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Comments on Puzzle #36400: Palindrome 2a
By Andrew Schultz (blurglecruncheon)

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  quality:   difficulty:   solvability: line & color logic only  

Puzzle Description:

Total # of letters is spoiled in my first comment.

#1: Web Paint-By-Number Robot (webpbn) on Feb 4, 2023

Found to have a unique solution by blurglecruncheon.
#2: Web Paint-By-Number Robot (webpbn) on Feb 4, 2023
Found to be solvable by line and color logic alone by blurglecruncheon.
#3: Andrew Schultz (blurglecruncheon) on Feb 4, 2023 [SPOILER]
9 total letters.
#4: Susan Eberhardt (susaneber) on Feb 6, 2023
musses sum?
#5: Kristen Vognild (kristen) on Feb 6, 2023 [SPOILER]
"bad math goblet" isn't a palindrome, though. :)
#6: Steve (StevieB) on Feb 6, 2023
Think we might need another clue...
#7: Stephanie Walker (callmeseverus) on Feb 6, 2023
bad add a dab....?
#8: Jota (jota) on Feb 6, 2023
That's 10 letters Stephanie.
#9: Michael Eddy (meddy) on Feb 6, 2023 [SPOILER]
d'error, red

or red err, o!

red erred? er...
#10: Andrew Schultz (blurglecruncheon) on Feb 6, 2023 [SPOILER]
Susan's guess is really good. 4 letters, then 5.

Kristen's on the right track. As the old Carmen Sandiego game said, "You're getting too close, gumshoe!"
#11: David Bouldin (dbouldin) on Feb 7, 2023 [SPOILER]
Dexi mixed
Sexi mixes
Rexi mixer
#12: Andrew Schultz (blurglecruncheon) on Feb 7, 2023 [SPOILER]
I should have made it 2+2=5, instead of 1+1=3, to refer to 1984.

That thing isn't *quite* a goblet.

Thanks all for your continued guesses! I'll just post the solution tonight if nobody gets it. I think it'll be amusing.
#13: David Bouldin (dbouldin) on Feb 7, 2023 [SPOILER]
Refinished 'Eins und Drei' In Snifter....so close!

If it were 1 + 1 = 10, I'd be tempted to go with 'Tini Binit :P

On the "Tini" theme, 1984 saw the launch of "Apple"(-tini) with their 1984/Orwellian ad during the Super Bowl. But Andrew's hint about 2+2=5 is particularly a reference to the Orwell novel 1984. (Sidenote: the room number of Smith's interrogation is 101) Maybe that helps someone else?

As it is, maybe Trope Port? Toni Pinot?
#14: David Bouldin (dbouldin) on Feb 7, 2023 [SPOILER]
Emote Tome? Elate Tale? Slips Pils?

oh no! just realized Andrew said 4 THEN 5! that negates a fair number of my bad guesses :(
#15: Greg Bernath (mamooth) on Feb 7, 2023 [SPOILER]
Liar grail
#16: Andrew Schultz (blurglecruncheon) on Feb 7, 2023
Greg got it! Well done!

Some of these guesses would be great for new puzzles.
#17: David Bouldin (dbouldin) on Feb 7, 2023
My facepalm just facepalmed!!
#18: JoDeen Mozena (ozymoe) on Feb 8, 2023
Lololol! This was so fun with the comments!
#19: Koreen (mom24plus) on Feb 8, 2023
Ditto #18

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