Amy Reynaldo, the author of How to Conquer the New York Times Crossword Puzzle, is a top-10 finisher at the American Crossword Puzzle Tournament. Her first New York Times crossword byline appeared July 5, 2009. She solves at least three crosswords a day and writes about them here.
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Happy Thanksgiving to all Americans, at home and abroad! This season, I am thankful for … the Internet. And Team Fiend. And all our genteel readers! And also selected pies. And friends and family.
Tuesday is election day! If you are registered to vote in the US and you haven’t already completed your ballot, please take the time to vote.
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!
Look for Matt’s review of the October Blindauer puzzle (available here) on Friday. Go get the puzzle if you haven’t already!