Solving => Today's Puzzles => Topic started by: magus on October 23, 2015, 09:13:56 AM

Title: Fri., 10/23 Jeffrey Wechsler
Post by: magus on October 23, 2015, 09:13:56 AM
THEME:   military abbreviations are used in place of first words of random phrases
Backbone of materialism, on the base?   PVT ENTERPRISE   
Modest sentence   I TRY [I thought IDAY]   
N.T. book written by Paul   ROM [not a book but a letter; there are 4 books: Luke, John, Mark, Mathew   
Legendary fighter   ALI [I don't know when this racist, mediocre heavyweight champion became legendary, but having lived through his rise to champion and his defeats therefrom, his statement that blacks should not fight in a white man's war, and the asinine Howard Cosell's ardor for the handsome boxer; I bridle at the reverence showed him by our ill-informed and ethically challenged media.  Joe Louis was legendary. Undefeated Rocky Marciano was legendary.  Ali... he got more ink.]   
Three grins = Loved it; Two grins = Enjoyed it; One grin = A bit bland for my taste; One teardrop = Not much fun