Across

1. Spicy applications

5. Texter's totes closest pal

10. Onetime "S.N.L."-type show

14. Thin pliable stems of a palm used to make furniture

15. Codiscoverer of radium

16. "The Time Machine" race

17. Sticky icky

18. Prepare, as for a slow pour

19. Basement problem

20. John Kerry was one in 2004

23. Texter's "conversely"

24. Spoon's drummer Jim

25. One of the Greek muses

26. Soft-serve selection

28. Somewhat rundown

30. Math class figures

32. Spectacular failure

33. Thanksgiving dessert

34. Brave judge?

35. Air force?

42. Revolutionary on many a t-shirt

43. Waves home?

44. "You're the ___!"

45. Wipe out

48. Bank freebie

49. Do a DJ's job

51. Mal de ___

52. It's home to roughly 15% of the world's population: Abbr.

54. Move to a new house

55. Room service provider?

61. Baby shower gift

62. Put in a box

63. Mixer choice

64. "A few author names should do it": Abbr.

65. 2002 hit for Cam'ron

66. Country singer Church

67. Breaks down

68. College application part

69. Assign places to

Down

1. Like "American Sniper" or "Fifty Shades of Grey"

2. Magazine of alternative media

3. Period pieces?

4. Highfalutin'

5. Sugar Ray lead singer Mark

6. Astronaut Gagarin

7. ___-a-brac

8. British actor Albert

9. Was nourished by

10. Penultimate contest

11. Made an exact copy of

12. Put up with

13. YouTube selections

21. Lovebird's sound

22. Cry from a crib

26. Prohibition repealer, briefly

27. Have second thoughts about

28. 9:30, e.g.

29. To the point

31. "Call of Duty: Black ___"

33. Talk foolishly about something

34. World Basketball powerhouse

36. Some notebooks

37. "People tell me ..."

38. Urge

39. 1970 movie about World War II

40. Check in the mail: Abbr.

41. "I've heard better"

45. "Fly ___" (Arsenal's sponsorship message)

46. Provide an apartment for

47. Drawer's location

48. Distributes

49. Quick instance

50. Saver?

53. Piece of microfilm

54. Settle a debt

56. Sushi ingredients

57. Both "Curious George" authors

58. Russian parliament

59. Ruler of Valhalla

60. Medieval torture device

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