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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tuesday, April 15, 201460DTurkeyGary Cee
Sunday, December 29, 2013111DDud (5)Joel Fagliano
Tuesday, March 12, 201311DBig failure (2)Bruce Sutphin and Neville Fogarty
Saturday, February 25, 201251AWashout (2)Barry C. Silk
Sunday, December 5, 20105DEdselBen Pall
Monday, October 11, 201059ADud (5)Robert Fisher
Tuesday, March 2, 201042DDud (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Saturday, September 12, 200949DDud (5)Barry C. Silk
Friday, June 26, 200945DLay an egg (3)Lynn Lempel
Friday, July 13, 200751ADog (2)Manny Nosowsky
Wednesday, July 12, 200654AEgg layer?Richard Chisholm
Sunday, August 28, 200572DDog (2)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Thursday, May 26, 20053DLead balloonDavid J. Kahn
Sunday, May 22, 200568DHit's oppositeA. J. Santora
Sunday, June 27, 200461AWashout (2)Peter Abide and Steven Kahn
Monday, January 27, 200358ATurkey, businesswiseStanley Newman
Wednesday, June 5, 200210ALay an egg (3)Richard Silvestri
Monday, April 8, 200263ASorry failureRichard Chisholm
Thursday, October 4, 200153DNo hitDavid J. Kahn
Wednesday, July 11, 200157DLay an egg (3)Richard Silvestri
Tuesday, December 19, 20006ABomb (4)Fred Piscop
Wednesday, August 30, 200053DAngel's worryBrendan Emmett Quigley
Monday, May 8, 200050DBig failure (2)Ed Early
Saturday, January 2, 199921ABomb (4)Rich Norris
Monday, October 5, 199810ABig dudPeter Gordon
Thursday, January 22, 199838ABomb (4)Patrick Jordan
Monday, September 22, 19973DDud (5)Gregory E. Paul
Friday, September 20, 199623AAngel's dreadJ. Page
Sunday, October 8, 199517DBomb (4)Nancy Nicholson Joline

42 results for FLOP from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thursday, September 16, 19931ALay an eggLois SidwayTaub
Tuesday, September 7, 199310AFailureMorton B. BraunTaub
Sunday, August 15, 199329DTurkeyJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Friday, October 23, 199238ABombTimothy S. LewisMaleska
Friday, March 13, 199210ATurkeyErnst TheimerMaleska
Monday, December 17, 199055DFailEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Friday, August 4, 198951DBroadway bombEli WesoffMaleska
Wednesday, June 28, 19891AComplete failureElaine GeorgeMaleska
Tuesday, March 28, 19891DFall clumsilyAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sunday, September 18, 198821ABombJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Tuesday, May 17, 19881ABroadway bombFrances HansenMaleska
Saturday, August 29, 198735DAngel's bad newsJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Tuesday, September 18, 198433AB'way bombNancy McCarthyMaleska
Tuesday, August 7, 198433ATheatrical failureNancy McCarthyMaleska
Monday, May 14, 198457DBroadway bombCharles EnglerMaleska
Sunday, November 13, 198390DTurkeyDiana SessionsMaleska
Tuesday, June 21, 19831ABroadway bombVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Tuesday, May 24, 198333DTurkey on BroadwayJudson G. TrentMaleska
Tuesday, December 14, 19821DFailureNancy McCarthyMaleska
Tuesday, November 3, 198157ATurkey carved by reviewersKay SullivanMaleska
Tuesday, July 1, 198010ABroadway turkeyHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Monday, July 16, 197950DFailure, in show bizHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Saturday, June 23, 197924ATurkey devoured by criticsC. J. AngioMaleska
Monday, January 8, 197935ATurkeyEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Monday, November 20, 197848DFailureHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Monday, May 8, 197861AOpposite of a hitJean J. DavisonMaleska
Tuesday, April 6, 19766AFailureEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Saturday, August 30, 197556DFailureTap OsbornWeng
Sunday, April 6, 197510ADudAnne FoxWeng
Monday, March 17, 197525AFiascoWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Monday, February 3, 19756ABroadway bombEvelyn B. RosenthalWeng
Monday, February 8, 19711DDudUnknownWeng
Sunday, April 6, 196943AFail, familiarlyNancy SchusterWeng
Friday, January 5, 19683DFailure: Collaq.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 1, 19671AA dud on the Rialto.George LaczkoFarrar
Sunday, April 17, 196672DFizzle.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Thursday, January 21, 19651DShort-lived play.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, September 25, 19631DDud.S. A. KayFarrar
Thursday, July 19, 196223DBroadway tragedy.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, February 13, 196052DOpposite of a hit.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, October 21, 19591DCousin of a dud.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 19, 195952AFall with a thud.UnknownFarrar