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Archive for February 27th, 2011

Beelzebub 1096

Posted by Jed on 27th February 2011

Jed.

Some rare gems are revealed in the answers of this week’s puzzle

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Azed 2021 plain

Posted by bridgesong on 27th February 2011

bridgesong.

I found this very hard, partly because I had never heard of either of the two 13 letter anagrams at 15 and 29 across.  There were several other obscure words and I will need readers’ help to explain 31 across.  There are also a couple of other clues where I have raised a doubt.   As it happens I shall be away when this blog appears without internet access so will only be able to respond on Sunday evening.  I regret that I was unable to use PeeDee’s wonderful bit of software to write this blog, so here’s a link to the pdf of the puzzle. Read the rest of this entry »

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Independent on Sunday 1097 by Quixote

Posted by Uncle Yap on 27th February 2011

Uncle Yap.

As to be expected, The Don served up another scrupulously fair puzzle that can be enjoyed without too much problems on a lazy Sunday.

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Everyman 3360/20 February 2011

Posted by Pierre on 27th February 2011

Pierre.

There has been discussion recently about Everyman getting a bit harder. This one was certainly accessible, but for me it just lacked a bit of the usual zing.

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