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275 Results for ASKS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tuesday, July 21, 201540AInquires (5)David Phillips
Tuesday, October 21, 201466A___ for it (invites trouble)Patrick Blindauer
Tuesday, July 15, 201437DPops, as the questionZhouqin Burnikel
Sunday, June 22, 2014124ACries (for)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, December 1, 201376DQuizzes (6)Alan DerKazarian
Thursday, May 30, 201357DPuts it to (3)Julian Lim
Tuesday, September 11, 201259DQuestions (10)Kenneth Leeser
Monday, July 30, 20124DQuestions (10)Rosemarie Dolan and Christopher Geach
Thursday, July 12, 201263AGrills (2)Pawel Fludzinski
Tuesday, February 7, 201267AQuotes, as a priceMike Buckley
Tuesday, January 31, 201226DMakes inquiriesDoug Peterson
Tuesday, October 25, 201167ACalls upon (3)C. W. Stewart
Sunday, March 13, 201110DInterviewsPatrick Berry
Thursday, August 26, 201055DProbesHenry Hook
Tuesday, June 22, 201048DQueries (2)Barry C. Silk
Tuesday, June 15, 201053DQuestions (10)Jill Winslow
Thursday, March 11, 201054DExpresses wonder?John Farmer
Tuesday, January 26, 201046AQuestions (10)Paula Gamache
Saturday, August 29, 200921APuts it to (3)Doug Peterson
Wednesday, February 4, 200969AQueries (2)Paula Gamache
Thursday, September 4, 200858DPoses posersMatt Ginsberg
Sunday, August 10, 20088DEmulates a reporterWill Nediger
Tuesday, July 22, 200810DSeeks assistanceLynn Lempel
Monday, May 26, 20081DSeeks infoMark Sherwood
Wednesday, April 16, 200851DTests, in a wayEdward Sessa
Friday, February 29, 200858APoses (2)Patrick Berry
Thursday, February 21, 200852DSolicits (3)Peter A. Collins
Monday, December 10, 200730DPoses questionsLynn Lempel
Sunday, November 25, 200791DCalls (for) (3)Trip Payne
Saturday, September 8, 200712DBids (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sunday, June 17, 200711ALooks for helpTony Orbach & Patrick Blindauer
Sunday, April 29, 200798DShows curiosity (5)Henry Hook
Thursday, March 8, 200748DQuizzes (6)Gilbert H. Ludwig
Wednesday, March 7, 200733AGrills or pumpsRichard Silvestri
Wednesday, January 24, 200767ASets, as a priceGary Steinmehl
Tuesday, December 5, 200646AShows curiosity (5)Kenneth J. Berniker
Monday, December 12, 200547AInquires (about)Allan E. Parrish
Sunday, August 21, 2005122ARequiresByron Walden
Thursday, March 3, 200546DNames a priceByron Walden
Sunday, February 13, 200517DInterrogatesDaniel C. Bryant
Thursday, November 25, 200421DIs nosyNancy Salomon and Earl W. Reed
Tuesday, June 15, 200470AInquires (5)Nancy Kavanaugh
Sunday, April 11, 200434DTries to get informationPatrick Merrell
Wednesday, March 31, 200473ACalls for (3)Randy Sowell
Sunday, March 14, 200416DWants for a priceCraig Kasper
Tuesday, January 27, 200437DInvites (2)Randall J. Hartman
Monday, January 19, 20046DImploresZach Jesse
Tuesday, January 6, 200462DQuestions (10)Kent Lorentzen
Monday, October 20, 200350DInquires (5)Lynn Lempel
Saturday, June 28, 200326APoses (2)Robert H. Wolfe
Thursday, June 5, 200354ADemandsDavid J. Kahn
Monday, June 2, 200337AQuestions (10)Gregory E. Paul
Tuesday, February 4, 200323APumps for infoElizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, December 18, 200271ASets a price ofMerle Baker
Saturday, May 4, 200244ACalls (for) (3)Rich Norris
Sunday, November 25, 20015DCalls upon (3)Bob Klahn and Harvey Estes
Monday, April 30, 200136DQuestions (10)Peter Gordon
Monday, April 23, 200129DQuizzes (6)Gregory E. Paul
Tuesday, February 20, 200132AInquires (5)Steven Dorfman
Tuesday, October 3, 200020AIs inquisitiveTodd McClary
Sunday, September 3, 200037DEmulates Regis?David J. Kahn
Tuesday, June 20, 200043DQuestions (10)Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, May 9, 200031DEntreats (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, December 2, 199913DCalls upon (3)Mel Taub
Sunday, May 30, 199931ADoes something appealing?Cathy Millhauser
Tuesday, May 4, 199966ASolicits (3)Gayle Dean
Wednesday, April 28, 199928ASays "When?"Nancy Salomon
Monday, November 9, 199813DQuestions (10)Peter Gordon
Wednesday, September 2, 199855DResponds à la "Jeopardy!"Randall J. Hartman
Tuesday, July 28, 199862DInquires (5)Robert Dillman
Thursday, June 11, 199829DShows curiosity (5)Randall J. Hartman
Tuesday, December 16, 199713DEntreats (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, November 11, 199727DQuestions (10)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Wednesday, September 17, 19975AQuizzes (6)Karen Hodge
Thursday, April 3, 19971ATries to take (out)Richard Hughes
Sunday, January 19, 1997111DGrills (2)B. Klahn
Thursday, December 12, 199637AShows curiosity (5)J. R. Conrad
Thursday, November 28, 199632APuts it to (3)B. Klahn
Sunday, November 24, 199679AShows curiosity (5)M. Jacobson
Thursday, August 22, 199610AInvites (2)R. Norris
Tuesday, September 26, 199564AQuizzes (6)Bob Klahn & Raymond Hamel
Thursday, September 14, 199544AQuizzes (6)Chuck Deodene
Thursday, February 16, 199533ASolicits (3)Christopher Hurt
Saturday, December 17, 199411DImpetrates, with "for"Chuck Deodene
Monday, November 21, 199457DProposesNorman S. Wizer
Thursday, July 21, 199452DBids (2)Betty Jorgensen
Sunday, February 20, 1994115AWonders aloudHarvey Estes

2 results for ASKS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
August 3, 2003cryptic26D"Hee Haw" producer has 1,000 questions (4)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
September 16, 2001diagramless15DQueriesPeter Gordon

186 results for ASKS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, October 17, 19939DSets a priceJeanette K. BrillTaub
Wednesday, September 29, 199355DWants to knowDorothy ElliottTaub
Wednesday, August 11, 199361DInquiresEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tuesday, August 10, 19937DQueriesBetty JorgensenMaleska
Saturday, July 3, 199312DPosesTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, May 9, 1993114ARequestsIrene SmullyanMaleska
Monday, March 22, 199370ASolicitsMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Monday, February 15, 199350DInquiresAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wednesday, November 18, 199210AInquiresJames L. BeattyMaleska
Saturday, September 19, 199266AHas an inquiring mindEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Monday, July 6, 199220AQueriesJeff HerringtonMaleska
Monday, April 27, 19928DInvitesNancy JolineMaleska
Saturday, January 25, 199255DInquiresErnst TheimerMaleska
Tuesday, September 17, 199127AQueriesDon GroatMaleska
Wednesday, June 5, 199110AQuizzesMartin Ashwood-SmithMaleska
Monday, March 4, 199110AInquiresChristy RidleyMaleska
Wednesday, January 9, 19919DMakes an inquiryMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Monday, January 7, 199159DInvitesPeter SwiftMaleska
Tuesday, October 23, 199066DInterrogatesAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Tuesday, October 2, 199068AInterviewsEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Monday, June 25, 19904DRequestsFred TooleMaleska
Sunday, April 8, 199019DInquiresErnst TheimerMaleska
Monday, January 29, 199051AInquiresSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Saturday, November 11, 198945AInvitesFrances HansenMaleska
Friday, September 8, 19894DInquiresLois SidwayMaleska
Sunday, July 16, 1989108DInquiresPeggy DevlinMaleska
Monday, June 26, 198937DQuestionsEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Saturday, May 27, 198957DPuts it toStanley NewmanMaleska
Friday, May 12, 198925DQuizzesWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Sunday, April 9, 1989106DQuestionsArnold MossMaleska
Thursday, January 26, 198913DEmulates WaltersMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Monday, October 10, 198862AInquiresChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Monday, September 5, 198871AInquiresChristy RidleyMaleska
Saturday, June 25, 198847DCalls forJoe ClonickMaleska
Tuesday, February 9, 198869AInquiresEmory H. CainMaleska
Sunday, December 20, 198721DQueriesJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Friday, April 17, 198746DInvitesKathryn RighterMaleska
Tuesday, March 17, 198746DInvitesJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, December 28, 198612DQueriesVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Saturday, December 20, 198632DChargesVaughn KeithMaleska
Saturday, July 12, 198671AConducts an interviewLauferMaleska
Tuesday, March 25, 198611DInvitesBurnsMaleska
Tuesday, January 14, 19865ASolicitsPeter SwiftMaleska
Monday, June 24, 198538DFixes a priceNancy McCarthyMaleska
Tuesday, May 14, 198533DInquiresTangrediMaleska
Thursday, January 17, 198533DSeeks to find outWilliam CanineMaleska
Sunday, October 14, 19846ASolicitsBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Thursday, September 13, 19849AInquiresEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wednesday, August 22, 198436AInvitesMary S. SnyderMaleska
Wednesday, July 25, 198416DQueriesWhittenMaleska
Sunday, September 11, 198310DInvitesAlfio MicciMaleska
Thursday, June 23, 198313DInterrogatesAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Thursday, September 9, 198250DInquiresNorman S. WizerMaleska
Thursday, August 19, 198213DRequestsBraunMaleska
Monday, May 10, 198213DInquiresJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Monday, March 8, 198261AInquiresSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thursday, December 3, 198162AInvitesCarduffMaleska
Wednesday, April 1, 198112DRequestsErnst TheimerMaleska
Monday, January 26, 198153DInquiresSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wednesday, January 14, 19811DWrites to SantaTenfeldeMaleska
Tuesday, December 2, 198056DSolicitsJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thursday, November 27, 198063ADoes some interviewingC. J. AngioMaleska
Wednesday, June 25, 198065ASolicitsBernice GordonMaleska
Tuesday, June 10, 198010AQueriesBernice GordonMaleska
Sunday, May 25, 19801AQuestionsJean ReedMaleska
Saturday, May 3, 19801AInquiresRaeMaleska
Wednesday, April 30, 198035DQuestionsJohn ChervokasMaleska
Thursday, September 13, 197911DInvitesC. J. AngioMaleska
Monday, September 3, 197954DInvitesAlfio MicciMaleska
Sunday, July 29, 1979109DInquiresReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Wednesday, July 11, 197928DInquiresKathryn RighterMaleska
Wednesday, February 21, 197923AInquiresJean J. DavisonMaleska
Wednesday, January 31, 197923AInvitesMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Saturday, December 16, 197825DQuestionsJean J. DavisonMaleska
Friday, December 9, 197731DInvitesWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, July 17, 1977138DQuestionsAlex F. BlackMaleska
Sunday, June 5, 1977150AInvitesBarbara GillisMaleska
Saturday, April 23, 19777DSeeks to learnWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, June 27, 1976133AInvitesA. J. SantoraWeng
Friday, June 18, 197669ASeeks leaveAnn JenkinsWeng
Wednesday, November 5, 197513DRequestsRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Saturday, September 20, 197552DInvitesA. J. SantoraWeng
Sunday, August 31, 197561DInvitesBarbara LewisWeng
Friday, April 25, 197554DDesiresVictor GoldfarbWeng
Wednesday, January 1, 197551DInquiresDiana SessionsWeng
Sunday, June 16, 1974113ASeeks informationRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Friday, June 14, 197459AInterrogatesTap OsbornWeng
Monday, April 8, 197457AInvitesJay SpryWeng
Friday, February 22, 197462DInquiresAlice H. KaufmanWeng
Saturday, November 3, 19737DInvitesUnknownWeng
Thursday, June 28, 19731DInquiresUnknownWeng
Sunday, October 22, 197249DRequestsFrank NosoffWeng
Thursday, October 5, 19721AQueriesUnknownWeng
Wednesday, August 9, 197255DQuizzesUnknownWeng
Thursday, May 11, 197263AInvitesUnknownWeng
Thursday, February 10, 197256AExpectsUnknownWeng
Friday, December 3, 197151DInvitesUnknownWeng
Friday, November 12, 19711AWants to learnUnknownWeng
Friday, July 2, 197157AInvitesUnknownWeng
Wednesday, February 3, 19711ASolicitsUnknownWeng
Monday, November 30, 197065AInvitesUnknownWeng
Wednesday, October 7, 197059AQueriesUnknownWeng
Wednesday, August 19, 197025ARequiresUnknownWeng
Saturday, June 13, 197053DPetitionsUnknownWeng
Monday, March 23, 197013DCalls forUnknownWeng
Tuesday, January 6, 197013DSeeks informationUnknownWeng
Sunday, December 28, 196917DInvitesWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Friday, November 7, 196923DQueries.UnknownWeng
Sunday, April 20, 1969102ASays pleaseNancy AtkinsonWeng
Monday, March 24, 196971AInquires.UnknownWeng
Saturday, January 25, 196959DInquires.UnknownWeng
Tuesday, September 24, 196813DQuestions.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 2, 196858DRequests.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 2, 196869AInvites.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 8, 196864AInvites.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 24, 196715ARequests.Louis SabinFarrar
Wednesday, October 4, 196724DDemands.Sara V. TuckermanFarrar
Thursday, September 8, 19661DInvites.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 15, 196658AQueries.William LutwiniakFarrar
Tuesday, January 18, 196613DInvites.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 23, 196571AInquires of.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 9, 196546AEntreats.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 22, 196561DEntreats.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 13, 196513DInquires.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, March 18, 196521AQueries.UnknownFarrar
Friday, February 5, 196566AInvites.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 14, 196535AInquires.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, September 9, 19641DSeeks to know.UnknownFarrar
Friday, September 4, 196420AInvites.Louise EarnestFarrar
Monday, February 17, 196465ADemands.S. A. KayFarrar
Sunday, December 29, 1963154AInvites.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Wednesday, June 19, 19631DSolicits.UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 25, 196328DInvites.John ByrneFarrar
Thursday, December 20, 196234DSets as a price.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Saturday, November 17, 196245DInquires.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 6, 196273ARequests.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 16, 196165AQueries.UnknownFarrar
Friday, October 20, 196132DInvites.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 27, 196137DBids.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 3, 196113DInvites.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 26, 196022DInvites.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, May 7, 196066DInvites.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 2, 196010APetitions.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 30, 195965AInquires.Melville P. LiveranceFarrar
Tuesday, June 2, 195952DRequests.Madeline CorseFarrar
Saturday, March 28, 195945AQueries.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Friday, November 14, 19581DInvites.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, July 6, 195867DInvites.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Thursday, June 19, 195855DPetitions.Geraldine W. KingFarrar
Monday, June 2, 195867APetitions.Bernice GordonFarrar
Sunday, November 24, 195731AQuestions.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Friday, October 11, 195751DInquires.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, September 26, 195737AInvites.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Wednesday, August 28, 195748ARequests.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thursday, June 6, 195756DPuts a query.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thursday, January 10, 195738AQueries.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 3, 195625ARequests.Louis SabinFarrar
Wednesday, July 18, 195628ADemands.S. A. KayFarrar
Tuesday, June 5, 195629DInvites.Walt ClarkFarrar
Saturday, May 19, 195619ASeeks.J. F. KellyFarrar
Thursday, January 19, 195654DInvites.Madeline CorseFarrar
Tuesday, November 29, 195529DInvites.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, August 4, 195530DInquires.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thursday, July 7, 195510APetitions.Bernice GordonFarrar
Thursday, June 16, 19551AInvites.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 18, 195522AInquires.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wednesday, September 1, 195449DInquires.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thursday, July 1, 19541DPuts a price on.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 13, 1954130DInquires.Albert CarrollFarrar
Friday, March 12, 195467APuts a question.Bernice GordonFarrar
Wednesday, March 3, 195469AExpects.Roberta MorseFarrar
Friday, July 3, 195371ARequests.Roberta MorseFarrar
Tuesday, May 5, 195326DSeeks information.Sidney LambertFarrar
Saturday, April 4, 195370ADemands.Israel GitterFarrar
Wednesday, April 1, 195363AInvites.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thursday, December 4, 195213DSeeks to be informed about.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 22, 195223AInvites.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, January 12, 195269AInvites.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 18, 195153DRequests.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 11, 195156DInquires.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 24, 195168AQuestions.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, February 3, 195113DInvites.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, July 10, 194951DSolicits.Charles CrossFarrar
Sunday, November 12, 194481DInquires.Clara RusheFarrar
Sunday, September 5, 1943172APleads.J. C. DoesburgFarrar
Sunday, May 30, 19434DRequests.William SchoppFarrar