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Thinking Analytically: Unlock the decoded message

John ToczekBy John Toczek

The accompanying message is encrypted with a simple substitution cypher (one letter replaced with another). To make this puzzle more challenging, all punctuation has been removed. As a hint, the following words are in the unencrypted message: PUZZLOR, ANALYTICS and INFORMS.

The final column: What does it say?

The final column: What does it say?

Question:

What does the unencrypted message say?

Send your answer to puzzlor@gmail.com by Nov. 15. The winner, chosen randomly from correct answers, will receive a $25 Amazon Gift Card. Past questions and answers can be found at puzzlor.com.

John Toczek is the senior manager of analytics at NRG in Philadelphia. He earned his BSc. in Chemical Engineering at Drexel University (1996) and his MSc. In operations research from Virginia Commonwealth University (2005).

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