Amy Reynaldo, the author of How to Conquer the New York Times Crossword Puzzle, is a top-10 finisher at the American Crossword Puzzle Tournament. Her first New York Times crossword byline appeared July 5, 2009. She solves at least three crosswords a day and writes about them here.
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News flash! Tune in to CBS This Morning on Wednesday from 7 to 9 am (or set your DVR). On the schedule: Mo Rocca’s interviews with various puzzle luminaries in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the crossword.
Happy anniversary to the Wordplay blog, currently shepherded by the capable and witty Deb Amlen. Wordplay is 5 now and ready for kindergarten. Congratulations, Deb and nytimes.com! Edited to add: And congrats to Eric LeVasseur, who won the Crosswords LA … Continue reading
Remember: Saturday’s the last day to get in on the Lollapuzzoola At-Home solving division. Ten bucks, cheap! That gets you five tournament puzzles (by Zoe Wheeler/Aimee Lucido, Kevin Der, Patrick Blindauer/Tony Orbach, Mike Nothnagel, and Doug Peterson) and the finals … Continue reading