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Archive for September 18th, 2012

Independent 8090 / Punk

Posted by duncanshiell on 18th September 2012

duncanshiell.

I usually find Independent puzzles on a Tuesday to be slightly different from Monday and Wednesday fare.  This was no exception.

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Financial Times 14112 Armonie

Posted by scchua on 18th September 2012

scchua.

A nice solve, with only one clue that, though I think I’ve got answer, I’m not sure about half of the clue – and I could be wrong with my answer too.  The rest were enjoyable, with a favourite that had a smooth surface and a misdirection.  Thank you Armonie.  Definitions are underlined in the clues.  [[The pictures at the bottom of the blog have unidentified links to the puzzle.]]

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Guardian 25,744 – Tramp

Posted by Uncle Yap on 18th September 2012

Uncle Yap.

I find solving and blogging this weekday puzzle  quite an ordeal, probably because the mini-theme did not find a resonance in me and also because there are far too many unfamiliar words and phrases in one puzzle for my liking. However, given these constraints, I must say Tramp has been quite fair and creative in his clueing and I did chuckle at places, although few and far in between. Read the rest of this entry »

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