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New York Times, Friday, October 13, 2006

Author:
Eric Berlin
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Eric Berlin

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 66, Blocks: 29 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 27 for Mr. Berlin. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2006, The New York TimesNo. 1013 ( 20,793 )
Across
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It's just one thing after another : PARADE
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Sitcom character in apartment 5B : KRAMER
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No longer minding one's business? : RETIRED
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Animator : LIVENER
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Vent, e.g. : ORIFICE
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Student of Titian : ELGRECO
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Group that shares its name with a 1930 Howard Hughes film : HELLSANGELS
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Series : RUN
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Regard : ESTEEM
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Connections : INS
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Frightener : OGRE
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Bring (up) : DREDGE
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Subject of an encoded message, maybe : TRYST
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Aircraft engine holder : POD
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General Mills cereal trademark : TRIXRABBIT
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Adam or Eve vis-à-vis 6-Down : EVICTEE
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Deprive by force : BEREAVE
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Gun-toting types : DESPERADOS
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Matter at court : RES
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Cacophonous : AROAR
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High points : MAXIMA
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P.O. items : LTRS
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Abbr. in a personals ad : SWF
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Ducks : DODGES
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George Sand's "Elle et ___" : LUI
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Torch carriers : SPOTWELDERS
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Kind of set : ERECTOR
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___ Novotny, 1950's-60's Czech president : ANTONIN
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Frederick IX's land : DENMARK
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Some wide-angle pics : SCENICS
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Doesn't seem right : STINKS
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Qajar dynasty's domain : PERSIA
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Subject of the biography "Road to Peace" : PERES
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Not straight up : ATILT
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Went through, as someone else's drawers : RIFLED
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Person in the morning : ARISER
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32.81 feet : DECAMETER
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See 32-Across : EDEN
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Bedside container : KLEENEXBOX
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Moon valleys : RILLS
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Some baseball stats: Abbr. : AVGS
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___ de Glace, glacier on the north slope of Mont Blanc : MER
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Athlete's snack : ENERGYBAR
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Indefinitely repeatable : RECURSIVE
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Mies van der ___ : ROHE
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1960's girl group, with "the" : RONETTES
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1958 Vincente Minnelli film : GIGI
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"Awake, arise ___ forever fallen!": Milton : ORBE
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Studio behind "American Beauty" : DREAMWORKS
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Smear : TAR
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Like bicycles and organs : PEDALLED
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Negotiation preceders : OVERTURES
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Addle : DISORIENT
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Staying someplace temporarily, after "in" : RESIDENCE
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Calculating types : CPAS
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Three times: Prefix : TER
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Potty : DAFT
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Snake, e.g. : MOLTER
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Options : ADDONS
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Picnic implement : SPORK
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Magicians' magazine since 1936 : GENII
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The woman in "An Unmarried Woman" : ERICA
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Figs. with two hyphens : SSNS
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A "South Park" kid : STAN
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Mud dauber, e.g. : WASP
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Year Louis III became Holy Roman emperor : CMI

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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