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211 results for LOON

59 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Jan 28, 201895ASymbolic bird in "On Golden Pond"Priscilla Clark and Jeff Chen
Fri Nov 10, 201726ABird called a "diver" in the U.K.Patrick Berry
Sun Jun 25, 201752DMinnesota's state bird (2)Jacob Stulberg
Wed May 10, 201738AWacko (6)Ned White
Wed Dec 7, 201622ABird on Canada's $1 coinDavid Steinberg
Fri Feb 5, 201626DAvian symbol of OntarioMary Lou Guizzo
Tue Aug 25, 201511DBird with a laughlike callJohn E. Bennett
Tue Jan 6, 201558DNut job (2)Joel Fagliano
Sun May 18, 201442ABird on a Canadian dollar (2)Joe DiPietro
Wed Jan 15, 201452AWacko (6)Bernice Gordon
Wed Feb 22, 201219ACrazy sortKaren Young Bonin
Mon Aug 1, 201116A"Crazy" bird (5)Joel Fagliano
Thu Jun 3, 20102DScrewball (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Mar 2, 201015A*KookElizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Jan 10, 20105DFruitcakeMel Rosen
Tue Dec 29, 200928DNut case (5)Peter A. Collins
Wed Oct 7, 200960D"Laughing" birdTim Wescott
Wed Dec 31, 200843AAddlebrainTim Wescott
Thu Oct 16, 20087DWacko (6)Ian Tullis
Mon Dec 31, 200746ACrazy-sounding birdLynn Lempel
Sat Sep 1, 20072DCrazyKaren M. Tracey
Wed Aug 29, 200716ACanadian dollar birdJayne and Alex Boisvert
Wed Mar 7, 200730DCrackpot (3)Richard Silvestri
Tue Aug 29, 200632DWacko (6)David Pringle
Fri Jun 23, 200651ACanadian coin imageBruce Venzke and Stella Daily
Mon May 8, 200636DDiving bird (5)Norm Guggenbiller
Mon Jan 2, 200613DCrazy as a ___ (2)Linda Schechet Tucker
Sun Nov 20, 200562ANut (4)Patrick Merrell
Thu Sep 8, 200512DNut (4)Ben Tausig
Fri Aug 5, 200551DWeb-footed birdDavid Ainslie Macleod
Tue Aug 2, 200558ALarge diving birdNancy Kavanaugh
Sun Dec 5, 20041ASharp-billed diverDavid J. Kahn
Sun Oct 10, 200417DBird with a dagger-shaped billElizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Sep 26, 20046DCrackpot (3)Joe DiPietro
Mon Aug 30, 200416A"Crazy" bird (5)Jeffrey Harris
Wed Jan 14, 200444ANut job (2)Fred Piscop
Mon Dec 22, 200319DDiving bird with a weird callJoy C. Frank
Sun Nov 16, 200353AMinnesota's state bird (2)Cathy Millhauser
Mon May 26, 200361ANut (4)Lynn Lempel
Wed Oct 30, 200249DWacko (6)Kumar Balani
Wed May 23, 200155DNutcase (5)Alan Arbesfeld
Sun Sep 17, 200034AWacko (6)Nelson Hardy
Tue Dec 21, 199919ADiving bird (5)Richard Hughes
Sun Dec 19, 199931DNut (4)Frances Hansen
Tue Nov 9, 19992DNutcase (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Mon May 17, 199926DCrazy as a ___ (2)Ethan Cooper
Sat Jun 13, 199822AScrewball (3)Richard Silvestri
Wed Nov 26, 199756DNutcase (5)Nancy Schuster
Wed Jul 2, 199728DSymbol of crazinessRichard Hughes
Mon Jan 13, 199757DDiving bird (5)G. E. Paul
Wed Dec 11, 199655DScrewball (3)F. & L. Sabin
Mon Nov 4, 199615A"Crazy" bird (5)P. Wilson
Mon Oct 21, 199615ADiving bird (5)J. Bender
Sun Apr 16, 199564ABird on a Canadian dollar (2)Matt Gaffney
Mon Mar 13, 199538A"Crazy" bird (5)Ernie Furtado
Sat Dec 31, 199450DNutcase (5)Alex K. Justin
Thu Jan 13, 199456DDiving bird (5)Harvey Estes
Thu Jan 6, 199467ACrackpot (3)Arthur W. Palmer
Mon Dec 27, 199357ACrazy bird? (5)Joel Davajan

152 results for LOON from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Sep 23, 199322AGreat northern diverBob SefickTaub
Wed May 19, 199317ADiving birdJune A. BoggsMaleska
Thu Feb 11, 199365APiscivorous diving birdMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Mon Nov 9, 199255DDiving birdSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tue Oct 13, 199246ADiving birdJames L. BeattyMaleska
Mon Sep 7, 19927DArctic diverVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Wed Jul 8, 199266ACrazy as a ___Sidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Fri May 8, 199255DDiving birdAlfio MicciMaleska
Mon Jul 29, 199153ABird or boobVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Sun May 20, 199053DDoctorow's "___ Lake"John RussellMaleska
Wed Feb 28, 199016A"On Golden Pond" birdBetty JorgensenMaleska
Tue Jun 20, 198932AState bird of Minn.Sidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sat Feb 25, 198916ADoctorow's "___ Lake"Nancy JolineMaleska
Fri Jan 13, 198918DSimpletonArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Tue Apr 26, 198833ABird with a weird cryArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Fri Nov 13, 198764AGrebe's cousinBert RosenfieldMaleska
Tue Sep 22, 198741DCrazy-sounding birdFrances HansenMaleska
Thu Jul 16, 19876D"Crazy" birdR. S. JonesMaleska
Mon Oct 27, 198615AFish-eating birdEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Mon Oct 6, 198620DWeb-footed birdJames R. BurnsMaleska
Thu Jun 26, 198614ADoctorow's "___ Lake"Elaine GeorgeMaleska
Mon May 12, 198658ADiving birdSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wed Oct 23, 198542DDiving birdMcKeonMaleska
Sun Oct 13, 198565ADoctorow's "___ Lake"Joel D. LafargueMaleska
Mon May 27, 198543DDiving birdJonesMaleska
Wed May 15, 198549DFish-eating birdCharlotte ShoreMaleska
Tue Dec 4, 198415AClumsy, stupid personBette Sue CohenMaleska
Sun Nov 4, 198467DDiving birdErnst TheimerMaleska
Wed Jun 13, 198455DDoctorow's "___ Lake"FerreiraMaleska
Wed Jun 6, 198432DGrebe's cousinH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Mon May 7, 198461ADiving birdFrances K. SchnitzerMaleska
Wed Mar 7, 198413DKooky oneAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Thu Feb 23, 198456AGrebe's cousinEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Mon Feb 6, 198466ADiving birdNancy McCarthyMaleska
Thu Jan 5, 198430DDaft oneWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sat Nov 26, 19836DDiving birdMaverMaleska
Sat Oct 1, 198311DSymbol of crazinessErnst TheimerMaleska
Tue Jul 12, 198360AFish-eating birdVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Sun Jun 12, 198355ACrazy oneWarren W. ReichMaleska
Tue May 31, 198343AWater birdJames R. BurnsMaleska
Fri May 20, 198355DGrebe's cousinPeter SwiftMaleska
Wed May 18, 198311DSymbol of crazinessEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sat Dec 25, 19828DGreat diverJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Fri Oct 15, 198263AWinged diverPeter SwiftMaleska
Thu Oct 7, 198216ADoctorow's "___ Lake"Eugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Fri Aug 20, 19823D"___ Lake," Doctorow novelCometaMaleska
Sat Jun 12, 198235ADiving birdKay SullivanMaleska
Thu Apr 22, 198232ADiving birdEli WesoffMaleska
Mon Apr 12, 198258DSimpletonRobert KatzMaleska
Wed Dec 30, 198154DDiving birdNancy McCarthyMaleska
Tue Jul 7, 19813D"Crazy" diverLois SidwayMaleska
Wed Jul 1, 198115A"___ Lake," Doctorow novelTimothy HoyMaleska
Mon Apr 20, 198160AAvine symbol of crazinessAudrey KochMaleska
Mon Nov 10, 198029ADiving birdHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Mon May 12, 198016ADiving birdHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Tue Nov 13, 197964ACrazy as a ___Herb L. RisteenMaleska
Mon Oct 1, 197912DDiving birdHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Mon Jul 2, 19792DBird with a clumsy gaitStrassheimMaleska
Tue May 29, 197960ADoltMeislerMaleska
Mon May 7, 197933DDiving birdMorton BraunMaleska
Wed Apr 18, 197939DGreat northern diverDaughdrilleMaleska
Tue Apr 17, 197941ACrazy as a ___Sidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Mon Nov 27, 197837AFish-eating birdSchwarzbaumMaleska
Mon Mar 27, 197825AGrebe's cousinGrace FabbroniMaleska
Wed Oct 19, 197715ABird with a weird crySara V. TuckermanMaleska
Sat Oct 1, 197754ABird with a weird cryMel RosenMaleska
Tue Jul 26, 197711DCrackpotElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Mon Jun 20, 197745AFeathered fisheaterYoungMaleska
Mon Jun 13, 197735ABird with a natural necklaceFarrantMaleska
Wed Jan 12, 197721AStupid oneEli WesoffWeng
Fri Jun 25, 197632DDiving birdJordan S. LasherWeng
Wed May 26, 197630AHendrik Willem van ___Leonard GoldbergWeng
Wed Jan 7, 19766DFish-eating birdGladys V. MillerWeng
Fri Aug 22, 197545ADiving birdGeorge MadridWeng
Sat Feb 15, 197512DDiving birdAlice H. KaufmanWeng
Fri Dec 27, 197456DDiving birdTap OsbornWeng
Wed Jun 19, 197411ABirdHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Mon Apr 15, 197411DWater birdHelen PettigrewWeng
Mon Apr 8, 197420ADiving birdJay SpryWeng
Sun Feb 10, 19742DDiving birdJean J. DavisonWeng
Fri Jan 4, 197458ADiving birdJordan S. LasherWeng
Tue Aug 28, 197357DDiving birdUnknownWeng
Fri Aug 3, 197360ABirdUnknownWeng
Sat Apr 21, 197340ADiving birdUnknownWeng
Sun Mar 18, 197399ADiving birdJean J. DavisonWeng
Tue Feb 27, 19733DDiving birdUnknownWeng
Sun Nov 12, 1972110ADiving birdEmanuel BergWeng
Fri Aug 18, 197249DRascalUnknownWeng
Thu Apr 27, 197236ASimpletonUnknownWeng
Mon Dec 6, 197118DDiving birdUnknownWeng
Tue May 25, 197166ADiving birdUnknownWeng
Sat Feb 20, 197112DDiving birdUnknownWeng
Sun Feb 14, 1971139DDiving birdGladys V. MillerWeng
Sat Aug 29, 197040DDiving birdUnknownWeng
Mon Jun 8, 197033AWater birdUnknownWeng
Sat Sep 20, 196955ADiving bird.UnknownWeng
Fri Dec 13, 196868ADiving bird.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 28, 196862AWater bird.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 9, 19682DDiving bird.UnknownFarrar
Fri Mar 1, 196814AWater bird.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jan 1, 196855DWater bird.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 23, 196712DDiving bird.Louise EarnestFarrar
Fri Aug 5, 196660ADiving bird.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 20, 196620DAquatic bird.UnknownFarrar
Wed Sep 15, 196558ABird.UnknownFarrar
Sat Feb 8, 196465ABird.Jean ReedFarrar
Thu Nov 28, 196315AWater bird.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Wed Oct 23, 196339ADiving bird.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sun Oct 13, 19634DLake bird.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Aug 4, 196365DDiving bird.Mary E. GrowFarrar
Sat Jul 27, 196352AWater bird.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 17, 196342AWater bird.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 17, 196352DLake bird.John ByrneFarrar
Thu Sep 27, 196259DWater bird.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 4, 196240DDiving bird.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 27, 196242ADiving bird.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Fri May 25, 19622DWater bird.Jean ReedFarrar
Tue Apr 24, 196263DPuffin's cousin.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sat Feb 10, 196259AGreat northern diver.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 25, 19613DWater bird.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 11, 196120AWater bird.UnknownFarrar
Wed Sep 20, 196133DDiving bird.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 2, 196119AWater bird.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 14, 196014ABird of subarctic regions.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 10, 196056DDiving bird.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 9, 196018AWater bird.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 27, 19602DBird.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 21, 195954DDiver.Louis SabinFarrar
Thu Nov 20, 19582DBird with a weird cry.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Mon Jun 16, 195825AWater bird.Helen FasuloFarrar
Fri Jan 10, 195843ADiving bird.W. E. JonesFarrar
Mon Sep 30, 195736ADiving bird.UnknownFarrar
Wed May 8, 195747AFeathered fish-eater.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Mon Nov 12, 195634ADiving bird.Helen FasuloFarrar
Thu Aug 9, 195660ADiving bird.Rosa JosephsFarrar
Sun Jun 3, 195675DDiver.Helen BernardFarrar
Wed Apr 4, 195664ABird with a weird cry.Madeline CorseFarrar
Mon Feb 20, 195638DBird.S. A. KayFarrar
Fri Nov 4, 195546ABird with a weird cry.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jun 23, 195516ADiving bird.S. A. KayFarrar
Wed Jun 1, 19553DDiving bird.Ruth OliverFarrar
Sat Jan 15, 195512DHendrik van ___.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Mon Nov 8, 195445ADiving bird.Edward EarlyFarrar
Wed Apr 29, 195310DDiving bird.Victor GoldfarbFarrar
Tue Jan 20, 195342AGreat northern diver.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wed Nov 12, 195233AGreat northern diver.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 8, 195235AWeb-footed bird.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 26, 195211DLarge diving bird.UnknownFarrar
Tue Apr 15, 195213DN. Y. lake named for bird.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 28, 194550ADiver.L. K. PetersFarrar
Sun Aug 26, 194597DDiver.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sun Aug 5, 194565ABird.Lester KeeneFarrar