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New York Times, Monday, November 27, 2006

Author:
Marlon R. Howell
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Marlon R. Howell

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {BQZ} Spans: 2 This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Howell. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2006, The New York TimesNo. 1127 ( 20,838 )
Across
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Family : CLAN
5
Winter neckwear : SCARF
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Conclusions : ENDS
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Harvard rival : YALE
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___ Slobbovia (remote locale) : LOWER
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Vista : VIEW
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Store safely : STOW
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Cockamamie : INANE
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Ancient Peruvian : INCA
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Start of a quote by Bertrand Russell relevant to crossword solvers : THETIMEYOUENJOY
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Roy Orbison's "___ the Lonely" : ONLY
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Rots : DECAYS
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How to divide things to be fair : EVENLY
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Revolutionary pamphleteer Thomas : PAINE
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Supersmart grp. : MENSA
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Atmosphere : AURA
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Back talk : SASS
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Ltd. : INC
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Middle of the quote : WASTING
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Chairman with a Little Red Book : MAO
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In ___ of (standing in for) : LIEU
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Actor Tim of "WKRP in Cincinnati" : REID
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Adhesive : EPOXY
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Pie nut : PECAN
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Quenches : SLAKES
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Simoleons : MOOLAH
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Swizzle : STIR
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Conclusion of the quote : ISNOTWASTEDTIME
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Mission-to-Mars org. : NASA
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Cognizant : AWARE
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One with adoring fans : IDOL
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Squeezed (out) : EKED
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Hayseed : YOKEL
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Capone fighter Eliot ___ : NESS
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Cry from Charlie Brown : RATS
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Pivots : SLEWS
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Way to get out of a field : GATE
Down
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Anatomical sac : CYST
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Strip of wood in homebuilding : LATH
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___ vera : ALOE
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Eponymous units of force : NEWTONS
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By a narrow margin : SLIMLY
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Brooklyn's ___ Island : CONEY
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Not at home : AWAY
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Gambling mecca : RENO
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Revealing kind of slip : FREUDIAN
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Demonstrates clearly : EVINCES
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Old Japanese assassin : NINJA
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Wooden duck, say : DECOY
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Persuades : SWAYS
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Member of an extended family : INLAW
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Poetic time after dusk : EEN
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Disney's "___ and the Detectives" : EMIL
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"___, vidi, vici" (Caesar's boast) : VENI
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Suffix with differ : ENCE
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Vladimir of the Kremlin : PUTIN
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Like most of west Texas : ARID
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Between ports : ASEA
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One way to run : AMOK
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___-Coburg (part of historic Germany) : SAXE
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High-protein beans : SOYS
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Sites for grand entrances : ARCHWAYS
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Icy cold : GELID
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Transfers files to a computer, maybe : UPLOADS
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It's "such sweet sorrow" : PARTING
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Have supper : EAT
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Braces (oneself) : STEELS
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Worker with a light and a pick : MINER
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Japanese port : OSAKA
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Beginning : ONSET
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Spread, as seed : STREW
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Dicey G.I. status : AWOL
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Drink with sushi : SAKE
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Notion : IDEA
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Maximum : MOST
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"... or ___!" (threat) : ELSE

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

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