New York Times, Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Author: Zhouqin Burnikel
Editor: Will Shortz
Zhouqin Burnikel
TotalDebutLatestCollabs
3211/13/20128/8/201614
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
41195210
ScrabbleRebusCirclePangram
1.56151

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {GQX} This is puzzle # 11 for Ms. Burnikel. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

Support XWord Info

Donation Amount

XWord Info is only possible when people like you choose to support it through donations.

Donate to get access to XWord Info for a year.

Benefits vary by donation level. Thank you!

Zhouqin Burnikel notes: This puzzle was accepted in August 2012. I was inspired by ELON MUSK, but could not make him work due to the short letter count.
Jeff Chen notes: A business-oriented puzzle, right up my alley. And specializing in entrepreneurs, even better! Back in 2002, I had the good fortune ... more
1
L
2
A
3
B
4
S
5
S
6
C
7
A
8
M
9
B
10
A
11
J
12
A
13
E
L
I
A
14
U
N
D
O
15
O
D
E
L
16
L
17
T
E
D
T
18
U
R
N
E
R
19
R
A
F
T
S
20
B
R
E
E
Z
E
21
O
22
V
E
R
F
E
D
23
E
O
N
24
B
C
25
E
26
S
I
D
E
B
27
D
E
A
R
28
E
D
O
29
E
30
T
31
S
32
Y
33
E
34
S
I
K
N
O
35
W
36
A
M
37
A
Z
O
N
38
S
T
A
R
39
S
E
40
A
41
S
O
F
A
42
E
N
M
E
43
S
44
H
45
B
R
46
E
47
A
K
S
U
P
48
R
A
W
49
C
A
50
P
51
M
V
P
S
52
A
53
E
R
I
E
54
S
O
P
55
A
56
L
57
E
58
W
59
A
L
M
A
R
T
60
L
L
61
A
M
A
S
62
O
N
T
O
P
63
S
64
T
65
E
V
E
J
O
B
S
66
E
N
O
T
E
67
I
O
N
E
68
A
R
E
A
69
O
N
E
S
70
T
O
T
S
71
R
E
L
Y
© 2014, The New York TimesNo. 23,625
Across Down
1. Test runners : LABS
5. Many a carnival game : SCAM
9. Lower California, informally : BAJA
13. "Splendor in the Grass" director Kazan : ELIA
14. "Changed my mind" computer command : UNDO
15. "Entertainment Tonight" host Nancy : ODELL
17. Founder of 6-Down : TEDTURNER
19. Loads and loads : RAFTS
20. Relief on a hot day : BREEZE
21. Stuffed : OVERFED
23. Near eternity : EON
24. Pre-A.D. : BCE
26. Hit back? : SIDEB
27. Precious : DEAR
28. Old name for Tokyo : EDO
29. Aliens, for short : ETS
32. "That's not news to me" : YESIKNOW
36. World's largest online retailer : AMAZON
38. Macy's symbol : STAR
39. Word after Dead or Red : SEA
41. Seat with cushions : SOFA
42. Get tangled : ENMESH
45. Splits, as a couple : BREAKSUP
48. Uncooked : RAW
49. Where to find a soft drink's promotional code : CAP
51. End-of-season honorees, for short : MVPS
52. Hawk's home : AERIE
54. Soak up, as gravy : SOP
55. Pub draught : ALE
58. World's biggest private employer : WALMART
60. Andean ruminants : LLAMAS
62. Winning : ONTOP
63. Founder of 47-Down : STEVEJOBS
66. Cybermemo : ENOTE
67. Skye of "Say Anything ..." : IONE
68. Domain : AREA
69. Many bills in tip jars : ONES
70. Pre-K enrollees : TOTS
71. Fall back (on) : RELY
1. Ignored : LETBE
2. Olds of old : ALERO
3. Obama's veep : BIDEN
4. Fill to the gills : SATE
5. "No prob" : SURECAN
6. World's most widely distributed syndicated news service : CNN
7. Suffix with lemon : ADE
8. Down in the mouth : MOROSE
9. Cause of yawning : BOREDOM
10. On ___ (how some pranks are done) : ADARE
11. Founder of 36-Across : JEFFBEZOS
12. Old one, in German : ALTE
16. One may trip on it : LSD
18. Turkic tongue : UZBEK
22. "Livin' La ___ Loca" : VIDA
25. Lover of Psyche : EROS
27. Critical : DIRE
30. Pretty tasteless food : TOFU
31. Lose it : SNAP
32. River through Flanders : YSER
33. Italian hothead? : ETNA
34. Founder of 58-Across : SAMWALTON
35. Fly trap : WEB
37. Pops, as the question : ASKS
40. Combat supplies : ARMS
43. Just gets (by) : SCRAPES
44. Eyelash, e.g. : HAIR
46. Slowly changes : EVOLVES
47. "World's most admired company," per Fortune : APPLE
50. Look after a neighbor's dog, say : PETSIT
53. Ham it up : EMOTE
55. Love, to Valentino : AMORE
56. Valentino, e.g. : LABEL
57. Op-ed piece : ESSAY
58. "___ unto him ..." : WOE
59. A.D. part : ANNO
61. Slightly open : AJAR
64. Overly : TOO
65. M.D. specialty : ENT

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

Previous puzzle | Next puzzle