Archive for November 25th, 2013

Jumble Spoiler – 11/25/13

Part of car front suspension and steering mech...

Part of car front suspension and steering mechanism: tie rod, steering arm, king pin axis (using ball joints). (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Visual Description:  Truck up on a lift.  Driver over a barrell.

RUJOR  =  JUROR,  HUNLC  =  LUNCH,  MEDCOY  =  COMEDY,  NYSINK  =  SKINNY   —   Giving us:  OCHEDSK

Clue/Question:  After getting the bill for his truck’s new suspension system, he was – – –

Woodgas Pickup Truck

Woodgas Pickup Truck (Photo credit: Scott Beale)

Answer:  SHOCKED

(Boy, can I relate to that!  I’ve got two old cars, and it seems like every few weeks one of them is in the shop for something.  Recently, both of my cars had break-down cooling system problems, within 4 days of each other.  Luckily, I was able to avoid towing, but I was forced to rent vehicles both times.  None of today’s clue words look new to me.  ralis95 can verify this on his own.  I liked the jumblings of “skinny” and “comedy”.  Fine answer letter layout.  And, a great cartoon.  Be well and do good, friends.)   —   YUR

Cryptoquote Spoiler – 11/25/13

 

Mark Twain, 1907

Mark Twain, 1907 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Only Kings, Presidents, editors, and people with tapeworms have the right to use the editorial “We.”       Mark Twain

(If ol’ Mark was around today, I would let him know that:  We are not amused!  NOBODY tells yer Uncle what to do!  Not even American folk icons.  LOL!  Be well and do good, friends.)   —   YUR 

PS.    Actually, I think I’m Okay, as I likely qualify as editor of this blog.  Hey, look at me, Ma!  I’m an editor!   —   YUR  😉


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