Fraser Simpson

Fraser Simpson creates the Political Puzzler for The American Prospect.

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Between The Covers

ACROSS: 1 off ice; 4 sh(r)ift; 8 to(te ba)g (abet rev.); 10 refer (palindrome); 11 ad(h)oc (coda rev.); 12 u + pended; 13 treadmill (anag.); 17 termini (anag.); 19 newel (hidden); 21 knell (nell hom.); 22 tizzies (hidden on outside); 23 resume (2 defs.); 24 edit(o)r (tired anag.) DOWN: 1 outla + w (a lout anag.); 2 f + etch; 3 cu(bic + l)e; 5 horde (hoard hom.); 6 in + fidel; 7 t(i)rade; 9 g + rundyist (industry anag.); 13 tar + gets; 14 (un)ionized; 15 stoker (anag.); 16 closer (2 defs.); 18 i + slam; 20 waist (anag.) Answers will be provided in the next issue and posted on our Web site, www.prospect.org , by July 17. For a Solver's Guide, send an SASE to Solver's Guide, P.O. Box 772, Boston, MA 02102-0772. class="nonprinting">

Solutions to "Primary Colors" (Feb 14, 2000)

ACROSS: 1 D(UP)ON + T; 4 CA + U(CU)S; 8 A + BET + TED; 10 DONNA (anag.) ; 11 ELDER (2 defs.) ; 12 M(A + NH)OOD; 13 RELOCATED (anag.); 17 A + LAB + AMA; 19 O + R + BIT; 21 RUIN + G; 22 SE(G-MEN)T; 23 LYNDON (hidden); 24 A(S)IDES DOWN: 1 D + IADEM (media anag.); 2 P + LEAD; 3 NATURAL (anag.); 5 ARDEN (anag.); 6 CON + CORD; 7 S(CAL)DS; 9 D(EMOC)RATS (come rev.); 13 RE(A + L)IGN; 14 T(SONG)AS (sat rev.); 15 PAT + ROL(e); 16 STATES (2 defs.); 18 ANGLO (first letters); 20 B + READ

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