New York Times, Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Author: Ian Livengood
Editor: Will Shortz
Ian Livengood
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 14 for Mr. Livengood. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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Across Down
1. Some confessions : SINS
5. Quite : SUCH
9. Yearned (for) : ACHED
14. Economist Smith : ADAM
15. Arthur who often raised a racket : ASHE
16. Home to Bates College : MAINE
17. "Later" : CIAO
18. Fan sound : WHIR
19. Grain disease : ERGOT
20. *1982 hit by the Clash : ROCKTHECASBAH
23. 64-Across, for one : EMPEROR
24. "You are not!" retort : IAMTOO
27. "___ durn tootin'!" : YER
28. *1994 World Cup final site : ROSEBOWL
30. Cul-de-___ : SAC
33. Off-kilter : ASKEW
35. Part of A.D. : ANNO
36. Spanish uncle : TIO
37. *Fortuneteller's bit : TEALEAF
40. M.D.'s reading : EEG
41. Stuff to be loaded : AMMO
43. 1953 John Wayne film : HONDO
44. Teetotaling : DRY
45. *Popular drinking game : BEERPONG
48. Sounds of woe : OYS
50. Shut up : SEALED
51. Trapdoor concealer : AREARUG
55. Ordinary ... or what the beginning of the answer to each starred clue is? : GARDENVARIETY
58. Ritzy : SWANK
60. Cutting put-down : BARB
61. Salon employee : DYER
62. Taken for ___ : ARIDE
63. Blue shade : ANIL
64. Colossal statue outside ancient Rome's Colosseum : NERO
65. Church council : SYNOD
66. Big name in locks : YALE
67. Bogot√° bears : OSOS
1. "___ bleu!" : SACRE
2. Cut to the chase, say : IDIOM
3. Org. co-founded by W. E. B. Du Bois : NAACP
4. Bear with a hat : SMOKEY
5. Carpenter's aid : SAWHORSE
6. Program distributor : USHER
7. All the rage : CHIC
8. Goddess whose name is an anagram of her mother's : HERA
9. Single-celled creatures : AMEBAE
10. South-of-the-border cry : CARAMBA
11. Pretentious : HIGHTONED
12. Record producer Brian : ENO
13. Ford Field team, on scoreboards : DET
21. Pick up the tab : TREAT
22. Family nickname : SIS
25. One of the capitalist class : OWNER
26. Science : OLOGY
28. Register anew : RELOG
29. ___ Glendower, last Welshman to hold the title Prince of Wales : OWEN
30. Attempts : STABS
31. Singer Mann : AIMEE
32. "Huh?" : COMEAGAIN
34. France's Dominique Strauss-___ : KAHN
38. Eliciting an "aww," maybe : ADORABLE
39. Room with a closet, often : FOYER
42. Florida getaway locale : ORLANDO
46. Sat (up) : PERKED
47. Roulette bet : ODD
49. Declined : SAIDNO
51. Singer Lavigne : AVRIL
52. Spanish kings : REYES
53. In ___ (unborn) : UTERO
54. Sidewalk vendors' offerings : GYROS
56. Parent company of Shopping.com : EBAY
57. Grandma : NANA
58. An original member of the Star Alliance : SAS
59. Twisted : WRY

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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