Aug. 21 2013 11:30 AM

Weekly crossword by Ink Well Xwords

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Across

1. Pace choice

5. Moralizing opportunities for David Brooks

10. Cons' opposites

14. "Wonderfilled" brand

15. Foley artist's concern

16. The "I" in I. M. Pei

17. Military haircut that doesn't leave a mark on the scalp?

19. Tart fruit used for gin

20. In control, in a way

21. Saltine brand

23. Parthenon architectural feature
(and an anagram of "Poet? Me?")

27. "Au contraire"

30. Mocking nickname for Dr. J, in reference to his mediocre jump shot?

32. There are rumors of one soon for Twitter: Abbr.

34. Matter of confidence?

35. "Always and again" alternative

36. "Sit," "stay," or "shake," e.g.

38. Grassy ___

40. Valley that's the site of the Reagan Presidential Library

41. Star-related

43. "Va-va-___!"

45. Jiffy

46. Transport area with a zero-tolerance policy for bunnies?

49. Invite to crash, say

50. "Later"

51. Year of Jesus's conception, according
to some

53. Bowery punk club, familiarly

57. Cash for a cab, say

59. Frat where you can only write with chalk
or coal?

63. One-named gay icon

64. In check

65. Priceless?

66. Niger's neighbor

67. Magazine unit

68. Noted gun owner of cartoons

Down

1. Like most of Phil Spector's recordings

2. Prepare, as briefs?

3. In the event that

4. Asian telecom giant

5. Ancient propulsive tool

6. Site of some quizzes

7. Academia.___

8. English rapper Rascal

9. "The Usual Suspects" villain Keyser ___

10. Old Spanish coins

11. One for whom many angles may be right?

12. Hugs, in a letter

13. Tyler, the Creator single of 2011

18. Copycats

22. Swedish snuff

24. Bring down, as a Giant

25. Lipstick ___ elephant

26. "E.T.," e.g.

28. "Really, what's the harm?"

29. "Hamlet" courtier

30. Country that recently "built 500 objects contributable to raising the level of modernization," per its website

31. Wreck

32. A Trump wife

33. Old Spanish coins

37. "Fargo" setting

39. Old stories

42. Secretary of Education Duncan

44. Bum

47. Neckwear choices for Fred of "Scooby-Doo"

48. Transfer, as luck

52. ___ B'rith

54. Half of Gang Starr

55. Mansplained, perhaps

56. Future plant

57. Org. responsible for keeping assholes
off of television?

58. "Finally, relaxation"

60. "Baking with Julia" network

61. ___ de parfum

62. "Science Guy" once on 60-Down

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