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TWO AV Club contests in a month? What luck. Here’s the writeup on last week’s puzzle now that the deadline has closed.
Everyone’s favorite 8,000-word post is back! It’s time for the (now sixth!) annual Orca Awards, recognizing outstanding achievement in crossword construction and editing throughout several categories in 2016. For the past two years the Orcas have been spread out over … Continue reading
The deadline on the latest contest from the AV Club is up! Here’s how the puzzle worked.
I don’t usually like quote themes, but this puzzle’s got more of a mini-theme with Mitch McConnell’s memorable quote about Elizabeth Warren: NEVERTHELESS, SHE PERSISTED. Susie Chang had the idea of putting those words in a crossword grid and selling … Continue reading