Monthly Archives: February 2013

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Gone Wrong

Photo:  www.britannica.com Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882} February 27 is Longfellow’s birthday.  This puzzle hides something the poet said about the darker side of human behavior.

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Tennessee Williams: Motivation

Photo:  en.wikipedia.org Tennessee Williams (1911-1983) The American playwright would have turned 102 years old on March 26.  The quip in this two-diagram puzzle addresses his motivation for his work.  

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Erma Bombeck: Housekeeping

Photo:  www.biography.com Erma Bombeck (1927-1996) February 21 is the birthday of the American humorist Erma Bombeck, famous for her popular newspaper column.  The quip in the following two-diagram puzzle is one of her many comments on housekeeping.

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A Special Puzzle for Today

For all Quip-Find fans, here is a special puzzle for this special day.  Have fun solving it.  Jim (Note:  This puzzle involves one “waparound” or “hidden adjacency”; A is adjacent to D (on the back side of the Quipto rack), … Continue reading

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Abraham Lincoln: Staying the Course

Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) Today is the 204th birthday of President Abraham Lincoln.  Our two-diagram puzzle today features a well-known Lincoln quote.  

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