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Archive for August 23rd, 2011

Independent 7,754/Punk

Posted by Ali on 23rd August 2011

Ali.

Another great puzzle from one half of the Indy’s ‘John H’ setting team (I’m assuming there are no others!)

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Financial Times 13779 Gurney

Posted by scchua on 23rd August 2011

scchua.

Can’t say I’ve done many Gurneys (though I’ve, enjoyably, completed quite some Raich’s), but this was quite enjoyable.  Last one in was 9A, with the parsing coming to me only after I had started the blog, making it my 2nd favourite, with the first being 17D.  Thanks Gurney.  Definitions are underlined in the clues.  2 of the picture sets have a hidden connection in them.

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Guardian 25,408 – Paul

Posted by Uncle Yap on 23rd August 2011

Uncle Yap.

What a pleasure to wake up to a Paul puzzle with all its multi-various devices of all hues, shapes and sizes; and none boring. If you were to see me solving and working out the wordplay, you might think I have gone bonkers as I laughed, grimaced, guffawed or quietly smiled as I went along. Extremely entertaining fare

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