A recent Times article delved into the history of the crossword puzzle, emphasizing how often riddles are used to create some of the more tantalizing clues.
Do you like solving riddles — or do you find them more vexing than entertaining? Have you ever had to create a riddle for a class or school project? What are some of your favorite riddles?
Share a fun riddle or brainteaser in the comments, then read the related article to learn more about the art of crossword clues.
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