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61 results for NITS

45 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Wednesday, October 4, 201752AThings faultfinders pickEvan Mahnken
Saturday, March 4, 201742ACavils (3)Mary Lou Guizzo
Tuesday, November 1, 201624DQuibbles (2)Ruth Bloomfield Margolin
Sunday, January 3, 201616D"You're missing a comma" and othersDavid Woolf
Wednesday, June 17, 201552ALousy eggs? (2)Molly Young and David J. Kahn
Sunday, December 14, 20143DCavils (3)Jim Peredo
Friday, January 10, 201412DTiny criticisms (4)Patrick Berry
Saturday, August 17, 20137DTrivial objectionsEd Sessa
Saturday, April 20, 20139DWhat the picky pickDavid Steinberg
Tuesday, January 15, 201319ACavils (3)Peter A. Collins
Wednesday, December 12, 201260DSmall complaintsPeter A. Collins
Saturday, November 17, 201227ATiny carpsTim Croce
Thursday, February 2, 201264AMinuscule issuesStu Ockman
Sunday, December 11, 2011115DTiny criticisms (4)Timothy Polin
Saturday, December 19, 20098DPicked thingsTyler Hinman and Byron Walden
Monday, May 4, 200934DTiny criticisms (4)Mark Milhet
Wednesday, January 7, 200927DThings to pick (3)William Frank Macreery
Saturday, October 11, 200831DSmall carpsPete Mitchell
Tuesday, February 26, 200865ALice-to-be (2)Sarah Keller
Monday, August 27, 200743APicking ___ withSteven Ginzburg
Sunday, July 15, 2007104DLice-to-be (2)Patrick Berry
Friday, January 12, 200756DQuibbles (2)Sherry O. Blackard
Monday, November 20, 200660DTiny complaints (2)Bernice Gordon
Monday, November 13, 200654DThings to pick (3)Peter A. Collins
Wednesday, November 16, 200567ALousy eggs? (2)Philip Thomson
Thursday, July 28, 20056AThings to pick (3)Eric Berlin
Sunday, February 6, 20054DThese may be pickedJoel Kaplow
Saturday, February 14, 200448DAnnual sports contests, for shortFrank Longo
Thursday, August 21, 200322ATiny complaints (2)Patrick Merrell
Tuesday, February 4, 200317AHoops contests since '38Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, November 10, 200211DTheir parents are parasitesCathy Millhauser
Saturday, September 7, 200229DThey may be picked (2)Patrick Berry
Sunday, June 9, 200245AThey may be picked (2)Randolph Ross
Monday, January 29, 200110ATiny criticisms that are pickedSarah Keller
Saturday, January 6, 200155DImmature parasitesJoe DiPietro
Friday, October 8, 199956DColl. hoops competitionsNancy Salomon
Saturday, July 25, 199847ABoneheads, in British slangRobert H. Wolfe
Tuesday, June 9, 199856DPesky insectsArthur S. Verdesca
Thursday, December 7, 19958DLouse eggs (2)Michael S. Maurer
Saturday, July 15, 19954DBasketball tournamentsRand H. Burns
Monday, June 12, 19953DTiny criticisms (4)Robert Zimmerman
Tuesday, March 28, 199517ATrivial pests?Christopher Page
Friday, March 10, 199549ALouse eggs (2)Frank A. Longo
Thursday, January 6, 199454DTiny imperfectionsArthur W. Palmer
Wednesday, December 29, 199350DPicky people pick themHarvey Estes

16 results for NITS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Saturday, July 25, 199223ALuminous intensity unitsJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Tuesday, September 5, 19897DUnits of luminous intensityPeter GordonMaleska
Thursday, May 13, 197659DInsect eggsExmanWeng
Saturday, November 29, 197538AInsect eggsJordan S. LasherWeng
Sunday, May 12, 197428AInsect eggsStanley GlassWeng
Monday, January 7, 197461AInsect eggsLacksWeng
Sunday, October 7, 197340DInsectsFrances HansenWeng
Wednesday, July 18, 197357DInsectsUnknownWeng
Tuesday, April 24, 197352AInsect eggsUnknownWeng
Tuesday, March 20, 197319AInsect eggsUnknownWeng
Friday, March 16, 19737DParasite eggsUnknownWeng
Saturday, July 24, 197113DInsect eggsUnknownWeng
Sunday, October 29, 1950123AInsect eggs.S. K. FliegnerFarrar
Sunday, June 19, 1949119AInsect eggs.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sunday, December 22, 194627AInsect origins.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sunday, April 19, 19428DParasite eggs.Louis BaronFarrar