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239 results for LAME

67 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Saturday, January 21, 201739DSorry (2)James Mulhern
Thursday, November 3, 201613DHardly adequateMel Rosen
Thursday, September 15, 20166DWakeIan Livengood
Tuesday, September 6, 20164DTotally uncoolTimothy Polin
Tuesday, January 5, 20162DNot cool, informallyJim Holland
Sunday, April 5, 2015107DUnbelievable, sayTom McCoy
Sunday, March 22, 201579AFlimsyJeremy Newton
Thursday, February 13, 201426AUnconvincing (6)Daniel Landman
Monday, May 6, 201363ALimping, sayJoel Fagliano
Friday, January 27, 201225DWeak (2)Joe Krozel
Tuesday, September 27, 201164AHobbling, sayPeter A. Collins
Wednesday, August 24, 201163AUncoolKelsey Blakley
Thursday, July 7, 201158DUnconvincing (6)Caleb Rasmussen
Wednesday, March 31, 201067AHalf-bakedChuck Deodene
Thursday, July 23, 200940DPricey fabricGary & Stephen Kennedy
Sunday, February 22, 2009107DUnconvincing (6)Barry C. Silk & Doug Peterson
Saturday, January 31, 200916AShowy wearKen Bessette
Tuesday, December 2, 200857DPathetic (4)Matt Ginsberg
Tuesday, October 7, 200871AWeak (2)Kevin G. Der
Tuesday, February 12, 200834DPoor, as an excuseDeb Amlen
Tuesday, June 26, 20072DPoor, as excuses go (4)Ray Fontenot
Wednesday, June 6, 200714AFormal fabricRichard Silvestri
Thursday, November 9, 200664ABeneath serious considerationByron Walden
Wednesday, October 18, 200658DInadequateJohn Farmer
Friday, September 15, 200625DHobbling (4)Harvey Estes
Wednesday, June 1, 200551DWeak, as an effortNick Grivas
Thursday, May 5, 200534ANot really believableChris Sallade
Wednesday, March 2, 20053D___ duckJames M. Jenista and Dana McLemore
Thursday, December 9, 200425DHobbling (4)Paula Gamache
Sunday, November 28, 200472ADress material for a ballElizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, November 15, 200466AHobbling (4)Alison Donald
Tuesday, June 22, 200422DPoor, as excuses go (4)Allan E. Parrish
Wednesday, June 9, 20047DPoor, as excuses go (4)Seth A. Abel
Thursday, May 6, 200422AUnconvincing (6)Kevan Choset
Friday, April 23, 200413DPathetic (4)Alan Olschwang
Monday, September 8, 200334DLike some excusesLeslie H. Nicoll
Sunday, August 17, 200336AUnconvincing (6)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, July 1, 200316APathetic (4)Karen M. Tracey
Tuesday, June 10, 200319AShiny gold fabricElizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, May 27, 200362DFlimsy, as an excusePAtrick MErrell
Tuesday, May 20, 200331DLiberace fabricPeter Abide
Sunday, December 29, 200216DFancy fabricRichard Silvestri
Saturday, February 23, 20024DGetting hardly any laughsRich Norris
Monday, February 4, 20027DHobbling (4)Gregory E. Paul
Monday, November 19, 200159DWeak, as an excuse (2)Peter Gordon
Wednesday, March 28, 200139DCouturier's fabricElizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, January 16, 200156DCrippledPeter Gordon
Monday, December 11, 200066AFabric with gold or silver threadsMyles Callum
Wednesday, November 29, 200030DUnable to walkPeter Gordon
Monday, June 26, 200065ADisabledPeter Gordon
Saturday, May 13, 200053AGold ___William S. Cotter
Tuesday, January 4, 200061APoor, as excuses go (4)Joy L. Wouk
Friday, December 17, 199936AUnconvincing (6)Manny Nosowsky
Thursday, February 25, 199915AGlittery materialJim Page
Wednesday, April 1, 19986DHardly believable (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Tuesday, December 23, 199715AHardly believable (2)Fred Piscop
Saturday, November 29, 199712DSorry (2)Rich Norris
Sunday, October 5, 199782APathetic (4)Derrick Niederman
Monday, June 2, 199735DShiny fabricGregory E. Paul
Friday, December 20, 199660ABreak a leg?M. Ashwood-Smith
Wednesday, April 24, 199638DGlittery fabricG. Dean
Thursday, October 19, 199519AIneffectualLois Sidway
Wednesday, August 30, 199528DMetallic fabricJohn R. Conrad
Sunday, August 13, 199569AShoot in the foot?Nancy Salomon
Monday, June 19, 199563AWeak, as an excuse (2)Gregory E. Paul
Wednesday, July 13, 199422DHamstrungJonathan Schmatzbach
Monday, July 4, 199413DCostly clothJoel Davajan

3 results for LAME from Variety puzzles.

December 20, 2015panda30ADescription of a lackluster mealJoel Fagliano
August 21, 2011panda33AWeak maleMel Taub
May 17, 2009takeaway2DBit of *ireMatt Ginsberg

169 results for LAME from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Thursday, August 5, 199315AShiny clothRand H. BurnsMaleska
Wednesday, May 19, 199357DBrocaded fabricJune A. BoggsMaleska
Wednesday, November 11, 199219ABrocaded fabricNorman S. WizerMaleska
Monday, September 14, 199265AWeak, as an excuseArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Friday, January 3, 199242DClaudicantJesse RoarkeMaleska
Sunday, November 24, 199179AGlitzy fabricJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Thursday, October 31, 199152DGold clothBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Wednesday, August 7, 199156ACloth of goldHallMaleska
Thursday, April 4, 199121DUnconvincingJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, March 10, 1991105DBrocaded fabricJoan P. LeemhorstMaleska
Sunday, September 9, 199018ARich fabricJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Friday, August 17, 199014AAn anagram for maleEli WesoffMaleska
Wednesday, May 23, 19901AKind of duck or excuseEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thursday, November 16, 19891AHamstringErnst TheimerMaleska
Wednesday, June 14, 19892DCloth of goldH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Friday, January 13, 198914AHamstringArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Tuesday, September 27, 198814AUnconvincingWhittenMaleska
Sunday, August 28, 19883DHaltMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Thursday, July 7, 198854DLike some excusesMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Sunday, June 26, 1988110DGold clothDale O. BurgenerMaleska
Friday, June 17, 198816ABrocaded fabricI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Wednesday, April 27, 198859AFine fabricNorma SteinbergMaleska
Monday, April 18, 198814AKind of duckElaine GeorgeMaleska
Wednesday, April 6, 198815AKind of brain or duckEmory H. CainMaleska
Tuesday, February 16, 198812DType of excuseArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Saturday, February 13, 198854DKind of excuseKay SullivanMaleska
Monday, January 25, 198866AHandicapped, in a waySidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wednesday, January 6, 198845AOrnamental fabricWilson McBeathMaleska
Monday, May 11, 198726DKind of duckRichard SilvestriMaleska
Wednesday, February 4, 198760AHaltTom W. UnderhillMaleska
Thursday, August 14, 198615AGlittery fabricWilliam CanineMaleska
Sunday, July 20, 198660DRich materialOlive DunnMaleska
Sunday, June 1, 19863DType of duck or excuseCharles M. DeberMaleska
Tuesday, April 29, 198649DRich fabricAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wednesday, March 12, 198615ARich materialRhonda KrausMaleska
Wednesday, February 12, 19861ADisabledJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tuesday, January 7, 198656DGlittery fabricRhonda KrausMaleska
Monday, November 4, 198528DLike John SilverAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Thursday, April 11, 198523AKind of duckBrian G. TylerMaleska
Tuesday, March 19, 198540AWeakArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Wednesday, January 2, 198516ARich materialNancy McCarthyMaleska
Sunday, December 16, 1984113DBrocaded fabricBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Sunday, September 9, 198475DHobbleRichard SilvestriMaleska
Monday, July 9, 198460ASlinky materialJohn H. HalesMaleska
Friday, June 29, 198413DLike some excusesDaniel GirardiMaleska
Tuesday, June 5, 198438DInadequateH. M. KennedyMaleska
Friday, December 16, 198316AGown fabricMargaret KingmanMaleska
Tuesday, November 29, 198314A___ duck (reelection loser)Frances K. SchnitzerMaleska
Thursday, October 20, 198316AInadequateLois SidwayMaleska
Thursday, October 6, 19833DCrippledAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Tuesday, May 10, 19831AHaltErnst TheimerMaleska
Friday, January 21, 198311DKind of duckRobert KatzMaleska
Monday, January 17, 19831DMetallic clothNancy McCarthyMaleska
Sunday, October 31, 198268DLike some excusesJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Sunday, August 15, 198232DKind of brainLouis BaronMaleska
Tuesday, January 5, 198215AShimmery fabricElio DesiderioMaleska
Wednesday, December 30, 198118AKind of duckNancy McCarthyMaleska
Wednesday, November 18, 198156DKind of duckJohn GreenmanMaleska
Thursday, October 1, 198114ARich materialMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Thursday, August 13, 198114AType of excuseJonesMaleska
Sunday, June 21, 198151DKind of brainBert H. KruseMaleska
Sunday, September 28, 198014AIll composedHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, June 8, 1980104AHow some runners pull upWalter WebbMaleska
Monday, November 26, 197933DKind of excuseI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Wednesday, July 4, 197912DPoor, as an excuseAlice H. KaufmanMaleska
Saturday, April 21, 19796DLike Charley's horse?A. J. SantoraMaleska
Wednesday, January 3, 19791AKind of excuseMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Wednesday, January 18, 197854A___ duckWeilMaleska
Saturday, December 31, 197721DCloth of goldC. J. AngioMaleska
Wednesday, November 2, 19775A" . . . and the ___ walk": Matthew 11:5BartholomewMaleska
Friday, May 27, 197713AKind of duck or excuseHarriet Gilson RosenbergMaleska
Friday, March 4, 197714AHobblingMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Thursday, March 3, 197736ALike some excusesMichael W. MillerMaleska
Tuesday, February 8, 197752AMetallic fabricGeorge RaventosWeng
Sunday, January 2, 197751AKind of excuseJ. A. FelkerWeng
Monday, December 27, 197613AKind of duckMartha J. DeWittWeng
Saturday, October 30, 197616AKind of brainH. Hastings ReddallWeng
Wednesday, July 21, 197614AMetallic clothAnthony B. CanningWeng
Saturday, May 22, 197664ABrain or duckMarjorie PedersenWeng
Wednesday, January 28, 197638ALike many excusesSteeleWeng
Saturday, December 20, 197522ARich fabricHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Wednesday, December 10, 197529DRich fabricSara V. TuckermanWeng
Thursday, October 23, 197551DKind of duckAllan BlackmanWeng
Thursday, March 6, 197535AKind of duck or brainMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Sunday, January 5, 1975110ABrain or duckDiana SessionsWeng
Monday, July 8, 197445ASome excusesElizabeth M. QuackenbushWeng
Wednesday, March 13, 19747DDuck or brainMary DormanWeng
Saturday, March 9, 197438DInadequateHenry V. StrakaWeng
Friday, October 26, 197327AWeak, as an excuseUnknownWeng
Saturday, May 13, 197219DMetallic fabricUnknownWeng
Sunday, April 30, 19729DCertain duckMona AbramescoWeng
Tuesday, April 18, 197255DKind of excuseUnknownWeng
Saturday, March 4, 197240AMetallic materialUnknownWeng
Wednesday, January 19, 197260A___ duckUnknownWeng
Wednesday, January 12, 197252DRich fabricUnknownWeng
Friday, November 26, 197158DKind of duckUnknownWeng
Wednesday, November 10, 197110DSome excusesUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 17, 197165ALike some excusesH. L. RisteenWeng
Thursday, January 7, 197153DIneffectualUnknownWeng
Monday, September 21, 197059DClothUnknownWeng
Monday, June 29, 197011DPoor, as an excuseUnknownWeng
Sunday, March 15, 197039ADuck of a kindFrank NosoffWeng
Monday, January 26, 197019AMetallic fabricUnknownWeng
Thursday, December 11, 196954DFabric.UnknownWeng
Saturday, November 1, 19698DLike some excuses.UnknownWeng
Monday, October 20, 196955DHalt.UnknownWeng
Friday, October 17, 196916ACrippled.UnknownWeng
Saturday, September 13, 196932DGold cloth.UnknownWeng
Monday, March 31, 19692DDress material.UnknownWeng
Monday, March 10, 196931DGown material.UnknownWeng
Tuesday, April 30, 196827DKind of duck.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 18, 196726DRich cloth.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, November 30, 196754DKind of duck.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, September 20, 196742AKind of duck.Rachel F. BakerFarrar
Monday, July 24, 196745DRich fabric.Wells GemberlingFarrar
Monday, April 17, 196714ACloth of gold.Louis SabinFarrar
Monday, May 9, 19663DUnconvincing.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 7, 19652DElegant cloth.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, September 8, 196512DRich fabric.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 31, 19653DRich fabric.Nancy SchusterFarrar
Sunday, February 14, 196579DRich fabric.Anne FoxFarrar
Thursday, October 8, 19642DIneffectual.UnknownFarrar
Monday, June 29, 19646DCloth of gold.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 4, 196441ACloth of gold.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 24, 196353DGold cloth.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 17, 196225AOne kind of duck.Samuel DavisFarrar
Tuesday, April 24, 196224ACloth of gold.Helen FasuloFarrar
Thursday, December 7, 19618DPoor, as an excuse.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 25, 196133DGold cloth.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, November 8, 196167A___ duck.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 10, 196114ACloth of gold.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sunday, September 3, 1961120DClaudicant.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Wednesday, July 12, 196129DMetallic cloth.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 22, 196016A___ duck.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, August 11, 196050DHalt.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 30, 196055DRich fabric.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 16, 196022A___ duck.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, February 16, 196029DFabric for evening gowns.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 21, 195936DGold-shot fabric.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Monday, December 8, 195864A___ duck.Helen FasuloFarrar
Wednesday, October 22, 195818DMetallic cloth.Roberta MorseFarrar
Sunday, August 17, 1958121DRich fabric.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Monday, June 16, 195817ACloth of gold.Helen FasuloFarrar
Tuesday, June 3, 195846DFeeble, as an excuse.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, November 17, 195777DCloth akin to samite.W. E. JonesFarrar
Wednesday, September 18, 195754DMetallic fabric.Edward CansteinFarrar
Wednesday, August 28, 195723A___ duck.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Saturday, July 6, 195728DMetallic fabric.Helen BernardFarrar
Sunday, March 24, 1957110ARich fabric.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, October 26, 195611D___ duck.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 14, 195624AUnsatisfactory.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, March 1, 195653DUnsatisfactory.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Friday, February 3, 195656DNot sound or efficient.S. A. KayFarrar
Tuesday, November 8, 195515ARich, metal-threaded fabric.Jo BodleFarrar
Wednesday, February 23, 195513DLimping.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Friday, October 1, 195414ARich fabric.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, September 24, 195454DUnsatisfactory.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Wednesday, July 14, 195410ACloth with metal threads.Ethel Le StrangeFarrar
Saturday, March 27, 19543DCloth of gold.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, September 30, 195370ADress material.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Sunday, November 16, 195253DRich fabric.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Thursday, October 23, 195221DIneffectual.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 1, 195230DNot sound or efficient.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, March 13, 195257DIneffective.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 12, 195167ADescribing a congressional "duck."UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 1, 19506AUnconvincing.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, October 5, 1947134D___ duck.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, April 21, 194692DHalt.L. K. PetersFarrar
Sunday, April 1, 1945127A___ Duck.Louis BaronFarrar