Tag Archives: Nancy Salomon

Thursday, 4/15/10

NYT 4:36 (40 seconds to find my typo!) LAT untimed (PuzzleGirl) CS untimed (Janie) Tausig 9:19 (Jeffrey) Fireball 8:26 (Jeffrey) Happy Tax Day, and Happy Birthday to Ellen Ripstein! Edited to add: Jeffrey and perhaps another member of Team Fiend … Continue reading

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Monday, 4/5/10

BEQ 6:52 LAT 4:49 in that Flash interface I don’t like NYT 3:03 CS untimed Terrific news x 2! First, reports of my retirement from blogging were premature. Hey, my Friday post went up on Thursday night, when it was … Continue reading

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Favorite crosswords of 2009

Rex Parker and I aren’t compiling an official set of 2009 Oryx Awards (we hope to do it up big for 2010, though), but I wanted to spotlight the puzzles that enchanted me last year. This list will be heavily … Continue reading

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Monday, 2/15/10: My half-birthday!

BEQ 4:30 NYT 2:28 LAT 4:27 in that L.A. Times Flash interface that stymies me CS untimed My mother listened to Puzzlemaster Will Shortz on NPR this morning. The special guests at the ACPT—which is coming up next weekend (!!) … Continue reading

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Thursday, 2/11/10

Fireball 6:33 NYT 4:19 LAT 3:36 CS untimed Tausig untimed

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Thursday, 12/24/09

NYT untimed (Amy) CS untimed (Janie)/4:16 (Amy) Tausig 7:10 (Jeffrey) LAT 6:14 (Jeffrey)

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Thursday, 12/17/09

NYT 5:28 LAT 4:02 CS untimed Tausig untimed Edited to add links to a bonus puzzle: Patrick Blindauer and Michael Sharp (a.k.a. Rex Parker) teamed up on “20 Years of Detention,” available in Across Lite and as a PDF. I … Continue reading

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