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Archive for April 30th, 2010

Independent 7344 by Phi

Posted by nmsindy on 30th April 2010

nmsindy.

I found this very much on the easy side, solving time 13 mins.    As always with Phi, well-constructed, clear,  clues with little scope for doubt.

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Financial Times 13,373 / Bradman

Posted by C G Rishikesh on 30th April 2010

C G Rishikesh.

This crossword of average difficulty from the master is a pleasant solve.  Many feel-good words in the clues: best, great, famous, prime, superb, chief, right, fresh, true, leading, successful, generous. 

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Guardian 24,998 – Araucaria

Posted by Andrew on 30th April 2010

Andrew.

I found this mostly pretty easy for a Friday Araucaria, especially after getting 1ac immediately. Lots of the usual Araucaria wit, and two very clever &lits (though both with minor flaws), and no particularly outrageous liberties that I noticed, except that I don’t fully understand 12ac. Read the rest of this entry »

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