The American Values Club crossword
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The American Values Club xword is a reincarnation of the beloved but now dead Onion A.V. Club xword feature, edited by Ben Tausig.

After a successful Kickstarter campaign to fund its first year of existence, we're now accepting general orders for weekly delivery of these puzzles, directly into your email inbox.

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Sample Puzzles

Here are two recent puzzles that represent the style and range of what we offer:

November 14, 2012 by Aimee Lucido
2/5 Difficulty | PDF | Answer | PUZ (Across Lite)

December 05, 2012 by Brendan Emmett Quigley
4/5 Difficulty | PDF | Answer | PUZ (Across Lite)

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Supported Apps

The following software products include support for AV Club account validation and puzzle download, for desktop and mobile solving:

Developer iOS Android Mac Windows 8/RT

Stand Alone Crosswords
iTunes App Store
Google Play
Mac App Store
Crosswords Daily
Windows Store

Rumination Software CRUX
currently unavailable from App Store

Adam Rosenfield   Words With Crosses
Google Play

Red Sweater     Black Ink

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