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Archive for July 1st, 2009

Independent 7085/Dac

Posted by John on 1st July 2009


The usual high-class Dac puzzle, with as always a succession of natural and deceptively simple surfaces. Read the rest of this entry »

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Guardian 24,740 – Brendan

Posted by Ciaran McNulty on 1st July 2009

Ciaran McNulty.

I’d like to dedicate this blog to the beginners who sometimes comment about their dismay at how easy us bloggers say certain puzzles are.

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Financial Times 13,117 / Cinephile

Posted by Gaufrid on 1st July 2009


Not a good start to the second half of the year for me as there are two clues I’m unable to parse (9a & 12a). I also think one of the clues is wrong (5d). However, this didn’t detract too much from what proved to be an enjoyable solve, though I am not sure that concatenating various clues added much to the puzzle except to indicate which answers were anagrams of each other. The 1d/10d anagram has been seen before methinks!

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