At 10:07 on 01 Dec 2009, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote:
I don't have access to any interesting newspaper crosswords on
as I live outside the distribution area of the English-language
press. In any case, some NYT clues are impossible without
encyclopedic knowledge of American sports teams and personalities, so
Google is a requirement "in extremis".
FYI, the Guardian crosswords are free online in a Java applet.