Feb. 26 2014 10:57 AM

Weekly crossword by Ink Well Xwords


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1. "We're good to go" gestures

8. Intimate detail?

15. "You're lying!"

16. Soft marker point

17. One way to turn on a snowboard

18. People who go along with anything,
as it were

19. Words repeated in Buster Poindexter's "Hot Hot Hot"

20. Sidewalks, e.g.

21. "___ Fiction"

22. Hard-living singer James

23. Screening agcy.

26. Massiveness

28. Wrath

30. Fathers who don't get married

32. Mendes in "The Place Beyond the Pines"

33. Some examples of 8-Acrosses

35. Best Upset and Best Play, for two

36. "I wanna!"

38. Opposer of background checks: Abbr.

39. "Screw off"

40. Cold and waiting to get drunk

41. French toast

43. German article

44. University whose mascot is
Riptide the Pelican

46. Sartorius muscle locale

47. Plantarflexion muscle locales

48. Search for intelligence

49. Pitcher-turned-sportscaster Hershiser

51. B-boy connection?

53. "Suppose that ..."

54. British character Bertram on "The Office"

57. Orange juice cocktails

60. Self-cutting, e.g.?

61. Morning show specialty

62. Gets by

63. Improvised section for a soloist

64. Show disdain for


1. Savvy about

2. Word before Moe Dee or G Rap,
in hip-hop names

3. Uncle Cliff, Aunt Crag, Cousin Bluff, etc.?

4. Innocent response to "Are you smoking that cigarette inside?"

5. Question intensely

6. Shot barely taken?

7. Go out with

8. Key of Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 6

9. Buick coupe until 1991

10. King of the borscht?

11. Reasons for an exam after a hookup: Abbr.

12. Judge Lance in the Simpson and
Keating trials

13. Sharp turn

14. They're longer than singles

20. Protest against squished conditions inside Easter candy packaging?

23. Monthly ranking in Tiger Beat?

24. Place an obstacle in front of

25. Green light

26. Slaves of Sparta

27. Square

29. Executes, as a computer program

31. Org. that recently voted to accept openly gay troops

33. TV chef, to her critics?

34. Word after garage or porch

37. Record label that was absorbed by Geffen

42. One living under anti-gay laws even harsher than in Kansas

45. Mock

47. Protection against lurid search content

50. Intro to French class for a fluent French speaker, e.g.

52. Japanese watch company

53. John's costar in "Say Anything"

55. 50 Cent's "___ Club"

56. Showbiz award "grand slam": Abbr.

57. Karaoke need, casually

58. ___ Garten (the "Barefoot Contessa")

59. Nuts

60. Rescue squad letters


  • Visit one of the 70 participating restaurants, bars, coffeehouses and nightclubs in town on this night and 25 to 50 percent of sales will go to local HIV/AIDS services and prevention programs. 
  • Anthony Bernal and Chris Ward, who are vying to replace Todd Gloria on the San Diego City Council, will discuss urban issues, such as parking, homelessness and new developments
  • The new exhibition designed by Dave Ghilarducci is made from hundreds of rolls of packing tape and bound together by layers of plastic shrink-wrap. Visitors can navigate their way through cocoon-like passageways...
  • The renowned Mexican black and white photographer presents an exhibition exploring the principal themes within three groups: "Bestiarium"," Fantastic Women" and "Silent Natures."
  • Presented by Pacific Arts Movement, the sixth annual mini film fest features 14 film programs from 10 countries that includes everything from docs to romantic tearjerkers. See website for full lineup and...
  • The San Diego County Bike Coalition hosts this monthly bike-in happy hour event to get biking residents involved in their communities and discuss bike projects planned for that specific community
  • Debunk some of the stereotypes surrounding cannibalism at this new exhibition that takes a hands-on approach to the subject. Includes video games and interactive activities where patrons will have to decide...
  • So Say We All's monthly storytelling night features stories about those jobs we took because we had to take a job. Featured readers include Allison Gauss, Annmarie Houghtailing, Cecile Estelle, and more
  • Artists from the all-abstracts group show will talk about their work and techniques. Artists include Edwin Nutting, Danielle Nelisse, Leah Pantea, Lenore Simon, and more
See all events on Thursday, Apr 28