Jumble Spoiler – 01/29/16

English: Aluminum alloy wheel

English: Aluminum alloy wheel (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Visual Description:  Her auto-motive to buy.


Clue/Question:  She needed new tires for her car, and the tire salesman was ready to – – –

Stacked and standing car tires

Stacked and standing car tires (Photo credit: Wikipedia)


(I know we like to think they are synonymous, but wheels and tires are not the same thing.  The wheel is one of man’s oldest tools, while the tire is a covering for the wheel, which serves a multitude of functions.  Tires prolong the life of the wheel, they provide a more comfortable ride, and they hold the road so much better than a bare wheel ever could.  Is the distinction necessary for today’s Jumble?  No.  I just felt like being picky, picky, picky!

There are no new clue words today.  However, all of the jumbles are coming up as new!  They were dandy jumbles, but I was able to see all four words instantaneously.  The answer letter layout was another marvelous jumble, that did not provide a hint to the answer.  It was the salesman’s spiel, and the leading way that the clue/question was worded, that made the answer pretty obvious.  At least to me.  Splendid cartoon.  A wonderful effort by our two buddies.  Be well and do good, friends.)   —   YUR

1 Response to “Jumble Spoiler – 01/29/16”

  1. 1 vnatraj1 January 29, 2016 at 2:39 pm

    Nice Jumble and clue, but like you, I was able to see the words and the final answer instantly.

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