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Puzzles

  1. dreaded puzzles
    Rabid Puzzle Fans Quickly Depleting World’s Resources of PuzzlesPuzzle-makers are struggling to fulfill the newly high demand.
  2. ask a cool person
    The Best Crossword Books, According Crossword ObsessivesIncluding Will Shortz, who says “we’re living in the golden age of crosswords.”
  3. painless shopping
    Even More (Still-in-Stock) Puzzles to Help You Fight Off BoredomPuzzles are selling out everywhere, but here’s a bunch that are still in stock.
  4. the cut opinion pages
    I Wouldn’t Do a Puzzle If It Were the Last Activity on EarthUnpaid labor for no one’s benefit — why?
  5. deal of the day
    One of Our Favorite Non-Fusty Puzzles Is Almost Half-OffFor when you need to zone out between Zoom calls.
  6. ask a cool person
    The New Guard of Non-Fusty PuzzlesThe humble jigsaw has gotten a rebrand.
  7. trust me i should know
    I’m a Fashion Stylist With Puzzle Fever and Here Are My Favorites“I’ve even started swapping puzzles with strangers on Instagram.”
  8. crossword
    Stephen Sondheim on How to Do a Real Crossword PuzzleOr what’s a four-letter word for “East Indian betel nut” and who cares?
  9. vulture lists
    17 Great Mystery-Box TV Shows Worth Getting Lost InFrom The Prisoner to Russian Doll.
  10. puzzles
    ‘Weird Al,’ an Evil Genius, Makes Hard Crossword Puzzle As Some Sick Mind Game“Weird Al” Yankovic helped create a cheese-themed crossword puzzle in the New York Times.
  11. brain teasers
    Are You Smart Enough to Solve the Only Puzzle in Tomb Raider?Can you figure out “the color of life” before you plummet to your death?
  12. vulture crossword
    The Vulture Crossword Contest: August 11, 2014Figure out the hidden theme to win a New York subscription!
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    The Vulture Crossword Contest: July 28, 2014Figure out the hidden theme to win a New York subscription!
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    The Vulture Crossword Contest: July 14, 2014Figure out the hidden theme to win a New York subscription!
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    The Vulture Crossword Contest: June 30, 2014Figure out the hidden theme to win a New York subscription!
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    The Vulture Crossword Contest: June 16, 2014Figure out the hidden theme to win a New York subscription!
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    The Vulture Crossword Contest: June 2, 2014Figure out the hidden theme to win a New York subscription!
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    The Vulture Crossword Contest: May 19, 2014Figure out the hidden theme to win a New York subscription!
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    The Vulture Crossword Contest: May 5, 2014Figure out the hidden theme to win a New York subscription!
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    The Vulture Crossword Contest: April 21, 2014Figure out the hidden theme to win a New York subscription!
  21. vulture crossword
    The Vulture Crossword Contest: April 7, 2014Figure out the hidden theme to win a New York subscription!
  22. vulture crossword
    The Vulture Crossword Contest: March 24, 2014Figure out the hidden theme to win a New York subscription!
  23. games
    The Vulture Crossword Contest: March 10, 2014Figure out the hidden theme to win a New York subscription!
  24. vulture crossword
    Introducing the Vulture Crossword ContestFigure out the hidden theme to win a New York subscription!
  25. pranks for the memories
    A Rupert Murdoch Puzzle-Writer Is About to Be FiredFor calling the boss “evil” in a word search.
  26. occupy wall street
    More Than 70 Percent of New Yorkers Are Okay With Occupy Wall StreetBut lower-income residents are less supportive than people making more than $100,000 a year.