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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, November 15, 2014

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Saturday, May 24, 2014

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Friday, April 11, 2014

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Thursday, November 28, 2013

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Saturday, October 19, 2013

Two interesting things for you to consume: First, on NPR Sunday morning, around 8:45 Eastern (not sure how airtimes vary in other time zones), Weekend Edition plans to air a story about crosswords and the younger generation. Indie editor/constructor Ben … Continue reading

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Friday, April 5, 2013

Roger Ebert, rest in peace. His Sun-Times colleague Neil Steinberg wrote a lovely tribute, as have many others. Roger was perhaps the best and the most beloved critic ever. When I met him at his book signing, I told him … Continue reading

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