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
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Fireball contest this week; write-up on Sunday night.
There’s a Team Fiend meet-up in Chicago on Tuesday! Ade is in town for the Copa America Centenario and I’m going to teach him the ways of Lou Malnati’s deep-dish pizza. Thanks to Jenni and pannonica for covering for me … Continue reading