I’m actually going to release this one ahead of schedule, just to let you all know that the Wired 20 puzzlehunt is on! Mike Selinker and Tyler Hinman are among the contributors, so if you’re a Wired reader and puzzle lover, this is your time to shine. And speaking of Tyler, his latest match with Alex Boisvert is below…
In less inspiring promotional news, The New York Times may not have handled its Mother’s Day promotion quite as well as it should’ve.
Samantha Bond, three-a-weekend solver.
Elizabeth Gorski points out that The Croods make an awfully helpful bunch for crossword constructors. The film certainly seems to be doing well enough to justify such references, and the sequel and TV series will keep those characters in the public eye.