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Crossnerds

By Crossnerds

Crossnerds is the world's best—er, nerdiest—crossword puzzle podcast. Legends of the cruciuniverse deconstruct the past week in New York Times crossword puzzles. Constructors, editors, solvers, and n00bs alike on the good, bad, ugly, and snuggly that appeared in the past week's puzzle pages.

  1. 1.
    FLIP 'PHONES | ( -☞´◔‿ゝ◔`)-☞07/08/2019
    32:43
  2. 2.
    TAKE TWO | McDevito and the Radioactive Bananas06/26/2019
    42:01
  3. 3.
    ★Very Special Episode★ Interview with Erik Agard04/02/2019
    21:34
  4. 4.
    THAT'S A MOUTHFUL | Kñockout02/19/2019
    39:59
  5. 5.
    EJECTION LETTERS | Milking our wild oats02/10/2019
    35:25
  6. 6.
    QUESTION OF RESPONSIBILITY | UNEMPLOYMENT LINES | Thank u next02/03/2019
    58:16
  7. 7.
    PARLOR TRICKS | Oh, what an actress!01/19/2019
    48:02
  8. 8.
    BREAKING NEWS | It's 201901/12/2019
    40:45
  1. 9.
    WHAT A ZOO! | Let's get wiiierd12/26/2018
    34:26
  2. 10.
    REPRESENT! | A break in the pursuit of barbarity12/06/2018
    49:57
  3. 11.
    SILENT FINALES | To each Clippy his own11/28/2018
    56:51
  4. 12.
    MATCH PLAY | Vote kale for whatever 2018!11/03/2018
    59:52
  5. 13.
    YOU'RE GOING DOWN | But keep your Agourds up10/24/2018
    50:50
  6. 14.
    GAME HUNTING | NO BALLS and tough nuts to crack10/21/2018
    37:28
  7. 15.
    THE ART OF PUZZLE-MAKING | Ceci n'est pas un bonne semaine09/27/2018
    42:00
  8. 16.
    UH, WHAT? | A cat punmergency and the Great Murse Debate09/20/2018
    55:17
  9. 17.
    CHANGING THE SUBJECT | All the world's a burrito08/23/2018
    34:37
  10. 18.
    GHOSTED | Paging Randy Quad08/09/2018
    55:40
  11. 19.
    7/22/18 - 7/29/18 | Dance or Dip?08/02/2018
    31:43
  12. 20.
    6/24/18 | CREATURE FEATURE | The year the Times got woke07/27/2018
    43:37
  13. 21.
    6/17/18 | TRICKY TRIOS | What is your spirit onomatopoeia?06/25/2018
    1:10:09
  14. 22.
    May 27, 2018 | 21 | Goodbye, Jack06/01/2018
    38:24
  15. 23.
    May 13, 2018 | LOVE AT FIRST SITE | Rubber? I hardly know 'er!05/16/2018
    36:52
  16. 24.
    May 6, 2018 | LET'S PLAY TWO | Under where?05/07/2018
    36:04
  17. 25.
    April 29, 2018 | MIS-UNABBREVIATED | In which Jack goes NUTS on the idea of "post-truth"05/03/2018
    37:28
  18. 26.
    April 22, 2018 | PLUSES & MINUSES | Earth Day presented by Richard Gere04/22/2018
    36:17
  19. 27.
    April 8, 2018 | TRIPLE SPOONERISMS | Batrick Perry's masterpiece04/08/2018
    35:12
  20. 28.
    April 1, 2018 | 1 + 1 = 5 | The 'snerds are back!!04/03/2018
    38:24
  21. 29.
    ACPT Interviews: David Steinberg! & Jeffrey Krasnick!03/30/2018
    5:20
  22. 30.
    Crossnerds @ ACPT — Erik Agard interview (tournament champ!)03/28/2018
    7:42
  23. 31.
    March 18, 2018 | TAKING YOUR Q | C'est la Qantas03/18/2018
    38:36
  24. 32.
    March 11, 2018 | IF FOUND, CALL... | Bayou by u03/12/2018
    35:12
  25. 33.
    Mar 7, 2018 | CHARACTER BUILDING | Excuse you, Aristotle03/07/2018
    39:48
  26. 34.
    Feb 25, 2018 | LETTER RECYCLING | Cher's no Celine; Ethan Allen is more than furniture02/26/2018
    36:16
  27. 35.
    Feb 18, 2018 | NAME DROPPER | Lotus Eaters on Endor02/19/2018
    28:32
  28. 36.
    Feb 11, 2018 | PARONOMASIA | Wilde'n out02/14/2018
    34:08
  29. 37.
    Feb 4, 2018 | CRACKING WISE | Iggles & Oms02/04/2018
    31:12
  30. 38.
    Jan 28, 2018 | SURPRISE ENDINGS | John Jacob Jingleheimer What!?01/28/2018
    34:08
  31. 39.
    Crossnerds BONUS: Interview with Constructor Andy Kravis!01/27/2018
    45:52
  32. 40.
    Jan 21, 2018 | SUBSTITUTIONS | 'Swordin' and Snoggin'01/22/2018
    33:04
  33. 41.
    Jan 14, 2018 | SUPREME INTELLIGENCE | Capuchin' it up01/14/2018
    28:24
  34. 42.
    Jan 7, 2018 | VOWEL PLAY | Cho Chang Cha Ching!01/08/2018
    28:48
  35. 43.
    Dec 31, 2017 | Ring Out The Old, Ring In The New | Orangutans tango'ing in Paris12/31/2017
    26:40
  36. 44.
    Dec 17, 2017 | Oh, One Last Thing |Paul Anka! Pete Best! Tutti Frutti!12/19/2017
    28:48
  37. 45.
    Dec 10 2017 | FULL-BODY CAST | Pocky, professional bowler John Elway12/11/2017
    33:36
  38. 46.
    Dec 3, 2017 | SHELL GAME | Woo(p)t, there it is12/03/2017
    31:12
  39. 47.
    Nov 26, 2017 | Inside Out | Skorts, Godzilla, Hatha11/28/2017
    31:12
  40. 48.
    Nov 19, 2017 | COUNTERPRODUCTIVE | Toucan Sam11/20/2017
    30:08
  41. 49.
    Nov 12, 2017 | "S-Q'S ME!" | El Barto, Shaq11/12/2017
    35:04
  42. 50.
    Nov 5 2017 | Lane Changes | They might be Gildas11/06/2017
    31:44
  43. 51.
    Oct 29, 2017 | Going Off Script | Lines and planes and Poe10/29/2017
    34:08
  44. 52.
    Oct 22 2017 | Selfies | We're back! Twain misquotes and tutees10/22/2017
    36:16
  45. 53.
    Oct 1, 2017 | One Way To Put It | Bosc pears, and prepositions(?)10/01/2017
    32:00
  46. 54.
    Sep 24, 2017 | STATE LINES | Is Adam Driver an A-List Celeb?09/24/2017
    36:28
  47. 55.
    Sep 17 2017 | Super Looper | Thermidor, Computerator09/18/2017
    35:12
  48. 56.
    Sep 10, 2017 | Size Matters | Yahweh, Queequeg09/11/2017
    32:06
  49. 57.
    August 27, 2017 | Location, Location, Location | Hoagies, grinders and heroes — oh my!08/27/2017
    33:40
  50. 58.
    Aug 22, 2017 | Found In Your Inbox | Zsa Zsa Gabor08/23/2017
    29:52
  51. 59.
    August 13, 2017 | Magic Show | Ukulele madness08/15/2017
    27:34
  52. 60.
    August 6, 2017 | Anchors Away | Roscoe & Matisse08/10/2017
    24:32
  53. 61.
    July 30, 2017 | By Design | Fashionably informed07/30/2017
    28:48
  54. 62.
    July 23, 2017 | Back on the Charts | The magic of music07/23/2017
    28:48
  55. 63.
    July 16, 2017 | If the Spirit Moves You | M-m-m-my Sharona07/17/2017
    31:06
  56. 64.
    July 9, 2017 | First for Knowledge | Kefir vs Kombucha, bawds and lies07/10/2017
    30:50
  57. 65.
    July 2, 2017 | The Long and Winding Road | Beatles puns, North Dakotan rioting07/02/2017
    30:54
  58. 66.
    June 25, 2017 | Cropped | Mauve/moot/kramer06/26/2017
    29:52
  59. 67.
    Jun 18 | Silent Treatment | Snoop Lion, LBJ, Lara Croft06/18/2017
    29:28
  60. 68.
    Jun 4, 2017 | Advice to Writers | Ackbar!, Pogo sticks, Fan fiction06/04/2017
    40:00
  61. 69.
    May 28, 2017 | In Bad Taste | Me Tarzan, You Ogre05/28/2017
    29:08
  62. 70.
    May 21, 2017 | Misquoting Scripture | Trolls n' Teepees05/22/2017
    38:54
  63. 71.
    May 14, 2017 | Places, Everyone! | Beastie Boys, gas mains, law school05/16/2017
    36:16
  64. 72.
    May 7, 2017 | Duality Quality | Adam Driver, Blue Hens, Reb is sick05/07/2017
    33:20
  65. 73.
    May 1, 2017 | New England Chatter | Essenes, Raceme, Acid Rock (?)05/02/2017
    33:04
  66. 74.
    April 24 | Crossnerds in Britain, Part I | The Tao of Cee-Lo04/24/2017
    31:44
  67. 75.
    Apr 16, 2017 | Saddle Up! | Patois, Triggering, Buttermilk donuts04/16/2017
    39:26
  68. 76.
    April 9 2017 | Having Nothing On | Hobbit-holes, spleens, sign language04/10/2017
    29:52
  69. 77.
    April 2 2017 | Initial Description | Abigail Adams, frisson, Mama Cass04/02/2017
    34:06
  70. 78.
    March 26, 2017 | Mixed Results | Pomegranates, diners, the White(?) Panther03/26/2017
    37:28
  71. 79.
    March 19, 2017 | 111-Across! | Fools n' ferrules03/19/2017
    31:14
  72. 80.
    Mar 12, 2017 | Taking the Fifth | Maine, Waldo, Aleut03/13/2017
    39:41
  73. 81.
    Mar 5 2017 | Elemental | Encores, Barthes, Daguerre03/06/2017
    44:34
  74. 82.
    Feb 26, 2017 | Mixed Feelings | Yetis, tea time, Fritos02/26/2017
    41:36
  75. 83.
    Feb 19, 2017 | Uh Oh | Royal pugs, soviet jets, Delaware, Ikea02/20/2017
    42:40
  76. 84.
    Feb 12, 2017 | Do The Splits | Drive-thrus, Ogden Nash, Romeo & Juliet, chicken coops02/12/2017
    42:20
  77. 85.
    Feb 5, 2017 | First Ladies02/06/2017
    37:03
  78. 86.
    Jan 29 2017 | Blackjack!02/02/2017
    25:44
  79. 87.
    Mishmash / yoko ono / wwi / snarf01/24/2017
    27:44
  80. 88.
    Sex scenes/Namby-pamby/Auntie Mame/Melville01/16/2017
    30:28

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