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This puzzle appeared on Saturday, February 16, 2013 in syndication. The original New York Times publication date is shown below.
Saturday, January 12, 2013
by Doug Peterson and Brad Wilber
Sat 1/12/2013
SIGHTINGJARFUL
ASLOOSEASAGOOSE
CHAINLINKFENCES
HAMSENDEARARS
ELITEEERACNE
MLSCOURTPECAN
FORMSDOTIME
IACOCCAHENNAED
CLARASHONDA
ALTARLATTECSA
NOSYCUBREACT
TCUPANICSTBAR
WAITINGTOEXHALE
ITTAKESALLKINDS
NESTEDTELECAST
© 2013, The New York Times
1.Birder's reward : SIGHTING
9.Amount of olives : JARFUL
15.Not nervous at all : ASLOOSEASAGOOSE
17.They might make a dog run : CHAINLINKFENCES
18.On-air hobbyists? : HAMS
19.Inspire warm feelings about : ENDEAR
20.Aristotle's "___ Rhetorica" : ARS
21.Select : ELITE
23.Suffix with cannon : EER
24.Oil deposit problem : ACNE
25.Sports org. with the Colorado Rapids : MLS
26.Jester's locale : COURT
29.Shortbread flavorer : PECAN
30.Much paperwork : FORMS
31.Be in the can : DOTIME
32."If you can find a better car, buy it" pitchman : IACOCCA
35.Like some fake redheads : HENNAED
36."___ Heart" (1988 Whoopi Goldberg film) : CLARAS
37.Fit for the road, say : HONDA
38.Promising location : ALTAR
39.___ macchiato : LATTE
40."Deo vindice" was its motto: Abbr. : CSA
43.In the wrong business? : NOSY
44.Litter critter : CUB
45.Ooh and aah, e.g. : REACT
47.Big 12 sch. : TCU
48.Emulates Chicken Little : PANICS
51.Pico Mountain innovation of 1940 : TBAR
52.1992 chick-lit best seller set in Phoenix : WAITINGTOEXHALE
55."Different strokes for different folks" : ITTAKESALLKINDS
56.Like many measuring spoons : NESTED
57.Air : TELECAST
1.Algonquian chief : SACHEM
2.Promising start? : ISHALL
3.One of Macbeth's thanedoms : GLAMIS
4.Jack or forklift : HOIST
5.Exaggerated workload : TON
6.Key : ISLE
7.Foreign refusal : NEIN
8.Look-sees : GANDERS
9."Aladdin" villain : JAFAR
10.Smoking, say : AGER
11.Wood or Underwood : RON
12.Thick base for pizza : FOCACCIA
13.Connection requirement, at times : USERNAME
14.Fell off : LESSENED
16.Activity with traps : SKEET
22.Green jam ingredient? : ECOCAR
24.Fortune 100 company named after a smoker : AETNA
27."The Two Towers" army : ORCS
28.Portrayer of June in "Henry & June" : UMA
29.Weigh : PONDER
30.Venture : FORAY
31.Dimple : DENT
32.Sad sack's lament : ICANTWIN
33.Earmark : ALLOCATE
34.Wear for some superheroines : CATSUITS
35.Like chop-shop cars : HOT
37.Element : HABITAT
39.Pair in a cage : LUNGS
40.Place to change trunks : CABANA
41.Barista's injuries : SCALDS
42.Stationary : ATREST
44.Did a rush job on? : CANED
46.Code of conduct : ETHIC
48.Anti-cavalry weapon : PIKE
49.___ Hamels, 2008 World Series M.V.P. : COLE
50.Move through a market : SELL
53.Body image, briefly : TAT
54.Vintage Jaguar : XKE

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