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246 results for TACT

77 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Tuesday, January 23, 20181DDiplomat's skill (2)Jim Hilger
Wednesday, August 16, 201740AAsset for a press secretaryAndrew Kingsley and John Lieb
Tuesday, May 9, 20171ASocial adroitnessPeter A. Collins
Thursday, March 23, 20171D"It is ___ that is golden, not silence": Samuel ButlerSandy Ganzell
Friday, February 3, 201730ALout's lackPaolo Pasco
Saturday, November 12, 201640A"The art of making a point without making an enemy"David J. Kahn
Sunday, July 24, 201661DPolitician's assetDavid Steinberg
Saturday, February 13, 201657A"The ability to describe others as they see themselves," per LincolnPeter Wentz
Sunday, September 6, 201587AIt "teaches you when to be silent," per DisraeliPatrick Berry
Sunday, June 21, 201534DWhat might be revealed in silenceTimothy Polin
Sunday, April 26, 201554DBoor's lack (2)Patrick Berry
Tuesday, February 17, 201541ADiplomacy (5)Bruce Haight
Monday, March 10, 201454ASkill needed when being asked "Does this dress make me look fat?"Kelly Clark
Thursday, December 5, 201310ACall or emailDan Schoenholz
Sunday, November 17, 201373ASavoir-faire (4)Julian Lim
Sunday, September 16, 201256ACareful wording, maybeDavid Steinberg and Barry Haldiman
Sunday, February 5, 201294A"___ teaches you when to be silent": Disraeli (2)Charles M. Deber
Wednesday, June 8, 201166ACareful phrasing, perhapsPeter A. Collins
Tuesday, September 14, 201057DAmbassador's assetEshan Mitra, Brown University '12
Monday, August 2, 201013DSaying "I'm not sure that dress looks perfect on you," e.g.Diane Baker van Hoff
Saturday, May 22, 201051AMediation assetWill Nediger
Wednesday, March 10, 20104DSkill not displayed by asking "Have you put on weight?"Gary Steinmehl
Tuesday, August 25, 20096AWhat it takes not to say "I see you've put on a little weight"Bob Johnson
Tuesday, October 14, 200824AAsset in answering the question "Does this dress make me look fat?"Lucy Gardner Anderson
Sunday, June 29, 200831D"___ teaches you when to be silent": Disraeli (2)Tony Orbach and Patrick Blindauer
Wednesday, June 25, 200826DMediator's skill (4)Rob Cook
Wednesday, March 12, 200810AChurls lack itLarry Shearer
Tuesday, February 12, 200823AAmbassador's forteDeb Amlen
Tuesday, May 8, 200756DDiplomacy (5)Sarah Keller
Sunday, March 18, 2007110D"The ability to describe others as they see themselves": LincolnCraig Kasper
Saturday, January 6, 200747DPoiseRobert H. Wolfe
Tuesday, July 25, 200641DDiplomat's forte (2)Anne Garellick
Monday, July 3, 200664AWhat it may take to answer the question "Does this make me look fat?"Randall J. Hartman
Wednesday, March 15, 200634DDiplomacy (5)Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Sunday, December 11, 2005102DDelicacy (2)Ben Tausig
Friday, August 19, 20058DOpposite of gauchenessDavid Liben-Nowell
Monday, April 18, 200510DSavoir-faire (4)Robert Dillman
Sunday, April 10, 20058ADelicatenessElizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, January 18, 200532ADiplomat's asset (3)Richard Chisholm
Tuesday, November 11, 200329DDiplomat's asset (3)M. Francis Vuolo
Sunday, September 14, 200345DSocial skillCathy Millhauser
Thursday, June 26, 200343ADelicacy at a state dinner?Patrick Berry
Wednesday, May 21, 200324ADiplomat's asset (3)Paula Gamache
Thursday, January 23, 20037DPublic relations needCathy Millhauser
Sunday, November 10, 2002122ARemaining silent, sometimesCathy Millhauser
Sunday, September 15, 200212DYahoos lack itFred Piscop
Wednesday, July 10, 200254DBoor's lack (2)Richard Silvestri
Thursday, May 23, 200247DOafs lack itJohn Underwood
Monday, April 22, 200223ADiplomacy (5)Peter Gordon
Monday, March 18, 20025DDiscretionJohn Greenman
Friday, March 8, 200230DGood host's giftDavid J. Kahn
Thursday, October 18, 200128DSocial graceElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, October 14, 200175DSign of refinementElizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, October 25, 20006DSavoir-faire (4)Nick Grivas
Sunday, August 6, 200084DPlaying to someone's vanity, maybeManny Nosowsky
Thursday, July 20, 200012DMediator's skill (4)Bonnie S. Prystowsky
Saturday, June 17, 200030ADelicacy (2)Rich Norris
Thursday, January 6, 20007DKnowing when to be silent, e.g.Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Sunday, October 10, 199927ADiplomatic traitCathy Millhauser
Monday, July 19, 19998DDelicate use of wordsGregory E. Paul
Sunday, November 1, 199861ACertain graceRobert Malinow
Monday, September 28, 19983DDiplomat's forte (2)Robert Dillman
Wednesday, September 16, 199861ASocial assetRichard Silvestri
Friday, August 21, 19981DMediator's skill (4)Noah Dephoure
Friday, June 12, 199819ARemaining silent, at timesMatt Gaffney
Saturday, September 13, 199732DPeacekeeping skillDave Tuller
Wednesday, April 30, 19977DMediator's skill (4)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Tuesday, April 8, 199743ASavoir-faire (4)Fred Piscop
Tuesday, December 17, 199637ADiplomat's skill (2)G. E. Paul
Saturday, October 12, 199623DMiss Manners subjectR. Norris
Tuesday, September 3, 199627DDiplomat's specialtyA. Goldstein
Saturday, February 3, 199651ASensitivityW.R. Williams
Wednesday, January 24, 19963DSavior-faireJ. Hess
Sunday, January 21, 199615ADiplomacy (5)R. Wolfe
Sunday, August 13, 19959DWhite lie, perhapsNancy Salomon
Wednesday, August 24, 199440AWay with words (2)Robert Herrig
Saturday, July 9, 199452DWay with words (2)Gerald R. Ferguson

169 results for TACT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Monday, August 23, 199311DDiplomat's assetJames L. BeattyMaleska
Tuesday, July 13, 19933DDiplomacyMichael S. MaurerMaleska
Saturday, November 7, 199223ASavoir-faireBryant WhiteMaleska
Monday, August 10, 199251ASavoir-faireDon GroatMaleska
Friday, July 3, 199234DCore of rapportEli WesoffMaleska
Friday, February 7, 19921DSavoir-faireJames L. BeattyMaleska
Tuesday, October 8, 199136ADiplomacyStanley GlassMaleska
Wednesday, June 12, 199160ASavoir-faireKenneth WitteMaleska
Saturday, April 6, 19916ASavoir-faireRoger H. CourtneyMaleska
Sunday, March 3, 19911DA social graceRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Monday, February 18, 19911DDiplomacyArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Friday, January 4, 199159ADiplomat's forteErnst TheimerMaleska
Thursday, July 5, 199068ASavoir-faireKenneth WitteMaleska
Monday, May 28, 19901DDiplomacySidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thursday, February 22, 199035ADiplomat's forteErnst TheimerMaleska
Sunday, September 24, 1989123ASocial attributeIrene SmullyanMaleska
Thursday, February 16, 198946DDiplomat's assetNancy JolineMaleska
Monday, May 9, 19881DDiplomacyFrances HansenMaleska
Friday, April 8, 198856APerception; poiseEli WesoffMaleska
Wednesday, March 16, 19881DSavoir-faireJesse RoarkeMaleska
Tuesday, January 12, 19885AAmbassador's assetJeanne WilsonMaleska
Wednesday, December 16, 198712DDiplomacyLois SidwayMaleska
Wednesday, December 9, 198743ASavoir-faireWilliam CanineMaleska
Saturday, March 14, 198751AThe core of rapportEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wednesday, September 17, 19861ADiplomat's forteRobert KatzMaleska
Tuesday, August 5, 198654DDiplomacyMary M. MurdochMaleska
Friday, May 30, 198637ASavoir-faireGayle DeanMaleska
Wednesday, May 28, 198635ANeed of 30 AcrossJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wednesday, January 15, 198666ASavoir-faireShirley SolowayMaleska
Wednesday, January 8, 198649DDiplomacyJudith PerryMaleska
Saturday, August 24, 198510ADelicatesseJesse RoarkeMaleska
Thursday, January 10, 198547AAmbassadorial assetEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tuesday, December 18, 198452ASavoir-faireLouis SabinMaleska
Friday, November 9, 19842DSensitivityVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Saturday, September 29, 19842DSavoir-faireJesse RoarkeMaleska
Saturday, September 8, 198437ASocial assetWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, April 16, 19841DWhat blunt, brusque people lackVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Friday, March 16, 198429DSavoir-faireJesse RoarkeMaleska
Monday, January 23, 198464ASavoir-faireVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Thursday, October 20, 19837DDiplomacyLois SidwayMaleska
Wednesday, December 8, 19821DSavoir-faireBernice GordonMaleska
Wednesday, November 24, 198211DDiplomacyArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Tuesday, July 13, 198239DSensitivitySidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wednesday, December 16, 19813DDiplomacyBert H. KruseMaleska
Monday, November 16, 198116ADiplomatic finesseJohnsonMaleska
Wednesday, April 15, 198138ASubtletyEli WesoffMaleska
Monday, December 22, 198010ASavoir-faireJay LivingstonMaleska
Thursday, June 5, 198036DThe core of rapportC. J. AngioMaleska
Thursday, March 27, 198014ADiplomat's forteRobertMaleska
Friday, March 14, 19808DDiplomacyBert H. KruseMaleska
Sunday, January 13, 198048DSavoir-faireTap OsbornMaleska
Friday, December 28, 197925DDelicacyMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Wednesday, September 26, 197930ADelicate sensitivityMeunierMaleska
Sunday, August 5, 197975ADilpomacy's foundationTap OsbornMaleska
Saturday, August 4, 197955ASensitivityDavid A. ScullyMaleska
Thursday, July 6, 197826DDiscrimination, in a nice senseGrace FabbroniMaleska
Monday, March 13, 197850DAsset of a P.R. manGrace FabbroniMaleska
Sunday, January 1, 197866ASocial assetFrances HansenMaleska
Monday, October 4, 197668ASocial artChet CurrierWeng
Tuesday, September 14, 197655DDeft handlingLouis BaronWeng
Thursday, May 6, 19765DFinesseTap OsbornWeng
Wednesday, April 21, 197647DDiplomacyJack L. SteinhardtWeng
Friday, November 21, 197552APerceptionSamuel H. BarkanWeng
Saturday, October 11, 197529DSocial assetMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Wednesday, May 28, 197540ADiplomacyA. J. SantoraWeng
Friday, May 23, 197535ADelicacyHenry HookWeng
Monday, December 2, 19741ADiplomacyHerb L. RisteenWeng
Saturday, October 26, 19745ADiplomacySara V. TuckermanWeng
Monday, June 10, 197459ADiplomacyHerb L. RisteenWeng
Sunday, January 27, 197476ADiscretionAlexander BlackWeng
Monday, December 31, 19736APoiseCatherine ShogryWeng
Friday, April 20, 19738APerceptionUnknownWeng
Sunday, November 12, 197215ADiplomacyEmanuel BergWeng
Monday, July 17, 197267APoiseUnknownWeng
Wednesday, June 14, 197257DSavoir faireJim PageWeng
Friday, May 19, 197237ASavoir faireUnknownWeng
Sunday, June 27, 197191ASavoir-faireEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Tuesday, December 22, 197018APoiseUnknownWeng
Sunday, December 6, 197015DSocial graceChristine ValenceWeng
Thursday, July 30, 197043ASavoir faireUnknownWeng
Friday, July 17, 197023ADiplomat's needUnknownWeng
Wednesday, June 24, 197025APoiseUnknownWeng
Friday, May 15, 197029DTastefulnessUnknownWeng
Wednesday, April 15, 197010ASocial graceUnknownWeng
Wednesday, December 10, 196921ASavoir faire.UnknownWeng
Monday, September 22, 19691DPoise.UnknownWeng
Thursday, August 7, 196958ASocial asset.UnknownWeng
Friday, April 25, 196930DDiplomacy.UnknownWeng
Sunday, January 19, 196965ASocial assetEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Tuesday, November 5, 196854DAsset in politics.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, February 24, 196855DDelicacy.UnknownFarrar
Monday, January 8, 19682DDiscrimination.UnknownFarrar
Monday, October 9, 19671ADiplomacy.Helen FasuloFarrar
Friday, September 29, 196752DMediator's must.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Saturday, September 9, 196733DSavoir-faire.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Monday, December 12, 196621ASavoir-faire.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 11, 1966103ADelicacy.Diana SessionsFarrar
Friday, August 26, 19661ADelicacy.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, August 20, 196661APersonal attribute.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 7, 196617ADiplomacy.UnknownFarrar
Monday, June 13, 196640ADiplomacy.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 23, 196665ASavoir faire.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 5, 196544DFinesse.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 5, 19653DDiplomacy.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 24, 19641DDiscernment.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 25, 196389DSavoir-faire.Stephanie CaruanaFarrar
Thursday, July 18, 196352AConsiderateness.UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 4, 19635AMediator's asset.S. A. KayFarrar
Tuesday, October 16, 196252DSavoir-faire.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 10, 19621DSavoir-faire.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 6, 196231ADiscernment.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 13, 1962113DSavoir-faire.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Monday, April 16, 196210ASavoir-faire.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Monday, January 29, 19621ASavoir faire.Bettie Lou FisherFarrar
Sunday, November 5, 19611ASavoir-faire.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Saturday, October 28, 196140ASavoir-faire.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 10, 19618DSavoir-faire.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 14, 196130AGraceful consideration.Christine ValenceFarrar
Sunday, April 9, 196117DSavoir-faire.Diana SessionsFarrar
Saturday, December 31, 196046AFinesse.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 31, 196027AMediator's skill.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Sunday, June 26, 19601DDiscrimination.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Friday, April 15, 196020DSavoir-faire.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 21, 196034DSavoir-faire.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 4, 195980AAsset for a hostess.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, September 6, 1959129ASavoir-faire.Anthony MorseFarrar
Sunday, August 23, 1959123ASavoir-faire.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Saturday, May 2, 195926DDiscrimination.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Monday, January 5, 195910ASavoir-faire.Ann GerlachFarrar
Sunday, September 7, 195833DSocial asset.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Monday, August 11, 195825ADiplomacy.Madeline CorseFarrar
Monday, July 21, 195833DSavoir-faire.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Monday, July 14, 19583DSavoir-faire.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 2, 195851DRelative of discretion.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 8, 195899DDelicate perception.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, March 23, 1958105AHeadwaiter's asset.Harold T. BersFarrar
Friday, February 28, 19581ADiplomacy.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 18, 19579ASavoir-faire.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 10, 195730DSocial asset.UnknownFarrar
Friday, May 31, 195723DSavoir-faire.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, February 19, 19571DAttache's asset.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sunday, March 18, 195635DSavoir-faire.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Friday, December 16, 19551DDiplomatic virtue.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 13, 1955107DSmall-scale diplomacy.Grace HosterFarrar
Monday, September 26, 195523DTalent for diplomacy.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sunday, August 28, 195533DDiplomatic talent.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, July 17, 195514DSavoir-faire.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, May 14, 19557DEveryday diplomacy.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thursday, March 3, 19554DSavoir-faire.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Thursday, March 18, 195425DSavoir-faire.S. A. KayFarrar
Friday, December 11, 195351DAsset in top-level talk.S. A. KayFarrar
Tuesday, June 16, 195310ADiplomatic asset.S. A. KayFarrar
Sunday, October 26, 195295ASocial asset.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Sunday, August 17, 19521DIke's asset.Israel GitterFarrar
Thursday, August 7, 19521DIntuitive appreciation of what is proper.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 6, 19526ADiplomat's requisite.Ethel LeStrangeFarrar
Monday, November 12, 195150DAbility to deal with others in difficult situations.UnknownFarrar
Friday, October 19, 19511ADiplomatic asset.UnknownFarrar
Friday, October 5, 195136ADiplomat's stock in trade.S. A. KayFarrar
Friday, September 14, 195120ADiplomatic handling.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, September 5, 195139DDiplomacy.UnknownFarrar
Friday, June 22, 195123ADiplomacy.UnknownFarrar
Friday, May 25, 19511DDiplomacy.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 26, 195060ADiplomacy.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Tuesday, October 17, 195049ADiplomacy.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 9, 1949105ANice discernment.Elizabeth JacksonFarrar
Sunday, July 10, 194982DDiscernment of right thing to do or say.Charles CrossFarrar
Sunday, May 4, 194741APerception.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, July 4, 194351DDiscernmentJ. C. DoesburgFarrar