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LAT Sun. 3/25 Sam Ezersky


Title:  Greg’s List [Craig does not rhyme with Greg]

Good Ones:
Piece activist’s gp.?   NRA [gun = piece]
Entrée feature   ACCENT [does this clue need a question mark?]
Non-PC?   MAC [computers]
Word coiner?   MICROSOFT [Microsoft Word program]
Bank manager?   DIKE
Theme: Substituting a G-sound for a K-sound in phrases
Apparition with a proboscis?   MOSQUITOGHOST [Mosquito Coast]
One putting up framed stone carvings?   GLYPHHANGER
Superior vis-à-vis Huron?   GREATERLAKE [Crater Lake]
Trade war group?   GUILDINBATTLE

By the Way:
Crossing PELF and FLO (whoever she is) is a bit unfair.
Crossing ANSAE, SHERPA, and AESIR is also not sporting.
ELKE Sommer and Taina ELG are actresses from 50 years ago and weren't too famous then.

Some Nits to Pick:
NW city nicknamed…   BOISEID [the name of the city is Boise]

RATING:  ;D ;D Three grins = Loved it; Two grins = Enjoyed it; One grin = A bit bland for my taste; One teardrop = Not much fun


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