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Archive for April 26th, 2007

Independent on Sunday 897 by Quixote

Posted by nmsindy on 26th April 2007


Some seamless joins between definition and wordplay which misled at first.

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Independent 6404 by Bannsider

Posted by bensand on 26th April 2007


I have less time on a Thursday for crosswords and blogging than on other weekdays and I was mildly concerned to see Bannsider’s name at the top today as I’ve found him among the more testing setters before. All well in the end though and an entertaining crossord with no clues that felt like fillers. Read the rest of this entry »

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Guardian 24061/Araucaria – Seasonal games

Posted by ilancaron on 26th April 2007


Solving time: 30’

Whew! I almost got blown away by this one. I’m going to say it again: I don’t see how this can be solved on the tube. I realize, having said that, someone will say that they managed to crack it from Piccadilly to Knightsbridge using a pen and the back of The Guardian. Standing up. Probably michod.

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