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Archive for December 20th, 2012

Independent 8170/Scorpion

Posted by John on 20th December 2012


A very good crossword from Scorpion today, full of excellent clues, and hardly anything to quibble about. It also has a theme of which I approve — it is possible to solve the crossword straight without having to get some connection before you really start.

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Financial Times no.14,192 by Orense

Posted by Ringo on 20th December 2012


My brain has already gone on its Christmas holidays. This, coupled with a handful of tricky words, made this enjoyable offering from Orense a tougher-than-expected solve – but there was a reward waiting for me at the finish, in the form of a perimetrical…

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Guardian 25,824 – Chifonie

Posted by manehi on 20th December 2012


Very straightforward for a Thursday, without much misdirection in the definitions. Read the rest of this entry »

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