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Archive for January 30th, 2007

Independent 6330/Virgilius

Posted by neildubya on 30th January 2007

neildubya.

Got off to a slow start, then raced through most of the puzzle and ground to a halt with 5A and 2D. I also twigged one part of theme before even solving a single clue thanks “flier”, “duck” and “owl” in the first half of the across clues. Read the rest of this entry »

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Guardian 23987/Araucaria

Posted by linxit on 30th January 2007

linxit.

An enjoyable puzzle today from Araucaria, which either means that there wasn’t too much non-Ximenean shenanigans going on, or that I’m actually getting used to his style (however, the wordplay escaped me on a couple of clues). I’m pretty sure that the online version has a typo in 13ac though – if not, ignore the first sentence because that makes no sense at all! [Although I now take it back, having seen michod’s comment]

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