common phrases with a Y between them create odd phrases GOOD ONES:
TITLE: Catchy Phrases Awkward work period?
STICKY SHIFT Hoedown official having a bad day?
CRANKY CALLER Course often taken first
SALAD [Americans take
college courses and have
salad first; Brits take salad] Be real
EXIST [not the interjection] December number
CAROL [I thought twelve, ten (reindeer)] Dash for cash, e.g.
TYPO [of course I thought foot races] Legend creator
ACURA [I thought some impresario] BTW:
There was some interesting cluing throughout like SAFETY clued by football; ARM clued by "pieces"; DEAN by actor, not school official; etc.
DRAMA [soaps are dramas; they can't be their own staple.
Tattoo sites ANKLES [isn't it anywhere?] Disfigure
MAR [that would be MAIM; mar
suggests a minor change for the worse] Very early
WEE [needs "hours" otherwise it means only small]
Three grins = Loved it; Two grins = Enjoyed it; One grin = A bit bland for my taste; One teardrop = Not much fun