Will Shortz http://kplu.org en An 'amusing' set of 19th century riddles http://kplu.org/post/amusing-set-19th-century-riddles <strong>On-air challenge: </strong>Answer riddles from <em>The Amusing Puzzle Book</em>, published circa the 1840s:<p><ul><p><li>I know a word of letters three, add two, and fewer there will be.</li><p><li>Without a bridle or a saddle, across a thing I ride astraddle. And those I ride, by help of me, though almost blind, are made to see.</li><p><li>What is that which has been tomorrow and will be yesterday?</li><p><li>Clothed in yellow, red and green, I prate before the king and queen. Sun, 02 Sep 2012 15:16:36 +0000 Will Shortz 6176 at http://kplu.org An 'amusing' set of 19th century riddles Name That (Former) Olympic Sport http://kplu.org/post/name-former-olympic-sport <strong>On-air challenge:</strong> Every answer is the name of a former Olympic sport. Given an anagram, you name the sport. For example, "flog" becomes "golf."<p><strong>Last week's challenge: </strong>Name a sport in two words — nine letters in the first word, six letters in the last — in which all six vowels (A, E, I, O, U and Y) are used once each. Sun, 29 Jul 2012 04:28:45 +0000 Will Shortz 5774 at http://kplu.org