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256 results for LIES

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tue Mar 6, 201822A"Hogwash!" (4)Bruce Greig
Mon Feb 19, 201835ASome rulings on PolitiFactBruce Haight
Sat Nov 18, 201750A"Hope ___ to mortals / And most believe her": HousmanSam Trabucco
Fri Jun 3, 201650A"I deny all that!"Josh Knapp
Thu Jan 14, 201635D"That's utter slander!"Jeffrey Wechsler
Tue Jan 12, 201662DTells a taleZhouqin Burnikel
Sun Sep 6, 201598ATrust erodersPatrick Berry
Thu Jul 30, 201527ANot just deceptionBrendan Emmett Quigley
Fri Nov 22, 201327AReposesPatrick Berry
Sat Sep 7, 20138DFictional accountsJulian Lim
Fri Aug 9, 20137DCreates an account?Patrick Berry
Fri Jun 14, 20139A"Debts and ___ are generally mixed together": RabelaisPatrick Berry
Mon Apr 18, 201117APrevaricationsJames Tuttle
Mon Apr 11, 201129D"That's all false, and you know it!"Ian Livengood
Sat Dec 25, 201039AIsn't straight (2)Stanley Newman
Tue Nov 16, 201030DPropaganda, often (2)Ian Livengood
Sun Sep 12, 201074DFabrications (3)Paula Gamache
Tue Feb 2, 201018AFabrications (3)Alex Fay
Fri Dec 4, 200943AThey often come in packsMartin Ashwood-Smith
Mon Nov 23, 200944ABig fibsBen Pall
Mon Nov 9, 200916AWhoppers (2)Lynn Lempel
Sun Nov 8, 2009113AIsn't straight (2)Robert W. Harris
Sun Nov 1, 200930DWhite ones are littleMatt Ginsberg and Pete Muller
Sun Mar 1, 200928ASome excusesRobert W. Harris
Sun Jan 11, 200976DTells it like it isn't (2)David J. Kahn
Wed Oct 29, 200824DLinks positionsSteven L. Zisser
Fri Feb 8, 200828DStoryteller's packMike Nothnagel
Fri Jul 27, 200754ACry of vehement denialJohn R. Conrad
Sun Apr 22, 2007142D"Here ___ ..."Victor Fleming
Mon Mar 26, 200723DUntruths (2)Eric Fischer
Thu Oct 26, 200634DStays flatTodd McClary and Dave Tuller
Tue Feb 21, 200627DTall talesLisa Wiseman
Tue Dec 27, 20057DEmpty promisesLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Sun Apr 10, 2005139A"Hogwash!" (4)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thu Mar 10, 200557DSprawlsEd Early
Sat Dec 11, 200459AIs positioned (3)James E. Buell
Tue Feb 10, 200418ATitle start of a 2003 Al Franken best sellerSeth A. Abel
Tue Dec 9, 20037DEpitaph wordAlan Arbesfeld
Sat May 17, 200327DFiction collectionBob Peoples
Sun May 11, 20035DInventionsPatrick Berry
Fri Feb 7, 200325DIs positioned (3)Michael Shteyman
Thu Sep 26, 20029DCry before and after "all"Manny Nosowsky
Thu Aug 8, 200213DNot just evasionsPatrick Merrell
Sun Mar 3, 2002113D"Hogwash!" (4)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Jan 7, 200267ATells it like it isn't (2)Peter Gordon
Thu Nov 22, 200169AIs proneRichard Silvestri
Mon Aug 6, 200112DSome Pinocchio pronouncementsBernice Gordon
Wed Jun 27, 200157ABaloney (2)Michael Shteyman
Tue May 22, 200143APolygraph detectionsJohn D. Leavy
Sat Dec 23, 200050AExtendsBob Klahn
Mon Oct 23, 200053DUntruths (2)Nancy Salomon and Marjorie Berg
Mon Sep 25, 200038DCommits perjuryPeter Gordon
Tue Aug 1, 200037DGolf positionsRandall J. Hartman
Wed Nov 3, 199922AMore than fudgesGreg Staples
Mon Feb 15, 199934AFalsehoodsRandall J. Hartman
Thu May 21, 199846DInventions, so to speakCathy Millhauser
Sun May 17, 199895DEquivocator's forteDavid J. Kahn and Hillary B. Kahn
Sun Jan 4, 199873AAccused's retortMark Danna
Thu Nov 27, 199723D"Fairy tales" (3)Kiran S. Kedlaya
Wed Sep 10, 199749AAll hogwashRandall J. Hartman
Mon Sep 8, 199744APrevaricates (2)Robert Goldberg
Sat Aug 2, 199719APropaganda, often (2)Ed Early
Tue Jun 25, 199621ABaloney (2)Randall J. Hartman
Mon Jun 24, 199657D"True___"M. Schneider
Sun May 19, 199664DFabrications (3)C.M. Deber
Fri Mar 8, 199621DIs positioned (3)R. Ross
Tue Jan 16, 19966A"Fairy tales" (3)R. Hartman
Mon Aug 14, 199556DFibsBen Wheelock
Mon Oct 17, 199462APrevaricates (2)Jonathan Schmatzbach
Sun May 29, 199440A"Hogwash!" (4)Janet R. Bender
Sun Jan 30, 1994100D"Fairy tales" (3)Alex K. Justin
Mon Dec 20, 199323DWhoppers (2)Norma Steinberg

2 results for LIES from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Mar 3, 2013takeaway51DDepartme*t store sectio*Matt Ginsberg
Apr 30, 2006acrosticY"Half the ___ they tell about me aren't true" (Yogi Berra)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon

182 results for LIES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Mon Aug 16, 199310APrevaricationsMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Thu Aug 12, 199321DReclinesRobert DillmanMaleska
Thu Jan 14, 199342AFalse testimonyA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wed Nov 18, 199267APerjuresJames L. BeattyMaleska
Sun Nov 8, 199225DThese sometimes come in a packNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Thu Nov 5, 199224AFalse propagandaDaniel GirardiMaleska
Sun Sep 27, 199283A"Sex, ___ and Videotape," 1989 filmRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Tue May 5, 199211DPrevaricatesBetty JorgensenMaleska
Wed Mar 4, 199218DPrevaricatesBert RosenfieldMaleska
Wed Jul 24, 199124APseudologists' fortesGayle DeanMaleska
Wed Nov 7, 199034DIs situatedLois SidwayMaleska
Fri Aug 24, 199030DTaradiddlesJune A. BoggsMaleska
Sun Feb 11, 19903DU.N.'s Trygve and kinArnold MossMaleska
Sun Dec 10, 198959DPrevaricatesJim PageMaleska
Tue Jul 11, 198917APrevaricatesReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Mon Jul 3, 198937AGolf positionsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wed Jan 11, 198923ADeceivesBernice GordonMaleska
Fri Oct 14, 198812DFalsehoodsMarjorie PedersenMaleska
Fri Jul 22, 198842APrevaricationsIrene SmullyanMaleska
Thu Apr 28, 198830DFalsehoodsKathryn RighterMaleska
Sun Jan 17, 198889AIs mendaciousWarren W. ReichMaleska
Tue Nov 24, 198717AReclinesJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tue Nov 3, 19873DWhoppersMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Sat Mar 21, 198756AFibsElio DesiderioMaleska
Fri Feb 20, 198737AEpitaph verbEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Fri Nov 21, 198620AConcerns of P.G.A. playersJudith PerryMaleska
Wed Jul 23, 198655DTall talesShirley SolowayMaleska
Wed Mar 26, 198635DIs situatedLarry GoldhirschMaleska
Wed Mar 12, 198622AFalsifiesRhonda KrausMaleska
Wed Nov 20, 198518D" . . . believing in old men's ___ . . . ": PoundWilliam JarvisMaleska
Wed Jun 26, 198561AWhoppersElaine GeorgeMaleska
Sat Aug 18, 198423APrevaricationsPeter G. SnowMaleska
Thu Jul 26, 198439AGolfers' concernsMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Fri Feb 24, 198419ASome storiesLois SidwayMaleska
Fri Jan 27, 198435APinocchio's nose-growersMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Sat Oct 29, 198312DStretchesSam Bellotto, Jr.Maleska
Sat Sep 24, 198361DPure fictionPeter SwiftMaleska
Thu May 26, 198354AWord on a tombstoneBernice GordonMaleska
Wed Feb 9, 198355DPinocchio's wrongsJohn GreenmanMaleska
Tue Nov 16, 198258DEpitaph verbWhittenMaleska
Sun Oct 10, 198266DTall talesAlfio MicciMaleska
Thu Sep 23, 198235ATwists the truthJeanne WilsonMaleska
Sat Jan 2, 198236AGolf predicaments, at timesMaramarcoMaleska
Sat Oct 3, 198148APure fictionVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Wed Jul 22, 198140A"O! that way madness ___": King LearLouis SabinMaleska
Sun May 31, 1981115APolygraph indicationsRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sun May 3, 198146DTwisted talesA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sat Feb 28, 198133DDouble talk, at timesBernice GordonMaleska
Sun Jan 11, 198169AIago's forteStanley GlassMaleska
Wed Oct 22, 198037DEpitaph verbRichard N. Platt, Jr.Maleska
Mon Oct 20, 198043ATells talesAlfio MicciMaleska
Mon Apr 28, 198018DIs situatedHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sun Feb 10, 198012DPure (or impure) fictionLouis BaronMaleska
Sun Dec 30, 197933AIago's forteE.T.M.Maleska
Tue Dec 11, 197913AFibsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thu Mar 8, 19797DEpitaph verbWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Mon Jan 15, 197940DPrevaricatesJay LivingstonMaleska
Sat Dec 16, 197818AIago's forteJean J. DavisonMaleska
Thu Apr 20, 197829DTales from AnaniasKathryn RighterMaleska
Mon Feb 20, 19781DGolfers' concernsJohnsonMaleska
Mon Sep 19, 197737DUntruthsRickertMaleska
Sun Aug 21, 1977102AWhoppersJack LuzzattoMaleska
Thu Jun 2, 197716AThese enlarged Pinocchio's noseHenry HookMaleska
Wed May 4, 197719AFiction of a sortHenry HookMaleska
Wed Mar 16, 197719DReclinesEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Fri Sep 17, 197657AFibsDennis ListortWeng
Mon May 17, 197631DWhoppersLouise EarnestWeng
Mon Jan 26, 197623AExtendsMartha J. DeWittWeng
Mon Nov 24, 197523ATrygve and familyMartha J. DeWittWeng
Thu Sep 25, 19753D"Uneasy ___ the head . . . "Paul R. BarnesWeng
Tue Jul 29, 197528DIs situatedBert H. KruseWeng
Mon Jul 21, 197539ATrygve and familyDeborah YorkWeng
Wed Feb 19, 19752DA pack of ___Alfio MicciWeng
Mon Jun 3, 197455ATurf positionsG. Gordon CookWeng
Wed May 15, 197470ARestsMary DormanWeng
Fri Apr 19, 197453D___ low (hides out)Norton RhoadesWeng
Thu Dec 20, 197346APerjurers' statementsUnknownWeng
Sat Aug 11, 197318AWhite and barefacedUnknownWeng
Sat Mar 24, 197321DExtendsUnknownWeng
Thu Aug 17, 197221DTrygve and familyUnknownWeng
Fri Aug 4, 197236AFibsUnknownWeng
Sun Jul 2, 1972128DExtendsAnne FoxWeng
Wed Jul 28, 197149DIs situatedUnknownWeng
Fri May 14, 197126DTaradiddler's talesUnknownWeng
Sun Apr 25, 197194A"No More ___" (Dick Gregory)Nancy W. AtkinsonWeng
Wed Nov 18, 197017ATells whoppersUnknownWeng
Tue Jan 13, 197042AGolfers' problemsUnknownWeng
Thu Nov 13, 196929DReclines.UnknownWeng
Sun Jul 27, 1969102AGolf positionsRuth BallWeng
Wed Jul 9, 196917A___ in wait.UnknownWeng
Sun Jul 6, 196973AGolfer's concernsBert BeamanWeng
Wed May 21, 19693DExtends.UnknownWeng
Thu Jan 30, 196923AFibs.UnknownWeng
Mon Dec 16, 196824AExtends.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 1, 196817AGolfers' concerns.UnknownFarrar
Wed Feb 21, 196861AIs situated.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 29, 196752DTales.Hume CraftFarrar
Fri Sep 8, 196724DWhat "jacet" means.Louise EarnestFarrar
Sat Aug 19, 196738ARelatives of fish stories.Jane CoonFarrar
Tue Aug 1, 196712DDouble-talk.C. V. KingFarrar
Mon Mar 13, 196725ATall tales.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thu Oct 13, 19669DCousins of half-truths.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Mon Sep 12, 196630APositions of golf balls.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 5, 196622D"Little White" items of song.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jul 30, 196625ADeceptive utterances.UnknownFarrar
Mon May 16, 19668DRelatives of fish stories.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 12, 196666ATall stories.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 24, 196692DCertain positions.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun Dec 12, 196534AIago's forte.Sidney LambertFarrar
Tue Nov 30, 196560ACampaign canards.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 6, 196515DDouble talk.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 6, 196442AReclines.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jul 18, 196422ARests.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 5, 196497AGolf positions.Will C. WengFarrar
Sun Apr 21, 19635DIs found.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Thu Nov 22, 196253DIs situated.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 10, 1962124AHalf-truths.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Jan 28, 196212DFish stories.W. E. JonesFarrar
Thu Dec 21, 196141DIs situated.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 28, 19613DDouble talk.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 22, 196113DFibs.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jul 15, 19616DFabrications.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 10, 196020AGolf ball settings.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 5, 196018DIs situated.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 6, 196045A"The light that ___ in woman's eyes . . . "UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 3, 196063AAims to deceive.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 14, 196041DExtends.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Feb 7, 196012DExtends.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Thu Oct 8, 195936AMisrepresents.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jul 27, 195960AAnanias' specialty.Harold T. BersFarrar
Thu Jun 25, 195912DIs situated.Jean ReedFarrar
Tue Mar 24, 19594DIs situated.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Sun Mar 15, 195970DExtends.Sidney LambertFarrar
Mon Feb 16, 195961A"The fiend that ___ like truth."Edward CansteinFarrar
Wed Oct 29, 195823AIs situated.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sun Oct 26, 1958126AFabrications.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thu Oct 9, 19583DWhite ___.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Wed Jul 2, 195821DRelatives of half-truths.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jun 26, 195826AIs situated.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Tue Jun 24, 195868APerjurer's specialties.S. A. KayFarrar
Mon May 26, 195856DReclines.Marcia GladstoneFarrar
Mon Dec 16, 195731AExists.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 23, 195711DDouble talk.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 23, 195725DPositions of golf balls.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thu May 30, 19577DFalsities.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Mon Mar 25, 195721ADeceptions.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sun Feb 3, 1957156AIago's specialty.H. C. CraftFarrar
Sat Jan 26, 195753AEpitaph verb.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue Nov 27, 195621DDeceptions.UnknownFarrar
Thu Oct 18, 195631AFabrications.Louis SabinFarrar
Tue Jul 10, 195617DFalse propaganda.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Feb 5, 195693DStretches.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sat Oct 22, 195523APalters.Irving L. RosenheimFarrar
Wed Sep 28, 195563AIs situated.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Jun 26, 195566AFabrications.Harold D. CannonFarrar
Fri Jun 17, 19557DFabrications.UnknownFarrar
Mon May 23, 195519AStories.UnknownFarrar
Sat Mar 27, 195445AExtends.UnknownFarrar
Tue Feb 2, 195422AFalsifies.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jan 12, 195455DTall tales.Roberta MorseFarrar
Wed Sep 16, 195343AWhite ___.Ethel Le StrangeFarrar
Fri May 8, 195322AEmulates Ananias.UnknownFarrar
Fri Mar 6, 195312DTrygve and Guri.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jul 30, 195227DFish stories.UnknownFarrar
Mon May 12, 19526DPerjuror's output.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 9, 195265DFalsehoods.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sat Jul 7, 195110DWhoppers.UnknownFarrar
Mon May 28, 19517DTales.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 29, 195154DTall stories.E. T. WebsterFarrar
Mon Apr 9, 195132AThe makings of perjury.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 26, 195152DFalsehoods.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 26, 195065ARests.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sun Oct 22, 195072DPropaganda weapon.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Sun Feb 5, 195091DSapphira told them.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Oct 9, 1949101ADeceptions.Elizabeth JacksonFarrar
Sun Jul 3, 194954DTold by Iago.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Jul 18, 1948107ATold by Nessus.Thomas JacksonFarrar
Sun Oct 5, 194752DWhite ___.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sun Feb 20, 194493DStatements by Lord Haw Haw.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun May 2, 194338A"The cruelest ___ are often told in silence."—Stevenson.I. KertFarrar
Sun Aug 30, 194262ANazi propaganda.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Jul 5, 194270ADomei news.Charles KuhlsFarrar