Monthly Archives: January 2013

Monday, January 28, 2013

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Sunday, January 27, 2013

Check out Noah Veltman’s data-crunching using a database of NYT crossword entries from 1996-2012 and the Google Books Ngram tool. Right there at the top of the list of “crosswordiest” fill is ASEA. We may think it’s a super-common word … Continue reading

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Saturday, January 26, 2013

Australian puzzler David Astle, whose engaging and crosswordy memoir and discussion of cryptics and more is available in a Kindle edition (Puzzled), is working on a new book called The Great Clue Chase. The new work will be a celebration … Continue reading

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Friday, January 25, 2013

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Thursday, January 24, 2013

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MGWCC #242

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Wednesday, January 23, 2013

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