A Stitch In Time

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On-Air Challenge

Every answer is a familiar phrase in the form "_____ in _____," in which the first and last words given as clues are rhymes. For example, given "hide in spots," the answer would be "tied in knots."

Challenge From Last Week

Think of a four-letter word with a short "A" sound, and specifically the "A" is the second letter. Switch the third and fourth letters and you'll get a new word, also with a short "A" sound. The two words go together to make a phrase that names something that existed from 1982 to 2000. What is it?

Answer: Cats cast

Winner: Wayne Jones of Worcester, N.Y.

Next Week's Challenge

From listener Jack Lechner in New York City. Think of the name of a country. Change its first letter to a "D," and then read the word backward. The result will be a creature that lives in that country. What's the country and what's the creature?

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: Please include a phone number where we can reach you Thursday at 3 p.m.



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