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

4 results for WOE from Variety puzzles.

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

92 results for WOE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

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