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New York Times, Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Author:
David Hanson
Editor:
Will Shortz
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This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JKQX} Spans: 1 This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Hanson. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
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© 2011, The New York TimesNo. 0104 ( 22,337 )
Across
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The old man : DAD
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Like a pool table, ideally : LEVEL
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Flights like Lindy's : SOLOS
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French coin of old : ECU
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Fail to pay, as taxes : EVADE
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Native New Zealanders : MAORI
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Yadda, yadda, yadda: Abbr. : ETC
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"Dang it!" : NERTS
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"Primitive" feelings : URGES
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___ fiber : DIETARY
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QB's successes : TDS
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Dawn goddess : EOS
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Like a bug in a rug : SNUG
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Two, for many minigolf holes : PAR
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Postlarval : PUPAL
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Burn, as a wound : CAUTERIZE
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Last Supper query : ISITI
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Quantities: Abbr. : AMTS
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Not much : ATAD
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What every answer on the perimeter of this puzzle is : PALINDROMICWORD
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Brit's baby buggy : PRAM
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Wings, in zoology : ALAE
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Musical featuring "Tomorrow" : ANNIE
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Schoolyard snitch's words : IMTELLING
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Activist Chávez : CESAR
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English poet laureate Henry James ___ : PYE
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Millennium divs. : CENS
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Exclamations of understanding : AHS
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Reporter's question : WHY
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Gets the best of, in slang : ACESOUT
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Tony's "West Side Story" love : MARIA
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Make sense : ADDUP
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One in the family, informally : BRO
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Norwegian king until A.D. 1000 : OLAFI
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Be dishonest with : LIETO
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Equal: Prefix : ISO
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1/60 fluid dram : MINIM
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Guiding principle : TENET
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Repeated machine gun sound : TAT
Down
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Something good for a Boy Scout? : DEED
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Stage opening : ACTI
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Il ___ (Mussolini) : DUCE
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"Chocolat" actress : LENAOLIN
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Civil rights leader Medgar : EVERS
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Results may do this, in commercials : VARY
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Summer N.Y. hrs. : EDT
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"___ Miz" : LES
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Makeup mishap : SMUDGE
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Sculler's gear : OARS
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Trucker's record : LOG
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Vein contents : ORE
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One in the family, informally : SIS
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4:00 P.M., traditionally : TEATIME
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People of Rwanda : TUTSI
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Margaret Mead interviewees : SAMOANS
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Eggnog sprinkling : NUTMEG
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Rock climbers' spikes : PITONS
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"The Simpsons" voice man Hank : AZARIA
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More visibly ashamed : REDDER
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Brit's "Goodbye!" : PIPPIP
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G.I.'s org. : USARMY
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Pontius ___ : PILATE
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Comic who quipped "Weather forecast for tonight: dark" : CARLIN
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Lack of experience : RAWNESS
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Family name in Chicago politics : DALEY
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Decorative plant holder : CACHEPOT
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Bar mitzvah toast : LCHAIM
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Like a 45° or 60° angle : ACUTE
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Internet cafe connection : WIFI
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Yemeni port : ADEN
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Black-bordered news item : OBIT
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___ Major : URSA
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Barfly's binge : TOOT
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Partner of baseball and apple pie : MOM
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Induction-refusing boxing champ : ALI
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Hightailed it : RAN
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Key near the space bar : ALT
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Fizzle out : DIE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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