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Archive for January 7th, 2012

Enigmatic Variations 998: Nativity by Oxymoron

Posted by Dave Hennings on 7th January 2012

Dave Hennings.

Only ten weeks since the last Oxymoron EV (988, Pairs), but I, for one, am not complaining. One letter or (in five cases) word to be removed from each clue, and they would spell out three thematic items which would enable completion of the puzzle.

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Guardian 25,520 / Paul

Posted by mhl on 7th January 2012

mhl.

An enjoyable prize puzzle from Paul, which seemed mostly straightforward except for some general knowledge I was lacking with regard to the theme…

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Independent 7866 by Eimi (Saturday Prize Puzzle 31 December 2011)

Posted by mc_rapper67 on 7th January 2012

mc_rapper67.

A pleasant puzzle to round the year off – with a number of clue readings and answers nodding respectfully to the date, and a lovely clue at 18D, which I am considering adopting as my motto!

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Enigmatic Variations 100003 Round Number by Nutmeg (Online 25/12/2011)

Posted by twencelas on 7th January 2012

twencelas.

Well a crossword published on Christmas day and what a preamble! Read the rest of this entry »

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