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Archive for May 2nd, 2010

Guardian Genius 82, Lavatch: Regression to the mean

Posted by jetdoc on 2nd May 2010

jetdoc.

An entertaining puzzle from Lavatch — and not too difficult once you spotted what was happening. Where a clash occurred, you needed to 1a,25 — use the letter alphabetically half-way between the two clashing ones; in each case, this gave two new real words. Read the rest of this entry »

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Beelzebub 1,053 (25/04/10)

Posted by Simon Harris on 2nd May 2010

Simon Harris.

Brilliant, finally a whole Beelzebub completed without recourse to references, and in reasonably good time too. Whilst I’d like to think I’m getting better, it seems more likely that this was a relatively easy week.

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Everyman No. 3317 (25th April)

Posted by The Trafites on 2nd May 2010

The Trafites.

Lorraine:  Nice easy jog along this week, 20 across had me going for a while as I didn’t think of loaded as having lots of money, when I eventually twigged I did laugh to myself. Thanks once again Everyman.

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Azed 1978

Posted by John on 2nd May 2010

John.

The usual Azed, full of neat and tightly-constructed clues. Read the rest of this entry »

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