Style Invitational
Style Invitational
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Style Invitational Week 1161: Give us four Pinocchios with bogus political trivia
Tell us some bogus political trivia. Plus the winning clues for our backward crossword.
 
Style Invitational Week 1160: A remeaning task — redefine an existing word
(The Washington Post, January 28, 2016; 12:35 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1159: Think up a board game crazier than this real one
(The Washington Post, January 21, 2016; 12:13 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1158: What do you mean ‘What are these things’?
(The Washington Post, January 14, 2016; 11:11 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1157: Clue us in — a backward crossword
(The Washington Post, January 7, 2016; 11:56 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1156: Dead letters — our annual obit poem contest
(The Washington Post, December 30, 2015; 12:29 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1155: Vowel movement — a new wordplay challenge
(The Washington Post, December 23, 2015; 12:55 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1154: Tabby Road — write a song for or about animals
(The Washington Post, December 17, 2015; 11:35 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1153: Be three-paired — find 2 things with the same abbrev.
(The Washington Post, December 9, 2015; 12:12 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1152: Oops? You do it again — enter a previous contest
(The Washington Post, December 3, 2015; 12:54 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1151: Take aim at [a glassbowl] with a snarky note
(The Washington Post, November 25, 2015; 9:35 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1150: A deviant character — change a name by one letter
(The Washington Post, November 19, 2015; 11:09 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1149: Gestures of depreciation for Love Your Lawyer Day
(The Washington Post, November 12, 2015; 12:00 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1148: 5 lines, 31 syllables and a rhyme: It’s TankaWanka II
(The Washington Post, November 5, 2015; 12:16 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1147: It’s E-Z find-a-word — your own
(The Washington Post, October 29, 2015; 11:35 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1146: Stick it to us with an idea for a new Loser magnet
(The Washington Post, October 22, 2015; 11:00 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1145: It’s a DICEy situation — Tour de Fours XII
(The Washington Post, October 15, 2015; 12:30 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1144: You gave us a bad name! Now give us a better one.
(The Washington Post, October 8, 2015; 11:13 AM)
 
Easy as 1-B-iii: 4 formats x 4 subjects x 4 limitations = this week’s ink
(The Washington Post, October 1, 2015; 10:45 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1142: KimKierkegaardashian and other two-faced tweets
(The Washington Post, September 24, 2015; 12:24 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1141: Mess With Our Heads — our ‘bank head’ contest
(The Washington Post, September 17, 2015; 12:33 PM)
 
Style Invitational: Give us a bad name — plus this year’s winning limericks
(The Washington Post, September 10, 2015; 12:04 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1139: Sixty-fourplay — 64 different contests you can lose
(The Washington Post, September 3, 2015; 12:00 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1138: Show us your touché — give us some elegant insults
(The Washington Post, August 27, 2015; 1:12 PM)
 
Homes‘pun’ humor: The la‘ugh’able ‘air quotes from Style Invitational Week 1134
(The Washington Post, August 20, 2015; 12:23 PM)
 
Style Invitational contest Week 1136: Gaah! It’s Limerixicon XII!
(The Washington Post, August 13, 2015; 11:40 AM)
 
Semper Fib: All-bogus military trivia from Style Invitational Week 1132
(The Washington Post, August 6, 2015; 11:21 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1135: The meter’s running: What in life needs a timer?
(The Washington Post, July 30, 2015; 12:52 PM)
 
Week 1134: The ‘Sty’le Invitational Red‘ux’
(The Washington Post, July 23, 2015; 11:42 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1133: ’Hew ready? Poems even the rhythm-deaf can write
(The Washington Post, July 16, 2015; 11:23 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1132: You and what army? Give us some fake military trivia.
(The Washington Post, July 9, 2015; 11:37 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1131: Be reuseful: ideas for surplus materials
(The Washington Post, July 2, 2015; 11:48 AM)
 
Crock o’ doodle doo: The winning cartoon captions of Style Invitational Week 1126
(The Washington Post, June 25, 2015; 11:26 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1129: Nobody uses spelling bee words? You will.
(The Washington Post, June 18, 2015; 11:59 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1128: Drone for a loop — devilish uses for nanocraft
(The Washington Post, June 11, 2015; 11:57 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1127: Because there just aren’t enough TV series
(The Washington Post, June 4, 2015; 11:43 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1126: How do your cartoon captions Staake up?
(The Washington Post, May 28, 2015; 8:38 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1125: Songs without end (or beginning) — clip a tune’s title
(The Washington Post, May 21, 2015; 11:53 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1124: We need your advice for daily life — in verse.
(The Washington Post, May 14, 2015; 11:22 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1123: It’s The Tile Invitational III — words from ScrabbleGrams
(The Washington Post, May 7, 2015; 11:22 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1123: It’s The Tile Invitational III — words from ScrabbleGrams
(The Washington Post, May 7, 2015; 11:22 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1122: Maters Gonna Mate — the ‘foals’ and now ‘grandfoals’
(The Washington Post, April 30, 2015; 10:37 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1121: The an(n)als of civilization
(The Washington Post, April 23, 2015; 11:37 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1120: Celebrating our Differences: a retro comparison contest
(The Washington Post, April 16, 2015; 11:43 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1119: We want hue so bad! Invent a new color name
(The Washington Post, April 9, 2015; 11:35 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1118: Breed ’em and weep — our annual foal classic
(The Washington Post, April 2, 2015; 10:48 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1117: Twist of fete — winning parodies for birthdays and more
(The Washington Post, March 26, 2015; 11:05 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1116: Punning in Place—make a geographic neologism
(The Washington Post, March 19, 2015; 11:19 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1115: Make your own headline typo
(The Washington Post, March 12, 2015; 11:20 AM)
 
Mother goosers: The Style Invitational (someone’s) Mama jokes from Week 1110
(The Washington Post, March 5, 2015; 10:14 AM)
 
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