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Archive for March 25th, 2011

Independent 7,625 – Phi

Posted by RatkojaRiku on 25th March 2011

RatkojaRiku.

Despite the fact that I seem to have blogged a lot of Phi puzzles recently, he can still really put me through my paces, and that he did this very morning.

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Financial Times 13,651 / Falcon

Posted by shuchi on 25th March 2011

shuchi.

A crossword with the upper half considerably easier than the lower, with 14, 21d and 22d taking time/research to fill in. Three easy hidden words gave a good start and many fine clues along the way afforded much entertainment. My favourites of the day are 23a, 29a and 18d.

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Guardian 25,279 / Araucaria

Posted by Eileen on 25th March 2011

Eileen.

There’s quite a bit of cross-referencing in this puzzle and there were two or three instances where it took me a while to see the parsing, so several real penny-dropping moments today. There’s more than a whiff of a bygone age in some of the clues / solutions.

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