New York Times, Saturday, February 18, 2006

Author: Eric Berlin
Editor: Will Shortz
Eric Berlin
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 29 Missing: {QXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 24 for Mr. Berlin. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. 2005's "Bad News Bears" and the like : STUDIOREMAKES
14. Firm up-and-comers : JUNIORPARTNERS
15. Saw about frugality : WASTENOTWANTNOT
16. Wildcats' sch. : UNH
17. TV Guide listings: Abbr. : STNS
18. Johnny Cash's "___ Picture of Mother" : SENDA
19. Pauperize : RUIN
21. Resting places : SOFAS
24. They're game : DEER
25. Something rattled : SABER
27. Identi-Kit options : NOSES
29. Church with elders: Abbr. : LDS
30. Commander at the Alamo : TRAVIS
32. Brings in : REAPS
34. Modern inhabitants of ancient Aram : SYRIANS
36. Fast movement : ALLEGRO
40. Have bad posture : STOOP
42. Material for some sheets : SATEEN
43. Legal V.I.P.'s : AGS
46. "That's ___!" : AWRAP
48. Woman with une nièce : TANTE
49. It might be stuck to a dish : SOAP
51. Longtime first name in South Carolina politics : STROM
53. Peter Gunn's girlfriend : EDIE
54. Megalopolis with about 30 million people, for short : SOCAL
56. Pianist Maisenberg : OLEG
58. It may finish second : ARY
59. Realize there will be no resolution : AGREETODISAGREE
63. "Don't put words in my mouth" : YOUSAIDITNOTME
64. Not here : SOMEPLACEELSE
1. Place to get rolls : SUSHIBAR
2. Letters of discharge : TNT
3. Turnabouts, slangily : UIES
4. Proscriptions : DONTS
5. Like some transfers : IRONON
6. Picks : OPTSFOR
7. Damp and chilly : RAW
8. Great time : ERA
9. People may take a pass on them: Abbr. : MTNS
10. Chose to play : ANTED
11. Lab locale : KENNEL
12. Like badlands : ERODED
13. Cool red giants : SSTARS
14. When many resolutions are broken : JANUARY
15. Certain links : WURSTS
20. One of the Leeward Islands : NEVIS
22. Unable to get one's feet on the ground? : ASEA
23. Makes an impression on? : SEALS
26. It's twirled on a trail : RIATA
28. Smash production? : SPLAT
31. Puts one over on : SNOWS
33. Caterpillar features : SETAE
35. Breed : SORT
37. French copper : GENDARME
38. Many a senior : RETIREE
39. King of diamonds feature : ONEEYE
41. Like Mad : PARODIC
43. Tests : ASSAYS
44. Loving, as eyes : GOOGOO
45. Backbone part : SACRUM
47. Gentlemanly : POLITE
50. Bel ___ : PAESE
52. Intervening, legally : MESNE
55. Proceed impulsively : LEAP
57. Canterbury can : GAOL
60. Up to : TIL
61. Ladies' room : ODA
62. Some racecars : GTS

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