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Archive for September 22nd, 2012

Independent 8088 (Prize 15-Sep-2012) Bannsider

Posted by beermagnet on 22nd September 2012


Bannsider has raided his “special list”.  You know the one…

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Guardian Prize25,742 / Puck

Posted by Eileen on 22nd September 2012


From the Guardian Alan Connor’s ‘Meet the Setter’ interview with Puck:

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Enigmatic Variations No.1035 – Last One To Join by Kruger

Posted by Mister Sting on 22nd September 2012

Mister Sting.

First of all, let’s have a rant. The editing was shoddy. Again. There was a missing bar in the grid (making 47ac appear to have 7 letters), ‘for’ was written as ‘fo’ in 7dn, while ‘or’ replaced ‘of’ in 30ac. Only the 7ac mistake was innocuous. I’m sure that the puzzles could be proof read by some enthusiastic amateur if there’s no one willing to do the job properly at the newspaper. At the very least, they could be fixed in the online version. But I digress…

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