… covert theme: 5 phrases ending in synonyms for whatsits Cooks cakes
BAKES [note no apostrophe]Snazzy duo?
ZEES [Even with the question mark, I seem unable to grasp immediately the spelling and instead scratch my head for meaning.]
Why are there so many 40-year-old and older references?
- FDR’s successor
Milo OSHEA of the movie Ulysses
EDNA Ferber’s Show Boat
SSR [ok, maybe not]
IRMA La Deuce [could have been even older had it been My Friend Irma]
ANNA of The King and I
Three grins = Loved it; Two grins = Enjoyed it; One grin = A bit bland for my taste; One teardrop = Not much fun