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89 results for BOMB

28 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
58DFail ignominiouslyJeremy Newton
1AFail big-timeDon Gagliardo and Zhouqin Burnikel
1ABox-office dudCaleb Emmons
20DFlame outJeff Chen
56AZero-star movieDan Schoenholz
20AFlopDavid J. Kahn
94DOne with a terrible openingKevin G. Der
26DCrash and burnAimee Lucido
56DFail miserably (2)Joel Fagliano
29A*DudElizabeth C. Gorski
31ALay an egg (2)Ned White
1A"Ishtar" or "Heaven's Gate," famouslyAdam Fromm
50AComplete flopRandall J. Hartman
47ATotal flopLynn Lempel
49A0-star movieBarbara Olson
26AFail miserably (2)Kevan Choset
10ALess than a one-star movieMel Taub
5DTurkeyManny Nosowsky
36DHit's oppositeA. J. Santora
28DScreen flopMichael Doran
1DLong, high passHarvey Estes
2DLong pass (2)Richard Silvestri
33DLong pass (2)Greg Staples
1DBig flopFrances Hansen
32DFiascoRich Norris
58AClunkerNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
1DLay an egg (2)Gerald R. Ferguson
9ADrop explosives onSidney L. Robbins

61 results for BOMB from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
65AFlop on BroadwayJoy L. WoukMaleska
44AAbsolute failureEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
94AFail on BroadwayBert H. KruseMaleska
14ABroadway loserPatterson PeppleMaleska
8DElway featAlfio MicciMaleska
1DFlopDorothy DavisMaleska
1ALong N.F.L. passGayle DeanMaleska
1DBroadway loserPatterson PeppleMaleska
44DLethal missileDaniel GirardiMaleska
38ALong passEdward BobbMaleska
5ALay an eggKenneth WitteMaleska
10AAngel's bad newsJoel D. LafargueMaleska
10AComplete failureLois SidwayMaleska
1ABradshaw-Stallworth coupBernice GordonMaleska
36DComplete failureRobert H. WolfeMaleska
10AFlopRobert KatzMaleska
55DMontana-to-Solomon passWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
25DWord with A or HRabinowitzMaleska
9AFlop on BroadwayBette Sue CohenMaleska
1ARialto turkeyJoel D. LafargueMaleska
10ABradford-to-Swann passNancy McCarthyMaleska
1AExplosive deviceMaloneyMaleska
42DBradshaw-to-Swann thrillerC. J. AngioMaleska
39AAerosol canJordan S. LasherMaleska
2DH, A or cherryJean J. DavisonMaleska
12DKind of shell or scareBetty DuffyWeng
35DFlop on BroadwayStanley A. KurzbanWeng
10AA or H weaponDennis ListortWeng
87DRelative of a turkeyHume R. CraftWeng
39AA- or H-Dennis ListortWeng
40DExplosiveMaura B. JacobsonWeng
1DRialto turkeyStafford P. OsbornWeng
1DFlop on BroadwayEvelyn BenshoofWeng
24ABroadway flopRonald C. HirschfeldWeng
30DTerrorist's weaponHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
1DCherry or stinkUnknownWeng
1AFlop, on BroadwayUnknownWeng
42AB'way turkeyEugene T. MaleskaWeng
53DFlop on BroadwayUnknownWeng
10AMilitary missileUnknownWeng
10AFlop, as a playUnknownWeng
1AFall flat, as a showUnknownWeng
5ABroadway flopUnknownWeng
58AFlop on BroadwayUnknownWeng
25AProjectile.UnknownFarrar
6ABan the ___.UnknownFarrar
9APlastic ___.Herbert EttensonFarrar
70DGrenade.Threba JohnsonFarrar
50DType of weapon.UnknownFarrar
1DMilitary projectile.Robert HeglerFarrar
40DBlockbuster.UnknownFarrar
1DExplosive container.UnknownFarrar
1D"Clean" item.UnknownFarrar
1DRelative of a shell.Irving L. RosenheimFarrar
24DSymbol of war.UnknownFarrar
5AWeapon named for its sound.UnknownFarrar
70ARevolutionary's stock in trade.Harold T. BersFarrar
46ABlockbuster.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
1DExplosive subject.UnknownFarrar
73AMissile.Louis BaronFarrar
57AAllied blockbuster.C. W. HudsonFarrar