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Rhyming Crossword Clues

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Rhyming Crossword Clues

Rhyming Crossword Clues

Rhyming Crossword Clues

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In this week's on-air puzzle, crossword clues point the way to the answer, which will rhyme with the first word of the clue. For example, if the clue is "Home of the Vatican" the answer would be "Rome."

Challenge from Last Week: From listener Alan Hochbaum of Atlanta, Georgia: Think of an adjective that would describe a fox. Remove all the letters in the even positions — second, fourth, sixth, etc. The remaining letters, in order, will answer this clue: Fox's natural rival... what is it?

Answer: Many suggested Crafty, which yields Cat. But the intended answer was Canine, leading to CNN.

Winner: Roberta Powlis of Merion Station, Pennsylvania.

This Week's Challenge: From Henry Hook. Name a well-known movie in five letters, two syllables. The vowel sound in the first syllable is a short "i." Change that vowel to a long "i" and phonetically, you'll name another famous movie, in six letters. What movies are these?

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