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34 results for CYNIC

17 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Tuesday, March 28, 201768A"A man who, when he smells flowers, looks around for a coffin," per H. L. MenckenRyan Milligan
Tuesday, October 6, 201520D"Yeah, right" speakerZhouqin Burnikel
Tuesday, November 1, 201122DCritic of the selflessKristian House
Monday, June 20, 201138AOne with a negative outlook on lifeLynn Lempel
Sunday, November 28, 2010105DSarcastic sortJeremy Newton
Sunday, March 7, 2010106AJaded sortTony Orbach and Patrick Blindauer
Wednesday, June 25, 200810DAmbrose Bierce, notably (2)Rob Cook
Sunday, April 20, 2008130DJaded figureJohn Farmer
Sunday, January 28, 200762DDiogenes, for oneVictor Fleming and Bruce Venzke
Monday, March 27, 200621DSour sort (2)Janice M. Putney
Monday, April 11, 200550DSour sort (2)Norma Steinberg
Tuesday, September 7, 200451ADoubting ThomasSarah Keller
Saturday, September 28, 200240DDiogenes, notablyRaymond Hamel
Tuesday, October 5, 199919ANegative sort of personStephanie Spadaccini
Monday, December 1, 199740AMotive questionerMark Danna
Thursday, March 21, 199626AAmbrose Bierce, notably (2)H. Estes
Wednesday, April 26, 199531AHard one to convinceWayne Robert Williams

17 results for CYNIC from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tuesday, February 14, 19785DMisanthropeC. J. AngioMaleska
Saturday, August 27, 197728AProphet of doomAnn JenkinsMaleska
Monday, September 4, 197255ADisbelieverUnknownWeng
Thursday, October 30, 196929DScoffer.UnknownWeng
Tuesday, December 12, 196730APessimist.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, September 14, 196718ADefeatist's cousin.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Monday, April 3, 196740DMisanthrope.Christine R. ValenceFarrar
Tuesday, March 1, 196618DScoffer.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 9, 196529AOne who expects the worst.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 31, 196557ADisbeliever.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Monday, May 27, 196329DScoffer.UnknownFarrar
Friday, February 22, 19632DBeliever in the worst.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Thursday, September 4, 195843APessimist's pal.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Wednesday, July 16, 195834DCousin of a misanthrope.Madeline CorseFarrar
Friday, June 29, 195633AMisanthrope.Anthony MorseFarrar
Thursday, October 28, 195441AMisanthropic person.Roberta MorseFarrar
Sunday, March 19, 195099DWord for Diogenes.Elizabeth JacksonFarrar