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New York Times, Thursday, March 17, 2011

Author:
Anna Shechtman
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Anna Shechtman

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 80, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQXYZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 2 for Ms. Shechtman. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
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© 2011, The New York TimesNo. 0317 ( 22,409 )
Across
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Kind of column : ONES
5
"Big Love" setting : UTAH
9
___ steamer : TRAMP
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Politico with the memoir "Courage and Consequence" : ROVE
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The "doll" in Ibsen's "A Doll's House" : NORA
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Ancient land on the Aegean Sea : IONIA
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Educational musical pieces for kindergarteners : ALPHABETSONGS
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Annual prize won multiple times by Beyoncé and LeBron James : BETAWARD
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Old Testament peak : SINAI
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Singer Boyle and others : SUSANS
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Prize : ESTEEM
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Jacob Riis subject : SLUM
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Smidgen : DAB
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Gallivant : GAD
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Tokyo's ___ Castle : EDO
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Setting for Seurat's "Un dimanche après-midi à l'Île de la Grande Jatte" : ETE
33
Extol : LAUD
37
Record : LOG
39
Dazed : INAFOG
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Totally confused response : ITSALLGREEKTOME
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Painter's base : STUDIO
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Have : OWN
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Big celebration : FEST
47
Salad tidbit : PEA
48
Big inits. in Detroit : GMC
50
Green: Prefix : ECO
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___ Digital Short : SNL
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Lion : pride :: ___ : husk : HARE
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Beat the draft? : ENLIST
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Kiting need : STRING
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Last words of "Over the Rainbow" : CANTI
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First name on "The View" : WHOOPI
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People might make tracks for this : STREETCAR
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Whence the line "God sufficeth me: there is no God but He" : KORAN
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1998 Goo Goo Dolls hit : IRIS
70
What players don't have to travel far for : HOMEGAME
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KFC offering : SPORK
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Directed : SENT
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Omar of "House" : EPPS
Down
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First part of psychosexual development : ORALPHASE
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"Dona ___ pacem" (Catholic Mass phrase) : NOBIS
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Affair : EVENT
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Bristles : SETAE
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Game with command cards : UNO
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Truckloads : TONS
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Hundred-eyed monster of myth : ARGUS
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Inconvenience : HASSLE
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Devout Lhasan, say : TIBETANMONK
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Melees : ROWS
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Carrier to Tokyo : ANA
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Satellite launched in 1986 : MIR
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Digs : PAD
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German "victory" : SIEG
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Nielsen measure : AUDIENCE
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Chocolate-coated treat : MALLOMAR
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"Moll Flanders" author, 1722 : DEFOE
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Smidgens : ATOMS
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Father : BEGET
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Closely follow : DOG
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Problems for orators : LISPS
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"News ___" : ATTEN
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Everyday : USUAL
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Father : DAD
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Miracle-___ : GRO
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Justice Dept. division : ATF
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Color of many nurseries : LIGHTPINK
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Dolly, e.g. : EWE
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Major crossroads : CRISIS
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Long ago : ONCE
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___ nous : ENTRE
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Shop staple : LATHE
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Difference between the rich and the poor : INCOMEGAP
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Corner piece? : STAMP
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Firestones, e.g. : TIRES
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Skyrocket : SOAR
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Beam : GRIN
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Calendar units: Abbr. : WKS
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Hip adjoiner? : HOP
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Conquistador's loot : ORO
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Any fig. ending in "or so" : EST

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later.

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