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30 results for ADLIBS

19 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Sat Oct 6, 201841DThey're not in the scriptLewis Dean Hyatt
Thu Aug 30, 201840ALines screenwriters didn't writeGrant Thackray
Wed Nov 12, 201450DDoes improvDaniel Landman
Thu Jan 9, 201451AExtemporizes (2)Caleb Emmons
Thu Sep 13, 20127AIgnores the teleprompterMatt Ginsberg
Wed Sep 5, 20121DExtemporizes (2)Paula Gamache
Sat Dec 24, 201147AMany stand-up linesNed White
Thu Oct 13, 201144AGoes off scriptJohn Farmer
Wed Sep 8, 20108AWings it (5)Tracy Gray
Mon Sep 28, 200943ATalks off the cuffLynn Lempel
Mon Oct 8, 200740AWings it (5)Steve Kahn
Tue Dec 27, 20059DWings it (5)Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Thu Apr 7, 200545AWits' laugh-gettersPatrick Merrell
Sun Jul 4, 200440DImprovisesElizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Mar 7, 200474AWings it (5)Tyler Hinman
Sat Oct 28, 200048AThey're not rehearsedElizabeth C. Gorski
Thu Jun 18, 199845DReads between the lines?Alan Arbesfeld
Sat Aug 24, 199620DWings it (5)J. Page
Mon Jan 31, 199444DDeviates from the scriptJanet R. Bender

11 results for ADLIBS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sat Jun 1, 198522DExtemporizesEli WesoffMaleska
Fri May 4, 198421ATalk-show quipsEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sun Aug 31, 1980123AKaufman quipsJoy L. WoukMaleska
Fri Nov 30, 19797DImpromptu bitsJordan S. LasherMaleska
Thu Jan 6, 197748AComics' fortesHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Mon Aug 25, 197525ASpeaks off the cuffCecil McCormickWeng
Tue Feb 21, 196728AImprovises: Colloq.Louise EarnestFarrar
Tue Jun 20, 196133DInterposes quips in the script.UnknownFarrar
Sat May 23, 195945DImprovises.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Jun 19, 195512AImprovises.Helen BernardFarrar
Tue Sep 28, 195410DRemarks not in script.Thomas J. VarnerFarrar