2017
2016
2015
2014
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2017
Puzzle #195  August 2017 "No Exit" [solution]
Puzzle #194  July 2017 "Sleuth" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  July 2017 "Indeterminacy" [solution]
Puzzle #193  June 2017 "Seesaw" [solution]
"Who's That" by Arthur Schless
[solution]
Puzzle #192  May 2017 "Comedy" [solution]
Puzzle #191  April 2017 "Film Noir" [solution]
"Unsecured" by Arthur Schless
[solution]
Puzzle #190  March 2017 "Doctor Statistician" [solution]
Puzzle #189  February 2017 "Solve for X" [solution]
Puzzle #188  January 2017 "Primer" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  January 2017 "Cleave" [solution]
2016
Puzzle #187  December 2016 "Nos Galan" [solution]
Puzzle #186  November 2016 "Ballot Box" [solution]
Puzzle #185  October 2016 "Poker Hand" [solution]
Puzzle #184  September 2016 "Contrapunctus" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  September 2016 "Self Reflection" [solution]
Puzzle #183  August 2016 "Countdown" [solution]
Puzzle #182  July 2016 "Over and Over" [solution]
Puzzle #181  June 2016 "Naturalist" [solution]
Puzzle #180  May 2016 "As You Like It" [solution]
Puzzle #179  April 2016 "Diarist" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  April 2016 "Look Ma, No Hands" [solution]
Puzzle #178  March 2016 "Entanglement" [solution]
Puzzle #177  February 2016 "50" [solution]
Puzzle #176  January 2016 "Cousins" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  January 2016 "Good Vibes" [solution]
2015
Puzzle #175  December 2015 "Carambole" [solution]
Puzzle #174  November 2015 "Lagerstätte" [solution]
Puzzle #173  October 2015 "Steerage" [solution]
Puzzle #172  September 2015 "Hubble" [solution]
Puzzle #171  August 2015 "Autodidact" [solution]
Puzzle #170  July 2015 "Taste Test" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  July 2015 "Labyrinth" [solution]
Puzzle #169  June 2015 "Leporid" [solution]
Puzzle #168  May 2015 "The Pour" [solution]
Puzzle #167  April 2015 "Cetacea" [solution]
Puzzle #166  March 2015 "Practitioners" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  March 2015 "Beware" [solution]
Puzzle #165  February 2015 "Where are . . ." [solution]
Puzzle #164  January 2015 "Like I Need a Hole in the Head" [solution]
2014
Puzzle #163  December 2014 "Bouquet" [solution]
Puzzle #162  November 2014 "Bluesman" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  November 2014 "Pareidolia" [solution]
Puzzle #161  October 2014 "House of Windsor" [solution]
Puzzle #160  September 2014 "Pianoforte" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  September 2014 "Three in a Row" [solution]
Puzzle #159  August 2014 "Cataract" [solution]
Puzzle #158  July 2014 "Hotspot" [solution]
Puzzle #157  June 2014 "Precious Metal" [solution]
Puzzle #156  May 2014 "Come to Your Senses" [solution]
Puzzle #155  April 2014 "Spaceman" [solution]
Puzzle #154  March 2014 "Straight" [solution]
Puzzle #153  February 2014 "Portrait of the Artist II" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  February 2014 "Catch me if you can" [solution]
Puzzle #152  January 2014 "Proof" [solution]
2013
Puzzle #151  December 2013 "Turning Point" [solution]
Puzzle #150  November 2013 "Dead or Alive" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  November 2013 "Is it I? It is I" [solution]
Puzzle #149  October 2013 "Lullaby" [solution]
Puzzle #148  September 2013 "Scorecard" [solution]
Puzzle #147  August 2013 "Lookalikes" [solution]
Puzzle #146  July 2013 "Skyscraper" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  July 2013 "XGames" [solution]
Puzzle #145  June 2013 "Obstruction" [solution]
Puzzle #144  May 2013 "Omissions" [solution]
Puzzle #143  April 2013 "In Transit" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  April 2013 "Down and Out" [solution]
Puzzle #142  March 2013 "RoundUp" [solution]
Puzzle #141  February 2013 "What To Wear" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  February 2013 "Down" [solution]
Puzzle #140  January 2013 "Boundary" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  January 2013 "ESNASG RTSCG" [solution]
2012
Puzzle #139  December 2012 "Hidden Treasure" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  December 2012 "Theaters" [solution]
Puzzle #138  November 2012 "Trade" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  November 2012 "Candy Maker" [solution]
Puzzle #137  October 2012 "Three Squares" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  October 2012 "Marxism" [solution]
Puzzle #136  September 2012 "Face Card" [solution]
Puzzle #135  August 2012 "Off to the Races" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  August 2012 "Feel the Beat" [solution]
Puzzle #134  July 2012 "Manual" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  July 2012 "Writer's Blocks" [solution]
Puzzle #133  June 2012 "Short Cut" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  June 2012 "Not A Clue" [solution]
Puzzle #132  May 2012 "Fairy Tale" [solution]
Puzzle #131  April 2012 "Fab Four" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  April 2012 "Remains to be Seen" [solution]
Puzzle #130  March 2012 "Second Choice" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  March 2012 "Covert" [solution]
Puzzle #129  February 2012 "First Choice" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  February 2012 "Unscripted" [solution]
Puzzle #128  January 2012 "The Strait" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  January 2012 "Turner Syndrome" [solution]
2011
Puzzle #127  December 2011 "Dreaming" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  December 2011 "Acidify" [solution]
Puzzle #126  November 2011 "Voyagers" [solution]
Puzzle #125  October 2011 "Carrying the Torch" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  October 2011 "Quadruple" [solution]
Puzzle #124  September 2011 "Clew" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  September 2011 "Mount Doom" [solution]
Puzzle #123  August 2011 "A river runs through it" [solution]
Puzzle #122  July 2011 "Attitude" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  July 2011 "Connect the Dots" [solution]
Puzzle #121  June 2011 "Birthday" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  June 2011 "Product 19" [solution]
Puzzle #120  May 2011 "Side Effects" [solution]
Puzzle #119  April 2011 "Avram" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  April 2011 "You Don't Say" [solution]
Puzzle #118  March 2011 "Decuple" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  March 2011 "Hoofing It" [solution]
Puzzle #117  February 2011 "Pogo" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  February 2011 "Out With the Old" [solution]
Puzzle #116  January 2011 "Elementary" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  January 2011 "Banana" [solution]
2010
Puzzle #115  December 2010 "Kris Kringle" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  December 2010 "Finger Crosser" [solution]
Puzzle #114  November 2010 "Moonshine" [solution]
Puzzle #113  October 2010 "Concerti" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  October 2010 "Office Visit" [solution]
Puzzle #112  September 2010 "Connections" [solution]
Puzzle #111  August 2010 "Don't Miss a Trick" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  July 2010 "Pot" [solution]
Puzzle #110  July 2010 "Topless" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  July 2010 "Star Wars" [solution]
Puzzle #109  June 2010 "Windings" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  June 2010 "Rumble, Rumble" [solution]
Puzzle #108  May 2010 "Digital" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  May 2010 "Wired" [solution]
Puzzle #107  April 2010 "Bull" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  April 2010 "Olla Podrida" [solution]
Puzzle #106  March 2010 "Seesaw" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  March 2010 "Annual Convention" [solution]
Puzzle #105  February 2010 "WiII" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  February 2010 "Draw A Blank" [solution]
Puzzle #104  January 2010 "Jumble" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  January 2010 "Novel" [solution]
2009
Puzzle #103  December 2009 "The World's Biggest Atoll" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  December 2009 "Hit or Miss" [solution]
Puzzle #102  November 2009 "Terra Firma" [solution]
Puzzle #101  October 2009 "Cardiogram" [solution]
Puzzle #100  September 2009 "Long Time" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  September 2009 "Heaven Help Us" [solution]
Puzzle #99  August 2009 "Surfing" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  August 2009 "Toss" [solution]
Puzzle #98  July 2009 "Shape Up" [solution]
Puzzle #97  June 2009 "Hodgepodge" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  June 2009 "Get the Picture" [solution]
Puzzle #96  May 2009 "Child's Play" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  May 2009 "Enough Already" [solution]
Puzzle #95  April 2009 "Marketplace" [solution]
Puzzle #94  March 2009 "Animal Crackers" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  March 2009 "US Historical Landmark" [solution]
Puzzle #93  February 2009 "Eastern Seaboard" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  February 2009 "Word of the Year" [solution]
Puzzle #92  January 2009 "SOP" [solution]
2008
Puzzle #91  December 2008 "What You Will" [solution]
Puzzle #90  November 2008 "Getting on your nerves" [solution]
John and Kevin's Acrostic October 2008
[solution]
Puzzle #89  October 2008 "Euclidian Geometry" [solution]
Puzzle #88  September 2008 "Back to Back" [solution]
Puzzle #87  August 2008 "Hell's Angels" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  August 2008 "Size Matters" [solution]
Puzzle #86  July 2008 "Sphairistike" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  July 2008 "Fortune Cookie" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #34 June 2008
[solution]
Puzzle #85  June 2008 "Shall We Dance?" [solution]
Puzzle #84  May 2008 "X" [solution]
Puzzle #83  April 2008 "Food Chain" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  April 2008 "Shock Value" [solution]
Puzzle #82  March 2008 "Exclusive" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  March 2008 "Deliverance" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #33  February 2008
[solution]
Puzzle #81  February 2008 "Unpronounceable" [solution]
Puzzle #80  January 2008 "Let's Face It" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  January 2008 "Numbers" [solution]
2007
Puzzle #79  December 2007 "Gift Package" [solution]
Puzzle #78  November 2007 "Not!" [solution]
Puzzle #77  October 2007 "Polly Voo" [solution]
Puzzle #76  September 2007 "Special Delivery" [solution]
Puzzle #75  August 2007 "Hanoi" [solution]
Puzzle #74  July 2007 "Flying Colors" [solution]
Puzzle #73  June 2007 "Uncut" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #31  June 2007
[solution]
Puzzle #72  May 2007 "Mark My Word" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  May 2007 "To Be or Not To Be" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #30  April 2007
[solution]
Puzzle #71  April 2007 "Unstrung" [solution]
John's Acrostic  March 2007
[solution]
Puzzle #70  March 2007 "Jigsaw Puzzle II" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #29  February 2007
[solution]
Puzzle #69  February 2007 "Lighten Up" [solution]
Bonus Puzzle  January 2007
"In Vitro"
[solution]
Puzzle #68  January 2007 "New Beginnings" [solution]
2006
Puzzle #67  December 2006 "O What Fun" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #28December 2006
[solution]
Puzzle #66  November 2006 "I Got Rhythm" [solution]
Puzzle #65  October 2006 "Summit Meeting" [solution]
Puzzle #64  September 2006 "Food for Thought" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  September 2006 "Ataxia" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #26August 2006
[solution]
Puzzle #63  August 2006 "Portrait of the Artist" [solution]
Puzzle #62  July 2006 "Flying Circus" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #25June 2006
[solution]
Puzzle #61  June 2006 [solution]
Guest Puzzle May 2006
"Painting by the Numbers" by Arthur Schless
[solution]
Puzzle #60  May 2006 "The Buck Stops Here" [solution]
Puzzle #59  April 2006 "Double Entry" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #24April 2006 by Accipiter
[solution]
Puzzle #58  March 2006 "A Void" [solution]
Bonus Puzzle – March 2006
"Chessboard"
[solution]
Puzzle #57  February 2006 "No Problem" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #23February 2006 by Accipiter
[solution]
Special Puzzle – January 2006
"Hat Trick " by Arthur Schless
[solution]
Puzzle #56  January 2006 "Trappings" [solution]
2005
Puzzle #55  December 2005 "Christmas Card" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle  December 2005 by John deCuevas
[solution]
Special Puzzle – November 2005
"Encryption" by Arthur Schless
[solution]
Puzzle #54  November 2005 "Clippings" [solution]
Puzzle #53  October 2005 "Dada" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #22  September 2005
[solution]
Puzzle #52  September 2005 "Rise and Fall" [solution]
Special Puzzle 
"Looking High and Low" by Arthur Schless
[solution]
Puzzle #51  August 2005 "Singularity" [solution]
Puzzle #50  July 2005 "A Celebration of Sorts" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #21  July 2005
[solution]
Puzzle #49  June 2005 "A Matter of Degree" [solution]
Puzzle #48  May 2005 "Higgledypiggledy" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #20  May 2005
[solution]
Special Puzzle #4  April 2005
"Tournament"
[solution]
Puzzle #47  April 2005 "Capital Punishment" [solution]
Puzzle #46  March 2005 "And now for something completely different" [solution]
Puzzle #45  February 2005 "Surface Tension" [solution]
Guest Puzzle  February 2005
"Live! At the Apollo Theater"
[solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #19  January 2005
[solution]
Puzzle #44  January 2005 "and the..." [solution]
2004
Puzzle #43  December 2004 "Alphabet Soup" [solution]
Puzzle #42  November 2004 "1962" [solution]
Puzzle #41  October 2004 "Jigsaw Puzzle" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #18  October 2004
[solution]
Puzzle #40  September 2004 "Soliloquy" [solution]
Puzzle #39  August 2004 "What's Missing?" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #17  August 2004
[solution]
Puzzle #38  July 2004 "From Russia With Love" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #16  June 2004
[solution]
Puzzle #37  June 2004 "Stop By" [solution]
Puzzle #36  May 2004 "Safety First" [solution]
Puzzle #35  April 2004 "Just Do It" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #15  April 2004
[solution]
Puzzle #34  March 2004 "Fair Play" [solution]
Puzzle #33  February 2004 "Go with the Flow" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #14  February 2004
[solution]
Puzzle #32  January 2004 "Retrospective" [solution]
2003
Puzzle #31  December 2003 "Yuletide Greetings" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #13December 2003
[solution]
Puzzle #30  November 2003 "At Sixes and Sevens" [solution]
Puzzle #29  October 2003 "On the Up and Up" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #12October 2003
[solution]
Puzzle #28  September 2003 "You are there" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #11September 2003
[solution]
Puzzle #27  August 2003 "What is the title of this puzzle?" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #10August 2003
[solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #9July 2003
[solution]
Puzzle #26  July 2003 "Movie Stars" [solution]
Puzzle #25  June 2003 "Stompin' at the Savoy" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #8June 2003
[solution]
Puzzle #24  May 2003 "Flights of Fancy" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #7May 2003
[solution]
Puzzle #23  April 2003 "Minnie's Boys" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #6April 2003
[solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #5March 2003
[solution]
Puzzle #22  March 2003 "New Directions" [solution]
Special Puzzle #3March/April 2003
"Off the Wall"
[solution]
Puzzle #21  February 2003 "By the Horns" [solution]
Puzzle #20  January 2003 "On The Rise" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #4January 2003
[solution]
2002
Puzzle #19  December 2002 "Bargain Sale" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #3December 2002 by Accipiter
[solution]
Puzzle #18  November 2002 "TopsyTurvy" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #2November 2002
[solution]
Puzzle #17  October 2002 "Chicago Cubs" [solution]
Acrostic Puzzle #1October 2002
[solution]
Puzzle #16  September 2002 "On the Couch" [solution]
Special Puzzle #2August 2002
"E X I T"
[solution]
Puzzle #15  August 2002 "Just Deserts" [solution]
Puzzle #14  July 2002 "Ã†stival" [solution]
Puzzle #13  June 2002 "Far Flung" [solution]
Puzzle #12  May 2002 "Treasure Hunt" [solution]
Guest Puzzle #1April 2002 Contributed by Michael Warburton
[solution]
Special Puzzle #1April 2002
"Jumping Genes"
[solution]
Puzzle #11  April 2002 "April" [solution]
Puzzle #10  March 2002 "Headless Feline" [solution]
Puzzle #9  February 2002 "Two Days" [solution]
Puzzle #8  January 2002 "Happy New Year" [solution]
2001
Contest Puzzle #1December 2001
"Solver's Delight"
[solution]
Puzzle #7  December 2001 "A Visit from Saint Nick" [solution]
Puzzle #6  November 2001 "November" [solution]
Puzzle #5  October 2001 "October" [solution]
Puzzle #4  September 2001 "Labor Day" [solution]
Puzzle #3  August 2001 "August" [solution]
Puzzle #2  July 2001 "Born on the fourth of July" [solution]
Puzzle #1  June 2001 "Welcome" [solution]
