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New York Times, Sunday, June 20, 2010

Author: Todd Gross and Ashish Vengsarkar
Editor: Will Shortz
Todd Gross
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 68 Missing: {QZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Gross. This is puzzle # 14 for Mr. Vengsarkar. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2010, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Out of fashion : PASSE
6. Trailer org.? : MPAA
10. C.I.A. director Panetta : LEON
14. Immerse : BATHE
19. Leave ___ (be permanently damaging) : ASCAR
20. "Ale" for the underaged : CANADADRY
22. Apple messaging software : ICHAT
23. "Carson's Successful Safari"? [Dalton Trumbo] : JOHNNYGOTHISGNU
25. New Hampshire's ___ State College : KEENE
26. Spanish liqueur : ANIS
27. Knoxville team, to fans : VOLS
28. Ralph Vaughan Williams's "___ Symphony" : ASEA
29. Care : MIND
30. ___ en place (putting in place: Fr.) : MISE
31. Lacto-___ : OVO
32. "Big Pile of Dirt"? [Charles Frazier] : CLODMOUNTAIN
36. Writer who wrote "A bear, however hard he tries, / Grows tubby without exercise" : AAMILNE
38. Rad : BOSS
39. Vet : EXGI
40. Brandy letters : VSO
41. Beyond belief : UNREAL
43. Whichever : ANY
44. Govt. instrument : TBILL
46. British coin discontinued in 1984 : HALFPENNY
50. Have no input? : FAST
52. Pupil cover : CORNEA
53. 2006 million-selling Andrea Bocelli album : AMORE
54. Presidential middle name : DELANO
56. Talk about it : TOPIC
57. French rail station : GARE
58. "Battle Backstabber"? [Sun Tzu] : THERATOFWAR
61. German quaff : BIER
64. Some receivers : ENDS
65. Scandinavian rug : RYA
66. Deli order : BLT
67. Get to : IRK
68. Port in the eastern Mediterranean : ACRE
69. Caustic soda, to a chemist : NAOH
70. "Secretive Student Monitor"? [John le Carré] : APREFECTSPY
73. Swelter : BOIL
74. Big lie : FABLE
76. Like racehorses, periodically : RESHOD
77. Soul singer Adams : OLETA
78. Verdi opera : ATTILA
80. Corp. V.I.P. : PRES
81. Came down : SOBEREDUP
84. "Toward Freedom" autobiographer : NEHRU
85. Not 85-Down : DIS
86. Hot ___ : TAMALE
87. Kicker's aid : TEE
88. Zip : ELAN
90. Main rat in "Ratatouille" : REMY
92. Letter of indictment? : SILENTC
97. "Endless Streams"? [David Foster Wallace] : INFINITEJETS
100. Deg. in biology or physics : BSC
101. Letters : MAIL
102. Superstar : IDOL
103. Election goal : SEAT
104. End of a boast : VICI
105. Central Sicily city : ENNA
106. Sits : IDLES
108. "Football Team Leaves L.A."? [Ernest Hemingway] : AFAREWELLTORAMS
111. Brother of Malcolm on "Malcolm in the Middle" : REESE
112. White House nickname : HONESTABE
113. Script : LINES
114. Three-piece parts : VESTS
115. Hot : IRED
116. Former Swedish P.M. Palme : OLOF
117. ___-Dale (1902 Kentucky Derby winner) : ALANA
1. ___ party : PAJAMA
2. Tone deafness : ASONIA
3. Division : SCHISM
4. Grandchild of Japanese immigrants : SANSEI
5. Coastal flier : ERN
6. Candidate with the slogan "Come home, America" : MCGOVERN
7. Film director Pier ___ Pasolini : PAOLO
8. Some soldiers : ANTS
9. Backrub response : AAH
10. Snares : LASSOS
11. Just beat : EDGED
12. Christmas ball, e.g. : ORNAMENT
13. Sch. where Ross teaches on "Friends" : NYU
14. Two-piece part : BIKINITOP
15. Not worth ___ : ACENT
16. "Renaissance College Girl"? [Dan Brown] : THEDAVINCICOED
17. Yangtze tributary : HAN
18. Somme summer : ETE
21. Cockpit features : DIALS
24. Batgirl player Craig : YVONNE
29. Puss : MUG
32. Spreadsheet feature: Abbr. : COL
33. ___-10 (acne medication) : OXY
34. Key : ISLE
35. The Big Easy, briefly : NOLA
37. Rapper Fiasco : LUPE
38. Company whose logo contains its name crossing itself : BAYER
42. Charm : ENDEAR
43. Since : ASOF
45. Venal : BRIBABLE
46. Tom ___, Vito's adopted son and consigliere in "The Godfather" : HAGEN
47. Appliance appellation : AMANA
48. "Head Secretary"? [William Golding] : LORDOFTHEFILES
49. You might step out to get some : FRESHAIR
50. Lean, as meat : FATLESS
51. How much you might kick it up? : ANOTCH
52. Like spoiled wine, say : CORKY
55. Chemistry class charge : LABFEE
56. Camping supply : TARP
58. Carefree syllables : TRALA
59. Oversell : HYPE
60. Sagacity : WISDOM
62. Verdi aria : ERITU
63. Pass again, in a race : RELAP
71. Muffs : ERRS
72. "Who's ___?" : TOSAY
75. Holier-than-thou types : BLUENOSES
77. ESPN's Hershiser : OREL
78. Start to freeze? : ANTI
79. 12-20 filler? : TEEN
80. Laments the loss of : PINESFOR
82. Low pitch indicator : BASSCLEF
83. Bring out : ELICIT
85. Not 85-Across : DAT
86. Corp. logos, e.g. : TMS
89. Start of many a rap moniker : LIL
90. Brought up : REARED
91. Ending with Rock : ETTES
93. "Bam!" blurter : EMERIL
94. "Hey Jude" sounds : NANANA
95. Dealers in metal goods : TINMEN
96. Minor-league category : CLASSA
98. To wit : IDEST
99. Astrologer Dixon : JEANE
100. Fictional hero in search of stolen treasure : BILBO
104. Osso buco, basically : VEAL
106. Record exec Gotti : IRV
107. Nearly failing : DEE
108. ___ tuna : AHI
109. GATT successor : WTO
110. Ending with Rock : OLA

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