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Wednesday, Dec 04, 2013

Crossword: 'A Little Off the Top'

Weekly crossword by Ink Well Xwords

By Ben Tausig
Crossword

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Across

1. Staple vodka on campus

6. New jack swing girl group of the ‘90s

9. Justin Timberlake’s “Cry ___ River”

12. Ancient Middle Eastern queen

13. Spoils seekers

16. Onomatopoetic sound in KRS-One’s “Sound of da Police”

17. Reach for balls rather than the ball, say

18. Do-gooder shoe company

19. Reprove

20. Fox musical comedy

21. First word of many a letter

23. Superlatively Urkelian

25. Asiana crash airport: Abbr.

27. Mojito need

29. Egyptian mother goddess

30. Sardine container

31. Event that often provides occasion for Kanye West to make a fool of himself: Abbr.

32. Pluses

36. USSR plane, in some theories

37. Put on the court, say

39. Former military fort in New Jersey

40. Streisand born in Williamsburg, Brooklyn (before it was cool)

42. Rich soil

43. Chevys, e.g.

44. Stimpy’s pal

45. Org. concerned with handicap issues

46. “That is nasty”

47. Soviet contraband literature

51. “For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is ___”

53. Volunteer for Wikipedia, say

54. More cunning

56. Use the Net

59. Some Cadillac lowriders

61. Corporally punished, in a way

62. Top of the card

63. “Amtrak Joe”

64. Bro’s counterpart

65. According to

66. “For realz”

Down

1. “I’m not supposed to talk about this, but ...”

2. State with a five-sided flag

3. Person offering their wavy hair to someone

in need?

4. Like some people with elevated BMI

5. Undercover surveillance vehicle, perhaps

6. Fantasy sports proposal

7. Stylist in charge of dealing with complicated cuts?

8. Seconds, of a sort, for a ruminant

9. “Mama Tried” musician Haggard

10. Some Art Deco works

11. To date

13. Speeder’s stat

14. Answer to a problem with bobs?

15. Pinkies, e.g.

19. “Get $5 off on your haircut by getting
tight waves”?

22. Big name in classical guitars

24. Rubbish collector, to a 41-Down

25. It gets ripped off at concerts

26. Sports governing body with HQ in Z¸rich

28. Plan, with “out”

33. Money earmarked for neatening up one’s hairline with a razor?

34. Assess, as a runner

35. Austin, TX festival

38. iPad platform

41. “Mate,” usually

47. Is judged to be

48. Two-time presidential loser to Dwight

49. Modest skirts

50. Fender guitar wood, notably

52. Carrier renamed in 1997

55. “C’___ la vie!”

57. Wind on a line

58. “The Bravest,” briefly, in the Big Apple

60. Agent, briefly

61. “The Big Bang Theory” channel




 
 
 
 
 
 
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