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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Greetings, Friday solvers! You like a challenge, don’t you? Trip Payne is cooking up another one of his puzzle extravaganzas (12 puzzles plus a metapuzzle to crack—with a prize of $100 for each of two randomly selected people with correct … Continue reading
A local TV station in St. Louis interviewed Patrick Blindauer about his crossword career. Patrick gives excellent interview—thoughtful, articulate. Watch it here.
I hear the Thursday NYT is best solved using the PDF or print newspaper. Having trouble finding the PDF link? Quick shortcut: visit our Today’s Puzzles download page. (Will only work if you’re a paid subscriber to the Times’ online puzzle … Continue reading
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.