Archive for December 29th, 2014

Jumble Spoiler – 12/29/14

English: Animation disc with an Hanna-Barbera ...

English: Animation disc with an Hanna-Barbera (HB) logo. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Visual Description:  Boo-Booey (and Hong Kong Phooey) snapping a board . . . in twoey!

VOIME  =  MOVIE,  AKYKA  =  KAYAK,  DACROW  =  COWARD,  PIMSYK  =  SKIMPY   —   Giving us:  IEKKCDSI

Clue/Question:  Yogi and Boo-Boo were taking karate lessons and Yogi was impressed with his – – –

English: The Hanna-Barbera logo.

English: The Hanna-Barbera logo. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Answer:  SIDEKICK

(One of those double meaning puns!  Not bad.  How can you not enjoy this little tribute to Hanna Barbera???  Fun for kids of all ages!

There were no new clue words today, and only two of the jumbles appear to be new, the ones for “movie” and for “skimpy”.  We haven’t seen “coward” in quite a while.  The answer letter layout was great.  Nicely cryptic.  And, the cartoon was very entertaining.  Yogi better watch out.  He might get his butt sidekicked!  Be well and do good, friends.

Even while many of us continue to celebrate this holiday season, we should all take time to reflect upon a dark day in American history, The Massacre at Wounded Knee in South Dakota.  We could all benefit from a little more sweat; it’s the blood and tears we can do with less.  Be well and do good, friends.)   —   YUR

Cryptoquote Spoiler – 12/29/14


English: A marble bust of the poetess Sappho, ...

English: A marble bust of the poetess Sappho, Roman, found in Smyrna, present-day Izmir, Turkey. The bust is on display at the Istanbul Archaelogical Museum. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Then sing, young hearts that are full of cheer, with never a thought of sorrow; the old goes out, but the glad young year comes merrily in tomorrow.”   —   Emily Miller

(This is the 19th Century poet, and not the pretty little conservative journalist who loves to pose with her guns.  We must be in for a few days of New Years’ quotes, ’cause it’s only Monday.  Oh, yeah!  And, were smack dab in the middle of Kwanzaa!  So Happy Kwanzaa to all who celebrate.  Be well and do good, friends.)   —   YUR

 


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