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Archive for June 16th, 2009

Financial Times 13,104 / Jason

Posted by Agentzero on 16th June 2009

Agentzero.

Some odd surfaces, some odd anagram indicators, and other quibbles.  I’m afraid I wasn’t a fan of this one.  Thanks to Gaufrid for clearing up 10ac and 3dn for me. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in FT | 4 Comments »

Independent 7072/Virgilius

Posted by John on 16th June 2009

John.

As almost always with Virgilius, a beautiful production with an original and enjoyable theme. I think it’s simply 13dn, with 19dn, 5dn and 2dn appearing in the grid, and many of the answers (4ac, 9ac, 12ac, 21ac, 25ac, 26ac,  7dn, 15dn, 22dn) fitting this theme. Read the rest of this entry »

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Guardian 24,727 – Puck

Posted by Uncle Yap on 16th June 2009

Uncle Yap.

dd = double definition
cd = cryptic definition
rev = reversed or reversal
ins = insertion
cha = charade
ha = hidden answer
*(fodder) = anagram

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Posted in Guardian | 41 Comments »

What’s up at FT?

Posted by Uncle Yap on 16th June 2009

Uncle Yap.

Is it just me or are you also getting the same? Saturday puzzle still not there and also the Monday Prize puzzle which I am supposed to blog. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in FT | 9 Comments »