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New York Times, Tuesday, June 7, 2005

Author:
Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Editor:
Will Shortz
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1.60100
Lee Glickstein
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1.581521
Nancy Salomon

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 39 Missing: {JQ} This is puzzle # 11 for Mr. Glickstein. This is puzzle # 142 for Ms. Salomon. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2005, The New York TimesNo. 0607 ( 20,300 )
Across
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Wet snowball sound : SPLAT
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Radio choice : AMFM
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Hair goops : GELS
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___-Roman wrestling : GRECO
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1971 Cy Young Award winner ___ Blue : VIDA
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Not written : ORAL
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Stuffed animals : TEDDYBEARS
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Festive : GALA
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Business V.I.P. : CEO
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Jeer : HOOTAT
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Like meat thrown to a lion : RAW
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Stuffed headrests : DOWNPILLOWS
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Pinza of "South Pacific" : EZIO
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Went yachting : BOATED
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Stuffed appetizers : MUSHROOMS
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Contents of a big bowl : PUNCH
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"Am not!" response : ARETOO
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Most of Libya : SAHARA
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Cuban bills : PESOS
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Stuffed mailers : ENVELOPES
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College graduate's goal : CAREER
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Furnace's output : HEAT
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Stuffed polling receptacles : BALLOTBOXES
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Sun spot? : SKY
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Momentarily : INASEC
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Teacher's grp. : NEA
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Lemon-lime malt brand : ZIMA
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Stuffed diners : OVEREATERS
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Coup d'___ : ETAT
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With no help : SOLO
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Dewey, to Truman : LOSER
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Cold war news service : TASS
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Either half of Gemini : TWIN
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Community workout spots, for short : YMCAS
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Police dept. rank : SGT
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Relative of ante- : PRE
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Headed : LED
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Kind of converter : ACDC
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Trifled (with) : TOYED
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Greeting on the Appian Way : AVE
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"Mamma ___!" : MIA
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T.V.A. promoter : FDR
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Number 5 iron : MASHIE
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"Dead Souls" novelist Nikolai : GOGOL
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Poet's Muse : ERATO
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Early Steven Bochco series : LALAW
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Blind parts : SLATS
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Miscue : BOOBOO
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Buddy from way back : OLDPAL
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Plot again : REMAP
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Shade of blue : AZURE
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Smartens (up) : WISES
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Try to win : WOO
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60's war zone, briefly : NAM
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Scoreboard fig. : PTS
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"___ be in England" : OHTO
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Pistol, slangily : ROSCOE
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"Now we're in for it!" : UHOH
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Puppy pickup places : NAPES
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Haunted house sound : CREAK
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Like many a retreat : HASTY
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Calm : SERENE
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Tarzan creator's monogram : ERB
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Prefix with natal : NEO
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Irk : VEX
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Even less than wholesale : ATCOST
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"Carmen" composer : BIZET
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Author Loos : ANITA
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Holy Tibetans : LAMAS
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Exams before some postgrad. studies : LSATS
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Serta alternative : SEALY
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Positron's place : ATOM
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Solemn pledge : VOW
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Yalie : ELI
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1980's White House nickname : RON
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Top left PC key : ESC
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Stephen of "Still Crazy" : REA
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Soon-to-be-alumni: Abbr. : SRS

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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