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24 Results

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Thursday, February 2, 20129ALike a celestial bodyStu Ockman
Friday, February 5, 201035A"O naked Moon full-___!": BrowningJoe Krozel
Thursday, October 11, 200749DLike an eyeballE. J. Platt
Tuesday, July 4, 200637AGlobular (3)Ed Early
Tuesday, September 14, 200441DGlobular (3)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Sunday, August 25, 200292ASpherical (2)Randolph Ross
Sunday, May 12, 20025AGlobular (3)Alan Arbesfeld
Sunday, October 8, 200073AHaving eyes, in verseRichard Silvestri
Wednesday, June 26, 199656DSpherical (2)P. Jordan

1 result for ORBED from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
April 17, 2011panda24DBored with circularMel Taub

14 results for ORBED from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, January 3, 1993101DRoundJim PageMaleska
Friday, January 10, 199272ARoundBernice GordonMaleska
Sunday, February 24, 199160ARoundArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Sunday, April 5, 19875DRoundArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Sunday, February 9, 198643DEncircledAlfio MicciMaleska
Tuesday, August 3, 198266ARoundedPeter SwiftMaleska
Sunday, April 19, 1981127AEncircledMichael PriestleyMaleska
Friday, March 21, 19801DSphericalVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Sunday, March 2, 196935DRoundBetty LearyWeng
Thursday, November 23, 19676DRound.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 7, 196272ARounded.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, February 26, 196168ARound.Roberta H. MorseFarrar
Saturday, November 14, 19591DRounded.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 1, 195932ARounded.Robert HeglerFarrar