New York Times, Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Author: William I. Johnston
Editor: Will Shortz
William I. Johnston
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34 Missing: none – this is a pangram Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 15 for Mr. Johnston. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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© 2011, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Sum of opposites : ZERO
5. Send in, as payment : REMIT
10. Surmounting : ATOP
14. Tennis great Lendl : IVAN
15. Not just stirring : AWAKE
16. Dump water overboard : BAIL
17. Riviera city : NICE
18. Quaker State: Abbr. : PENNA
19. Grotesque : UGLY
20. Task that stands high on one's list : CLEARPRIORITY
23. It may be part of a pack : LIE
24. Bit of cyberchat shorthand : FWIW
25. Photo ___ : OPS
28. Show people to their seats, informally : USH
31. First Nations tribe : CREE
33. Little bump : NODULE
35. Agree verbally : SAYOK
37. Exam with a max. score of 180 : LSAT
39. "Dies ___" : IRAE
40. Words on a parental advisory label : EXPLICITCONTENT
43. Winter air : NOEL
44. Food stamp? : USDA
45. Basketball Hall-of-Famer Thomas : ISIAH
46. Mesmerized : ENRAPT
48. Return envelope, e.g.: Abbr. : ENCL
50. Quattro preceder : TRE
51. Cobb and others : TYS
52. Turnarounds, slangily : UIES
54. Corrida cry : OLE
56. Shiny shoe material : PATENTLEATHER
62. Campus area : QUAD
64. Buttinsky : PRIER
65. Brit of Fox News : HUME
66. Kitchenware brand : EKCO
67. Column order : IONIC
68. Slanted type: Abbr. : ITAL
69. Pretty low grades : DEES
70. "Family Ties" mother : ELYSE
71. Rabid dog in a Stephen King story : CUJO
1. 97.5% of a penny : ZINC
2. Diabolical : EVIL
3. Political contest : RACE
4. Center of the N.B.A. : ONEAL
5. Lil Wayne, for one : RAPPER
6. Common still-life subject : EWER
7. Expansionist doctrine : MANIFESTDESTINY
8. "No need to tell me" : IKNOW
9. Attack vigorously : TEARINTO
10. Touch : ABUT
11. Playground shout : TAGYOUREIT
12. Vinaigrette component : OIL
13. Practice, as a trade : PLY
21. Lake of "Hairspray" : RICKI
22. Pacific battle site, familiarly : IWO
26. Flat : PLANAR
27. Do a slow burn : SEETHE
28. Online newsgroup system : USENET
29. Leipzig's state : SAXONY
30. Four-dimensional realm : HYPERSPACE
32. Skull and Bones members : ELIS
34. Morse code for "sissies" : DITS
36. Ceramic vessel : OLLA
38. Open ___ of worms : ACAN
41. Adorable one : CUTIEPIE
42. Nabisco wafer : NILLA
47. Wall Street option : PUT
49. Strong-arm : COERCE
53. Register : ENROL
55. Set of principles : ETHIC
57. Commotions : ADOS
58. Island rings : LEIS
59. Rwandan group : HUTU
60. Key of Bach's second violin concerto: Abbr. : EMAJ
61. Employee's move, for short : RELO
62. Letters seen during proofreading? : QED
63. Island strings : UKE

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