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64 results for FIB

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Feb 18, 201812ABit of baloney (2)Elizabeth A. Long
Sun Dec 31, 201713DStatement made while crossing the fingers, maybeJohn Lampkin
Mon Oct 16, 201710ASomething that might be said with fingers crossed behind the backJennifer Nutt
Tue Apr 19, 201656DLie a littleDavid J. Kahn
Sun Feb 28, 201616ASmall inventionTimothy Polin
Sat Dec 5, 201539ACasual inventionDavid J. Kahn
Thu Sep 4, 201411ANot a very big inventionSamuel A. Donaldson
Tue May 13, 201411DLittle lie (3)Tracy Gray
Thu Oct 24, 201357DSmall storyPeter A. Collins
Wed Jul 24, 20131A"I didn't know I was speeding, officer," e.g.Erik Wennstrom
Wed Mar 13, 20135DTaradiddle (2)Joe DiPietro
Wed Jul 4, 201211ALittle untruthCaleb Madison
Sun Dec 25, 2011122DWhite lieElizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Feb 4, 201139AIt's not a very big storyAshton Anderson
Sat Feb 7, 200928ATrumped-up bitPete Muller
Sun Nov 9, 200873AIt's more than a stretchPaula Gamache
Thu Jan 17, 200855AIt may be said while crossing the fingersMatt Ginsberg
Wed Oct 3, 200729DTiny taleRobert Dillman
Mon May 1, 200661DLittle lie (3)Mike Torch
Mon Apr 3, 200644ATiny untruthLynn Lempel
Sat Dec 31, 200561DInconsequential inventionRobert H. Wolfe
Wed Dec 14, 200554DNot be entirely truthfulJames R. Leeds
Mon Jan 24, 200525ALittle white lieSarah Keller
Mon Apr 21, 200352ALittle lie (3)Randall J. Hartman
Tue Sep 10, 200231ABit of baloney (2)Wei-Hwa Huang
Sun Jun 30, 20025DDo a little stretching?Joe DiPietro
Thu Oct 19, 200031AMinor inventionPatrick Jordan
Mon Mar 15, 199957DPrevaricateElizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Dec 23, 199848DTaradiddle (2)Christopher Hurt
Sun Apr 27, 199724DPiece of disinformationMatt Gaffney
Tue Nov 12, 199656DStretch the truth (2)E. Lexau
Mon Apr 1, 199662DStretch the truth (2)F. Piscop

32 results for FIB from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Apr 11, 199344DLittle lieNancy Nicholson JolineMaleska
Sun Jul 7, 199161DTaradiddleCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Mon Apr 24, 198927DLittle lieNorma SteinbergMaleska
Mon Aug 22, 198839DSmall lieJudson G. TrentMaleska
Tue Aug 2, 198828AMild untruthReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Tue Mar 29, 198826ASmall untruthEileen LexauMaleska
Tue Jun 11, 198561DTallish taleJames R. BurnsMaleska
Tue Apr 19, 19837DLittle lieElio DesiderioMaleska
Fri Nov 23, 19795ALittle lieA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tue Jul 17, 197962DDistortionJean J. DavisonMaleska
Mon Jun 4, 197940DLieHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wed Apr 4, 197960DLittle liar's lapseJean J. DavisonMaleska
Sun Apr 10, 197743ALittle white lieFrances HansenMaleska
Sun Feb 13, 197724DLittle lieElmer ToroWeng
Sun Feb 1, 197638ATruth evasionJohn VezendyWeng
Sun May 11, 1975108DTaleTap OsbornWeng
Tue Jul 2, 197458DWhite lieGeorge LaczkoWeng
Sun Aug 5, 197345DMendacityBarbara GillisWeng
Sat Feb 27, 197141ALow-key lieUnknownWeng
Tue Dec 15, 197024AWhite lieUnknownWeng
Sat Oct 10, 197027DWhite lieUnknownWeng
Sun Sep 6, 1970106ALieBarbara LewisWeng
Sun Nov 17, 196870AFalsehoodBarbara GolubFarrar
Sun Apr 7, 19681DTell a lie.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thu Nov 4, 196563DWhite lie.Louise EarnestFarrar
Tue Sep 8, 196455AUntruth.UnknownFarrar
Fri Feb 23, 196256DFalsehood.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Mon May 2, 19605ALie.UnknownFarrar
Sat Mar 13, 19545DInnocent lie.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 13, 195134DTrivial lie.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 11, 1951147DWhite lie.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Sun Jul 29, 194560ALittle white lie.Jack LuzzattoFarrar