Puzzle solutions for Wednesday, March 23 – USA TODAY

Note: Most subscribers have some, but not all, of the puzzles that correspond to the following set of solutions for their local newspaper.

CROSSWORDS

USA TODAY crossword 

(Available to play digitally at puzzles.usatoday.com)

Los Angeles Times crossword

Today’s crossword (McMeel)

Daily Commuter crossword

SUDOKU

JUMBLE

Jumbles: APART    PLUSH    DISMAY    HAPPEN

Answer: Ron Howard directed Tom Hanks and Daryl Hannah in a movie that – MADE A SPLASH

(Distributed by Tribune Content Agency)

CRYPTOGRAPHY PUZZLES 

Celebrity Cipher

“Nature takes good care of her appearance. What makes nature ugly is the behavior of human beings.” – Akira Kurosawa

(Distributed by Andrews McMeel)

Cryptoquote

ONE OF THE ADVANTAGES OF BEING DISORDERLY IS THAT ONE IS CONSTANTLY MAKING EXCITING DISCOVERIES. – A.A. MILNE

(Distributed by King Features)

Cryptoquip 

WHEN A PREVIOUS AMERICAN VICE PRESIDENT IS DANCING, I ASSUME HE WILL EMPLOY AL GORE RHYTHMS.

(Distributed by King Features)

OTHER PUZZLES

Boggle

LAOS    CHINA    INDIA    JAPAN    NEPAL

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Lexigo

USUAL, LILACS, SUSHI, INSULIN, NAILS

(Distributed by Andrews McMeel)

KenKen

Scrabblegrams

7 Little Words

1. STICKY

2. CHOKER

3. UNSUITABLE

4. GENEROUS

5. APTITUDE

6. PHILIPPE

7. BROWNS

(Distributed by Andrews McMeel)

Find the Words

What a great try!

(Distributed by Creators Syndicate)

Kubok