This web browser is not supported. Use Chrome, Edge, Safari, or Firefox for best results.

Typecasting

New York Times, Sunday, June 2, 2024

Author:
Luke K. Schreiber
Editor:
Joel Fagliano
Blog:
When repeated, nickname for Time's 2023 Person of the Year
TotalDebutLatest
212/11/20236/2/2024
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1100000
ScrabDebutFresh
1.53945%
Luke K. Schreiber

This puzzle:

Rows: 21, Columns: 21 Words: 138, Blocks: 71 Missing: {XZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Schreiber. Sunday freshness: 83%
Joel Fagliano notes:
Luke K. Schreiber is a high school senior from Hoboken, N.J. He graduates this coming week, and will attend Princeton University in the fall. Luke made his New York Times debut last ... read more
1
B
2
L
3
A
4
C
5
K
6
A
7
S
8
I
9
C
10
S
11
M
12
A
13
S
14
C
15
O
16
T
17
S
O
O
T
H
E
18
S
19
R
A
T
I
T
20
E
21
T
V
T
A
P
E
22
Q
U
O
T
A
T
I
23
O
N
M
A
R
K
S
24
W
E
A
R
I
N
25
U
R
N
26
P
O
T
P
I
E
27
R
I
P
28
A
T
29
T
W
O
30
I
N
I
31
T
32
T
E
E
33
C
U
T
O
F
F
34
J
E
A
N
35
S
36
B
E
E
R
37
A
38
M
I
D
39
C
A
S
T
R
O
40
U
N
S
E
T
41
I
M
I
N
42
H
E
S
43
S
T
U
44
B
S
45
H
E
L
46
J
47
U
48
M
P
I
N
G
49
J
A
C
K
50
S
51
S
L
R
52
M
E
R
E
53
A
N
I
S
E
54
D
E
S
I
S
T
55
S
56
I
57
T
I
S
S
O
58
M
I
C
59
M
U
R
A
L
60
P
A
61
T
62
I
N
A
S
63
S
T
A
64
R
65
B
U
C
K
S
66
L
O
N
G
J
O
67
H
68
N
69
S
70
B
A
C
K
S
A
71
W
72
P
A
P
A
S
73
Y
O
U
74
M
75
R
76
P
I
N
K
77
Y
E
78
S
I
D
I
D
79
A
80
L
M
V
P
81
Y
E
A
S
82
E
83
A
84
R
85
S
P
L
I
C
E
86
D
G
E
N
E
S
87
B
A
R
88
A
R
M
E
89
D
90
I
O
N
91
A
U
R
A
92
A
D
A
93
P
T
94
A
S
C
95
E
N
T
96
E
D
H
A
R
97
R
98
I
99
S
100
D
A
S
H
E
101
D
H
O
P
E
S
102
B
A
H
103
N
A
T
E
104
T
A
Y
105
E
L
R
O
Y
106
D
A
R
E
107
T
108
O
109
G
A
I
110
A
H
I
S
111
E
E
112
T
W
O
113
D
O
L
L
A
R
B
114
I
L
L
S
115
H
O
L
I
E
R
116
S
E
R
E
N
E
117
T
O
O
K
A
I
M
118
I
N
S
O
L
E
119
R
E
N
T
S
120
T
E
E
N
A
© 2024, The New York Times6/2/24 ( No. 27,235 )
Across
1
One way to order coffee : BLACK
6
Nike competitor : ASICS
11
Supporting character in costume? : MASCOT
17
Relieves : SOOTHES
19
Kiwi or cassowary : RATITE
21
VCR medium : TVTAPE
22
"RUFFALO" and "TWAIN"? : QUOTATIONMARKS
24
Make comfier over time, as clothes : WEARIN
25
Receptacle for remains : URN
26
Meat-and-pastry dish : POTPIE
27
Attempt to pull apart : RIPAT
29
Number that looks like 16-Down in binary code : TWO
30
Not eliminated yet : INIT
32
Support for a swing : TEE
33
HARLO and SMAR? : CUTOFFJEANS
36
Drinker's structure made from stacked cans : BEERAMID
39
Famed San Francisco theater, with "the" : CASTRO
40
Like loose gemstones : UNSET
41
"Sign me up!" : IMIN
42
"___ All That," 2021 rom-com remake : HES
43
Rip-offs at the movies : STUBS
45
Norse goddess of death : HEL
46
LORD and KEMP? : JUMPINGJACKS
51
Camera type, for short : SLR
52
Only : MERE
53
Flavoring for ouzo or sambuca : ANISE
54
Stops : DESISTS
56
Words of decree : ITISSO
58
___ check : MIC
59
Diego Rivera's "The Allegory of California," for one : MURAL
60
Metal coatings : PATINAS
63
*O'NEIL* and *ROGERS*? : STARBUCKS
66
CEEEEENA and LENNNNNON? : LONGJOHNS
70
Cutting tool with a reinforced spine : BACKSAW
72
___ fritas (Cuban French fries) : PAPAS
73
Cry of surprise upon discovering the culprit : YOU
74
Sole survivor in "Reservoir Dogs" : MRPINK
77
Reply to a doubter : YESIDID
79
Baseball award given to Shohei Ohtani in '23 : ALMVP
81
Votes of confidence : YEAS
82
Place for a stirrup : EAR
85
WILDERODDENBERRY? : SPLICEDGENES
87
Standard to exceed, metaphorically : BAR
88
Like security systems : ARMED
90
Solar wind particle : ION
91
Glow : AURA
92
Go with the flow : ADAPT
94
Part of a flight in which seatbelts must be worn : ASCENT
96
Portrayer of the show creator in "The Truman Show" : EDHARRIS
100
S-O-L-O and L-A-N-G-E? : DASHEDHOPES
102
"Pshaw!" : BAH
103
"Great" child detective : NATE
104
When repeated, nickname for Time's 2023 Person of the Year : TAY
105
Younger Jetson kid : ELROY
106
Have the nerve : DARETO
109
Moo goo ___ pan : GAI
110
"Got it now" : AHISEE
112
RU$$ELL and BLA$$? : TWODOLLARBILLS
115
___-than-thou : HOLIER
116
Peaceful : SERENE
117
Set one's sights : TOOKAIM
118
Something found beneath an arch : INSOLE
119
Leaders of the fam, with "the" : RENTS
120
"Lovergirl" singer Marie : TEENA
Down
1
Title spy in a Robert Ludlum series : BOURNE
2
Canadian dollar coin : LOONIE
3
QB stat: Abbr. : ATT
4
Cause to crack : CHAP
5
High-fat weight-loss diet, for short : KETO
6
Golfer Palmer, familiarly : ARNIE
7
"Ditto!" : SAME
8
Give ___ go : ITA
9
Wispy cloud : CIRRUS
10
Half of a Caribbean nation : STKITTS
11
Workweek inits. : MTWTF
12
Roman farewell : AVE
13
The "S" of New York City's SIR train line : STATEN
14
Auto refreshes? : CARWASHES
15
Classic novel set in rural Nebraska : OPIONEERS
16
See 29-Across : TEN
17
Kind of kick in football : SQUIB
18
Easy mark : SITTINGDUCK
20
Gamers' games : ESPORTS
23
Subjective piece : OPED
28
Run ___ of : AFOUL
31
Strong poker holding, informally : TRIPS
33
Wine vessels : CASKS
34
Thin sauce : JUS
35
Pope who met with Attila the Hun : STLEO
37
French female friend : AMIE
38
Max's counterpart : MIN
39
Looney Tunes turtle : CECIL
42
Gets to vote : HASASAY
44
Takes along : BRINGS
46
Sticky situations : JAMS
47
Mole or mile : UNIT
48
Glam rock? : MICA
49
Preserves in slices, as meat : JERKS
50
Big name in motor oil : STP
52
Soybean product : MISO
55
First sultan of both Syria and Egypt : SALADIN
57
Cap worn by dervishes : TAJ
59
Person cleaning a horse's stable : MUCKER
61
The weather is a classically bland one : TOPIC
62
Neck and neck : INADEADHEAT
64
Certain baseball stats : RBIS
65
Severe social media punishment : BAN
67
Music for the masses? : HYMN
68
Nine, in Italian : NOVE
69
Has dinner : SUPS
71
Anderson who directed "Asteroid City" : WES
72
One in plane clothes : PILOT
74
"That's on me" : MYBAD
75
Novel fund-raising idea? : READATHON
76
Glides over the coast, say : PARASAILS
78
Favorably interprets : SPINS
79
Tourist destination in northern India : AGRA
80
Pick up : LEARN
83
Titular character in a Menotti opera : AMAHL
84
Some vacation destinations : RESORTS
86
"Obviously" : DUH
88
Did a great job on, in modern slang : ATE
89
What's generated by solar panels : DCPOWER
93
Rehab therapy, informally : PHYSIO
95
Friend of Winnie-the-Pooh : EEYORE
96
Rap's ___ Sweatshirt : EARL
97
Sleeve style with slanted seams : RAGLAN
98
Padova's home : ITALIA
99
Not-so-good vibration? : SEISM
101
Big name in tractors : DEERE
102
Farmers' rolls : BALES
106
"I forbid it" : DONT
107
Leisurely gait : TROT
108
Instrument with a vowel-heavy name : OBOE
110
Tuna type : AHI
111
Fish often served with kabayaki sauce : EEL
113
Cubs' home : DEN
114
Nickname for Isaac : IKE

Answer summary:
8 unique to this puzzle, 3 unique to Modern Era but used previously.

Found bugs or have suggestions? Please let us know.

Like this puzzle? Please share this page on social media to help spread the word about XWord Info. Thanks!

XWord Info Home
XWord Info © 2007-2024, Jim Horne
82 ms