Tag Archives: Patrick Blindauer

NYT puzzle contest wrap-up (the succinct version)

Explanation of Patrick Blindauer’s six-day suite of NYT crosswords with a meta answer at the end appears below the jump.

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Saturday, October 25, 2014

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Friday, October 24, 2014

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Thursday, October 23, 2014

If you’re curious to see the scores and standings for the Crosswords LA tournament, they’re here. I’m particularly fond of the histograms showing the distribution of puzzle submissions by minutes remaining on the clock. Data!

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Wednesday, October 22, 2014

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Tuesday, October 21, 2014

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Monday, October 20, 2014

The New York Times note: All the puzzles this week, from Monday to Saturday, have been created by one person, Patrick Blindauer. Keep your solutions handy, because the Saturday puzzle conceals a meta-challenge involving the solution grids of all six. … Continue reading

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