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Archive for November 11th, 2009

Financial Times 13,231 / Cinephile

Posted by Gaufrid on 11th November 2009

Gaufrid.

A relatively straightforward puzzle by Cinephile standards with a legal theme in a number clues. I rather liked ‘cave’ in 19d being indicated by ‘old people’s home’ and one or two other clues made me smile.

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Guardian 24,854 / Brendan

Posted by Andrew on 11th November 2009

Andrew.

A tour-de-force of linked clues and clever wordplay from Brendan that is exceptional even by his high standards. Unfortunately I’ve had to solve and blog this in rather a hurry before catching an early train (so also won’t be able to reply to comments until the evening): there’s lots here to savour.

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Independent 7199/Dac

Posted by John on 11th November 2009

John.

I’d expected something to do with Remembrance Day, but no, Dac as usual and up to his usual standard; however, when is he ever not up to his usual standard? This seemed to be on the easy side but there were some magnificent clues. Read the rest of this entry »

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