New York Times, Saturday, August 27, 2011

Author: Ashton Anderson
Editor: Will Shortz
Ashton Anderson
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 27 Missing: {JZ} This is puzzle # 5 for Mr. Anderson. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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© 2011, The New York TimesNo. 22,572
Across Down
1. It may be seen in a 3-Down picture : SEXCAPADE
10. Times up? : HIGHS
15. Like bending over backward : ACROBATIC
16. Lowest deck on a ship : ORLOP
17. Feign concurrence : PLAYALONG
18. Words of concurrence : SOAMI
19. Bit of consolation : PAT
20. Google rival : BING
21. Scriveners : PENMEN
22. Yesterday, to Yvette : HIER
24. "Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C." star : NABORS
26. Their lines have ties: Abbr. : RRS
27. It's taken while waiting : ORDER
29. "Le Roi d'Ys" composer : LALO
30. Lumpkin : LOUT
31. Bible supporter, often : PEW
33. One may be suckered : TENTACLE
35. Hedonist's opposite : ASCETIC
39. Unwanted tail? : STALKER
40. Black-and-white : SQUADCAR
42. W.W. II agcy. : OPA
43. Bottom of the ocean? : HULL
44. Group sharing a coat of arms : CLAN
46. Feeds on the farm, maybe : SLOPS
50. Offensive time? : TET
51. City that lost its "tallest building" distinction in 2007 : TAIPEI
53. Not apart, in scores : ADUE
54. Club alternative : REUBEN
56. ID figures : SSNS
58. ID issuer : DMV
59. Match : AGREE
60. "Let's roll!" : ITSGOTIME
62. Long : YEARN
63. Very close game, e.g. : NAILBITER
64. Bloody Sunday march site : SELMA
65. Like some skiing and swimming : FREESTYLE
1. "The tenth Muse," per Plato : SAPPHO
2. Oblong temptation : ECLAIR
3. Beyond suggestive : XRATED
4. Far from forward : COY
5. Quatrain scheme : ABAB
6. Author of "America by Heart" : PALIN
7. Missing a key? : ATONAL
8. Dope : DINGBAT
9. Lines coming from the heart, briefly? : ECG
10. Gardeners' aids : HOSES
11. One letting off steam : IRON
12. 1970s music genre : GLAMROCK
13. What the Faroe Islands were granted in 1948 : HOMERULE
14. Frumpy loner, stereotypically : SPINSTER
21. "Now!" : PRONTO
23. Undo : REPEAL
25. Accented cries : OLES
28. Out of practice?: Abbr. : RETD
30. Line forgetter's substitute : LALALA
32. Magick worker : WICCAN
34. It causes lights to go out : TAPS
35. Camels' resting places : ASHTRAYS
36. Sponge alternative : SQUEEGEE
37. Kind of awareness : CULTURAL
38. Title locale in a 1998 Notorious B.I.G. hit : CALI
41. The Notorious B.I.G., e.g. : RAPSTAR
45. Tabloid nickname : NESSIE
47. Ripley's love : ODDITY
48. Pound : PUMMEL
49. Very bad : SEVERE
51. Singer ___ Marie : TEENA
52. Fireplace : INGLE
55. Shoulder : BERM
57. Displays disconsolation : SOBS
60. Like Beethoven's Sixth : INF
61. Black-throated ___ : TIT

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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