Will Shortz appears in the following:
Sunday, September 14, 2014
Every answer today is a word or name with an accented syllable "pee" — spelled in any way — but always occurring inside the word, never at the start or end.
Sunday, September 07, 2014
Every answer is a familiar two-word phrase in which the two words start with the same consonant or pair of consonants. Given rhymes for the words, you name the words.
Sunday, August 31, 2014
Every answer this week is a made-up two-word phrase, in which both words start with 'S' and they're anagrams of each other.
Sunday, August 24, 2014
Every answer is a made-up, two-word phrase, in which the first word has 5 letters. Drop its last letter and read the remaining 4 letters backward, and you'll get the second word of the phrase.
Sunday, August 17, 2014
Every answer is made up of a two-word phrase, in which the second word has three syllables, and the first word sounds like the last two of these syllables.
Sunday, August 10, 2014
For each four-letter word given, insert two letters exactly in the middle to complete a common, uncaplitalized six-letter word.
Sunday, August 03, 2014
Every answer is a familiar two-word phrase or name in which the first word starts with BA- and the second word starts with D-.
Sunday, July 27, 2014
Today's puzzle is a game of categories based on the word peony (a type of flower). For each category, name something in the category beginning with each of the letters P-E-O-N-Y.
Sunday, July 20, 2014
Two clues will be given. The first answer will be a brand name that sounds like it's plural; change the first letter to spell a new word that answers the second clue.
Sunday, July 13, 2014
Every answer is a word starting with "ch," and your clue will be an anagram of the word.
Sunday, July 06, 2014
Two clues will be given for two five-letter answers. Move the middle letter of the first answer to the end of the word to get the second answer.
Sunday, June 29, 2014
For each set of three words, find a word that can precede each one to complete a familiar two-word phrase or name. The first word in each set will name an animal.
Sunday, June 22, 2014
Every answer is a compound word or familiar two-word phrase or title in which each word has OU as its second and third letters.
Sunday, June 15, 2014
Every answer is the name of a river. Identify it using its anagram — minus a letter.
Sunday, June 08, 2014
Every answer is a familiar two-word phrase or name in which the first word ends in E and the second word starts with Z.
Sunday, June 01, 2014
Every answer to the given clue is a made-up, two-word phrase in which you add IN to the front of the first word to get the second word.
Sunday, June 01, 2014
The annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology features thousands of presentations but no big news. That's how cancer treatment improves, in small increments.
Sunday, May 18, 2014
This week's on-air challenge clues are the winners and runners up from the two-week creative challenge. Spoiler alert: The answers for the on-air challenge are given away on this week's puzzle page.
Sunday, May 11, 2014
Today's puzzle is a game of categories based on the word "phlox." You'll be given some categories. For each one, name something in the category beginning with each of the letters P, H, L, O and X.
Sunday, May 04, 2014
Every answer is a five-letter word. You will be given a clue for the word. Besides describing the answer, the clue will also contain the answer in consecutive letters.