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New York Times, Thursday, February 14, 2008

Author:
David J. Kahn
Editor:
Will Shortz
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David J. Kahn

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 80, Blocks: 36 Missing: {GJQZ} This is puzzle # 127 for Mr. Kahn. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2008, The New York TimesNo. 0214 ( 21,282 )
Across
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Words ending many riddles : AMI
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___ of Darkness : LORD
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Montmartre : Paris :: Arbat : ___ : MOSCOW
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___ favor : POR
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Mind : OBEY
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Place for combs : APIARY
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On a lounge chair, maybe : POOLSIDE
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It's under an eyeglass frame : TEMPLE
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O'Toole of "Cat People" : ANNETTE
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"Shut your mouth!" : CANIT
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Brave one : LIONHEART
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Running around : ADO
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Palm reader's reading : HEARTLINE
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Furnish : LEND
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"The Canterbury Tales" pilgrim : FRIAR
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"Well, Did You ___?" (Cole Porter song) : EVAH
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Uncle ___ of "Seinfeld" : LEO
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"Vamoose!" : SCAT
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Australian ranch pest : EMU
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Intrinsically : ATHEART
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"Listen up!" : NOWHEARTHIS
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Ending with soft or light : HEARTED
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Great Leap Forward figure : MAO
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___-eyed : SLOE
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There are eight of these before "baby" in Elvis's "A Big Hunk o' Love" : NOS
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Like car radios : AMFM
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Bub : SONNY
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"Sesame Street" subject : ABCS
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Was sympathetic : HADAHEART
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That, to Tomás : ESO
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Exam measurement unit : HEARTBEAT
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Sat around : IDLED
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Fix up for a museum, maybe : REFRAME
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Revenue worker : TAXMAN
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Jilter : HEARTBREAKER
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Familiarize (oneself) : ORIENT
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Rise : HILL
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Bastille Day season : ETE
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Changes : EMENDS
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"Don't change" : STET
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Piglet's pal : ROO
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Dismay : APPALL
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Cult figure : MOONIE
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Like some T-shirt designs : IRONON
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Gave up : LOSTHEART
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Life lines? : OBIT
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Inflammatory ailment : REDEAR
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Cyanine, e.g. : DYE
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___ Hari : MATA
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Symbol of generosity : OPENHEART
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Fresh as a daisy, e.g. : SIMILE
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Michael Redgrave war movie, with "The" : CAPTIVEHEART
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Magic on a scoreboard? : ORL
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___ Accords, 1998 Israeli-Palestinian agreement : WYE
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Three-time U.S. Open champ : LENDL
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Alternative to first-class : COACH
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Depresses : DISHEARTENS
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Handle : NAME
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Israel's Olmert or Barak : EHUD
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Takes in : FOOLS
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Wet : RAINY
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Coast Guard officer: Abbr. : ENS
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General on a menu : TSO
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Asian domestic : AMAH
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Author Janowitz : TAMA
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Alabama nickname : HEARTOFDIXIE
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Courted : WOOED
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Native-born Israeli : SABRA
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Crazies : MADMEN
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2007 Eddie Murphy comedy : NORBIT
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It has a big mouth : BEAKER
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Reached in total : CAMETO
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Typical lead-in? : STEREO
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Middle of the country : HEARTLAND
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Genuine : HEARTFELT
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Tolkien race : ENTS
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___ Stanley Gardner : ERLE
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Low digit : TOE
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Fortify : ARM
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Family gathering places : HEARTHS

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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