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Archive for August 3rd, 2009

Mention in Grauniad monthly newsletter

Posted by petebiddlecombe on 3rd August 2009

petebiddlecombe.

This month’s version of the monthly e-mail from Guardian xwd ed Hugh Stephenson (presumably sent to me as I was a member when it was a paysite) mentions the blog. I can’t remember whether he’s done so before.

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Guardian 24,768 – Rufus

Posted by Ciaran McNulty on 3rd August 2009

Ciaran McNulty.

A lot of cryptic definitions today, but nothing too fiendish.

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Independent 7113 by Glow-worm

Posted by NealH on 3rd August 2009

NealH.

*=anag, []=dropped, <=reversed, hom=homophone, CD=cryptic def, DD=double def
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Independent 7106 (Sat 25 July) – Dac

Posted by petebiddlecombe on 3rd August 2009

petebiddlecombe.

I found this quite a tough puzzle for Dac, needing two solving sessions, though the first was late at night. Apologies for posting a few days late.
I liked the range of cultural references here, and make no apology for linking to the film versions of two books, which I’m sure I’m not alone in knowing better than the original.

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Private Eye/Cyclops 396 – Second Homes Kid

Posted by beermagnet on 3rd August 2009

beermagnet.

A couple of topical answers to show the setting is reasonably up-to-date.

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