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This is IT [BB468]

13 July, 2014

IT is not just Information Technology, but the initials of every answer below. (And just to make IT a few degrees more Intensely Tricky, I’ve Tucked away each Individual Tip to answer lengths. (All answers are common phrases or names.) Intuit These:

  1. Abuse
  2. Earner’s levy
  3. Old Price is Right host
  4. Vain menace
  5. En route
  6. Match finale
  7. Fancy!
  8. Dreamy hideaway
  9. Cockpit check
  10. Russian author (who shares my birthday)
  11. Arbitrage
  12. Fartlek

BB467 SOLUTION: Sw/eden, Sa/moa, Ku/wait, Su/dan, Qa/tar, Ga/bon, To/go, Ja/pan, Ba/hamas, Ro/mania, Ic/eland (or Ireland), So/malia

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