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199 results for BAN

85 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Thursday, February 8, 201823AMore than a moratoriumErik Agard
Friday, January 19, 20185DSmoking ___David J. Kahn
Friday, December 15, 201732DBlock (3)Jacob Stulberg
Tuesday, October 17, 201728AProhibit (6)Jeff Chen
Tuesday, September 19, 201737DTest ___ (treaty subject)Don Gagliardo and Zhouqin Burnikel
Sunday, August 27, 20173DDeclare verbotenJeff Chen
Tuesday, May 16, 201748DComplete blockBruce Haight
Saturday, April 22, 201740DInternational treaty subjectAdam Fromm
Sunday, March 19, 201788DExclusionGrant Thackray
Tuesday, January 31, 201726ACompetitor of SecretNeil Padrick Wilson
Thursday, January 12, 201735AGovernment stance on texting while drivingJoe Krozel
Tuesday, March 15, 201630DThe U.N.'s ___ Ki-moon (2)Gordon Johnson
Monday, August 31, 201540DOutlaw (7)Michael Dewey
Thursday, August 27, 20159DPermanently excludeJoon Pahk
Sunday, June 28, 20159DOutlaw (7)Jeremy Newton
Sunday, May 10, 201569DSevere penaltyJacob Stulberg
Sunday, May 3, 201537DShut out (5)Dan Schoenholz
Sunday, February 15, 201510DTest ___Ellen Leuschner and Jeff Chen
Wednesday, October 8, 201417APut on a blacklistMary Lou Guizzo and Jeff Chen
Tuesday, December 24, 201351ABoycottDavid J. Kahn
Saturday, January 19, 201359ATravel ___David Quarfoot
Friday, October 26, 201223ASecret rival (2)Peter A. Collins
Wednesday, August 1, 201224ACertain decreeDoug Peterson
Thursday, May 24, 201239ABlock (3)Derik Moore
Sunday, April 22, 201237DHeavy-handed measurePaula Gamache and Ed Stein
Monday, April 2, 20128DProhibit (6)Lynn Lempel
Tuesday, January 17, 20125DOutlaw (7)Elizabeth A. Long
Saturday, December 10, 201134AMake an exception?Corey Rubin
Sunday, July 31, 201139DThe U.N.'s ___ Ki-moon (2)Pamela Klawitter
Wednesday, May 4, 201127AProscriptionJeff Chen
Sunday, March 6, 201173ACriminalizeDavid Levinson Wilk
Thursday, January 6, 20119DShut out (5)Mike Nothnagel
Sunday, November 14, 201039APreventive measurePatrick Berry
Wednesday, September 29, 20108DProscribe (2)Charles Gersch
Monday, May 17, 201053AForbid (2)Jay Kaskel
Sunday, August 16, 200948APut the kibosh onRandolph Ross
Tuesday, July 7, 200950ABlackballLynn Lempel
Monday, December 29, 200825DProhibition (2)Kevin Donovan
Tuesday, May 13, 200863DNo-smoking ordinance, e.g.Caleb Madison
Sunday, March 23, 2008104AU.N. chief ___ Ki-moonRobert W. Harris
Monday, February 18, 20089DProhibition (2)Lynn Lempel
Tuesday, August 7, 200755AEmbargo (5)Daniel Kantor
Friday, August 3, 200732DStop O.K.'ingCharles Barasch
Thursday, December 21, 200622APreclusionLynn Lempel
Sunday, December 3, 200674DOutlaw (7)Patrick Merrell
Friday, October 6, 200662DOutlaw (7)Nancy Joline
Sunday, October 9, 200574AKeep out (2)Kyle Mahowald
Tuesday, February 1, 20053DRoll-on brandKevan Choset
Monday, April 12, 200419AProhibit (6)Gail Grabowski
Friday, April 2, 200411DSure rivalGilbert H. Ludwig
Wednesday, January 7, 200423AOutlaw (7)Mike Torch
Thursday, November 27, 200341DKick out (2)Joe DiPietro
Thursday, July 10, 200366DEmbargo (5)Michael Shteyman
Sunday, December 8, 200217ABlock (3)Peter Gordon
Saturday, July 27, 200246ABlackout (2)Robert H. Wolfe
Sunday, April 28, 200283AShut out (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, April 26, 200145ABlackout (2)Robert H. Wolfe
Monday, February 26, 200139AProhibit (6)Norma Steinberg
Saturday, December 16, 200056DOutlawry (3)Jim Page
Friday, December 1, 200046AKeep out (2)Bob Klahn
Sunday, October 1, 200047DUncompromising lawNancy Nicholson Joline
Wednesday, August 30, 20005ANuclear treaty resultBrendan Emmett Quigley
Wednesday, April 12, 200045DProscribe (2)Peter Gordon
Tuesday, December 21, 199913DShut out (5)Richard Hughes
Sunday, October 31, 1999112DEmbargo (5)Frank Longo
Friday, June 25, 199923ASecret competitorMatt Gaffney
Sunday, April 25, 199963AExcludeJoe DiPietro
Thursday, May 7, 199842AInterdictEd Pegg Jr.
Wednesday, April 15, 199850ARule outMichael S. Maurer
Wednesday, March 11, 199824AOutlaw (7)Bette Sue Cohen
Monday, January 5, 199850ATest-___ treatyMark Moldowsky
Monday, September 22, 199750AForbid (2)Gregory E. Paul
Thursday, June 27, 199655DInterdictionR. Norris
Saturday, March 30, 199663DSure competitorD. R. Stark
Wednesday, March 27, 199624D60's slogan "___the bomb"R. J. Hartman
Sunday, March 17, 199675AKick out (2)P. O'Gordon
Sunday, November 26, 199596AEmbargo (5)Harvey Estes
Sunday, October 29, 1995115AEmbargo (5)Maura B. Jacobson
Friday, September 8, 199534DShut out (5)A.J. Santora
Wednesday, March 15, 199540AOutlawry (3)Frances Hansen
Sunday, August 28, 19944DExceptionRandolph Ross
Monday, July 18, 199456DProhibit (6)Wayne Robert Williams
Sunday, July 10, 199443DSecret rival (2)Alvin Chase
Wednesday, June 8, 19941DProhibit (6)A.J. Santora
Thursday, February 24, 199441DOutlawry (3)Stanley Newman

2 results for BAN from Variety puzzles.

December 23, 2012diagramless49ARoll-on brandFred Piscop
December 26, 1999diagramless28AEmbargoFrank Longo

112 results for BAN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Monday, December 14, 199243DBarJeff HerringtonMaleska
Saturday, August 29, 19921DProscribeTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, May 3, 199288DForbidRosalind PavaneMaleska
Sunday, October 27, 1991103DDisallowMary M. MurdochMaleska
Tuesday, September 3, 199137AProhibitLouis SabinMaleska
Friday, March 22, 199150AInterdictionRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Sunday, February 17, 19917DCensorNorman S. WizerMaleska
Sunday, August 12, 199077DInterdictWalter CovellMaleska
Sunday, May 13, 199033AProhibitionStanley GlassMaleska
Wednesday, January 24, 199034AInterdictionRichard SilvestriMaleska
Monday, December 11, 198927AForbidSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tuesday, October 31, 19895DProhibitWhittenMaleska
Wednesday, September 27, 19894DBaseball's Johnson, executive Hall-of-FamerWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Tuesday, June 6, 198938AInterdictWilson McBeathMaleska
Friday, May 19, 19898DProhibitPatterson PeppleMaleska
Thursday, November 3, 198830ADo away withJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sunday, September 25, 198899AForbidBetty JorgensenMaleska
Monday, February 1, 198821AProhibitionRita YelleMaleska
Monday, January 4, 198844AOutlawErnie FurtadoMaleska
Monday, November 16, 19874DProhibitFred TooleMaleska
Friday, October 16, 198736AInterdictWilson McBeathMaleska
Sunday, November 30, 198635DAnathemaHarold B. CountsMaleska
Monday, September 29, 198610DProhibitAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Monday, July 7, 198646DProhibitAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Thursday, May 22, 198651AProhibitionJudson G. TrentMaleska
Sunday, March 16, 1986106AInterdictJune A. BoggsMaleska
Tuesday, December 17, 198534AForbidSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Friday, November 1, 198558DBehave like Cato the ElderRobert KatzMaleska
Thursday, July 11, 198539DInterdictJames BarrickMaleska
Wednesday, March 6, 198545DForbidJ. Samuel SmartMaleska
Tuesday, February 19, 19854DOutlawGayle DeanMaleska
Monday, January 21, 19859ACensorJean J. DavisonMaleska
Saturday, December 17, 198348AInterdictBrett A. BlaylockMaleska
Thursday, November 17, 198362DTabooLois SidwayMaleska
Tuesday, March 1, 198366AProhibitJim PageMaleska
Thursday, April 29, 198235DProhibitionTeresa ForestallMaleska
Monday, September 21, 198146AEdict of a sortJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, May 18, 198043DProhibitA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, May 4, 198094AInterdictReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Thursday, January 17, 198061DTabooWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tuesday, November 6, 197938AProhibitJean J. DavisonMaleska
Wednesday, September 19, 197936DTabooBensonMaleska
Tuesday, July 3, 197957DForbidCarol DuttingMaleska
Saturday, December 30, 197811DInterdictRussellMaleska
Monday, July 17, 19781DOutlawHal R. HollingerMaleska
Tuesday, July 4, 197843DProhibitMel RosenMaleska
Tuesday, June 27, 197861DForbidJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tuesday, May 30, 197833AForbidAdelyn LewisMaleska
Thursday, September 29, 197710DTabooJeanne WilsonMaleska
Sunday, September 11, 197769DTabooAlfio MicciMaleska
Wednesday, June 29, 197728DProhibitVirginia ButlerMaleska
Friday, June 10, 19775DEnjoinJames & Phyllis BarrickMaleska
Tuesday, March 15, 197761DProhibitWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, December 1, 197637AForbidPetersenWeng
Monday, September 20, 197630AProhibitJack L. SteinhardtWeng
Wednesday, August 7, 197416AProhibitElizabeth A. YaroWeng
Wednesday, July 25, 197324DTabooUnknownWeng
Saturday, November 20, 19716ATabooUnknownWeng
Saturday, February 6, 197120DRule outUnknownWeng
Tuesday, December 8, 197036AForbidUnknownWeng
Thursday, October 8, 197030ADeclare verbotenUnknownWeng
Saturday, September 19, 197042AProhibitUnknownWeng
Monday, September 14, 197060DInterdictUnknownWeng
Thursday, June 11, 197011AProscribeUnknownWeng
Tuesday, March 17, 197035DProhibitUnknownWeng
Tuesday, June 3, 196939DRumanian coin.UnknownWeng
Thursday, December 19, 196829DForbid.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 21, 196640AProhibition.Louise EarnestFarrar
Friday, January 28, 196657AForbid.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 6, 196498AProhibit.Will WengFarrar
Thursday, July 9, 196428APrevent.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 5, 196331ADeclare verboten.UnknownFarrar
Friday, July 26, 196323AProhibit.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 1, 196364AForbid.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 22, 196349DProhibition.Lois HillisFarrar
Monday, August 20, 196238AForbid.UnknownFarrar
Friday, July 6, 196230AForbid.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Wednesday, April 11, 196231DProhibit.Kathryn RighterFarrar
Tuesday, December 12, 196150AInterdict.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 10, 196144DSentence of outlawry.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 2, 196039DProhibit.UnknownFarrar
Friday, November 13, 195927AForbid.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 22, 1959135AInterdiction.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Friday, January 16, 195945AProhibition.Madeline CorseFarrar
Tuesday, November 19, 19578DForbid.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 26, 195644AFather of Lancelot.Helen SmathersFarrar
Saturday, May 12, 19561AForbid authoritatively.Diana SessionsFarrar
Saturday, March 31, 195639DInterdiction.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thursday, August 18, 195529AEmbargo.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tuesday, April 12, 195534AForbid.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, February 20, 19559DCensorial action.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, January 15, 195526AInterdict.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Friday, March 5, 195438AProhibit.Isaac KertFarrar
Saturday, January 9, 195434AForbid authoritatively.Diana SessionsFarrar
Monday, June 22, 19533D"Off limits," for instance.S. A. KayFarrar
Sunday, August 17, 1952115ASmall coin of Rumania.Israel GitterFarrar
Saturday, June 28, 19525DProhibition.UnknownFarrar
Friday, May 2, 195235DInterdict.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, January 16, 195250AEmbargo.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 11, 195129DProscribe.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 12, 195182DInterdict.Harold T. BersFarrar
Thursday, July 19, 195143DBar.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 17, 195155AProhibit.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 17, 195078AProhibit.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Wednesday, November 29, 19509DProhibit.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, September 14, 195055AProhibit.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 4, 194974AForbid.Alberta N BurtonFarrar
Sunday, February 6, 1949133AForbid.G. A. K. SuttonFarrar
Sunday, April 11, 1948123DInterdict.Alice CookFarrar
Sunday, March 23, 1947134DOutlaw.W. W. WebsterFarrar
Sunday, March 16, 1947115AInterdict.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, January 10, 1943143DProhibit.Louis JenkinsFarrar