Bert and Joe need your help! They've been investigating the old shack on Catfish Island. They finally found the skeleton key and got the door open! The shack is full of old radio equipment that was probably used by Blackbeard and his men! Bert and Joe found a note on the radio table, but can't make heads or tales of it! Can you decipher the note before the pirates return!?
Below is a quote from a famous person encoded with a substitution cipher. Each letter has been swapped for another. This week there are also some numbers. The numbers have not been swapped with other numbers; "1962" should be part of your final solution.
Today's hint: X equals K.
"ZMHE/ FGMFWG/ ERAQX/ ZT/ SOGJXMNE/ OMWG/ UJH/ ZADRJGW/ AQ/ 'ERG/ IMYCJERGO'/ JQY/ CMOIGE/ ERJE/ A/ JWHM/ PMADGY/ ERG/ EJWXAQI/ DJQYT/ SJO/ AQ/ 1962'H/ 'EM/ XAWW/ J/ ZMDXAQISAOY'"/
- JW/ FJDAQM
The first person to e-mail me the correct answer at firstname.lastname@example.org wins a prize! If you would like your prize sent to you, include a mailing address with your answer.
Last week's answer:
"I find the best way to induce a bladder infection is to pump infected urine directly into the bladder. It's a questionable thing." - Martha Stewart