Friday, 24 November 2017

Sloggers & Bloggers (S&B) Meet No 9, Sunday 03 Dec 2017, Chennai


Our next S&B meet is scheduled to be held at Chennai on Sunday 3rd Dec.


Date    : Sunday 3rd Dec
Time   : 12 Noon to 3:30 PM
Venue : Platinum Point, Presidency Club, Ethiraj Salai, Chennai.
Dress code for Gents - Shirt/T-Shirt with collar, Leather footwear (No sandals).

Attending

Ser No
Name
Pseudonym
Strength Attending
Veg/Non-veg
Remarks

1
K Bhavan
Buzzer
1
V
Tickets booked
2
PB Padmanabhan




3
Bhalachandra Pasupathy
xChequer



4
CG Rishikesh
Gridman
1
V

5
CG Bhargav

1
V

6
Col Deepak Gopinath

1
NV
Tickets booked
7
R Devanathan
Arden
1
V

8
Ramki Krishnan
KrisKross
1
V

9
Dr Satyen Nabar
Dr. X
1
NV
Tickets booked
10
Rengaswamy




11
Shrikanth T
Afterdark



12
Vignesh Kiran




13
Rajalakshmi




14
Abhay Phadnis




15
Suresh Babu




16
Prasad (sree-sree)

1
NV

17





18





19





20





21





22





23





24





25






On the fence
1 Vasant
2 Srivathsan (Spinner)
3 Bhuvaneswari Sundaram

Not Attending
1 Kishore (Incognito)
2 Lakshmi
3 Ajeesh
4 Arvind Ramaswamy
5 Raghunath (The Phantom)

PS - It would be nice if our spouses could attend wherever possible.

No 12171, Friday 24 Nov 2017, Arden


ACROSS
1   Not so familiar dealing with rationalisation (13) FORMALISATION*
10 Former Aussie captain's bowled out, tell him to go (5) ORDER bORDER
11 It's immoral to even claim Wooster's assumed name (9) LIBERTINE {cLaIm}{BERTI{N}E}
12 Sound meant to shatter the sky (9) FIRMAMENT {FIRM}{MEANT*}
13 Trainer's tips, one will track (5) TRACE {Tr...eR}{ACE}
14 Whenever there is a tiny mistake, half of them are rejected (7) ANYTIME {A}{TINY*}{thEM<=}
16 Be a boy or be a girl? Confused (7) GABRIEL*
18 Remains among others but extremely reckless (7) RASHEST {R{AS}EST}
20 Half the crowd admitted rightly and in a lasting manner (7) DURABLY {DURbar}{ABLY}
22 Parting words at retreating animal (5) TAPIR {RIP}{AT}<=
24 Under the warmth of setting sun he will draw (9) UNSHEATHE {SUN*}{HEAT}{HE}
26 Amplify on land (9) OVERSTATE {OVER}{STATE}
27 Nothing sent out in the beginning (5) ONSET {O}{SENT*}
28 The scab will hit the wave (13) STRIKEBREAKER {STRIKE}{BREAKER}

DOWN
2   Attendant is very organised (7) ORDERLY [DD]
3   Fat fish found in the sea (9) MARGARINE {MAR{GAR}INE}
 Life is empty, full of sickness in French city (5) LILLE {Li{ILL}fE}
5   Rickety boats, are old and scuttled (9) SABOTAGED {BOATS*}{AGED}
 It involves reading — child has a right (5) TAROT {T{A}{R}OT}
7   Only with a grim resolve one can give form to paper (7) ORIGAMI {O}{A+GRIM}*{1}
8   Against standard quota? Things will go up in flames (13) CONFLAGRATION {CON}{FLAG}{RATION}
 Employers tend to resort to these to effectively manage their resources (13) REDEPLOYMENTS* &lit
15 At present our agenda is included, some of them they follow (9) ENTOURAGE [T]
17 Caught in the open, arrange loan in the city (9) BARCELONA {BAR{C}E}{LOAN*}
19 "A relationship breaks" posted a human (7) SAPIENT {S{A}{PI}ENT}
21 Material used in combat is Teflon (7) BATISTE [T]
23 He can't become Christian (5) RISHI [CD] (Addendum - RISHIcant [CA] - See comments)
25 Missile, last one in box (5) SPEAR {SP{onE}AR}

GRID