Rattling through various things this Easter weekend, not least the Apex results, scheduled to come out Tuesday evening Wellington time (or perhaps Wednesday, depending on how much time I want to leave after posting the ordinary mail ones). Meanwhile the Apex 2014 puzzle itself should appear on the site on the weekend of 16 May, and you’ll be able to see why there was a degree of wailing and gnashing of teeth over the word to be clued.
Wailing and gnashing of teeth? Ah yes, UK election time, I believe. The quote in this update’s puzzle was therefore irresistible.