NY Times, Sun, Jun 01, 2008 CRYPTIC CROSSWORD

Author:Fraser Simpson
Editor:Will Shortz
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: , Blocks: 67, Across Lite

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© 2008, The New York Times
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1. Crazy hosts so like the Shriners (7) : MASONIC
5. Uses iodine in some computers (7) : APPLIES
9. Darn, I mistakenly let out the water (5) : DRAIN
10. Found in bureau near the door (9) : UNEARTHED
11. Desperate French caper (7) : FRANTIC
12. Customarily never shows Ms. Monroe (7) : MARILYN
13. Power chosen by Rhode Island metropolis (11) : ELECTRICITY
18. Considered sandwich seller reprimanded (11) : DELIBERATED
21. Waste a sporting award (7) : ATROPHY
23. The lining irritated? Hah! (2,5) : SOTHERE
25. Discount stocks for unprincipled person (9) : REPROBATE
26. Wow — a labyrinth (5) : AMAZE
27. Facilitates reciting a chapter in a dermatology text? (7) : ASSISTS
28. F.B.I. agents infiltrating prepared division (7) : SEGMENT
1. Corrected overdose if I brought in medication (8) : MODIFIED
2. Crystal gazer describes distant sailor (8) : SEAFARER
3. Nine musicians, not one on time (5) : NONET
4. English prime minister ailing after religious service (9) : CHURCHILL
5. Varsity players had breakfast in the morning (1-4) : ATEAM
6. Actor Cole harbors not much hope (9) : PORTRAYER
7. Ugly alien has head of household take a breath (6) : INHALE
8. Pair of seats in Parisian cars (6) : SEDANS
14. Remaining water vessel possibly cut up (4,5) : TIDEPOOLS
15. Bank's site reorganized work to be completed (2-7) : INBASKETS
16. See great new way to travel cheaply (8) : STEERAGE
17. Announcement at this spot by New Testament disciple (8) : ADHERENT
19. Research center considering a tar pit locale (2,4) : LABREA
20. Doctor spread curtains (6) : DRAPES
22. Remain repulsed about eastern poet (5) : YEATS
24. Country music may have this sharpness about Pres. Bush (5) : TWANG

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

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