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#173213 - 02/05/08 09:53 PM Solve crosswords with the help of Onelook!  
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This is SO cool!! wofa, are you listening?
patterns

#173219 - 02/05/08 11:17 PM Re: Solve crosswords with the help of Onelook! [Re: Jackie]  
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Cheating!!!

#173221 - 02/06/08 01:32 AM Re: Solve crosswords with the help of Onelook! [Re: Faldage]  
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But faster cheating than waiting for tomorrow's paper.

#173226 - 02/06/08 10:58 AM Re: Solve crosswords with the help of Onelook! [Re: Zed]  
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But still cheating.

#173249 - 02/07/08 02:21 AM Re: Solve crosswords with the help of Onelook! [Re: Faldage]  
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No, no, merely the strategic out-sourcing of linguistic aptitudinal technology in order to proactively maximize one's temporal and intellectual efficacy.

#173257 - 02/07/08 11:46 AM Re: Solve crosswords with the help of Onelook! [Re: Zed]  
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Cheating AND rationalizing!

#173261 - 02/07/08 04:01 PM Re: Solve crosswords with the help of Onelook! [Re: Faldage]  
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this too shall pass
not to break up this instructive dialog or nothin', but using OneLook in this way is just the same as using any Crossword Dictionary, be it online or brick & mortar -- it merely admits defeat and shortcuts waiting for tomorrow's paper.

-joe (ask Dr fish) friday

#173269 - 02/07/08 06:39 PM Re: Solve crosswords with the help of Onelook! [Re: tsuwm]  
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The paper OED is heavy enough... I'd hate to see the brick & mortar one. ;-)


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