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20 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences). See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Monday, June 4, 201260ANumber in an octet (2)John R. O'Brien
Monday, October 25, 201056DNumber in an octet (2)Jonah Kagan
Monday, November 2, 200921DStart of prime time, generallyAndrea Carla Michaels and Kent Clayton
Saturday, September 12, 200910DIce figure?Barry C. Silk
Monday, May 28, 200734ATwo cubedJohn Underwood
Wednesday, July 19, 200653DCommon pie slice countAlison Donald
Wednesday, August 3, 200554DBlack billiard ball (2)David Liben-Nowell and Ryan O'Donnell
Wednesday, July 23, 200321DSkater's figure (2)Ed Early
Thursday, June 14, 200143APrime-time timeMark Diehl
Friday, August 25, 200024DFigure skating?Elizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, April 24, 200054DBlack billiard ball (2)Peter Gordon
Thursday, February 3, 200070ARowing crew (2)Thomas W. Schier
Monday, June 22, 199821DPieces of ___Shannon Burns
Wednesday, May 13, 199845DSkating figureEileen Lexau
Friday, October 17, 199713DGood Olympics scoreAlan Jay Weiss
Monday, December 2, 199645AIce skating figureD. L. Wilk
Wednesday, November 9, 19947DV-_____Wayne Robert Williams
Tuesday, September 27, 19945ARowing crew (2)Eileen Lexau
Monday, September 26, 199460ASkater's figure (2)Sidney L. Robbins
Sunday, April 3, 199446DSkating maneuverErnie Furtado

3 results for EIGHT from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
March 2, 2008acrosticVNumber of rowers in a varsity shellEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon
March 17, 2002cryptic25DReportedly had dinner after seven (5)Richard Silvestri
July 15, 2001acrosticVComplement for some shellsEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon

32 results for EIGHT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, September 19, 19938DAshcan School numberJohn M. SamsonTaub
Thursday, September 2, 199340A"___ Men Out," 1988 filmBill PolvogtMaleska
Sunday, August 25, 1991102ASphere to fear when pooling?Joel D. LafargueMaleska
Friday, May 24, 199163AShell crewDaniel GirardiMaleska
Saturday, November 24, 199021A"___ Days a Week," Beatles hitKevin BoyleMaleska
Monday, September 3, 199052ABehind the ___ ballPeter SwiftMaleska
Sunday, May 27, 19902DShell crewShirley SolowayMaleska
Sunday, February 25, 199074DBad-news ballVictoria Black and Alex F. BlackMaleska
Wednesday, December 13, 198912DOctadBetty JorgensenMaleska
Monday, December 14, 198747DFigure in skatingAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Friday, December 13, 198517DOctaveWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Sunday, November 3, 198572DFigure for SumnersWilson McBeathMaleska
Sunday, April 7, 198527APool's black ballCharles M. DeberMaleska
Sunday, February 12, 198491DFigure for FlemingDerrick C. NiedermanMaleska
Sunday, October 30, 198387DShell crew, at timesBarry L. CohenMaleska
Wednesday, February 16, 198348DFigure cut by BabiloniaHodgeMaleska
Friday, July 16, 198253DKind of ballPeter SwiftMaleska
Thursday, July 17, 198052AAlcott's "___ Cousins"Carol DuttingMaleska
Thursday, May 31, 197917AFigure for Dorothy HamillJohn R. ProsserMaleska
Saturday, December 30, 197232AShell numberUnknownWeng
Tuesday, September 12, 197233ANumberUnknownWeng
Monday, March 27, 197233AShell crewUnknownWeng
Tuesday, February 22, 197239ADice throwUnknownWeng
Wednesday, July 1, 197028DShell crewUnknownWeng
Sunday, November 26, 196763D"Dinner at ___."Will WengFarrar
Tuesday, November 14, 196726DPrime time.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 18, 196623ASkating figure.Jean ReedFarrar
Tuesday, September 21, 196553ADinner time.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 11, 196138ACurtain time at the opera.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 14, 19611ABlack pool ball.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 10, 196036ARowing crew.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, August 29, 195956A"Dinner at ___."Jean ReedFarrar