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Put The Meaning In Reverse

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Put The Meaning In Reverse

Put The Meaning In Reverse

Put The Meaning In Reverse

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On-Air Challenge

For each sentence given, change just one letter in one word to reverse the sentence's meaning. For example, given "The guard will not let you through the gate," you would change the T in "not" to a W and get "The guard will now let you through the gate."

Challenge From Last Week

Take the phrase "more corruptness." Rearrange these 15 letters to name a popular magazine. Tip: It's a magazine this phrase definitely does not apply to.

Answer: Consumer Reports

Winner: Joy Kipp of Burlington, Vt.

Next Week's Challenge

From puzzle-maker Rudolfo Kurchan in Argentina: If 5=4, 7=5, 8=1 and 26=9, what does 12 equal?

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.

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