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Archive for May 11th, 2009

Independent 7041 by Glow-Worm

Posted by NealH on 11th May 2009

NealH.

*=anag, []=dropped, <=reversed, hom=homophone, CD=cryptic def, DD=double def
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Guardian 24,696 – Rufus

Posted by Ciaran McNulty on 11th May 2009

Ciaran McNulty.

A fairly straightforward puzzle, but with a few clues I wasn’t happy with – some very tortured defs in 12ac, 15ac, 18dn, for instance.  I did like some of the shorter simple clues, as it makes me feel really smart to be able to just wizz through them. I guess that’s how proper solvers feel the rest of the time! I wouldn’t want it this simple every day though.

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Private Eye/Cyclops 390 – Smug opposition

Posted by beermagnet on 11th May 2009

beermagnet.

Nothing too onerous here – I fair whipped through this one on half a journey home – but a few clues had some fairly convoluted wordplay. Read the rest of this entry »

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