New York Times, Friday, November 10, 2006

Author: Lynn Lempel
Editor: Will Shortz
Lynn Lempel
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 27 Missing: {QVZ} This is puzzle # 22 for Ms. Lempel. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Emotional mess : BASKETCASE
11. Like Manhattan's G.E. Building : DECO
15. Cause of a split decision? : OTHERWOMAN
16. 2003 and '05 A.L. M.V.P. : AROD
17. Process of elimination? : GARAGESALE
18. Race car driver Ricky a k a Iron Man : RUDD
19. Let go : AXE
20. Big shakeup? : SEISM
21. Diaper bag supply : WIPES
22. Clears : RIDS
24. First name in comedy and conga lines : DESI
25. One way to be divided : INTWO
26. Real shocker : TASER
28. Propels : SENDS
30. Big game org. : IOC
31. Novelist Arundhati ___ : ROY
33. Assignments done in class : SEATWORK
35. Standard operating procedure? : SCRUBUP
39. Wounds : OFFENDS
40. Evidence tester : CRIMELAB
42. Clunker at sea : TUB
43. Nutty Nickelodeon character : REN
44. Court star who won bronze at the Sydney Olympics : SELES
46. Do not disturb : LETBE
50. ___-American : ANGLO
52. Remembered family member? : MAMA
54. Streamlet : RILL
55. Back, in a way : BETON
56. Drift : TREND
58. "Gnarly!" : RAD
59. Modern journal : BLOG
60. Token taker : ARCADEGAME
62. Siberian river : LENA
63. Column reply opener : DEARREADER
64. Place of temptation : EDEN
65. Glitterati : JETSETTERS
1. American Film Institute's "greatest male star of all time" : BOGART
2. Loss of muscle coordination : ATAXIA
3. Particles : SHREDS
4. Mauna ___ : KEA
5. Newton-meter divisions : ERGS
6. "Ring" leader : TWEED
7. Some knitted pieces, in Britain : COSIES
8. Gets together : AMASSES
9. Otto Preminger directed him in "Exodus" : SALMINEO
10. Pilothouse abbr. : ENE
11. "18 Yellow Roses" singer, 1963 : DARIN
12. Dermatological problem : ERUPTION
13. It may not mean what you think : CODEWORD
14. Matchless attire? : ODDSOCKS
21. Pensive : WISTFUL
23. Infection injection : SERUM
27. Emperor Jones portrayer : ROBESON
29. Touched : DAFT
32. Kind of log : YULE
34. Composer of the opera "Euryanthe" : WEBER
35. Where you might get a word in edgewise : SCRABBLE
36. Having gaps in the top, as a castle wall : CRENELED
37. Cell phone selection : RINGTONE
38. Spot for a date : PALMTREE
41. Fierce fighter : BEARCAT
45. Slide preparations : SMEARS
47. Oratorical outburst : TIRADE
48. Plaintiff, e.g. : BLAMER
49. Experienced advice-givers : ELDERS
51. Canada's highest peak : LOGAN
53. Surrealist Breton : ANDRE
57. Outdoor bite preventer : DEET
60. Dictionary abbr. : ADJ
61. Piece of a hood? : GAT

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