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New York Times, Saturday, October 6, 2007

1962 hit with the lyric "Like the samba sound, my heart begins to pound"

Author:
Brendan Emmett Quigley and David Quarfoot
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Brendan Emmett Quigley
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1.61203
David Quarfoot

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 27 Missing: {GQ} This is puzzle # 123 for Mr. Quigley. This is puzzle # 21 for Mr. Quarfoot.
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© 2007, The New York Times10/6/07 ( No. 21,151 )
Across
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Blockbuster alternative : NETFLIX
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Material for drainage lines : PVCPIPE
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Just as anyone can be : FAIREST
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What some bombs release : AEROSOL
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Early filmmaking brothers Auguste and Louis ___ : LUMIERE
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What a cause might turn into : CRUSADE
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Noted 1915 West Point grad. : DDE
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Bond type whose first purchaser was F.D.R. : SERIESE
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Atkins diet no-no : BUN
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"No god but God" author ___ Aslan : REZA
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___ Malfoy, bully in Harry Potter books : DRACO
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German city where Napoleon defeated the Prussians : JENA
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States : AVOWS
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Org. with a Council on Ethical and Judicial Affairs : AMA
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Pitch problems? : BALKS
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May day events, perhaps : FINALS
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Big name in coffee makers : BRAUN
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Ruffles : TEESOFF
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"Oh, I give up!" : SCREWIT
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Rot : HOOEY
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Minus sign equivalent : ENDASH
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Fractional currency : SCRIP
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A sucker, for short : VAC
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Layered dessert : TORTE
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Reunion gatherers : CLAN
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Apollo's birthplace : DELOS
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Be reminiscent of : ECHO
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Part of "the many," in Greek : HOI
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Scull part : OARLOCK
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Printed : RAN
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Noted Art Deco building in the Big Apple, with "the" : WALDORF
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Dinar spender : KUWAITI
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Some : ACOUPLE
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1962 hit with the lyric "Like the samba sound, my heart begins to pound" : ESOBESO
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Shop tool with pulleys : BANDSAW
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Has at a spread : DINESON
Down
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Annual sports event with seven rounds : NFLDRAFT
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Brandy : EAUDEVIE
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Mountain, e.g. : TIMEZONE
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What many workers look forward to: Abbr. : FRI
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Refuse : LEES
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"The East ___" (1960s Chinese anthem) : ISRED
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Nissan model : XTERRA
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Track warm-up leaders : PACECARS
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Back of a leaf : VERSO
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"Red, White & ___" (2005 rock album) : CRUE
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On the plus side?: Abbr. : POS
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Deadly 2003 hurricane that hit North Carolina : ISABEL
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It's far from a metropolis : PODUNK
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Figure skater Sokolova and others : ELENAS
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Foot type : IAMB
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Totally covered by : AWASHIN
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Miss No-Name : JANEDOE
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Relative of a cutter : SLOOP
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Black, say : BURNT
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Hub NW of LAX : SFO
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Buddy, in slang : ACE
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Plant used as an herbal remedy for headaches : FEVERFEW
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Rallying slogans : WARCRIES
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"Who'd a thunk it?!" : ISTHATSO
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Paper that calls itself "America's Finest News Source" : THEONION
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Dialectal contraction : YALL
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Brokerage giant : SCHWAB
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Zoological cavity : CLOACA
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Criticize harshly and repeatedly : RAILON
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Like some books : COOKED
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Friend of Porky : DARLA
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"Pardon me," in Parma : SCUSI
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Dropping sound : OOPS
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Tae ___ do : KWON
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Bomb not bursting in air? : DUD
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Bart Simpson's grandpa : ABE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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