Jumble Spoiler – 01/17/18

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Visual Description:  1970s ABC scientific documentary?

NORGP  =  PRONG,  LIHEW  =  WHILE,  PPUTEP  =  PUPPET,  DISARH  =  RADISH   —   Giving us:  PNIETDH

Clue/Question:  The interview with undersea-explorer Jacques Cousteau was – – –

Image result for jacques cousteau

Answer:  INDEPTH

(Sort of a young Sam Donaldson or Ted Koppel type interviewer.  I always enjoyed the Jacques Cousteau specials back then.  Very eye opening, and educational.

All of today’s clue words, and two of today’s jumbles are old favorites.  Only “pputep” and “disarh” are coming up as new.  It took me a few looks before I saw “puppet”!  I thought the jumble was that good.  The answer letter layout was a fine jumble as well.  But, the combination of the great cartoon, and the leading nature of the clue/question made the answer fairly obvious, to me.  Great likeness of the famous oceanographer.  And, cute scenes out the portholes of the submarine.

Very interest, fairly short, interview with Ted Koppel below.  If you’re a regular here, you’ll recognize a few of the things that yer uncle has ranted about over the years.  It’s not dated, but it seems very recent.  Enjoy.  Be well and do good, friends.)   —   YUR

Images courtesy of Google.  Interview courtesy of National Geographic.

http://channel.nationalgeographic.com/explorer/videos/ted-koppel-interview/

 


3 Responses to “Jumble Spoiler – 01/17/18”


  1. 1 Damidwesterner January 18, 2018 at 12:43 am

    Radish gave me the most problems. I had to put it aside and come back later. Like after I went to the grocery store and saw radishes on sale. 😀

  2. 2 unclerave January 18, 2018 at 10:52 am

    LOL! — YUR 🙂

  3. 3 LindaLee January 19, 2018 at 7:04 pm

    When we’re working on a jumble it rather stays with us all day — as in Damid’s example!!! 🙂

    I love the shout out to Jacques Cousteau!! Loved watching his show. LL


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