New York Times crossword today (4/9/2011)

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New York Times crossword today (4/9/2011)

Postby KevinDenelsbeck » Sat Apr 09, 2011 6:37 pm

40 Across: "Singer/songwriter Vienna ____". 4 letters. Hmmm.

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Postby aaparallel » Sat Apr 09, 2011 10:07 pm

Yes!! Saw someone post that she made it into the NYT crossword and was so curious. Thanks for posting!
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Postby Michele » Mon Apr 11, 2011 5:32 am

Another item for the bucket list, probably a completely unexpected one. Thanks for posting the clue, Kevin!

I feel a lot of things are ruined by the Internet; seems like even crossword puzzles. I wonder how many people Googled this answer to solve it, and I also wonder how many people Googled VT based on curiosity, after solving it.

Here's a blog with commentary (I'm dumbfounded, that's some devotion!) and here's the whole thing. Thanks to Erik for hunting them down, otherwise I was going to have to resort to going to the library and hoping they still have papers available on microfilm. I kinda doubt they do...ah, the good old days of retrieving articles.

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Postby cmooreNC » Mon Apr 18, 2011 9:44 pm

How cool! (I was going to say "How cool is that?", but then I realized I'd be asking a question that really needs no answer....) :D

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