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Archive for August 17th, 2010

Financial Times 13,466 / Phssthpok

Posted by Agentzero on 17th August 2010


Apologies for the late blog; a little short on time today.    Not a lot to comment on; I have a weakness for reverse anagrams, so I liked 18 across. Read the rest of this entry »

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Guardian 25091 – Araucaria

Posted by Uncle Yap on 17th August 2010

Uncle Yap.

Another wonderful way to start the day, solving the Master who, as usual, tantalised and teased. Like all compilers, he would gladly that we all see throught his runic ruses and devious devices. My, am I in an almost alliterative mood today?

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Independent 7437/Mordred

Posted by John on 17th August 2010


All sorts of slightly odd things have occurred recently: Quite often Phi hasn’t been as usual on Fridays, although that is explicable because of the various anniversaries; Virgilius hasn’t appeared on Tuesday for a while — he must be on holiday — and now we have Mordred, one of the harder setters and usually confined to Thursdays or Saturdays I think, appearing on a Tuesday. Whatever next? Anyway this puzzle was quite accessible and my initial sinking feeling didn’t last long. One or two I’m not sure about, but no doubt … Read the rest of this entry »

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