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XWord Info: New York Times Crossword Answers and Insights

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Eric Bornstein
Eric Bornstein
Puzzle of the weekThe Monday, August 3, 2020 crossword is by Eric Bornstein
15x15, 74 words, 36 blocks
Jacob Stulberg
Jacob Stulberg
The Tuesday, August 4, 2020 crossword is by Jacob Stulberg
15x15, 78 words, 38 blocks
Michael Paleos
Michael Paleos
The Wednesday, August 5, 2020 crossword is by Michael Paleos
15x15, 74 words, 36 blocks
Derek Allen
Derek Allen
Jeff Chen
Jeff Chen
The Thursday, August 6, 2020 crossword is by Derek Allen and Jeff Chen
15x16, 77 words, 40 blocks
Tom Pepper
Tom Pepper
The Friday, August 7, 2020 crossword is by Tom Pepper
15x15, 72 words, 29 blocks
Brooke Husic
Brooke Husic
Sid Sivakumar
Sid Sivakumar
The Saturday, August 8, 2020 crossword is by Brooke Husic and Sid Sivakumar
15x15, 70 words, 34 blocks
Ruth B. Margolin
Ruth B. Margolin
The Sunday, August 9, 2020 crossword, CRAFT SHOW, is by Ruth Bloomfield Margolin
21x21, 140 words, 78 blocks
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