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31 Results

14 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).

Sunday, December 22, 201347DThrow for ___ (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, November 27, 201371A"That threw me for ___"Jules P. Markey
Sunday, June 17, 201287AKnock for ___ (5)Kyle T. Dolan
Wednesday, October 26, 20113DSomething to be thrown forMilo Beckman
Sunday, September 17, 200638DThrown for ___ (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Monday, July 28, 200361AKnock for ___ (5)Gregory E. Paul
Thursday, November 2, 200025DKnocked for ___Henry Hook
Sunday, August 6, 200099DKnock for ___ (5)Manny Nosowsky
Friday, July 7, 200019ASome are thrown for itM. Francis Vuolo
Friday, September 18, 199821AKnock for ___ (5)Frank Longo
Friday, January 9, 199826DThrow for ___ (3)Manny Nosowsky
Monday, December 1, 199751AThrown for ___ (2)Mark Danna
Friday, April 18, 199717AKnock for ___ (5)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Sunday, February 19, 199584AThrow for _____ (3)Alfio Micci

17 results for ALOOP from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, November 7, 199321AKnock for ___ (clobber)James E. Hinish, Jr.Taub
Friday, October 18, 199121AKnock for ___Virginia L. YatesMaleska
Tuesday, July 3, 19902DThrow for ___ (shock)Arthur W. PalmerMaleska
Wednesday, January 4, 198914AThrow for ___ (overwhelm)Betty JorgensenMaleska
Sunday, February 21, 198819AKnock for ___ (stun)Frances HansenMaleska
Sunday, October 12, 198619AKnock for ___A. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, December 25, 198318DThrow for ___ (flabbergast)Anne FoxMaleska
Wednesday, August 31, 19836DKnocked for ___Eugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wednesday, November 4, 198144DKnocked for ___C. J. AngioMaleska
Monday, May 25, 198112DKnocked for ___I. Judah KoolykMaleska
Thursday, July 13, 197828DKnocked for ___C. J. AngioMaleska
Wednesday, July 6, 197713DKnocked for ___Ruth N. SchultzMaleska
Thursday, November 14, 197415AKnock for ___Sara V. TuckermanWeng
Wednesday, February 6, 197414AKnock for ___Elizabeth A. YaroWeng
Friday, November 9, 197326DThrown for ___UnknownWeng
Friday, May 13, 196614AKnock for ___.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 31, 196258AKnock for ___.Helen FasuloFarrar