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Archive for July 2nd, 2008

FT No. 12,809 set by AARDVARK

Posted by Octofem on 2nd July 2008


I found this puzzle quite tricky, and a complete contrast from yesterday’s yawn.¬† There were a good number of colloquialisms, but some clever twists and one or two clues¬† which defeated me, q.v below.

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Independent 6774 by Dac

Posted by nmsindy on 2nd July 2008


The usual, excellent, well-crafted, puzzle from Dac with good variety of treatments. Solving time, fast for me, 17 mins.

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Guardian 24,430/Orlando

Posted by Andrew on 2nd July 2008


Mostly fairly straightforward, with a lot of anagrams, but the top left-hand corner had me stumped for a while. I particularly liked 2dn for its brilliant misdirection.

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