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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, August 3, 201470APiddlingIan Livengood
Thursday, April 23, 200960DPint-size (2)Steve Dobis
Sunday, January 11, 20095AInsignificant (3)David J. Kahn
Wednesday, April 16, 200837DPint-size (2)Edward Sessa
Thursday, November 1, 200719ARuntishLarry Shearer
Saturday, January 13, 200735DInsignificant (3)Patrick Berry
Tuesday, February 25, 200347DUndersizedNancy Salomon
Monday, December 3, 20016APint-sizedNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Wednesday, December 22, 199933DInsignificant (3)Richard Silvestri
Monday, January 5, 199821ASmall and weakMark Moldowsky
Sunday, April 13, 199726AHardly HerculeanCathy Millhauser
Saturday, April 5, 199733AStuntedRand H. Burns
Friday, January 20, 199551DBrawnlessManny Nosowsky
Monday, September 5, 199425AShrimpishJulian Ochrymowych & Amy Goldstein

1 result for PUNY from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
December 8, 2013panda47ALittle bit of wordplay at a community gymMel Taub

24 results for PUNY from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tuesday, September 17, 199142AInferior in sizeDon GroatMaleska
Sunday, May 20, 199094ALike a runtJohn RussellMaleska
Friday, August 26, 198852DInsignificantRobert O. DillmanMaleska
Saturday, May 14, 198861AWeakCharles J. MatontiMaleska
Monday, September 14, 198737DLike a runtChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Friday, May 22, 198713ASlightBert RosenfieldMaleska
Thursday, June 6, 198543ARuntishWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Saturday, January 19, 19858DWeakBrownMaleska
Sunday, July 4, 198271DInsignificantAnne FoxMaleska
Sunday, February 15, 198118DNigglingJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sunday, December 5, 197623AUndersizedMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Thursday, September 25, 197536AInsignificantPaul R. BarnesWeng
Wednesday, July 9, 197534DUndersizedMarie WestWeng
Monday, January 25, 197149DUnderweightUnknownWeng
Friday, February 28, 196953DUnimportant.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, March 20, 196855DSlight.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 16, 196728DUndersized.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Sunday, February 21, 1965128DInsignificant.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Friday, May 24, 196367AInsignificant.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 16, 196233DUndersized.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, April 15, 1962146AInferior.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Friday, March 11, 196019AInsignificant.UnknownFarrar
Friday, February 26, 196062ASlight.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, February 18, 195938DInsignificant.Sidney LambertFarrar