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Archive for May 25th, 2007

Independent 6429 by Phi – hearing and speaking

Posted by nmsindy on 25th May 2007

nmsindy.

A little trickier than normally for Phi.

Solving time: 22 mins

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Inquisitor #20/Circumstances by MynoT

Posted by loonapick on 25th May 2007

loonapick.

For reasons I still don’t quite know, this puzzle took me ages to solve. When I look back on it now, it appears to be fairly straightforward as far as themed puzzles go. Admittedly, there are still a few clues where I am not sure about the wordplay, but the “extra letters” device made it obvious in most cases which letter was missing, and, once you had worked out the additional instruction, the rest of the puzzle was fine.

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Guardian 24,086, Logodaedalus: Well-tempered Upsetters

Posted by michod on 25th May 2007

michod.

Pretty simple fare for a Friday, took me just over 10 mins, with a high proportion of clues solving more or less at first look. Wordplay mostly straightforward, apart from 1ac (see below) and 20 down, which I can’t quite explain.

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