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New York Times – Oct 12 2018

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New York Times – Oct 12 2018
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Across
1. Bitter end? : NESS
5. Many a line from Benjamin Franklin : ADAGE
10. Fool, in British slang : PRAT
14. Numerical prefix : OCTA
15. First name in rap history : TUPAC
16. Look (for), as a compliment : FISH
17. Question after “Hey!” : WHATSTHEBIGIDEA
20. Bathroom or beach supply : LOTION
21. Eye intently : GAZEAT
22. “Awake in the Dark” author : EBERT
23. Mic holders : MCS
26. Soccer superstar Lionel : MESSI
27. Gutenberg’s Bible, e.g. : TOME
28. Workers, dismissively : PEONS
30. Jean who wrote “Wide Sargasso Sea” : RHYS
31. [Don’t you think you’re milking it a bit too much?] : MOO
32. Enid who wrote “National Velvet” : BAGNOLD
34. ___ milk : OAT
35. Checker of someone’s vitals : EMT
36. 2008 presidential campaign topic : IRAQWAR
37. Name associated with chicken : TSO
38. Unwavering : SET
39. Takes off : DEDUCTS
40. Focus of Boyle’s law : GAS
41. Relative of philia and agape, to the Greeks : EROS
43. Fortune 500 company whose products have a trademarked green-and-yellow color scheme : DEERE
44. Capital of South Sudan : JUBA
45. Hertfordshire neighbor : ESSEX
47. Provider of a traveler’s check, for short : TSA
48. Like : FANCY
49. Item suggested visually by the black squares in this puzzle’s grid : LIGHTBULB
52. Like many an ESPN Deportes watcher : LATINO
55. Full-bodied : ROBUST
59. Redress : AVENGE
60. Reduplicative dance name : NAENAE
61. Impressively tough, slangily : BADASS
62. Marched : STRODE

Down
1. “Hmm …” : NOWLETMESEE
2. Millennials, in relation to their parents : ECHOBOOMERS
3. “Hope” and “Friendship,” for two : STATEMOTTOS
4. HBO’s “Veep,” e.g. : SATIRE
5. Envelope abbr. : ATTN
6. “OB-viously!” : DUH
7. Parrot : APE
8. Go on and on : GAB
9. Vaper’s device : ECIG
10. Big name in pharmaceuticals : PFIZER
11. Not be in the driver’s seat : RIDESHOTGUN
12. Simple : ASEASYASABC
13. “In other words …” : THATISTOSAY
18. Juicer : SOT
19. Group of whales : GAM
23. Heavy metal band with the double-platinum album “Countdown to Extinction” : MEGADETH
24. Victory : CONQUEST
25. Seafood known for its sweet taste and delicate texture : SNOWCRAB
28. Peeled : PARED
29. Group running together : SLATE
32. Tender : BID
33. Many profs : DRS
42. ___ Kyle, Catwoman’s alter ego : SELINA
44. Go on and on : JABBER
46. Places for pedestrians to be alert, informally : XINGS
48. Drink with a straw : FLOAT
50. Sez : GOES
51. Some wares in a china shop : URNS
52. The International Space Station, e.g. : LAB
53. DuVernay who directed “A Wrinkle in Time” : AVA
54. ___ Baker (British clothing retailer) : TED
56. Italian cardinal : UNO
57. Bummed : SAD
58. ___ time : TEE