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New York Times, Wednesday, March 21, 2001

She played Thelma in "Thelma and Louise"

Author:
Greg Staples
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Greg Staples

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 15 for Mr. Staples.
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© 2001, The New York Times3/21/01 ( No. 18,761 )

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1
Big drawer? : MECCA
6
Duck : AVOID
11
Groundskeeper's purchase : SOD
14
Be of service to : AVAIL
15
Kind of pie : MINCE
16
Forum greeting : AVE
17
Blithe fish? : CAREFREEEEL
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Good time, informally : GAS
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Suffix with block : ADE
21
From the sticks : RUSTIC
22
Spill the beans : TALK
23
Tightly packed : WEDGED
25
Shake off : LOSE
27
South American misfit? : ODDBALLLLAMA
33
Item on a card : BOUT
36
Ingrid's "Anastasia" co-star : YUL
37
Word with sand or bottom : DOLLAR
38
Sen. Hatch : ORRIN
40
Tattoo favorite : MOM
42
Cut's partner : PASTE
43
More crackers : MADDER
45
Start of a triple jump : HOP
47
Oodles : LOTS
48
Elvis movie sequel? : BLUEHAWAIIII
51
Slave girl of opera : AIDA
52
Liver is good for it : ANEMIA
56
Act the mother hen : FUSS
59
Exasperating : IRKING
62
Dancer Miller : ANN
63
Bit of binary code : ONE
64
Forbidden tea? : TABOOOOLONG
66
Fix, in a way : RIG
67
Shingle words : ATLAW
68
Deductions from gross weight : TARES
69
SAS announcement : ETA
70
She played Thelma in "Thelma and Louise" : GEENA
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T, for one : SHIRT
Down
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Colorful parrot : MACAW
2
Duck : EVADE
3
Had a feeling : CARED
4
Ltd., in Paris : CIE
5
Noyes or Nobel : ALFRED
6
With 61-Down, a Big 12 campus city : AMES
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___ Cong : VIET
8
Treasury Secretary Paul : ONEILL
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Freezing : ICECOLD
10
First of 50: Abbr. : DEL
11
It's a long story : SAGA
12
Like an oxeye window : OVAL
13
Pigeonhole's place : DESK
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Not pale, as a complexion : RUDDY
22
Prevaricate : TELLALIE
24
Was creative : GOTIDEAS
26
Pen provisions : SLOP
28
No-good : BUM
29
Western airline : ALOHA
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To boot : ALSO
31
Drudge in cyberspace : MATT
32
Son of Zeus : ARES
33
Long pass : BOMB
34
Like some traditions : ORAL
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Language of Pakistan : URDU
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Nostalgic soft drink : NEHI
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Pronoun for Miss Piggy : MOI
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Extend, as spokes : RADIATE
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Eighty-eight : PIANO
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Sing like a bird : WARBLE
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They're full of bullion : INGOTS
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Language from which "kiwi" comes : MAORI
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Central : INNER
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Frequent Woody Allen theme : ANGST
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Driver's alert : FORE
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Module : UNIT
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Nintendo rival : SEGA
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Zen riddle : KOAN
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See 6-Down : IOWA
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Telephone ___ : TAG
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"Well, ___-di-dah!" : LAH

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle.

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