Contests started: TREAT (5), FEASTED (7), WOLFGANG (8), NONSENSE (8), RUBIK'S CUBE (6, 4), BELITTLE (8)
Contests won: XEROX (5), MAJOR (5)
|Clue ID||Contest||Clue||Explanation (hover)||Submitted By||Likes|
|6377||ANY CLUE THAT USES A CHESS ABBREVIATION (?)||Pokemon castles in two hours (2-2)||H(O-O)H is a Pokemon.
O-O = castles
H = hour
|6408||MAJOR (5)||Revolutionary pickle or military rank (5)||(MAJ<)+OR = military rank
Being in a pickle and being in a jam are the same thing.
Revolutionary is a reversal indicator.
|4215||FINLAND (7)||A nordic country, last without a conjunction (7)||FIN(-A)L + AND. Last is final. Without a means to remove a. "and" is a conjunction.||Rubix||1|
|4654||CHARTREUSE (10)||A bar graph being used again and again depicts a greenish color (10)||Chart + Reuse = Chartreuse (A Color)||Rubix||1|
|5104||WOLFGANG (8)||Weird golf wang is an Animal Crossing character (8).||golfwang anagram = Animal Crossing character||Rubix||1|
|5356||GO (2)||Game is half gone (2)||Game = GO_||Rubix||1|
|6008||867-5309 (3-4)||JENNY'S PHONE NUMBER IS NOT A GOOD WORD||I DISLIKE THIS WORD!!!||Rubix||1|
|6313||XEROX (5)||A photocopier's two unknowns surround nothing, mostly (5)||X(ERO)X = photocopier
X is an unknown in algebra
ZERO = nothing
ERO = nothing, mostly
|6518||NIN (3)||No, not out, they're a novelist (3)||N+IN = novelist||Rubix||1|
|5452||MYST (4)||Mysterious beginning made by Cyan Inc (4)||MYST_||Rubix||0|
|5834||OOO (3)||Programming paradigm quietly replaced with love, making three hugs (3)||Programming paradigm is Object Oriented Programming, which is commonly known as OOP.
OO(P->O) = three hugs
|5835||TRAINGLE ( 8)||Altering altered shape (8)||ALTERING* = TRIANGLE||Rubix||0|
|6003||FIFTY-FIFTY (5-5)||The sum of all integers I to C is a Derek Kisman puzzle (5-5)||I = 1
C = 100
sum of all integers from 1 to 100 is 5050
Derek Kisman wrote a puzzle called 50/50 for the 2013 MIT Mystery Hunt
|6297||URL (3)||British Noble heard in an address bar (3)||earl sounds like URL.||Rubix||0|
|6348||STRINGS (7)||Saint calls multiple sequences of characters (7)||ST+RINGS = multiple sequences of characters
To call someone is to ring them
|6367||DREAMT (6)||a stack of paper in regular date thought about something while asleep (6)||D(REAM)T = thought about something while asleep
stack of paper = REAM
regular date = D_T_
|6523||CAROUSEL (8)||Claire's first arousal with one replaced by Luke's last attraction (8)||C_+AROUS(a->_E)L = attraction||Rubix||0|
|6637||WEED (4)||Wednesday taking ecstasy drug (4)||W(E)ED or WE(E)D||Rubix||0|
|6732||BAGS (4)||Confusingly, gas follows butane's start making containers (4)||B_+AGS* = containers||Rubix||0|
|7274||X-WING (1-4)||Spaceship sudoku technique (1-4)||DDef.
X-Wing is a Star Wars spaceship
Also, X-Wings show up in Sudoku.
|7280||VOLUTION (8)||Function that is its own inverse, lacking in a spiral (8)||(-in)VOLUTION
In mathematics, an involution is an function F such that F is its own inverse.
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