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Archive for June 18th, 2008

FT 12,797 Monk

Posted by smiffy on 18th June 2008

smiffy.

Always gratifying to lock horns with Monk on his all too infrequent FT appearances. Fortuitously, I seemed to be on a similar wavelength to him today, which┬áisn’t always the case. Also, solving 19A and 5D early helped to suggest a pangrammatic grid which, in turn, helped my solving time marginally.

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Independent 6762/Dac

Posted by John on 18th June 2008

John.

The usual impressive offering from Dac, full of simply-constructed but very satisfactory clues. One or two I can’t quite explain, and one or two words that were new to me. Read the rest of this entry »

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Guardian 24,418 – Taupi

Posted by manehi on 18th June 2008

manehi.

Struggled with this for a while, but got there in the end. Several nice clues in here, and nothing too difficult, although I had to guess 13dn and at some of the wordplay.

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