New York Times Crossword Answers, Stats, Observations
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The Sunday, June 17, 2018 crossword, TRICKY TRIOS, is by Amanda Chung, Karl Ni and Erik Agard
21x21, 140 words, 72 blocks
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13x17, 80 words, 40 blocks
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There are 8,980 Shortz Era crosswords from Sunday, November 21, 1993 to Friday, June 22, 2018
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