A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

Words of five or fewer letters since August 15, 2006

adam

Tue, 12 Dec '06
Comic Sandler
Wed, 29 Nov '06
Garden party?
Sun, 19 Nov '06
With 51-Across, Caped Crusader portrayer
Tue, 17 Oct '06
First mate?
Sun, 27 Aug '06
Faithful servant in "As You Like It"