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.
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Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 COVERAGE Shut up about surplus insurance (8) CAGE outside OVER 5 SPOILT One left in an awkward situation messed up (6) (I + L) inside SPOT 9 ASSESSOR Stupid person ordered roses for someone … Continue reading