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249 Results for LIES

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Thursday, July 30, 201527ANot just deceptionBrendan Emmett Quigley
Friday, November 22, 201327AReposesPatrick Berry
Saturday, September 7, 20138DFictional accountsJulian Lim
Friday, August 9, 20137DCreates an account?Patrick Berry
Friday, June 14, 20139A"Debts and ___ are generally mixed together": RabelaisPatrick Berry
Monday, April 18, 201117APrevaricationsJames Tuttle
Monday, April 11, 201129D"That's all false, and you know it!"Ian Livengood
Saturday, December 25, 201039AIsn't straight (2)Stanley Newman
Tuesday, November 16, 201030DPropaganda, often (2)Ian Livengood
Sunday, September 12, 201074DFabrications (3)Paula Gamache
Tuesday, February 2, 201018AFabrications (3)Alex Fay
Friday, December 4, 200943AThey often come in packsMartin Ashwood-Smith
Monday, November 23, 200944ABig fibsBen Pall
Monday, November 9, 200916AWhoppers (2)Lynn Lempel
Sunday, November 8, 2009113AIsn't straight (2)Robert W. Harris
Sunday, November 1, 200930DWhite ones are littleMatt Ginsberg and Pete Muller
Sunday, March 1, 200928ASome excusesRobert W. Harris
Sunday, January 11, 200976DTells it like it isn't (2)David J. Kahn
Wednesday, October 29, 200824DLinks positionsSteven L. Zisser
Friday, February 8, 200828DStoryteller's packMike Nothnagel
Friday, July 27, 200754ACry of vehement denialJohn R. Conrad
Sunday, April 22, 2007142D"Here ___ ..."Victor Fleming
Monday, March 26, 200723DUntruths (2)Eric Fischer
Thursday, October 26, 200634DStays flatTodd McClary and Dave Tuller
Tuesday, February 21, 200627DTall talesLisa Wiseman
Tuesday, December 27, 20057DEmpty promisesLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Sunday, April 10, 2005139A"Hogwash!" (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, March 10, 200557DSprawlsEd Early
Saturday, December 11, 200459AIs positioned (3)James E. Buell
Tuesday, February 10, 200418ATitle start of a 2003 Al Franken best sellerSeth A. Abel
Tuesday, December 9, 20037DEpitaph wordAlan Arbesfeld
Saturday, May 17, 200327DFiction collectionBob Peoples
Sunday, May 11, 20035DInventionsPatrick Berry
Friday, February 7, 200325DIs positioned (3)Michael Shteyman
Thursday, September 26, 20029DCry before and after "all"Manny Nosowsky
Thursday, August 8, 200213DNot just evasionsPatrick Merrell
Sunday, March 3, 2002113D"Hogwash!" (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, January 7, 200267ATells it like it isn't (2)Peter Gordon
Thursday, November 22, 200169AIs proneRichard Silvestri
Monday, August 6, 200112DSome Pinocchio pronouncementsBernice Gordon
Wednesday, June 27, 200157ABaloney (2)Michael Shteyman
Tuesday, May 22, 200143APolygraph detectionsJohn D. Leavy
Saturday, December 23, 200050AExtendsBob Klahn
Monday, October 23, 200053DUntruths (2)Nancy Salomon and Marjorie Berg
Monday, September 25, 200038DCommits perjuryPeter Gordon
Tuesday, August 1, 200037DGolf positionsRandall J. Hartman
Wednesday, November 3, 199922AMore than fudgesGreg Staples
Monday, February 15, 199934AFalsehoodsRandall J. Hartman
Thursday, May 21, 199846DInventions, so to speakCathy Millhauser
Sunday, May 17, 199895DEquivocator's forteDavid J. Kahn and Hillary B. Kahn
Sunday, January 4, 199873AAccused's retortMark Danna
Thursday, November 27, 199723D"Fairy tales" (3)Kiran S. Kedlaya
Wednesday, September 10, 199749AAll hogwashRandall J. Hartman
Monday, September 8, 199744APrevaricates (2)Robert Goldberg
Saturday, August 2, 199719APropaganda, often (2)Ed Early
Tuesday, June 25, 199621ABaloney (2)Randall J. Hartman
Monday, June 24, 199657D"True___"M. Schneider
Sunday, May 19, 199664DFabrications (3)C.M. Deber
Friday, March 8, 199621DIs positioned (3)R. Ross
Tuesday, January 16, 19966A"Fairy tales" (3)R. Hartman
Monday, August 14, 199556DFibsBen Wheelock
Monday, October 17, 199462APrevaricates (2)Jonathan Schmatzbach
Sunday, May 29, 199440A"Hogwash!" (3)Janet R. Bender
Sunday, January 30, 1994100D"Fairy tales" (3)Alex K. Justin
Monday, December 20, 199323DWhoppers (2)Norma Steinberg

2 results for LIES from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
March 3, 2013takeaway51DDepartme*t store sectio*Matt Ginsberg
April 30, 2006acrosticY"Half the ___ they tell about me aren't true" (Yogi Berra)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon

182 results for LIES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Monday, August 16, 199310APrevaricationsMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Thursday, August 12, 199321DReclinesRobert DillmanMaleska
Thursday, January 14, 199342AFalse testimonyA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wednesday, November 18, 199267APerjuresJames L. BeattyMaleska
Sunday, November 8, 199225DThese sometimes come in a packNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Thursday, November 5, 199224AFalse propagandaDaniel GirardiMaleska
Sunday, September 27, 199283A"Sex, ___ and Videotape," 1989 filmRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Tuesday, May 5, 199211DPrevaricatesBetty JorgensenMaleska
Wednesday, March 4, 199218DPrevaricatesBert RosenfieldMaleska
Wednesday, July 24, 199124APseudologists' fortesGayle DeanMaleska
Wednesday, November 7, 199034DIs situatedLois SidwayMaleska
Friday, August 24, 199030DTaradiddlesJune A. BoggsMaleska
Sunday, February 11, 19903DU.N.'s Trygve and kinArnold MossMaleska
Sunday, December 10, 198959DPrevaricatesJim PageMaleska
Tuesday, July 11, 198917APrevaricatesReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Monday, July 3, 198937AGolf positionsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wednesday, January 11, 198923ADeceivesBernice GordonMaleska
Friday, October 14, 198812DFalsehoodsMarjorie PedersenMaleska
Friday, July 22, 198842APrevaricationsIrene SmullyanMaleska
Thursday, April 28, 198830DFalsehoodsKathryn RighterMaleska
Sunday, January 17, 198889AIs mendaciousWarren W. ReichMaleska
Tuesday, November 24, 198717AReclinesJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tuesday, November 3, 19873DWhoppersMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Saturday, March 21, 198756AFibsElio DesiderioMaleska
Friday, February 20, 198737AEpitaph verbEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Friday, November 21, 198620AConcerns of P.G.A. playersJudith PerryMaleska
Wednesday, July 23, 198655DTall talesShirley SolowayMaleska
Wednesday, March 26, 198635DIs situatedLarry GoldhirschMaleska
Wednesday, March 12, 198622AFalsifiesRhonda KrausMaleska
Wednesday, November 20, 198518D" . . . believing in old men's ___ . . . ": PoundWilliam JarvisMaleska
Wednesday, June 26, 198561AWhoppersElaine GeorgeMaleska
Saturday, August 18, 198423APrevaricationsPeter G. SnowMaleska
Thursday, July 26, 198439AGolfers' concernsMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Friday, February 24, 198419ASome storiesLois SidwayMaleska
Friday, January 27, 198435APinocchio's nose-growersMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Saturday, October 29, 198312DStretchesSam Bellotto, Jr.Maleska
Saturday, September 24, 198361DPure fictionPeter SwiftMaleska
Thursday, May 26, 198354AWord on a tombstoneBernice GordonMaleska
Wednesday, February 9, 198355DPinocchio's wrongsJohn GreenmanMaleska
Tuesday, November 16, 198258DEpitaph verbWhittenMaleska
Sunday, October 10, 198266DTall talesAlfio MicciMaleska
Thursday, September 23, 198235ATwists the truthJeanne WilsonMaleska
Saturday, January 2, 198236AGolf predicaments, at timesMaramarcoMaleska
Saturday, October 3, 198148APure fictionVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Wednesday, July 22, 198140A"O! that way madness ___": King LearLouis SabinMaleska
Sunday, May 31, 1981115APolygraph indicationsRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sunday, May 3, 198146DTwisted talesA. J. SantoraMaleska
Saturday, February 28, 198133DDouble talk, at timesBernice GordonMaleska
Sunday, January 11, 198169AIago's forteStanley GlassMaleska
Wednesday, October 22, 198037DEpitaph verbPlattMaleska
Monday, October 20, 198043ATells talesAlfio MicciMaleska
Monday, April 28, 198018DIs situatedHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, February 10, 198012DPure (or impure) fictionLouis BaronMaleska
Sunday, December 30, 197933AIago's forteE.T.M.Maleska
Tuesday, December 11, 197913AFibsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thursday, March 8, 19797DEpitaph verbWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, January 15, 197940DPrevaricatesLivingstonMaleska
Saturday, December 16, 197818AIago's forteJean J. DavisonMaleska
Thursday, April 20, 197829DTales from AnaniasKathryn RighterMaleska
Monday, February 20, 19781DGolfers' concernsJohnsonMaleska
Monday, September 19, 197737DUntruthsRickertMaleska
Sunday, August 21, 1977102AWhoppersJack LuzzattoMaleska
Thursday, June 2, 197716AThese enlarged Pinocchio's noseHenry HookMaleska
Wednesday, May 4, 197719AFiction of a sortHenry HookMaleska
Wednesday, March 16, 197719DReclinesEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Friday, September 17, 197657AFibsDennis ListortWeng
Monday, May 17, 197631DWhoppersLouise EarnestWeng
Monday, January 26, 197623AExtendsMartha J. DeWittWeng
Monday, November 24, 197523ATrygve and familyMartha J. DeWittWeng
Thursday, September 25, 19753D"Uneasy ___ the head . . . "Paul R. BarnesWeng
Tuesday, July 29, 197528DIs situatedBert H. KruseWeng
Monday, July 21, 197539ATrygve and familyDeborah YorkWeng
Wednesday, February 19, 19752DA pack of ___Alfio MicciWeng
Monday, June 3, 197455ATurf positionsG. G. CookWeng
Wednesday, May 15, 197470ARestsMary DormanWeng
Friday, April 19, 197453D___ low (hides out)Norton RhoadesWeng
Thursday, December 20, 197346APerjurers' statementsUnknownWeng
Saturday, August 11, 197318AWhite and barefacedUnknownWeng
Saturday, March 24, 197321DExtendsUnknownWeng
Thursday, August 17, 197221DTrygve and familyUnknownWeng
Friday, August 4, 197236AFibsUnknownWeng
Sunday, July 2, 1972128DExtendsAnne FoxWeng
Wednesday, July 28, 197149DIs situatedUnknownWeng
Friday, May 14, 197126DTaradiddler's talesUnknownWeng
Sunday, April 25, 197194A"No More ___" (Dick Gregory)Nancy W. AtkinsonWeng
Wednesday, November 18, 197017ATells whoppersUnknownWeng
Tuesday, January 13, 197042AGolfers' problemsUnknownWeng
Thursday, November 13, 196929DReclines.UnknownWeng
Sunday, July 27, 1969102AGolf positionsRuth BallWeng
Wednesday, July 9, 196917A___ in wait.UnknownWeng
Sunday, July 6, 196973AGolfer's concernsBert BeamanWeng
Wednesday, May 21, 19693DExtends.UnknownWeng
Thursday, January 30, 196923AFibs.UnknownWeng
Monday, December 16, 196824AExtends.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 1, 196817AGolfers' concerns.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, February 21, 196861AIs situated.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 29, 196752DTales.Hume CraftFarrar
Friday, September 8, 196724DWhat "jacet" means.Louise EarnestFarrar
Saturday, August 19, 196738ARelatives of fish stories.Jane CoonFarrar
Tuesday, August 1, 196712DDouble-talk.C. V. KingFarrar
Monday, March 13, 196725ATall tales.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thursday, October 13, 19669DCousins of half-truths.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Monday, September 12, 196630APositions of golf balls.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 5, 196622D"Little White" items of song.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 30, 196625ADeceptive utterances.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 16, 19668DRelatives of fish stories.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 12, 196666ATall stories.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 24, 196692DCertain positions.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sunday, December 12, 196534AIago's forte.Sidney LambertFarrar
Tuesday, November 30, 196560ACampaign canards.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 6, 196515DDouble talk.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 6, 196442AReclines.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 18, 196422ARests.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 5, 196497AGolf positions.Will C. WengFarrar
Sunday, April 21, 19635DIs found.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Thursday, November 22, 196253DIs situated.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 10, 1962124AHalf-truths.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, January 28, 196212DFish stories.W. E. JonesFarrar
Thursday, December 21, 196141DIs situated.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 28, 19613DDouble talk.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 22, 196113DFibs.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 15, 19616DFabrications.UnknownFarrar
Monday, October 10, 196020AGolf ball settings.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, October 5, 196018DIs situated.UnknownFarrar
Monday, June 6, 196045A"The light that ___ in woman's eyes . . . "UnknownFarrar
Friday, June 3, 196063AAims to deceive.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 14, 196041DExtends.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sunday, February 7, 196012DExtends.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Thursday, October 8, 195936AMisrepresents.UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 27, 195960AAnanias' specialty.Harold T. BersFarrar
Thursday, June 25, 195912DIs situated.Jean ReedFarrar
Tuesday, March 24, 19594DIs situated.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Sunday, March 15, 195970DExtends.Sidney LambertFarrar
Monday, February 16, 195961A"The fiend that ___ like truth."Edward CansteinFarrar
Wednesday, October 29, 195823AIs situated.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, October 26, 1958126AFabrications.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thursday, October 9, 19583DWhite ___.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Wednesday, July 2, 195821DRelatives of half-truths.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 26, 195826AIs situated.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Tuesday, June 24, 195868APerjurer's specialties.S. A. KayFarrar
Monday, May 26, 195856DReclines.Marcia GladstoneFarrar
Monday, December 16, 195731AExists.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, October 23, 195711DDouble talk.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 23, 195725DPositions of golf balls.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thursday, May 30, 19577DFalsities.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Monday, March 25, 195721ADeceptions.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sunday, February 3, 1957156AIago's specialty.H. C. CraftFarrar
Saturday, January 26, 195753AEpitaph verb.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, November 27, 195621DDeceptions.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, October 18, 195631AFabrications.Louis SabinFarrar
Tuesday, July 10, 195617DFalse propaganda.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, February 5, 195693DStretches.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Saturday, October 22, 195523APalters.Irving L. RosenheimFarrar
Wednesday, September 28, 195563AIs situated.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sunday, June 26, 195566AFabrications.Harold D. CannonFarrar
Friday, June 17, 19557DFabrications.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 23, 195519AStories.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, March 27, 195445AExtends.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, February 2, 195422AFalsifies.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 12, 195455DTall tales.Roberta MorseFarrar
Wednesday, September 16, 195343AWhite ___.Ethel Le StrangeFarrar
Friday, May 8, 195322AEmulates Ananias.UnknownFarrar
Friday, March 6, 195312DTrygve and Guri.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 30, 195227DFish stories.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 12, 19526DPerjuror's output.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 9, 195265DFalsehoods.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Saturday, July 7, 195110DWhoppers.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 28, 19517DTales.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 29, 195154DTall stories.E. T. WebsterFarrar
Monday, April 9, 195132AThe makings of perjury.UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 26, 195152DFalsehoods.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 26, 195065ARests.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sunday, October 22, 195072DPropaganda weapon.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, February 5, 195091DSapphira told them.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, October 9, 1949101ADeceptions.Elizabeth JacksonFarrar
Sunday, July 3, 194954DTold by Iago.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, July 18, 1948107ATold by Nessus.Thomas JacksonFarrar
Sunday, October 5, 194752DWhite ___.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, February 20, 194493DStatements by Lord Haw Haw.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, May 2, 194338A"The cruelest ___ are often told in silence."—Stevenson.I. KertFarrar
Sunday, August 30, 194262ANazi propaganda.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, July 5, 194270ADomei news.Charles KuhlsFarrar