FAMOUS LAST WORDS

New York Times, Sunday, June 21, 2009

Author: Matt Ginsberg and Pete Muller
Editor: Will Shortz
Matt Ginsberg
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Pete Muller
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 138, Blocks: 71 Missing: {Q} This is puzzle # 15 for Mr. Ginsberg. This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Muller. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2009, The New York Times
Across Down
1. (With 13-Across) "My wallpaper and I are fighting a duel to the death. One or the other of us has to go" : OSCAR
6. "Pow!" : WHAM
10. Cutup : HAM
13. See 1-Across : WILDE
18. Kapa haka dancer : MAORI
19. "I, Robot" extras : AUTOMATA
21. Fit, once : BESEEM
22. Cuba y Puerto Rico : ISLAS
23. Carpet store bargain bin : REMNANTS
24. Get angry : RILEUP
25. Concern coming up? : THEBENDS
27. "Die, my dear? Why, that's the last thing I'll do!" : GROUCHOMARX
29. Mineral suffix : ITE
30. Pair in an ellipse : FOCI
31. Red ball? : EDAM
32. "That was the best ice cream soda I ever tasted" : LOUCOSTELLO
37. Way up : STAIR
39. Actress Thurman : UMA
42. Huskies' org. : AKC
43. Cushion site : SOFA
44. Mathematician ___ de Fermat : PIERRE
46. PC cores : CPUS
47. Scottish hillsides : BRAES
50. Words of disappointment : DOGGONEIT
52. Character sets? : CASTS
53. "Where is my clock?" : SALVADORDALI
55. Adolescent admonishment : BEPOLITE
57. Fleischer and Onassis : ARIS
58. Vocalist Yoko : ONO
59. Puts in a box, maybe : PENALIZES
60. Kim Jong-il, e.g. : DESPOT
63. Yellowknife is its cap. : NWT
64. Madison or Monroe: Abbr. : JAS
65. Mild-mannered Mister : ROGERS
66. Taxpayer request : EXTENSION
68. ___ American : BUY
69. Hose color : ECRU
70. Ibsen title character : PEERGYNT
71. "Leave the shower curtain on the inside of the tub" : CONRADHILTON
76. Others, in Andalusia : OTROS
77. Building safety features : FIREDOORS
79. Pot grabber : NARCO
80. Wii user, maybe : TEEN
81. Rial spender : YEMENI
82. Ones sharing Durocher's astrological sign : LEOS
84. Took sides? : ATE
85. Packed, in brief : SRO
86. Communal customs : MORES
87. "I've had 18 straight whiskies. I think that's the record" : DYLANTHOMAS
91. Press : IRON
92. Some pitcherfuls : ADES
93. Dark time, for short : EEN
94. "Don't let it end like this. Tell them I said something" : PANCHOVILLA
98. Vatican rules : PAPACIES
103. "You are not!" response : IAMTOO
104. Raid targets : ILLEGALS
106. The Amazing ___ (magician) : RANDI
107. Korean carmaker : DAEWOO
108. Magnified : PLAYEDUP
109. Yore-ic? : OLDEN
110. (With 113-Across) "I've had a hell of a lot of fun and I've enjoyed every minute of it" : ERROL
111. Nine-digit ID : SSN
112. Supreme leader? : ROSS
113. See 110-Across : FLYNN
1. Strike out : OMIT
2. Tiara go-with : SASH
3. Porter, for one : COLE
4. Like 1, not I : ARABIC
5. Meet : RISETO
6. Voting area : WARD
7. Apricot and tangerine : HUES
8. Green machine? : ATM
9. Invader of Europe in 1241 : MONGOL
10. McCain residence for 5 1/2 years : HANOI
11. U.S. island occupied by Japan during W.W. II : ATTU
12. Not fem. : MASC
13. ___ Republic, toppled in 1933 : WEIMAR
14. Its literal translation is "submission" : ISLAM
15. Look like a wolf : LEER
16. French pair : DEUX
17. Nero, e.g.: Abbr. : EMP
20. "I have not told half of what I saw" : MARCOPOLO
21. 1970 N.F.L. M.V.P. John : BRODIE
26. Capone's nemesis : NESS
28. Cheer : HEARTEN
30. Hail : FLAGDOWN
32. Bell ___ : LABS
33. New Orleans staple : OKRA
34. It has 10 branches: Abbr. : UCAL
35. Minor errands : TODOS
36. ___ effort : EFOR
37. Date : SEE
38. Chief concerns? : TRIBES
39. Enlarge : UPSIZE
40. [Grumble, grumble, grumble] : MUTTER
41. Weigh : ASSESS
45. Magician's name suffix : INI
46. "I live!" : CALIGULA
48. "Eva is leaving" : EVAPERON
49. Some beachwear : SARONGS
51. Eugene ___, hero of "Look Homeward, Angel" : GANT
52. Fill with a crayon : COLORIN
54. Clueless : DITSY
56. Exsiccate : PARCH
59. Employers must meet them : PAYROLLS
60. Points on some lines : DEPOTS
61. Academy town : EXETER
62. Two-channel : STEREO
63. "I'm late!" : NOTIME
64. 2007 film that won the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay : JUNO
67. Ball of fire : INFERNO
68. "I'm going to heaven!" : BODIDDLEY
69. Pelé's real first name : EDSON
71. About 877,000 hrs. : CEN
72. Info in a real estate ad : AREA
73. Disneyland sight : TRAM
74. Eight: Prefix : OCTA
75. Con man's responses? : NOES
78. Hi-___ : RES
81. "Hello-o-o!" : YOOHOO
83. Part of a program : STEP
86. Hipster's persona : MRCOOL
88. First supersonic human : YEAGER
89. Learn by word of mouth : HEAROF
90. Like many hospital doctors : ONCALL
91. Cloven : INTWO
92. Detective Pinkerton : ALLAN
94. Carson's predecessor : PAAR
95. Part of O.A.S.: Abbr. : AMER
96. Stars : VIPS
97. Contents of Pandora's box, except for hope : ILLS
98. Anode indicator : PLUS
99. Phobia of 100-Down : ASPS
100. Ford role, familiarly : INDY
101. Xanadu : EDEN
102. ___ Fein : SINN
103. Chemical suffix : IDE
105. Kerfuffle : ADO

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