New York Times, Saturday, June 12, 2010

Author: Joe DiPietro
Editor: Will Shortz
Joe DiPietro
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 66, Blocks: 32 Missing: {JQVZ} This is puzzle # 102 for Mr. DiPietro. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2010, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Red guards? : BEEFEATERS
11. Let go : FIRE
15. Corporate giant based in Irving, Tex. : EXXONMOBIL
16. Pallid : ASHY
17. Much-thanked group : THEACADEMY
18. "That's ___" : LIFE
19. Sitcom character who said "Not many people know this, but I happen to be famous" : SAMMALONE
20. Promising site : ALTAR
21. Aid, to Eliza Doolittle : ELP
22. Tony's consigliere, familiarly, on "The Sopranos" : SIL
23. Tell : SNITCH
24. "Not ___" : YET
25. A throne has one : HEIR
27. Form of government : POLITY
28. 1994 Kathleen Turner movie : SERIALMOM
30. One with an M. : MME
33. First N.F.L. player to record 100 receptions in a season : ARTMONK
35. Homophone of 25-Across : ERE
36. "Love Is the Drug" group, 1976 : ROXYMUSIC
38. Really enjoying something : INTOIT
39. Certain match results : TKOS
42. Club wielder's club: Abbr. : PGA
45. Bars under cars : STRUTS
46. 47-Across hire : CPA
47. See 46-Across : IRS
48. Short-billed rail : CRAKE
49. Stephen King novel : SALEMSLOT
52. Astronomical unit : AEON
53. Was on a treadmill : RANINPLACE
54. Electronic product sensation of 2005 : NANO
55. "I don't have time to answer you" : ASKMELATER
56. Bunch : SLEW
57. Miller Park squad : THEBREWERS
1. Fashion designer Johnson : BETSEY
2. Release : EXHALE
3. Release : EXEMPT
4. Bud head : FOAM
5. Convert at Barclays, say : ENCASH
6. Norwegian novelist/feminist ___ Skram : AMALIE
7. Things that get longer and longer for procrastinators : TODOLISTS
8. Irving Bacheller's "___ Holden" : EBEN
9. Natural coat : RIME
10. Sneaking : SLY
11. Become sick : FALLILL
12. "Now?" : ISITTIME
13. Typing concern : RHFACTOR
14. Wood for food, maybe : EYERHYME
20. Strong as ___ : ANOAK
23. Electron property : SPIN
26. Invoice word : REMIT
29. Do some scaling : ROCKCLIMB
30. Diagnostic aids : MRISCANS
31. City originally called Ville-Marie : MONTREAL
32. Spare : EXTRAONE
33. Somewhat : AMITE
34. Furrows : RUTS
37. "The more I think about it ..." : YOUKNOW
40. Kitchen drawer item : OPENER
41. Try : SAMPLE
42. Steiger's "Jesus of Nazareth" role : PILATE
43. One who's happy when his stock goes down? : GROCER
44. Goldilocks and others : ASTERS
49. One might say "Nevada" in Las Vegas : SASH
50. Huber of women's tennis : ANKE
51. Barbecue offering : SLAW
53. Not a good confidant : RAT

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