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No. 666 by Cyclops
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Across
6 Trump's final official abode and term of office (10)
8/14 US president, daily rumour-spreader (4,9)
10 Corbyn's end in last catastrophic dip (5)
11 Spoiler ad about what British politics has become? (9)
12 Declare Trump to some extent a red! (6)
13/7 Sinner messed around with user interface, which gave Trump an advantage? (7,12)
15 Powerless Lords member? That is sinister (5)
16/27 Exercise by party political leaders followed by rough stimulant (3,4)
18 Jewish leader's talk – take time off (5)
20 Arse whipped with net – very serious (7)
23 Commons staff guzzling large one for spite (6)
25 Not a Boris-like quality, taking refreshment in centre ground (9)
26 Knocking back the drink, work as a writer of tales (5)
27 See 16ac.
28 Ned free to wallow in booze – the first step to Brexit? (10)

Down
1 Extreme Tory starts interrupting complainant, a dealer (8)
2 To maintain an erection, be persistent (4,2,2)
3 Eye-related article, in colour, about ditching Boris's no. 2 (6)
4 Dish up, um ... foul lies (6)
5 How to turn Brown with mug's story (9)
6 Press turn up, say nothing (4)
7 See 13ac.
9 "Crowd let loose" communiqué (5,7)
14 See 8ac.
17 Spoilt politician, before entering House (8)
19 Sick, bad Farage finally lost seat (8)
21 Arse let mobile be a source of empty talk (6)
22 Incapable Brown kick-started Miliband? (6)
24 Second one to intercept Boris's junk email (4)


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