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Archive for December 18th, 2009

Independent 7231 by Morph

Posted by nmsindy on 18th December 2009

nmsindy.

No Phi today, maybe he’ll feature on Saturday  this week.    Instead what I found quite a tough puzzle from Morph esp SE corner.      I failed on 24 across, which I understand now having looked at the Indy website. Time at the puzzle, 50 mins or so.

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Financial Times 13,263 / Styx

Posted by shuchi on 18th December 2009

shuchi.

A nice puzzle that started comfortably but posed some difficulty at the end, with 6A taking up the max. time and I’m still not sure if it’s right. I enjoyed solving on the whole, but with a few nitpicks mentioned against the answers.

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Guardian 24,886 / Brendan

Posted by diagacht on 18th December 2009

diagacht.

diagacht has web access problems today but has supplied the following analysis without a preamble. Read the rest of this entry »

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Inquisitor 154 – X by Phi

Posted by duncanshiell on 18th December 2009

duncanshiell.

Phi is one of the more prolific setters with his puzzles appearing in a wide range of publications.  There is always something different about his puzzles and this was no exception.

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