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Archive for February 13th, 2011

Cyclops 436: Smutty innuendo…

Posted by jetdoc on 13th February 2011

jetdoc.

… and all the better for it! The usual fun from Cyclops — a relatively quick solve, with nothing too tricky. Read the rest of this entry »

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Beelzebub 1094

Posted by Jed on 13th February 2011

Jed.

Following the lead of some of the others who blog prize crosswords I’ve included the clues. Would welcome feedback to see if it was worth the effort.

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Independent On Sunday 1095 by Quixote

Posted by flashling on 13th February 2011

flashling.

A fairly easy solve for me, after the previous day’s debacle with Nimrod for which I was quite glad. 12 ac was a new word on me but the anagram and crossing letters led nowhere else.

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Azed 2019/a tale of two halves

Posted by ilancaron on 13th February 2011

ilancaron.

Appropriately enough, very much a tale of two halves for me. But in my case the top and the bottom: 1A came quickly enough and thus the top half. I stared at the bottom half for a long time before I saw SYREN and TAGGEE. And typing swails for SWEALS held me up forever. Not the hardest Azed ever —  though I’m still wondering about the wordplay for YSHEND.
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Everyman crossword No 3,358

Posted by Stella on 13th February 2011

Stella.

First of all, thanks to the Drurys and the Trafites for their 225 programmes, which make blogging so much neater and more elegent for an IT ignoramus like me.
It took me a while to get started on this, but once I did it all went in fairly well, except 14d, which I’d never heard of; answer provided by Chambers
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