From his puzzle lab in Brooklyn, New York, Ben Tausig writes crosswords for the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Reader, and many other fine papers. He enjoys twisting people's minds with devious clues and themes. In addition to puzzles, Ben is a freelance writer and a PhD student at NYU. Goopymart is a one man (Will Guy) design studio specializing in bright, colorful lumpy things. A wide variety of artwork, comics, and animations are made for the delight and confusion of the world's population.