April 23, 2014
#1580

Jimmy knew zilch about BBQ—except “Leftovers are good.”

(44 letters)

April 22, 2014
#1579

Beck and John Travolta, for example, were in a crazy quasi-religion.

(54 letters)

Scientology pangram!

April 21, 2014
#1578

Wizard expects to quell fight by making everyone into Jell-O.

(50 letters)

April 18, 2014
#1577

Though klutzy with a quarterstaff, Jo is becoming very adept at axes.

(56 letters)

April 17, 2014
#1576

Kurt Cobain gazed sexily for quiet verses, jumped when loud.

(49 letters)

April 16, 2014
#1575

Vexed with a family of loquacious kibitzers, Pa just can’t get a word in edgewise.

(65 letters)

April 15, 2014
#1574

"Squawk!" exclaimed a bird, amazed by his flight over Japan.

(46 letters)

April 14, 2014
#1573

The unexpected, amazing salve for a yellowjacket sting: bisque.

(52 letters)

April 10, 2014
#1571

Classic jazz week #4:

Names like Bix were quite common among jazz hipsters around ‘thirty-five.

(60 letters)

April 10, 2014
#1572

Classic jazz week #5:

My fave bebop: Dexter Gordon’s jazz quartet, with Kenny Clarke on drums.

(57 letters)

April 9, 2014
#1570

Classic jazz week #3:

Dizzy’s cheek-blowing technique is not advised for inexpert jammers.

(57 letters)

April 8, 2014
#1569

Classic jazz week #2:

Owning that Dave Brubeck album doesn’t qualify you as a jazz expert.

(55 letters)

April 7, 2014
#1568

April is Jazz Appreciation Month, thus…

Classic jazz week #1:

Bix Beiderbecke was a jazz great who frequently improvised.

(50 letters)

April 4, 2014
#1567

When advertizing, just bump up the quantity of exclamation marks!!!

(54 letters)

April 3, 2014
#1566

Vic gazed upon the Taj Mahal. What a frankly exquisite tomb!

(48 letters)

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