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

DateGridClueAuthor
Monday, October 20, 201464AApexPatrick Blindauer
Friday, September 5, 201431DBest (6)Joe Krozel
Sunday, May 18, 201472ABeat (4)Joe DiPietro
Sunday, May 12, 2013108DSurpassDavid J. Kahn
Wednesday, February 27, 201361DBlouse, e.g. (6)Daniel Kantor
Wednesday, January 16, 201325DDo better than (2)Michael David
Wednesday, September 19, 201227AHighest-ratedMichael Shteyman
Sunday, August 5, 2012127DOutdo (5)Patrick Merrell
Sunday, July 15, 201241ABikini partRandolph Ross
Monday, April 16, 201261DLidLynn Lempel
Wednesday, April 4, 201244A"___ Chef"Zoe Wheeler
Sunday, April 1, 201233DShirtPatrick Merrell
Sunday, February 5, 201261ABlouse, e.g. (6)Charles M. Deber
Sunday, January 29, 2012108DOutdo (5)Ian Livengood
Thursday, June 23, 201131DSee 29-DownIan Livengood
Wednesday, August 11, 201033AToy with an axisEdward Sessa
Tuesday, August 3, 201056DShirt or blousePaula Gamache
Sunday, March 14, 201074DBeat (4)Caleb Madison
Thursday, November 12, 200934DNonpareilBrendan Emmett Quigley
Thursday, August 27, 200957A"You're the ___" (Cole Porter classic)Derek Bowman
Saturday, April 4, 200940AHeadMatt Ginsberg
Sunday, March 22, 200984DWith 62-Across, comic's challengeJoon Pahk and Matt Matera
Saturday, December 13, 200858DEclipseFrank Longo
Thursday, November 6, 20084DBlouse, e.g. (6)Jeremy Newton
Sunday, May 18, 200836ADo better than (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Saturday, March 22, 200822DWith 24-Across, number one positionByron Walden
Saturday, January 5, 20089DForemostPaula Gamache
Tuesday, December 4, 200756DToy with a string (3)Alison Donald
Monday, November 5, 200764DBlouse or shirt (2)Jeremy Horwitz
Sunday, September 2, 200796DBest (6)Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Sunday, August 26, 2007106ABest (6)Andrew M. Greene and Craig Kasper
Saturday, August 4, 200758DWith 29-Across, highest-qualityByron Walden
Sunday, July 22, 200727ABetter (2)David Levinson Wilk
Tuesday, April 10, 200757DVertexKevan Choset
Monday, April 9, 200763DBlouse or shirt (2)J. K. Hummel
Saturday, January 27, 200761DTee, e.g. (3)Karen M. Tracey
Sunday, September 10, 200656DBeat (4)Joe DiPietro
Sunday, August 13, 2006114DZenith (2)Derrick Niederman
Thursday, July 27, 20068D#1Ethan Friedman
Sunday, July 2, 2006110AWhirlerElizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, March 13, 200645ABig ___ (circus)Bernice Gordon
Sunday, October 30, 200562DBest (6)Maxwell H. D. Johnson Jr.
Tuesday, March 8, 200558DBlouse, e.g. (6)Deb Amlen
Monday, November 29, 200451AShirt or sweaterKendall Twigg and Nancy Salomon
Wednesday, June 2, 200461DGo one better thanNancy Salomon
Sunday, May 23, 200468DGo overDeb Amlen and Nancy Salomon
Friday, October 10, 200325ABetter (2)Arlan and Linda Bushman
Monday, August 11, 200354AToy with a string (3)Randall J. Hartman
Friday, October 11, 200237DTee, e.g. (3)A. J. Santora
Thursday, October 3, 200257DTrumpSusan Harrington Smith
Sunday, September 1, 2002113DBlouse, e.g. (6)Patrick Berry
Tuesday, August 13, 200256DBlouse, e.g. (6)Robert Malinow
Friday, February 15, 200252DWith 51-Down, a hit list?Sherry O. Blackard
Sunday, January 13, 200248DOutdo (5)Nelson Hardy
Monday, November 26, 200111AWith 69-Across, a film with 27- and 64-AcrossBette Sue Cohen
Tuesday, April 3, 200135AFirst-rateNancy Salomon and Sherry O. Blackard
Tuesday, January 30, 200124ASpinner (2)David J. Kahn
Monday, June 5, 200057DPinnacleWilliam A. Ballard
Tuesday, May 23, 200046AExceed (2)Monica Krausse
Saturday, March 11, 200055DBest (6)Randolph Ross
Thursday, September 2, 199928AWhirligigJoe DiPietro
Monday, May 24, 199961DOutdo (5)Gregory E. Paul
Monday, May 17, 199919AEliteEthan Cooper
Sunday, May 9, 199982ATee, e.g. (3)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Sunday, May 17, 199857DSpinner (2)David J. Kahn and Hillary B. Kahn
Saturday, February 28, 19981DCrown (2)David J. Kahn
Saturday, November 29, 199746ABeat (4)Rich Norris
Tuesday, June 25, 199616AToy with a string (3)Randall J. Hartman
Sunday, April 7, 199638DCrown (2)C. Millhauser
Saturday, March 30, 19964DExceed (2)D. R. Stark
Sunday, July 9, 199555AOutdo (5)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Thursday, April 13, 19959DBest (6)Glenn E. Sykes
Tuesday, March 21, 199550AGyroscope's cousinHarvey Estes
Sunday, February 19, 199561APart of an inningAlfio Micci
Tuesday, February 7, 199543ASummitMatt Gaffney
Sunday, March 20, 199413DZenith (2)Joel Davajan
Thursday, December 16, 199341ATake this out for a spinNancy Joline
Saturday, December 4, 199327AWord after flip or tipGlenton Petgrave

4 results for TOP from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
July 21, 2013diagramless39DDo one better thanFred Piscop
July 8, 2012diagramless66DT-shirt, e.g.Paula Gamache
February 15, 2004diagramless54ASweater or blouseFred Piscop
February 22, 1998diagramless50DGo one better thanFrank Longo

123 results for TOP from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wednesday, November 10, 199311ABestRobert HerrigTaub
Monday, July 26, 19934ASummitJohn BrobstMaleska
Sunday, June 6, 199313D. . . 55Charles M. DeberMaleska
Friday, August 7, 199266DBe better thanBob SefickMaleska
Tuesday, June 4, 199119AAcmeJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Friday, January 25, 199141AType of dog or dollarKenneth WitteMaleska
Wednesday, September 12, 199069ASpinnerStanley GlassMaleska
Sunday, July 29, 1990104ASurpassA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, July 22, 199056DPeakJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, July 8, 199013DApexCharles M. DeberMaleska
Thursday, January 4, 199037ACrestBetty JorgensenMaleska
Tuesday, December 12, 198926ASummitAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wednesday, May 31, 198929DAcmeBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sunday, May 14, 198946DSurpassCharles M. DeberMaleska
Tuesday, May 2, 198957DTot's spinnerSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Monday, March 13, 198959D___ banana (burlesque bigwig)AsnasMaleska
Monday, November 7, 198848ASummitAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wednesday, September 21, 198823A"You're the ___," Porter tuneCharles E. GerschMaleska
Friday, June 10, 198852AToy spinnerPageMaleska
Sunday, November 29, 1987101DBestBert H. KruseMaleska
Monday, August 31, 198746AYou, to Cole PorterSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Monday, June 8, 19877AChild's toySidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Saturday, March 14, 198733A"You," to C. PorterEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Monday, February 23, 198762DGo one betterBurnsMaleska
Sunday, August 17, 1986109DGo one betterAlfio MicciMaleska
Friday, August 30, 198543AAcmeWilliam CanineMaleska
Friday, August 2, 198540DSpinnerJesse RoarkeMaleska
Thursday, June 6, 198556DOutdoWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, November 18, 1984105ASpinnerGeorge P. SphicasMaleska
Sunday, August 26, 198451AGo one betterAlfio MicciMaleska
Wednesday, June 20, 198413DAcmeFrank GearyMaleska
Thursday, January 5, 198436AOutdoWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Friday, November 11, 19834DApexErnst TheimerMaleska
Wednesday, May 25, 19839ASpinnerGeorge P. SphicasMaleska
Wednesday, January 26, 198331ASpinnerJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tuesday, November 9, 198245DSpinnerJulian OchrymowychMaleska
Sunday, September 27, 198176AKind of soil or sailHume R. CraftMaleska
Thursday, September 10, 198159DPlaythingHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, June 14, 1981126DChoicest partJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Thursday, April 9, 198161DOutdoWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, July 2, 19806D___ of the Mark, in S.F.Norton RhoadesMaleska
Monday, March 3, 198055DPlaythingHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, January 13, 1980125DPorter's "You're the ___"Tap OsbornMaleska
Thursday, November 22, 19791DKind of roundJordan S. LasherMaleska
Wednesday, October 31, 197950A"On ___ of Old Smokey"C. J. AngioMaleska
Sunday, October 21, 197947AAcmeDavid J. Pohl and John M. SamsonMaleska
Sunday, August 12, 197942AKind of banana or dogJordan S. LasherMaleska
Thursday, April 12, 197956DKind of billingDana GrossMaleska
Wednesday, April 11, 197957DChild's toyWeilMaleska
Sunday, February 26, 1978111DZenithKenneth HaxtonMaleska
Monday, August 22, 197756DYoyo's relativeHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Friday, June 24, 197719AKind of kickBert BeamanMaleska
Wednesday, March 23, 197760DFlip-___ canA. J. SantoraMaleska
Friday, February 11, 197751ABanana or notchHarvey BergWeng
Saturday, October 23, 197646AHat or bananaMike LeiferWeng
Monday, September 6, 19769DOutdoWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Monday, May 24, 197638A___ bananaElizabeth M. QuackenbushWeng
Tuesday, March 2, 197643DCapAnn JenkinsWeng
Saturday, January 10, 197633DSpinnerH. Hastings ReddallWeng
Tuesday, July 1, 197535DCole Porter's "You're the ___"DeWitt AndersonWeng
Tuesday, March 11, 197555DSurpassRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Sunday, December 1, 197421DHard or bigGeorge MadridWeng
Wednesday, November 20, 197424D___ bananaMary HarrisWeng
Sunday, November 10, 1974114DGoal at EverestJack LuzzattoWeng
Wednesday, October 16, 197438AWhirlerTap OsbornWeng
Tuesday, September 17, 197441ABanana or drawerVirginia ButlerWeng
Friday, September 13, 197420APart of a hillSophie FiermanWeng
Tuesday, August 13, 197459DSpinnerBert BeamanWeng
Tuesday, April 2, 197450AKind of bananaTap OsbornWeng
Wednesday, August 1, 197321DSurpassUnknownWeng
Saturday, June 30, 197310AOver the ___UnknownWeng
Tuesday, October 31, 197245ACoverUnknownWeng
Sunday, December 19, 197149APart of a mountainAnne FoxWeng
Friday, March 26, 197154DTip's partnerUnknownWeng
Saturday, October 31, 197055DSummitUnknownWeng
Monday, September 28, 197035AWord with brass or bananaUnknownWeng
Wednesday, May 13, 197047ADo better thanArthur SchulmanWeng
Thursday, November 27, 196947ASpinning toy.UnknownWeng
Friday, August 22, 196945ASurpass.UnknownWeng
Thursday, May 22, 196939ASpinner.Arthur BennettWeng
Sunday, May 18, 196971ASpinnerCornelia WarrinerWeng
Saturday, May 10, 19695DExceed.UnknownWeng
Tuesday, August 13, 19687DSummit.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 16, 196830ADominate.Hume CraftFarrar
Wednesday, June 12, 196834ARise aloft.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 30, 196821DZenith.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 24, 196842AAcme.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 22, 196844AOutdo.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 8, 196721ACover.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sunday, January 22, 196751DCrown.Barbara GolubFarrar
Tuesday, December 13, 196656DBoy's toy.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, September 1, 196645AZenith.UnknownFarrar
Monday, February 7, 196657DOutdo.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 16, 19658DRise above.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 19, 196584ASurpass.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Wednesday, March 17, 19659AWhere there is very little room.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 5, 196443APinnacle.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 30, 196428ATranscend.Anne FoxFarrar
Sunday, March 8, 1964104DPlaything.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Friday, January 17, 196422AChoicest part.Eileen LexauFarrar
Thursday, September 5, 196339DOutdo.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 18, 196313DExcel.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, March 7, 196357DHigh notes of the voice.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Saturday, September 15, 196243AKind of banana.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 14, 196265DUpper.Manny MillerFarrar
Wednesday, June 20, 196233DHighest.Lois HillisFarrar
Thursday, May 24, 196224ACrown.Joseph CrowellFarrar
Tuesday, May 8, 196222ASpinner.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sunday, March 18, 1962142ACream.Hume CraftFarrar
Friday, January 12, 196233DZenith.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Tuesday, October 17, 196141AZenith.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 28, 196155AChoicest part.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 7, 196044ACrest.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 9, 196096DPlaything.Herbert LyleFarrar
Sunday, August 7, 1960131DOutdo.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Monday, July 18, 196030AChoicest part.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 10, 196047AGo one better.Harold T. BersFarrar
Saturday, June 18, 19608DChoicest part.UnknownFarrar
Friday, February 12, 196032ACrest.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 14, 195925AZenith.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Thursday, August 13, 195951AOutdo.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Wednesday, March 4, 195943ASurpass.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thursday, January 22, 195911AZenith.Thomas MeekinFarrar