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# Will Shortz

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## To Solve This Puzzle, You Must Name A Person Of Fame

Puzzlemaster Will Shortz challenges Daniel Rosenblum and NPR's Rachel Martin to a celebrity quiz in this week's puzzle.

#### To Solve This Puzzle, You Must Name A Person Of Fame

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## Straight Out Of The Funny Papers, Here Are A Few Cartoon Conundrums

Every answer this week is the name of a newspaper comic strip or cartoon, past or present. Identify the funnies from their anagrams.

#### Straight Out Of The Funny Papers, Here Are A Few Cartoon Conundrums

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## Looking For Common Ground? Sometimes All It Takes Is 3 Letters

Given two kinds of people or things, name something they both do — in three letters. For example, a false witness and a person in bed both lie.

#### Looking For Common Ground? Sometimes All It Takes Is 3 Letters

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## Want To Find A Synonym? Better Get To Shufflin'

Given a four-letter word and a six-letter word in this week's puzzle, rearrange the letters of one of them to get a synonym of the other.

#### Want To Find A Synonym? Better Get To Shufflin'

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## Follow The Rhyme To Solve The Mystery Of The Missing Pair

Every answer this week is a phrase in the form "___ and ___." We give you rhymes for the two missing words; you complete the phrases.

#### Follow The Rhyme To Solve The Mystery Of The Missing Pair

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## Finish This Puzzle, And You'll Be Just Like Overachievers: You 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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#### What Do You Get When A City Slicker Drops His Vowels?

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## A Pair Of Fivers Holds The Key To Each Of This Week's Little Riddles

Every answer in this week's puzzle is a five-letter word said twice, in two different meanings. Answer the clues to get the phrases.

#### A Pair Of Fivers Holds The Key To Each Of This Week's Little Riddles

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#### Between Alphabetizing And Best Guesses, Can You Find This Week's Answers?

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