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204 results for IDIOT

65 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Fri Sep 29, 201715AYo-yo (2)Damon Gulczynski
Tue May 2, 201757DBuffoonDavid J. Kahn
Tue Dec 13, 201652ANumbskull (4)David Alfred Bywaters
Fri Oct 14, 20169DBirdbrain (4)Natan Last
Wed Jan 6, 201648ADummkopf (2)Jules P. Markey
Tue Oct 20, 201550ADodo (2)Sam Buchbinder
Tue Aug 12, 201463ABonehead (4)Robyn Weintraub
Mon Jul 21, 201423ADumb oxMatt Fuchs
Sun Jun 22, 201411DChowderheadElizabeth C. Gorski
Tue May 13, 201451DNumbskull (4)Tracy Gray
Tue Jan 7, 201455DBonehead (4)Mark Bickham
Tue Oct 29, 20137DMoron (2)Robert Cirillo
Mon Feb 25, 20132DBirdbrain (4)Angela Olson Halsted
Mon May 2, 201151DDum-dumCaleb Madison
Mon Apr 18, 20112DDodo (2)James Tuttle
Tue Nov 9, 201015ABozoDaniel A. Finan
Thu May 6, 201029DNumbskull (4)Dan Naddor
Sun Mar 14, 201025DBoobCaleb Madison
Sun Feb 14, 201012DTeller of a tale "full of sound and fury," per MacbethMatt Ginsberg and Pete Muller
Sat Jan 23, 201062AGooberKaren M. Tracey
Tue Dec 29, 200926D___-proof (easy to operate)Peter A. Collins
Tue Dec 22, 200950DDostoyevsky novel, with "The" (2)Robert A. Doll
Thu Jul 24, 200837D"You ___!" (cry while hitting oneself on the head)Matt Ginsberg
Wed Dec 26, 200737AYo-yo (2)Jim Page
Fri Sep 14, 200755AJerkJohn Farmer
Sat May 12, 200757AFool (2)Rich Norris
Mon Apr 9, 200711DMoron (2)J. K. Hummel
Tue Mar 13, 200753DBirdbrain (4)Holden Baker
Tue Feb 6, 200767ANot exactly a brainiacStella Daily and Bruce Venzke
Tue Aug 22, 200637AHalf-witMichael J. Doran
Mon Jul 3, 20062DDoofusRandall J. Hartman
Mon Feb 20, 200664AChuckleheadDoug Peterson
Sat Dec 24, 200549DDipByron Walden
Sat Dec 3, 200516ADull typeDana Motley
Wed Apr 20, 200514AFool (2)Joe DiPietro
Sat Dec 18, 200459AA genius, noDana Motley
Thu Oct 2, 20039DDunderhead (4)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Sep 17, 200311DReal dopeRichard Silvestri
Mon Jul 7, 200316ADunderhead (4)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Sat Jul 5, 200345AWord said with a head slapDavid J. Kahn
Mon May 12, 200353DDunderhead (4)Sarah Keller
Thu Mar 6, 200314AKind of boxCathy Millhauser
Sun Feb 23, 200336DBirdbrain (4)Nancy Salomon
Tue Feb 11, 200321DDimwit (4)Myles Callum
Thu Jan 9, 200330DDunderhead (4)David J. Kahn
Thu Aug 15, 200231DDimwit (4)Manny Nosowsky
Wed Jan 30, 200230DBlockhead (2)Randall J. Hartman
Tue Oct 23, 200116ABonehead (4)Leonard Williams
Mon Oct 1, 200166ABonehead (4)Janice M. Putney
Thu Jun 28, 200128DNo exemplar of eruditionAlan Arbesfeld
Mon Jun 18, 200131ADummkopf (2)Sherry O. Blackard
Wed May 23, 200151DNo-brainer?Alan Arbesfeld
Thu Feb 1, 200126ADimwit (4)Frances Hansen
Sun Dec 24, 200019ADunderpateBill Zais
Mon Dec 18, 200051DPinheadNancy Kavanaugh
Thu Aug 31, 200024DBlithering sortGene Newman
Mon Aug 21, 20002DNumbskull (4)Dave and Diane Epperson
Sun Apr 26, 199820ADostoyevsky novel, with "The" (2)Fran and Lou Sabin
Sun May 19, 199669DDoltC.M. Deber
Wed Jul 5, 199537AWord before box or proofNorman S. Wizer
Thu Jun 8, 199513DBlockhead (2)Chuck Deodene
Tue Mar 28, 199552D_____ savantChristopher Page
Sat Nov 26, 199447DDimwit (4)Manny Nosowsky
Mon Sep 19, 199424DNinnyWayne Robert Williams
Mon Jan 31, 199457ABoobyJanet R. Bender

3 results for IDIOT from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Apr 29, 2012panda43AA fool to dot two i'sMel Taub
Oct 30, 2011diagramless33DBoneheadFred Piscop
Jan 9, 2005acrosticFTeller of a tale "full of sound and fury"Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon

136 results for IDIOT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Nov 4, 199357ANincompoopDorothy ElliottTaub
Wed Nov 3, 199336AVery foolish fellowDaniel GirardiTaub
Sun Sep 19, 1993130ADostoyevsky's "The _____"John M. SamsonTaub
Tue Jun 1, 199360ASimpletonAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Tue Mar 30, 199326DDostoyevsky work, with "The"Joy L. WoukMaleska
Sat Jan 16, 199334DDostoyevsky's "The ___"Jesse RoarkeMaleska
Sun Oct 18, 199246ADostoyevsky's "The ___"Grace M. GordonMaleska
Tue Jul 28, 199215ADostoyevsky's "The ___"Eugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sun May 10, 199232DDostoyevsky's "The ___"Michael J. ParrisMaleska
Sun Mar 8, 199291ADostoyevsky novel, with "The"Kevin BoyleMaleska
Wed Dec 11, 199136ADostoyevsky's "The ___"Arthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Thu Nov 7, 199122DKind of board or boxMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Sun Oct 27, 199192ADostoyevsky novel, with "The"Mary M. MurdochMaleska
Fri Aug 16, 199125D___ card (TV prop)Dorothea E. ShippMaleska
Mon Apr 8, 199166ADostoyevsky's "The ___"Peter SwiftMaleska
Thu Jul 5, 199062AKind of TV board or cardKenneth WitteMaleska
Sat Apr 28, 199029D___ box (TV)Rhonda KrausMaleska
Sun Apr 8, 199050DDostoyevsky's "The ___"Ernst TheimerMaleska
Wed Feb 28, 199030AKind of TV box or boardBetty JorgensenMaleska
Fri Feb 23, 199044DDescribing certain cards, in TVJune A. BoggsMaleska
Mon Feb 19, 199019ADostoyevsky's "The ___"Albert J. KlausMaleska
Tue Sep 12, 198924DDostoyevsky subjectVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Mon Aug 28, 19892D"The ___," Dostoyevsky novelJames R. BurnsMaleska
Thu Jun 16, 198830DDostoyevsky's "The ___"Margaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Sun Jul 12, 198756DDostoyevsky's "The ___"Louis SabinMaleska
Mon Apr 20, 198753DDostoyevsky's "The ___"Joy L. WoukMaleska
Thu Mar 26, 198757ADostoyevsky's Myshkin, e.g.Frances HansenMaleska
Fri Feb 6, 198733DVictim of anoesiaRobert KatzMaleska
Sun Oct 19, 19862DDostoyevsky protagonistNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Thu Mar 27, 198633A" . . . tale told by an ___": Shak.Nancy JolineMaleska
Tue Oct 15, 198565ADostoyevsky's "The ___"Stanley B. WhittenMaleska
Sat May 4, 198514AKind of TV cardGayle DeanMaleska
Sun Dec 23, 1984122DDostoyevsky's "The ___"John M. SamsonMaleska
Mon Jun 11, 198464A" . . . a tale told by an ___ . . . ": MacbethWhittenMaleska
Tue Jun 5, 198412DDostoevsky's "The ___"H. M. KennedyMaleska
Tue Sep 6, 198325DDostoyevsky's "The ___"John R. ProsserMaleska
Sun Dec 26, 19825DDostoyevsky subjectBarry L. CohenMaleska
Sun Dec 5, 198250DDostoyevsky's "The ___"Virginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Sun Nov 21, 198248DKind of cardKatherine Gould & Chris RemignantiMaleska
Thu Jun 10, 198234ADostoyevsky's "The ___"Arnold MossMaleska
Sun Mar 14, 198265A___ cardFletcher IngallsMaleska
Wed Jul 8, 198154ABlockheadEli WesoffMaleska
Mon May 11, 198126DSimpletonMaloneyMaleska
Mon Jan 19, 198155ADoltNikki TenfeldeMaleska
Fri May 4, 19793DNumbskullWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sat Apr 28, 197925DDostoyevsky's "The ___"William LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Nov 22, 197851D"The ___": DostoyevskyRuth N. SchultzMaleska
Sun Jul 2, 197831AVictim of anoiaAnne FoxMaleska
Sun Jun 4, 1978122DKind of TV board or cardChet CurrierMaleska
Sun Apr 16, 197894DDostoyevsky novel, with "The"Jeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sat Feb 11, 197838DDimwitWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Jan 15, 197847ABlockheadAlex F. BlackMaleska
Thu Aug 4, 197759AFoolish personBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Mon Jun 14, 197624ADostoevski's "The ___"Henry HookWeng
Sun Apr 18, 1976136ATV card or boxHume R. CraftWeng
Tue Dec 16, 197529DNumskullJack PhilbrickWeng
Mon Oct 20, 197561A___ boxD. JacobsWeng
Mon Mar 31, 197527DNincompoopDorothea E. ShippWeng
Wed Jan 22, 197530A" . . . told by an ___"Jack L. SteinhardtWeng
Fri Nov 1, 197419ANumskullBert BeamanWeng
Sun Jul 14, 1974139AMoronAlfio MicciWeng
Thu Jun 13, 197425DDopeElio DesiderioWeng
Sun Oct 7, 197342DDoltFrances HansenWeng
Sun Sep 23, 197376DWord for Prince MyshkinWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sun Sep 2, 197382DDostoevsky's "The ___"Marie WestWeng
Sat Nov 25, 197253DLow-I.Q. typeUnknownWeng
Sun Aug 27, 1972123ANumskullAlfio MicciWeng
Sun Jun 18, 197292DMental midgetHerbert EttensonWeng
Sat Feb 26, 197247ADunceUnknownWeng
Sun Jan 16, 197222ABoneheadWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Wed Jul 28, 197155AOafUnknownWeng
Sat Jun 26, 197156ADunderheadMel TaubWeng
Wed Feb 3, 197127DFoolUnknownWeng
Wed Oct 14, 197057ANumskullUnknownWeng
Fri Sep 11, 197042DDense oneUnknownWeng
Fri May 8, 19705DDostoevski novel, with "The"UnknownWeng
Sun Nov 16, 196949ABlockheadB. H. KruseWeng
Mon Jul 28, 19692DBlithering one.UnknownWeng
Sat Mar 22, 196917ADostoevsky title (with "The").UnknownWeng
Wed Aug 7, 19688D___ board, TV prompter.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 2, 196715ASimple Simon.William LutwiniakFarrar
Wed Feb 1, 19672DGoose.Thomas E. DevlinFarrar
Mon Jan 2, 196715ADostoevski novel (with "The").Louis SabinFarrar
Mon Aug 17, 196443DAddlepate.UnknownFarrar
Mon May 25, 19642DGoose.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 25, 19638DFeatherbrained one.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 5, 196312DSimple Simon's cousin.Lee KochFarrar
Thu Jan 10, 196347DDostoevski's Prince MyshkinRoberta MorseFarrar
Sun Dec 9, 196222A___ card (teleprompter).Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Thu Sep 20, 196230DGoose.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 1, 196239AGoose.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jul 20, 196244DIgnoramus.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 1, 196140AGoose.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 30, 1961117DGoose.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sat Mar 5, 196057ADostoevski novel (with "The").UnknownFarrar
Fri Oct 23, 195929ASimpleton.UnknownFarrar
Wed Sep 9, 195965ANumskull.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 1, 195934AMental midget.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Tue May 5, 19596DGoose.Melville P. LiveranceFarrar
Mon Jan 19, 195958AChucklehead.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Thu Sep 11, 19582DDostoevski novel (with "The").Herbert EttensonFarrar
Fri Jun 20, 195854DGoose.Walter BlumFarrar
Sat Feb 8, 195847DNinny.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 31, 195818ASilly one.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 16, 19574DGoose.UnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 14, 19578DGoose.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 28, 195631DSilly one.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 13, 195617ASilly one.Dorothy E. SmithFarrar
Mon Jul 23, 195614ADostoevsky's Prince Myshkin.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun Jul 15, 195673AGoose.Charles CrossFarrar
Tue May 15, 195638DDostoyevsky novel (with "The").Bernice GordonFarrar
Thu May 10, 195627DSimple Simon.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Jan 8, 1956131DGoose.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Tue Mar 1, 19556DSimple Simon.Thomas J. VarnerFarrar
Thu Apr 15, 195462ANincompoop.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Tue Apr 13, 195416AFatuous one.Ralph HendersonFarrar
Mon Feb 8, 195430ANinny.Charlotte StickneyFarrar
Sun Dec 20, 195326ABooby.Sam LakeFarrar
Sun Aug 16, 195396ADunderhead.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Fri May 8, 195328DDostoevski's Prince Myshkin.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 24, 195365AOne of Dostoevsky's books (with "The").George HendersonFarrar
Wed Jan 7, 195331AOne lacking common sense.C. M. FairFarrar
Fri Nov 21, 195251DOne lacking common sense.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 26, 195238DFoolish one.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 13, 195211DNumskull.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 2, 195279ANumskull.Louis BaronFarrar
Tue Jan 1, 19526DA Dostoevski character.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 24, 195085DSenseless person.Alice CookFarrar
Mon Nov 27, 195038ABooby.S. A. KayFarrar
Sun Aug 29, 194814DNumskull.Charles CrossFarrar
Sun Aug 8, 194883D"A tale told by an ___": Macbeth.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Dec 16, 194517DBooby.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Jul 15, 194596DNovel by Dostoevski. (With The.)Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sun Feb 7, 1943121ABooby.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun May 17, 1942119AImbecile.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Feb 22, 1942123ANinny.Louis JenkinsFarrar