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102 Results

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, October 12, 201462DLong-billed wading bird (2)Pawel Fludzinski
Tuesday, August 13, 201350DBid at the last second, as on eBayJoel Fagliano
Sunday, July 8, 201232DMarsh bird (3)Joel Fagliano
Tuesday, May 25, 201046DTake potshots (at) (3)Sarah Keller
Friday, July 25, 200835ACousin of a woodcockJohn Farmer
Wednesday, July 9, 200839DMarsh bird (3)Tim Wescott
Wednesday, November 21, 200752DTake potshots (2)Kelsey Blakley
Thursday, September 27, 200749ACriticize sneakilyPeter Wentz
Monday, September 3, 200748DRelative of the sandpiperSarah Keller
Thursday, July 26, 200749ALong-billed wading bird (2)Joe Krozel
Tuesday, April 3, 200762ALong-billed game bird (2)David Quarfoot and Mike Nothnagel
Sunday, September 24, 2006103DNot attack head-onMark Diehl and Kevin McCann
Monday, August 7, 200634AShoot using a scope, sayLynn Lempel
Monday, September 5, 200540ALong-billed marsh birdLynn Lempel
Thursday, March 24, 200543ALong-billed game bird (2)Dan Reichert
Sunday, August 8, 200455ATake a shot (at)Bill Zais
Saturday, June 12, 200452DTake potshots (2)Henry Hook
Saturday, September 27, 200328DUnexpected shotCraig Kasper
Thursday, November 14, 200226AAttack anonymouslyPaula Gamache
Sunday, October 13, 200292AStraight-billed game bird (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Friday, February 22, 200238DStraight-billed game bird (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, July 31, 200166ATake potshots (at) (3)Sarah Keller
Monday, November 22, 199944AMake cutting remarksFrances Hansen
Sunday, June 27, 199930ACurlew's cousinRobert Malinow
Wednesday, June 23, 199952DSandpiper's cousinAlan Olschwang
Thursday, January 14, 199923ATake potshots (at) (3)Rand H. Burns
Friday, May 29, 199825AMarsh bird (3)Fred Piscop
Friday, December 13, 199648APetty criticismJ. Page
Saturday, August 10, 199650AMalign, with "at"R. Norris
Monday, November 27, 19953DCriticize snidely, with "at"Gregory E. Paul
Tuesday, August 22, 199551DLong-billed birdGregory E. Paul
Monday, May 15, 199535DCriticize, with "at"Ernie Furtado
Monday, February 28, 199425ATake a potshotSidney L. Robbins

3 results for SNIPE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
January 6, 2013panda18AIt nests in pinesMel Taub
September 3, 2000diagramless22DCriticize, with "at"Janet R. Bender
March 8, 1998panda30DBird nesting in pinesMel Taub

66 results for SNIPE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Friday, July 23, 199338AGame birdTap OsbornMaleska
Wednesday, January 20, 199346DTake potshotsStanley GlassMaleska
Tuesday, September 29, 199221DShoot from ambushNorma SteinbergMaleska
Sunday, January 19, 1992108DMarsh birdStanley GlassMaleska
Sunday, January 5, 199217AShoot from ambushJim PageMaleska
Sunday, May 19, 199151ADowitcherRalph G. BeamanMaleska
Sunday, November 25, 199062AMarsh birdHarold B. CountsMaleska
Thursday, August 2, 199031DWading birdDon GroatMaleska
Sunday, May 20, 199020AShoot from coverJohn RussellMaleska
Sunday, July 2, 198946DMarsh birdErnst TheimerMaleska
Saturday, January 16, 198822DBecassineJesse RoarkeMaleska
Friday, November 6, 198735DTake pot shotsRhonda KrausMaleska
Saturday, May 23, 198748DDowitcherNorman S. WizerMaleska
Thursday, August 22, 19859AShoot from coverEli WesoffMaleska
Wednesday, May 30, 198434DWoodcock's relativePlattMaleska
Wednesday, April 4, 198421DBecassineJohn GreenmanMaleska
Monday, June 27, 198351AShoot from coverNancy McCarthyMaleska
Thursday, September 9, 198246DDowitcherNorman S. WizerMaleska
Saturday, July 3, 198267AWoodcock's kinI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Tuesday, February 23, 198241ALong-billed birdWhittenMaleska
Tuesday, December 8, 198144AWading birdDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Sunday, September 27, 198156DWading birdHume R. CraftMaleska
Thursday, September 10, 19816DBog birdHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Tuesday, March 31, 198124AGame birdHallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
Friday, August 8, 198051DWading birdEli WesoffMaleska
Tuesday, July 1, 198031DBog birdHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Monday, April 7, 198033DGame birdHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wednesday, December 26, 197929DMarsh birdJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wednesday, March 14, 197949DWoodcock's relativeMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Sunday, December 31, 1978117DTake potshots atFrances HansenMaleska
Sunday, October 23, 197752DCriticize slylyFrank NosoffMaleska
Sunday, February 13, 19778DMarsh birdElmer ToroWeng
Sunday, April 4, 1976103ATake potshots atJ. A. FelkerWeng
Thursday, May 22, 197526AMarsh birdBert H. KruseWeng
Sunday, December 29, 1974128DTake potshots atFrances HansenWeng
Sunday, November 24, 197461DBog birdHerb RisteenWeng
Friday, March 22, 197443AShoot from ambushSophie FiermanWeng
Wednesday, October 24, 197361AWading birdUnknownWeng
Sunday, July 29, 197343ATake pot shots atElmer ToroWeng
Saturday, May 26, 197341AMarsh birdUnknownWeng
Wednesday, February 9, 197240DGame birdUnknownWeng
Tuesday, June 29, 197136AShore birdUnknownWeng
Friday, March 12, 197168AWading birdUnknownWeng
Tuesday, December 23, 196948ADowitcher.UnknownWeng
Saturday, December 21, 196844DWading bird.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 2, 196846DBird.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 6, 196855DGame bird.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, May 13, 196745DWading bird.George LaczkoFarrar
Saturday, May 6, 196728DWading birds.George LaczkoFarrar
Sunday, March 12, 196748AMarsh denizen.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Friday, March 18, 196641AGame birds.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 1, 196628DGame birds.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 21, 196567AMarsh bird.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 1, 19651DLimicoline bird.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 7, 196442AWading birds.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 10, 196449DDowitcher.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 26, 196337ABirds.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Friday, July 27, 196244DLimicoline bird.Lois HillisFarrar
Wednesday, June 13, 196223AShore birds.Madeline CorseFarrar
Tuesday, December 5, 196127DShore birds.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 5, 196034AShore birds.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 30, 196036ARelative of a woodcock.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 12, 196020AShore birds.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 25, 195912DMarsh bird.Jan DubinFarrar
Wednesday, May 20, 195914DShore bird.Madeline CorseFarrar
Tuesday, January 27, 195953DWoodcock's relative.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar