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Brown Puzzle Club In The News Again

Brown junior Natan Last and the Brown University Puzzling Association have gotten another mention in the New York Times. Last once interned for New York Times puzzle editor Will Shortz, and the Brown club has become so proficient at construction that the Times recently dedicated six straight days (Brown puzzle week) to their original puzzles.

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What’s Black And White And Brown All Over?

This week’s crossword puzzles in The New York Times. We wrote about NYT crossword constructor, Natan Last, over a year ago when he brought famous puzzle editor Will Shortz to town for a special competitive event. Now this puzzle savant and Brown junior is making news again. According to The Providence Journal, this is ‘Brown

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Heart-pounding Crossword Solving Action

Sandor Bodo of The Providence Journal taped part of yesterday’s event at Brown.  It might seem that Mr. Shortz is speaking during the competition; he spoke before the puzzles were handed out. Click here. According to the article in the Sunday ProJo Saturday’s turnout exceeded all expectations. A crossword puzzle competition is not your typical

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