April 9 2014 11:45 AM

Weekly crossword by Ink Well Xwords


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1. "Un momento, ___ favor"

4. Sites for skateboarding tricks

9. Mugged, say

14. Google Maps suggestion, for short

15. It may be poached

16. Crosswise, on a ship

17. Anthem contraction

18. Woman with a killer voice?

19. [Turn to the next pg.]

20. Refreshments at many a 57-Across, represented in two of this puzzle's corners

23. "Invisible Man" author

24. Bearish?

26. Fifths, on musical scales

27. "___ 99 problems ..."

30. Lousy ballplayer, to an old-timey fan

31. Fish and chips fish

34. NBA or NFL part: Abbr.

36. Units of wax that aren't actually wax

37. Refreshments at many a 57-Across, represented in the other two corners

40. Nation where most Mormons and Scientologists live

42. Sperm's destination

43. "Roger, Rémy"

44. Muscle exercised by push-ups, casually

45. Modernist composer Charles

47. Brazilian football megastar with a reduplicated name

51. Plants from which chocolate is derived

54. ___ Meow (Internet meme cat with extremely long fur)

57. Event featuring new work, and where the items in the corners might be found

60. Put on

61. Words before lunch?

62. [You should try some of this grass]

63. Pixar film with a longbow-shooting protagonist

64. Caesar's tongue

65. Very much unlike the OED

66. Outright

67. One of Puff Daddy's clothing labels

68. Say that this clue is 69-Across, say


1. Alien abduction story instruments

2. Verdi opera based on a Shakespeare play

3. Throw the dice again

4. Puts on the line

5. Dispatch boat

6. Angel in the Book of Mormon

7. Bk. intro

8. Harmonize

9. Bird, notably

10. Instruments with trilling

11. Like a car that's safe, gets good gas mileage, etc.

12. Devoured

13. DDS alternative (they essentially mean the same thing)

21. San Jose company in the Dow Jones Industrial Average

22. Quarterback's call

25. Half of moms?

28. Bearded garden dwarf

29. Neanderthal

32. Brand sold at Bed Bath & Beyond

33. Dream up

35. Chinese-American actress Lucy

37. Casino game for Bond

38. Kia Sportage, e.g.

39. Big name in lenses

40. Bars that allow you to buy a drink, e.g.

41. Ritzy Jersey Shore town

46. Enterprise engineer

48. Muppet drummer in Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem

49. Jedi Master Obi-Wan

50. Noted beard grower of 2001

52. Advil alternative

53. More ancient

55. Word before nerve or disc

56. Sierra ___

58. What one might get typecast in

59. Chinese cabbage?

60. ___ Ghraib (Iraqi prison)


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