## Poll

 I love Wordle! 34 votes (70.83%) Meh. 3 votes (6.25%) I hate it. 2 votes (4.16%) Let's play some Clue again. 3 votes (6.25%) Does the Qu in Boggle count as one or two letters? 2 votes (4.16%) Total eclipse reminder April 8, 2024 11 votes (22.91%) Let's discuss the Lambert W function. 3 votes (6.25%) How do you pronounce Kiev? 5 votes (10.41%) I forgot to celebrate Ash Wednesday. 2 votes (4.16%) When did The Ukraine become just Ukraine? 4 votes (8.33%)

48 members have voted

HotBlonde
• Posts: 2347
Joined: Feb 8, 2011
July 30th, 2024 at 10:07:48 AM permalink
Wordle 1,137 3/6

🟨🟨🟨⬜⬜
🟨🟩🟨🟩⬜
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩
OFFICIALLY and justifiably reclaimed my title as SuperHotBlonde!
rxwine
• Posts: 12440
Joined: Feb 28, 2010
July 30th, 2024 at 3:40:30 PM permalink
Wordle 1,137 6/6

⬜🟨⬜⬜⬜
⬜⬜⬜⬜🟨
⬜🟨⬜⬜⬜
🟨🟩🟨⬜⬜
⬜🟩🟩⬜⬜
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩
There's no secret. Just know what you're talking about before you open your mouth.
avianrandy
• Posts: 1682
Joined: Mar 7, 2010
July 30th, 2024 at 6:48:39 PM permalink
4 tonight July 30
ChesterDog
• Posts: 1612
Joined: Jul 26, 2010
July 30th, 2024 at 10:05:43 PM permalink

Wordle 1,138 4/6*

🟩⬜⬜⬜🟩 poise
🟩⬜⬜⬜🟩 plate
🟩⬜⬜🟩🟩 prune
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 penne

Connections
Puzzle #416
🟩🟩🟩🟩
🟪🟪🟪🟪
🟦🟦🟦🟦
🟨🟨🟨🟨
DogHand
• Posts: 1658
Joined: Sep 24, 2011
July 31st, 2024 at 1:02:05 AM permalink
Wordle #1138 July 31: 4/6 par

⬜⬜⬜⬜🟩 STARE / BBBBG
⬜⬜⬜⬜🟩 CLOVE / BBBBG
⬜⬜⬜⬜🟩 FUDGE / BBBBG
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 PENNE / Correct

With G = 1, Y = ½, & B = 0, I scored 1, 1, 1, and 5.

I spent more than ten minutes solving this one.

My streak is at a personal best of 260.

Connections Puzzle #416 July 31: perfect

🟩🟩🟩🟩 GGGG
🟨🟨🟨🟨 YYYY
🟦🟦🟦🟦 BBBB
🟪🟪🟪🟪 PPPP

Today I did not see the purple Connection.

Dog Hand
ams288
• Posts: 6657
Joined: Sep 26, 2012
July 31st, 2024 at 4:15:36 AM permalink
Wordle 1,138 3/6

🟩⬜⬜⬜⬜
⬜🟩⬜⬜🟨
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

POSIT
YEARN
PENNE
Ding Dong the Witch is Dead
Wizard
• Posts: 26712
Joined: Oct 14, 2009
July 31st, 2024 at 6:56:02 AM permalink

⬜⬜⬜⬜🟩 stare
⬜⬜⬜⬜⬜ limbo
⬜⬜⬜🟩⬜ chunk
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 penne -- Lucky guess

Connections
Puzzle #416
🟦🟨🟨🟨
🟨🟦🟨🟨
🟦🟦🟦🟦
🟨🟨🟨🟨
🟪🟩🟩🟪
🟩🟪🟩🟩
Last edited by: Wizard on Jul 31, 2024
"For with much wisdom comes much sorrow." -- Ecclesiastes 1:18 (NIV)
smoothgrh
• Posts: 1426
Joined: Oct 26, 2011
July 31st, 2024 at 6:58:54 AM permalink
Wordle 1,138 4/6

⬜⬜⬜⬜⬜
⬜⬜🟨⬜⬜
🟩🟩⬜⬜🟩
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

BIJOU
STEAL
PEEVE
PENNE

Connections
Puzzle #416
🟨🟨🟨🟨
🟦🟦🟦🟦
🟪🟪🟪🟪
🟩🟩🟩🟩
Ooh la la!
HotBlonde
• Posts: 2347
Joined: Feb 8, 2011
July 31st, 2024 at 9:41:27 AM permalink
Wordle 1,138 4/6

⬜⬜⬜⬜🟩
⬜⬜⬜🟩🟩
⬜⬜⬜🟩🟩
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩
OFFICIALLY and justifiably reclaimed my title as SuperHotBlonde!
avianrandy
• Posts: 1682
Joined: Mar 7, 2010
July 31st, 2024 at 4:56:21 PM permalink
3 tonight July 31
ChesterDog
• Posts: 1612
Joined: Jul 26, 2010
July 31st, 2024 at 10:05:41 PM permalink

Wordle 1,139 3 /6*

🟨🟨⬜⬜⬜ along
🟨🟨⬜🟨🟨 larch
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 chalk

Connections
Puzzle #417
🟪🟪🟪🟪
🟩🟩🟩🟩
🟨🟨🟨🟨
🟦🟦🟦🟦
DogHand
• Posts: 1658
Joined: Sep 24, 2011
July 31st, 2024 at 10:23:34 PM permalink
Wordle #1139 August 1: 4/6 par

⬜⬜🟩⬜⬜ STARE / BBGBB
⬜🟨🟩⬜⬜ PLAIN / BYGBB
🟨⬜🟩⬜⬜ LOAMY / YBGBB
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 CHALK / Correct

With G = 1, Y = ½, & B = 0, I scored 1, 1½, 1½, and 5.

I spent about four minutes solving this one.

My streak is at a personal best of 261.

Connections Puzzle #417 August 1: 2 errors

🟩🟩🟨🟩 ggyg
🟩🟩🟨🟩 ggyg
🟦🟦🟦🟦 BBBB
🟨🟨🟨🟨 YYYY
🟩🟩🟩🟩 GGGG
🟪🟪🟪🟪 PPPP

On turns 1 & 2 I tried to include PITCH with the greens.

Today I did not see the purple Connection.

Dog Hand
Wizard
• Posts: 26712
Joined: Oct 14, 2009
August 1st, 2024 at 6:57:37 AM permalink
Connections
Puzzle #417
🟩🟩🟨🟩
🟦🟦🟦🟦
🟨🟨🟨🟨
🟩🟩🟩🟩
🟪🟪🟪🟪

⬜⬜🟩⬜⬜ stare
🟨⬜⬜⬜⬜ limbo
⬜🟨🟩⬜🟩 plank
🟩🟨⬜🟩🟩 caulk
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 chalk
"For with much wisdom comes much sorrow." -- Ecclesiastes 1:18 (NIV)
ams288
• Posts: 6657
Joined: Sep 26, 2012
August 1st, 2024 at 7:51:20 AM permalink
Standard 4/6 for me today.
Ding Dong the Witch is Dead
smoothgrh
• Posts: 1426
Joined: Oct 26, 2011
August 1st, 2024 at 8:18:10 AM permalink
Wordle 1,139 4/6

⬜⬜⬜⬜⬜
⬜⬜⬜🟨🟨
⬜🟨🟩⬜⬜
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

BIJOU
STEAL
PLAZA
CHALK

Connections
Puzzle #417
🟩🟩🟩🟩
🟦🟦🟦🟦
🟪🟪🟪🟪
🟨🟨🟨🟨

I tapped three of the purples, then saw the yellow group.
HotBlonde
• Posts: 2347
Joined: Feb 8, 2011
August 1st, 2024 at 9:35:19 AM permalink
Wordle 1,139 3/6

⬜🟨⬜⬜⬜
🟨🟨⬜⬜🟨
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩
OFFICIALLY and justifiably reclaimed my title as SuperHotBlonde!
avianrandy
• Posts: 1682
Joined: Mar 7, 2010
August 1st, 2024 at 4:04:48 PM permalink
3 tonight Aug 1
DogHand
• Posts: 1658
Joined: Sep 24, 2011
August 1st, 2024 at 11:19:14 PM permalink
Wordle #1140 August 2: 4/6 par

⬜⬜🟩⬜🟩 STARE / BBGBG
⬜🟩🟩⬜🟩 PLANE / BGGBG
⬜🟩🟩⬜🟩 BLAZE / BGGBG
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 FLAKE / Correct

With G = 1, Y = ½, & B = 0, I scored 2, 3, 3, and 5.

I spent about two minutes solving this one.

A "no yellow" day for me.

My streak is at a personal best of 262.

Connections Puzzle #418 August 2: perfect

🟨🟨🟨🟨 YYYY
🟦🟦🟦🟦 BBBB
🟩🟩🟩🟩 GGGG
🟪🟪🟪🟪 PPPP

Today I did not see the purple Connection.

Dog Hand
Wizard
• Posts: 26712
Joined: Oct 14, 2009
August 2nd, 2024 at 5:33:58 AM permalink

⬜⬜🟩⬜🟩 stare
⬜🟩🟩⬜🟩 place
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 flake

No yellow day.
"For with much wisdom comes much sorrow." -- Ecclesiastes 1:18 (NIV)
ams288
• Posts: 6657
Joined: Sep 26, 2012
August 2nd, 2024 at 5:41:34 AM permalink
Wordle 1,140 5/6

⬜⬜⬜⬜⬜
⬜⬜🟨⬜⬜
⬜🟨🟩⬜⬜
⬜🟩🟩⬜🟩
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

POSIT
MULCH
YEARN
BLAZE
FLAKE
Ding Dong the Witch is Dead
smoothgrh
• Posts: 1426
Joined: Oct 26, 2011
August 2nd, 2024 at 7:13:42 AM permalink
Wordle 1,140 6/6

⬜⬜⬜⬜⬜
⬜⬜🟨🟨🟨
🟨🟨🟩⬜⬜
⬜🟩🟩⬜🟩
⬜🟩🟩⬜🟩
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

BIJOU
STEAL
LEARN
GLAZE
PLACE
FLAKE
Also considered FLAME, but I thought that maybe it had been used already so I went with a less common word.

Connections
Puzzle #418
🟨🟨🟨🟨
🟩🟩🟩🟦
🟩🟦🟩🟦
🟩🟩🟩🟩
🟦🟦🟦🟦
🟪🟪🟪🟪

I could only get yellow in the morning, but when I cam back in the late afternoon, I got green and blue almost immediately. Didn't see purple.

Article on the Connections creator: https://slate.com/life/2024/07/connections-nyt-today-wordle-wyna-liu.html
Last edited by: smoothgrh on Aug 2, 2024
avianrandy
• Posts: 1682
Joined: Mar 7, 2010
August 2nd, 2024 at 6:00:22 PM permalink
3 tonight August 2
DogHand
• Posts: 1658
Joined: Sep 24, 2011
August 2nd, 2024 at 10:32:24 PM permalink
Wordle #1141 August 3: 4/6 par

🟩⬜🟩⬜🟩 STARE / GBGBG
🟩⬜🟩⬜🟩 SUAVE / GBGBG
🟩⬜🟩🟩🟩 SHALE / GBGGG
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 SCALE / Correct

With G = 1, Y = ½, & B = 0, I scored 3, 3, 4, and 5.

I spent about ten minutes solving this one.

A "no yellow" day for me.

My streak is at a personal best of 263.

Connections Puzzle #419 August 3: perfect

🟦🟦🟦🟦 BBBB
🟩🟩🟩🟩 GGGG
🟨🟨🟨🟨 YYYY
🟪🟪🟪🟪 PPPP

Today I did not see the purple Connection, but I found the other three easily.

Dog Hand
Wizard
• Posts: 26712
Joined: Oct 14, 2009
Thanked by
August 3rd, 2024 at 6:10:38 AM permalink

🟩⬜🟩⬜🟩 stare
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 scale -- lucky guess

Connections
Puzzle #419
🟦🟦🟦🟦
🟨🟨🟨🟨
🟩🟩🟩🟩
🟪🟪🟪🟪
Last edited by: Wizard on Aug 3, 2024
"For with much wisdom comes much sorrow." -- Ecclesiastes 1:18 (NIV)
smoothgrh
• Posts: 1426
Joined: Oct 26, 2011
August 3rd, 2024 at 6:53:55 AM permalink
Wordle 1,141 5/6

⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛
🟩⬛🟨🟨🟨
🟩🟨🟩⬛🟩
🟩⬛🟩🟩🟩
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

I should have gotten this in 3 or 4 if I hadn't rushed through it!

BIJOU
STEAL
SLAVE
SHALE
SCALE

Connections
Puzzle #419
🟦🟦🟦🟦
🟨🟨🟨🟨
🟩🟩🟩🟩
🟪🟪🟪🟪
avianrandy
• Posts: 1682
Joined: Mar 7, 2010
August 3rd, 2024 at 2:56:57 PM permalink
4 tonight August 3
HotBlonde
• Posts: 2347
Joined: Feb 8, 2011
August 3rd, 2024 at 3:21:07 PM permalink
Wordle 1,141 4/6

🟩⬜🟩⬜🟩
🟩⬜🟩⬜🟩
🟩⬜🟩⬜🟩
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩
OFFICIALLY and justifiably reclaimed my title as SuperHotBlonde!
DogHand
• Posts: 1658
Joined: Sep 24, 2011
August 3rd, 2024 at 10:12:31 PM permalink
Wordle #1142 August 4: 4/6 par

⬜⬜⬜🟨🟨 STARE / BBBYY
⬜⬜⬜🟩🟩 MINER / BBBGG
⬜🟩⬜🟩🟩 CODER / BGBGG
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 LOWER / Correct

With G = 1, Y = ½, & B = 0, I scored 1, 2, 3, and 5.

I spent about three minutes solving this one.

My streak is at a personal best of 264.

Connections Puzzle #420 August 4: perfect

🟦🟦🟦🟦 BBBB
🟩🟩🟩🟩 GGGG
🟪🟪🟪🟪 PPPP
🟨🟨🟨🟨 YYYY

Today I did not see the yellow KIDDO Connection.

Dog Hand
ChesterDog
• Posts: 1612
Joined: Jul 26, 2010
August 4th, 2024 at 2:35:48 AM permalink

Wordle 1,142 4/6*

⬜🟨⬜⬜⬜ clasp
🟩🟨⬜⬜⬜ leggy
🟩🟩⬜🟩🟩 lover
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 lower

Connections
Puzzle #420
🟪🟪🟪🟪
🟨🟨🟨🟨
🟩🟩🟩🟩
🟦🟦🟦🟦
Wizard
• Posts: 26712
Joined: Oct 14, 2009
August 4th, 2024 at 5:59:15 AM permalink

⬜⬜⬜🟨🟨 STARE
⬜🟨⬜🟩🟨 CRUEL
🟩⬜⬜🟩🟩 LIGER -- This is a cross between a tiger and lion.
🟩🟩⬜🟩🟩 LONER
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 LOWER

Connections
Puzzle #420
🟦🟦🟦🟦
🟩🟩🟩🟩
🟨🟨🟨🟨
🟪🟪🟪🟪
"For with much wisdom comes much sorrow." -- Ecclesiastes 1:18 (NIV)
HotBlonde
• Posts: 2347
Joined: Feb 8, 2011
August 4th, 2024 at 11:54:19 AM permalink
Wordle 1,142 5/6

⬜⬜🟨⬜⬜
⬜🟩🟨⬜🟨
⬜🟩🟩🟩🟩
⬜🟩🟩🟩🟩
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩
OFFICIALLY and justifiably reclaimed my title as SuperHotBlonde!
avianrandy
• Posts: 1682
Joined: Mar 7, 2010
August 4th, 2024 at 4:10:51 PM permalink
3 tonight August 4
DogHand
• Posts: 1658
Joined: Sep 24, 2011
August 4th, 2024 at 10:13:34 PM permalink
Wordle #1143 August 5: 4/6 par

🟨⬜⬜⬜🟩 STARE / YBBBG
⬜⬜🟨🟨🟩 DOUSE / BBYYG
⬜⬜🟩🟩🟩 ISSUE / BBGGG
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 ENSUE / Correct

With G = 1, Y = ½, & B = 0, I scored 1½, 2½, 3, and 5.

I spent about three minutes solving this one.

My streak is at a personal best of 265.

Connections Puzzle #421 August 5: perfect

Connections
Puzzle #421
🟩🟩🟩🟩 GGGG
🟦🟦🟦🟦 BBBB
🟨🟨🟨🟨 YYYY
🟪🟪🟪🟪 PPPP

Today I did not see the purple EYE Connection... ironic, no?

Dog Hand
smoothgrh
• Posts: 1426
Joined: Oct 26, 2011
August 5th, 2024 at 1:27:44 AM permalink
Wordle 1,143 5/6

⬜⬜⬜⬜🟨
⬜🟨⬜⬜⬜
⬜⬜🟨🟨⬜
🟨🟩⬜⬜🟩
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩
I like today's word.

BIJOU
MURKY
TAUNT
UNCLE
ENSUE

Connections
Puzzle #421
🟩🟩🟩🟩
🟦🟦🟦🟦
🟨🟨🟨🟨
🟪🟪🟪🟪

I did not figure out purple. Clever girl.

Tonight I'm up late to witness Aurora Borealis for the first time. At this time of month, at this time of day, in this part of the country (Alaska), localized entirely on the port side of the ship.
Last edited by: smoothgrh on Aug 5, 2024
Wizard
• Posts: 26712
Joined: Oct 14, 2009
August 5th, 2024 at 6:12:49 AM permalink

🟨⬜⬜⬜🟩 STARE
⬜⬜⬜🟨🟩 POISE
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 ENSUE

Connections
Puzzle #421
🟦🟦🟦🟦
🟩🟩🟩🟩
🟨🟨🟨🟨
🟪🟪🟪🟪
"For with much wisdom comes much sorrow." -- Ecclesiastes 1:18 (NIV)
ams288
• Posts: 6657
Joined: Sep 26, 2012
August 5th, 2024 at 9:20:40 AM permalink
Wordle 1,143 4/6

⬜⬜🟩⬜⬜
⬜🟨⬜⬜🟨
⬜🟨⬜⬜⬜
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

POSIT
YEARN
MULCH
ENSUE
Ding Dong the Witch is Dead
HotBlonde
• Posts: 2347
Joined: Feb 8, 2011
August 5th, 2024 at 1:09:49 PM permalink
Wordle 1,143 3/6

🟨⬜⬜⬜🟩
⬜⬜⬜🟨🟩
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩
OFFICIALLY and justifiably reclaimed my title as SuperHotBlonde!
avianrandy
• Posts: 1682
Joined: Mar 7, 2010
August 5th, 2024 at 6:26:51 PM permalink
3 tonight August 5
DogHand
• Posts: 1658
Joined: Sep 24, 2011
August 5th, 2024 at 11:19:10 PM permalink
Wordle #1144 August 6: 3/6 birdie

⬜⬜🟨⬜⬜ STARE / BBYBB
🟩⬜🟨🟩⬜ AMNIO / GBYGB
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 ANVIL / Correct

With G = 1, Y = ½, & B = 0, I scored ½, 2½, and 5.

I spent about two minutes solving this one.

My streak is at a personal best of 266.

Connections Puzzle #422 August 6: perfect

🟨🟨🟨🟨 YYYY
🟩🟩🟩🟩 GGGG
🟦🟦🟦🟦 BBBB
🟪🟪🟪🟪 PPPP

Today I saw all the Connections.

Dog Hand