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Archive for November 26th, 2012

Independent 8149/Quixote

Posted by Pierre on 26th November 2012

Pierre.

With apologies for its late appearance (see below), here’s my brief blog of Quixote’s puzzle today.  Another good’un from our regular Monday setter, but someone else will have to explain 21dn.

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Guardian 25,803 by Rufus

Posted by PeeDee on 26th November 2012

PeeDee.

My apologies for being late (again).  I had forgotten I was on duty today and had to be politely remided by Gaufrid.

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Independent 26 November – placeholder

Posted by Pierre on 26th November 2012

Pierre.

The Independent crossword does not appear to want to come out to play this morning – all I get is an error message.  I will keep trying, and if that fails I will go and buy a copy of the paper; but it’s a twelve mile round trip to the nearest village shop, which doesn’t open till 9:00, and I have to go out shortly after that.  So if a blog doesn’t appear till this afternoon, please bear with me.

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Guardian Quiptic 680/Orlando

Posted by Pierre on 26th November 2012

Pierre.

A delightful Quiptic from Orlando, which I think would have been a treat for the intended audience.  Plenty of wit, a good variety of devices, and some lovely surfaces.

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Private Eye / Cyclops 482 – Ungodly control

Posted by beermagnet on 26th November 2012

beermagnet.

This was certainly a topping crossword …

…there were a variety of tops in it: Jersey, Poncho, Kimono.

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