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

DateGridClueAuthor
Monday, June 30, 201421AFor what reason?Ed Sessa
Thursday, September 13, 20124AQ1Matt Ginsberg
Sunday, August 26, 2012100AKid's repeated rejoinderAmanda Yesnowitz and Doug Peterson
Sunday, August 12, 2012110DIt's asked for a reasonPatrick Berry
Tuesday, January 4, 201149AReporter's questionDavid Hanson
Thursday, July 22, 201059A*Frankie Avalon, 1959Jeremy Horwitz
Thursday, July 15, 201037AWhat forBrendan Emmett Quigley and Patrick Blindauer
Wednesday, February 3, 201057DSee 13-DownKristian House
Sunday, October 19, 2008110DRationaleJoe DiPietro
Saturday, September 15, 20074D1959 #1 Frankie Avalon hitBrad Wilber
Tuesday, June 26, 200712DTot's repeated queryRay Fontenot
Sunday, December 31, 2006132D"___ me?" (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, December 4, 200613DPhilosopher's questionRichard Chisholm
Thursday, November 2, 200637DKid's queryJohn Farmer
Monday, December 26, 200560D"How come?"Allan E. Parrish
Thursday, September 2, 200440AInvestigator's questionDavid J. Kahn
Friday, January 25, 200261AReasonGilbert H. Ludwig
Friday, November 30, 200138AThe waiter asked ...Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, April 1, 199935D"___ me?" (2)Kelly Clark
Friday, December 25, 199850AToddler's frequent queryEd Pegg Jr.

20 results for WHY from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, September 13, 199293AExplanation seeker's queryFrances HansenMaleska
Sunday, April 9, 1989116D"___ Do I Love You?": 1927 songArnold MossMaleska
Sunday, June 1, 198650DOne of the five W'sCharles M. DeberMaleska
Monday, February 24, 19869DInterrogator's wordVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Sunday, September 2, 1984128DQuerist's wordWarren W. ReichMaleska
Saturday, May 5, 198442AHow come?Stanley NewmanMaleska
Friday, October 1, 19824DReporter's queryWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tuesday, December 23, 198042A"___ England Slept," J.F.K. bookI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Sunday, September 21, 198099AMini-questionLouis BaronMaleska
Friday, January 21, 197742AThe reason ___F. CoatesWeng
Sunday, June 1, 1975110DChild's wordFrances HansenWeng
Saturday, January 11, 197557DLearning wordJack WherryWeng
Sunday, December 22, 197437DChild's questionAnne FoxWeng
Sunday, November 17, 1968105D"Warum?"Barbara GolubFarrar
Sunday, March 6, 196670D"Warum?"Frances HansenFarrar
Friday, September 17, 196571AInterrogative.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 8, 1964104AReason.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Saturday, January 11, 196436AWherefore.Diana R. SessionsFarrar
Tuesday, July 30, 196356DReason.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sunday, July 5, 195977APourquoi.Jules ArensbergFarrar