## Cryto challenge from Neil Patrick Harris via Twitter

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### Cryto challenge from Neil Patrick Harris via Twitter

So Neil Patrick Harris (@ActuallyNPH) tweeted this yesterday:

Iy uar ati tete akhn, moyuf vr tFag elg reio ar ofea etcbmews hdencof.

He followed it up with this clue:

The sentence is in order. Just not the one you think.

I haven't tried to crack it yet; thought some folks here might be interested. Pretty random. One of the only puzzles I've ever seen on Twitter.
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### Re: Cryto challenge from Neil Patrick Harris via Twitter

First thing I did was to try all ROT variations. No dice. Figured it would be harder than that. I'm going to save them to a file when I get the time and do frequency analysis, try to figure out a pattern. Use some sort of anagram solver. One thing to look for is the capital F and the capital I (eye).
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### Re: Cryto challenge from Neil Patrick Harris via Twitter

Easy as pie.
SPOILER: take the first letter, then the last, second, last-1,third, last-2 ... Solution is: If you can read this tweet me back the name of your favorite Fraggle.
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tucak wrote:Easy as pie.
SPOILER: take the first letter, then the last, second, last-1,third, last-2 ... Solution is: If you can read this tweet me back the name of your favorite Fraggle.

Did you figure that out on your own? If so, props to you.

lawl. Didn't get the joke until I read his bio.
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Damn! Nice, tucak.
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### Re: Cryto challenge from Neil Patrick Harris via Twitter

ha i like that one it again proves that thing are not as hard as they seem
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