Tag Archives: Mike Shenk

Sunday, January 27, 2013

Check out Noah Veltman’s data-crunching using a database of NYT crossword entries from 1996-2012 and the Google Books Ngram tool. Right there at the top of the list of “crosswordiest” fill is ASEA. We may think it’s a super-common word … Continue reading

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Sunday, 12/9/12

Patrick Blindauer’s new puzzle suite, Las Vegas Puzzlefest, was released Saturday. You’ve got two months to solve the set of 11 crosswords and tease out the meta answer lurking within. Hey, what else do you have going on in January? … Continue reading

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Friday, 11/23/12

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Saturday, 11/10/12

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Friday, 11/2/12

WSJ links: PDF here, .puz here.

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Sunday, 10/28/12

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Friday, 10/26/12

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