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79 results for ALSORAN

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Apr 8, 201813DSecond, or worsePatrick Berry
Sun Dec 17, 201738AOne who's in it but doesn't win itAndrew J. Ries
Sun Mar 8, 201590DRace loserTom McCoy
Sat Oct 18, 201436AOne who didn't make it to the office?Evan Birnholz
Fri Dec 13, 201336AConsolation prize recipientGary Cee
Sun Apr 28, 201387DLate finisherPatrick Berry
Tue Apr 9, 201328AThe hare, e.g., in "The Tortoise and the Hare"Steve Blais
Sun Jan 27, 201319AThe hare, notablyJeff Chen
Sat Jul 21, 201225A#2 or #3, say (2)Joe DiPietro
Sun Dec 11, 201182A#2 or #3Timothy Polin
Fri Aug 13, 201047AOne not seated?Manny Nosowsky
Thu Jul 26, 200715ALoser (6)Joe Krozel
Mon Jun 4, 200742DRoss Perot, in 1992 and 1996Steve Kahn
Sun Feb 19, 20069DLoser (6)Joe DiPietro
Fri Jul 29, 20052D#3 or #4, say (2)Kyle Mahowald
Sat May 28, 200514DLoser (6)Bob Peoples
Tue Feb 10, 200442DElection loser (3)Seth A. Abel
Tue Dec 9, 20039DElection loser (3)Alan Arbesfeld
Tue Jun 24, 200350AThird-place finisher, e.g.Norma Johnson and Nancy Salomon
Fri May 23, 200321DMiss Congeniality, e.g.Dave Tuller
Sun May 11, 200334DDefeateePatrick Berry
Thu Nov 8, 200113DOne who's back in the packManny Nosowsky
Sat Oct 13, 20014DUnsuccessful personJim Page
Thu Feb 10, 20008ALoser (6)Manny Nosowsky
Mon Jan 10, 200045DElection loser (3)John Greenman
Sat Dec 20, 199742DLoser (6)Rich Norris
Sun Dec 14, 19975DMinor-party candidateNancy Salomon
Sun Nov 16, 1997104ALoser (6)Frank Longo
Sat Dec 7, 199616AOne who can't get a seatR. H. Burns
Sun Sep 11, 19949DSlowpokeLouis Sabin
Sun Sep 4, 199481AAnother finisherWayne Robert Williams
Wed Jun 15, 199418ANot a winnerThomas W. Schier

1 result for ALSORAN from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Dec 13, 2015acrosticBFailure at the polls (hyph.)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon

46 results for ALSORAN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Mon Jul 29, 199149ALame duck, oftenVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Fri May 31, 199154AFourth-place finisherErnie FurtadoMaleska
Sun May 1, 198825AHe didn't win, place or showFrances HansenMaleska
Sat Dec 10, 198316ALoserJoe ClonickMaleska
Sun Jun 13, 198261DTilden in 1876Bert H. KruseMaleska
Thu Feb 26, 198120AAnderson or Carter in 1980C. J. AngioMaleska
Fri Aug 17, 197916ANonwinnerDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Sun Nov 6, 1977101ABig-A laggardTap OsbornMaleska
Sat Apr 9, 197715ADewey in 1948Jack LuzzattoMaleska
Sun Jul 6, 19753DBottom-line horseDiana SessionsWeng
Sun Feb 16, 197582DTrailerStanley GlassWeng
Thu Dec 12, 197437ALoserManny MillerWeng
Sun Oct 13, 197456ALoserWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Wed Sep 6, 197251AWinner's followerUnknownWeng
Sun Jul 30, 197290ALoserKeith BlakeWeng
Sun Jun 13, 197184AChronic loserThomas W. SchierWeng
Sun Feb 22, 19707DInferior oneNancy W. AtkinsonWeng
Sat Nov 15, 196944DOut of the money.UnknownWeng
Thu Apr 24, 196935ARacing-chart comment.UnknownWeng
Mon Apr 3, 196722ALoser.Christine R. ValenceFarrar
Sat Jun 25, 196635DRelative of a has-been.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 4, 196617ALoser.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Wed Feb 23, 196643DLoser.Louise EarnestFarrar
Fri Dec 10, 196538ALoser.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 23, 196540APostelection personality.Louise EarnestFarrar
Sat Feb 6, 196524DDefeated one.UnknownFarrar
Thu Mar 26, 196435DSmith or Willkie.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 9, 196413AOne kind of race horse.Louise EarnestFarrar
Sun Dec 16, 196247ALoser: Colloq.Mary GrowFarrar
Sat Dec 9, 196116AThe loser.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 26, 196151APerson of no importance.Stephanie CaruanaFarrar
Thu Jun 15, 19615DThe defeated one.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 7, 196063AOut-of-the-money horse.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 1, 19602DNo prize-winner, he.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 1, 196065ADefeated contestant.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 1, 195827DLuckless contender: Colloq.Charles AllenFarrar
Sun Jun 29, 195848ANot a prizewinner.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Tue Apr 29, 195810DLoser.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Tue Oct 1, 195747AElection loser.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 15, 195737DDerby laggard.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wed Nov 16, 195551AHorse in the ruck.UnknownFarrar
Wed Sep 7, 195516AUnsuccessful candidate.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Fri Jul 22, 195513AThe loser.UnknownFarrar
Fri Oct 16, 195322DBehind the first three: Horseracing.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Mon Dec 8, 19528DA candidate who lost.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 12, 195091ADewey, in 1948.Leonard GoldbergFarrar