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Archive for January 23rd, 2008

Guardian 24292/Paul – The truth hurts: money talks

Posted by ilancaron on 23rd January 2008

ilancaron.

A classic Paulene challenge though no Araucarian cross-refs nor complex multi-word anagrams. But still some charming and clever clues… as per usual I always feel entertained and gratified having solved Paul. Lots of clever cryptic definitions and allusions in the wordplay.

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Independent crosswords now online

Posted by neildubya on 23rd January 2008

neildubya.

The cryptic puzzle is here and the concise/simple puzzle is here.

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Independent 6636 by Dac

Posted by nmsindy on 23rd January 2008

nmsindy.

This had everything you could ask from a daily cryptic from this top setter.   Excellent misdirection, great variety, and all with everyday words.  Flawless construction.  Solving time, 25 mins.

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