A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

NES

Sun, 22 Aug '21
1980s gaming inits.
Tue, 22 Jun '21
Platform for Dr. Mario and Final Fantasy
Sun, 18 Apr '21
Duck Hunt console, for short
Fri, 5 Mar '21
Duck Hunt console, for short
Thu, 18 Feb '21
Early platform for The Legend of Zelda, for short