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New York Times, Thursday, August 25, 2011

Author:
Patrick Blindauer & Francis Heaney
Editor:
Will Shortz
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1.59262
Patrick Blindauer
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1.53110
Francis Heaney

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQVZ} This is puzzle # 47 for Mr. Blindauer. This is puzzle # 8 for Mr. Heaney. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
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© 2011, The New York TimesNo. 0825 ( 22,570 )
Across
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See, say : SENSE
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___ pyramid, four examples of which are seen in this puzzle : FOOD
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Real-estate abbr. : BSMT
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French affair : AMOUR
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Friend of Zoe and Abby : ELMO
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"Don't you know there's ___ on?" : AWAR
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Loudly berated : SCREAMEDAT
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"Say ___" (1940 hit) : SISI
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Fanny : SEAT
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Lena who played Irina Derevko on "Alias" : OLIN
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Tech company in the Dow Jones Industrial Average : CISCO
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"Signs point to ___" (Magic 8 Ball answer) : YES
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Go home empty-handed, say : LOSE
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Welding bands? : ARCS
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Lepidopterist's tool : NET
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Whack : CLOBBER
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Tailors' allowances : EASES
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1971 Tom Jones hit : SHESALADY
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Has no doubt about : KNOWS
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Ben-___ : HUR
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Patty Hearst alias : TANIA
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Pioneer carrier : CONESTOGA
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Harold of the Clinton White House : ICKES
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How many stupid things are done : ONADARE
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Abbr. after N. or S. : DAK
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Backsplash unit : TILE
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Some talk on political talk shows : SPIN
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PC key : ESC
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John who starred in Broadway's original "Carousel" : RAITT
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Break down, in a way : WEEP
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Fair : EXPO
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All at the front? : OMNI
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Conductor's place : TROLLEYCAR
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Foreign farewell : CIAO
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Old Testament king : SAUL
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Shoddy stuff : DRECK
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Part of N.C.A.A.: Abbr. : ASSN
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"South Park" boy : KYLE
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Tennis great born in Serbia : SELES
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Fresh : SASSY
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Compère : EMCEE
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Ephron and Roberts : NORAS
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Ingredient in some English pudding : SUET
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Laundry detergent brand : ERA
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Has a hunch : FEELS
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"Some Enchanted Evening," e.g. : OLDIE
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Gulf of ___ : OMAN
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Flyspeck : DOT
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Straightforward fashion choice : BASICBLACK
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Site of many clandestine accounts : SWISSBANK
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Gender abbr. : MASC
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Charlie's Angels, e.g. : TRIO
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Like some points : MOOT
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Like many a Malkovich : CROATIAN
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Dietary dictum for one with hypertension : LESSSALT
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Lou Gehrig's disease, for short : ALS
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Reissue : NEWEDITION
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Michael of "Superbad" : CERA
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Falco of "Nurse Jackie" : EDIE
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Scandinavian rugs : RYAS
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Kitchenware brand : EKCO
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Presently : ANON
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Light classical pieces : SONATINAS
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Clog, e.g. : SHOE
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O, symbolically : HUG
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Otto - cinque : TRE
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Embassy worker: Abbr. : DIPL
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City whose name sounds like a fish : SEOUL
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"___ the Conqueror" (Max von Sydow film) : PELLE
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Do well : EXCEL
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Zone (out) : SPACE
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Blush stoppers : CORKS
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Almond ___ (candy brand) : ROCA
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"The Pregnant Widow" author Martin : AMIS
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"King Kong" co-star, 1933 : WRAY
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Heroine who says "I resisted all the way: a new thing for me" : EYRE
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Shaming sound : TSK
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Mad people, e.g.: Abbr. : EDS

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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