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Joel Fagliano
Joel Fagliano

NY Times, Sun, Dec 20, 2015 PUNS AND ANAGRAMS

Author:Joel Fagliano
Editor:Will Shortz
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: , Blocks: 28, Across Lite
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© 2015, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Online photo of giant rams : INSTAGRAM
10. Could Gore dig it? : CANAL
15. Nothing that can rotate : NOTATRACE
16. Computers used in a big-screen theater : IMACS
17. SUR + ES : SURPLUSES
18. Become crazy about dogma : GOMAD
19. Composer who gives 80% : IVES
20. Show host in an equilateral rectangle : MCSQUARED
22. Poor grade indeed : DEE
23. Where some people aah, initially : SPA
24. Like a nude art film, often : UNRATED
26. Like a hearty meat entree : EATEN
28. Cali flock member : LAIC
30. Description of a lackluster meal : LAME
31. Uses excess area in England : SUSSEX
33. Horse's earring : STUD
35. Where to hear Jim working out : GYM
36. What might serve a feta rice dish : CAFETERIA
39. Shrink, as Jeb Bush's core : EBB
42. Unit for Loki : KILO
43. Accepts tinsel : LETSIN
47. Pert college athlete : TERP
49. Choose one: L D : LORD
51. Where no wet people live, quaintly : TOWNE
52. Listen to Kesey or Burns : HEARKEN
54. #6, #8 and #3 on the masthead : EDS
56. Summer setting for Ted: Abbr. : EDT
57. Movie studio that got "Aliens" : LIONSGATE
59. Newbie with one fan : NAIF
60. Blob I identified as a hobbit : BILBO
61. Like a can-do tale : ANECDOTAL
63. Intel on a place to moor : INLET
64. Conductor whose name contains "I" : TOSCANINI
65. Eden's requirements : NEEDS
66. Concern for heirs in most of Texas state : ESTATETAX
1. Stuff in Desi's guts : INSIDES
2. Modern French to use on Eva : NOUVEAU
3. Model T's steer down them : STREETS
4. Spat up : TAPS
5. It borders Lat. America : ATL
6. $1,000 beef cut : GRUMP
7. Clara's little imp : RASCAL
8. Foursome in a case of cards : ACES
9. Barbecue flavoring that quiets me down : MESQUITE
10. Stogie for Craig : CIGAR
11. Spoken test in the morning : AMORAL
12. ID checked by a gateman : NAMETAG
13. School entered when the day came to enroll : ACADEMY
14. Drug for DSL users : LSD
21. Web address for the Tar Heels : UNCURL
23. Move like a snake in the grass : SNEAK
25. Supporter of government med. programs, often : DEM
27. Lead-in to ape : ESC
29. Place in New York City to roast : ASTOR
32. Things labeled .txt or .docx : XFILES
34. Edits to a weight-loss book : DIETS
37. Where to enter a North Carolina university : ELONGATE
38. Pot's end : ATO
39. The old verb suffix : ETH
40. B B B B B B B B : BEELINE
41. The blind make liberal use of it : BRAILLE
44. Worry about what wits eat : SWEATIT
45. It's an aid in the Midwest : INDIANA
46. Streaming service with nearly all of next film : NETFLIX
48. One side of a mattress debate : PROBED
50. What de students study for : DETEST
53. Have-___ (people whose shoelaces are tangled) : KNOTS
55. ___ cards (funny employees of a record label) : DECCA
58. Parts of rainbows that aren't odd : ANOS
59. How many people a nun can marry : NONE
60. Receptacle for a nib : BIN
62. "Is ___ a base?" (slangy question for a computer scientist) : DAT

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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