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Archive for October 7th, 2011

Independent 7,793 / Phi – seeing stars?

Posted by RatkojaRiku on 7th October 2011

RatkojaRiku.

I suppose that many of us, having solved so many crosswords and taken part in so many quizzes over the years, probably feel that our general knowledge is pretty reasonable and that we know a little about most things. Then, all of a sudden, along comes Phi with today’s thematic puzzle and exposes another glaring hole in my culture générale.

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Financial Times 13,818 / Mudd

Posted by Gaufrid on 7th October 2011

Gaufrid.

A pleasant stroll with Mudd today whilst Shuchi’s on vacation. There’s not a lot for me to comment on, except for perhaps 2dn where I think part of the wordplay is a little loose (though it didn’t particularly affect solvability).

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Guardian 25,447 / Araucaria

Posted by Eileen on 7th October 2011

Eileen.

An entertaining and enjoyable workout from Araucaria, with not too many liberties taken, I think.

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