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

DateGridClueAuthor
Wednesday, November 5, 20088DExplode (3)Doug Peterson
Thursday, February 28, 200819ABegin operating or stop operatingMatt Ginsberg
Tuesday, May 9, 200654DExplode (3)Patrick Blindauer
Friday, August 27, 199929DBlowJoe DiPietro
Sunday, July 31, 199448DExplode (3)Richard Silvestri

7 results for GOOFF from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thursday, November 26, 199226DExplodeErnie FurtadoMaleska
Thursday, January 18, 197930ADepart or explodeWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tuesday, January 17, 197854AExplode, as a bombSara V. TuckermanMaleska
Sunday, August 29, 1976113DDepartAlfio MicciWeng
Thursday, August 8, 19747DExplodeHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Wednesday, November 13, 196834ADepart.UnknownFarrar
Friday, June 2, 196743DExplode.Arthur SchulmanFarrar