Kathy Matheson has been solving crossword puzzles since junior high, when a friend intent on winning the school’s magazine drive gave her a subscription to Games Magazine as a birthday present. (The editor of Games back then? Will Shortz.) Today she lives in her adopted hometown of Philadelphia. Alter ego of @kmatheson
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It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas! Philly is getting its first flakes of the season right now; the original forecast was for about an inch, but that’s been significantly revised upward. There’s a *major* Snow Bowl going on down at the Eagles’ stadium.
In other words, it’s definitely not baseball season – despite the title of today’s puzzle. Turns out, though, that “Two Outs” has… (Read the full post at CrosswordKathy.net: Two Outs.)
New York Times crossword puzzle Dec. 8 / Constructed by Patrick Berry
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Cross-posted from CrosswordKathy.net:
Oh boy. Today’s puzzle is one of those love-it-or-hate-it crosswords, where some solvers will marvel at its creativity while others will cry foul at its rule-bending.
It helps to know your AC/DC before solving this puzzle. (Click to enlarge.)
The grid incorporates… (Read the full post at Crossword Kathy: Two Halves In One.)
New York Times crossword puzzle Dec. 1 / Constructed by Alan DerKazarian
Need some solving tips and tricks? I’ve posted some here. Feel free to ask questions or leave comments below. You can also visit my Facebook page, or tweet me @crosswordkathy. And here’s a little more about me.