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worths1 12-16-2012 05:19 AM

Unneeded clues
I don't get too hung up about times. Currently, I take extra time to complete puzzles because some have unneeded clues. It like to discover them. I skip the simple negative clues (e.g, Bill didn't leave at 6:00), fill in the rest and draw conclusions. I then look at the outstanding questions to see which of the remaining clues I need to use.

worths1 12-16-2012 12:00 PM

This is a first
I just completed a 4x4 in which I didn't need three of the clues. That was a first. This puzzle involved hospital bills, first names, nicknames and tourist spots.

No spoilers -- just a pick of the clues I skipped. (BTW, is there anyway to identify a puzzle by ID number?)


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