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New York Times, Friday, April 5, 2013

Author:
Peter Wentz
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Peter Wentz

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 66, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQ} This is puzzle # 13 for Mr. Wentz. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
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© 2013, The New York TimesNo. 0405 ( 23,159 )
Across
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Begins : KICKSOFF
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Common sights in the Rockies : ASPENS
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Expiate : ATONEFOR
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Meaty Applebee's morsel : RIBLET
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Half of an old comic film duo : PAKETTLE
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It includes picking the place : EXACTA
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Woody Guthrie and others : OKIES
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Adam Smith or Ethan Allen : DEIST
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The "needle" part of needle grass : AWN
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Scottish sprout : WEELAD
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Item on a Christmas list : TOY
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Party person, for short : POL
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Horse show demonstrations : GAITS
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Desperate : DIRE
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Pop punk band with the 2002 triple-platinum album "The Young and the Hopeless" : GOODCHARLOTTE
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Last song heard on Disneyland's Splash Mountain : ZIPADEEDOODAH
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Relatively important meeting? : FAMILYREUNION
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Top : ACME
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Take without credit : AUDIT
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Ball-bearing piece : TEE
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Field of three Nobel Prizes: Abbr. : SCI
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Big game show prize : NEWCAR
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Pal 4 life : BFF
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People without a religious affiliation, in modern lingo : NONES
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___ Island : RHODE
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Stops lying : ARISES
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Bug : VWBEETLE
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Like some operations : COVERT
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Prime, as bonds : AAARATED
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Works in the kitchen : KNEADS
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Court luminaries : NBASTARS
Down
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"Batman" comics sound : KAPOW
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"___ your point" : ITAKE
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NPR's Roberts : COKIE
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Request at a palace, maybe : KNEEL
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Gives oneself something to aim for : SETSAGOAL
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Frequently, quaintly : OFT
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Dog-ear, e.g. : FOLD
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Word on a bingo card : FREE
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Kindergarten comeback : ARESO
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Babe Ruth mark broken by Roger Maris : SIXTY
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Kegler's org. : PBA
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Noted cliff in Yosemite Valley : ELCAPITAN
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Balance sheet figure : NETWORTH
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Frequent Jack Kirby comics collaborator : STANLEE
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"Well, that one doesn't work" : ITSADUD
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Pops : DADDY
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Relative of sleet : ICERAIN
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Grp. whose flag has 12 stars : THEEU
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Awarder of a thimble to Alice, in "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" : DODO
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"Up top!" : GIMMEFIVE
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Anthony's XM Radio partner : OPIE
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Samurai who's lost his lord : RONIN
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Laggards : LOITERERS
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"High School Musical" actor : ZACEFRON
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Greasy part of pork : FATBACK
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Mortimer of old radio : SNERD
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Figure on a manufacturer's balance sheet : COSTS
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Puffed ___ : WHEAT
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It's baked in Italy : COTTA
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Pioneer in psychoanalysis : ADLER
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Exemplars of thinness : REEDS
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"___ Almighty" (2007 film) : EVAN
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Q-tip, e.g. : SWAB
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Salt source : SEA
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Bit of barnyard onomatopoeia : BAA

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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