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Archive for December 7th, 2010

Beelzebub 1,084 (28/11/10)

Posted by Simon Harris on 7th December 2010

Simon Harris.

Despite a relatively sprightly start, this became quite a tough one to blog, with a lot of obscure terms knocking about. In the end I think I’ve almost explained things, with a few question marks dotted around.

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Independent 7533/Raich

Posted by John on 7th December 2010


Raich’s puzzles are always good and he does not disappoint here. Some of the clues are excellent, although one or two I’m not quite sure about. Now that I look I can see the Nina.

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Guardian 25187 Gordius – … but now I see

Posted by Uncle Yap on 7th December 2010

Uncle Yap.

What a fantastic feeling to wake up, switch off the air-conditioner, have a cold shower and start the day with a nice cup of coffee and then hit the crosswords. Well, I am safely back in sunny Malaysia, 3 degrees north of the equator, at my pc in shorts and t-shirt in the 30 degree Celcius ambient temperature. When I tackled today’s effort by Gordius and came to 8Down, I thought how appropriate and timely; hence my headline today.

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