It’s Follow-Up Friday: Word Ladders edition!

Welcome to Follow-Up Friday!

By this time, you know the drill. Follow-Up Friday is a chance for us to revisit the subjects of previous posts and bring the PuzzleNation audience up to speed on all things puzzly.

And today, I’m posting the answers to last Thursday’s Word Ladder puzzles!

First off, there are the two Word Ladders from Lewis Carroll’s puzzle collection Doublets:



And here are the solutions to crossword constructor Joe Krozel’s bonus Word Ladders from his New York Times crossword:

1. Table tennis: For ages, the only joy in my life.


2. Unspeaking inspirer will simply have to communicate in taunts.


3. Upon removing the strap, Mr. Rogers dashed away from his snow vehicle and glided.


4. Sell contraband to a flock of Jerry Garcia fans with intensity.


5. Audacious poet (with signs of aging) outlaws military conflict.

BOLD-BALD-BARD-BARS-WARS (or BALD-BAWD-BARD-BARS-WARS, although the first answer changes every letter from the starting word)

How did you do, fellow puzzlers? Did you crack them all?

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