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This puzzle appeared on Sunday, December 23, 2012 in syndication. The original New York Times publication date is shown below.
Sunday, December 16, 2012
HEARING DOUBLE
by Matt Ginsberg
Sun 12/16/2012HEARING DOUBLE
ASPICCAMEAAWOLACR
SOREATOLANDLAVATOO
WOODYOUMINEDBLESSERS
ENSOLMOSNEEDTHEDOE
AYEOFKNUTEPROTDINT
TIARAANOLOTRKARAT
NODOSEMAIDOFMETTLE
MADMENALEEINI
ASKERSHASITASLANT
COHOSCESTGOODKNIGHT
KAAARIAALAEROD
KNOTFORPROPHETTIETO
SLOOPSAMOURDIMWIT
IWOGRIPSPATES
HALVETHERITEBROOCH
AMEEROXENLOOFOEHN
IPSOINREBYRDOFPRAY
LESISMOOREUNDERELM
IDOLATRYAISLEOFWHITE
NUNSHEASNEERFORGET
GPSHEELEDDYSWENDS
© 2012, The New York Times
1.Food that jiggles : ASPIC
6."Along ___ spider ..." : CAMEA
11.Gone, but not forgotten : AWOL
15.Horizontal: Abbr. : ACR
18.Ticked by : SOREAT
20.First U.S. screen portrayer of Dr. Fu Manchu : OLAND
21.Dangerous outpouring : LAVA
22.Overly : TOO
23.Souvenir from the Petrified Forest? : WOODYOUMINED
25.Priests, at times : BLESSERS
27.Two-fifths of 'N Sync? : ENS
28.Actor Edward James ___ : OLMOS
29.What randy bucks do? : NEEDTHEDOE
31.Agreement from the Gipper's coach? : AYEOFKNUTE
34.Luth. or Presb. : PROT
35.Force : DINT
36.Crowning touch? : TIARA
37.What mayo is part of : ANO
38.Tolkien trilogy, to fans : LOTR
39.Measure of purity : KARAT
40.Knobby : NODOSE
42.Plucky housekeeper? : MAIDOFMETTLE
45.Drama set at the Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce ad agency : MADMEN
47.Nautical direction : ALEE
48.Pasta suffix : INI
49.Inquirers : ASKERS
50.Words before coming or made : HASIT
52.Inclined : ASLANT
55.Some salmon : COHOS
56."Well done, Sir Lancelot," in Franglais? : CESTGOODKNIGHT
59.Python in "The Jungle Book" : KAA
60.Handel bars? : ARIA
61.Wings: Lat. : ALAE
62.Lightning ___ : ROD
64.Soothsayer's shoelace problem? : KNOTFORPROPHET
70.Link up with : TIETO
72.Pleasure boats : SLOOPS
73.Affair of the heart : AMOUR
74.Chucklehead : DIMWIT
75.___ Jima : IWO
76.Stage assistant : GRIP
77.Outpourings : SPATES
78.Shorten a bar mitzvah by 50%? : HALVETHERITE
83.Decorative pin : BROOCH
85.Qatari bigwig: Var. : AMEER
86.Ones with a lot of pull? : OXEN
87.London can : LOO
88.Alpine wind : FOEHN
91.Literally, "itself" : IPSO
92.Memo opener : INRE
93.Polar explorer, after getting religion? : BYRDOFPRAY
95.Tagline for the biopic "Dudley" starring bandleader Brown? : LESISMOORE
98.Out at the dentist's? : UNDER
99.Freddy Krueger's street : ELM
100.Ten Commandments no-no : IDOLATRY
101.Where Macy's keeps the wedding dresses? : AISLEOFWHITE
105.Wimple wearer : NUN
106.Home to the 90-Down, once : SHEA
107.Nasty look : SNEER
108."___ it!" : FORGET
109.Popular smartphone app : GPS
110.Dog command : HEEL
111.Guitarist Duane and others : EDDYS
112.Makes, as one's way : WENDS
1.What one may break during exercise : ASWEAT
2.André and Mia's adoptive daughter : SOONYI
3.Book about the writing style of the Mongols? : PROSEANDKHANS
4.Iraq war hazard, briefly : IED
5.Small, low island : CAY
6.Be at one (with) : COMMUNE
7.Former San Francisco mayor : ALIOTO
8.Stately home : MANSE
9.K.C.-to-Chicago direction : ENE
10.Postscript: Abbr. : ADDN
11.Former attorney general Gonzales : ALBERTO
12.Kind of salad : WALDORF
13.Steve ___, 1980 Olympic track champion : OVETT
14.Stinging rebuke : LASH
15.Was humbled : ATEDIRT
16.Like the ring in an eclipse : CORONAL
17.Leopard spot : ROSETTE
19.Scammed : TOOK
24.Bones next to humeri : ULNAS
26.Tranquilizing : SEDATING
30.Horatian piece : EPODE
32.Balcony cry : OROMEO
33.Soundboard controls : FADERS
38.Deliberately delude : LIETO
39.Alaska's ___ Peninsula : KENAI
41.Walk-___ (non-recruited athletes) : ONS
42.It may be rigged : MAST
43.Sacha Baron Cohen persona : ALIG
44.Who wrote "A bear, however hard he tries, / Grows tubby without exercise" : MILNE
45.Big truck maker : MACK
46.Have ___ (bathe) : ASOAK
50.Willing recipients? : HEIRS
51.Urgently : ASAP
52.Psychology pioneer Alfred : ADLER
53.Trick-taking card game : SKAT
54.Abdicated? : THREWTHEREIGN
56.Photoshop command : CROP
57.Locale of a 12/7/1941 attack : OAHU
58.Funny Fields : TOTIE
60.Just begun : AFOOT
63.Freckles, e.g. : DOTS
65.Salad bar supply : OLIVEOIL
66.Castle component : TOWER
67.___ to go : RARIN
68.Drop : OMIT
69.One of five Nicholases : POPE
70.Start of a basketball game : TIPOFF
71.Words from Sgt. Friday : IMACOP
74.U.K. mil. decoration : DSO
76.Feminist Germaine : GREER
78.Raining hard? : HAILING
79.Totally jazzed : AMPEDUP
80.Some scriptural passages : LESSONS
81.74-Down recipient, e.g. : HONOREE
82.Fergie, for one : EXROYAL
83.Bygone bookstore chain : BORDERS
84.Bull session? : RODEO
87.Inspector in Elizabeth George mysteries : LYNLEY
89.Obeyed a sentry, say : HALTED
90.See 106-Across : NYMETS
92."___ Only One" (Melissa Etheridge hit) : IMTHE
93.Cleared the dishes : BUSED
94."Antigonae" composer Carl : ORFF
96.Miss America identifier : SASH
97.Allay : EASE
102.Neither Dem. nor Rep. : IND
103.Knock over : WOW
104.Charlemagne's realm: Abbr. : HRE

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