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Archive for March 10th, 2011

Financial Times 13,638 /Loroso

Posted by smiffy on 10th March 2011

smiffy.

The usual cordon bleu offering from Loroso.  Plenty of entertaining surfaces and ambitious, but fair, wordplay.  A few of the answer are at the more arcane end of the spectrum that we usually encounter in the FT, but I hesitate at labelling any of them outrageously obscure (even 22/13, which I stumbled over).

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Independent 7612 / Morph

Posted by Gaufrid on 10th March 2011

Gaufrid.

What a good day for puzzles, Loroso, Araucaria and Morph!

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Guardian 25,266 / Araucaria

Posted by mhl on 10th March 2011

mhl.

An excellent crossword from Araucaria, although one that I found very hard. A complete explanation of 1d and ideas about 22d would be very welcome :)

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Financial Times 13,629 / Falcon

Posted by Agentzero on 10th March 2011

Agentzero.

Prize Puzzle from the Monday February 28 Financial Times

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Financial Times 13,628 by Mudd

Posted by Pete Maclean on 10th March 2011

Pete Maclean.

Prize puzzle from the Weekend FT of February 26
Two weeks ago someone asked me how long it took me to solve the puzzle. I had not kept track and had little idea of how long I had worked on it. I will not make a habit of doing so but I decided to time myself with this puzzle and recorded 43 minutes. I often take much longer.

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