MADE-FOR-TV MOVIES

New York Times, Sunday, May 26, 2013

Author: Joon Pahk and Jeremy Horwitz
Editor: Will Shortz
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 136, Blocks: 72 Missing: {JQ} This is puzzle # 20 for Mr. pahk. This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Horwitz. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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© 2013, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Friends in a pub : MATES
6. Openly disdain : SNEERAT
13. Baroque French dance : GAVOTTE
20. Cognizant : AWARE
21. Relaxing soak : HOTBATH
22. Alma mater of Eli Manning : OLEMISS
23. TV movie about ... where I can easily get a cab? : TAXISTANDBYME
25. "I'm not kidding" : SERIOUS
26. Mind-numbing : TIRESOME
27. Kind of pressure involved in water filtration : OSMOTIC
29. French word with two accents : ETE
30. ... where to go in Togo? : OUTHOUSEOFAFRICA
37. Home run pace : TROT
40. Arriviste : UPSTART
41. Greek vowels : IOTAS
42. Network with the slogan "Not Reality. Actuality" : TRUTV
44. "Me and Bobby ___" (posthumous Janis Joplin #1) : MCGEE
46. Pants measure : LENGTH
47. ... a Hispanic "hip hip hooray"? : THREECHEERSAMIGOS
53. Cousin ___ : ITT
54. Nikkei unit : YEN
55. Epitome of thinness : RAZOR
56. Greet silently : NODAT
57. Janis's cartoon husband : ARLO
58. NBC newsman Holt : LESTER
60. Step : STAIR
61. Specter of the Senate, once : ARLEN
62. ... trying to get a friar to violate his vow of silence? : SAYANYTHINGMONK
68. Trade talk : ARGOT
71. Soak : GOUGE
72. Farfalle and orzo : PASTAS
76. Old French line : ROIS
77. Comment that might get the response "de rien" : MERCI
78. Follower of Las Vegas or New York : STRIP
81. Back : AGO
82. Livy's "I love" : AMO
83. ... a singing group that meets for bacon and eggs? : BREAKFASTGLEECLUB
87. Bursts (in) : BARGES
89. Russians, e.g. : SLAVS
90. "Stoutly-built" Dickens villain : SIKES
91. Concave object of reflection? : INNIE
92. Not mixing well? : ASOCIAL
96. School orgs. : PTAS
97. ... Skywalker's trendy hygiene products? : COOLHANDSOAPLUKE
101. Boxer, e.g., in brief : DEM
104. Drinks served in flutes : MIMOSAS
105. Parliament constituent? : NICOTINE
108. "How touching" : IMMOVED
111. ... giving a pipsqueak the brush-off? : GETLOSTSHORTY
115. Yasir Arafat, by birth : CAIRENE
116. State symbol of Massachusetts : ELMTREE
117. Archbishop of Canterbury's headdress : MITRE
118. Fabulously rich ancient king : CROESUS
119. White Castle offerings : SLIDERS
120. Comparatively foxy : SLYER
1. Lacking shine : MATTE
2. Expect : AWAIT
3. Ones going to Washington? : TAXRETURNS
4. Pennsylvania's Flagship City : ERIE
5. Mtg. : SESS
6. Whale of an exhibition : SHAMU
7. Miles Davis ___ (cool jazz group) : NONET
8. Fig. on a terminal monitor : ETD
9. Die down : EBB
10. With 69-Down, 1990s-2000s sitcom star : RAY
11. Tops : ATMOST
12. Santiago's milieu in a Hemingway novel : THESEA
13. Become lenient : GOSOFT
14. Prince Valiant's love : ALETA
15. Checks out : VERIFIES
16. Original opening to Homer's "Odyssey"? : OMICRON
17. Hermano del padre o de la madre : TIO
18. The Tigers of the Ohio Valley Conf. : TSU
19. Ogee's shape : ESS
24. Binge : TOOT
28. Neighbor of Alg. : MOR
31. Even more vast : HUGER
32. Phone abbr. : OPER
33. Exploits : USES
34. Nickname for Clara Bow : ITGIRL
35. Jerseys and such : CATTLE
36. Actor Kutcher : ASHTON
38. Numbered rd. : RTE
39. Binge : OVEREAT
42. Texter's ta-ta : TTYL
43. Syngman of South Korea : RHEE
44. VHF unit : MHZ
45. Jobs's job, once : CEO
46. You might choose something by it : LOT
48. Grant for filmmaking? : CARY
49. Start to matter? : ANTI
50. Bellyache : MOAN
51. "Gotcha, man" : IDIG
52. Hellhound of Norse mythology : GARM
57. Torah holders : ARKS
59. General ___ chicken : TSOS
60. ___-goat : SHE
61. Standard part of a limerick : ANAPEST
63. James who died three years before winning a Pulitzer : AGEE
64. "A Doll's House" wife : NORA
65. "Do not like" : YUCK
66. Worker's weekend whoop : TGIF
67. Anthony's partner in radio : OPIE
68. Language from which "cotton" and "candy" are derived : ARABIC
69. See 10-Down : ROMANO
70. Day, to da Vinci : GIORNO
73. Has an adult conversation? : TALKSDIRTY
74. Feverish fit : AGUE
75. Doesn't just tear up : SOBS
77. ___ Piggle-Wiggle (children's character) : MRS
78. Engine problem : STALL
79. French high-speed rail inits. : TGV
80. Literary inits. : RLS
83. Retro dos : BEEHIVES
84. Where the world's 100 tallest mountains are found : ASIA
85. It's an affront : SLAP
86. "Homeland" org. : CIA
88. Basketball Hall-of-Famer Artis : GILMORE
92. Positive ends : ANODES
93. '60s activist org. : SDS
94. Oklahoma Indians : OSAGES
95. "I Never Played the Game" memoirist : COSELL
96. Prominent beefcake features : PECS
98. "I'd like to see ___" : AMENU
99. Surname appearing nine times in a list of Indy 500 winners : UNSER
100. Long-tailed beach fliers : KITES
102. ___ nous : ENTRE
103. Urban ___, 2004 and 2012 undefeated college football coach : MEYER
106. ___ law : OHMS
107. Sweat : TOIL
108. Former railroad regulatory agcy. : ICC
109. Blemish : MAR
110. Italian mine? : MIO
112. "I did NOT need to hear that" : TMI
113. Former Ford model : LTD
114. Cinnabar, e.g. : ORE

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