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28 Results

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Wednesday, January 14, 201552APopular takeout optionCaleb Emmons
Sunday, January 26, 201486ATakeout choice (2)Daniel A. Finan
Thursday, January 2, 201425ALike virtually all gold medalists in Olympic table tennisTodd Gross
Tuesday, September 10, 201371ALanguage that's the source of the words answered by this puzzle's starred cluesZhouqin Burnikel
Thursday, February 10, 201112DSomething full of interesting characters?Derek Bowman
Sunday, October 5, 20089DTakeout option (2)Byron Walden
Thursday, September 20, 200724ATakeout choice (2)Alex Boisvert
Sunday, August 13, 200676ASome takeoutDerrick Niederman
Thursday, August 30, 200145ALike fan-tan and tangramsCathy Millhauser
Saturday, March 3, 200122ATakeout option (2)Fraser Simpson
Tuesday, June 23, 199827AKind of lanternRich Norris
Tuesday, August 12, 19975DHong Kong residents, nowJanet R. Bender
Monday, August 8, 19947DOne-fifth of humankindSidney L. Robbins

2 results for CHINESE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
April 7, 2013acrosticKWhat one in six may speak inEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon
September 7, 2003acrosticEThose who call themselves "Zhongguo ren"Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon

13 results for CHINESE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, August 1, 199384DKind of lanternMartin FassMaleska
Monday, December 14, 199238ATaipei nativesJeff HerringtonMaleska
Monday, May 2, 198838AKind of lanternFrances HansenMaleska
Sunday, June 24, 198473DCertain checkersAlfio MicciMaleska
Sunday, June 27, 198218AHakka or WuI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Thursday, December 21, 197852AKind of checkersNorton RhoadesMaleska
Saturday, December 10, 197744DPeople in Pearl Buck's "Sons"Arthur SchulmanMaleska
Saturday, May 19, 197324APearl Buck peopleUnknownWeng
Tuesday, February 6, 197360AKind of puzzleUnknownWeng
Monday, December 21, 197042DShade of redUnknownWeng
Friday, July 5, 19685DAsian.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 31, 196691AOriental.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sunday, January 17, 196530AMandarin.Anne FoxFarrar