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Will Shortz, Puzzlemaster

America's foremost crossword guru 1 on how to get a clue. (Image credit: Flickr user mtkr) When I was growing up, every once in a while, our family would start a jigsaw puzzle in the evening. Everyone would drift off to bed, but I was a night owl. I stayed up. I cannot leave a puzzle unfinished. I would just keep going, and finish it at five in the morning. When everyone got up in the morning, too bad—the puzzle was done.
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