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Peach(es) Protest

 
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While I was trying to do the cryptid crossword - and I'm dammed if 9 down clue 'sounds like bottle bank' isn't the act of a warped mind - I thought of something else. See below.

OK, this is a bit iffy, seeing as I’m not an American, but the current Prez does have a something of a dislike of the word “impeachment”.

So sending him peaches, flying peach colour flags, wearing peach colour armbands etc might be cut down the Ozymandias complex, assuming he has the self-awareness to get it?

not_morrison_rm, Jun 16 2019

Caspian Sea Monster https://en.wikipedi...Caspian_Sea_Monster
Widely Known To Exist ... [8th of 7, Jun 21 2019]

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       //the cryptid crossword// 1ac is "SASQUATCH"
MaxwellBuchanan, Jun 16 2019
  

       [MB] huh?
po, Jun 16 2019
  

       I said SA... oh. He wrote "cryptid" for what I presume was meant to be "cryptic".
MaxwellBuchanan, Jun 16 2019
  

       Err, no, I am trying to make a cryptic crossword, it's a bugger to get it right. Like 'chupacabra', 9 letters...
not_morrison_rm, Jun 17 2019
  

       //I am trying to make a cryptic crossword//   

       Don't forget THYLACINE. Maybe "Your old story about mains supply" ?
MaxwellBuchanan, Jun 17 2019
  

       The fact it's been photographed in Hobart zoo suggests that's not strictly a cryptid.   

       {Waits for [8th] to launch a tirade against all things antipodean, until the name "Hobart" diverts him into a different stream-of- consciousness about AVREs}
pertinax, Jun 17 2019
  

       //not strictly a cryptid// True to an extent. However, given that it's allegedly extinct since 1933, I think extant thylacines would count. There have been reported sightings from time to time. Not in Hobart Zoo, obvs.
MaxwellBuchanan, Jun 17 2019
  

       Trying to fathom peach and mint together as an ice cream flavor. Maybe.
RayfordSteele, Jun 18 2019
  

       Peach is a terrible flavour. I feel a bit guilty about that though. I'm pretty sure I bought the one can of Lemon Iced Tea with Peach (by accident) that caused an inventory system to order in more Lemon Iced Tea with peach, which in turn caused many more people to accidentally buy Peach Iced Tea, which ... and now its hard to find just lemon iced tea without peach. I'm sorry.
bigsleep, Jun 18 2019
  

       <Considers datum that [pert] knows about Sir Percy Hobart/>
8th of 7, Jun 18 2019
  

       // cryptid crossword //   

       Reflective Canadian monster is formed from most of two jumpers (7)   

       Leathery beast might take a long time (6)   

       Knot holding garden tool attacks ships (6)   

       However, one leaves footprints in snow (4)   

       Jolly jumper is card with incomplete hair loss (9)   

       Close buddies, do not tow the sledge farther! It's a Russian lake monster! (6,6)   

       American ursoid arrives from Australia with animal carrier and angry letter (5,6)   

       Massive flyer that avoids being seen in photograph despite being made from radioactive element below satellite (11)   

       Demon pursuing personalized garment is one that killed midwife (6,5)   

       Confused salty anglers find chimeric swooper (12)   

       West Virginia frightener takes lamp circler and adult male (7)
notexactly, Jun 20 2019
  

       Some peach colour fabric winging it's way to Nancy Pelosi. God knows what's she going to do with it.
not_morrison_rm, Jun 20 2019
  

       Knot it into a noose for herself, hopefully ...
8th of 7, Jun 20 2019
  

       I've spotted your kraken and your yeti, [notexactly]. I'll make another expedition later.
pertinax, Jun 20 2019
  

       2 points to [pertinax]!
notexactly, Jun 21 2019
  

       ... and your mothman and your Brosno dragon ...
pertinax, Jun 21 2019
  

       I thought that last one was going to be somewhat difficult. I guess knowing they're all cryptids helps a lot—not very many Russian lake monsters to check.
notexactly, Jun 21 2019
  

       No, but there is the Caspian Sea Monster ... <link>   

       Wot, no Drop Bears ?
8th of 7, Jun 21 2019
  

       There might be - have you looked?
pertinax, Jun 21 2019
  

       <Looks up anxiously into Eucalyptus tree/>
8th of 7, Jun 21 2019
  
      
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