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21 results for EARWIG

7 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Sat Apr 16, 201624DPincered creatureAndrew Zhou
Wed Apr 15, 201545DInsect with pincers (2)Joel Fagliano
Sun Jan 13, 2008110ANocturnal insect (2)Stella Daily and Bruce Venzke
Sun Dec 23, 200119ANocturnal insect (2)Frances Hansen
Sat Mar 25, 200047DInsect with pincers (2)David J. Kahn
Sun Mar 1, 199813DPesky insectCathy Millhauser
Sat Jan 18, 199743APincered insectD. Niles

2 results for EARWIG from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jun 30, 2013acrosticRInsect with pincerlike rear appendagesEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Sep 24, 2000acrosticQInsect with posterior forcepsEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

12 results for EARWIG from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Jun 10, 199043DSmall centipedeAlfio MicciMaleska
Mon May 8, 198939DBug with pincersDon GroatMaleska
Sat May 2, 19879DCause bias by insinuationsBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Sun Aug 3, 198674DNocturnal insectJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Mon Mar 10, 198648DInsectShirley SolowayMaleska
Fri Apr 22, 198312DSmall insectWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tue Sep 24, 197420AInsect with forcepsE. R. GalliWeng
Mon Sep 3, 196243ASmall centipede.UnknownFarrar
Sat Apr 12, 195846DInsect.S. A. KayFarrar
Sat Mar 26, 195519DBeetlelike insect.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thu Sep 18, 195251DInsect equipped with pincers.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 17, 1946102DSmall centipede.W. W. WebsterFarrar