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Archive for June 8th, 2010

Independent 7,377 by Radian

Posted by Simon Harris on 8th June 2010

Simon Harris.

One of my favourite ever crosswords that I’ve had the pleasure of blogging was Radian’s classical music-themed Saturday prize puzzle 7,148, back in September. So I was very pleased to find that today we have another, this time themed around works the of 9ac and 26ac.

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Financial Times 13,406 / Phssthpok

Posted by Agentzero on 8th June 2010


A fairly quick solve.  I’m unsure of the explanation for 12 across.  A good variety of clue types; I thought 16 across was amusing. Read the rest of this entry »

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Guardian 25,031 – Gordius

Posted by Uncle Yap on 8th June 2010

Uncle Yap.

I must say this puzzle had me entertained all the way. The hard-boiled eggs which I had come to expect from Gordius thankfully did not materialise and all the clues were fair, solveable and Ximenean. Really enjoyed the multi-various trickeries and misdirections.
My COD must be 4 Down for its timeliness.

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