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Archive for December 17th, 2010

Guardian 25,196 – Brendan

Posted by manehi on 17th December 2010

manehi.

Enjoyable as ever from Brendan with a nice theme around a recent anniversary [spoiler]. Solved pretty quickly after the theme fell, then had to stare at 10a for a good while before the penny dropped.

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Financial Times 13,571 / Aardvark

Posted by shuchi on 17th December 2010

shuchi.

A challenging puzzle at many levels for me: words I didn’t know, devious wordplay. The SW corner was specially tricky, I have a couple of explanations pending and your inputs are very welcome. A fine enjoyable workout overall.

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Independent 7542/Phi

Posted by John on 17th December 2010

John.

The usual high quality crossword from Phi. I found this a little harder than usual, but have no excuse for doing so: all the answers were perfectly obvious once you had them. I think. Read the rest of this entry »

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