Jumble Spoiler – 01/28/14

ORGANIZED DAILY EXERCISES AT THE CENTURY VILLA...

ORGANIZED DAILY EXERCISES AT THE CENTURY VILLAGE RETIREMENT COMMUNITY – NARA – 548584 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Visual Description:  Fogie friendly Floridian fiddler.

LEECX  =  EXCEL,  LODFO  =  FLOOD,  SIMRYE  =  MISERY,  BINLEB  =  NIBBLE   —   Giving us:  XCFODMIENIE

Clue/Question:  The handyman at the retirement community lived on a – – –

Answer:  FIXED INCOME

Official seal of Caribou, Maine

Official seal of Caribou, Maine (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

(Quaint and cute.  Old Ray may not be living off of a fat pension, but at least he can supplement his income by doing odd jobs for other people his own age.  This is more likely Arizona.  Or even South Africa, I suppose.  It looks to be a heck of a lot warmer than the Hudson Valley region of New York, where it’s currently – around noon – 17° but feels like 7°.  I guess I should be happy I don’t live in International Falls, MN or Caribou, ME, but those people are accustomed to mega-frigid winters.  We’re not!  We are used to it being four or five degrees degrees above freezing, during the daytime.  We’ll survive.  But, our heating bill is going to be astronomical!

No new clue words today, but some decent jumbling.  “Misery” was the most interesting jumble.  It’s funny, the word “misery” was also prominent in the Cryptoquote today.  Fine job on the answer letter layout.  It did not give away anything.  Great cartoon, too.  No one looks cranky today!  Be well and do good, friends.)   —   YUR

Pete Seeger, Pamela Means, Magpie; Clearwater ...

Pete Seeger, Pamela Means, Magpie; Clearwater Festival 2008; Croton on Hudson NY; June 22, 2008 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

PS.  Rest in peace, Pete Seeger!  Thank you, for inspiring generations of folk singers and political activists.  Whether it was civil rights, the environment, or the anti-war effort you could always be counted on to shine the spotlight on all forms of injustice.  With a hammer, a bell and a rousing song about love between our brothers and our sisters, you have taught us all that by banding together we shall overcome . . . some day.  Peace be with you, Pete!      YUR

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2 Responses to “Jumble Spoiler – 01/28/14”


  1. 1 Perry January 28, 2014 at 12:48 pm

    Thanks for the link.

  2. 2 LindaLee January 28, 2014 at 5:23 pm

    Misery and the answer took bit for me. Good one!

    Thanks so much for the Seeger links. That is a nice tribute.

    LL.


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