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New York Times, Friday, July 1, 2011

Author:
Chris A. McGlothlin
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Chris A. McGlothlin

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 32 Missing: {QXZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. McGlothlin. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
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© 2011, The New York TimesNo. 0701 ( 22,515 )
Across
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It often contains "lies" : EPITAPH
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Person making a cameo, say : JEWELER
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Start of a big 1975 sports event? : THRILLA
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Tending to bring together : UNITIVE
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Florida's ___ Park Race Track : HIALEAH
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Some photography equipment : STROBES
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Priest at Shiloh : ELI
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Genetic stuff : RNA
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It may be pinched : TOE
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"Do Ya" band, for short : ELO
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Winthrop's affliction in "The Music Man" : LISP
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One taking orders : CHEF
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Title girl in a 1990s-2000s MTV cartoon : DARIA
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Fishing tool : SPEAR
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Like many blog comments, informally : ANON
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One of eight in chess : RANK
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2008 World Series athlete : RAY
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Cousins of blackbirds : GRACKLES
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Pro-Church of England position : ANTIDISESTABLISHMENTARIANISM
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Creamlike paint shade : EGGSHELL
42
French article : LES
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___ land : LALA
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Aforementioned : SAID
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"A little ___ do ya" (1950s-'60s slogan) : DABLL
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London borough with Wembley Stadium : BRENT
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'Vette option : TTOP
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Tart plum : SLOE
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Eastern band : OBI
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Big East Conf. member : WVU
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1-Across accompanier : RIP
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Mama grizzly, south of the border : OSA
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Crazy Horse, e.g. : WARRIOR
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Causes to take hold : ENROOTS
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Chanel fragrance "pour homme" : EGOISTE
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Astronaut's favorite dessert? : MOONPIE
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Indicates : DENOTES
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Overruns : INFESTS
Down
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Rosenberg and Roosevelt : ETHELS
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An apostle : PHILIP
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Declaration at a poker table : IRAISE
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The Everly Brothers' "(___) I Kissed You" : TIL
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34-Across, e.g., for short : ALER
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Alternative fallback position : PLANC
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"You think you're so funny!" : HAHAHA
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Popular hair care product : JUSTFORMEN
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Prefix with -derm : ENTO
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Hyper : WIRED
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Normandy was in it: Abbr. : ETO
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What's not right? : LIBERALISM
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Story from Joyce's "Dubliners" : EVELINE
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Wets again : RESOAKS
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Like some politics : PARTISAN
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Class with Browning and Golding, say : ENGLISHLIT
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Home of the 42nd U.S. president : ARKANSAS
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Salad tidbit : RADISH
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Kind of chart : NATAL
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Ja and da : YESES
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Squalled : CRIED
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Structural piece bent 90° along its long dimension : ANGLEIRON
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Sheet music notations : TABLATURES
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Jostled : ELBOWED
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Claptrap : GARBAGE
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Moolah : DOREMI
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Hardly line drives : BLOOPS
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Went bonkers : LOSTIT
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Papers on pads? : LEASES
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Plot element : TWIST
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New Mexico's state tree : PINON
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Yea or nay : VOTE
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Classy sort? : PROF
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2016 Olympics host : RIO
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"___ moment" : ONE

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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