A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

TNT

Sun, 31 Oct '21
Cause of boom and bust?
Sun, 26 Sep '21
Purchase for Wile E. Coyote
Sun, 22 Aug '21
It may be blown
Thu, 12 Aug '21
Channel with the slogan "Boom."
Tue, 10 Aug '21
Explosive stuff
Sun, 27 Jun '21
Explosive stuff
Sat, 6 Feb '21
"Inside the N.B.A." airer