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Archive for April 14th, 2008

Guardian 24,362 : Rufus

Posted by neildubya on 14th April 2008

neildubya.

Short of time to give much explanation here, but the answers were pretty straight I thought. The only ones I had a problem with were SOURDOUGH (it is North American prospector) and I only think that  SLUG is the answer to 27ac.

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Independent 6706 by Tees

Posted by NealH on 14th April 2008

NealH.

*=anag, []=dropped, <=reversed

The nuclear accident theme of some of the clues helping me to get off to a flying start on this, but then I started to struggle, with my lack of general knowledge letting me down on things like Oresteia and Malaprop.

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Private Eye/Cyclops 362 – Naughty Capitalisations

Posted by beermagnet on 14th April 2008

beermagnet.

A couple of capitalisations in the clues here attempt to misled that extra step – some might say a step too far. Read the rest of this entry »

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