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New York Times, Monday, May 24, 2010

Author:
Bob Johnson
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Bob Johnson

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {QZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Johnson. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2010, The New York TimesNo. 0524 ( 22,112 )
Across
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Cow's offspring : CALF
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U.C.L.A. player : BRUIN
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Bank no. : ACCT
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Margarine : OLEO
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Copy, for short : REPRO
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What's seen in "Saw" : GORE
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Football alignment named for its shape : TFORMATION
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"___ a Song Go Out of My Heart" : ILET
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Impertinent : SASSY
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Bed-and-breakfast : INN
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Muslim's God : ALLAH
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Elvis ___ Presley : ARON
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Drug that's a downer : OPIATE
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Top choice : PICKOFTHELITTER
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Sign in a boardinghouse window : TORENT
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"Yes, captain!" : AYEAYE
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Good "Wheel of Fortune" purchase for STRING BIKINI : ANI
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Drano ingredient : LYE
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Undeveloped : RAW
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Heckle or Jeckle of cartoons : MAGPIE
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Lay waste to : RAVAGE
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"Light" dessert? : CHERRIESJUBILEE
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Went nuts : LOSTIT
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School near Windsor Castle : ETON
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11th-century conqueror of Valencia : ELCID
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Number on a golf hole : PAR
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Starbucks size that's Italian for "twenty" : VENTI
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Fruity drinks : ADES
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Sci-fi hero in the 25th century : BUCKROGERS
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Circus shelter : TENT
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Stan's pal in old films : OLLIE
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Puccini's "Nessun dorma," for one : ARIA
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Captain Hook's henchman : SMEE
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To the point, ironically : BLUNT
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Classic theater name : ROXY
Down
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Foldable beds : COTS
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___ Romeo (Italian car) : ALFA
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Ones born before Virgos : LEOS
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Abandon : FORSAKE
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Item under a blouse : BRA
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Color again, as the hair : RETINT
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Go ___ smoke : UPIN
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Do a post-washing chore : IRON
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Oui's opposite : NON
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Nimbleness : AGILITY
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Property securing a loan : COLLATERAL
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Manufacture : CREATE
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Restraining cord : TETHER
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Ancient Athenian sculptor : MYRON
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Samoan capital : APIA
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Frequent, in poetry : OFT
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Cheer for a bullfighter : OLE
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School org. : PTA
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Charged particle : ION
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It might be marked off with police tape : CRIMESCENE
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Rutherford B. ___ : HAYES
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Ogle : EYE
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Big fib : LIE
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Biographical datum : AGE
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Itsy-bitsy : WEE
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Skilled entertainer : ARTISTE
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Where to enter this puzzle's answers : GRID
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Indy 500 service area : PIT
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Same old same old : RUT
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From the beginning: Lat. : ABOVO
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The "sour" in sweet-and-sour : VINEGAR
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Shoe grippers : CLEATS
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Poker variety : HOLDEM
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Sleeveless jacket : JERKIN
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Word on a door handle : PULL
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Org. protecting individual rights : ACLU
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Literary Wolfe : NERO
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"___ are for kids" (ad slogan) : TRIX
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"___, old chap!" : ISAY
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Go up and down, as in the water : BOB
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On Social Security: Abbr. : RET

Answer summary: 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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