"Pre-Order Your Copy Now" - March 11, 2021

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"Pre-Order Your Copy Now" - March 11, 2021


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This week's contest is titled "Pre-Order Your Copy Now" by Matt Gaffney. The answer to this week's contest crossword is a classic American company.

Good luck with the grid and the meta
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on the beach already
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Post by KayW »

:desert_island: On shore. Nice one!
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Safely ashore... Guinness me please?
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Post by MikeM000 »

I'm on shore...not a big *click* for me on the meta to make me feel 1000% right but I'm confident that if I don't have the actual right answer, I at least have *a* right answer.
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Post by azdataboy »

Safely on.
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Post by boharr »

Joe Ross wrote: Thu Mar 11, 2021 4:17 pm Coming in hot! Count me ashore.


20210312 WSJCC — Pre-Order Your Copy Now — Excel form
Is that the launch everyone's been taking while I dog paddle to shore?
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Post by hcbirker »

On shore!
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Post by RPardoe »

Think I have it. Will ponder a bit before submitting, but will probably convince myself I do.
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Post by LesY »

Ashore. Trickier this week!

Enjoyed the puzzle and plan to enjoy my beverage even more.
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Post by ChrisKochmanski »

Toes in sand!

Expecting Coney-Island-in-July-like crowds here soon.
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Post by docison »

Took me a bit, but now ashore. Enjoying the balmy climes in Boston. Grilling tonight!
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Post by Eric Porter »

On shore.

Took me a few minutes to figure it out, but I had a good idea of what direction to search.

Good one, Matt. Maybe we'll finally have a puzzle with 2+ star difficulty.
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Post by Mister Squawk »

On shore! Nicely a little bit more challenging than last week.
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Post by Jim and Anita »

Ashore. Another fun one to help celebrate Spring. Thanks for the good time.
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Post by Tina »

On shore!
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Post by BethA »

On the beach! 🏖 🍺

Gearing up with Guinness!
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Post by Jacksull »

On the beach 🏖 🏝
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