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Archive for August 6th, 2010

Independent 7,428/Phi

Posted by Ali on 6th August 2010

Ali.

A nice puzzle from Phi to finish off the week. There was nothing too tricky here, but equally absolutely nothing to complain about, just a batch of very neat, very elegantly written clues.

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Financial Times 13,457 / Styx

Posted by shuchi on 6th August 2010

shuchi.

A mix of simple and tricky clues, with uniformly clean surfaces. Specially enjoyed the devious definition in 19A.

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Guardian 25,082 – Chifonie

Posted by Andrew on 6th August 2010

Andrew.

Pretty easy-going stuff from Chifonie here, with several rather obvious anagrams to get started with. It was enjoyable enough, though with nothing much to grab the attention, except I thought the surface reading of 9d was amusing. A couple of bugbears of mine have raised their heads in 19ac and 28ac.

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