The Week: Most Recent Puzzles Postshttp://theweek.com/section/index/puzzlesMost recent posts.en-usFri, 31 Oct 2014 06:13:00 -0400http://theweek.comhttp://theweek.com/images/logo_theweek.pngMost Recent Puzzles Posts from THE WEEKFri, 31 Oct 2014 06:13:00 -0400Sudoku solution - November 7, 2014 issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/270995/sudoku-solution---november-7-2014-issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/270995/sudoku-solution---november-7-2014-issue</P><p><br /></p> <a href="http://theweek.com/article/index/270995/sudoku-solution---november-7-2014-issue">More</a>By The Week StaffFri, 31 Oct 2014 06:13:00 -0400Sudoku - November 7, 2014 issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/270994/sudoku---november-7-2014-issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/270994/sudoku---november-7-2014-issue</P><center><br /></center> <a href="http://theweek.com/article/index/270994/sudoku---november-7-2014-issue">More</a>By The Week StaffFri, 31 Oct 2014 06:12:00 -0400Crossword solution - November 7, 2014 issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/270993/crossword-solution---november-7-2014-issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/270993/crossword-solution---november-7-2014-issue</P><center><br /></center> <a href="http://theweek.com/article/index/270993/crossword-solution---november-7-2014-issue">More</a>By The Week StaffFri, 31 Oct 2014 06:11:00 -0400Crossword puzzle - November 7, 2014 issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/270992/crossword-puzzle---november-7-2014-issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/270992/crossword-puzzle---november-7-2014-issue</P><center><br /></center> <a href="http://theweek.com/article/index/270992/crossword-puzzle---november-7-2014-issue">More</a>By The Week StaffFri, 31 Oct 2014 06:10:00 -0400The Week contest - From Russia with frieshttp://theweek.com/article/index/270900/the-week-contest---from-russia-with-frieshttp://theweek.com/article/index/270900/the-week-contest---from-russia-with-fries<img src="https://7e8c.https.cdn.softlayer.net/807E8C/origin.theweek.com/img/dir_0127/63856_article_main/w/240/h/300/so-long-mcdonalds.jpg?209" /></P><p><strong>This week's question:</strong> In a clear act of revenge over U.S. sanctions, Russia has shut down nine McDonald's outlets and placed 200 more under investigation for possible health violations. If Russian President Vladimir Putin set up his own fast-food chain to replace McDonald's, what would he call it?</p><p>Click here for the results of last week's question: Costly chuckles<br /><br /><strong>How to enter:</strong> Submissions should be emailed to <span >contest@theweek.com</span>. Please include your name, address, and daytime telephone number for verification; this week, please type "Putin burgers" in the subject line. Entries are due by noon...</p> <a href="http://theweek.com/article/index/270900/the-week-contest---from-russia-with-fries">More</a>By The Week StaffThu, 30 Oct 2014 05:30:00 -0400Sudoku solution - October 31, 2014 issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/270535/sudoku-solution---october-31-2014-issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/270535/sudoku-solution---october-31-2014-issue</P><p><br /></p> <a href="http://theweek.com/article/index/270535/sudoku-solution---october-31-2014-issue">More</a>By The Week StaffFri, 24 Oct 2014 06:13:00 -0400Sudoku - October 31, 2014 issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/270534/sudoku---october-31-2014-issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/270534/sudoku---october-31-2014-issue</P><p><br /></p> <a href="http://theweek.com/article/index/270534/sudoku---october-31-2014-issue">More</a>By The Week StaffFri, 24 Oct 2014 06:12:00 -0400Crossword solution - October 31, 2014 issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/270532/crossword-solution---october-31-2014-issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/270532/crossword-solution---october-31-2014-issue</P><p><br /></p> <a href="http://theweek.com/article/index/270532/crossword-solution---october-31-2014-issue">More</a>By The Week StaffFri, 24 Oct 2014 06:11:00 -0400Crossword Puzzle - October 31, 2014 issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/270531/crossword-puzzle---october-31-2014-issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/270531/crossword-puzzle---october-31-2014-issue</P><p><br /></p> <a href="http://theweek.com/article/index/270531/crossword-puzzle---october-31-2014-issue">More</a>By The Week StaffFri, 24 Oct 2014 06:10:00 -0400The Week contest - Costly chuckleshttp://theweek.com/article/index/270429/the-week-contest---costly-chuckleshttp://theweek.com/article/index/270429/the-week-contest---costly-chuckles<img src="https://7e8c.https.cdn.softlayer.net/807E8C/origin.theweek.com/img/dir_0127/63656_article_main/w/240/h/300/laugh-it-up-at-your-own-risk.jpg?209" /></P><p><strong>Last week&rsquo;s contest</strong>: A comedy club in Barcelona has started using facial-recognition equipment to monitor customers so it can charge them by the laugh. If a sister club with the same pricing system opened in the U.S., what would it be called?</p><p><strong>Results:</strong><br /> </span><br /><span><strong>THE WINNER:</strong> Ha la Carte</span><br /><em>Darren Pollock, Pasadena, Calif.<br /></em><br /><span><strong>SECOND PLACE:</strong> Cents-of-humor</span><br /><em>Chase Cawthorne, Destin, Fla.<br /></em><br /><span><strong>THIRD PLACE:</strong> Jokes On You</span><br /><em>Neil Mann, Albuquerque, N.M.<br /></em><br /><strong>HONORABLE MENTIONS:</strong><br /><span></p><p>Comic Dime-ing</span><br /><em>Amy Torchinsky, Greensboro N.C.<br /></em><br /><span>Tally-Ho-Ho</span><br /><em>Rick Torrence, The Village, Okla.<br /></em><br /><span>Comic Scrip</span><br /><em>Frank Letchworth, Knoxville, Tenn.<br /></em><br /><span>Snicker Ticker</span><br /><em>Warren King...</em></p> <a href="http://theweek.com/article/index/270429/the-week-contest---costly-chuckles">More</a>By The Week StaffThu, 23 Oct 2014 05:30:00 -0400