Beginning at the End

A weekly political crossword.
Jan. 25 2000 3:30 AM

Beginning at the End

This puzzle is dedicated to Zbigniew Brzezinski.

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Matt Gaffney got his National Master title from the U.S. Chess Federation in 1991. He wrote Slate’s political crossword from 1999 to 2003 and now writes a similar puzzle for the Week. He blogs about crossword puzzles at

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