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Archive for September 10th, 2010

Financial Times 13,487 / Aardvark

Posted by shuchi on 10th September 2010

shuchi.

The confidence that the first two Across clues gave me soon vanished as I progressed with this crossword. This was a slow solve with aids needed to check on the slang and music references.

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Guardian 25,112 / Gordius

Posted by Eileen on 10th September 2010

Eileen.

Pretty straightforward fare from Gordius, with just one or two quibbles, as usual with this setter. There is one explanation that eludes me: I’m ready to kick myself when enlightened!

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Independent 7,458 by Punk

Posted by Simon Harris on 10th September 2010

Simon Harris.

I think after Phi popped up on Tuesday, it was anybody’s guess who we’d be doing battle with today. In the end it was Punk, who we haven’t seen for a little while. I’ve no idea whether the date has any significance for 15ac, and some light web searching hasn’t helped. I worked out how to use Facebook, and asked a friend on there who hails from that nation, but haven’t heard back just yet.

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