New York Times, Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Author: Susan Gelfand
Editor: Will Shortz
Susan Gelfand
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {QZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 11 for Ms. Gelfand. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

Susan Gelfand notes: I began this crossword by coming up with the revealer, ALL THE TRIMMINGS. Initially, I intended to use words associated with a ... more
Jeff Chen notes: Such strong theme answers today. LUNATIC FRINGE is one of my favorite answers in recent memory; a joy to uncover. And there's not ... more
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Across Down
1. Big A.T.M. maker : NCR
4. Part of TWA : TRANS
9. One turning to enter? : SCREW
14. "Now I get it!" : AHA
15. One of Santa's reindeer : VIXEN
16. Serengeti scavenger : HYENA
17. Brand with the tagline "Established in Milwaukee 1844" : PABSTBLUERIBBON
20. Glowing coal : EMBER
21. Roi's wife : REINE
22. Part of the back : SPINALCORD
25. They precede sigmas : RHOS
29. Vote of support : YEA
30. Garden of Eden creature : SERPENT
32. Prez on a penny : ABE
35. ___-mo : SLO
37. Big and cumbersome : BULKY
38. Extremist group : LUNATICFRINGE
42. Best friend of Thomas the Tank Engine : PERCY
43. Election day: Abbr. : TUE
44. Mary ___ cosmetics : KAY
45. Local's counterpart : EXPRESS
48. Triangular sail : JIB
50. Hardly brow-furrowing : EASY
51. Deli counter cheese brand : ALPINELACE
57. Hero of New Orleans : POBOY
59. Aquafina competitor : EVIAN
60. What Thanksgiving turkey may come with ... as suggested by parts of 17-, 22-, 38- and 51-Across? : ALLTHETRIMMINGS
65. Tricks : RUSES
66. Therefore : HENCE
67. Nat ___ (cable channel) : GEO
68. Bub : KIDDO
69. Relatively cool red giant : SSTAR
70. Mess up : ERR
1. Pickup sites? : NAPES
2. Titleholder : CHAMP
3. Temple teacher : RABBI
4. Couch potato's table : TVTRAY
5. Josh : RIB
6. Rock's ___ Rose : AXL
7. Prefix with surgeon : NEURO
8. Dirty looks : SNEERS
9. A guard may protect it : SHIN
10. Science fiction subgenre : CYBERPUNK
11. Yank's foe : REB
12. Brian who pioneered in ambient music : ENO
13. Lacking color : WAN
18. D.C. V.I.P. : SEN
19. Hitchhiker's need : RIDE
23. In case that : LEST
24. Colombian city : CALI
26. Wyeth subject : HELGA
27. Pleasant to the ear, say : ONKEY
28. Pig's place : STY
31. M.L.B. stat : RBI
32. Vega of "Spy Kids" : ALEXA
33. Pats on the back, maybe : BURPS
34. Unreadable without a key : ENCRYPTED
36. Big campaign mo. : OCT
39. Vote of support : AYE
40. Honshu peak : FUJI
41. Derby strap : REIN
42. Second of April? : PEE
46. Kemo ___ : SABE
47. Sluggish creatures : SLOTHS
49. 3 or 5 Series car, in slang : BEEMER
52. Combustible heaps : PYRES
53. Early year in Nero's reign : LVI
54. Former Celtic Danny : AINGE
55. 54-Down was one : CAGER
56. Belgian painter James : ENSOR
58. Very : OHSO
60. Ship in a 2014 Russell Crowe film : ARK
61. Him: Fr. : LUI
62. Acid : LSD
63. Acct. earnings : INT
64. Longtime record label : MCA

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