053: Beans Aplenty
Now Playing: Princess Leia's Theme by John Williams
Word Count: 78
Mean Word Length: 4.74
May the 7th be with you! Yeah, that doesn't have quite have the same ring to it. It's been Star Wars mania this week with May 4th being Star Wars day. It should come as no surprise that the celebration influenced my clue writing for today's crossword and music selection. Below is a themed puzzle that is inspired by some of my recent cooking. It has been a rather chilly start to May here in Minnesota so I've needed to cook more chili.
Non NYT Words: 5D, 11D
Non Shortz-Era Word: 31D
Music Inspiration Word: 15A (A bit on the nose 😉)
Reused 4+ Letter Words: 1D, 2D, 8D, 13D, 14A, 30D, 52D, 54D, 55A, 58D, 69A (It's another themed puzzle, it can't be helped)
Unique Words to Date: 2,387
If you solve, stream, like, love, or find a typo in my crossword, please feel free to let me know!