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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Newsday 6:15 NYT 5:07 LAT 4:49 CS untimed WSJ Saturday Puzzle 11:14
Newsday 8:35 NYT 6:12 LAT 5:58 CS untimed WSJ Saturday Puzzle, “Riding the Waves” 10:20 – Patrick Berry variety puzzle pdf
NYT 5:55 (joon—across lite*) LAT (untimed—PG) CS untimed ND 21:23 (Jeffrey – paper) WSJ 7:37 (joon—paper) yep, me again. i have no idea how many other bloggers you’ll be treated to tonight/tomorrow, but it’s at least three, i think.
Newsday 6:38 NYT 6:33 LAT 4:38 CS untimed WSJ Saturday puzzle 19 minutes—whoo-hoo, it’s a Hex cryptic! (PDF here) Did the rest of you watch the Scripps spelling bee on TV tonight? There were some crazy-hard words in the mix, … Continue reading
Newsday 10:45 NYT 5:35 LAT 4:06 CS untimed WSJ Saturday Puzzle 19:02—Berry’s “Section Eight”
Newsday 10:13 NYT 7:24 LAT 4:06 CS 3:13 WSJ Saturday Puzzle (Mike Shenk’s “Spell Weaving”) — about 10 minutes
NYT 7:08* LAT untimed CS untimed Newsday untimed WSJ Saturday Puzzle untimed *4:30 for everything else, 2:38 more to figure out which square was wrong