March 13 2013 10:38 AM

Weekly crossword by Ink Well Xwords

crossword3-13-2013

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Across

1. Finished the cake, say

5. Roasts

9. Safe space

14. Word in absorbency

15. Little on "The Wire"

16. Tequila source

17. Acknowledged guilt, perhaps

18. What an electroencephalograph shows

20. At-a-loss utterance

21. Big ___ of OutKast

22. It's a lot less slimy if you roast it, actually

23. A-lists, hopefully

27. BBC competitor

30. Like some credit in school

31. At-a-loss utterance

32. "Call of Duty: Black Ops II" desert
setting

33. Heat meas.

35. "Nobody wants to see you slobbering all over each other"

38. Certain spring training matches, and a hint to this puzzle's theme

42. Extremely goofy duck-billed creature

43. Quick moment, quickly

44. Character who literally "jumped
the shark"

45. "___ like I said ..."

47. Golfer Cheyenne Woods, to Tiger

51. Source of some private pain?: Abbr.

52. They match for residency

55. Swiss jet magnate

57. Tennis's Ivanovic

58. Spice amt., perhaps

59. Ironically titled Lennon/Ono album

63. They might make you scratch
your head

64. Chemical warfare chemical

65. Mountain man's tool

66. Cutting line?

67. Confuse

68. Historical autocrat

69. Lions' arenas?

Down

1. Like most cocaine, to some degree

2. Hybrid west coast cuisine

3. Not on the hook, as for taxation

4. "Which way ___ they go?"

5. 1970s funk dance, with "the"

6. "Triple sevens! Triple sevens!"

7. Ovine exclamation

8. ___ Lanka

9. Strike supporters?

10. Gelatinous dessert ingredient

11. "So sexy!"

12. Biblical woman whose name
means "life"

13. Contra platform, briefly

19. Go to sleep, with "off"

21. Spoiled, maybe

24. Kayak alternative, transportation-wise

25. Frequently hot and sticky months

26. Perlman on the rocks with Danny DeVito

28. Certain reed

29. Uses a sight

32. Mr. Burns's wife?

34. Pill-bottle letters

36. They may be celebrated after throwing bombs: Abbr.

37. Sheet at a meeting

38. They're often higher for the fair

39. Burial unit

40. One who may charge a flat fee

41. Pound, in British slang

46. Poetic subunit

48. Draw in

49. X-ray type

50. Telepaths

52. State that divides its Electoral
College votes

53. Write well as hell, say?

54. Chief Wayne ___ ("Sons of Anarchy" character)

56. Complimentary adjective for a
metal band

59. Org. that enforces liquid regulations

60. Spitball shape

61. Piece, in ‘90s hip-hop

62. Young people may carry fake ones

63. Subject of secret Cold War
military experiments

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