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24 Results for BOPS

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

Tuesday, July 21, 201512ANoggin knocksDavid Phillips
Saturday, April 4, 20151DMoves energeticallyNed White
Monday, November 18, 20131AConks on the head (2)Edgar Fontaine
Sunday, May 29, 201189ARuns (around), informallyJeremy Newton and Tony Orbach
Monday, September 27, 201026DKnocks on the nogginJanice M. Putney
Sunday, March 15, 200929DHits with one's fistPatrick Berry
Sunday, April 1, 200710ABits of Three Stooges violencePaula Gamache
Tuesday, April 8, 200333DConks on the head (2)Verna Suit
Sunday, October 20, 2002103DDances to jazzHarvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Friday, October 12, 200120DHard knocks (2)Manny Nosowsky
Sunday, September 17, 200077DHard knocks (2)Nelson Hardy
Monday, July 3, 20001DConks (2)Marjorie Berg
Wednesday, December 25, 19967DHits, in slangN. S. Ross
Saturday, May 4, 19968AConks (2)B. Klahn

10 results for BOPS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Saturday, March 13, 199341AConksKevin BoyleMaleska
Sunday, February 9, 19921DConksJohn GreenmanMaleska
Saturday, January 14, 198923AConksBert RosenfieldMaleska
Thursday, December 10, 198723DConksCharlotte ShoreMaleska
Monday, November 17, 198625DConksSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tuesday, December 25, 198425DConksAveryMaleska
Sunday, July 25, 198286ABeltsAlex F. BlackMaleska
Thursday, November 4, 197626DComic-strip blowsFarrantWeng
Tuesday, August 5, 19751DJazz formsJoseph McLaughlinWeng
Sunday, March 3, 195741DJazz tunes.A. J. SantoraFarrar