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141 results for TAC

67 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Dec 25, 2016114AMiddle X or O (5)Kevin G. Der
Sun Apr 5, 201544DGame center?Tom McCoy
Fri Nov 28, 20145DXXX part (3)Tracy Gray
Fri Oct 31, 201423ASea-___Mary Lou Guizzo and Jeff Chen
Sun Jul 27, 2014111DPart of a winning combination (3)Randolph Ross
Fri Apr 4, 201442AMiddle square, maybeMartin Ashwood-Smith and Joe Krozel
Sun Jan 5, 201488DTic ___ (candy) (2)Alan DerKazarian
Sat Jan 4, 201443ATie ___ (2)Kyle Dolan
Sun Sep 22, 201321AWhat X-O-X lacks?Mike Selinker
Thu Jun 27, 201321DWashington's Sea-___ AirportSean Dobbin
Tue Jan 22, 201323DTic ___ (breath mint)Jay Kaskel
Thu Aug 9, 201224ASee 23-AcrossJoe Krozel
Fri Sep 2, 201124ACertain X or O (3)Tim Croce
Thu Jun 16, 201155ASea-___ AirportDavid Steinberg
Sun Oct 24, 201059AOne-third of a game winBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Nov 29, 200980DCertain X or O (3)Will Nediger
Thu Sep 25, 20083DMiddle X, sayVictor Fleming
Sun Apr 20, 200810DCertain X or O (3)John Farmer
Mon Feb 4, 200851DTic-___-toe (9)Dave and Tracy Mackey
Sat Aug 4, 200719ACentral square, maybeByron Walden
Wed Mar 28, 20076AX-X-X part (3)Burton Clemans
Tue Jan 2, 200732DTic ___ (mint)Sarah Keller
Sun Sep 10, 200675APart of a winning combination (3)Joe DiPietro
Sat Mar 18, 200633AMiddle square, sayPatrick Berry
Tue Feb 7, 200652AMiddle O of O-O-OElizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Mar 6, 20056DXXX part (3)John Greenman
Mon Nov 8, 200446ATic-___-toe (9)Damon J. Gulczynski
Sun Sep 5, 20046DWash. State's Sea-___ AirportPatrick Merrell
Tue May 25, 200451DMiddle X or O (5)Richard Chisholm
Mon Mar 1, 200447ATic-___-toe (9)Gail Grabowski
Tue Feb 24, 20046DCenter X or O (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Mon Feb 9, 200440DTic-___-toe (9)Robert Dillman
Sun Aug 31, 20037DOne XFred Piscop
Thu Jan 16, 200341AWashington State's Sea-___ AirportPatrick Merrell
Sat Jan 12, 200243DTie ___ (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Mon Dec 24, 200112DTic-___-toe (9)Nancy Salomon and Marjorie Berg
Sun Dec 9, 200146ATic-___-toe (9)Cathy Millhauser
Mon Nov 12, 20015DMiddle X of X-X-X (2)Janice M. Putney
Tue Aug 21, 200153ACenter X or O (2)Sarah Keller
Fri Dec 29, 200067DPart of X-X-X (3)David J. Kahn
Tue Oct 31, 200059DMiddle of XXXBill Zais
Tue Jul 25, 200063DMiddle X or O (5)Patrick Jordan
Tue Jul 11, 200016AMiddle X of X-X-X (2)Nick Grivas and Nancy Salomon
Tue Oct 5, 199913DTic-___-toe (9)Stephanie Spadaccini
Wed Sep 22, 199928A"Hollywood Squares" squareManny Nosowsky
Sat Aug 7, 19995DPart of a game win (2)Trip Payne
Sat Oct 17, 199823APart of OOOBryant White
Sun Jun 7, 199888APart of X-X-X (3)Randolph Ross
Sat Jan 10, 19988DMiddle of a kids' gameMark Diehl
Sat Mar 1, 199726DOne-third of XXX?Jim Page
Sat Feb 8, 199729APart of a winning combination (3)G. R. Ferguson
Sat Jan 18, 19974DTic-toe tieD. Niles
Fri Aug 16, 199634D"Tic ___ Dough"M. Gaffney
Tue Jul 9, 199658DTic-___toe (9)Jonathan Schmatzbach
Sat Jun 15, 199643ASecond of three X'sR. Ross
Wed Feb 28, 199639DTic-___ (candy) (2)F.A. Longo
Mon Feb 19, 19967DTic-___-toe (9)T. W. Schier
Sun Jan 21, 199677APart of XXX (3)R. Wolfe
Sun Dec 3, 199531DThe second X in XXXMartin Schneider
Sat Sep 16, 19955DPart of a game win (2)Bryant White
Thu Dec 29, 199458DSecond O of O-O-OJim Page
Sat Dec 3, 199431AToe precederRich Norris
Wed Jul 20, 199445ATic-toe bridgeHarvey Estes
Sat Jul 2, 199414ACenter square in a gameBryant White
Mon Jun 27, 199456DMiddle X or O (5)Wayne Robert Williams
Sun May 8, 1994111DMiddle X or O (5)Ralph G. Beaman
Sat Mar 5, 199421ASecond X or OManny Nosowsky

3 results for TAC from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Feb 3, 2013diagramless72DPart of O-O-OPaula Gamache
May 11, 2003panda22AKind of ticMel Taub
Jan 20, 2002diagramless21A"Tic ___ Dough"Frank Longo

71 results for TAC from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Nov 18, 19936DMidpoint of X-O gameDaniel GirardiTaub
Thu Sep 23, 199333AToe's forerunnerBob SefickTaub
Sun Jul 25, 1993138DU.S.A.F. groupJacques LiwerMaleska
Tue Jun 15, 19935DThe middle X?Peter GordonMaleska
Sun May 30, 199369ATV's "Tic ___ Dough"A. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Apr 11, 199368D'Twixt tic and toeNancy Nicholson JolineMaleska
Sat Apr 3, 199339AOrg. governing runners' eventsBernard MerenMaleska
Tue Mar 23, 199310ATic-___-toe (3)Jim PageMaleska
Wed Aug 5, 199231DTic and toe dividerBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sun Jul 19, 199287ACenter of a simple gameKevin BoyleMaleska
Sat Dec 28, 199161ALangley A.F.B. groupJim PageMaleska
Sun Sep 22, 1991138DU.S.A.F. bodyLawrence M. RheingoldMaleska
Sun Jul 14, 199194ATic-toe connectorBert RosenfieldMaleska
Wed Jun 5, 199127ATic-toe linkMartin Ashwood-SmithMaleska
Sat Feb 2, 199160DAir Force gp.Bernard MerenMaleska
Mon Dec 11, 198938ATic-___-toeSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Apr 23, 198994DTic-___-toeJim PageMaleska
Mon Apr 17, 198933DTic followerShirley SolowayMaleska
Wed Dec 28, 198835ATic-___-toeDon GroatMaleska
Sat Dec 3, 198810DOne-third of a simple gameVaughn KeithMaleska
Sun Mar 20, 198841DTic-___-toeBert H. KruseMaleska
Fri Feb 26, 198838DLangley A.F.B. groupKevin WrayMaleska
Fri Feb 20, 198753AToe precederEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Fri Nov 28, 198632ATic-___-toeBert RosenfieldMaleska
Wed Nov 19, 198630DLangley Field gp.Jeanne WilsonMaleska
Sun Jun 8, 198671DSecond of a game trioBarry L. CohenMaleska
Mon Mar 10, 198639ABetween tic and toeShirley SolowayMaleska
Tue Nov 5, 198539ATic-___-toeEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sat Oct 19, 198541ALangley A.F.B. groupPeter G. SnowMaleska
Thu Sep 19, 198521DTic-___-toeMary C. WhittenMaleska
Sun Jul 29, 198451ALangley A.F.B. groupWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Mon Mar 5, 198438ABetween tic and toeBette Sue CohenMaleska
Sat Dec 17, 198310DPart of U.S.A.F.Brett A. BlaylockMaleska
Thu Feb 10, 198328APart of the U.S.A.F.GreeneMaleska
Sun Jun 14, 1981102ATic followerJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Thu Apr 9, 198149ATic-___-toeWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sat Mar 14, 198159DBetween tic and toeRobert KatzMaleska
Fri Feb 6, 198118ATic-___-toeDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Fri Nov 11, 197751ATic's followerBetty DuffyMaleska
Sun Jul 17, 197726DLangley A.F.B. groupAlex F. BlackMaleska
Fri Jun 3, 197746ATic-___-toeRickertMaleska
Thu Mar 17, 197754ATic-___-toeRuth N. SchultzMaleska
Mon Dec 1, 19751DPartner of tic and toeRuth SmithWeng
Tue Sep 23, 197523DBetween tic and toeRuth N. SchultzWeng
Sun Mar 30, 1975105DBetween tic and toeEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Tue Nov 26, 197457DTic-___-toeWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sat Aug 3, 19746AFlying group: Abbr.Manny MillerWeng
Mon May 20, 19744DMilitary group: Abbr.Gladys V. MillerWeng
Tue Jul 10, 19739DBetween tic and toeUnknownWeng
Fri Feb 9, 19739DAir Force acronymUnknownWeng
Tue Oct 17, 197248AAir Force acronymUnknownWeng
Wed Dec 15, 197147ATac-___-toeUnknownWeng
Sun May 3, 197034DBetween tic and toeBarbara H. LewisWeng
Sat Oct 18, 196955DBetween tic and toe.UnknownWeng
Sun Aug 25, 196887AAir groupJoseph LaFauciFarrar
Wed Jul 19, 19673DLangley AFB group.William LutwiniakFarrar
Thu Feb 13, 196457DLangley AFB group.George LaczkoFarrar
Sun Jan 7, 196262AMajor air group: Abbr.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Nov 6, 19601DGroup at Langley A. F. Base.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Tue Aug 4, 19598DGen. Weyland's air group.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Tue Mar 3, 195932ATic-___-toe.Charles AllenFarrar
Fri Jan 9, 195960DGen. Weyland's air group: Abbr.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sun Nov 30, 195854DMiddle word of a child's game.Roberta MorseFarrar
Sun Oct 19, 1958106DArm of the Air Force.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Sun Apr 28, 195765ATouch: Comb. form.Harold T. BersFarrar
Tue Sep 6, 195527DGen. Weyland's air command.John M. Holmes, Jr.Farrar
Sat Jul 18, 195344ATactical Air Command.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 9, 195258DTouch: Comb. form.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 20, 195290ATouch: Comb. form.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Fri Aug 3, 195125ATactical Air Command.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 21, 1942141DTouch: comb. form.Mabel C. DaggettFarrar