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24 Results for HOTPOTATO

10 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. See the dictionary definition.

Monday, March 28, 201624AIssue that's too dangerous to touchGary Cee
Friday, November 22, 201353ADicey issuePatrick Berry
Saturday, October 26, 201344AKids' party gameBarry C. Silk
Thursday, March 7, 20131ADifficult political situationJim Page
Friday, March 12, 201018ASomething passed without hesitationTim Croce
Sunday, June 1, 200824AIssue to avoidPatrick Berry
Friday, March 25, 200557AUnpleasant issue to handleHarvey Estes
Friday, February 27, 200417AIt's hard to handleMyles Callum
Tuesday, September 24, 200211DTough issue to handleSherry O. Blackard
Saturday, November 16, 199621ASticky matterJ. Page

2 results for HOTPOTATO from Variety puzzles.

October 13, 2013diagramless22A*Controversial issueFred Piscop
November 13, 2005acrosticKRisky matter to handle (2 wds.)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon

12 results for HOTPOTATO from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Tuesday, April 9, 199158AIssue too risky to deal withWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Friday, October 26, 199037ASticky situationWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Wednesday, July 19, 198914ARisky, difficult situationLouis SabinMaleska
Thursday, November 29, 198429AObject often droppedMary M. MurdochMaleska
Friday, February 15, 198036AControversial issueLewisMaleska
Saturday, July 23, 197714AExplosive issueJack LuzzattoMaleska
Sunday, February 18, 197342DBuck-passing itemJack LuzzattoWeng
Wednesday, September 14, 196611DHard-to-handle issue.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 7, 196637DHard-to-handle situation.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, September 29, 196516AIssue that is hard to handle.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, March 4, 196111DFiguratively, something hard to handle.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 20, 19573DHighly controversial.Mel TaubFarrar

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