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Ricky Cruz
Ricky Cruz
The Sunday, March 29, 2020 crossword, KEEP THE CHANGE, is by Ricky Cruz
21x21, 140 words, 81 blocks
Lee Taylor
Lee Taylor
The Monday, March 30, 2020 crossword is by Lee Taylor
15x15, 78 words, 38 blocks
Christina Iverson
Christina Iverson
Ross Trudeau
Ross Trudeau
The Tuesday, March 31, 2020 crossword is by Christina Iverson and Ross Trudeau
15x15, 76 words, 38 blocks
John Ficarra
John Ficarra
Patrick Merrell
Patrick Merrell
The Wednesday, April 1, 2020 crossword is by John Ficarra and Patrick Merrell
15x15, 76 words, 34 blocks
Evan Mahnken
Evan Mahnken
The Thursday, April 2, 2020 crossword is by Evan Mahnken
15x15, 78 words, 43 blocks
Joe Deeney
Joe Deeney
The Friday, April 3, 2020 crossword is by Joe Deeney
15x16, 73 words, 38 blocks
Yacob Yonas
Yacob Yonas
Puzzle of the weekThe Saturday, April 4, 2020 crossword is by Yacob Yonas
15x15, 70 words, 29 blocks
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