New York Times, Saturday, February 23, 2008

Author: Barry C. Silk
Editor: Will Shortz
Barry C. Silk
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 30 Missing: none – this is a pangram Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 20 for Mr. Silk. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2008, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Lard source : FATBACK
8. Service with a queue : NETFLIX
15. G.P.S. receiver display : AREAMAP
16. Explanatory tool : ANALOGY
17. Uses a certain iron : SOLDERS
18. Ousting : REMOVAL
19. What flamingos often stand on : ONELEG
20. Reunion moniker : SIS
21. Vision de nuit : REVE
22. They travel by air : AROMAS
24. Part of some Muslim households : HAREM
25. Ltr. recipient pinpointer : ATTN
28. Candidate supporter, briefly : PAC
29. First to be admitted?: Abbr. : DEL
30. Frequent business traveler : ROADWARRIOR
33. Flow stopper : JAM
36. One who didn't say no? : CONSENTINGADULT
38. Abbr. in some city names : HTS
39. They hang from the roof : STALACTITES
40. Indications of good bowling : XES
41. ___ Beach, Hawaii : EWA
42. What's left : REST
43. Home to Al Jazeera : QATAR
46. "Oh, right" : IGETIT
48. ___-Ude (Russian city on the Trans-Siberian Railroad) : ULAN
49. Game intro? : PRE
50. Trust : CARTEL
54. An ace is a good one : AVIATOR
56. Chin-wag : SHMOOZE
57. County west of Dublin : KILDARE
58. Some oilseeds : SESAMES
59. Subsequent : ENSUING
60. Things that wear well? : ERODERS
1. Burkina ___ : FASO
2. "East of Eden" twin : ARON
3. MTV segment? : TELE
4. South Dakota's ___ National Park : BADLANDS
5. Robed ruler: Var. : AMEER
6. Wear for rough outdoor activities : CARGOPANTS
7. Some G.I. duties : KPS
8. Nostril : NARIS
9. Chemical endings : ENES
10. Laddie's lid : TAM
11. Like some prints : FLORAL
12. Gallant : LOVER
13. Donation declaration : IGAVE
14. Botanical nutrient conductor : XYLEM
20. Profanity : SACRILEGE
23. Atlanta commuting option : MARTA
24. Afghan province or its capital : HERAT
25. Mischievous : ARCH
26. Sound of impatience : TOOT
27. Some vacationers' acquisitions : TANS
29. One who might pick up toys : DOGCATCHER
31. River formed by the junction of the Fulda and Werra : WESER
32. Amazed : INAWE
33. Cordage material : JUTE
34. Potent round : ALES
35. ___ Helens : MTST
37. Where you might get into a rut : DIRTROAD
40. Exotic estate : XANADU
43. Faultfinder's concern? : QUAKE
44. Gridder Harper : ALVIN
45. Heads-down view : TAILS
46. Like some bad goods: Abbr. : IRREG
47. "___ sorry!" : IAMSO
49. Feelthy stuff : PORN
51. Space hog in a library : TOME
52. Israel's Weizman : EZER
53. Much ___ : LESS
55. Sea bream, in a sushi bar : TAI
56. Birmingham-to-Montgomery dir. : SSE

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