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26 results for CANARD

7 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
See the dictionary definition for CANARD.

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Mar 28, 200471AUnfounded rumorDavid J. Kahn
Fri Feb 28, 200331ADon't believe itManny Nosowsky
Thu May 24, 200110DBaseless rumorWilliam I. Johnston
Thu Jan 11, 20013DFalse rumor (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Sep 27, 199870DHoaxRandolph Ross
Fri May 8, 199822ANasty rumorHarvey Estes
Sun Jan 16, 199459AFalse rumor (2)Ernst Theimer

1 result for CANARD from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Mar 18, 2012cryptic18AComedian receiving a piece of news: false report (6)Rosalie Moscovitch

18 results for CANARD from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tue May 4, 199325AUnfounded reportBernice GordonMaleska
Sun Mar 15, 19922DFalse rumorJane S. FlowerreeMaleska
Mon Apr 9, 199052AFalse, malicious reportJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sat May 31, 19865DMachiavellian ployPatterson PeppleMaleska
Wed Mar 19, 198642AFalse reportLouis SabinMaleska
Sun Aug 7, 19831AFabricated reportGeorge Rose SmithMaleska
Mon Jul 30, 197926AExtravagant or false reportH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Thu Aug 29, 19745DHoaxHerb L. RisteenWeng
Fri Jan 18, 197424AFalse rumorThomas SheehanWeng
Sun Apr 5, 196445AHoax.Will C. WengFarrar
Sun Oct 27, 196317DLie.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Mon Nov 11, 195766AFalse statement.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 28, 1957107DHoax.Harold T. BersFarrar
Thu Jun 23, 195548DFalse statement.S. A. KayFarrar
Mon Jul 13, 195344DAbsurd, exaggerated story.Bernice GordonFarrar
Fri May 29, 19531DFalse story or rumor.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Oct 7, 1951122DSlanderous rumor.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Mar 12, 195085ABase rumor.Leonard GoldbergFarrar