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Archive for April 1st, 2013

Guardian Quiptic 698 / Pan

Posted by Big Dave on 1st April 2013

Big Dave.

Another good Quiptic from Pan.

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Independent 8256/Quixote

Posted by Pierre on 1st April 2013

Pierre.

A puzzle from Quixote that was full of non-Ximenean constructions, loose cluing and obscure definitions.  What’s the world coming to?

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Guardian Genius 117 / Brummie

Posted by duncanshiell on 1st April 2013

duncanshiell.

The Genius lulls you into a false sense of security.  You know you have a month to complete it so you keep putting off starting it. Then when you do you start, you realise it  is quite hard  and you ask yourself ‘why didn’t I start it earlier’?

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Guardian 25,910 – Rufus

Posted by Andrew on 1st April 2013

Andrew.

No April foolery here (unless I’ve been fooled..), just the usual type of puzzle we expect from Rufus; if anything rather easy even by his standards, apart from one possibly obscure word that is rather unhelpfully clued.

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Private Eye / Cyclops 491 – Pompom tea party

Posted by beermagnet on 1st April 2013

beermagnet.

Some particularly fine smutty surface readings to the clues this week.  The simple but effective 18A is my favourite.

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