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Fun Stuff
Crossword Puzzle
Across
1. Counting device
4. A forceful
consequence
9. Deport
10. Relished
11. Act of deliberate
betrayal
12. Movable
staircases
13. Easily handled
or managed
15. Lithe
19. Device in a
brass wind
instrument
21. Oval
23. Slowly moving
ice mass
24. Large artery
25. Throws out
26. Sternutation
Sudoku Rules: The rules of the game are simple. Fill in
all the squares in the grid so that each row, column and
each of the 3x3 squares contains all the digits from 1 to
9 without repeats or omissions.
2017 December/January
Pg 16 - The Sunshine Express
Riddle Me
1 - What type of shoes do spies wear?
2 - What do you call somebody with
no body and no nose?
3 - Why do French people like to eat
snails?
Joe and John are out hunting deer. After a while of
walking, Joe asks John, ¡°Did you see that?¡±
¡°No, what?¡± asks John.
¡°A Bald Eagle just flew overhead,¡± says Joe.
¡°Oh¡± is John¡¯s only response.
A few minutes later Joe asks, ¡°Did you see that?¡±
¡°No, what?¡± asks John again.
¡°A black bear was just walking on that hill up there.¡±
exclaims Joe.
¡°Oh, I missed it,¡± is Johns bored response.
A few minutes later Joe excitedly asks John, ¡°Did you
see THAT?¡±
Decidedly annoyed with Joe¡¯s same question over
and over John says, ¡°Why yes, yes I did.¡±
To which an astonished Joe replies, ¡°Well then, why
on earth did you step in it?¡±
Can you color the Christmas candles at right to
match the painting below? How about choosing
your own colors and making a unique masterpiece?
Whatever you decide, have FUN!!
Color Me
Sudoku
Commonyms
Two Turkeys #60: ¡®Selective memory¡¯
Last Laugh
You walk into a cold house. Where do
you go to become hot?
Can you find something
white in the words below?
CHRISTMAS NOW
Can you find something new
in the words below?
GOODBYE ARROWS
Down
1. Turned away or
aside
2. Similar
3. Kitchen implement
5. Commissioned
military officer
6. Unfathomable
7. Periodic rise and
fall of sea level
8. Deceive by mock
action
14. Assemble in
proper sequence
16. Scoundrel
17. Promote
18. Prolonged period
of time
19. Undefined
20. Live
22. Sum of money
offered as a prize
¡°Perpetual optimism
is a force multiplier.¡±
- Colin Powell
¡°Pessimism leads to weakness,
optimism to power.¡±
- William James
Tease Me
Find Me
A commonym is group of words that have a common
trait. For example: the words: A Wave - A Smile
- A Hug... They¡¯re all contagious. Can you solve
these commonyms?:
1- Front - Page - Style
2- Life - Letter - Bug
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _,
5 17 3 18 10 8 9 8 26 18 1 3,
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
13 14 18 10 8 17 15 19 8
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _¡¯ _ -
5 26 1 3 15 9 13 10 1¡¯ 2 -
_ _ _ _ _ _ J _ _ _ _ _ _
4 10 5 19 18 14 12 15 16 1 4 15 1
Time for a break and some fun!
(Solutions/Answers are on page 15)
Cryptogram