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

DateGridClueAuthor
Monday, January 26, 201536AVerbal thumbs-upIan Livengood
Monday, October 20, 201459D"All systems go" (4)Patrick Blindauer
Tuesday, September 16, 201435AThumb-to-forefinger signalGary Cee
Saturday, September 13, 201452D[Thumbs up] (3)Josh Knapp
Friday, January 24, 201422AHunky-dory (10)Ian Livengood
Tuesday, January 14, 201453A"Thumbs up" response (5)Tim Croce
Sunday, September 22, 201328AThumbs-up (3)Mike Selinker
Monday, July 1, 201344APerfectly fine, informallyPatrick McIntyre
Monday, June 3, 201323DJust fine (11)John Lampkin
Saturday, March 23, 201327DSwell (2)David Steinberg
Monday, March 4, 201334DJust fine (11)Ian Livengood
Sunday, June 17, 201273A"All systems go" (4)Kyle T. Dolan
Monday, February 27, 201221AFine and dandyBill Thompson
Friday, August 5, 201161ANASA fine?Barry Silk
Wednesday, February 23, 201150AJust fine (11)Barry C. Silk
Monday, January 31, 201158DThumbs-up response (5)Andrea Carla Michaels
Thursday, February 18, 201054ASwell (2)Caleb Madison
Wednesday, August 26, 20098DJust fine (11)Gary Cee
Wednesday, July 1, 200963DJust dandy (2)David J. Kahn
Wednesday, June 24, 20099AHunky-dory (10)Corey Rubin
Monday, May 4, 200950AHunky-dory (10)Mark Milhet
Sunday, February 15, 200962AJust fine (11)Jim Leeds
Sunday, July 15, 2007100AJust fine (11)Patrick Berry
Thursday, March 22, 200733AHunky-dory (10)Karen M. Tracey
Monday, January 15, 200712D"Thumbs up" (3)David Pringle
Monday, August 1, 20053D"All systems go" (4)Kendall Twigg
Saturday, September 11, 200414DFine, slangilyByron Walden
Thursday, August 19, 200441DIn perfect conditionEd Early
Thursday, April 29, 200420AHunky-dory (10)Steven Kahn
Monday, February 23, 200452AJust greatAnne Garellick
Sunday, November 16, 200339AJust fine (11)Cathy Millhauser
Sunday, August 17, 200357A"Thumbs up" response (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, May 8, 200332DJust fine (11)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, April 27, 200346A"Perfect" (3)Jon Delfin
Wednesday, January 1, 200361AJust fine (11)Ed Early
Sunday, June 23, 20028DJust ducky (2)Eric Berlin
Friday, March 22, 200214AApollo approvalRandall J. Hartman
Wednesday, January 9, 200246AGreen lightSusan Harrington Smith
Wednesday, December 12, 200160DFine, informally (2)Peter Gordon
Monday, December 3, 20013DThumbs-up response (5)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Sunday, December 2, 200157DFine (2)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Wednesday, August 1, 200162DJust fine (11)William I. Johnston
Thursday, September 14, 200057DPerfect (3)Joe DiPietro
Thursday, September 16, 199910AHunky-dory (10)Bill Ballard
Sunday, March 14, 19995DThumbs-up response (5)Martin Schneider
Tuesday, February 16, 199953AJust ducky (2)Randy Sowell
Sunday, December 27, 199886DPerfect (3)Rich Norris
Wednesday, December 2, 199829D"All systems go" (4)Nancy Salomon
Wednesday, May 6, 199842DHunky-dory (10)Richard Hughes
Sunday, June 15, 1997104AFine, informally (2)Karen Hodge
Sunday, April 13, 1997111DHunky-dory (10)Cathy Millhauser
Friday, March 21, 199719ASlangy approvalShannon Burns
Thursday, March 7, 199655AHunky-dory (10)C. Millhauser
Monday, October 9, 199552AFine (2)Gregory E. Paul
Sunday, April 16, 1995111AJust fine (11)Matt Gaffney
Tuesday, January 17, 199523AAstronaut's "fine"Gregory E. Paul
Tuesday, December 20, 199422DHunky-dory (10)Robert R. Zimmerman
Wednesday, September 14, 199431DFine, to a pilotHarvey Estes
Wednesday, July 20, 199412DFlight approvalHarvey Estes
Thursday, June 16, 19941DJust. dandy (2)Jim Page
Thursday, February 24, 199423ANASA affirmativeStanley Newman

58 results for AOK from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Saturday, October 10, 199238DJim-dandyRalph G. BeamanMaleska
Monday, June 8, 199213DSuper-perfectSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thursday, May 28, 199235DCopaceticNorman S. WizerMaleska
Saturday, December 7, 199127D"Thumbs up" messageRosalind PavaneMaleska
Sunday, November 17, 199176DAcey-deucyJune A. BoggsMaleska
Wednesday, July 10, 199128AAstronaut's "Fine!"Frank MiceliMaleska
Tuesday, December 18, 199026A"All's well" at NASAMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Tuesday, November 6, 199024DExcellent, for shortJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tuesday, May 8, 19904DArmstrong's "Perfect!"Fred TooleMaleska
Saturday, July 22, 19898DRoger's cousinDaniel GirardiMaleska
Sunday, June 4, 1989108AFine, mod styleJohn GreenmanMaleska
Wednesday, February 1, 198929DAstronaut's approvalChristy RidleyMaleska
Tuesday, October 11, 198827AAstronaut's approvalShirley SolowayMaleska
Sunday, July 24, 1988115DSatisfactory, to NASABert RosenfieldMaleska
Wednesday, May 18, 198811DAstronaut's "Fine!"Mark DiehlMaleska
Tuesday, April 5, 198860AFine, at NASAS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Tuesday, January 12, 198842A"All's well," in spaceJeanne WilsonMaleska
Monday, October 24, 198339AAstronaut's "Perfect!"JohnsonMaleska
Wednesday, October 5, 198325APerfect-launching expressionBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Tuesday, April 5, 198322AAstronauts' go-ahead signalCharles EnglerMaleska
Tuesday, August 17, 198255AAstronaut's "All systems go"MargettsMaleska
Tuesday, May 18, 198231AFirst-rateTap OsbornMaleska
Monday, May 25, 198149APerfect, to ArmstrongI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Saturday, September 20, 19805DPerfect, to ArmstrongKathryn RighterMaleska
Thursday, March 27, 198050ADefinitely all rightRobertMaleska
Friday, December 21, 197920A"All systems go!"Louise EarnestMaleska
Sunday, July 1, 197956DAstronaut's "perfect"Anne FoxMaleska
Sunday, April 15, 197959APerfect, in rocketryFrances HansenMaleska
Sunday, May 28, 197831A"All systems go!"Henry HookMaleska
Sunday, April 23, 197840AArmstrong's "Perfect!"Bert RosenfieldMaleska
Saturday, March 4, 197865DArmstrong's "All's well!"GeherMaleska
Sunday, December 11, 197787AAstronaut's "Perfect!"Olga KowalsMaleska
Sunday, July 17, 197743AGo-ahead signalAlex F. BlackMaleska
Wednesday, January 21, 197637DFine, to astronautsStanley A. KurzbanWeng
Sunday, November 23, 197517AAstronauts' "all right"Tom SheehanWeng
Sunday, April 13, 1975117DAffirmativeBob LubbersWeng
Sunday, January 12, 197550AAstronaut's callJohn WilligWeng
Tuesday, April 2, 197452ASuper-fineTap OsbornWeng
Saturday, June 30, 197356AAstronaut's replyUnknownWeng
Monday, January 29, 197326APerfect, in spaceUnknownWeng
Sunday, December 3, 197292AFine, to astronautsElmer ToroWeng
Friday, November 24, 19726DApproval, astronaut styleUnknownWeng
Tuesday, October 21, 19698DSpace expression.UnknownWeng
Thursday, January 4, 196842APerfect: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 27, 196740APerfectly all right: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 2, 196749APerfect, at Cape Kennedy.William LutwiniakFarrar
Saturday, December 3, 196657DAll set for "go."UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 12, 19664DSpaceman's report.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, August 18, 196648DAstronaut's "all's well."UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 19, 1966120DAll in good order: Colloq.Anne FoxFarrar
Monday, May 23, 196663DAstronauts' good report.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, May 22, 196540AAstronaut's "all's well."UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 2, 196340DSpaceman's term.Kim RichmanFarrar
Sunday, May 19, 196334DExpression of Col. Glenn's.Ted DombrasFarrar
Sunday, September 23, 1962115DAstronaut's "first-rate."A. J. SantoraFarrar
Thursday, June 21, 196221AAstronaut's "all right!"UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 23, 196139AAstronaut's "first-rate."UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 22, 196165DComdr. Shepard's dictum on his flight.UnknownFarrar