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The Stickler Weekly 179

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The Stickler Weekly 178 Solution

English can be a frustrating language, what with its multiple ways of expressing the same thing, many meanings and word forms for the same “word”, and countless variations of spelling and pronounciations. Of course, it’s most of these things that … Continue reading

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The Stickler Weekly 178

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The Stickler Weekly 177 Solution

Recently a friend contacted me wishing to reconnect with cryptic crosswords. He’s in his 40s and has dabbled with cryptics for extensive periods during parts of his life, but a stint overseas took him away from those he used to … Continue reading

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The Stickler Weekly 177

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The Stickler Weekly 176 Solution

Recently cryptic crossword setter John Halpern (aka Paul in The Guardian) ran the London marathon in a time of 5 hours 57 minutes, or about 13 minutes a mile. This was a marathon with a difference: at the start of … Continue reading

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The Stickler Weekly 176

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The Stickler Weekly 175 Solution

First, thanks for all the chatter regarding the financial model going forward. I’ve been away for a week and will endeavour to digest all comments and suggestions and reply soon. Thanks. I’ve been a member of the Australian Crossword Club … Continue reading

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The Stickler Weekly 175

Please read an important announcement before tackling this week’s crossword. 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 … Continue reading

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The Stickler Weekly 174 Solution

Please see separate post for this week’s cryptic comment. Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 SUSTAINING Work of a colourist outside America is holding up (10) STAINING outside US 6 AREA Art not fully funded by each territory (4) (AR)T … Continue reading

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