Author Archives: Sam Donaldson

Thursday, 8/12/10

NYT 15:16 Fireball Untimed, but 20-ish minutes Tausig 10:46 BEQ 7:15 CS untimed With Amy well on her way to New York for Lollapuzzoola 3: The Legend of Curly’s Gold, it’s me, Sam Donaldson, sitting in the captain’s chair through … Continue reading

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Thursday, 6/24/10

NYT 13:49 (Sam) Fireball untimed (Sam) Tausig 8:18 (Sam) LAT 11:14 (Sam) BEQ8:18 (Jeffrey – paper) CS untimed Six puzzles and three bloggers! Jeffrey will cover the BEQ and Janie will review the CrosSynergy, while I (Sam Donaldson) have all … Continue reading

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Wednesday, 6/23/10

NYT 6:47 (Sam) LAT 4:50 (Sam) Onion 8:51 (Sam) CS untimed Happy Hump Day, everyone. Sam Donaldson here to review three of this week’s Wednesday crosswords. As usual, Janie will drop in with her review of the CrosSynergy puzzle a … Continue reading

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Sunday, 3/28/10

NYT 27:31 (Sam) Reagle 18:25 (Sam) BG 24:02 (Sam) LAT 15:57 (Sam) CS 12:15 (Sam) Hello, everyone! Sam Donaldson back for more, this time strictly from the perspective of a solver.

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Saturday, 3/27/10

NYT Hours and hours! (Sam) LAT 9:15 (Sam) Newsday 48:17 (Sam) CS untimed Amy’s in transit from Chicago to a secret sunny destination for spring break, so it’s me, Sam Donaldson, sitting in for the weekend puzzles. Wait, that means … Continue reading

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Tuesday, 3/16/10

NYT 7:15 (Sam) Jonesin’ 5:15 (Sam) LAT 5:32 (Sam) CS Untimed (Janie) Happy St. Patrick’s Eve, crossword fans! Sam Donaldson here filling in for Amy while she completes her March Madness bracket. Now that we survived the Ides of March, … Continue reading

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Sunday, 1/3/10

NYT 28:28 Reagle 25:43 BG 18:07 LAT 17:09 CS untimed Happy Sunday, crossword fans! Sam Donaldson here with a look at most of the Sunday puzzles. Janie will be by later to chat about the CrosSynergy puzzle. So let’s get … Continue reading

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