Sunday Puzzle: Finished Puzzlers And Overachievers Share This In Common: They Both Exceed Every answer this week is a familiar two-word phrase or name in which the first word ends in "X" and the second starts with "C" (as in XC, the Roman numeral for 90).

#### Finish This Puzzle, And You'll Be Just Like Overachievers: You Both Exceed

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Finish This Puzzle, And You'll Be Just Like Overachievers: You Both Exceed

# Finish This Puzzle, And You'll Be Just Like Overachievers: You Both Exceed

#### Finish This Puzzle, And You'll Be Just Like Overachievers: You Both Exceed

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On-air challenge: Every answer today is a familiar two-word phrase or name in which the first word ends in "X" and the second starts with "C" (as in XC, the Roman numeral for 90). A friend of mine recently turned 90, and I made this as a birthday gift.

For example: Tailless feline --> MANX CAT.

Last week's challenge, from Sandy Weisz of Chicago: Take the name of a famous musical. Write it in upper- and lowercase letters, as you usually would.

Now, turn one of the characters upside-down and move it to another place in the title. The result will be the last name of a well-known stage performer. What is the musical, and who is the performer?