Amy Reynaldo, the author of How to Conquer the New York Times Crossword Puzzle, is a top-10 finisher at the American Crossword Puzzle Tournament. Her first New York Times crossword byline appeared July 5, 2009. She solves at least three crosswords a day and writes about them here.
Monthly Archives: December 2009
NYT – 14:31 (Jeffrey) LAT – 20:18 (Sam) Reagle – Untimed (PG) BG – 11:53 (Jeffrey) CS – Untimed (PG) Jeffrey here.
NYT 8:38 Newsday 5:50 LAT 3:30 CS untimed
NYT – 11:26 (Jeffrey – paper) CS – untimed (Janie) Daily Beast – 10:32 (Jeffrey) LAT – 6:32 (Jeffrey) BEQ – 6:20 (Jeffrey) CHE – Published today? WSJ – Published today? The Scooby-Fiend team is in full force today.
NYT untimed (Amy) CS untimed (Janie)/4:16 (Amy) Tausig 7:10 (Jeffrey) LAT 6:14 (Jeffrey)
BEQ 4:37 NYT 3:59 Onion 3:57 LAT 3:something CS untimed
Yes! There was a contest here: Devise the worst centennial theme paying tribute to the births and other events of 1910. Even with three juicy crossword books offered up as prizes, there were only 11 (!) entries. I guess not … Continue reading
crossword 8:43 puzzle -3:00 or so