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Archive for June 23rd, 2011

Financial Times no. 13,727 by AARDVARK

Posted by Ringo on 23rd June 2011

Ringo.

A great puzzle this: some splendidly misleading definitions, plus a smattering of general knowledge (not everyone’s cup of tea, I know, but certainly mine) and a few beautiful charades.

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Guardian 25,356 / Gordius

Posted by Eileen on 23rd June 2011

Eileen.

I seem to have spent almost as much time trying – unsuccessfully – to come up with a preamble for this puzzle as I did in solving it.

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Posted in Guardian | 45 Comments »

Independent 7,702 / Anax

Posted by RatkojaRiku on 23rd June 2011

RatkojaRiku.

A challenging, entertaining and eminently satisfying puzzle to solve – one would expect nothing else of an Anax! Yet again, he has served up a multitude of meticulously constructed clues, which I hope I have been able to give the careful parsing that they deserve. I do not begrudge a second of the time that I have spent burning the midnight oil to solve and blog this one.

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Financial Times 13,717 by Cincinnus

Posted by Pete Maclean on 23rd June 2011

Pete Maclean.

Prize puzzle from the Weekend FT of June 11

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