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Archive for June 24th, 2012

Cyclops 471: If the cap fits…

Posted by jetdoc on 24th June 2012


A Cyclops of average difficulty this week (seems like I always say that!), with nothing that held me up for long. I will go for 9d as my fave clue, for its complete absurdity. Read the rest of this entry »

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Beelzebub 1,163

Posted by Simon Harris on 24th June 2012

Simon Harris.

The usual high quality Beelzebub puzzle, of medium difficulty I think. Just the one at 28ac that I can’t fully explain.

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Everyman No. 3428 (17th June)

Posted by The Trafites on 24th June 2012

The Trafites.

Lorraine:  Good morning to you all,

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Independent on Sunday 1165 Glowworm

Posted by scchua on 24th June 2012


A puzzle with enjoyable surfaces.  Thanks Glowworm. Definitions are underlined in the clues.  [[The pictures at the bottom have an unidentified link to the puzzle.]]

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Azed 2089

Posted by John on 24th June 2012


A rare special on a non-competition day, which was a very pleasant exercise — I don’t remember seeing this type of crossword before and I found solving tricky, not for all the usual reasons but because I kept on having to read the preamble to remind myself of the difference between the Acrosses and the Downs. Much easier to blog than to solve, with all the moving between the two types.

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