November 13, 2013 - "State of the Union Addresses" - Byron Walden, edited by Ben Tausig

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Puzzle Notes

Dear subscribers: 

Byron Walden is up this week, with a 4/5 difficulty puzzle called "State of the Union Addresses." Byron has an impeccable eye for fortuitous themes like this one - have fun with it.

Oh, and I've got a new book coming out at the end of this month. It's called "The Curious History of the Crossword," and it's a history of and commentary on the form on the occasion of its centennial. One hundred puzzles from throughout crossword history are included, in addition to ten essays. You can pre-order it here:

-Ben and the AVCX crew []