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Archive for May 23rd, 2010

Azed 1981: Marmite and curry

Posted by bridgesong on 23rd May 2010

bridgesong.

A fairly straightforward puzzle this week, which took me a little over two hours to solve, although there were the usual number of obscure and unfamiliar words. No major quibbles, except for one about enumeration.

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Everyman 3320

Posted by Arthur on 23rd May 2010

Arthur.

True vintage Everyman this week, in my opinion. Not a single word in the solution that required me to check its definition or an obscure place name to stop me in my tracks. That’s not to say it was particularly straightforward with some beautifully well hidden definitions and subtle cluing all over the shop. Basically, if I was trying to find a crossword to show people exactly how cryptic crosswords and cryptic clues work, I wouldn’t hesitate to use this one. Great stuff. Read the rest of this entry »

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