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Beatles Scrabble/Fill In The Blanks
24 March 2015
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Yip, there is a portion of the thread that lapses into unscramble but a lot of threads crossover with others from time to time and it wouldnt be practical to merge them whenever that happens. Hopefully folk stick to filling in the blanks, which is where here ended up, and a quick stay-on-topic reigns it in if it veers off.

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24 March 2015
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Scrabble would only work if we used a fixed-width font here on the forum. We have a variable-width one so it's hard to get everything to line up.

Here's some text using Courier, a fixed-width font. If people want to quote it and add/amend it to start a game that's fine. I'm not sure how easy it'd be to keep a game going though.

T E X T I N H E R E

For anyone curious, most modern typefaces are variable-width. That means, for example, the width of a letter like i or l is less than m or w. With fixed-width fonts it'd be the same width for each letter: ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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25 March 2015
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trcanberra said
Now, I just need a

_ i _ _ e _ _ o _ _ d _

Ticket To Ride
 

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_o_e _ _d _e_ _t 

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HongKongLady said
_o_e _ _d _e_ _t 

Come And Get It

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_ o _ _ e _ e _ _ h _ _ _ e

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'Don't Ever Change'

_ i _ _ n _ a _ _l _

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25 March 2015
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'Fixing A Hole ' (comes right after Getting Better ;) Also, very on topic :D )

Easy one, to get me started... 

_ v _ _ _ t _ _ e _ l _ _ g

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There's nothing you can see that isn't shown.

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I've Got A Feeling

 

Here's another easy one: (ten words)

_ _ _ R Y _ _ D Y _   _ _ _   _ _ _ _ _ H _ _ _   _ _   H _ D _   _ X _ _ _ _   _ _   _ _ _   _ Y   _ _ _ _ _ Y

I'm Necko.  I'm like Ringo except I wear necklaces.

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Necko said
I've Got A Feeling

 

Here's another easy one: (ten words)

_ _ _ R Y _ _ D Y _   _ _ _   _ _ _ _ _ H _ _ _   _ _   H _ D _   _ X _ _ _ _   _ _   _ _ _   _ Y   _ _ _ _ _ Y

Everybody's Got Something To Hide Except Me And My Monkey  

Wahhhhh! Is it right @Necko? I'm not sure my answer
 

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Yes.

I'm Necko.  I'm like Ringo except I wear necklaces.

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_l_ _ o_ _ _e_ _s _o_e

25 March 2015
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'All You Need Is Love '

(I remember being simply *floored* by the wisdom in that one... it still makes me cry for apparently no reason)

 

_ o _ _ e _ o _ t _ _ _ d _ _ o _ r _ _ v _ _ w _ _

 

[edit: to paraphrase Sir Paul McCartney : "there are seven words"]

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Getting_Better said
'All You Need Is Love '

(I remember being simply *floored* by the wisdom in that one... it still makes me cry for apparently no reason)

 

_ o _ _ e _ o _ t _ _ _ d _ _ o _ r _ _ v _ _ w _ _

 

[edit: to paraphrase Sir Paul McCartney : "there are seven words"]

You've Got To Hide Your Love Away
 

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_a_e _u_  _o_e _ _s_r_n_e _n _e _ _b_ 

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HongKongLady said
_a_e _u_  _o_e _ _s_r_n_e _n _e _ _b_ 

Is there anyone can guess this?

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HongKongLady said

HongKongLady said
_a_e _u_  _o_e _ _s_r_n_e _n _e _ _b_ 

Is there anyone can guess this?

Wow - nice pick - VERY obscure song :)

Take Out Some Insurance On Me, Baby

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_ H _ _ _ E _ N _ A _ _ T

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Three words.

 

_ _ N _   B _ _ _ E _   _ E

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