I didn’t quit, and I got not only one but two more answers. Bumped up to the genius level. Total of 31 words and 112 points.
Ahhhh Monday. The return of the simple puzzle. Easy and educational. 30A Ancient carver of stone heads in Mesoamerica: OLMEC. Olmec or Ol’ Mec? To the googles! They were an entire civilization independent of the Mayas. Worth a read: https://www.mexicanist.com/l/olmec-heads/ Here’s something glaringly sloppy in this crossword:42D H2O, south of the border: AGUA47D Light blueContinue reading “NYT Crossword 8-3-20 Complete”
I’m so close but haven’t gotten there! I’m at 28 words, 105 points. I feel like there is no way to get to the 111 needed. I’ll keep working on it, but this one is tough. Probably my favorite Spelling Bee yet. I mean as long as I can finish.
Pretty easy Monday puzzle. Took me a little over seven minutes. I’m happy that it’s the part of the week that lets me fill the boxes quickly. I learned of the existence of someone today: 52D Actress Anne of “Wag the Dog.” (HECHE). I looked her up and saw that she was in a relationshipContinue reading “NYT Crossword 7-27-20 Complete”