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

Thursday, August 15, 201342AWhat the circled letter in this answer represents, homophonicallyJeff Chen
Saturday, October 3, 200951AFixationDoug Peterson
Thursday, January 24, 200259AMinor obsession (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Friday, May 11, 200162AMinor obsession (2)Martin Ashwood-Smith

5 results for BEEINONESBONNET from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Tuesday, May 23, 198917AFanciful ideaEileen LexauMaleska
Thursday, April 11, 19747DObsessionMargery BernsteinWeng
Sunday, July 3, 196623AFanciful idea.William LutwiniakFarrar
Tuesday, February 21, 196137AFixed or fantastic notion.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 2, 195524AObsessive notion.Jules ArensbergFarrar