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Twenty current events crosswords that will be sent out over the course of a year. Many puzzle answers will be taken from current news.
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    REGULAR SUBSCRIBER: You get all 20 crosswords delivered to you by email starting in June 2015.

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    EARLYBIRD SUBSCRIBER: You get all 20 crosswords delivered to you by email starting in June 2015, and you get them at least six hours earlier than regular subscribers.

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    EARLYBIRD SUBSCRIBER PLUS CAP: An Earlybird subscription plus you get a Fireball Crosswords baseball cap.

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    EARLYBIRD SUBSCRIBER PLUS BOOK: An Earlybird subscription plus you get an autographed copy of any of my New York Sun Crosswords or Fireball Crosswords books (you choose the book--some old ones are unavailable).

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    EARLYBIRD SUBSCRIBER PLUS BOOK AND CAP: An Earlybird subscription plus you get an autographed copy of any of my New York Sun Crosswords or Fireball Crosswords books (you choose the book--some old ones are unavailable) and a Fireball Crosswords baseball cap.

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    NEWSPRINT LOVER’S SUBSCRIPTION: An Earlybird subscription plus a copy of every daily New York Sun crossword, clipped from the newspaper. If you like the feel of writing on newsprint, this is for you. Over 1,600 puzzles to solve, and you get to read whatever is on the back. In addition, you get the complete edition of the first New York Sun from April 16, 2002 (with the crossword unsolved). Plus you get an autographed copy of any of my New York Sun Crosswords or Fireball Crosswords books (you choose the book--some old ones are unavailable) and a Fireball Crosswords baseball cap.

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    CREATE A CROSSWORD WITH ME: Co-construct a puzzle with me for Fireball Newsflash Crosswords. On a mutually agreed-upon Friday (the earlier backer gets first choice of dates), you will get a one-on-one master class on the ins and outs of crossword construction, and you’ll share the byline with me on the puzzle. You also get an Earlybird subscription, lunch or dinner, a Fireball Crosswords baseball cap, and you take with you one autographed copy of every New York Sun crossword book, all four Fireball Crosswords books, and “Hall of Fame Crosswords” (a collection of all 96 of my New York Times crosswords). Warning: that’s 29 books, so it will be heavy. (The total cover price for the books is over $200.) [Backers pay their own way to Great Neck, which is a 35-minute train ride from New York City’s Penn Station, as well as near JFK and LaGuardia airports.]

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