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Archive for February 21st, 2010

Guardian – review of 2009

Posted by Andrew on 21st February 2010

Andrew.

I thought it would be interesting put together some statistics about how many puzzles there were from each Guardian setter in 2009, and how many comments the blogs have attracted on this site. I’ve treated the weekday and Saturday prize puzzles separately, as the latter are hugely dominated by Araucaria and (to a lesser extent) Paul, and also because they tend to have far fewer comments. It’s been fascinating to review the blogs and to relive some of the highs and lows of the blogging and commenting year: I can highly recommend it as a way of passing time that should probably be spent doing something more productive.

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AZED No. 1,968 Plain

Posted by The Trafites on 21st February 2010

The Trafites.

Nick:  I am trying a new format here, with the full clue next to the clue number and the solution with word play/comments underneath.  Often when reading other blogs on this site, I would like to read the clue but alas they are sometimes inaccessible.  If it appears too busy, please let me know.

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Everyman No. 3307 (14th February).

Posted by The Trafites on 21st February 2010

The Trafites.

Lorraine:  Thank you Everyman once again for a wonderful puzzle. I must add that although some people might find Everyman not taxing there are those of us who find that this puzzle is right up our street, so thank you once again.

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