Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Clever Clue of the Month
























September 2018
Clue: Slip of the pen..................................ESCAPE 
Constructor: Kyle Dolan; Editor: Mike Shank
Wall Street Journal, Saturday, September 9, 2018

Sunday, September 30, 2018

Clever Clue Nominees

Please vote for the best clue from September (either by email or comments below). The Clever Clue of the Month will be announced on Wednesday.

Slip of the pen?........................ESCAPE
Thunder shower, at times?...............ESPN
One calling strikes, in short...........UNIONREP
Site of class struggle..................ACADEMIA
The answer is blowin' in the wind.......VANE
Provider of green juice?................SOLARPANEL

Monday, September 3, 2018

Clever Clue of the Month



















August 2018
Clue: It's no six-pack, ironically..................BEERBELLY 
Constructor: Damon Gulczynski; Editor: Will Shortz
NYT, Friday, August 10, 2018

Friday, August 31, 2018

Clever Clue Nominees

Please vote for the best clue from August (either by email or comments below). The Clever Clue of the Month will be announced on Monday.

Wet bar locale?.........................BATH
Where sub assembly happens..............DELI
See what I mean?........................LIPREAD
It's no six-pack, ironically............BEERBELLY
Apple application that's now banned.....ALAR
Work for chicken feed?..................PECK

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Real Sports with Will Shortz

Will Shortz and the puzzling world of crosswords - Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel

Friday, August 3, 2018

Clever Clue of the Month













July 2018
Clue: What you might charge for a ride......TESLA 
Constructors: Natan Last, Andy Kravis, & the JASA Crossword Class 
Editor: Will Shortz
NYT, Saturday, July 28, 2018

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Clever Clue Nominees

Please vote for the best clue from July (either by email or comments below). The Clever Clue of the Month will be announced on Friday.

Overly sedimental?......................SILTY
Get a Bug off a shoulder, say...........TOW
No longer working in the private 
sector?.................................EXARMY
One who's happy about acquiring a few 
extra pounds, informally................BRIT
Person at Waterloo......................IOWAN
What you might charge for a ride........TESLA