The Week: Most Recent Puzzles Postshttp://theweek.com/section/index/puzzlesMost recent posts.en-usThu, 24 Apr 2014 05:30:00 -0400http://theweek.comhttp://theweek.com/images/logo_theweek.pngMost Recent Puzzles Posts from THE WEEKThu, 24 Apr 2014 05:30:00 -0400The Week contest -- State bookhttp://theweek.com/article/index/260396/the-week-contest--state-bookhttp://theweek.com/article/index/260396/the-week-contest--state-book<img src="http://media.theweek.com/img/dir_0118/59102_article_main/w/240/h/300/this-could-work.jpg?204" /></P><p><strong>This week's question:</strong> Louisiana lawmakers have proposed legislation that would make the Holy Bible the "official state book," although conservative blogger Rod Dreher argues that the obvious choice for his state is John Kennedy Toole's<em> A Confederacy of Dunces</em>. What should be the official book for your state?</p><div>Click here for the results of last week's contest &mdash; Childhood guilt</div><div></div><div><strong>How to enter:</strong> Submissions should be e-mailed to contest@theweek.com. Please include your name, address, and daytime telephone number for verification; this week, please type "State book" in the subject line. Entries...</div> <a href="http://theweek.com/article/index/260396/the-week-contest--state-book">More</a>By The Week StaffThu, 24 Apr 2014 05:30:00 -0400Sudoku solution - April 25, 2014 issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/260160/sudoku-solution---april-25-2014-issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/260160/sudoku-solution---april-25-2014-issue</P><p><br /></p> <a href="http://theweek.com/article/index/260160/sudoku-solution---april-25-2014-issue">More</a>By The Week StaffFri, 18 Apr 2014 06:13:00 -0400Sudoku - April 25, 2014 issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/260159/sudoku---april-25-2014-issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/260159/sudoku---april-25-2014-issue</P><p><br /></p> <a href="http://theweek.com/article/index/260159/sudoku---april-25-2014-issue">More</a>By The Week StaffFri, 18 Apr 2014 06:12:00 -0400Crossword solution - April 25, 2014 issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/260158/crossword-solution---april-25-2014-issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/260158/crossword-solution---april-25-2014-issue</P><p><br /></p> <a href="http://theweek.com/article/index/260158/crossword-solution---april-25-2014-issue">More</a>By The Week StaffFri, 18 Apr 2014 06:11:00 -0400Crossword - April 25, 2014 issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/260156/crossword---april-25-2014-issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/260156/crossword---april-25-2014-issue</P><p><br /></p> <a href="http://theweek.com/article/index/260156/crossword---april-25-2014-issue">More</a>By The Week StaffFri, 18 Apr 2014 06:10:00 -0400The Week Contest -- Childhood guilthttp://theweek.com/article/index/260080/the-week-contest--childhood-guilthttp://theweek.com/article/index/260080/the-week-contest--childhood-guilt<img src="http://media.theweek.com/img/dir_0117/58943_article_main/w/240/h/300/no-peeking.jpg?204" /></P><p><strong>Last week's question:</strong> An 83-year-old Salt Lake City man who was "wracked with guilt" over running out on a $1 restaurant tab when was he was just 10 recently returned to pay it off, with $4 extra to cover the interest. For what guilt-inducing act from your childhood would you like to make amends?</p><p><strong>RESULTS:</strong></p><p><em> <br /></em><strong>THE WINNER:</strong> Trading my little brother's Mickey Mantle baseball collection for Yugo stock<br /><em><strong>Gene Goes</strong>, Cincinnati</em><br /><br /><strong>SECOND PLACE:</strong> Weighting the Spin the Bottle bottle<br /><em><strong>Eric E. Wallace</strong>, Eagle, Idaho</em><br /><br /><strong>THIRD PLACE:</strong> Liking the BeeGees<br /><em><strong>Rick Guidos</strong>, Pleasant Hill, Calif.</em><br /> <br /><br />HONORABLE MENTIONS:<br />Lying during my first...</p> <a href="http://theweek.com/article/index/260080/the-week-contest--childhood-guilt">More</a>By The Week StaffThu, 17 Apr 2014 05:30:00 -0400Sudoku solution - April 18, 2014 issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/259756/sudoku-solution---april-18-2014-issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/259756/sudoku-solution---april-18-2014-issue</P><p><br /></p> <a href="http://theweek.com/article/index/259756/sudoku-solution---april-18-2014-issue">More</a>By The Week StaffFri, 11 Apr 2014 06:13:00 -0400Sudoku - April 18, 2014 issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/259755/sudoku---april-18-2014-issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/259755/sudoku---april-18-2014-issue</P><p><br /></p> <a href="http://theweek.com/article/index/259755/sudoku---april-18-2014-issue">More</a>By The Week StaffFri, 11 Apr 2014 06:12:00 -0400Crossword solution - April 18, 2014 issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/259754/crossword-solution---april-18-2014-issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/259754/crossword-solution---april-18-2014-issue</P><p><br /></p> <a href="http://theweek.com/article/index/259754/crossword-solution---april-18-2014-issue">More</a>By The Week StaffFri, 11 Apr 2014 06:11:00 -0400Crossword - April 18, 2014 issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/259753/crossword---april-18-2014-issuehttp://theweek.com/article/index/259753/crossword---april-18-2014-issue</P><p><br /></p> <a href="http://theweek.com/article/index/259753/crossword---april-18-2014-issue">More</a>By The Week StaffFri, 11 Apr 2014 06:10:00 -0400