|Sunday, September 16, 2012||2D||Hopeless situation||David Steinberg and Barry Haldiman|
|Monday, June 2, 2008||4D||The Civil War, for the Confederacy||Barry Boone|
|Sunday, July 8, 2007||3D||It's not worth pursuing||Elayne Cantor and Nancy Salomon|
|Thursday, July 24, 2003||10D||It's hopeless||Rich Norris|
1 result for LOSTCAUSE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.
|Saturday, January 26, 1985||33D||Futile quest||Eli Wesoff||Maleska|