New York Times, Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Author: Chuck Deodene
Editor: Will Shortz
Chuck Deodene
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQVX} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 37 for Mr. Deodene. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Billionaire Bill : GATES
6. Sleeping in, say : ABED
10. Bolshevik's foe : CZAR
14. Lake of the Ozarks feeder : OSAGE
15. Eins und zwei : DREI
16. Streamlined, in brief : AERO
17. How a former product may be brought back : BYPOPULARDEMAND
20. Louisville sports icon : ALI
21. Like steak tartare : RAW
22. Provokes : RILES
23. Tale of a hellish trip : DANTESINFERNO
28. Biochem strand : RNA
29. Faulty, as a plan : UNSOUND
32. "City Without Walls" poet : AUDEN
35. Shell alternative : ESSO
37. Trifling amount : SOU
38. Redistributionist's catchphrase ... or a hint to the words formed by the circled letters : SPREADTHEWEALTH
42. "Piggy" : TOE
43. Actor Jonathan ___ Meyers : RHYS
44. ___ dust (so-o-o boring) : DRYAS
45. Suffering torment : INAGONY
48. Ruling party in Johannesburg: Abbr. : ANC
49. Upscale shoe brand : MANOLOBLAHNIK
55. Eccentric : OUTRE
57. Soybean relative : PEA
58. Valéry's vacation time : ETE
59. Escapes via luxury liner : PLEASURECRUISES
64. Puzzling jumble: Abbr. : ANAG
65. Izmir native : TURK
66. "Good question" : GOTME
67. Half-baked : LAME
68. "Buy It Now" site : EBAY
69. Impudent lady : HUSSY
1. Sprout mold, say : GOBAD
2. Places of respite : ASYLA
3. Anticlimactic putt : TAPIN
4. Elitist's problem : EGO
5. Patriot Day mo. : SEP
6. Dwight's two-time opponent : ADLAI
7. Brain's counterpart : BRAWN
8. Unceasingly, to Burns : EER
9. Accomplished : DID
10. Spanish road : CAMINO
11. With fervor : ZEALOUSLY
12. Obama education secretary ___ Duncan : ARNE
13. Concrete reinforcers : RODS
18. Bear overhead? : URSA
19. Muffs : ERRS
24. Dendrologist's subject : TREE
25. Central Sicilian city : ENNA
26. Amalgamates : FUSES
27. Adequate, in verse : ENOW
30. Part of N.B. : NOTA
31. Cries from the momentarily stupid : DUHS
32. Moscato d'___ (Italian wine) : ASTI
33. Knowledgeable of : UPON
34. Superstar assembly : DREAMTEAM
35. Alcohol type used as biofuel : ETHYL
36. Short : SHY
39. Fleming supervillain : DRNO
40. Cross-dressing "Dame" of humor : EDNA
41. Roman aqueduct support : ARCH
46. Mustang's place : GARAGE
47. Vending machine input : ONES
48. Former orchard spray : ALAR
50. Teatro La Fenice offering : OPERA
51. Tom Sawyer's crush : BECKY
52. Snuggles : NESTS
53. Lovey-dovey pairs : ITEMS
54. Merry Prankster Ken : KESEY
55. Queensland gem : OPAL
56. It parallels the radius : ULNA
60. RAV4 or TrailBlazer, briefly : UTE
61. Chafe : RUB
62. Cry made while holding the nose : UGH
63. Note from a busted person : IOU

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