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Joelwdonnal  (Level: 117.9 - Posts: 268)
Thu, 17th Nov '05 5:31 PM


Please sploofus - would your word puzzle writers please check their spelling more carefully - it cost us 3 moves AGAIN and a top 10 position.

Violetblue  (Level: 112.2 - Posts: 850)
Thu, 17th Nov '05 6:59 PM

What was it? (PM me please in case others who haven't already taken the puzzle come along). I didn't have it.

Tuzilla  (Level: 131.2 - Posts: 3769)
Thu, 17th Nov '05 7:24 PM

I think I know the one you mean...I found that it can be spelled 2 different ways (both legal). I got burnt on it to before I found the right per the puzzle spelling. If I had looked at the spaces right, it never would have happened.

Mcpop  (Level: 108.2 - Posts: 44)
Thu, 17th Nov '05 11:01 PM

Since it is over. What was misspelled?

Tuzilla  (Level: 131.2 - Posts: 3769)
Fri, 18th Nov '05 6:13 AM

Orlok in Count Graf Orlok from Nosferatu. It was spelled Orlock. BUT!!! both spelling are legit depending on version, country and remakes of the movie. If it were listed in the Dictionary, Orlok would be the primary spelling, but Orlock would be a legal variation. Orlock takes 6 spaces and Orlok takes 5...obviously. I should have caught it, but I didn't, and paid the price.

Geniuswaitress  (Level: 52.1 - Posts: 381)
Fri, 18th Nov '05 8:24 AM

I wish I'd taken that one. Nosferatu is one of my favorite movies.
-Sucker for silents,

Aquamar  (Level: 176.9 - Posts: 905)
Fri, 18th Nov '05 9:01 PM

I had that one also and didn't think c until it was too late.

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