pseudo-science
Topic: Science Disproves Evolution
Replies: 1008
Views: 160370

Re: Science Disproves Evolution

Alan H wrote:Amusing if nothing else: What's Wrong With Gay Sex?
:smile:
Reminded me of the "Dear Dr Laura" letter.
by Tetenterre
January 22nd, 2018, 4:34 pm
Forum: Club Soda
Topic: Descramble
Replies: 389
Views: 63349

Re: Descramble

Calmer the furrier? Doesn't make sense, and seems to be a "Goognil"
by Tetenterre
January 22nd, 2018, 4:25 pm
Forum: Club Soda
Topic: Henny Penny
Replies: 968
Views: 112668

Re: Henny Penny

Jocular is correct - that accounts for "humorous"; the other word accounts for the rest of the clue (Not "ocular" or I'd have written "Henny Enny" :laughter: _
by Tetenterre
January 22nd, 2018, 4:22 pm
Forum: Club Soda
Topic: Descramble
Replies: 389
Views: 63349

Re: Descramble

animist wrote: Omigod, that is the theme to Wimbledon I think
TMS (Test Match Special) - hence the "testing" in the clue. :wink: