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Archive for April 9th, 2013

Financial Times 14282 Phssthpok

Posted by scchua on 9th April 2013

scchua.

I’ve always enjoyed Phssthpok’s puzzles, but I enjoyed this one a bit less.  I think it was partly due to the iffy/fuzzy definitions/synonyms.  I still managed to finish it, though.  So thanks to Phssthpok, and sorry if I didn’t do this justice.  Definitions are underlined in the clues. [[The pictures at the bottom have unidentified links to the puzzle. Please enclose any comments on them in double brackets. Thank you.]]

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Independent 8,263 / Radian

Posted by RatkojaRiku on 9th April 2013

RatkojaRiku.

It is Tuesday morning, so you can never quite be sure which compiler you will have to pit your wits against, but you can be almost sure that you will have some theme or other to grapple with.

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Guardian 25,917 – Boatman

Posted by Uncle Yap on 9th April 2013

Uncle Yap.

After an A1 superb start, the puzzle sort of fizzled out, with starts and splutters, apparently with a mini-theme of the author moving home soon. Cannot say this is Boatman’s best; but we can’t have pâté de foie gras every day, can we? Read the rest of this entry »

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