Will Shortz appears in the following:
Sunday, August 30, 2015
Given an answer, you name the song. All you have to do is anagram one word in the made-up title you're given to complete the correct title of the song.
Sunday, August 23, 2015
Given a five-letter word and a six-letter, rearrange the letters of the shorter word to find a synonym for the longer word.
Sunday, August 16, 2015
The turboprop reportedly lost contact with the ground on approach to the central Papua city of Oksibil. The wreckage has been spotted a few miles from the city.
Sunday, August 16, 2015
Every answer this week is the name of a state. For all the words given, ignore the vowels in them. The consonants in them are the same consonants, in the same order, as in the state.
Sunday, August 09, 2015
For each word given in this week's puzzle, think of another word starting with the same two letters that can follow it to complete a familiar compound word.
Sunday, August 02, 2015
Every answer this week is a six-letter word that contains two consecutive F's. Use each anagram of the other four letters to find the full six-letter word.
Sunday, July 26, 2015
Every answer this week is a made-up three-word phrase in which all three words rhyme — and every word has two syllables.
Sunday, July 19, 2015
Change a letter in each word to make two new words. The letter you change must be in the same position in each word. And the letter you change each of them to will be the same letter of the alphabet.
Sunday, July 12, 2015
Today's puzzle involves wordplay on some well-known Canadian place names.
Sunday, July 05, 2015
In each pair of clues, the answer to the first clue is a word that contains the consecutive letters A-R. Drop the A-R, and the remaining letters in order will form a word that answers the second clue.
Sunday, June 28, 2015
For every word provided (all starting with the letter "W"), give a proverb or saying that contains that word.
Sunday, June 21, 2015
Today's puzzle is called "Monkey Business." Every answer is a familiar two-word phrase starting with "M" and "B" — as in "monkey business."
Sunday, June 14, 2015
For the blank in each provided sentence, put in the name of a color to complete the sentence in a punny way.
Sunday, June 07, 2015
Every answer today is a made-up two-word phrase, in which the two words rhyme. The initials of the two words will be provided, along with a one-word clue.
Sunday, May 31, 2015
Because tomorrow is June 1st, today's game is one of categories based on the word "first." For each category, name something in it starting with each of the letters F-I-R-S-T.
Sunday, May 24, 2015
Every answer is the name of a famous, one-named singer like Madonna or Beyoncé. Identify each one from its anagram, to which one extra letter is added. The singers are a mix of past and present.
Sunday, May 17, 2015
Every answer is the name of a country. For each word given, ignore the vowels. The consonants, in order from left to right, are the same consonants in the same order as in the country.
Sunday, May 10, 2015
Every answer is the name of a well-known U.S. city. For every word given, ignore the vowels. The word's consonants are the same consonants appearing in the same order as those in the city's name.
Sunday, May 03, 2015
Each word provided is an anagram of something you might see in a kitchen. For example, "skin" is an anagram of "sink."
Sunday, April 26, 2015
Every answer to today's puzzle is a familiar two-word phrase or name in which the first word starts with L-O and the second word starts with G.