I’m recovering from the 55-hour puzzle marathon that is the MIT Mystery Hunt
. My team, Palindrome, placed 3rd, just an hour or so out of first place. I’m still processing all the production and clever puzzle design that went into the event. Once Death & Mayhem (the organizing team) posts the puzzles online publicly, I’ll link to a few of my favorites. Meanwhile, you can enjoy their Reddit AMA from last night
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Puzzle of the Week. Name a popular shopping website. Shift two of the letters forward in the alphabet by the same amount, and the result will be another popular shopping website. What sites are these?