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New York Times, Thursday, August 16, 2012

Speaker of the line "Listen to them - the children of the night"

Author:
Ethan Cooper
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Ethan Cooper

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 12 for Mr. Cooper. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
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© 2012, The New York Times8/16/12 ( No. 22,927 )
Across
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Swiss ___ : CHARD
6
Derive (from) : STEM
10
Multimillion-selling band from Australia : ACDC
14
Sacré-___ (Paris landmark) : COEUR
15
Syringe : HYPO
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Actress ___ Flynn Boyle : LARA
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Aetna competitor : CIGNA
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Blood-sharing? : AKIN
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Bloodhound's lead : ODOR
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Prison guard system? : ESCAPECONTROL
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Level of achievement : STATURE
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These days : LATELY
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Healthful cooking option : CANOLA
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"Let's see that again in ___" : SLOMO
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D.O.J. heads : AGS
30
Hipster Capitol Hill worker after collapsing? : ALTPAGEDOWN
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Sighs over, say : RUES
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"... might ___ quietus make": Hamlet : HIS
38
Taylor on "The Andy Griffith Show" : OPIE
39
Bill at the "Star Wars" cantina? : SPACEBARTAB
44
E-mail suffix once required to join Facebook : EDU
45
Make grand statements : ORATE
46
Klemperer of "Hogan's Heroes" : WERNER
48
Company that introduced coin-slide washers in laundromats : MAYTAG
51
Gives a thumbs-down : VOTESNO
52
Restyle a bit of a D.C. hockey player's hair? : SHIFTCAPSLOCK
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Not just a talker : DOER
56
Taylor of "Say Anything ..." : LILI
57
Click or clack : NOISE
60
Heraldic band : ORLE
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"That's cool, man" : IDIG
62
Unbeatable : IDEAL
63
Singer with the 1986 #1 album "Promise" : SADE
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It's not meant to be used on nails : PEEN
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Quick to flip : TESTY
Down
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New Deal work program, for short : CCC
2
___ polloi : HOI
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Cyclades setting : AEGEANSEA
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Totals : RUNSTO
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Speaker of the line "Listen to them - the children of the night" : DRACULA
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Outline : SHAPE
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Preschooler : TYKE
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More awesome than awesome : EPIC
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Late-night talk show feature : MONOLOG
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Much work ahead : ALOTTODO
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Core members : CADRE
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Mouth watering? : DROOL
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Nickelodeon title girl : CARLY
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Asia's ___ Sea : ARAL
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Kind of recognition : NAME
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Chicken pox result, often : SCARS
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Go back before proceeding : TAGUP
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Skyline feature : SPIRE
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In the cellar : LAST
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All ___ : THAT
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Like a policy allowing unfettered air traffic : OPENSKIES
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Ream : WIDEN
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Prefix with -pathy : NEURO
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Unpunished : SCOTFREE
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Quod ___ faciendum : ERAT
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Twist-tie alternative : BAGCLIP
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Not reporting, maybe : AWOL
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"You can be sure" : BETONIT
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Alter, as a program : RECODE
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Windows forerunner : MSDOS
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Now, in Nicaragua : AHORA
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Investor's info : YIELD
51
Two-finger salute : VSIGN
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Gofer : AIDE
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"Swan Lake" move : PLIE
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Didn't sell : SAT
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England's Isle of ___ : ELY

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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