The weekend is finally here, and with it comes a fresh new Connections puzzle to challenge even the most seasoned players. Brace yourselves, folks, because today's categories are designed to make you question your long-standing win streaks. Some days are just tougher than others in the world of Connections, and it all depends on your hobbies. So, buckle up and get ready for a wild ride!

Now, Connections has always been great at providing a diverse selection of categories that cater to our general knowledge. It's like a mental buffet, offering something for everyone. And if you're feeling a bit lost, fear not! There's a nifty strategy called "Save for last" that lets you avoid a specific category, as long as you excel in the other three. It's like spinning plates, but with brain cells.

But hey, let's not keep you in suspense any longer. We know you're dying to know what today's mind-bending categories are. So, without further ado, here they are, the spoilers you've been waiting for:

Category 1: Commercial Organization

Category 2: Colors Minus Their First Letters

Sometimes, categories alone aren't enough to crack the code. For those moments of despair, we've got your back. We've gone the extra mile and provided all the answers to each section of today's Connections. Yes, we're that committed to your mental well-being.

Let's start with the Commercial Organization category. Now, this one was a piece of cake, or should I say, a slice of pizza? The words "COMPANY" and "FIRM" practically jumped off the page, waving their corporate flags. We secretly hoped that "ENTERPRISE" would make an appearance, transporting us to a Star Trek-themed category, but alas, it wasn't meant to be. Still, we managed to conquer this category in record time.

Then came the second category, where our video gamer brains initially refused to see "COOP" as anything other than "co-op". We battled with ourselves, pondering the meaning of life and the significance of "STY" and "STABLE" on a farm, until finally, we surrendered to the realization that these things belong to the animal kingdom. Oh, the mental gymnastics we go through for a few words!

Ah, the blue Connections category, a real treat for dog lovers like us. This one was a walk in the park, or rather, a walk in the dog park. Who can resist those adorable furry friends? Not us, that's for sure. We breezed through this category, wagging our virtual tails with joy.

Now, let's shift our focus to the Colors Minus Their First Letters category. These were the last remaining words haunting our puzzling minds. Even after the category answer slid into place, we were left scratching our heads over "RANGE". It was as if the word was playing hide-and-seek with our intellect. But fear not, dear readers, the light bulb finally flickered on, and we realized that "RANGE" was simply "orange" without its first letter. Clever, right? Well, it took us a bit longer to catch on, but we got there eventually.

So, there you have it, a thrilling journey through today's Connections puzzle. We laughed, we cried, we scratched our heads until our hair stood on end, but in the end, we emerged victorious. Connections, you may be a tricky beast, but we'll never back down from your challenges.

Remember, folks, the world of Connections is a marvelous place where knowledge meets entertainment. So, gather your friends, sharpen your wits, and dive into the adventure. It's time to conquer those categories, crack those codes, and claim your rightful place as the ultimate puzzle-solving champion!

Release Date: June 12, 2023
Developer: The New York Times Company
Publisher: The New York Times Company
Genre: Puzzle
Platform: iOS, Android, PC

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