Monthly Archives: April 2011

Sunday, 5/1/11

[time_hdr postdate="2011/04/30" plug="sunday-5111" puzz="NYT" anchor="ny"]8:52[/time_hdr] [time_hdr postdate="2011/04/30" plug="sunday-5111" puzz="LAT" anchor="la"]8:28[/time_hdr] [time_hdr postdate="2011/04/30" plug="sunday-5111" puzz="Reagle" anchor="mr"]untimed (pannonica)[/time_hdr] [time_hdr postdate="2011/04/30" plug="sunday-5111" puzz="BG" anchor="bg"]untimed (pannonica)[/time_hdr] [time_hdr postdate="2011/04/30" plug="sunday-5111" puzz="WaPo" anchor="wp"]4:41[/time_hdr] [time_hdr postdate="2011/04/30" plug="sunday-5111" puzz="CS" anchor="cs"]6:35 (Sam)[/time_hdr] Well! The last thing I want to … Continue reading

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CTS #11: The Camouflage Crossword

Back in the mid-Nineties, my roommate had one of those “Magic Eye” posters. You know the ones, right? You stare at them– and in some cases, stare and stare– until the pattern reveals itself. Only for me, it never did. … Continue reading

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Saturday, 4/30/11

[time_hdr postdate="2011/04/29" plug="saturday-43011" puzz="Newsday" anchor="nd"]8:59[/time_hdr] [time_hdr postdate="2011/04/29" plug="saturday-43011" puzz="LAT" anchor="la"]5:52[/time_hdr] [time_hdr postdate="2011/04/29" plug="saturday-43011" puzz="NYT" anchor="ny"]5:35[/time_hdr] [time_hdr postdate="2011/04/29" plug="saturday-43011" puzz="CS" anchor="cs"]7:11 (Sam)[/time_hdr] [time_hdr postdate="2011/04/29" plug="saturday-43011" puzz="WSJ" anchor="wj"]8 minutes, “Spell Weaving”[/time_hdr] In the morning, I’ll be off to my first puzzle hunt! … Continue reading

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Friday, 4/29/11

[time_hdr postdate="2011/04/28" plug="friday-42911" puzz="NYT" anchor="ny"]4:28[/time_hdr] [time_hdr postdate="2011/04/28" plug="friday-42911" puzz="CHE" anchor="ch"]5:03 (pannonica)[/time_hdr] [time_hdr postdate="2011/04/28" plug="friday-42911" puzz="LAT" anchor="la"]3:45[/time_hdr] [time_hdr postdate="2011/04/28" plug="friday-42911" puzz="CS" anchor="cs"]9:39 (Sam)[/time_hdr] [time_hdr postdate="2011/04/28" plug="friday-42911" puzz="WSJ" anchor="ws"]9:12[/time_hdr] Southern Californians, if you haven’t already registered for Sunday’s Crosswords LA tournament, fret … Continue reading

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Suggestions for Puzzle Solver?

Please head to the Crossword Compiler forum to share any suggestions you may have for improving the Puzzle Solver/Crossword Solver program so that you’ll like it as much as Across Lite, if not more so. Do skim the existing posts … Continue reading

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Thursday, 4/28/11

[time_hdr postdate="2011/04/27" plug="thursday-42811" puzz="Fireball" anchor="fb"]8 minutes[/time_hdr] [time_hdr postdate="2011/04/27" plug="thursday-42811" puzz="LAT" anchor="la"]8:25 (Neville)[/time_hdr] [time_hdr postdate="2011/04/27" plug="thursday-42811" puzz="NYT" anchor="ny"]3:39[/time_hdr] [time_hdr postdate="2011/04/27" plug="thursday-42811" puzz="CS" anchor="cs"]5:16 (Sam)[/time_hdr] [time_hdr postdate="2011/04/27" plug="thursday-42811" puzz="BEQ" anchor="bq"]untimed (Matt)[/time_hdr] Today the Chicago Tribune ran a story about last Saturday’s notable … Continue reading

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Wednesday, 4/27/11

[time_hdr postdate="2011/04/26" plug="wednesday-42711" puzz="Onion" anchor="av"]4:24[/time_hdr] [time_hdr postdate="2011/04/26" plug="wednesday-42711" puzz="Tausig" anchor="bt"]untimed[/time_hdr] [time_hdr postdate="2011/04/26" plug="wednesday-42711" puzz="LAT" anchor="la"]3:09[/time_hdr] [time_hdr postdate="2011/04/26" plug="wednesday-42711" puzz="NYT" anchor="ny"]2:54[/time_hdr] [time_hdr postdate="2011/04/26" plug="wednesday-42711" puzz="CS" anchor="cs"]5:11 (Sam)[/time_hdr]

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