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171 results for WOE

75 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Friday, July 28, 201749A"O, ___ the day!" (exclamation from Miranda in "The Tempest")Robyn Weintraub
Thursday, June 1, 201753AMisfortune (5)Derek Bowman and Sarah Keller
Wednesday, May 17, 201743DHand-wringer's emotionPaul Hunsberger
Monday, April 24, 201721A"___ is me!" (4)Gary Cee
Sunday, March 5, 201780DPoverty, e.g.Timothy Polin
Thursday, January 7, 201636DBlue state? (3)Andrew J. Ries
Wednesday, September 2, 201529AHand-wringer's wordKevin Christian and Bradley Wilber
Monday, August 10, 20158DMisfortune (5)C. W. Stewart
Saturday, June 27, 201520ACause of dejectionTim Croce
Monday, April 20, 201567ASorrowTom McCoy
Wednesday, March 25, 201511DAgony (2)Jacob Stulberg
Tuesday, March 24, 201559ATrouble (6)Robyn Weintraub
Monday, March 9, 201541D"___ is me!" (4)Debbie Ellerin
Thursday, February 19, 20157DHeartache (4)Jason Flinn
Wednesday, February 11, 201564DTribulation (2)Will Treece
Monday, February 2, 201522D"___ is me!" (4)Jeffrey Wechsler
Sunday, November 2, 201419AIllBrendan Emmett Quigley
Tuesday, July 15, 201458D"___ unto him ..."Zhouqin Burnikel
Thursday, April 4, 201361ATribulation (2)Corey Rubin
Tuesday, October 30, 201262DTrial (2)Alex Vratsanos
Thursday, March 29, 201268DBlue state? (3)Milo Beckman
Wednesday, August 31, 201130ATrouble (6)Peter A. Collins
Sunday, February 13, 201128AHeartache (4)Ian Livengood
Friday, October 22, 201049ASob story subjectScott Atkinson
Friday, September 3, 201024AWhat any of the Four Horsemen symbolizesJohn Farmer
Monday, February 1, 201016AMisery (5)Scott Atkinson
Monday, August 3, 200940DAnguish (2)Janet R. Bender
Sunday, July 12, 200944AWith 51-Down, cry of sorrowAlan Arbesfeld
Thursday, October 16, 200839AHeartbreakIan Tullis
Wednesday, March 12, 200831DCry of griefLarry Shearer
Monday, December 31, 200744DMisery (5)Lynn Lempel
Tuesday, November 13, 200721DReason to cry "Alas!"Fred Piscop
Sunday, September 2, 200781ABad newsLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, May 22, 20076DMisery (5)Roger Wolff
Friday, February 23, 200747AAfflictionPatrick Merrell
Wednesday, January 3, 200744DThe "vey" in "oy vey"Kim Seidl
Sunday, December 10, 2006117DWith 37-Down, popular book on grammarDavid J. Kahn
Thursday, March 30, 200616ATopic of some talesRichard Silvestri
Sunday, February 5, 200634DThe "vey" of "oy vey!"Eric Berlin
Thursday, February 2, 200646DUnfortunate conditionByron Walden
Thursday, March 10, 200524ATsuris, so to speakEd Early
Sunday, January 16, 2005121DDoomsayer's cryDamon J. Gulczynski
Saturday, October 30, 200457DBlue state? (3)Byron Walden
Sunday, September 26, 200410DSuffering (2)Joe DiPietro
Thursday, April 29, 200435DMisfortune (5)Steven Kahn
Sunday, December 7, 200361AHeartache (4)Sherry O. Blackard
Wednesday, October 1, 200343AMisery (5)A. J. Santora
Wednesday, March 19, 200359DDistressAlan Arbesfeld
Tuesday, December 3, 200243ASuffering (2)Tyler Hinman
Tuesday, July 2, 200239AHardshipJohn R. Conrad
Friday, June 21, 200220AHeartache (4)Bob Peoples
Tuesday, March 26, 200262DMisery (5)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Tuesday, March 19, 200251AMisfortune (5)Louis Hildebrand
Thursday, January 10, 200243DTrouble (6)Alex Vaughn
Monday, January 15, 200128AGrief (2)Janet R. Bender
Wednesday, August 30, 200013DMisfortune (5)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Saturday, May 13, 200039D"Oh, ___!"William S. Cotter
Thursday, January 20, 200046DAnguish (2)Jeremy Thomas Paine
Sunday, October 31, 19994DJob experience?Frank Longo
Friday, October 22, 199942ATrial and tribulationMartin Ashwood-Smith
Sunday, June 13, 199925ATrial (2)Rich Norris
Sunday, May 16, 199948DLot for Wednesday's childNancy Nicholson Joline
Wednesday, February 17, 199952AAgony (2)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Sunday, October 25, 199895DFate of Wednesday's childNancy Nicholson Joline
Friday, May 15, 199820AWeal's oppositeJohn Wolting
Tuesday, February 3, 199840DGrief (2)Nancy Salomon
Monday, January 19, 199837ATrouble (6)Gregory E. Paul
Tuesday, May 27, 199751A"___ is me!" (4)Stephanie Spadaccini
Sunday, October 20, 199664DTrouble (6)R. Ross
Friday, December 15, 199539AMe, to a griever?Harvey Estes
Wednesday, September 6, 199514ATrouble (6)Peter Gordon
Saturday, April 8, 199561DCalamityA.J. Santora
Sunday, October 23, 1994124DMe, it's often saidCathy Millhauser
Tuesday, July 26, 19948DTale of _____Joan Yanofsky
Wednesday, July 13, 199454AJob's lotJonathan Schmatzbach

4 results for WOE from Variety puzzles.

October 23, 2016diagramless45AMisfortuneMary Lou Guizzo and David Steinberg
May 11, 2014diagramless66D"Alas!"Fred Piscop
September 3, 2000diagramless54DMiseryJanet R. Bender
December 26, 1999diagramless26AWednesday's child is full of itFrank Longo

92 results for WOE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Thursday, November 18, 199310DAfflictionDaniel GirardiTaub
Saturday, August 14, 199359ATrial and tribulationMartin Ashwood-SmithMaleska
Monday, January 11, 199332ABegone start (3)Jim PageMaleska
Thursday, December 3, 199223DAnguishJim PageMaleska
Monday, August 17, 199264AAfflictionWalter CovellMaleska
Wednesday, April 8, 199250ATroubleBernice GordonMaleska
Thursday, March 26, 199240DLot of Wednesday's childNancy JolineMaleska
Sunday, October 7, 199048ATroubleDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Thursday, April 19, 199032AGriefWalter CovellMaleska
Thursday, December 7, 198911AAnguishBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sunday, October 15, 198925DLot of Wednesday's childCharles M. DeberMaleska
Tuesday, August 22, 198956D"___ is me!"Harold B. CountsMaleska
Tuesday, April 25, 198934A"Wednesday's child is full of ___"Nancy JolineMaleska
Tuesday, March 14, 198957DCalamityCohenMaleska
Tuesday, November 15, 198820AAfflictionVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Friday, July 22, 198852DLot of Wednesday's childIrene SmullyanMaleska
Tuesday, April 5, 198821ATroubleS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Sunday, April 26, 198757ATroubleVictoria & Alex F. BlackMaleska
Friday, October 24, 198624DMiseryEli WesoffMaleska
Monday, June 9, 19866AWhat Wednesday's child is full ofVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Monday, April 7, 198627A"O, ___ is me . . . ": OpheliaVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Monday, September 23, 198548ASorrowJudith PerryMaleska
Wednesday, July 31, 19859DSorrowWilliam CanineMaleska
Sunday, June 30, 198559DBaleCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Sunday, May 6, 198432DMisfortuneBeverly TivinMaleska
Monday, September 19, 198340DMiseryJoy L. WoukMaleska
Saturday, January 22, 198332A"Come weal, come ___ . . . "NewellMaleska
Monday, July 19, 198237ASorrowJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Monday, May 3, 198222DSorrowTeresa ForestallMaleska
Saturday, September 26, 19818DMiseryStanley GlassMaleska
Friday, April 24, 198140DMiseryNancy McCarthyMaleska
Thursday, September 25, 19806DMisfortuneMaduraMaleska
Saturday, January 26, 198023ABaneful thingWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, December 19, 197953ASorrowJean J. DavisonMaleska
Monday, October 1, 197921DGreat griefHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, September 30, 197978AMiseryTimothy S. LewisMaleska
Saturday, May 27, 197820A"Sea of troubles"Elaine D. SchorrMaleska
Monday, August 1, 19774DMisfortuneTerry HealyMaleska
Sunday, July 3, 1977142DTroubleAnne FoxMaleska
Sunday, March 6, 197778ATroubleAlfio MicciMaleska
Saturday, January 29, 197716AMiseryBetty DuffyWeng
Friday, January 9, 197651DGriefBrian G. TylerWeng
Tuesday, November 18, 197560DTroubleEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Thursday, February 27, 19756DMiseryS. Courtney IzsakWeng
Friday, June 28, 197434ATroubleMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Sunday, May 26, 197497D"___ is me"Olga KowalsWeng
Sunday, May 20, 1973135D"___ is me"Peter T. ThorntonWeng
Wednesday, December 22, 197162ATroubleUnknownWeng
Friday, April 10, 197011DSubject of a jeremiadUnknownWeng
Monday, March 30, 197059DProphet's threatNancy SchusterWeng
Sunday, September 28, 1969105AMisfortuneEdward J. O'BrienWeng
Monday, September 8, 196963DTrouble.UnknownWeng
Saturday, May 3, 196956AMisery.UnknownWeng
Monday, September 9, 196858DGrief.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, September 5, 196857AAffliction.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 31, 196848DGrief.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 9, 1968117DGrief.S. LambertFarrar
Saturday, March 23, 196859DUnhappiness.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 11, 1968115DTrouble.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Sunday, May 21, 196792ATrouble.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Wednesday, May 11, 196654DAlas!UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 18, 196559ASorrow.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sunday, May 30, 196589DGrief.Bernice GordonFarrar
Saturday, November 14, 196450ASorrow.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 29, 196436AWeal's opposite.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 22, 1963118DTrouble.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Monday, September 30, 196335AMisfortune.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Tuesday, September 24, 196322ATrouble.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Saturday, April 27, 196320ASorrowful state.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, March 23, 196348D___ is me!George LaczkoFarrar
Wednesday, November 28, 19624DTrouble.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 4, 196147ATrouble enough.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, October 25, 196114ATrouble.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 14, 196053ASorrow.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 13, 19606DGrief.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 5, 195958DPessimist's pleasure.S. A. KayFarrar
Saturday, January 25, 195858ATrouble.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tuesday, July 17, 195646DAlas!Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, May 1, 195624ATrouble.S. A. KayFarrar
Thursday, March 15, 195627ADistress.Mel TaubFarrar
Saturday, October 8, 195555AAlas!S. A. KayFarrar
Thursday, October 6, 195532DMisery.Marjorie M. ConnellyFarrar
Sunday, May 9, 1954103DSorrow.Sidney LambertFarrar
Friday, January 29, 195422AAffliction.Israel GitterFarrar
Saturday, February 21, 195347ASorrowful state.Harold T. BersFarrar
Thursday, January 1, 195318DTrouble.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, September 7, 1952142DHeartache.Harold T. BersFarrar
Friday, August 1, 195235AExclamation of grief.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 3, 195259D"___ is me!"UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, September 18, 195134AGrievous distress.UnknownFarrar
Friday, December 15, 195060DTrouble.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, October 6, 1946125AHeavy calamity.Willard JordanFarrar