Constant Consonants

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On-Air Challenge

Every answer consists of two things in the same category that start with the same pair of consonants. You are given rhymes for the items. For example, given "mean" and "way," the answer would be "green" and "gray." ("Green" and "gray" are both colors and start with the same pair of consonants, G-R.)

Last Week's Challenge

From Ray Hamill of Madison, Wis.: What two world capitals can be found by rearranging the letters in the phrase "serial number"?

Answer: Berlin and Maseru

Winner: Rick Narad of Chico, Calif.

Next Week's Challenge

Name the setting for an old television show that was also a series of popular movies. The answer consists of two words, with five letters in each word. The last three letters of the last word plus the first three letters of the first word, in that order, name a country. What country is it?

Submit Your Answer

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.



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