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Archive for May 11th, 2011

Independent 7665 by Dac

Posted by flashling on 11th May 2011


Dac as we’ve come to know and love.

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Financial Times 13,690 by Monk

Posted by PeeDee on 11th May 2011


A difficult crossword today I thought, but got there in the end.  All the clues were fair though, so no excuses on that front.

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Guardian 25,319 / Gordius

Posted by mhl on 11th May 2011


A nice puzzle from Gordius – with a few exceptions (noted below), I don’t think this should have created too many problems.

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Inquisitor 1175 – Left Out by Nimrod

Posted by kenmac on 11th May 2011


The perimeter is clued thematically while the numbered clues (to the remainder of the grid) have a redundant letter in the wordplay, which spells out a message indicating what to do with the perimeter entries. Though we are told that the perimeter answers have to be “mutilated” before entry. This all seems straightforward enough except, wait a minute, the editor has added some kind of disclaimer. Apparently the title and message must not be taken at face value.

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