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Archive for February 16th, 2010

Independent 7,281 by Nimrod

Posted by Simon Harris on 16th February 2010

Simon Harris.

This was quite a challenge, though the very thoroughly-implemented theme was a big help once it clicked.

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Financial Times 13,311 / Neo

Posted by Agentzero on 16th February 2010

Agentzero.

A good one from Neo, with some creative dissections of words in the charades (e.g., 25 and 29 ac). Read the rest of this entry »

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Guardian 24,935 – Paul

Posted by Uncle Yap on 16th February 2010

Uncle Yap.

An intricately crafted puzzle mini-themed on a subject, something well before my time. Thank goodness for Wikipedia that came to my rescue. Paul, to his credit, clued the themal words most fairly, thereby making them solveable. Unfortunately, I cannot say this has been a breezy walk through the park but after cracking the puzzle, I must admit I thoroughly enjoyed the challenge, especially all of his tongue-in-cheek definitions, sprinkled all over the place.

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