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Posts tagged with birdbrain:

Bio-Gradable

Posted on 26 May, 2016

Half the Battle [BB530]

Posted on 17 April, 2016

Film-Watching [BB528]

Posted on 27 February, 2016

Battle of the Brands [BB526]

Posted on 14 February, 2016

Sex Change Sequel [BB525]

Posted on 24 October, 2015

Sex Change [BB524]

Posted on 17 October, 2015

Lost Dogs [BB523]

Posted on 13 September, 2015

USisms [BB522]

Posted on 6 September, 2015

Waterwords [BB521]

Posted on 30 August, 2015

Slip-N-Sliding [BB520]

Posted on 22 August, 2015

Movie Excerpts [BB518]

Posted on 9 August, 2015

Female Latitude [BB517]

Posted on 2 August, 2015

Stopovers [BB516]

Posted on 19 July, 2015

Holy Headword Batman! [BB514]

Posted on 21 June, 2015

Suburban Mayhem [BB512]

Posted on 7 June, 2015

Mall Mates [BB507]

Posted on 3 May, 2015

Sombre Bombers [BB505]

Posted on 19 April, 2015

Bestiality [BB504]

Posted on 12 April, 2015

Three Times' A Charm [BB503]

Posted on 5 April, 2015

Diacritical [BB502]

Posted on 29 March, 2015

Flipping The Bird [BB501]

Posted on 22 March, 2015

Marching Orders [BB500]

Posted on 2 March, 2015

Playing Dress-Ups [BB499]

Posted on 22 February, 2015

Sandwich Words [BB498]

Posted on 15 February, 2015

SSSibilance [BB497]

Posted on 8 February, 2015

Birdbrain-let [BB496]

Posted on 1 February, 2015

Trio Con Brio [BB495]

Posted on 25 January, 2015

Yuletide Spooning [BB491]

Posted on 21 December, 2014

Enigmatick [BB488]

Posted on 30 November, 2014

Extractions [BB487]

Posted on 23 November, 2014

Product Placement [BB485]

Posted on 9 November, 2014

Scandalous [BB484]

Posted on 2 November, 2014

DEVI/ATED [BB481]

Posted on 12 October, 2014

Plug x 2 [BB480]

Posted on 5 October, 2014

Marcel Stupor & Co [BB479]

Posted on 28 September, 2014

Short Change [BB477]

Posted on 14 September, 2014

Gnome Moaners II [BB476]

Posted on 7 September, 2014

Gnome Moan [BB475]

Posted on 31 August, 2014

Cinema Paradiso [BB474]

Posted on 24 August, 2014

Watch Out! [BB473]

Posted on 17 August, 2014

FX [BB472]

Posted on 10 August, 2014

Thinking Kings [BB471]

Posted on 3 August, 2014

Even Stevens [BB470]

Posted on 27 July, 2014

Word Square [BB469]

Posted on 20 July, 2014

This is IT [BB468]

Posted on 13 July, 2014

Posted on 1 January, 1970

Unique Couples [BB466]

Posted on 29 June, 2014

E-nigma [BB465]

Posted on 22 June, 2014

Minimalism [BB464]

Posted on 15 June, 2014

Field Trip [BB463]

Posted on 8 June, 2014

Ending with a Kiss [BB462]

Posted on 1 June, 2014

Lab Work [BB461]

Posted on 25 May, 2014

Keep Calm [BB460]

Posted on 18 May, 2014

Long Black Bicycle [BB459]

Posted on 11 May, 2014

GATTACA [BB458]

Posted on 4 May, 2014

What Are The Odds? [BB457]

Posted on 27 April, 2014

Pule Puzzle [BB456]

Posted on 20 April, 2014

Fruit Salad [BB454]

Posted on 6 April, 2014

Blindman's Buff [BB453]

Posted on 30 March, 2014

No Pain, No Gain [BB453]

Posted on 23 March, 2014

Downsizing [BB452]

Posted on 16 March, 2014

Oozy Zoo - Part 2 [BB451]

Posted on 9 March, 2014

Oozy Zoo - Part 1 [BB450]

Posted on 2 March, 2014

Packing Heat [BB449]

Posted on 23 February, 2014

Delve This Twelve [BB448]

Posted on 16 February, 2014

Removal Vans [BB447]

Posted on 9 February, 2014

Eating Up The Miles [BB446]

Posted on 2 February, 2014

Soundtracks [BB445]

Posted on 26 January, 2014

Le Verlan Vortex [BB444]

Posted on 19 January, 2014

Solve & Solving [BB443]

Posted on 12 January, 2014

Decathlon [BB442]

Posted on 5 January, 2014

Checks Cheeks [BB440]

Posted on 8 December, 2013

Bodywork [BB439]

Posted on 1 December, 2013

Naming Rights [BB438]

Posted on 24 November, 2013

Pieces of Cake [BB437]

Posted on 18 November, 2013

Flak & North [BB436]

Posted on 9 November, 2013

Posted on 1 January, 1970

Tent City [BB434]

Posted on 27 October, 2013

Number Rumba [BB433]

Posted on 20 October, 2013

Front To Backronyms [BB432]

Posted on 12 October, 2013

bdfghijklpqty [BB431]

Posted on 6 October, 2013

Same-Same Sandwiches [BB430]

Posted on 29 September, 2013

Couple Cull [BB429]

Posted on 22 September, 2013

Numbers & Letters [BB428]

Posted on 15 September, 2013

Double Rainbow [BB427]

Posted on 8 September, 2013

Apoplectic [BB426]

Posted on 1 September, 2013

Moving the Goalposts [BB425]

Posted on 25 August, 2013

Global Glossary [BB424]

Posted on 18 August, 2013

Secret Cousins [BB425]

Posted on 11 August, 2013

Operation Zodiac [BB424]

Posted on 4 August, 2013

Port Said [BB423]

Posted on 28 July, 2013

Tri-Rhyme [BB422]

Posted on 21 July, 2013

Losing It (BB421)

Posted on 14 July, 2013

Disappearing Act (BB420)

Posted on 7 July, 2013

Ego Trip (BB419)

Posted on 30 June, 2013

Robing Robin (BB418)

Posted on 23 June, 2013

United Nations (BB417)

Posted on 16 June, 2013

Pick-n-Mix (BB416)

Posted on 9 June, 2013

Do You Have The Cheops? [BB415]

Posted on 26 May, 2013

Vitamised [BB414]

Posted on 19 May, 2013

Kwik-E-Mark [BB413]

Posted on 12 May, 2013

Double Shot [BB412]

Posted on 5 May, 2013

Elective Surgery [BB411]

Posted on 28 April, 2013

Body Attack [BB410]

Posted on 21 April, 2013

Borderless [BB409]

Posted on 14 April, 2013

LR [BB408]

Posted on 7 April, 2013

Media Platforms [BB407]

Posted on 31 March, 2013

Aussie Bites [BB406]

Posted on 24 March, 2013

Posted on 1 January, 1970

States of Origin [BB404]

Posted on 10 March, 2013

Early Sony [BB403]

Posted on 3 March, 2013

Germanics [BB402]

Posted on 24 February, 2013

The Swum Team [BB401]

Posted on 17 February, 2013

The Usual Suspects [BB400]

Posted on 10 February, 2013

Angry Birdbrain [BB399]

Posted on 3 February, 2013

Attuned [BB398]

Posted on 27 January, 2013

Na'vi Blues [BB397]

Posted on 20 January, 2013

Vitamin E [BB396]

Posted on 13 January, 2013

Birdbrain Comp [BB395]

Posted on 6 January, 2013

Bits of Business [BB394]

Posted on 30 December, 2012

Christmas's Special [BB393]

Posted on 23 December, 2012

Green Rhino? [BB392]

Posted on 16 December, 2012

Great Balls of Variety [BB391]

Posted on 9 December, 2012

Meat-Eaters Unite [BB390]

Posted on 2 December, 2012

Eat No Meat [BB389]

Posted on 18 November, 2012

Chance to Dance? [BB388]

Posted on 11 November, 2012

Stopovers [BB387]

Posted on 4 November, 2012

Ersatz Zoo [BB386]

Posted on 28 October, 2012

Mixed METAPHORS [BB385]

Posted on 21 October, 2012

A-List [BB384]

Posted on 14 October, 2012

Random McNally [BB383]

Posted on 7 October, 2012

CCTV [BB382]

Posted on 30 September, 2012

Tickling Duckling [BB381]

Posted on 23 September, 2012

Worry Beads [BB380]

Posted on 16 September, 2012

Indirectory [BB377]

Posted on 26 August, 2012

Fray's Anatomy [BB376]

Posted on 19 August, 2012

Filmfest [BB375]

Posted on 12 August, 2012

Word-stirs [BB374]

Posted on 5 August, 2012

Just For Kix [BB373]

Posted on 29 July, 2012

Atlase [BB372]

Posted on 22 July, 2012

Goodies vs Baddies [BB371]

Posted on 15 July, 2012

Shadowy Synonyms [BB370]

Posted on 8 July, 2012

Movie Clips [BB369]

Posted on 1 July, 2012

Chatterbox [BB368]

Posted on 24 June, 2012

New Word Order [BB366]

Posted on 10 June, 2012

Network Neighbours [BB365]

Posted on 3 June, 2012

Adjacent Emporia [BB364]

Posted on 27 May, 2012

Who Art I? [BB363]

Posted on 20 May, 2012

Polyphonic Painters [BB362]

Posted on 13 May, 2012

Three-Piece [BB361]

Posted on 6 May, 2012

Birrdbrrain [BB360]

Posted on 29 April, 2012

Trial Lariat [BB359]

Posted on 22 April, 2012

Triple Treat [BB358]

Posted on 15 April, 2012

Wright Play [BB357]

Posted on 8 April, 2012

Celeb Checked [BB356]

Posted on 1 April, 2012

Commercial Subdivisions [BB355]

Posted on 25 March, 2012

Unholy Hybrids [BB354]

Posted on 18 March, 2012

Lounge Lizards [BB353]

Posted on 11 March, 2012

Bird Flipping [BB352]

Posted on 5 March, 2012

You're Outa Here! [BB351]

Posted on 26 February, 2012

Collision Course [BB350]

Posted on 19 February, 2012

Dress-Ups [BB349]

Posted on 12 February, 2012

Circuit Breakers [BB348]

Posted on 5 February, 2012

Secret Meetings [BB347]

Posted on 29 January, 2012

Think Small [BB346]

Posted on 22 January, 2012

Capital Gains [BB345]

Posted on 15 January, 2012

Yours Initially [BB344]

Posted on 8 January, 2012

Heading into the New Year [BB343]

Posted on 1 January, 2012

Sweet-Teeth [BB342]

Posted on 25 December, 2011

Slam-Bhang Bingo [BB341]

Posted on 17 December, 2011

DL or no DL? [BB340]

Posted on 11 December, 2011

I Came, I Saw, I Sinned [BB339]

Posted on 4 December, 2011

X-Rayting [BB338]

Posted on 27 November, 2011

Fancy Fizzy [BB337]

Posted on 20 November, 2011

Crash! Bang! Wallop! [BB336]

Posted on 13 November, 2011

Sh, I Said [BB335]

Posted on 6 November, 2011

Grocery Liszt [BB334]

Posted on 30 October, 2011

Loose Canonising [BB333]

Posted on 23 October, 2011

Lockdown [BB332]

Posted on 16 October, 2011

Hear & Ether [BB331]

Posted on 9 October, 2011

Alarm Salad Koala [BB330]

Posted on 2 October, 2011

A River Runs Through It [BB329]

Posted on 25 September, 2011

Sweet Sounds [BB328]

Posted on 18 September, 2011

Inside Film [BB327]

Posted on 11 September, 2011

Brain Strain [BB326]

Posted on 4 September, 2011

Process This [BB325]

Posted on 28 August, 2011

All Nu Puzzle [BB324]

Posted on 21 August, 2011

Bookends [BB323]

Posted on 14 August, 2011

Maths Reaction [BB322]

Posted on 7 August, 2011

Where B+Eagles Dare [BB321]

Posted on 31 July, 2011

Port Pursuit [BB320]

Posted on 24 July, 2011

Spring Rain [BB319]

Posted on 17 July, 2011

Sunday Challenge [BB318]

Posted on 10 July, 2011

Corporate Reshuffle [BB317]

Posted on 3 July, 2011

Moral & Tardy [BB316]

Posted on 26 June, 2011

Whats For Afters? [BB315]

Posted on 19 June, 2011

Running Hot & Cold [BB314]

Posted on 12 June, 2011

Fun Rerun [BB313]

Posted on 4 June, 2011

Who Is? [BB312]

Posted on 29 May, 2011

Orienteering [BB311]

Posted on 22 May, 2011

Material Gains [BB310]

Posted on 15 May, 2011

Tampered Towns [BB307]

Posted on 24 April, 2011

Shuffle Boards [BB305]

Posted on 10 April, 2011

Foxing Flies [BB304]

Posted on 3 April, 2011

Conundrummm [BB303]

Posted on 27 March, 2011

You Are What You Drive [BB302]

Posted on 20 March, 2011

Manx Zoo [BB301]

Posted on 13 March, 2011

300 by 5 [BB300]

Posted on 6 March, 2011

Las Bandas Australianas [BB299]

Posted on 27 February, 2011

Tramline Terminal [BB298]

Posted on 20 February, 2011

Spoon Marathon [BB297]

Posted on 13 February, 2011

Weather Wraps [BB296]

Posted on 6 February, 2011

Sullen Mullet [BB295]

Posted on 30 January, 2011

Listh [BB294]

Posted on 23 January, 2011

Seabirds [BB293]

Posted on 16 January, 2011

Dont Sulk, Be Happy [BB292]

Posted on 9 January, 2011

Cross-Breeding [BB291]

Posted on 2 January, 2011

Global Cinema [BB290]

Posted on 26 December, 2010

Full Skull [BB289]

Posted on 20 December, 2010

Triple Heart Operation [BB288]

Posted on 12 December, 2010

Fraternal Twins [BB288-A]

Posted on 12 December, 2010

This Side Up [BB287]

Posted on 6 December, 2010

Follow The Leadership [BB286]

Posted on 28 November, 2010

Boxed Office [BB285]

Posted on 21 November, 2010

Siesta Break [BB284]

Posted on 14 November, 2010

Holy Hybrids [BB283]

Posted on 6 November, 2010

Hostile Takeover [BB282]

Posted on 31 October, 2010

Blizzard Embellish - EMBELLISHED!

Posted on 25 October, 2010

Blizzard Embellish [BB281]

Posted on 24 October, 2010

1-MB and then some [BB280]

Posted on 17 October, 2010

PI Pty [BB279]

Posted on 10 October, 2010

Got a Mo? [BB278]

Posted on 3 October, 2010

Silver Spoons [BB277]

Posted on 26 September, 2010

Suite Mystery [BB276]

Posted on 19 September, 2010

Con Pro [BB275]

Posted on 12 September, 2010

Unfit to Print [BB274]

Posted on 5 September, 2010

Gargantuan News

Yep, my Gargantuan Book of Words is big & full of words. Not just English but secret codes, Papuan pidgin, Zulu worms, sound FX, funny goldfish, letter origami. You get the drift? It's big. It's fun. And it's out now

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Gargantuan Book of Words

Sneeze words. Fake pasta. Viking slang. Gargantuan is a jumbo jumble of puzzles & games, mazes & quizzes, tailor-made for that wordy wonderkid in your life. Or anyone in love with letters, secret codes, puns, rhymes, emoji & all things languagey. More here 

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Wordburger

Packed with games, pickles, codes and cheesy puns, Wordburger is your chance to be a champion puzzler in 20 quick bites. Ideal for wordy kids keen to open a new language door, or grown-ups who want to cut their cryptic teeth. Click here. 

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Riddledom

Riddles in song, in code, in pictures. From Ireland & Wonderland, Einstein & Pompeii. Riddledom reveals 101 wry questions from 50+ languages & shares their secrets. A book to unlock culture via conundrum. Order here.

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Riddledom Rave

If you missed my riddle chat with Richard Fidler, then feel free to slurp the podcast at http://ab.co/1I9t1x5