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New York Times, Friday, June 16, 2017

French philosopher who wrote "Reflections on Violence"

Author:
Zhouqin Burnikel
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Zhouqin Burnikel

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 68, Blocks: 37 Missing: {JKQZ} Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry. This is puzzle # 43 for Ms. Burnikel.
Jeff Chen notes:
Neat middle section, with four strong feature entries: GENDER FLUID, HEAT SENSORS (maybe a bit less exciting than the others, but this ... read more
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© 2017, The New York Times6/16/17 ( No. 24,692 )

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Across
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Alternatives to olives : TWISTS
7
Went for a run : BATTED
13
Spanish spread : RANCHO
14
"Told ya!" : SOTHERE
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More affected : ARTIER
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Drill setting : BOOTCAMP
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Part of many arena names: Abbr. : CTR
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"Sign me up!" : YESICAN
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Situation with no up side : TIE
21
Evidence of a hard landing : THUD
23
Not bogus : LEGIT
24
Michael who directed the 2015 film "Blackhat" : MANN
25
"That makes two of us" : SODOI
27
Spooky grp.? : CIA
28
Like some sent documents : FAXED
29
Moving between male and female : GENDERFLUID
32
Sore helper : SALVE
33
Old baseball mascot with a "C" on his cap : MRRED
35
Toaster components : HEATSENSORS
38
Major beef source : ANGUS
41
Blue : SAD
42
Big name in 1990s hip-hop : TUPAC
44
Like white panthers : RARE
45
Co-Nobelist with Yitzhak and Shimon : YASIR
47
2002 Grammy nominee John : TESH
48
Popular nail polish brand : OPI
49
School once headed by Mies van der Rohe : BAUHAUS
51
21st in a series of 24 : PHI
52
Neighbor de Ibiza : MALLORCA
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Add subtly : SLIPIN
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Used up : ALLGONE
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"Hel-l-lp!" : SAVEME
58
Makeup problems : SMEARS
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Past the point of caring : OVERIT
Down
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Swift writings : TRACTS
2
It has four tusks : WARTHOG
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Shows disregard for privacy : INTRUDES
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Discovery magazine subj. : SCI
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Unidentified gossip source, often : THEY
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French philosopher who wrote "Reflections on Violence" : SOREL
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Greet with disdain : BOOAT
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Abbr. before a colon and a name : ATTN
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Potent pot component, for short : THC
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Impetus for a colonial "party" : TEATAX
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Wolverine's cousin : ERMINE
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Hinge : DEPEND
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Instagram and such : SOCIALMEDIA
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Major uncertainty : BIGIF
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Classified key to success : SECRETSAUCE
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Onetime host with 11 Daytime Emmys : DONAHUE
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Fared : MADEOUT
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Just sits : IDLES
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Who's there : FIRST
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Green on the silver screen : EVA
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Party server : URN
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"Always one of a kind" sloganeer : DRPEPPER
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One of a White House couple until 2017 : SASHA
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Dish often garnished with white radish : SASHIMI
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Salivation stimuli : AROMAS
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Flamethrower option : NAPALM
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Radiator protector : GRILLE
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Big name in disposable tableware : CHINET
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Crocheter's collection : YARNS
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Rene of "Nightcrawler" : RUSSO
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Vulgarian : BOOR
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Bulgarian, e.g. : SLAV
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Big Apple airport code : LGA
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"___ changed" : IVE

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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