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Archive for February 4th, 2008

Independent 6646 (Merlin)

Posted by NealH on 4th February 2008

NealH.

Quite a tough puzzle from Merlin and I didn’t manage to finish it, getting stuck on 25 across, 5 across and 8 down. Read the rest of this entry »

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Guardian 24,302 Rufus : “Baggsies !”

Posted by neildubya on 4th February 2008

neildubya.

Another Monday, another Rufus – it’ s starting to become rather a comforting sight. Although I did stare at this puzzle to no good effect for a worrying length of time wondering if I’d had a stroke. Once I’d got going though this didn’t put much resistance. As usual, some excellent wordplay and a pleasing accompaniment to a medium Americano.

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Private Eye/Cyclops 357 – … and the band played on

Posted by beermagnet on 4th February 2008

beermagnet.

I found this more of a struggle than usual, particularly with some of the definitions.  Is it just me? 
The massive “Titanic” answer once spotted thankfully gave many checking letters throughout the grid so it wasn’t as bad as it could’ve been. Read the rest of this entry »

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