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General Chat Thread, Ditloids For Christmas 2012 [Set By Our Science Department: I Don't Have The Answers] in General; There is a theme: Christmas Songs. 1. LISLISLIS 2. LC 3. HTHAS 4. JB 5. CAYF 6. DTH 7. AIAM ...
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    Ditloids For Christmas 2012 [Set By Our Science Department: I Don't Have The Answers]

    There is a theme: Christmas Songs.

    1. LISLISLIS
    2. LC
    3. HTHAS
    4. JB
    5. CAYF
    6. DTH
    7. AIAM
    8. AWT
    9. OLTOB
    10. WSGSUTC
    11. THATI
    12. GKW
    13. MAW
    14. SN
    15. RTRNR
    16. OCTOCT
    17. IBTLALLC
    18. BICO
    19. FTS
    20. AF
    21. AIWFCIMTFT
    22. BC
    23. CROAOF
    24. DTKIC
    25. HYAMLC
    26. ISMKSC
    27. ISTS
    28. ICUAMC
    29. ITMWTOTY
    30. JTTW
    31. RATCT
    32. SB
    33. TFN
    34. TLDB
    35. WWYAMC
    36. WC
    37. ITBMW
    38. FONY
    39. LD
    40. OIRDC
    41. MCE
    42. DDMOH
    43. IWICBCED
    44. SCICTT
    45. TTDOC
    46. WTK
    47. WACIB
    48. MBC

    These work the same as other Ditloids: Take the first character from each word and eliminate the rest. What remains [and the given theme in the case of this series of Ditloids] is your clue as to what used to be there.

    EG: 4. JB: This is Jingle Bells.
    @aerospacemango: Still no prize: Sorry.

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    I've got the first two....but then I saw there were 48 and thought....

    "I haven't got time for that!!!"

    So I shall leave the prize for others to claim

    Sod it....I shall fill them in as I go, this afternoon!!!

    1. Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow
    2. Last Christmas
    3. Hark the Herald Angel Sing
    4. Jingle Bells
    5. Come all Ye Faithful
    6. Deck The Halls
    7. Away in a Manger
    8. A Winters Tale
    9. O Little town of Bethlehem
    10. When Santa got stuck up the chimney
    11. The Holly and the Ivy
    12. Good King Wenceslas
    13. Mistletoe and Wine
    14. Silent Night
    15. Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer
    16. Oh Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas tree
    17. It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas
    18. Baby It's Cold Outside
    19. Frosty the Snowman
    20. ?
    21. All I Want For Christmas Is My Two Front Teeth
    22. ?
    23. Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire
    24. Do They Know It's christmas
    25. Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
    26. I Saw Mummy Kissing Santa Claus (Getting tired now!)
    27. I Saw Three Ship
    28. ?
    29. It's The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year
    30. Joy To The World
    31. Rocking Around The Christmas Tree (Don't tell my boss I'm doing this....)
    32. Santa Baby
    33. ?
    34. The Little Drummer Boy (Pah ruppa pum pum)
    35. We Wish You A Merry Christmas
    36. White Christmas
    37. In The Bleak Mid Winter
    38. Fairytale of New York
    39. Little Donkey
    40. Once In Royal David's City (Am I near the end yet?)
    41. Merry Christmas Everyone
    42. Ding Dong Merrily on High
    43. I Wish It Could Be Christmas Every Day
    44. Santa Claus is coming to town
    45. The Twelve Days of christmas
    46. We Three Kings (of orient are, one in a taxi, one in a car, one on his scooter, bibbing his hooter, following yonder car)
    47. When a Child is Born
    48. Mary's Boy Child

    Phew.....thank heavens that's over....Anyone get the ones I haven't?

    Surprising what you know when you put your mind to it...
    Last edited by aerospacemango; 20th December 2012 at 02:03 PM.

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    No 28 is - It came upon a midnight clear

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gonk View Post
    No 28 is - It came upon a midnight clear
    Hmmmmm.... Never heard that one....At least I think I haven't!!

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    20.Adeste Fideles
    22.Blue Christmas
    33. The First Noel

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    Someone needs to change the title of this thread.
    Every time I see the word "Ditloids" I'm seeing something else (lets just say it begins with 'D', is 5 letters long and ends in 'O' )


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    Quote Originally Posted by Gatt View Post
    Someone needs to change the title of this thread.
    Every time I see the word "Ditloids" I'm seeing something else (lets just say it begins with 'D', is 5 letters long and ends in 'O' )

    So no Dido albums in your collection then?

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    Quote Originally Posted by mdrabble View Post
    20.Adeste Fideles
    22.Blue Christmas
    33. The First Noel
    Gaaaaahhhhhhhh!!! 22 & 33 are soooo obvious now!

    20? What's that you say? I've never heard of that one either!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by aerospacemango View Post
    20? What's that you say? I've never heard of that one either!!!
    It the latin for Oh Come All Ye Faithful

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    Quote Originally Posted by mdrabble View Post
    It the latin for Oh Come All Ye Faithful
    Hmmmmm....I knew it was a mistake to hang around with people more intelligent than i am!!!

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    I only know this from playing Christmas carols in a brass band since the age of 11

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