June 11 2014 11:12 AM

Weekly crossword by Ink Well Xwords


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1. Comic device used several times in
"The Canterbury Tales"

5. Customs duty

11. "Always On Slightly Off" network

14. "The African Queen" screenwriter James

15. Common polar surface

16. It deorbited in March 2001

17. Dressing up like an Andean stimulant?

19. Sellout's sign

20. President without a middle name

21. Radius site

22. D'Anjou relative

23. Suddenly paid attention

24. Like eyes looking skyward

26. Science that focuses on the sadness and romance of living things?

31. ___-CREF

34. Prefix with car or tour

35. Relevant, in law

36. Marc Maron podcast

37. Canonized patron of glass measuring cups?

40. "Go, old-timey baseball team!"

41. Inedible trimmings

43. Rowing need

44. Constellation named for a stringed instrument

45. Shiny and extremely heavy bird of prey?

49. ___ by Voices

50. Dark time

54. Prompted

55. Ending similar to -like

57. xkcd comic artist Randall

58. Coffee container

59. Garden hose at a pride parade?

61. Native American territory, in slang, with "the"

62. Beefed

63. Word of warning on a pinball machine

64. Org. with pat-downs

65. Starts

66. Small bills [alas, Ink Well ends 6/25/14—sign up at avxword.com to get similar weekly puzzles]


1. They're totally reasonable

2. Greek shopping center

3. Create a director's edition of, perhaps

4. Squad for which LeBron James won a championship

5. "The Times ___ It" (popular Twitter account)

6. About thirty días

7. Title for conservative pizza magnate
John Schnatter

8. Sensual massage technique

9. Red Lobster preparation

10. Mystery writer Josephine

11. "Pleeeease forgive me!"

12. Low, on the road

13. Swamp swimmer

18. War photographer Robert

22. Unlocked?

25. Cajole

27. Stroke

28. Psychosis-mimicking drug

29. Toys that return

30. Org. for Jewish boys

31. Rare bills

32. "Of course this would happen to ME"

33. "Disease" of abundance

37. Vehicle with smooth runners

38. Content of some on-stage battles

39. Come up with a wrong number

42. Staunch

44. Scamming

46. Resume doing business

47. Foul

48. "For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is ___"

51. Wood patterning

52. According to ___

53. Takes for a spin

54. Short

56. "Seriously, c'mon bro"

57. Forum leaders?

59. United hub on the West Coast, briefly

60. New year celebration involving orange trees


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