About the SetterDavid Stickley has been writing crosswords professionally since 1995. His cryptic puzzle, The Stickler, reached number 4786 before being axed in July 2013 due to cutbacks. David has been published in the NYT and the UK's FT.
Monthly Archives: July 2018
Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 GIFTED Brilliant condition documented in great edition (6) IF inside GT + ED 5 BRANCH Opening of big stock farm divided part of a company (6) (B)IG + RANCH 8 DEEP-SEA FISHING His page … Continue reading
The Stickler for this week is now available. Please select your preferred solving format. The solution to this puzzle will appear next week. Clue Hints for The Stickler Weekly 233 Overseas Help for The Stickler Weekly 233 Solution … Continue reading
Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 POSTMARKED Hard drive put back inside reconfigured desktop should be stamped (10) RAM reversed inside anagram of DESKTOP 6 APED Section of videotape digitally copied (4) videotAPE Digitally 10 SHOOT Snap a new branch … Continue reading
Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 CHROME Metal plate from church town in Italy (6) CH + ROME 4 PHYSICAL Prepared clip, say, involving hard examination (8) Anagram of CLIP SAY outside H 10 SOUR CREAM Make a lot of … Continue reading