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    Quote Originally Posted by sp88 View Post
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    tonight's offering, again courtesy of the bbc .......


    complete this sequence:

    jon evans, herbert wood, edith reed, _______
    This is a bit of a reach but would it be something alone the lines of

    Geoff Ourely

    Scratch that, just saw a bit deeper so maybe Billy Foursmith
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    ^ I didn't get this one until I read your post.

    An alternative would be: Joseph Fourier

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    complete these sequences .....

    if you need a clue, there's a whited out hint here: think tv shows

    JA CC LK __ MP DS (easy one to get you started)

    R L M __

    S1 V2 A3 G4 __
    "i know enough to know what's instantly forgettable"

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    I'm drawing a blank on all three of these.

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    Quote Originally Posted by defrabbit View Post
    I'm drawing a blank on all three of these.
    Same here. I give up.

    Would it help if I watched lots of American TV shows? Or British TV shows?

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    maybe not quite so easy as i found them then



    okay, just to clear this one off the books ......


    each clue represents a group of characters or people denoted by the titles of their respective tv shows


    for clue 1, if you're struggling, perhaps some friends could help out?



    for clue 2, you may have had to be a teenager once, although not a ninja



    for clue 3, it may take some brains but, once you get it, you'll feel f.a.b.

    "i know enough to know what's instantly forgettable"

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    must of had my bandanna on backwards, as I can now see that
    the second one is ninja turtles



    Quote Originally Posted by sp88 View Post
    R L M __
    and so the missing one is Donatello

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    couple to think about .......

    complete these 2 separate sequences:

    a) 2 = "seven", 3 = "eleven", 4 = "seventeen", 5 = ???

    b) 2 = "seven", 3 = "eleven", 4 = "twenty seven", 5 = ???

    "i know enough to know what's instantly forgettable"

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    is the answer to a)


    [

    5 = twenty seven

    because they contain "even"?

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    ^

    it works, but it's not the answer i had in mind

    "i know enough to know what's instantly forgettable"

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