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Forum: Quiz Room 11-12-2018, 05:05 PM
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Posted By Galadriel55
Pig ears are (or once were maybe) indeed a...

Pig ears are (or once were maybe) indeed a delicacy in some regions of Europe and possibly elsewhere. Is there a way to explain the EN?
Forum: Quiz Room 11-12-2018, 03:11 PM
Replies: 4,380
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Posted By Galadriel55
DUNEDAIN: possibly a sound-alike for "dine"? The...

DUNEDAIN: possibly a sound-alike for "dine"? The first half could either be directly explained as DUN = West(ern), or as "dune", whatever that's got to do with western beaches.



Also, from the...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 11-12-2018, 07:34 AM
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Views: 281,648
Posted By Galadriel55
Happy birthday Snowdog and MCR!

Happy birthday Snowdog and MCR!
Forum: Quiz Room 11-11-2018, 07:40 PM
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Views: 203,715
Posted By Galadriel55
A wild tangent but can the non-kosher delicacy...

A wild tangent but can the non-kosher delicacy somehow become beacon through bacon? Though still no ideas for pickle.
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 11-08-2018, 06:53 AM
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Views: 281,648
Posted By Galadriel55
Happy birthday Ka!

Happy birthday Ka!
Forum: Quiz Room 11-06-2018, 10:31 AM
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Views: 203,715
Posted By Galadriel55
3. Glamdring?

3. Glamdring?
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 11-04-2018, 10:11 AM
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Views: 281,648
Posted By Galadriel55
Seconded! Happy birthday Lindil!

Seconded! Happy birthday Lindil!
Forum: Quiz Room 11-03-2018, 10:54 AM
Replies: 4,380
Views: 203,715
Posted By Galadriel55
Well without first puzzles we tend to fall prey...

Well without first puzzles we tend to fall prey to group dynamics and really narrow the scope of questions. I say it's a good thing if this falls outside the usual style, it adds variety.

A couple...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 10-31-2018, 06:44 PM
Replies: 3,226
Views: 266,076
Posted By Galadriel55
That satanic pen that is super uncomfortable and...

That satanic pen that is super uncomfortable and unpleasant to write with and that you want to throw out already, you're just waiting for the ink to run out... but it will never run out. YOU'RE STUCK...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 10-29-2018, 10:09 PM
Replies: 3,674
Views: 281,648
Posted By Galadriel55
Happy birthday Gil!

Happy birthday Gil!
Forum: Quiz Room 10-29-2018, 06:35 PM
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Views: 203,715
Posted By Galadriel55
Good one, Mith!

Good one, Mith!
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 10-29-2018, 05:56 AM
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Views: 281,648
Posted By Galadriel55
Happy birthday Doug!

Happy birthday Doug!
Forum: Quiz Room 10-27-2018, 09:03 PM
Replies: 4,380
Views: 203,715
Posted By Galadriel55
Going by the letters and the "just a number",...

Going by the letters and the "just a number", does FIVE also happen to be a place? Battle of 5 Armies? Anything?
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 10-27-2018, 08:35 AM
Replies: 3,674
Views: 281,648
Posted By Galadriel55
Happy birthday Mira!

Happy birthday Mira!
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 10-26-2018, 06:02 AM
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Views: 281,648
Posted By Galadriel55
Happy birthday mormegil!

Happy birthday mormegil!
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 10-23-2018, 08:00 PM
Replies: 2,147
Views: 191,825
Posted By Galadriel55
I think I did not use to misspell the word habit...

I think I did not use to misspell the word habit when I was in middle school. Leastaways I was never corrected for it by teachers.

And then I read this post.

On which I blame the most...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 10-23-2018, 07:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,693
Posted By Galadriel55
Will not go now into the finer points of this...

Will not go now into the finer points of this chapter. Just want to throw this out - is no one else surprised that Frodo named his pony Strider? Naming pets after the great ones of this world I can...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 10-23-2018, 07:21 PM
Replies: 2,226
Views: 189,478
Posted By Galadriel55
So...

Rune
Huinesoron
Pitch
Sally
G55
Form's Axe

:D :D :D
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 10-23-2018, 04:02 PM
Replies: 2,226
Views: 189,478
Posted By Galadriel55
Add me on!

Add me on!
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 10-23-2018, 02:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,438
Posted By Galadriel55
I'm the opposite, I guess. Knowing something bad...

I'm the opposite, I guess. Knowing something bad that you can prevent and not speaking up or doing anything about it just frustrates me so much. "Sorry your pie burned. I could tell it was burning in...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 10-23-2018, 11:52 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,438
Posted By Galadriel55
Does it not bother anyone else that every time...

Does it not bother anyone else that every time there is some surprise revelation Gandalf goes "Oh yeah, I knew that for a long time!". I think the only one he admitted to not knowing or suspecting...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 10-23-2018, 08:04 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,483
Posted By Galadriel55
I would argue that in book IV we see Faramir as...

I would argue that in book IV we see Faramir as an individual. Here, we see Faramir as a leader, a commander, a political figure. We might have liked him as an individual (especially compared to...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 10-22-2018, 10:24 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,483
Posted By Galadriel55
To add a quick point to a long discussion [which...

To add a quick point to a long discussion [which I admittedly haven't read yet]:

This chapter highlights the importance of other characters' opinions in forming our own. We learn to love Faramir...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 10-22-2018, 10:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,816
Posted By Galadriel55
Meanwhile, 7 years later

Thanks to Formendacil's regular and methodical CbC impressions I started reading odd chapters again and actually posting thoughts instead of putting them away in a mental drawer. I'm jumping the gun...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 10-22-2018, 09:00 PM
Replies: 824
Views: 93,657
Posted By Galadriel55
it just struck me today that the oldest members...

it just struck me today that the oldest members of the forum (and in fact the forum itself) are turning 18 this year, a sort of Downer Coming of Age. Now we have a LOTR coming of age thread for...
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