Tag Archives: Josh Knapp

Saturday, March 12, 2016

Two good Slate reads on the crossword plagiarism kerfuffle: Matt Gaffney explains how to discern whether theme similarity is mere coincidence or more likely to represent plagiarism. Comedy writer Frank Lesser pens the noir tale of a crossword detective. I … Continue reading

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The 2014 Orca Awards – Best Freestyle Crossword

Welcome back to Orcas Week, the event that makes Shark Week look like Shark Weak. Our annual awards ceremony celebrating outstanding achievement in crossword construction continues now with Best Freestyle Crossword, the award for the most outstanding themeless puzzle from … Continue reading

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Saturday, January 17, 2015

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Saturday, December 6, 2014

Do you love Matt Gaffney’s Weekly Crossword Contest? Matt is following in the footsteps of other indie puzzlemakers who’ve ventured into making their work available via subscription. Starting in January, the MGWCC meta puzzles will run you $26 a year. … Continue reading

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Saturday, September 13, 2014

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Sunday, August 31, 2014

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Saturday, August 9, 2014

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