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245 results for MAD

93 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Wed Jul 11, 20188ADaft (2)Michael Hawkins
Wed Nov 1, 201755D"Spy vs. Spy" magazine (7)Herre Schouwerwou
Thu Aug 3, 20177ACracked (3)Timothy Polin
Wed Aug 2, 201760A"Spy vs. Spy" magazine (7)Bruce Haight
Thu Jul 20, 201728AOut of one's headRandolph Ross
Sat Jun 17, 201754DAbout to explodeRyan McCarty
Wed Dec 21, 201639A"I learned to be a movie critic by reading ___ magazine": Roger EbertJeff Chen and Seth Geltman
Wed Nov 30, 201627DMagazine with a fold-in back cover (2)Molly Young
Wed Nov 23, 201630D"What, me worry?" magazine (3)David Steinberg
Fri Oct 28, 20163D"Are you ___?!" (2)Mary Lou Guizzo and Jeff Chen
Sat Jun 4, 201612AExtremely, in modern lingoByron Walden and Brad Wilber
Wed Jun 1, 201611AFit to be tiedWren Schultz
Sun Feb 28, 2016114DWhackedTimothy Polin
Thu Feb 18, 201645D"___ Men"Bruce Haight
Mon Feb 1, 20164DSeeing redGary Cee
Tue Jan 27, 201562DMagazine written by "the usual gang of idiots"James Tuttle
Tue Jan 13, 201554ABerserkMichael Blake
Mon Jan 5, 201558ABonkers (2)John Guzzetta
Thu Dec 25, 201463ARagingXan Vongsathorn
Tue Nov 11, 201466A"Spy vs. Spy" magazine (7)James Mulhern
Sun Oct 26, 201474DLoony (2)Caleb Emmons
Wed Jul 9, 201423AMagazine with a back-cover fold-inBruce Haight
Sat Sep 8, 201232AGeorge III descriptorByron Walden
Mon Jul 30, 20121D"What, me worry?" magazine (3)Rosemarie Dolan and Christopher Geach
Mon Jun 4, 201265D"What, me worry?" magazine (3)John R. O'Brien
Tue Nov 22, 201112DFoaming at the mouthVictor Fleming
Sat May 7, 201126ACracked (3)Tim Croce
Mon Mar 14, 201156DAlfred E. Neuman's magazineAndrea Carla Michaels
Wed Jun 23, 201057A"Usual gang of idiots" magazineAlex Boisvert
Wed May 26, 201031DMagazine featuring 47-DownAnna Shechtman
Sun May 2, 201036DBattyKelsey Blakley
Thu Apr 8, 201010D___ HatterMatt Ginsberg
Sun Dec 27, 200981D"Are you ___?" (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Apr 5, 200930ACrackbrainedCharles Deber
Sun Nov 16, 20089DExtremely upsetMerl Reagle
Tue Jul 22, 200828DLoony (2)Lynn Lempel
Fri May 30, 200856DUnbalanced (2)Natan Last
Mon May 19, 200828DOff one's rockerMike Nothnagel
Sun Jan 20, 20081AMagazine that features "Alfred's Poor Almanac"Natan Last
Sun Jul 29, 2007108AMagazine with a fold-inBrendan Emmett Quigley
Fri Apr 13, 200742AMonthly originally published by EC ComicsPatrick Berry
Thu Mar 9, 200634DHarebrainedJohn Farmer
Thu Sep 29, 200564ASteamingSam Bellotto Jr.
Sat Jul 16, 200531ALike some scientists (2)Michael Shteyman
Wed Jun 22, 20059DLike a wet henVerna Suit
Sun Jun 19, 200575ARanting and ravingManny Nosowsky
Tue Mar 8, 20051D"Spy vs. Spy" magazine (7)Deb Amlen
Mon Nov 15, 200442DIrateAlison Donald
Sun May 16, 2004128AOn the warpathPatrick Berry
Mon May 10, 200433AOut of one’s mindJoy M. Andrews
Tue Dec 9, 200332D"Spy vs. Spy" magazine (7)Alan Arbesfeld
Mon Oct 27, 200343ATicked off but goodRichard Miller
Wed Jul 16, 200342DBeside oneselfNorm Guggenbiller
Tue Jul 15, 200333AHumor magazine since 1952Harvey Estes
Sun Feb 16, 200391ALike Lady MacbethCharles M. Deber
Fri Apr 5, 200233DIt has a cover price of "$2.99 CHEAP"Peter Gordon
Sun Mar 31, 200289ATicked (2)Lynn Lempel
Thu Feb 14, 200233ALike some loveJanet R. Bender
Mon Oct 22, 200119AUnhingedDenise Neuendorf
Thu Sep 20, 200129ACertifiable, so to speakDavid J. Kahn
Tue Aug 28, 200149A"Spy vs. Spy" magazine (7)Alan Arbesfeld
Fri Nov 3, 20004DTicked (2)Joe DiPietro
Mon Sep 25, 200011AMagazine with a fold-in back cover (2)Peter Gordon
Mon Aug 14, 200034AInsaneNancy Kavanaugh
Sun Aug 13, 200033DMore than soreNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Mon Feb 28, 200054DPlenty tickedJerry E. Rosman
Sun Jan 9, 2000106DLike some scientists (2)Charles M. Deber
Tue Oct 26, 199919AReady for an asylumKevin McCann
Tue Jan 26, 199954A"Spy vs. Spy" magazine (7)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Fri Dec 25, 199836DNuts or crackers (2)Ed Pegg Jr.
Thu Dec 3, 199821ABonkers (2)Cathy Millhauser
Wed Oct 14, 199839ALike King George IIIJay Sullivan
Tue Jun 16, 19984DSteamedBill Ballard
Sat Feb 21, 199838DCuckooRichard Hughes
Fri Feb 6, 199839AWackoWayne Robert Williams
Sun Oct 19, 19975DMagazine since 1952David J. Kahn
Sun Oct 12, 199763ABreathing fireNancy Salomon
Sat Jun 28, 19977DCracked (3)Bob Klahn
Sat Jan 4, 199722AHarvey Kurtzman was its first editorM. W. Perry
Wed Dec 11, 199613DDaft (2)F. & L. Sabin
Wed Sep 4, 199664DDerangedN. S. Ross
Sat May 4, 199650DNuts or crackers (2)B. Klahn
Thu Dec 7, 199531AHopping ____ (2)Michael S. Maurer
Mon Jan 9, 199521DHopping _____ (2)Sidney L. Robbins
Sun Jan 8, 199559DUnbalanced (2)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Sat Dec 31, 199442ABatsAlex K. Justin
Tue Nov 29, 199445DEpithet for Anthony WayneBernice Gordon
Sun Jul 10, 199479DWorked upAlvin Chase
Fri Jul 1, 199458DTouchedMel Taub
Sun Apr 17, 199443DLike LearR.M. Hopkins
Wed Apr 13, 199458DLike the woman of ChaillotJim Page
Wed Mar 2, 199431ANon compos mentisJonathan Schmatzbach
Sun Dec 19, 199361AWilliam Gaines founded it in 1953John M. Samson

2 results for MAD from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Oct 24, 2004diagramless59ASteamedEd Early
Sep 29, 2002diagramless40ALike King George IIIFrank Longo

150 results for MAD from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sat Oct 16, 199316ADemented (3)Jack JumonvilleTaub
Thu Mar 11, 199348AIrateAlfio MicciMaleska
Fri Jan 29, 199342DAlfred E. Neuman's magazineBryant WhiteMaleska
Sat Jul 18, 199236A"___ Wednesday," Harold Lloyd filmDaniel GirardiMaleska
Sun Dec 8, 199127ALike a wet henBetty JorgensenMaleska
Wed Aug 21, 199159DLike Carroll's hatterBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sun Mar 10, 199140DUnhingedJoan P. LeemhorstMaleska
Sun Feb 10, 1991112ALike a March hareBette Sue CohenMaleska
Wed Aug 15, 199032A"___ About the Boy": CowardBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sat Jun 30, 199063DSenselessBernard MerenMaleska
Sun Jun 24, 1990109AInsaneJack R. HarnesMaleska
Mon Apr 16, 19901DWildMarjorie PedersenMaleska
Sat Feb 10, 199055D___ Max, Mel Gibson roleNancy JolineMaleska
Thu Nov 23, 198950ADaffyJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wed Nov 16, 198831AMoonstruckBetty JorgensenMaleska
Fri Jun 24, 198853DFrenziedPeter G. SnowMaleska
Wed Sep 2, 198763DCrazyHarold B. CountsMaleska
Thu Jul 30, 198710ACrazyGayle DeanMaleska
Sat Jun 27, 198760DLike Anthony WayneJoe ClonickMaleska
Sun Sep 28, 1986106DFranticD. JonesMaleska
Sat Jul 12, 19867DNon compos mentisLauferMaleska
Fri Jun 6, 198654DKind of moneyGloria EvansMaleska
Sun Nov 17, 198539D"___ Wednesday," H. Lloyd filmJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sun Aug 4, 1985129ALike Anthony WayneWilliam J. YskampMaleska
Fri Jun 28, 198559D"All poets are ___": BurtonRhonda KrausMaleska
Thu Jun 27, 198537AFrenziedKathryn RighterMaleska
Sun May 26, 198583ANon compos mentisKathryn RighterMaleska
Wed May 22, 198536DCrazyAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sat Feb 2, 198537DNon compos mentisJeffrey A. MercerMaleska
Wed Aug 8, 198434AEpithet for Anthony WayneEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wed Mar 7, 198445DFrenziedAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sun Feb 12, 198498DCoward's "___ About the Boy"Derrick C. NiedermanMaleska
Sun Jan 15, 1984113DHopping ___A. J. SantoraMaleska
Mon Sep 12, 198335AFollower of hoppingEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sun Sep 4, 198399DRabidMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Wed Jun 1, 198355ACoward's "___ About the Boy"Eli WesoffMaleska
Thu Dec 16, 198262DInsaneA. J. SantoraMaleska
Fri Sep 3, 198233AInfuriatedEli WesoffMaleska
Sat Aug 28, 198222ADaftWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tue Nov 17, 198153DDerangedI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Wed Oct 7, 198113DLike Carroll's HatterJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sun Aug 30, 198195A___ Anthony WayneDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Sun Apr 26, 198199DDippyWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Nov 2, 198047ALike Mr. DickGeorge Rose SmithMaleska
Sat Oct 18, 198010AKind of scientist in cartoonsGeorge P. SphicasMaleska
Wed Sep 17, 19801ASenselessJean J. DavisonMaleska
Mon Apr 7, 198063AWildly gayHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Fri Nov 9, 197951AMindlessA. J. SantoraMaleska
Fri Oct 12, 197942ADippyJordan S. LasherMaleska
Fri Sep 21, 197962DLike a Wonderland tea partyVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Sat Sep 8, 197924AFranticWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tue Jul 3, 197946AWord for Alice's hatterCarol DuttingMaleska
Tue Dec 12, 197854DWildly merryHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sun Jul 30, 197823ADementedJordan S. LasherMaleska
Fri Dec 23, 197719DSee 18 DownRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Fri Aug 5, 197761DLike Carroll's HatterHal R. HollingerMaleska
Thu Jun 2, 197719DLike a March hareHenry HookMaleska
Thu Feb 24, 197727AHatter or moneyBen FinnWeng
Sun Dec 19, 197647AKind of money or HatterAnne FoxWeng
Wed Dec 1, 197641DLike the Chaillot womanPetersenWeng
Mon Nov 8, 197672ASeeing redJay SpryWeng
Sat Jul 10, 19761DLike OpheliaMarion MoeserWeng
Sun Apr 25, 1976128DLike Ophelia, in Act IVEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Wed Feb 25, 197655DCap or houseReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Sun Feb 1, 1976103DDog or HatterJohn VezendyWeng
Fri May 16, 19751DKind of moneyViolet GaleWeng
Sat Nov 30, 197438DBalmyTap OsbornWeng
Sat Apr 20, 197441A"___ dogs and Englishmen . . . "Virginia ButlerWeng
Tue Feb 26, 197435DKind of cap or houseJay SpryWeng
Mon Jan 28, 197444AKind of moneyHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Wed Dec 12, 197349ARabidUnknownWeng
Mon Oct 29, 197335DLike a March hareUnknownWeng
Sun Jul 1, 1973104AIncensedEdward J. O'BrienWeng
Wed Mar 14, 197364DLike the HatterUnknownWeng
Sat Feb 17, 197360DDementedUnknownWeng
Thu May 18, 197226DSenselessMerl ReagleWeng
Sat Mar 11, 19728DCarroll's hatterUnknownWeng
Sun Jun 27, 197160DFranticEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Wed Jun 17, 197029DAnthony WayneUnknownWeng
Wed Mar 18, 197051DKind of hatterUnknownWeng
Tue Jan 20, 197056DLike a March hareUnknownWeng
Tue Apr 29, 196963DReckless.UnknownWeng
Sun Dec 22, 1968118AIllogicalAnne FoxFarrar
Wed Sep 18, 196860DSenseless.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 24, 196834AWild (about).UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 19, 196733DOphelia's ___ scene.Frances HansenFarrar
Mon Nov 28, 19665AReckless.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 6, 196623AUnwise.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jun 2, 196652DWildly gay.UnknownFarrar
Wed Dec 15, 196524DHilarious.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 14, 196537DHilarious.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Fri Jan 15, 196519AHilarious.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 13, 196432D___ Hatter.Louise EarnestFarrar
Thu Apr 2, 196435DHilarious.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 4, 19633DHilarious.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Jun 16, 1963137AHilarious.Jan and Mike DubinFarrar
Mon Mar 4, 196330DBeside oneself.Alda ZimpelFarrar
Mon Jan 21, 196353AWildly gay.Norma SchierFarrar
Fri Nov 30, 196231ACompletely zany.UnknownFarrar
Fri Oct 5, 196260DExtravagant.UnknownFarrar
Sat Aug 11, 19621DHilarious.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue Mar 6, 196241AHilarious.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Fri May 19, 196159DFoolish and rash.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 14, 1960114AHilarious.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tue Jul 5, 196039A___ Avenue: New Yorkese term.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 29, 195951DWildly gay.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 8, 195941AFrantic.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 31, 195958DSenseless.Mel TaubFarrar
Tue Nov 25, 195843AExtravagantly gay.S. A. KayFarrar
Wed Jan 1, 195822AWildly gay.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Tue Sep 3, 195737AInfuriated.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Fri Aug 31, 195628AInfatuated.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 12, 195623DUnwise.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Fri Feb 10, 195638DWildly gay.Mel TaubFarrar
Fri Nov 11, 195560DWild about.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 26, 195541DFantastic.Harold D. CannonFarrar
Tue Jun 7, 195519AWildly guy.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thu May 26, 195544AHilarious.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Fri Feb 11, 195544AFoolish.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Fri Nov 12, 195436AOutraged.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sun Dec 13, 1953125AUnwise.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Thu Feb 19, 195321AFrantic.Bernice GordonFarrar
Sun Jan 18, 195361DHilarious.Israel GitterFarrar
Mon Dec 15, 19527DInfatuated.UnknownFarrar
Thu Mar 6, 195246ALike the Hatter.UnknownFarrar
Fri Feb 29, 195240AFit to be tied.S. A. KayFarrar
Sat Nov 17, 195127DImprudent.UnknownFarrar
Wed Nov 7, 195153DFoolish.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 28, 195139DExtravagantly gay.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Wed Oct 10, 195151AInfatuated.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 9, 195155AFrantic.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 12, 19514DInfatuated.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 22, 195153DMarch hares are.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 27, 1951129ASeeing red.Louise RabbFarrar
Sun Jan 15, 195054A"___ money."Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sun Feb 27, 19498DCholeric.S. K. FliegnerFarrar
Sun Feb 6, 194957DGen. "Howlin' ___ Smith."G. A. K. SuttonFarrar
Sun Jul 18, 1948120ASenseless.Thomas JacksonFarrar
Sun Jul 20, 1947120AThe ___ Hatter.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Dec 22, 1946107DLucy Ashton's final state of mind.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun Jan 13, 194690A___ Anthony Wayne.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sun Feb 25, 194562DInfatuated.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sun Jun 4, 194459APixillated.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Mar 12, 194461DCholeric.Betty C. CrismanFarrar
Sun Jul 18, 194316DBeside one's self.Charles ErlenkotterFarrar
Sun Jun 20, 194346A___ Parliament, 1258.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Nov 1, 194250AFoolish.Helen SmathersFarrar
Sun Apr 26, 194233DIn ill temper.A. A. WebsterFarrar
Sun Apr 5, 1942101AFrantic.J. C. DoesburgFarrar
Sun Mar 15, 1942110DRash.Marie C. FrenchFarrar