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Hello puzzlers!

Nova is on a bicycle and unavailable today, which is sad for all of us because this is Potluck Sunday and we all know how much he loves being a group solver. (sad face)

Potluck Sunday is where everyone brings a puzzle. I have a Julie Crostic. There is lots of room on our table for your contribution! Just post it in the comments and I'll be happy to copy it into the main puzzle.

Nova would never leave us high and dry on a Potluck Sunday. He left us some Crypto Gremlins for our potluck table.

A whole month has gone by and we are still cracking our way through science's Bad Translations puzzles from last month. I think I have figured out a couple more. We'll see.

Well, one Julie (gee, we miss you so much, Julie) Crostic, over the cheeto, plus Nova's Cryptos and an update on the Bad Translations. If you have something for our potluck table, post in the comments and I'll move it to the main diary.

Whoever guesses what this puzzle represents gets bonus points. Hint - I designed it with Nova in mind, but he isn't here so you all are on your own.

So, the first challenge is to solve the puzzle. The second is to tell me what the puzzle represents.

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 1 German song
 2 upset
 3 dreadfully
 4 immediately
 5 remainder
 6 keep
 7 organized
 8 Mickey and Minnie
 9 cheese
10 grease
11 teaser
12 cheater
13 Huey
14 dialect
15 mooing
16 The 1981 film
17 According to Kemp, it's an ugly thing.
18 prologue
19 portion
20 province or airport
21 first word of Blackbeard's spell, or an Indian
22 Okay, who has been reading Troubadour's awesome space diaries? This is the only dwarf planet in the inner solar system, or it could be a large asteroid depending on whom you ask.
23 I'm not privy to this
24 Arlen
25 opposite / hypotenuse
26 fake hunt
27 what we wish our Democratic leaders had
28 cute little flowers
29 something about The Boy Who Lived
30 campaigns
31 vulgar
32 often transplanted
33 not a procrastinator
34 abrade, or a city in Tamil Nadu
35 a Mouskateer, or Virtue
36 land use planned again
37 park after Joshua
38 inhibit
39 abandon
40 favorite

And now, science's Bad Translations, still awaiting resolution after a month! (science, you totally win)

1.  'Robinson, Problem Solving and research networks?' (1967)

"Mrs. Robinson, are you trying to seduce me?" from The Graduate

2.  'The general trends. Hamster mom and dad berries.' (1975)

"I fart in your general direction!  Your mother was a hamster, and your father smelled of elderberries!" from Monty Python and the Holy Grail

3.  ‘This is not true. The answer to this question.' (1988)
4.   'I think it's your partner in my jungle.' (1996)

SOLVED: "I think that's your accomplice in the wood chipper", from Fargo

5.   'I'm pretty smart, huh? I love this man.' (1981)

SOLVED: "You're not too bright.  I like that in a man," from Body Heat

6.   'Access to credit, life and death.' (1994)

SOLVED: "Get busy living or get busy dying", from The Shawshank Redemption

7.  'But look, my son was with him.' (1942)

"Here's looking at you, kid" from Casablanca.

8.  'Perhaps power.' (1977)

"May the Force be with you" from Star Wars.

9.  'Now can not be denied.' (1972)

"He made him an offer he couldn't refuse", from The Godfather

10.  'Love is no excuse.'
(1970)

"Love means never having to say you're sorry" from Love Story


11. 'You're a man, I am a man, man.' (1998)

"Dude. I'm the bag man, man" from The Big Lebowski.

12.  'I want to quit smoking.' (2005)

"I wish I knew how to quit you."  from Brokeback Mountain.

13. 'Why is this important?' (2008)

SOLVED: "Why so serious?" from The Dark Knight

14. 'Dare. Less than style.' (1995)

"That wasn't flying, that was falling with style!", from Toy Story

15.  'The fact is that human desires, but more than words, is good.' (1987)

"Greed is good" from Wall Street

16.  'Way? If you do not have access.' (1985)

"Roads? Where we're going, we don't need roads", from Back to the Future.

17.  'I was very angry, am what?' (1976)

"I'm mad as hell, and I'm not going to take it any more!" from Network.

18.  'We are a lack of communication.' (1967)

"What we have here is a failure to communicate", from Cool Hand Luke.

19.  'Hello, good morning.' (1968)

SOLVED: "Hello, gorgeous." from Funny Girl

20.  'Corps to open the door.' (1968)

"Open the pod bay doors, HAL", from 2001: a Space Odyssey.

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The Crypto-Gremlins:

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Crypto-Gremlin Challenge: Each of the following is a quotation. I've left off the sources, though. When you've solved one, don't post the translation. Instead, find out who said it and post a clue to that person's identity. That will indicate you know the solution without revealing the solution to others who haven't solved the puzzle yet.
NOTE: if you don't know what Crypto-Gremlins are and how they differ from regular cryptograms, you can find a full explanation here. (You might also like to look up the Sunday Puzzle Warm-Up from 2013-01-19 which has a walk-through demonstration for solving a Crypto-Gremlin)

Crypto-Gremlin #1:

Bowl mewcexeclous and gisobmp go uoa rnord fdwmfeswfs rsuums neyl temo mlwqlmrs, xowcd and aeuuewvup yoffskrmo rns kswourp kdzl jeykiemdwyswre tewo bdicsio rd aoidlms rns fdwmfeswfs kdzl rns fdyylwerp xdxsip qerml mewqlmrefs, aemo tewo isouerp mstkismmewvs rns nevnsmro ismksfrd zdie rns uoa.

Crypto-Gremlin #2:

Posts care iepk beis wace gerzags zsuiaicy meta funny, posts care leink pos zsuiaice xs hsugoe cals pe zeyts nams, fuiy waivalavyuns zsuiaicy, fuiy
waivalavyuns qnepy, nads fuiy waivalavyuns ielsnu, fu weedy meta hsugoe qstreik.
Crypto-Gremlin #3:
No games halt combs roxy pa ntikambopzy grobydymy ba xaztybq. Wtbt dtxa vapcq ntikambopba ba bry etputdtusocy.
Crypto-Gremlin #4:
Spanish jump bonptnen sopig spran mpasy. Dopsu mntpepsnmn son spanisnxu fuixucuxypan kehfh son mybbnmmkyan chin jump jp ahsy lhkg opexu dhely.
Crypto-Gremlin #5:
Jamsamoyeawl: bowl newtlwearch flxejl damo pavyoewewtl smadeye keygarya newfexefrour mlcsawceveueyh.
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