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Jet Set
It's a bit of a soar subject.
Yacob Yonas
Time Limit 30 minutes
Size 17x17
Words 92
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Clues and Answers
ACROSS
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One of the Greats?
ERIE
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Calif. hub
SFO
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Legal org.
ABA
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Court judges
REFS
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Freestyles, say
RAPS
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Startup desire
CAPITAL
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Let off
EMIT
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Way to disconnect, or a hint to parts of 26-, 43-, 65-, and 74-Across
AIRPLANEMODE
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Part of un día
HORA
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One might cause a rude awakening
SNORER
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Malek of "Bohemian Rhapsody"
RAMI
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Discourage
DETER
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Welcome
ADMIT
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One passionate about wildlife preservation?
TAXIDERMIST
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Like the Tube
BRITISH
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Michael of "Superbad"
CERA
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Lo-___ (adjective that becomes an unrelated adjective without the hyphen)
CAL
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___ Pollos Hermanos ("Breaking Bad" restaurant)
LOS
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Deal breaker?
NARCO
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Vest opening
ARMHOLE
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Duel weapon
EPEE
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Shower sponge sometimes spelled with an h
LOOFA
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Top-of-the-line
AONE
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Mind
TAKEOFFENSE
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Posterior
HIND
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Fabric used to make suits
SERGE
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Off the market
SOLD
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Displays of pride
PARADES
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Like some flushes
ROYAL
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Contend
VIE
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UFO passengers
ETS
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Add injury to an insult?
SLAP
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Declare publicly
PROFESS
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Sun ray, e.g.
BEAMOFLIGHT
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___ blanche
CARTE
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UCLA athlete
BRUIN
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Nobel Peace Prize city
OSLO
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Eight-time Grammy winner Vandross
LUTHER
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Young fellows
LADS
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Like some bulbs
INCANDESCENT
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Mark up
EDIT
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Became too old to use one's parent's healthcare, say
AGEDOUT
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Singer India.___
ARIE
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Adjusts, as a clock
SETS
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More, in Madrid
MAS
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Pooh's marsupial pal
ROO
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Look after
TEND
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Like some pen ink
ERASABLE
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Bit of drizzle
RAINDROP
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"You have my word"
IPROMISE
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Lively wit
ESPRIT
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Permanent reminder
SCAR
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Alternative to air conditioning
FAN
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Met offering
OPERA
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Concerning electrons and nuclei and such
ATOMIC
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Microwaving aluminum, e.g.
BADIDEA
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Ginger ___
ALE
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Take up again, say
REHEM
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XD, e.g.
EMOTICON
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Everything must go in it
FIRESALE
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Catch off-guard
STARTLE
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Large-screen film format
IMAX
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Welcome
LETIN
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Netflix category
DRAMAS
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Spasm
THROE
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Goof
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Polio vaccine creator
SALK
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Bird sounds
COOS
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Buy one, get one, e.g.
OFFER
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Gardening tools
HOES
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Sicily's Mount ___
ETNA
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Hendrix hairdo
AFRO
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Appends
ADDSON
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Nile Delta site
EGYPT
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Close by
NEAR
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"Beverage" for the overly negative
HATERADE
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Unwanted govt. check?
IRSAUDIT
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"Yoo-hoo!"
OVERHERE
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Eavesdrop
LISTENIN
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Like a ghost town
DESERTED
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Cocoa ___
PEBBLES
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Dobby, e.g., in the Harry Potter books
ELF
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Lea who was the original singing voice of both Mulan and Jasmine
SALONGA
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Center of activity
LOCUS
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Fishy sign?
PISCES
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Rich campaign donor, slangily
FATCAT
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Waterfall features
MISTS
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Trash bag brand
GLAD
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Commemorate
HONOR
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Mother of Apollo and Artemis
LETO
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"No, ___ your father" (Darth Vader quote)
IAM
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Tegan and Sara, e.g.
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Stats
Puzzle 1
20:00
15x15
Puzzle 2
30:00
17x17
Puzzle 3
35:00
17x17
Puzzle 4
35:00
16x15
Puzzle 5
20:00
15x15
Mean percent correct 99.84% 99.56% 97.13% 96.1% 99.72%
Mean error count (incorrect or empty squares) 0.31 1.08 6.89 7.88 0.52
Mean incorrect (but filled) squares 0.22 0.31 1.78 2.61 0.3
Mean empty squares 0.09 0.76 5.11 5.27 0.23
Mean allotted time used 35.6% 37.8% 54.4% 57.3% 41.1%
Mean solve time 7:06 11:21 19:03 20:02 8:12
Mean time per correct square 2.29s 2.77s 4.9s 6.19s 2.67s
Fastest solve 2:42 3:27 5:24 4:47 3:00
Fastest error-free solve 2:53 3:27 5:24 4:47 3:00
Mean score 524.3 801.8 1516.9 1565.9 570.8
Best score 173 207 324 287 180
Worst possible score 7310 9710 9800 8660 7250
Number of error-free grids 163 163 132 144 169
Number of unfinished grids 1 4 24 23 3
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Solve Times and Scores
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2 Glen Ryan i 265 (0) 4:25
3 Roger Barkan i 267 (0) 4:27
4 Francis Heaney i 287 (0) 4:47
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7 Rob Tricchinelli i 305 (0) 5:05
8 Marty Miller i 306 (0) 5:06
9 Jeffrey L. Schwartz i 329 (0) 5:29
10 Jesse Lansner i 344 (0) 5:44
11 Andrew Miller i 352 (0) 5:52
11 Jonathon Brown i 352 (0) 5:52
12 Jenni Levy i 354 (0) 5:54
13 Robin Morrissey i 360 (0) 6:00
14 Matt Sandler i 365 (0) 6:05
15 Doug Peterson i 366 (0) 6:06
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17 Brian Amos i 373 (0) 6:13
18 Bianca Benincasa i 376 (0) 6:16
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20 Susan K. Hoffman i 384 (0) 6:24
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22 Michael Sharp i 391 (0) 6:31
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24 Austin Burns i 396 (0) 6:36
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68 Rachel Fabi o R 574 (0) 9:34
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70 Eilene Brocenos o R 576 (0) 9:36
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