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218 results for OPTS

96 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Thursday, February 15, 201813DChooses, with "for" (6)Peter Gordon
Sunday, January 28, 201838DGoes (for) (11)Priscilla Clark and Jeff Chen
Monday, October 30, 20171DChooses (to) (3)Jay Kaskel
Monday, October 23, 201770AChooses (14)Timothy Polin
Tuesday, October 10, 201712DPicks, with "for" (3)Mark MacLachlan
Tuesday, June 27, 20177DChooses (14)John Guzzetta
Thursday, May 18, 20171ADecides one way or the otherJacob Stulberg
Friday, May 5, 201740DWithdraws, with "out" (7)Patrick Berry
Sunday, November 27, 201637DPulls (out of)Matt Ginsberg
Saturday, November 26, 201660AStops waffling (2)Paolo Pasco
Monday, November 14, 201656AChooses (to) (3)Zhouqin Burnikel
Monday, January 11, 201619AElects (to)Howard Barkin
Thursday, October 22, 201535DDecides (to) (2)Tracy Gray
Friday, October 9, 201529AChooses a courseDavid Steinberg
Thursday, October 8, 201528AGoes (for) (11)Stu Ockman
Thursday, August 20, 201563DDecides (to) (2)Jules P. Markey
Tuesday, June 30, 201563AElects (4)Susan Gelfand
Monday, May 4, 201569AChooses, with "for" (6)Zhouqin Burnikel
Sunday, February 22, 201581DGoes (for) (11)Patrick Berry
Monday, November 3, 201447DMakes a choice (4)Janet R. Bender
Thursday, June 19, 20141DGoes (for) (11)Timothy Polin
Monday, May 12, 201458AMakes a pickGary Cee
Wednesday, April 30, 20149APulls (out) (2)Zhouqin Burnikel
Saturday, March 1, 201454DDecides (5)Ian Livengood & J.A.S.A. Crossword Class
Saturday, February 22, 201441ADeclines, with "out" (2)Evan Birnholz
Sunday, December 1, 201352DMakes a choice (4)Alan DerKazarian
Tuesday, September 3, 201365ASelects, with "for" (2)Dan Schoenholz
Thursday, December 20, 201239AFishes or cuts bait, sayIan Livengood and J.A.S.A. Crossword Class
Wednesday, April 18, 201261ADeclines, with "out" (2)Steven Riley
Sunday, March 25, 2012104DElects (4)Patrick Berry
Sunday, March 11, 201254APlays, with "in"Victor Fleming and John Dunn
Sunday, December 18, 2011107DDecides (5)Patrick Merrell
Friday, July 29, 201155DDoesn't decline, with "in"Paula Gamache
Sunday, April 24, 201190DChooses (14)Caleb Madison and J.A.S.A. Crossword Class
Wednesday, July 28, 20101ADeclines, with "out of"Howard Baker
Thursday, May 27, 201013AWithdraws, with "out" (7)Josh Knapp
Wednesday, April 28, 201012DStops waffling (2)Andrea Carla Michaels and Peter L. Stein
Friday, April 23, 20103DGets off the fenceBrad Wilber
Saturday, March 27, 20104DTakes, with "for" (3)Samuel A. Donaldson
Monday, September 28, 200954AChooses, with "for" (6)Lynn Lempel
Sunday, January 18, 200937DTakes, with "for" (3)Randolph Ross
Monday, January 5, 200942AChooses (14)Andrea Carla Michaels
Monday, November 17, 200859DChooses (14)Paula Gamache
Monday, September 29, 20081DWithdraws, with "out" (7)Sharon Delorme
Monday, August 25, 200855DChooses, with "for" (6)Andrea Carla Michaels and Michael Blake
Sunday, August 10, 200870DTakes, with "for" (3)Will Nediger
Wednesday, February 6, 200813DWithdraws, with "out" (7)Larry Shearer
Saturday, November 24, 200749DGoes (for) (11)Victor Fleming
Sunday, November 11, 2007118AGoes (for) (11)Alan Arbesfeld
Tuesday, September 4, 200756DMakes up one's mind (to)Manny Nosowsky
Sunday, March 25, 200795DPicks, with "for" (3)Fred Piscop
Sunday, October 15, 200655AElects (4)Norma Johnson & Nancy Salomon
Monday, July 17, 200660DChooses (to) (3)Larry Paul
Tuesday, January 10, 200610AGoes (for) (11)David J. Kahn
Friday, December 2, 200544ATakes a coursePatrick Merrell
Saturday, July 16, 200549DPrefers, with "for" (2)Michael Shteyman
Sunday, June 12, 200528AChecks a particular boxJoe Bower
Tuesday, June 8, 200411DChooses, with "for" (6)Ed Early
Monday, November 10, 200322AChooses (14)Gail A. MacLean
Tuesday, September 30, 200358DWithdraws, with "out" (7)Kevan Choset
Sunday, September 14, 200359DGoes (for) (11)Cathy Millhauser
Thursday, March 27, 200367APicksDavid J. Kahn
Sunday, March 16, 200377DPulls (out) (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, February 2, 20039ADeclines to take part, with "out"Mark Danna
Thursday, January 23, 20033DDecides (5)Cathy Millhauser
Monday, December 9, 200255DMakes a choice [and one more example of this puzzle's theme]Sarah Keller
Thursday, November 21, 200266APrefers, with "for" (2)Joe DiPietro
Monday, April 8, 200254DChooses (14)Richard Chisholm
Tuesday, January 1, 200219AMakes a choice (for)Manny Nosowsky
Sunday, November 18, 200119AGoes (for) (11)Jim Page
Thursday, September 20, 200154DDecides (5)David J. Kahn
Monday, July 2, 200171AMakes a choice (4)Sarah Keller
Monday, February 12, 20011AChooses, with "for" (6)Gregory E. Paul
Thursday, December 28, 200013DSelects, with "for" (2)Manny Nosowsky
Sunday, November 19, 2000103AChooses (14)Cathy Millhauser
Monday, July 10, 200018AMakes choicesGene Newman
Thursday, April 27, 200018DChooses (14)Greg Staples
Monday, November 22, 199927DChooses (14)Frances Hansen
Thursday, September 30, 199964APicks oneMatt Gaffney
Wednesday, September 29, 199958DVotes (for)Patrick D. Berry
Sunday, August 16, 199873ACo-___ (appropriates)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Thursday, July 2, 199858DGets off the fence, so to speakPat M. Hugel
Sunday, June 28, 199861AWithdraws, with "out" (7)Fred Piscop
Monday, January 27, 199726DChooses (14)F. Piscop
Wednesday, December 18, 199610DChooses (14)M. W. Perry
Friday, September 20, 199633AElects (4)J. Page
Wednesday, August 7, 199637DDecides (5)B. E. Quigley
Monday, July 15, 199634DMakes a choice (4)S. Spadaccini
Tuesday, March 12, 199665AChooses (14)R. J. Hartman
Thursday, February 22, 199634D___out (withdraws) (2)C. Deodene
Sunday, December 18, 199448AWithdraws, with out (7)Manny Nosowsky & Bob Klahn
Thursday, July 14, 199446DPicks, with "for" (3)Daniel R. Stark
Monday, May 30, 199412DChooses (14)Raymond Hamel
Wednesday, May 25, 19946D_____ out (withdraws) (2)Fred Piscop
Friday, March 18, 199450AGoes (for) (11)Mark Diehl
Monday, December 27, 19931DGoes (for) (11)Joel Davajan

2 results for OPTS from Variety puzzles.

December 4, 2016panda64ADecides to stopJoe DiPietro
January 16, 2005diagramless17DDecidesByron Walden

120 results for OPTS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Tuesday, June 8, 199328DPicksGayle DeanMaleska
Sunday, May 23, 199311DSelectsAlfio MicciMaleska
Saturday, April 24, 199321DChoosesErnst TheimerMaleska
Wednesday, March 31, 199370AChoosesGayle DeanMaleska
Monday, October 26, 199247AChoosesSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wednesday, July 1, 199210AChoosesGayle DeanMaleska
Thursday, June 25, 199226DMakes a choiceBryant WhiteMaleska
Sunday, May 10, 199272AChoosesMichael J. ParrisMaleska
Wednesday, January 8, 199250DChoosesNorma SteinbergMaleska
Monday, August 12, 199111DChoosesPeter SwiftMaleska
Thursday, December 27, 19901AMakes a decisionAlan ArbesfeldMaleska
Monday, September 10, 19904AMakes a choicePeter SwiftMaleska
Saturday, April 28, 199033DChoosesRhonda KrausMaleska
Friday, September 22, 198964AMakes a choiceA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, August 13, 198971DMakes a choiceNancy W. AtkinsonMaleska
Monday, July 10, 198956AElectsChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Sunday, January 29, 1989117DGoes forJeanne WilsonMaleska
Wednesday, November 30, 198856DChoosesWilson McBeathMaleska
Tuesday, August 16, 198832DChoosesMary S. SnyderMaleska
Sunday, July 31, 19886DMakes a choiceJune A. BoggsMaleska
Monday, April 4, 198863AChoosesSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Monday, October 19, 198726DMakes a selectionChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Tuesday, March 17, 198714DChoosesJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wednesday, December 17, 19865AMakes a selectionChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Friday, January 10, 19861DChoosesIrene SmullyanMaleska
Sunday, December 15, 198511DChoosesBert H. KruseMaleska
Sunday, August 11, 198530AElectsPeter G. SnowMaleska
Tuesday, May 28, 198516AChoosesJudson G. TrentMaleska
Thursday, July 5, 19841AChoosesCharlotte ShoreMaleska
Saturday, May 12, 198418AAnagram for stopI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Monday, January 2, 198427DChoosesShirley SolowayMaleska
Wednesday, December 28, 198366AChoosesDaubertMaleska
Thursday, September 15, 198342AChoosesGrace FabbroniMaleska
Wednesday, September 14, 198331DElectsDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Monday, September 5, 198318DChoosesSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Saturday, July 16, 198318AElectsPeter G. SnowMaleska
Thursday, March 10, 198321DPicksBernice GordonMaleska
Saturday, March 5, 198347DChoosesKay SullivanMaleska
Tuesday, March 1, 198332DChoosesJim PageMaleska
Friday, May 7, 198226DChoosesKay SullivanMaleska
Monday, February 15, 198250DElectsEmory H. CainMaleska
Thursday, December 3, 19811DElectsCarduffMaleska
Thursday, November 19, 198163AChoosesGeorge P. SphicasMaleska
Monday, October 5, 19815DChoosesEmory H. CainMaleska
Monday, April 13, 198158DElectsBradfordMaleska
Monday, February 2, 198110AChoosesC. J. AngioMaleska
Friday, January 23, 198160AChoosesBernice GordonMaleska
Wednesday, October 8, 198067AChoosesCarol DuttingMaleska
Saturday, June 14, 198060AChoosesJean J. DavisonMaleska
Wednesday, March 5, 198059AChoosesA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, March 2, 198056AChoosesMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Wednesday, November 7, 197923AMakes a choiceJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tuesday, February 27, 19793DChoosesJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sunday, July 31, 1977132AChoosesTom MixonMaleska
Friday, May 27, 197741AElectsHarriet Gilson RosenbergMaleska
Sunday, March 27, 19779AChoosesJay SpryMaleska
Monday, January 24, 19771DChoosesHenry HookWeng
Tuesday, September 21, 197644AChoosesMarie WestWeng
Friday, June 4, 197627DMakes a choiceStanley A. KurzbanWeng
Tuesday, December 23, 197551DChoosesMartin BryanWeng
Saturday, December 13, 197543AElectsBert H. KruseWeng
Sunday, November 9, 197589DChoosesHerb RisteenWeng
Friday, September 26, 19751DChoosesWill ShortzWeng
Sunday, April 20, 197533AChoosesMary M. MurdochWeng
Saturday, February 1, 19751AChoosesAlice H. KaufmanWeng
Sunday, November 3, 19747AChoosesGeorge Rose SmithWeng
Wednesday, July 3, 197469ADecidesDaniel GirardiWeng
Tuesday, April 2, 19746AGoes forTap OsbornWeng
Tuesday, September 11, 197350DMakes a choiceUnknownWeng
Wednesday, August 15, 197310AMakes a choiceUnknownWeng
Thursday, August 9, 197363AChoosesUnknownWeng
Monday, July 23, 19731DMakes a choiceUnknownWeng
Friday, April 13, 19737DChoosesUnknownWeng
Wednesday, October 11, 197250DChoosesUnknownWeng
Sunday, September 24, 1972120ADecides toGeorge Rose SmithWeng
Friday, July 21, 19721DChoosesUnknownWeng
Friday, February 18, 197257DChoosesUnknownWeng
Saturday, November 27, 197133DChoosesUnknownWeng
Monday, February 22, 19713DChoosesUnknownWeng
Tuesday, January 26, 19711ADecidesUnknownWeng
Sunday, August 23, 197079AChoosesMarjorie K. CollinsWeng
Wednesday, January 28, 19707DDecidesUnknownWeng
Friday, December 5, 19699AChooses.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, July 9, 19698DChooses.UnknownWeng
Friday, October 25, 196810AChooses.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 8, 196839AMakes a choice.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 13, 196757AChooses.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 25, 196719AChooses.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Saturday, July 1, 196752DChooses.UnknownFarrar
Monday, October 24, 196639AChooses.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 19, 196635DMakes a choice.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 5, 196670AChooses.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, February 9, 19661AChooses.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 7, 196585DChooses.Natalie HankemeyerFarrar
Tuesday, January 19, 196524DChooses.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 9, 196451DChooses.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 29, 196483AChooses.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Sunday, November 17, 19633DSelects.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Friday, November 8, 19631DChooses.Christine R. ValenceFarrar
Sunday, May 5, 19631AMakes one's choice.Paula BauersmithFarrar
Sunday, November 11, 1962129DChooses.Will C. WengFarrar
Thursday, February 8, 19623DChooses.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Friday, November 18, 19605AElects.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 16, 195929DMakes a choice.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Friday, August 15, 195818AChooses.Sidney LambertFarrar
Wednesday, March 5, 19588AMakes a choice.S. A. KayFarrar
Wednesday, September 4, 195743AMakes a choice.Sidney LambertFarrar
Friday, January 29, 195421DMakes a choice.Israel GitterFarrar
Monday, September 21, 19531AChooses.Hugh P. EvansFarrar
Friday, January 23, 19539DChooses.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, June 6, 195250DChooses.UnknownFarrar
Monday, February 12, 195141AChooses.Helen H. ChapmanFarrar
Wednesday, October 25, 195041AChooses.Edward BucklerFarrar
Saturday, October 14, 19506AChooses.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, October 11, 195033DMakes a choice.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 10, 194834AChooses.Louise RabbFarrar
Sunday, June 1, 1947112AChooses.Archie S. KreilingFarrar
Sunday, January 26, 194754AChooses.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, January 13, 194613DMakes choice.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sunday, July 29, 1945136DMakes a choice.Jack LuzzattoFarrar