Sunday Puzzle: Wordy to worldly
On-air challenge: I'm going to give you some words and phrases. For each one, change exactly two letters to name a country. Hint: You never have to change the first letter of my word.
Ex. SOLARIA --> SOMALIA
9. TUNES IN
12. CAME UPON
Last week's challenge: Last week's challenge came from Peter Collins, of Ann Arbor, MI. Name of a famous TV actress of the past. Double her first name phonetically. You get the first name of a famous musician. If you put the last names of the musician and the actress together, in that order, you'll name a great legendary figure. Who is it?
Challenge answer: Bea Arthur, B.B. King --> King Arthur
Winner: Steve Vittori of Gig Harbor, WA
This week's challenge: Name a country of six or more letters. Change two letters in it to name the resident of another country's capital.
If you know the answer to next week's challenge, submit it here by Wednesday, Nov. 24, at 3 p.m. ET. Listeners who submit correct answers win a chance to play the on-air puzzle. Important: Include a phone number where we can reach you.
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