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New York Times, Saturday, July 2, 2016

Who said "Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work"

Author:
Erin Rhode
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Erin Rhode

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 29 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Ms. Rhode. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
Erin Rhode notes:
I'm very excited to show off my second ever New York Times crossword puzzle, just over one year from my first one. Perhaps I will make ... read more
Jeff Chen notes:
Such a great triple to kick off the puzzle: FOOD COMA / … AND IM OUT! / RED VINES. Totally worth the price of a RRN (random Roman ... read more
Jim Horne notes:

Ms. Rhode is the first woman to have a Saturday NYT puzzle since Elizabeth Gorski in 2014. You need to go back another two years for the one before that.

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© 2016, The New York Times7/2/16 ( No. 24,343 )

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Across
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Postprandial woe : FOODCOMA
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Fight memento : FATLIP
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"That's it ... too rich for me" : ANDIMOUT
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Classical record on Norman Bates's turntable in "Psycho" : EROICA
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Licorice candy that was originally raspberry-flavored : REDVINES
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Ross and Spencer : DIANAS
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John of the Velvet Underground : CALE
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Berlin's ___ Nationalgalerie : ALTE
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Promised lands : EDENS
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Alex's mom on "Family Ties" : ELYSE
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Totes : LUGS
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Tía's title, perhaps: Abbr. : SRTA
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Brought (up), as from the distant past : DREDGED
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Get in the end : NET
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Gladiator type : WARRIOR
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Classic song with the lyric "Let's get together and feel all right" : ONELOVE
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Rays are in it : ALEAST
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Browns : SAUTES
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Head honchos : TOPDOGS
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Pie slice, so to speak : PERCENT
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Disney aunt : ENA
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Most insensitive : NUMBEST
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"___ Theme," tune from "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" : REYS
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Change colors : TURN
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Oyster cracker? : OTTER
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No longer crisp, in a way : STALE
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Two-time All-Star Martinez : TINO
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Half of a comic strip duo : ARLO
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Put an end to : KIBOSH
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2008 Tina Fey/Amy Poehler comedy : BABYMAMA
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Words said in a rush : IMLATE
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Small show of one's feelings : EMOTICON
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Considered to be : SEENAS
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Barren, in a way : SEEDLESS
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"Broad City," for one : FARCE
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N.B.A. star with size 22 shoes : ONEAL
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"___ enough ..." : ODDLY
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Low bars : DIVES
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10th-century year : CMI
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Chaplin of "Game of Thrones" : OONA
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Robert ___, F.B.I. director from 2001 to 2013 : MUELLER
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Like many retired Derby winners : ATSTUD
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Like parking meters : FED
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Singer India.___ : ARIE
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Pride : lions :: knot : ___ : TOADS
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It may be a credit to the band : LINERNOTE
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"This is too much" : ICANTEVEN
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Prove one's worth : PASSATEST
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Something that may pop up in the morning : EGGO
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Who said "Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work" : EDISON
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Some claim to have six of them : SENSES
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Poor spirits? : ROTGUT
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Loved by : DEARTO
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Has fun getting towed? : WATERSKIS
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Recharging period : ALONETIME
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Like debts : REPAYABLE
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Old dope? : RAD
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Director Jacquet of "March of the Penguins" : LUC
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Blue books? : SMUT
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Ann Landers, for one : PENNAME
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Sweeteners : BRIBES
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M.I.T.'s ___ School of Management : SLOAN
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Linguistic origin of "mulligatawny" : TAMIL
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Whisper : TRACE
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Ticklish dolls : ELMOS
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They have coats with white hairs : ROANS
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___ noche (tonight: Sp.) : ESTA
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Something that may be found in a pit : OBOE
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"___ Mine" (hit of 1957 or 1995) : HES
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Accounting abbr. : YTD

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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