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New York Times, Friday, July 27, 2001

Michael Bolton's "How ___ Be Lovers"

Author:
Brendan Emmett Quigley
Editor:
Will Shortz
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This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 31 Missing: {QVXZ} This is puzzle # 49 for Mr. Quigley.
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© 2001, The New York Times7/27/01 ( No. 18,889 )
Across
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Kind of atty. : DIST
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Funny producer : JOKEWRITER
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Prefix with dermal : ENTO
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Frozen treat : ITALIANICE
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"Did you forget about me?" : AHEM
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Given to forcefully : THRUSTUPON
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They may be fawning : DOES
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Two-time U.S. Open winner Fraser : NEALE
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Loam component : SILT
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Debut of Oct. 11, 1975 : SNL
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Savior : HERO
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Philosopher Diderot : DENIS
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Member of the First Triumvirate : POMPEY
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Mount ___ (Minnesota ski resort) : KATO
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Pleiades pursuer : ORION
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Stay on top of trends : BEWITHIT
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Where the going rate is charged? : TOLLBAR
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She followed Lou as first lady : ELEANOR
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No posh hotels : FLEABAGS
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Mentor of Eminem : DRDRE
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1999 air strike authorizer : NATO
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Deep sleeps : SOPORS
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Michael Bolton's "How ___ Be Lovers" : CANWE
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Doing business : OPEN
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Hoops competition, briefly : NIT
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Specialty : AREA
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Pluto's purview : HADES
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Castor and Pollux's mother : LEDA
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Program interruption : NEWSREPORT
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Scene of heavy W.W. I fighting : YSER
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Torn, say : ONTHEFENCE
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Catalog : LIST
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Millionaire's address? : EASYSTREET
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Grub : EATS
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Place of poor radio reception : DEADSPOT
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Recognizing : INHONOROF
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Heavy metal producer? : STEELMILL
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Some cats : TOMS
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Passenger vehicle : JITNEY
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Choice word? : OTHER
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Literally, empty orchestra : KARAOKE
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End of the year, for some : ELUL
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Smart-alecky : WISE
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Backstabber : RAT
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Loo message : INUSE
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It may be made on the rebound : TIPIN
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Potentially pathogenic strain : ECOLI
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Checks for letters? : RENTS
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Plant of the nightshade family : HENBANE
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Gave extra attention : DOTEDON
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End of the world? : POLE
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Wows : AWES
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No later than, informally : TIL
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No angel : BRAT
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Heavenly sight : HARP
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Land of 13,500+ islands : INDONESIA
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Most scorching : TORRIDEST
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Case studier's org. : ABA
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They may follow computer crashes : RESTARTS
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"Ha, that was funny" : GOODONE
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Certain stanza : SESTET
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Camp craft : CANOE
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Rock tour venue : ARENA
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Semiaquatic swimmers : NEWTS
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Somewhat irresolute? : WASHY
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Nez ___ : PERCE
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Weight : HEFT
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Parrot : APER
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1988 Masters winner : LYLE
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Court matter : RES

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

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