Monthly Archives: April 2011

Sunday, 5/1/11

Well! The last thing I want to do now is solve more and more puzzles. DASH was a lot of fun, but the puzzle hunt was basically an 8-hour outing. Meals and walking time didn’t count toward the solving time, … 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

In the morning, I’ll be off to my first puzzle hunt! I hear DASH 3 is not as tough as some other puzzle hunts, and you know what? That is fine by me. I’m not keen on partaking of the … Continue reading

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Friday, 4/29/11

Southern Californians, if you haven’t already registered for Sunday’s Crosswords LA tournament, fret not! You can sign up as a walk-in. Just get yourself to Loyola Marymount University before 11 a.m. I’ve test-solved all the Crosswords LA puzzles (constructed specifically … 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

Today the Chicago Tribune ran a story about last Saturday’s notable LA Times crossword by Michael Wiesenberg—by none other than LA Times crossword editor Rich Norris. Check it out.

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Wednesday, 4/27/11

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