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Archive for January 11th, 2008

Guardian 24282 / Brummie – Lights, Camera, Action!

Posted by tilsit on 11th January 2008

tilsit.

Solving time:  22 minutes

A lovely cinematic experience from Brummie today.  Many of the clues shared the solution to 9 as a definition.  The usual smattering of clever and nudge nidge wink wink clues as well.

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Independent 6626/Phi

Posted by Colin Blackburn on 11th January 2008

Colin Blackburn.

I raced through this puzzle much more quickly than usual for Phi. Then I hit the buffers with 11 and 13. I’m sure I’m missing something very simple. Read the rest of this entry »

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Independent 6621/Dac (05-01-08)

Posted by neildubya on 11th January 2008

neildubya.

Dac is well-known amongst Indy solvers but we’re used to seeing him on a Wednesday so it was something of a surprise to see his name next to the Saturday prize puzzle. This was a little more difficult than the Wednesday puzzles but still much easier than we’re used to for a Saturday. Lots of fun though, with some very nice clues (12a and 6d were my favourites). Read the rest of this entry »

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Inquisitor 53 SOME OF THE THINGS by Quixote

Posted by Hihoba on 11th January 2008

Hihoba.

It’s that time of year! “In the Bleak Midwinter” last week and “The Twelve Days of Christmas” this week.

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