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Archive for September 20th, 2007

Independent 6530/Nimrod

Posted by Colin Blackburn on 20th September 2007

Colin Blackburn.

A mixed bag for me today. A couple of non-dictionary phrases for a start, an answer I simply can’t get and some word play that I just don’t follow. There were some clever witty clues too!

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Independent on Sunday 918 by Quixote

Posted by nmsindy on 20th September 2007

nmsindy.

I found this puzzle on the easy side.     Solving time:  14 mins

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Guardian 24,187/Paul – Poetic Licence?

Posted by loonapick on 20th September 2007

loonapick.

A typical fun crossword from Paul – an enjoyable challenge as he doesn’t allow the rules to get in the way of a good clue.

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Financial Times 12,558 by Cincinnus

Posted by Pete Maclean on 20th September 2007

Pete Maclean.

For the second week in a row, I completed the FT Weekend puzzle very quickly. In this week’s case, it helped that all the words are common — or at least ones I know well. In spite of this, there are two clues that I do not completely understand the workings of (25A and 1D).

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