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270 results for RULE

81 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Monday, February 12, 201819ABe the best, in slang (2)Michael Black
Monday, January 29, 201837AGovern (6)Lynn Lempel
Tuesday, November 28, 201741A"No shoes, no shirt, no service," e.g.Andrew J. Ries
Monday, September 28, 201567A"Collect $200 after passing Go," e.g.Dan Bischof and Jeff Chen
Friday, September 11, 201555ABe the bombPeter A. Collins
Sunday, May 17, 201581A"Employees must wash hands before returning to work," e.g.Joe Krozel
Thursday, November 7, 201325DLine at a stationery store?Alan DerKazarian
Saturday, August 24, 201354AStickler's citationFrederick J. Healy
Sunday, February 3, 201388AMake a call (3)Dan Schoenholz
Saturday, October 13, 201251DBe the best, in slang (2)Barry C. Silk
Tuesday, July 24, 20129DAnnounce a decisionAndrew Marc Greene
Tuesday, April 17, 201261DReign (8)Milo Beckman
Saturday, October 29, 201133AGame player's concernBarry C. Silk
Sunday, October 31, 201058DExclude, with "out"Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, September 21, 201023A"No shirt, no shoes, no service," e.g. (2)Adam G. Perl
Monday, March 15, 201052DGovern (6)Fred Piscop
Tuesday, December 22, 200919AOccupy the throneRobert A. Doll
Monday, August 10, 200919A"Look twice before crossing," e.g.Paula Gamache
Wednesday, June 10, 200960ALord overRichard Silvestri
Sunday, March 1, 2009104A"No shirt, no shoes, no service," e.g. (2)Robert W. Harris
Sunday, November 16, 200816AReign (8)Merl Reagle
Thursday, July 10, 200817AEliminate, with "out"Ari Halpern
Wednesday, April 23, 200833AListing in Hoyle'sStephen Edward Anderson
Tuesday, February 5, 200815A"Look both ways before crossing," e.g.Peter A. Collins
Sunday, November 4, 200786AReign (8)Bob Klahn
Wednesday, September 12, 200714AHold sway (5)Alan Arbesfeld
Sunday, June 3, 200780DThree strikes and you're out, e.g.Kelsey Blakley
Thursday, February 22, 200754DCall the shotsMike Nothnagel
Thursday, January 25, 200761DImperativeManny Nosowsky
Sunday, December 3, 2006132ARun thingsPatrick Merrell
Tuesday, September 5, 200672AHold sway (5)Timothy Powell
Monday, June 26, 200627DReign (8)Randy Sowell
Thursday, April 20, 200649DRajJoe DiPietro
Monday, December 26, 200553DGovern (6)Allan E. Parrish
Sunday, September 11, 20057DPreside over (2)Patrick Berry
Tuesday, July 26, 200556DBe a monarch (3)Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, June 21, 200543ABe the master ofNancy Kavanaugh
Thursday, June 16, 200540ADominateElizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, May 30, 200554DHold sway (5)Lynn Lempel
Monday, May 31, 200463AGovern (6)Gregory E. Paul
Sunday, March 14, 200422AMeasuring stickCraig Kasper
Saturday, November 29, 200359AMake a decisionRandolph Ross
Monday, October 20, 200315AGovern (6)Lynn Lempel
Friday, September 19, 200358APatternManny Nosowsky
Monday, April 7, 200316AHold sway over (2)Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Monday, February 17, 200334DIt may begin "Do not ..."Alan Arbesfeld
Friday, August 30, 20029DIt may be standingPatrick Merrell
Friday, April 12, 200231DReign (8)Manny Nosowsky
Wednesday, March 6, 200214ABe a monarch (3)Richard Silvestri
Monday, October 8, 200154DReign (8)Monica Krausse
Thursday, March 1, 200154DDo or don'tNancy S. Ross
Tuesday, January 9, 200155DHold sway (5)Nick Grivas
Thursday, November 23, 200058DReign (8)Louis Hildebrand
Sunday, November 19, 200023DDecree (2)Cathy Millhauser
Monday, May 1, 200023ABe a monarch (3)Gregory E. Paul
Thursday, March 23, 200054DMake a call (3)Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Monday, February 7, 200012D"First in, first out," e.g.Gregory E. Paul
Wednesday, May 12, 199936DMake a call (3)Nancy Salomon
Wednesday, October 28, 199826DAct as an arbiterAlan Arbesfeld
Wednesday, September 9, 199814AWord with slide or homeRichard Hughes
Monday, April 13, 199862DBe king overGregory E. Paul
Monday, March 30, 199816AHave the throneElizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, January 21, 199814ALay down the lawElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, September 28, 1997113ARegnumRobert H. Wolfe
Wednesday, September 17, 199725DWear the crownKaren Hodge
Tuesday, August 19, 199738DGovern (6)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, August 5, 199716A"I before E except after C," e.g. (2)William Bernhardt
Monday, July 21, 199716AStraight line (2)Gregory E. Paul
Wednesday, May 21, 199750DPreside over (2)John D. Leavy
Tuesday, January 21, 19977DHold sway over (2)T. W. Schier
Sunday, August 18, 1996102DDecree (2)F. and L. Sabin
Tuesday, July 16, 199654DReferee's guidelineR. Hamel
Monday, May 13, 199651DStraight line (2)S. L. Robbins
Tuesday, April 16, 199611D"___, Britannia"G. E. Paul
Monday, December 25, 199527DReign (8)Sidney L. Robbins
Wednesday, August 23, 199537ADictumJonathan Schmatzbach
Friday, April 14, 199546DPrincipleManny Nosowsky
Monday, December 5, 199416ARegulationSidney L. Robbins
Tuesday, November 22, 199452AHold sway (5)Wayne Robert Williams
Wednesday, October 12, 199460D"I before e, except after c," e.g. (2)Gregory E. Paul
Monday, January 3, 199457DGolden, e.g.Sidney L. Robbins

1 result for RULE from Variety puzzles.

July 12, 2009diagramless49DPreside (over)Jim Hyres

188 results for RULE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, October 17, 199314DDecide judiciouslyJeanette K. BrillTaub
Friday, June 4, 199316ASwayJune A. BoggsMaleska
Friday, December 18, 199252DCanonMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Monday, March 9, 199215APreceptMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Wednesday, February 26, 199232D"___, Britannia"Christy RidleyMaleska
Monday, June 10, 199116AReignSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Monday, November 6, 198910ACanonWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Thursday, October 19, 198966AStraightedgePatterson PeppleMaleska
Monday, May 15, 198942AReignSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Friday, February 24, 198914DPreceptWilliam CanineMaleska
Tuesday, October 25, 198826DBe kinglikeChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Tuesday, August 9, 198854DSit on the throneChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Friday, April 29, 19882DHold swayJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sunday, March 6, 1988106DQueens do itMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Monday, February 29, 19887DHoyle edictFrances HansenMaleska
Sunday, May 3, 1987103DHoyle decisionFrances HansenMaleska
Thursday, February 12, 198728DPrincipleKenneth WitteMaleska
Wednesday, December 10, 198634DGovernJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tuesday, November 4, 198615AHold swayJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tuesday, August 26, 198657DRegulationElaine GeorgeMaleska
Sunday, March 9, 198689ADirectJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thursday, January 9, 198615AGovernDorothy DavisMaleska
Friday, October 11, 198534DGuide for conductWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Wednesday, September 4, 198548DBylawWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tuesday, January 29, 19853DRegulationJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Monday, December 3, 198421ADecreeSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wednesday, October 24, 198419DRegulationStanley B. WhittenMaleska
Tuesday, September 11, 198416AGovernAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Monday, June 25, 198415APreceptEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Monday, September 26, 198312DPreceptAlfio MicciMaleska
Sunday, June 12, 1983124DMeasuring deviceWarren W. ReichMaleska
Friday, April 8, 198334DStraightedgePeter SwiftMaleska
Sunday, November 14, 198234AGolden ___Mary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Saturday, November 13, 198216AHave swayWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thursday, July 8, 198216AHold swayArthur M. WhelanMaleska
Saturday, May 1, 198246DGovernTimothy HoyMaleska
Sunday, January 3, 198241DGovernE.T.M.Maleska
Saturday, December 19, 198119AAdministerJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Monday, August 10, 19817DDecide, as a judgeMike ShenkMaleska
Sunday, July 5, 198179DStraightedgeJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Monday, May 18, 198162DGovernJudson G. TrentMaleska
Thursday, April 23, 198115ACommon practiceBernice GordonMaleska
Thursday, October 9, 198022ASomething to obeyRobert KatzMaleska
Thursday, September 18, 198023AHold swayC. J. AngioMaleska
Monday, August 18, 198038DHold swayHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Friday, May 2, 198054D___ out (exclude)Ghulam Y. FarukiMaleska
Friday, March 28, 198054DDraw linesC. J. AngioMaleska
Monday, January 7, 198023ADecideHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wednesday, September 12, 197946AStraightedgeBernice GordonMaleska
Tuesday, July 31, 197916AGovernI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Tuesday, June 5, 197916ACriterionButlerMaleska
Monday, January 29, 197947D___ of thumbPerrymanMaleska
Friday, January 19, 197916AStraightedgeMichael PriestleyMaleska
Tuesday, January 16, 197961DBe in powerRobert KatzMaleska
Wednesday, May 31, 197819AHold swayHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, March 12, 19784DStraightedgeWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, February 27, 197814AHold swayGrace FabbroniMaleska
Sunday, January 15, 197895AGolden or slideAlex F. BlackMaleska
Wednesday, May 11, 197720A___ out (exclude)Herb L. RisteenMaleska
Monday, March 21, 19772DGolden, for oneLouise EarnestMaleska
Wednesday, March 2, 197757DCriterionGeorge RaventosMaleska
Sunday, August 8, 197669DSlide or as aJoseph LaFauciWeng
Sunday, July 18, 1976129APreceptGeorge Rose SmithWeng
Saturday, June 19, 197658DControlAnthony B. CanningWeng
Sunday, March 14, 197629AYardstickBert BeamanWeng
Monday, March 1, 19764DGolden or slideJordan S. LasherWeng
Tuesday, February 17, 197632DGolden or slideBert H. KruseWeng
Friday, December 5, 197535DOccupy a throneMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Monday, June 2, 197552DControlRuth N. SchultzWeng
Tuesday, March 18, 19752DGolden or slideVirginia SchneiderWeng
Tuesday, January 28, 19752D___ of thumbVirginia GodwinWeng
Saturday, July 6, 197454DAs a ___ (usually)Evelyn BenshoofWeng
Monday, June 17, 197432DGovernWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Tuesday, June 4, 197416A___ of thumbMike MooreWeng
Monday, June 3, 197434DGolden or slideG. Gordon CookWeng
Monday, May 6, 197470AGovernGeorge LaczkoWeng
Tuesday, February 5, 197450DMake a decisionLeonard SussmanWeng
Sunday, April 22, 197319A___ of thumbMel RosenWeng
Thursday, April 19, 19732DUse a straightedgeUnknownWeng
Tuesday, November 21, 197215A___ of the roadJoli Quentin KansilWeng
Saturday, October 7, 197234DControlUnknownWeng
Friday, July 7, 197250DPreceptUnknownWeng
Monday, May 15, 197216AGovernUnknownWeng
Monday, March 20, 197223DMake a decisionUnknownWeng
Wednesday, January 26, 19722D___ of thumbUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 16, 1972112DBylawWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Monday, August 16, 197115ACriterionUnknownWeng
Tuesday, March 16, 197144DHold swayUnknownWeng
Saturday, February 20, 197164AUmp's concernUnknownWeng
Wednesday, November 11, 197064AIt's often goldenUnknownWeng
Friday, October 9, 197016A"___ Britannia"UnknownWeng
Thursday, September 24, 197053D___ of thumbUnknownWeng
Thursday, September 3, 197035AGovernUnknownWeng
Thursday, June 11, 197052DRender a decisionUnknownWeng
Sunday, May 3, 1970126ADominionBarbara H. LewisWeng
Sunday, March 29, 197019D___ of thumbArnold MossWeng
Wednesday, January 28, 197058AReignUnknownWeng
Monday, December 15, 196917AJanice.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, November 26, 196919AGolden advice.UnknownWeng
Monday, August 25, 196944AHave sway.UnknownWeng
Saturday, August 9, 196914AActress Janice.UnknownWeng
Friday, April 4, 196966APrecept.UnknownWeng
Tuesday, March 25, 19692DControl.UnknownWeng
Monday, March 17, 196915AGolden or general.UnknownWeng
Thursday, February 27, 196956DSway.UnknownWeng
Sunday, November 3, 196850ACriterionBert BeamanFarrar
Sunday, October 27, 1968135DExclude (with "out")Frances HansenFarrar
Wednesday, May 15, 196855DLaw.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 11, 196820AGolden ___.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 1, 196742AHold sway.C. V. KingFarrar
Monday, March 13, 196753DRegulation.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, March 12, 196740DPrinciple.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Tuesday, February 7, 196739AGuide.Louis SabinFarrar
Tuesday, November 8, 19667DGovernment.UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 11, 19667DSway.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 10, 1966100DSway.Anne FoxFarrar
Thursday, February 10, 196619AGolden ___.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 18, 196651DDominion.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 29, 196515ACustom.UnknownFarrar
Friday, June 4, 196532DPrevail.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 22, 196515APrevail.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, February 17, 196546APrinciple.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, February 13, 196511DCanon.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, January 2, 196515AGuide.UnknownFarrar
Friday, December 25, 196419APrecept.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 12, 196414APrevail.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 10, 196431AStandard.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 5, 196423D___ the roost.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, September 1, 196427DStandard.UnknownFarrar
Friday, April 24, 196446ADraw straight lines.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 16, 196298DSee 51 Across.Anthony MorseFarrar
Saturday, April 28, 196211DCustom.Louise EarnestFarrar
Thursday, April 5, 196245DGuide.Roberta MorseFarrar
Saturday, December 23, 196135ACriterion.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, August 24, 196138AControl.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 7, 19612DCustom.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 24, 196112DCriterion.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 17, 196141AGuide.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 8, 19606DStandard.UnknownFarrar
Friday, November 18, 196057APrevail.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, November 9, 196025APrevail.UnknownFarrar
Monday, October 10, 196035DDetermine officially.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 7, 196036DCustom.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, July 15, 196048DReign.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 6, 19597DCriterion.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Monday, August 25, 195842ASway.Roberta MorseFarrar
Wednesday, May 28, 195856AYardstick.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Friday, March 7, 195816AMake a formal decision.Melville LiveranceFarrar
Sunday, February 16, 195864DStandard.Arthur LewisFarrar
Thursday, December 26, 195762AEstablish by a decision.UnknownFarrar
Friday, November 22, 195749ARegulation.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 17, 195740DCriterion.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Saturday, June 29, 195757AControl.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 15, 195729DControl.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thursday, January 17, 19573DCriterion.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thursday, January 10, 195733DDecide legally.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 16, 195628ADetermine.Grace HosterFarrar
Thursday, August 30, 19567DGuide for conduct.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 7, 195667AMark off.Mel TaubFarrar
Friday, October 7, 195539A"___, Britannia."UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 10, 19552DRegime.Elsie BishopFarrar
Wednesday, May 11, 19553DStraightedge.John M. HolmesFarrar
Saturday, December 4, 195444ACustom.Marian MoeserFarrar
Monday, October 4, 195456ACustom.Isaac KertFarrar
Sunday, July 4, 195477ADirect.Harold T. BersFarrar
Thursday, October 22, 195356DDecide.Joseph La FauciFarrar
Sunday, July 12, 195363DYardstick.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, March 8, 1953127DHome ___.Israel GitterFarrar
Wednesday, February 11, 195316AGuide for conduct.Roberta MorseFarrar
Monday, September 29, 195214AEstablished way of doing something.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 29, 195235ASystematic method.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 6, 19524DAdminister.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, March 16, 195237ARegime.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, December 16, 195168DPrevail.Charles CrossFarrar
Friday, September 7, 195115ASlide ___.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 18, 19519DRegulation.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 17, 195036ACommon practice.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Saturday, December 9, 195051AGovernment.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 7, 195034DSlide ___.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 25, 195030DGovern.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 13, 194975ARegime.S. K. FliegnerFarrar
Sunday, October 24, 194814DGovern.Alberta BurtonFarrar
Sunday, November 2, 194711DFirst word of famous anthem.Louise RabbFarrar
Sunday, August 10, 194741DRegulation.Eileen St. ClairFarrar
Sunday, April 20, 1947143ACriterion.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, August 4, 194638DControl.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sunday, March 19, 194457AGovern.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sunday, May 9, 1943126A"Better no ___ than cruel ___."—Aesop.P. Joseph LamannaFarrar