MIXED FEELINGS

New York Times, Sunday, March 30, 2008

Author: Paula Gamache
Editor: Will Shortz
Paula Gamache
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 74 Missing: {JWZ} This is puzzle # 31 for Ms. Gamache. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Lively, in mus. : ANIM
5. 101, in a course name : BASIC
10. "Little ___ in Slumberland" (pioneering comic strip) : NEMO
14. One on two feet : BIPED
19. Literature Nobelist Morrison : TONI
20. Word on a wanted poster : ALIAS
21. He's seen on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel : ADAM
22. Serengeti grazer : ELAND
23. Pedicurist's need : TOENAILCLIPPERS
26. Antics : DIDOS
27. Zingers : INSULTS
28. Toot one's horn : HONK
29. Scrooge's nephew in "A Christmas Carol" : FRED
30. Wearer of uniform #37, retired by both the Yankees and the Mets : CASEYSTENGEL
34. Entered pompously : STRODEIN
38. Clears : NETS
39. Relating to flight technology : AVIONIC
41. Carnival site : RIO
42. "Inka Dinka ___" : DOO
43. Close overlapping of fugue voices : STRETTO
45. Prince ___, Eddie Murphy film role : AKEEM
47. Caboose, e.g. : END
48. Frolicking : ATPLAY
52. Whispering party game : TELEPHONE
54. Vardalos of the screen : NIA
55. Diva's delivery : ARIA
56. Holiday celebrating deliverance from Haman : PURIM
59. Narrow inlet : RIA
60. Textile factory fixture : DYEVAT
62. ___ fide : BONA
63. Lingo suffix : ESE
64. Unfortunate development : PITY
65. Bone-dry : SERE
66. Divider of wedding guests : AISLE
68. Champion figure skater Irina : SLUTSKAYA
72. Leaves for lunch? : SALAD
75. Author Janowitz : TAMA
77. Professor 'iggins : ENRY
78. Picassos and Pissarros : ART
80. 55-Across, e.g. : SOLO
81. Bewitched : ENRAPT
83. Penlight battery size : AAA
84. ___ radiation : GAMMA
86. DeMille output : EPIC
87. Early millennium year : MII
88. Manual transmission position : THIRDGEAR
91. French dome toppers : BERETS
93. Big shot after making a big shot, maybe: Abbr. : MVP
94. Kind of question : YESNO
95. Peter Shaffer play based on the lives of Mozart and Salieri : AMADEUS
98. "___-haw!" : YEE
99. Make haste : HIE
100. Like sugar vis-à-vis Equal : NATURAL
102. H.S. subject : HIST
106. Heartbreaking situations : SADCASES
109. Kitchen implement used with a little muscle : POTATOMASHER
112. In the mail : SENT
113. K.G.B. predecessor : OGPU
115. Popular Toyota : COROLLA
116. Users of 118-Across : SQUAD
118. Bats, balls, gloves, etc. : SPORTSEQUIPMENT
122. False appearance : GUISE
123. Capital of Italy : EURO
124. Annie of "Ghostbusters" : POTTS
125. Blade of Grasse : EPEE
126. Lugged : TOTED
127. Zenith : APEX
128. Company-owned building, e.g. : ASSET
129. Sch. research papers : RPTS
1. Place for a fan : ATTIC
2. Writer Peggy known for the phrase "a kinder, gentler nation" : NOONAN
3. Actually existing : INESSE
4. Stately dance with short steps : MINUET
5. Tempts : BAITS
6. Elite athlete : ALLSTAR
7. Error indicator : SIC
8. Suffix with adverb : IAL
9. Hit TV show with the theme song "Who Are You" : CSI
10. Port west of Monte Vesuvio : NAPOLI
11. Fall setting : EDEN
12. A, B and C : MARKS
13. Mantra syllables : OMS
14. Come-hither look : BEDROOMEYES
15. Coming-clean words : ILIED
16. Protective mailer : PADDEDENVELOPE
17. Music producer Brian : ENO
18. License to drill?: Abbr. : DDS
24. Milano of "Who's the Boss?" : ALYSSA
25. Carbolic acid : PHENOL
29. Top-rated TV series of 2001-02 : FRIENDS
31. Consort of 21-Across : EVE
32. Capone henchman : NITTI
33. "They're in my hot little hands!" : GOTEM
35. BlackBerry rival : TREO
36. Land of Ephesus : IONIA
37. Acknowledge tacitly : NODAT
40. Heads in the Pantheon? : CAPITA
44. Variety : TYPE
46. Poet Omar ___ : KHAYYAM
48. Rhyme scheme of "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening" : AABA
49. "Star Trek: T.N.G." counselor Deanna : TROI
50. Some business attire : PINSTRIPEDSUIT
51. Yellow Teletubby : LAALAA
53. Composer Satie : ERIK
57. Letters before many a state's name : USS
58. Brush up on : RELEARN
61. Whiteboard cleaner : ERASER
64. Subj. that deals with mixed feelings : PSY
67. Bearing nothing : EMPTYHANDED
69. Japanese eel and rice dish : UNADON
70. "King Lear" or "Hamlet": Abbr. : TRAG
71. Boxer's measurement : ARM
73. Touched down : ALIT
74. Medics : DOCS
76. Nonbeliever : ATHEIST
79. Classic Dana fragrance for women : TABU
81. Representations of a winged woman holding an atom : EMMYS
82. Big name in skin care products : NIVEA
84. Entire range : GAMUT
85. Amazon parrot : ARARA
89. Opener for a crystal ball gazer : ISEE
90. Dine at a diner : EATOUT
92. F equivalent : ESHARP
96. Not dis : DAT
97. Declaim : ELOCUTE
101. Estimated: Abbr. : APPROX
103. Chemical cousin : ISOMER
104. Lug: Var. : SHLEPP
105. Online protocol for remote log-in : TELNET
107. Discontinue : CEASE
108. Absorb : SOPUP
110. Like lip-glossed lips : MOIST
111. Deserves : RATES
114. Cause for an R, perhaps : GORE
116. Badge holder: Abbr. : SGT
117. Status ___ : QUO
118. Main : SEA
119. Day ___ : SPA
120. Dawn goddess : EOS
121. Divisions of gals. : QTS

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