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209 Results for IDEAS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, August 23, 20159D"___ are like beards; men do not have them until they grow up": VoltaireJoel Fagliano
Wednesday, April 1, 201512DSome of the best ones are crazySharon Delorme
Monday, July 28, 201414ANotions (4)Tom McCoy
Wednesday, January 29, 201453DBits of creativityMichael Black
Sunday, December 15, 2013115ASome notepad jottingsJeff Chen
Tuesday, May 28, 20135DSome intellectual propertyDan Feyer
Wednesday, April 10, 201346DGray matter outputJulian Lim
Monday, May 7, 201222DOutputs of brainstormingGuy Tabachnick
Monday, January 23, 201216ABrainstorms (4)Sarah Keller
Sunday, September 25, 20118DThings to think aboutPaul Hunsberger
Sunday, July 10, 201150ASome people have funny onesBen Pall and David Kahn
Monday, April 18, 201116ACreative thoughtsJames Tuttle
Monday, September 20, 201034DNotions (4)Bernice Gordon
Tuesday, February 16, 201019ABrainstormer's outputPaul Hunsberger
Saturday, November 21, 200918ABrains' gainsGary J. Whitehead
Sunday, November 15, 200965AMental flashesElizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, December 29, 200832DInventors have themKevin Donovan
Tuesday, May 13, 200856D"An invasion of armies can be resisted; an invasion of ___ cannot be resisted": HugoCaleb Madison
Sunday, May 11, 2008109DThey might be bounced off othersTony Orbach and Patrick Blindauer
Tuesday, April 8, 200820AThink tank products (3)Dave Mackey
Sunday, February 3, 200825DThey may be funny or brightMatt Ginsberg
Thursday, December 20, 200725DInspirations (2)Peter A. Collins
Tuesday, October 16, 20078DThey may be brightMichael Kaplan
Friday, March 23, 20078DHead lights?Manny Nosowsky
Monday, January 8, 200717AThink tank products (3)Harriet Clifton
Sunday, December 24, 200688A"Don't get any ___"Brendan Emmett Quigley
Thursday, June 29, 200620AMind set? (3)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Monday, April 25, 200515ABrainstorms (4)Alison Donald
Tuesday, September 21, 200422AInspirations (2)Andrea Carla Michaels
Thursday, September 2, 200423ABean products? (2)David J. Kahn
Saturday, March 6, 20044D"Any ___?"Ed Early
Friday, November 21, 200324DBits of ingenuityDavid Ainslie Macleod
Thursday, October 23, 200347ASuggestion box fillMichael Shteyman
Thursday, October 16, 200315ABean products? (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, May 19, 20035DBright thoughtsTrip Payne
Sunday, November 10, 200225AThey're sometimes funnyCathy Millhauser
Tuesday, October 8, 200261ABrain wavesSherry O. Blackard
Monday, July 1, 200251DThink tank outputAllan E. Parrish
Wednesday, May 29, 200229D"Gibraltar may be strong, but ___ are impregnable": EmersonAlan Olschwang
Sunday, November 18, 200120AHead starts?Jim Page
Wednesday, September 26, 200164AThey're sometimes wildStephen Budiansky
Tuesday, August 7, 200112DThink tank nuggets (2)Mark P. Sherwood
Sunday, July 29, 200188AFancies (2)Michael Ashley
Thursday, June 28, 200133DHead sets?Alan Arbesfeld
Monday, May 7, 200123D"Don't get any funny ___!" (3)Nancy Salomon and Bob Frank
Sunday, March 25, 20019DFancies (2)Trip Payne
Tuesday, February 27, 200132AThink tank nuggets (2)M. Preston Sherwood
Thursday, September 21, 200023ABean sprouts?Elizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, February 7, 200030DThink tank products (3)Gregory E. Paul
Monday, October 4, 199927A"Don't get any funny ___!" (3)Joey Crumley
Friday, August 6, 199947DMind set? (3)Raymond Hamel
Wednesday, June 16, 199919ABrillianciesGilbert H. Ludwig
Monday, June 7, 199931A"Don't get any funny ___!" (3)Robert O. Dillman
Saturday, May 29, 199943DSome are brightRandolph Ross
Friday, February 26, 199965AThink pieces?Martin Ashwood-Smith
Thursday, December 3, 199851DNotions (4)Cathy Millhauser
Sunday, August 9, 199880DAbstractionsChristopher Hurt
Tuesday, December 9, 199710DNotions (4)Fran and Lou Sabin
Wednesday, June 12, 199650DImpressionsD. C. Baldwin
Sunday, November 19, 199583DMind set? (3)Cathy Millhauser
Wednesday, June 7, 199530DSome of them are crazyMartin Schneider
Thursday, February 23, 199562ABrainstorms (4)Daniel R. Stark
Tuesday, January 3, 199572ABrainstorms (4)Rich Norris
Wednesday, October 5, 199429DConceptsFran & Lou Sabin
Saturday, July 2, 199412DFlashesBryant White
Monday, January 24, 199433DCreativityJanie Lyons

2 results for IDEAS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
December 25, 2011panda43AWhat Sadie has in mindMel Taub
October 2, 2011cryptic21DSadie changed lightbulbs? (5)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon

141 results for IDEAS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wednesday, August 11, 19933DConceptsEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tuesday, November 10, 199226DLight bulbs, in comicsPeter GordonMaleska
Sunday, August 16, 1992101DConceptsIrene SmullyanMaleska
Saturday, June 27, 199238DStarts of inventionsDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Friday, June 12, 19925AConceptsWayne Hall-EastmanMaleska
Sunday, January 12, 1992100AImpressionsBarbara SpringerMaleska
Wednesday, October 16, 199133DPatent basesMartin Ashwood-SmithMaleska
Wednesday, September 18, 199125AComic-strip light bulbsKenneth HaxtonMaleska
Monday, September 9, 199139DMental formulasRoger H. CourtneyMaleska
Tuesday, November 27, 199048AThoughtsAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Saturday, May 19, 199020ABrainchildrenPatterson PeppleMaleska
Sunday, October 22, 198976DThink-tanks outputPhyllis FehringerMaleska
Monday, August 14, 198922DConceptsPeter G. SnowMaleska
Monday, July 24, 198950ANotionsPeter G. SnowMaleska
Sunday, July 2, 1989100ABrainstormsErnst TheimerMaleska
Friday, March 24, 198922DConceptsWilliam CanineMaleska
Saturday, March 11, 19894DWhat Dorcas Cochran gets in a 1951 songBernard MerenMaleska
Monday, January 9, 198914ANotionsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tuesday, October 25, 198821ANotionsChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Sunday, September 25, 198841DNotionsBetty JorgensenMaleska
Friday, September 23, 198810D"I Get ___," 1951 songRita YelleMaleska
Wednesday, December 23, 198751AConcepts or conceitsChristopher PageMaleska
Thursday, November 5, 198740AConceitsJohnsonMaleska
Wednesday, April 16, 19866DMental light bulbsRoger H. CourtneyMaleska
Monday, February 4, 198565ABrainstormsBurnsMaleska
Saturday, December 22, 198434D"Light bulbs"Kenneth HaxtonMaleska
Friday, December 7, 19847DFanciesPageMaleska
Wednesday, November 7, 198437DLight-bulb lightersWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tuesday, November 6, 198423AWhat thinkers produceAveryMaleska
Thursday, May 17, 198431DBrain flashesFrank GearyMaleska
Wednesday, May 2, 198419AConceptionsWorthingMaleska
Saturday, November 5, 198329DBrainstormsRobert KatzMaleska
Saturday, September 24, 198356DSuppositionsPeter SwiftMaleska
Sunday, September 4, 19838ANotionsMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Tuesday, August 16, 198355AThoughtsElaine GeorgeMaleska
Saturday, August 13, 198338ABrainstormsWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, October 3, 1982144AFanciesCharles BaronMaleska
Friday, June 25, 19828DNotionsBert RosenfieldMaleska
Saturday, February 6, 198248DNotionsJohn GreenmanMaleska
Wednesday, November 25, 198132AProducts of cerebrationElio DesiderioMaleska
Thursday, November 12, 198152DBrainstormsRobert KatzMaleska
Monday, March 2, 198145DConceptsEdward MarcheseMaleska
Saturday, February 14, 198112DNew slantsJim ModneyMaleska
Tuesday, January 6, 198137AFanciesKay SullivanMaleska
Saturday, October 11, 198027D"I Get ___," 1951 songWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Saturday, July 26, 19808D"I Get ___," 1951 songRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Saturday, December 22, 197945DInklingsA. J. SantoraMaleska
Monday, December 3, 197918DNotionsMaduraMaleska
Monday, October 22, 197971ANotionsBrumbauchMaleska
Friday, December 29, 197853D"I Get ___," 1951 songJudson G. TrentMaleska
Tuesday, December 19, 197822DImagesRussellMaleska
Wednesday, July 19, 197813DNotionsA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thursday, November 17, 197712DAuthor's notebook itemsArnold MossMaleska
Monday, August 8, 197761A"I Get ___" (pop song)BernsteinMaleska
Sunday, May 15, 197731ANotionsMaria G. RiceMaleska
Monday, November 22, 197629DInventors' fortesSamuel K. FliegnerWeng
Tuesday, August 17, 197630DNotionsAnthony B. CanningWeng
Sunday, July 18, 1976151AImpressionsGeorge Rose SmithWeng
Friday, June 11, 19762DBrainstormsGeorge MadridWeng
Tuesday, May 25, 197650APreliminary plansJack L. SteinhardtWeng
Thursday, October 17, 197417AThoughtsJack LuzzattoWeng
Thursday, October 10, 197423AConceptsNorton RhoadesWeng
Monday, September 30, 197423AImpressionsJoseph McLaughlinWeng
Tuesday, July 9, 197433AFanciesChristine TilgnerWeng
Friday, March 1, 197443ABrain wavesReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Sunday, July 15, 197318DConceptsGeorge Rose SmithWeng
Sunday, February 11, 197326ANotionsJohn C. LaflinWeng
Monday, January 15, 197356AConceptsUnknownWeng
Tuesday, November 14, 197259AInventors' fortesUnknownWeng
Wednesday, October 18, 197254DNotionsUnknownWeng
Saturday, February 26, 197253ABrainstormsUnknownWeng
Wednesday, February 9, 197222AConceptsUnknownWeng
Thursday, November 11, 197151AConceptsUnknownWeng
Monday, October 25, 197154DViewsUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 24, 197129AConvictionsMel RosenWeng
Monday, December 14, 197035DInventor's stock-in-tradeUnknownWeng
Friday, November 13, 197021DConceptsArthur SchulmanWeng
Friday, April 3, 19706DBrainstorming resultsUnknownWeng
Sunday, February 1, 19707DLight bulbs, in the comicsHerbert EttensonWeng
Saturday, November 29, 19694DSeminar products.UnknownWeng
Monday, August 4, 196918AInventors' fortes.UnknownWeng
Thursday, April 24, 196957AThinker's aims.UnknownWeng
Sunday, April 20, 196970AInklingsNancy AtkinsonWeng
Sunday, April 28, 196831DThoughts.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sunday, November 19, 196762ADesigns.William LutwiniakFarrar
Tuesday, July 25, 196743AIntellectual results.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Sunday, July 9, 196734DOpinions.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Monday, November 21, 196637AInspirations.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 1, 196623DInspirations.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, September 15, 196532AThoughts.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 17, 196514ANotions.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, February 20, 196513AMental accomplishments.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, January 27, 196547DAdman's forte.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 11, 196444AAdam's product.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 2, 196421ANotions.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 18, 196340AThoughts.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 18, 196331DBrainstorms, for example.UnknownFarrar
Friday, June 28, 196343ANotions.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 11, 196349DInspirations.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sunday, October 21, 196254ANotions.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Tuesday, October 31, 196136AInklings.UnknownFarrar
Monday, October 23, 196164AThoughts.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 27, 196041DOpinions.UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 29, 196065ABrain products.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 5, 196049DInspirations.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 13, 195928DNotions.Harold T. BersFarrar
Thursday, June 20, 19575DConcepts.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thursday, April 18, 195747ANew slants.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Saturday, February 9, 195740AFancies.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, September 18, 1955136AProjects.Helen BernardFarrar
Tuesday, July 12, 195527AThoughts.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, June 26, 1955133AInventor's forte.Harold D. CannonFarrar
Tuesday, March 22, 195514ANotions.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, October 21, 195457APlans of action.S. A. KayFarrar
Friday, August 6, 195432DCerebration products.Alice CookFarrar
Thursday, June 3, 195442APlans of action.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Monday, May 24, 195445DPlans.S. A. KayFarrar
Wednesday, November 25, 195314ABrain products.Willard JordanFarrar
Wednesday, July 22, 195317DBrain products.Bernice GordonFarrar
Friday, February 27, 195312DWhat a copywriter should have.Harold T. BersFarrar
Monday, January 12, 195345APlans of action.Louise RabbFarrar
Thursday, August 21, 195221DRequisites for cartoonists.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 5, 195114AConcepts.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 20, 195168AThoughts.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 20, 195137DPlans of action.S. A. KayFarrar
Saturday, May 26, 195111DCopywriters' stock in trade.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 21, 195146DThoughts.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 5, 195112AWeapons of psychological warfare.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 18, 195174DPreliminary plans.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Wednesday, November 1, 195031DConcepts.UnknownFarrar
Friday, October 20, 19502DNotions.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 22, 195011DProjects.Alice CookFarrar
Sunday, August 15, 194867DDesigns.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, December 1, 194663DAbstractions.S. K. FliegnerFarrar
Sunday, January 21, 194578AConcepts.L. K. PetersFarrar
Sunday, December 3, 19443DConcepts.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, December 26, 1943135ASuppositions.I. KertFarrar
Sunday, October 3, 1943151AImpressions.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, June 13, 1943127DNotions.Joseph C. EmidyFarrar
Sunday, March 14, 194377DFormulated thoughts.Charles ErlenkotterFarrar
Sunday, October 11, 194230DNotions.Alvin AshbyFarrar