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: January 2019
Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 MEGASTAR Big celebrity game excited retired whistle-blowers (8) Anagram of GAME + (RATS reversed) 5 FATHOM Get to the bottom of large dwelling not quite finished (6) FAT + (HOM)E 9 SPARE Inclusions offered … 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 254 Overseas Help for The Stickler Weekly 254 Solution … Continue reading
Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 MANIFESTO Public declaration staff provided, established nothing (9) MAN + IF + EST + O 6 FORM Construction beneficial to millions (4) FOR + M 10 SAUDI Middle Easterner’s small German car (5) S … Continue reading
** I’m still without wired internet, so surviving on mobile data which has its limitations ** The Stickler for this week is now available. Please select your preferred solving format. The solution to this puzzle will appear next week. … Continue reading