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Forum: General Chit Chat Yesterday, 11:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 76
Posted By pdiddp
When the Admins upgraded the site a couple years...

When the Admins upgraded the site a couple years ago to refresh boards and bring in the ultra-long words, they did do something to the algorithms to eliminate most of the obscene or swear words. I...
Forum: General Chit Chat 11-05-2017, 08:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,187
Posted By pdiddp
just wondering??

has anyone currently playing ever found or stumbled upon the last word of a board? With the quality of players here I wouldn't doubt it could be or has been done but with boards allegedly being...
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-19-2017, 08:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,742
Posted By pdiddp
and that explains why so many prescriptions...

and that explains why so many prescriptions doctors write are unreadable!:D

Definitely right-handed. I can do a few things left-handed nearly as well as right but it's pretty limited. I can't...
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-05-2017, 09:14 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 10,464
Posted By pdiddp
Yup! We send out our bears to harvest them for...

Yup! We send out our bears to harvest them for us, they're really good at it and work for nothing more than their share of the berries. Unfortunately there's a high turnover rate for our berry...
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-05-2017, 09:24 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 10,464
Posted By pdiddp
I'm plopping myself into this thread by a thread....

I'm plopping myself into this thread by a thread. My main form of relaxation and exercise is hiking and your tales of monkeys and crows got me remembering a hike in the Berkshires (Massachusetts)...
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 09-01-2017, 10:12 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,651
Posted By pdiddp
Congratulations on another pair of hard-won...

Congratulations on another pair of hard-won trophies thinkbig! I hope you can keep the streak going!

And a belated thanks for the blunder, that's my one and only first-place trophy!:D
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 08-10-2017, 09:08 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,651
Posted By pdiddp
From L9UR9 No, words per game couldn't do it. I...

From L9UR9

No, words per game couldn't do it. I got 1st place last month (5x5) and I only played maybe three or four games out of several hundred that had two words. I think the 51 game threshold...
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-03-2017, 08:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 654
Posted By pdiddp
Same thing here, When I play a board with 500 or...

Same thing here, When I play a board with 500 or more possible words I often find myself losing track of what words I'm working on as I see another good or better combination nearby. Then, when I...
Forum: General Chit Chat 07-26-2017, 12:03 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,160
Posted By pdiddp
AHA!! My evil plan worked to perfection!:cool:...

AHA!! My evil plan worked to perfection!:cool: Next I'll try sabotaging the high score leaders so my paltry scores will be on top!:D

I very nearly did myself in more than once this month. In a...
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 07-22-2017, 09:44 AM
Replies: 262
Views: 43,035
Posted By pdiddp
I didn't find this word myself but I'll submit it...

I didn't find this word myself but I'll submit it anyway. It was the Long and Best word in a board I'd struggled with awhile ago and I just kinda gaped at it when the game ended.

DAFFYDOWNDILLY

I...
Forum: General Chit Chat 07-05-2017, 10:21 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,160
Posted By pdiddp
Spike1005 and now Spike1006? Just out of...

Spike1005 and now Spike1006? Just out of curiosity, what did you do with the other 1,004 Spikes?:p
Forum: General Chit Chat 07-04-2017, 09:00 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,160
Posted By pdiddp
Yeah, I did get a little off topic there, my...

Yeah, I did get a little off topic there, my apologies to all! I guess I'm being a bit hypocritical since I complained about some of the very things I use and/or rely on.

I've often thought about...
Forum: General Chit Chat 07-04-2017, 11:54 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,160
Posted By pdiddp
Red face I see and watch with some amusement and a lot of...

I see and watch with some amusement and a lot of amazement all the different threads that get going with tough words, long words, volume of words etc. I'm awfully happy to see a thread started on the...
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 06-01-2017, 10:08 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,651
Posted By pdiddp
WOW!! It's tough enough to just get near one of...

WOW!! It's tough enough to just get near one of the trophies let alone snag two top spots in one month!

Enjoy the hard-won victory!
Forum: General Chit Chat 05-19-2017, 09:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,805
Posted By pdiddp
That's happened to me when I've come across a...

That's happened to me when I've come across a board that I'd just played recently, I seem to struggle to match my earlier score let alone better it. Same as with the occasional board I play where...
Forum: General Chit Chat 05-19-2017, 09:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,805
Posted By pdiddp
I'd say pretty rare! I've seen the same board...

I'd say pretty rare! I've seen the same board come up the same day several times but only once in three years of playing have I had the same board come up twice in a row.

Of course if the order of...
Forum: FAQs and Help Area 04-07-2017, 09:22 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 42,573
Posted By pdiddp
Just to echo CrazyKate, last month I was keeping...

Just to echo CrazyKate, last month I was keeping my average points-per-word as high as I could hoping to win one of the top three spots. I would look for boards that had, or looked like they might...
Forum: General Chit Chat 04-03-2017, 10:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,586
Posted By pdiddp
I usually try for different goals every month....

I usually try for different goals every month. One month I might try to keep all my found words at a minumum of six letters long, another month I'll play every game that comes up and submit every...
Forum: General Chit Chat 03-24-2017, 10:06 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 12,564
Posted By pdiddp
I kind of stumbled upon this site by accident,...

I kind of stumbled upon this site by accident, migrating over from Puzzle Barons logic-puzzles site. A friend and I would play those together over the phone and once, while she was busy with another...
Forum: General Chit Chat 03-17-2017, 09:16 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,755
Posted By pdiddp
I would think that a 700 average shows some...

I would think that a 700 average shows some pretty decent typing skills! Your average is nearly four times mine!

I bet that miraculous feeling is the same feeling I get when I untwist a good long...
Forum: Wordtwist.org Rules and Scoring 03-15-2017, 01:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,221
Posted By pdiddp
So the score showed during play is the real score...

So the score showed during play is the real score while the score earned is the allowed score.

I think I remember that 22 letter being the base came up in other threads. Yes, it would be nice if...
Forum: Wordtwist.org Rules and Scoring 03-15-2017, 12:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,221
Posted By pdiddp
Just curious

51


I saw this once before with this same word. I know that 45 is the highest that can be scored on a single word and that the scoring is based on length, rarity and use of odd letters but I'm just...
Forum: General Chit Chat 03-14-2017, 07:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,932
Posted By pdiddp
I've skipped over at least three 40+ words like...

I've skipped over at least three 40+ words like that this month. It's like my finger gets into a rhythm and even as I see the high point word available it's too late and I've clicked past it.:(
Forum: General Chit Chat 03-13-2017, 09:50 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,755
Posted By pdiddp
I've been looking for boards that have a word...

I've been looking for boards that have a word that's equal to or above my current PPW average. I do play boards that look like they'd have a high scoring word that hasn't been found yet, and yes, it...
Forum: General Chit Chat 03-13-2017, 11:28 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,755
Posted By pdiddp
Thank you! But I've a feeling that I'm going to...

Thank you! But I've a feeling that I'm going to need more than luck to beat your game. As I click through the boards I see your name come up quite often in the best or longest word category.
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