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

Monday, November 17, 201457AWhat "E" means on a gas gaugeTom McCoy
Saturday, May 17, 201444DIt's dangerous to run onBrad Wilber
Monday, October 21, 201354D"E" on a gas gaugeGary Cee
Tuesday, October 9, 201229DEvacuateJohn Guzzetta
Friday, July 20, 201242ADangerous thing to run onMartin Ashwood-Smith
Thursday, May 5, 20119ADrain (5)Joel Fagliano
Thursday, February 18, 201025ALike some promisesCaleb Madison
Wednesday, April 29, 200916ARecyclable itemBarry C. Silk
Sunday, February 8, 2009109DMeaninglessAlan Arbesfeld
Thursday, January 15, 200932DDrain (5)Patrick Blindauer
Saturday, October 4, 200828DDrain (5)Matt Ginsberg
Wednesday, December 19, 200753DBottle ready to be recycledVictor Fleming
Tuesday, July 10, 200767APour out fromPete Muller
Sunday, June 16, 200251DDrain (5)Manny Nosowsky
Monday, November 12, 200149DGas gauge warningJanice M. Putney
Tuesday, February 6, 200118AOn "E"Sherry O. Blackard
Sunday, June 27, 1999110ARecycled itemRobert Malinow
Monday, January 11, 199913DRunning on ___Randall J. Hartman
Wednesday, April 2, 199747ADrain (5)Mark Elliot Skolsky
Friday, October 13, 199518ADepletedCharles E. Gersch
Tuesday, September 12, 199522DGas gauge levelGregory E. Paul
Saturday, February 18, 199525AUninhabitedStephanie Spadaccini
Thursday, September 22, 199451DDepleteGeorge Quincy

2 results for EMPTY from Variety puzzles.

November 28, 2004acrosticQIn need of a mealEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon
September 19, 2004acrosticXNull; vacant; idleEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon

27 results for EMPTY from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, May 2, 1993138ABareArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Sunday, December 20, 199264DVacuousJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Wednesday, August 1, 199065AVacuousJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Friday, June 17, 198849DMeaninglessI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Tuesday, December 29, 198743AVacantDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Wednesday, April 24, 198549DVoidJoy L. WoukMaleska
Monday, April 8, 19856DVacantFrank GearyMaleska
Sunday, November 4, 198469AVacantErnst TheimerMaleska
Thursday, April 10, 197540DGas-gauge wordKansilWeng
Friday, April 4, 197519A"An ___ bag cannot stand upright"Hugh McElroyWeng
Wednesday, October 23, 197431DMeaninglessHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Tuesday, September 25, 197327DLike some promisesUnknownWeng
Thursday, August 27, 19707DVoidUnknownWeng
Tuesday, October 7, 196934DMeaningless.UnknownWeng
Monday, June 30, 196969ABlank.UnknownWeng
Sunday, November 24, 196811DVacuousHerbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, December 3, 19671DMeaningless.Diana SessionsFarrar
Friday, August 4, 196734DVacant.Ronald C. HirschfeldFarrar
Monday, August 8, 196639AUnfurnished.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 22, 196545DReady to eat.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 29, 196531DBlank.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 15, 196513ASenseless.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 17, 196436AWanting substance.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, February 19, 196451DBlank.Anne FoxFarrar
Wednesday, October 16, 196361AWorthless.Michael DubinFarrar
Friday, July 5, 196327AMeaningless.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 16, 196134DInsincere.UnknownFarrar