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Archive for June 8th, 2007

Independent 6441 by Phi

Posted by neildubya on 8th June 2007

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A pleasing puzzle from Phi, with a couple of good arts and literature references. Some very nice, very wry cryptic defs.

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FT 12,479/Aardvark O Picasso Embargo Duomo

Posted by neildubya on 8th June 2007

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Solving time : about 30 mins with phone calls interrupting

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Guardian 24,098 – Chifonie/a few minutes’ work

Posted by loonapick on 8th June 2007

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Chifonie’s puzzles tend to be fair and on the easier side. This one was no exception (solved in about 7 minutes), although I can’t work out the wordplay for 8dn, so if anyone can point me in the right direction I’d be grateful.

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Inquisitor 22 – MMM by Schadenfreude

Posted by HolyGhost on 8th June 2007

HolyGhost.

Note: This was actually posted early in January 2010.
 
Whilst compiling an index to the Inquisitor blogs, I noticed that there was an early one missing from May-07. So here’s a highly retrospective blog to fill the hole in an otherwise unbroken sequence …
 
Eight (helpful) letters are missing from the wordplay in eight across clues. Nine spaces that are left after all answers are entered must be filled and highlighted, together with 13 other cells.

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