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Crossword puzzle writer for Times, Globe, AVXC among others. Beer, typewriters, indie rock. Liz's husband. Tabby's dad. https://t.co/VHwTsckFXv

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1/19
2019
Who's ready for the Stephen Malkmus synth album? https://t.co/jrpzchuBF9After 5 years, I've updated "Rappers sorted by size of their vocabulary." There's 75 new artists, DMX is no longer… https://t.co/53aPYuJ445
Retweeted by Brendan Quigley @ollie asks "How Many Crossword Puzzles Can You Make?" I answer: I've stopped counting. https://t.co/P3pUdmN0DhOnce again, well-constructed crosswords rule. #spoiler https://t.co/x21Qy3Fv44
Retweeted by Brendan QuigleyBeer summit. https://t.co/qjMGZ5cVmE
1/18
2019
Hedging one's bets, headline-style. https://t.co/1wrMoHemt3 @yachtrock @JDRyznar Comments? https://t.co/bZQDAcftMpOkay, joke's over. https://t.co/bZQDAcftMpCROSSWORD #1125: Positions of Support https://t.co/L8JLcCU7mq @laurabrarian https://t.co/8cYRKIxiW7
1/17
2019
Face melting. https://t.co/SG5Bx4pGqfTomorrow's PuzzleMail cryptic is quite an interesting and challenging(?) theme. Sign up today so you don't miss it… https://t.co/fqoqFDUAsC
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1/16
2019
Getting better at this sourdough thing. https://t.co/PGokelCqm6 @xanalinos Yes. So much this.
1/15
2019
Any iOS users out there interested in playtesting a game?Rattle off some legit good records that don't have a bass on it.CROSSWORD #1124: Themeless Monday https://t.co/9pmImXRig4
1/14
2019
Approved. #cryptic #crosswords https://t.co/ely0T32x9NBallerinas backstage at the NYC Ballet doing @fleetwoodwack's SuperMega crossword (via @fleetwoodwack) #NYTXW https://t.co/nrlh8iJIL0
Retweeted by Brendan QuigleyDivisional Round picks: Colts, Cowboys, Patriots, SaintsTabitha made these: pancakes with raspberry frosting. I ate two in about 3 seconds. https://t.co/MY3J4jTOTILooks just like us @bethbaff @ppbaum @stacihodge https://t.co/0lQhHBG0b7
Retweeted by Brendan Quigley @fleetwoodwack That’s way more photogenic than mine, hanging from my closet door so I can start every day driving m… https://t.co/dYEmJ5u9jJ
Retweeted by Brendan Quigley @fleetwoodwack @aidanwould Wine was helpful for my solve in multiple respects! https://t.co/0bJnGgZzNW
Retweeted by Brendan QuigleyI love the written instructions at the top! “If you’re not sure...don’t answer” https://t.co/YnmukPyLr1
Retweeted by Brendan QuigleyBallerinas backstage at the NYC Ballet doing my SuperMega crossword https://t.co/HWjHSoXOs3
1/12
2019
MUSICIAN PEEPS: Hoping to line something up for BTO in Chicago in early April. If you have any booking leads or con… https://t.co/onFJvyeJ0z
1/11
2019
https://t.co/9qkKizRcabCROSSWORD #1123: Come Fly With Me https://t.co/H5iPMAbd6nDaily Game: https://t.co/SYqWhJRnza
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1/10
2019
@narayan140 https://t.co/f8s8C7mcAiToday at the gym, instead of the generic dance/workout mix they played Yes, Zappa (the good stuff), and Kansas.OK, I'm sick of putting the quotes around "Weird Al" when I mention Mr. Yankovic in a clue so I'm not doing it anymore
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1/9
2019
CROSSWORD #1122: Themeless Monday https://t.co/bCvg0fVVnZ
1/7
2019
Daily Game: https://t.co/PzetaxHBok
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1/6
2019
My Wild Card weekend picks: Colts, Seahawks, Chargers, Eagles.
1/5
2019
After struggling through @fleetwoodwack Monday themeless, I enjoyed cruising through today’s puzzle and his #AVXWord year end puzzle.
Retweeted by Brendan Quigley @grusthegorilla @fleetwoodwack @AVCXWord As a former Toad's bouncer, and not-so-proud alumni, I'm not surprised the… https://t.co/zHAX9E0dx1
Retweeted by Brendan QuigleyThanks to @AVCXWord and @fleetwoodwack for the single greatest crossword clue ever written. As a proud 46A alum, t… https://t.co/JMvMqeFNtJ
Retweeted by Brendan QuigleyCrossword Compiler users: is there a way to render the HTML5 files responsively, so it will expand to fit whatever space is allowed for it?CROSSWORD #1121: Shuffling Cards https://t.co/w3plPgwVR9Yeah, so I made it in 2:20. Have to go back and check a couple of Natick-y intersections, but overall a good solve.… https://t.co/mhnnmS1iw3
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1/3
2019
@paulsdalton @fleetwoodwack "School for the 1% of the 1%"?
Retweeted by Brendan QuigleyWow. @fleetwoodwack’s Monday themeless was brutal. So much stuggle. Having my last name in the grid helped (49A), b… https://t.co/KtvqMAk3Sh
Retweeted by Brendan QuigleyIt is shockingly quiet. Not actually quiet, I’d be worried. Just the occasional teenage snarky commentary as the ju… https://t.co/DV0Z5i3kLU
Retweeted by Brendan QuigleyStarted out 2019 correctly - solved the SuperMega by @fleetwoodwack, got the meta, and celebrated by registering for #ACPT2019.✏️⏲️😬
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1/2
2018
CROSSWORD #1120: Themeless Monday https://t.co/sUNF0aZyB1No sleep till Brookline.
12/31
2018
Kudos to @fleetwoodwack on an incredibly enjoyable Super Mega. I know how much work went into it and I appreciate it 🥂
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12/28
2018
CROSSWORD #1119: Financial Independence https://t.co/5iv7ywngxWCROSSWORD #1119: Financial Independence https://t.co/G0aUvLPH2E
12/27
2018
You know you’re a crossword nerd when your Christmas haul includes books by @e_a_rly @fleetwoodwack and @XWORDS !… https://t.co/dq0gUXv6wl
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12/26
2018
@_Mike_AM I ... couldn't tell you anything about that. Alas.CROSSWORD #1118: Themeless Monday https://t.co/4dEVk6uW46 @dsng @NYTimesWordplay Mini-theme.YES 39A in the Monday #NYTXW! So awesome to see that clue/fill in an official puzzle! @fleetwoodwack @NYTimesWordplay
Retweeted by Brendan QuigleyOnyx did NOT approve of my brothers and I trying to do the Super Mega before dinner #catsoncrosswordshttps://t.co/xRdihlE1oC
Retweeted by Brendan QuigleySolved @fleetwoodwack’s Monday @NYTimesWordplay crossword downs-only. Loved 39A. Giggled to see 11D and 21D in the… https://t.co/rbtVJGsxPh
Retweeted by Brendan QuigleyCan anybody send me a PDF of today's NYT?
12/24
2018
@fleetwoodwack my wife and I love doing your crossword puzzles. The phrase "curse you, B Quigley" has been uttered… https://t.co/plpVx40jbw
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12/23
2018
@metabymatt "I know to this guy, he's okay."So many people asking me if I know Brendan Quigley this week and if I saw that puzzle...I know a famous person! @fleetwoodwack
Retweeted by Brendan QuigleyHow is it that I'm just now discovering that Run-DMC did two Christmas song? (plays video) ... oh! That's why. https://t.co/vYIcUJxZ3O
12/21
2018
It took me 2 hours and 12 minutes to get the #supermega xword answer last night, and I finished up the grid just no… https://t.co/pE9L1K8wzR
Retweeted by Brendan Quigley @stellaphone @naytnaytnayt @rexparker @magpielena I'll see what I can do. @ckingsc Adding it now.CROSSWORD #1117: Shop Till You Drop https://t.co/TRcKKYu8Lk @dmurchie Naw. I'm good.
12/20
2018
Drinking at a bar that has (I believe) unironically played three Bush songs. Do I leave?
12/19
2018
NYT crossword rates are going up, to $500 for a daily and $1500 for a Sunday. (They are currently $300 / $1000.) F… https://t.co/t8bc7T90IJ
Retweeted by Brendan QuigleyIf anybody has an unused issue of Puzzle Mania they can part with, please get in touch. Thanks.Nothing better than getting an email that begins: "Hi Scott!" @GabiElenaDohm The other stuff will likely be the 2019 project.Did not get to any Monday puzzles as I had to finish battle w @fleetwoodwack’s #MetaMega. I emerge victorious but m… https://t.co/L0cLgj1dEz
Retweeted by Brendan QuigleySuperMega crossword yesterday in #NYTimes took up most of my afternoon. It was a good thing though! Thanks… https://t.co/7cZx6Jf7tL
Retweeted by Brendan Quigley @xanalinos That's a solid song. From an underrated album, FWIW.Despite them being (probably) my favorite band, I have to admit, I had not listened to the entirety of the Guided B… https://t.co/lucEsOwlNJ
12/18
2018
Just rescued an untouched copy of #puzzlemania2018 from a Prospect Heights recycle bin. Anyone want it? I hate to s… https://t.co/BGBCmkBCYK
Retweeted by Brendan QuigleyCROSSWORD #1116: Themeless Monday https://t.co/lv22bsFvKSMe: Grades are due tomorrow @NYT_Crossword: Super Mega puzzle Me: I have 50 papers to grade @NYTimesWordplay: It… https://t.co/kX5uAyzvB1
Retweeted by Brendan QuigleyWhat did you do with the last hour and 42 minutes of *your* day? I solved @fleetwoodwack ‘s unbelievably huge NYT p… https://t.co/P4ffgolPCU
Retweeted by Brendan Quigley @stellaphone @NYTimesWordplay I have no idea what I'm looking at.FYI Usain Bolt is an anagram of ABLUTIONS
Retweeted by Brendan Quigley @NatsinNY Anytime.
12/17
2018
Each year I ask if theres a U.S Twitter follower who could grab me a copy of the "PuzzleMania" liftout from the New… https://t.co/P2bQwxb8v7
Retweeted by Brendan Quigley @crosswordnerd13 @fleetwoodwack I just spent the past hour trying to find one. Went to three gas stations and two g… https://t.co/xESFB5jlaD
Retweeted by Brendan Quigley @crosswordnerd13 @fleetwoodwack https://t.co/eL9SqWqA3n
Retweeted by Brendan QuigleyApproved. https://t.co/TsI5LyF75X @danielpeake @NYTimesWordplay Good luck man. You'll still be faster than what it took me to make it. @NYTimesWordplay @fleetwoodwack. If my cat eats the #supermega before I even start, I'm going to be supermega upse… https://t.co/AWU45ABXMV
Retweeted by Brendan Quigley @rexparker This hurts. Let me know if you changed your mind. https://t.co/Pn5paLREIP @fleetwoodwack is the constructor of our Super Mega #crossword for #puzzlemania2018. Are you solving? Tweet photos… https://t.co/BdYNqKVUKv
Retweeted by Brendan Quigley @NYTimesWordplay This thing took me forever to make. Enjoy https://t.co/0nw8djCbmv
12/16
2018
We're counting down the days until Sunday's #PuzzleMania with @NYTmag! Start scouting around for places to secure y… https://t.co/yrIL9llbIG
Retweeted by Brendan QuigleyCROSSWORD #1115: Double Team https://t.co/gboObSiy7v
12/13
2018
I know this guy, he's okay. https://t.co/FqYKcKZfEc @narayan140 @anjalisaa Nothing says "welcome home, sweetie" than showing her a massive crossword by your weirdo friend.Some wholesome content for you https://t.co/kJg1J9Qpbl
Retweeted by Brendan Quigley @dontattempt May lose her seat? (7)
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12/12
2018

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