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17 Results

8 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. See the dictionary definition.

Friday, July 19, 201336DFallen starPatrick Berry
Sunday, March 4, 201287AOne whose star is dimmedDavid J. Kahn
Tuesday, December 22, 200941AWashed-up starRobert A. Doll
Monday, October 26, 200924AWashed-up personMike Nothnagel
Thursday, November 15, 200744DStar no moreJoe Krozel
Friday, December 30, 20055DDinosaur, so to speakDavid Liben-Nowell
Wednesday, September 25, 200223DFormer leading lightTyler Hinman
Monday, October 25, 19999DFaded starPhilip Lew

9 results for HASBEEN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Saturday, June 19, 19931DHe's over the hillJean J. DavisonMaleska
Monday, January 17, 19776AFaded film star, e.g.DeWitt AndersonWeng
Sunday, October 14, 197381DEx of a sortJay SpryWeng
Wednesday, December 24, 196939AOne whose future is past.UnknownWeng
Monday, September 15, 196928AOne over the hill.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, February 19, 19695DTarnished idol.UnknownWeng
Monday, October 26, 19644DOne on the way down.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 23, 19631DFormer VIP.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Tuesday, January 23, 19621DCandidate for a comeback.Michael DubinFarrar