Regardless Of The Answer, Stay Staid
Filed by KOSU News in Art & Life.
November 3, 2013
On-air challenge: Each answer is a two-word phrase consisting of two homophones starting with the letter S. For example, given the clue “remained dignified,” the answer would be, “stayed staid.”
Last week’s challenge: Name a brand of beer. Rearrange the letters to name an activity often associated with beer.
Answer: Tsingtao, toasting
Winner: Jacob Taber of New York, N.Y.
Next week’s challenge from the Emmy-winning TV comedy writer Mike Reiss: A famous actress and a famous director share the same last name, although they are unrelated. The first name of one of these is a classic musical. The first name of the other is an anagram of a classic musical. Who are they?
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If you know the answer to next week’s challenge, submit it here. Listeners who submit correct answers win a chance to play the on-air puzzle. Important: Include a phone number where we can reach you Thursday at 3 p.m. Eastern. [Copyright 2013 NPR]