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27 Results for ONELINER

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Saturday, February 6, 201657A"Apparently I snore so loudly that it scares everybody in the car I'm driving," e.g.David Steinberg
Friday, December 4, 201551AOpposite of a shaggy-dog storyMartin Ashwood-Smith
Friday, November 6, 201556AMitch Hedberg's "I'm against picketing, but I don't know how to show it," e.g.Ian Livengood
Wednesday, June 17, 201567AQuick quipMolly Young and David J. Kahn
Wednesday, October 22, 201438D"I wonder what the word for 'dots' looks like in Braille," e.g.Patrick Blindauer
Saturday, October 24, 200913DRoutine deliveryPaula Gamache
Friday, December 5, 200811DQuick deliveryJoe Krozel
Thursday, November 13, 200835DQuick laughAllan E. Parrish
Friday, June 20, 200862AComic's creationMike Nothnagel
Friday, May 23, 200831A"If you shoot at mimes, should you use a silencer?," e.g.Patrick John Duggan
Saturday, March 17, 200757ARoast ingredient?John Farmer
Sunday, October 2, 200554DHenny Youngman specialtyRandolph Ross
Saturday, September 22, 200115A"Take my wife ... please!," e.g.Jim Page
Friday, July 13, 200115AFunny bitManny Nosowsky
Saturday, July 29, 200017ARoutine partRich Norris
Friday, August 27, 199916AMonologue deliveryJoe DiPietro
Saturday, September 16, 199561ABon mot (2)Bryant White
Thursday, August 24, 19958DBon mot (2)Matt Gaffney
Wednesday, May 3, 199536DWitticismChuck Deodene

2 results for ONELINER from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
March 9, 2008panda16AQuick joke about the QE1 or QE2, but not bothMel Taub
February 10, 2002acrosticEFor example, "Take my wife -- please!" (hyph.)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon

6 results for ONELINER from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, December 1, 199130AYoungman quipRalph G. BeamanMaleska
Saturday, September 29, 19797DYoungman gagJack LuzzattoMaleska
Friday, September 2, 197719AHenny Youngman gagStephen Rosskamm ShalomMaleska
Saturday, January 19, 197463AHenny Youngman specialtyJordan S. LasherWeng
Sunday, October 18, 197097ARapid-fire jokeJoseph LaFauciWeng
Saturday, October 19, 196835DKind of joke.UnknownFarrar

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