New York Times, Thursday, March 25, 2010

Author: Dan Naddor
Editor: Will Shortz
Dan Naddor
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 32 Missing: {JKQXZ} Spans: 3 Featured Will Shortz favorite This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Naddor. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Kobe Bryant's team, on scoreboards : LAL
4. Boxing champ Hector : CAMACHO
11. Earlier : AGO
14. Near East honorific : AGA
15. Like boot camp vis-à-vis day camp : HARSHER
16. Annihilate, with "down" : MOW
17. Odd sign at a Michelin dealership? : BLOWOUTTIRESALE
20. Roast, e.g. : FETE
21. In agreement with the group : ONBOARD
22. Photography pioneer : EASTMAN
26. Goes after : ASSAILS
28. Part of an academic title : EMERITUS
30. ___ cheese : BLEU
31. The Black Stallion and others : ARABIANS
35. Choreographer Lubovitch : LAR
36. Odd sign at Victoria's Secret? : LINGERIEHALFOFF
40. Carrier to Tokyo : ANA
41. Shortcut, perhaps : DIAGONAL
42. Computer innards, for short : CPUS
44. Issues : EMANATES
48. Like slow students, sometimes : TUTORED
52. Summerlike : ESTIVAL
53. Kind of disorder : BIPOLAR
55. Alphabet string : RSTU
56. Odd sign at Men's Wearhouse? : ALLSUITSSLASHED
60. Sch. in Brooklyn, N.Y. : LIU
61. ABC daytime staple since 1997 : THEVIEW
62. U.R.L. ending : ORG
63. Program holders : PCS
64. Extra : SURPLUS
65. ___ Accord (1998 Mideast peace agreement) : WYE
1. Physical expense : LABFEE
2. Radiant : AGLEAM
3. Who wrote "He who does not trust enough will not be trusted" : LAOTSE
4. Comedian Margaret : CHO
5. Jr. Olympics sponsor : AAU
6. "The A-Team" muscleman : MRT
7. Concerning : ASTO
8. Popular wedding gift : CHINA
9. Tea flavorings : HERBS
10. Sandwiches for dessert : OREOS
11. Panhandle city : AMARILLO
12. Bookbinding decoration : GOLDLEAF
13. Get behind : OWE
18. Symbol of limpness : WETRAG
19. Car whose name is an acronym : SAAB
23. Stuck : MIRED
24. ___ 2600 : ATARI
25. Nile Valley region : NUBIA
27. Roar producer : SURF
29. More than a raid : SIEGE
32. "Oh, give me ___ ..." : AHOME
33. Frequent spoilers : NANAS
34. Grade : SLANT
36. Milk: Prefix : LACT
37. For everyone to see : INPUBLIC
38. Spiral-shelled creature : NAUTILUS
39. Talents : FLAIRS
43. Soaks (up) : SOPS
45. 61-Across, e.g. : TVSHOW
46. Bistro : EATERY
47. Gunk : SLUDGE
49. One-sided contests : ROUTS
50. Electrical pioneer Thomson : ELIHU
51. Antique dealer, at times : DATER
54. Answer : RSVP
56. Frequent Winter Olympics site : ALP
57. The "S" in 54-Down : SIL
58. Romanian currency : LEU
59. Jimmy Stewart syllables : AWS

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