New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 27, 2005, New Braunfels, Texas
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IN THE BED AND BATH STORE: THE "ATTER. CHRISTMAS TOWEL EVENT."
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THE COUNTRY HOW CAN you HAVE a EELRTTONSHlP WITH SOMEONE WHO'S NEVER. THERES
PETER, MAYBE YOU SHOULD TAKE THOSE CALVIN AND HOBBES BOOKS To THE OTHER SIDE OF THE HOUSE FOR a while.
Today's Crossword Puzzle
Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2005
1 Trawler’s haul 5 Natural resin 8 Stoppers 12 Take fright
14 Storm track
15 Liver output
16 Organic compound
17 Luxury car
18 Slide sideways
19 Lab denizen (2 wds.) 21 Least green
23 Got the gold
24 Software problem
25 Sweater letter
32 Hard sell, maybe
33 Schnozz adornment (2 wds.)
36 Japanese clog
37 Cowboys’ beds
38 Sledgehammer 40 Where Delos is
43 Bear’s delight
45 Cobra cousin
48 Some bank notes
49 — chi ch’uan
52 Found amusing
58 “La — Bonita” (Madonna tune)
61 Toward sunup
62 Light in a tube
64 Road map info
65 Flit about
1 Gush forth
2 Leftovers dish
3 Not for
4 Restrict one’s intake
5 Milk, in Paris
6 PIN prompter
8 Cook’s meas.
9 Fuel tanker
11 Take care of (2 wds.)
13 Needlework craft
14 Course of action 20 Go bad
22 Frankenstein’s helper 24 Lies by the pool
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26 Food additive
27 Sheik’s cartel
29 Downy fruit
30 Lettuce, slangily
31 Trekkie idol
33 Rubens models
34 Enjoys a iesta
35 Wind burst 37 Tossing about, as
words 39 “— Miserables”
42 Muscle spasms
44 T, in Athens
45 Fall flower
47 Social asset 49 Better late — never
51 Makes a choice
52 Lump of clay
53 Had down pat
54 Sand mandala builder
56 Office furnishing 59 Little Mermaid’s
FOR DESSERT T0NI6HT WE HAVE CHOCOLATE CAKE..
BUT I KNOW A 600D GUARD D06 WOULD NEVER EAT CHOCOLATE CAKE..
HOW ABOUT A W0RTHLE55 GUARD D06 ?
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OKAY, TM READY For MY WALKES!
The Wizard of Id
we already KNOW
MDW TO STREAT
Tuesday, Dec. 27,2005 By Bernice Bede Osol
You could become involved in a potentially profitable venture in the year ahead that is of a confidential nature. In order to achieve success, be careful not to broadcast your intentions until the enterprise is off the ground.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -Poking your nose into a friend’s tangled affairs today could end up costing you far greater than you may anticipate. Unless you’re prepared to go all the way, stay out of it.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) — Your partner will get quite perturbed with you today if you promised to do something and then renege. Don’t think you can smooth things over; be prepared for a long freeze.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) — Unless you have competent assistants who know what they are doing, it is hest not to tackle a major task today about which you know little. Metter wait until an expert comes on hoard.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) — Its one of those days when you need to be far more prudent in handling your resources, ll you do get involved in any risky financial undertakings, be sure they are simply penny ante stuff . Metter yet, pass on the action.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) — Fragile family issues that require delicate treatment must be dealt with the greatest of care today, lf you thoughtlessly hassle someone around, you may seriously damage a relationship.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) — Plan your moves extremely carefully and well in advance today. Assignments that you do impulsively could run off the rails and cause a train wreck that will he difficult to clean up.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) — Persons with whom you associate today could have a strong influence on you when it comes to your spending patterns. You could easily get caught up in someone’s wasteful ways and clo likewise.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) — dry not to ignore your better judgment and common sense, especially when it comes to career matters today. Inwardly knowing you shouldn’t do something and doing it anyway isn t smart.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Subdue inclinations that you get today to use spiteful maneuvers in order to get even with someone who you feel has wronged you. Those tactics will come back like a boomerang and hit you, not the object of your vengeance.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) — Don’t
"Given our current situation, the last thing I d be worried about is missing the &@i%I After-Thanksgiving Day sale!"
“I did not take your Peanuts book.”
expect tilings to work out well for you today if you get involved in a financial scheme with an erratic friend, no matter how intriguing it sounds. Your pal s judgment will prove costly to you.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) —A competitive spirit can be a healthy exercise, provided it is properly controlled. If you attempt to steamroll your opponents, they will use dynamite to counteract your weapons.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) — It might prove a bit difficult for you to keep your patience in check today just when you need it the most. If everything doesn’t go your way on the first try, your temper could cause big trouble.
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