The Visual Thesaurus Crossword Puzzle: December Edition

We're ringing out the old and ringing in the new with an end-of-the-year crossword puzzle. Solve the riddle contained therein and you could win a Visual Thesaurus T-shirt!

The shaded answers in this month's crossword present a riddle for you to solve — one with amazingly apt wordplay. The solution is a seasonally appropriate five-word phrase. Think you can figure it out? Once you've solved the puzzle, submit the answer to the riddle by clicking here and you'll be entered to win a Visual Thesaurus T-shirt! In the body of the message, please include the answer to the riddle, your mailing address, and your preferred T-shirt size. Ten winners will be selected at random. Deadline is January 20, 2011. Have fun and good luck!

(Thanks to Toby Gottfried for the inspired wordplay.)

If you'd like to print out the grid, please click here. Want to check out the solution for last month's puzzle? Click here for a PDF file.

by Brendan Emmett Quigley

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