Monday, October 10, 2011

Explanation for Potpourri 17

Explanation for Potpourri 17

Visual Key to Clue Analysis :
Definition : BOLD
Wordplay : Italics with keywords underlined as well
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W5. Artist visits bank when 100-1 horse wins?

Artist = RA
Bank = rely
Rarely fits the definition of when a 100-1 horse wins.

X5. Turn up if general networker?

IF turned up gives us FI
Sherman was a general in the American Civil War
Fisherman is a networker ( one who works with nets )

Y5. It hurts to split couple getting excited

It hurts = ow (exclamation when one gets hurt)
Couple = wed
OW splits WED to give us WOWED which is excited

Z5. Film family, hearing notices, fusses about run

Notices = marks
Marks sounds like MARX
Fusses = bothers
Run = r
Bothers about R gives us Brothers
Marx Brothers were a film family


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