Crossword: ''Puh-leeze!''

You've got to e-nun-ci-ate.
By MATT JONES  |  January 24, 2012

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Across
1 King with a golden touch
6 Place to get a mocha and a paper
15 Lofty poet
16 Travel website with longtime spokesman William Shatner
17 Make those clumsy fools earn their living?
19 Send a quick message
20 The Band Perry's "If ___ Young"
21 Weapon at Hogwarts
23 Genesis name
27 Missouri River tributary
28 Jacob's twin
29 "On the Road" protagonist ___ Paradise
30 Portioned (out)
31 Redundantly named undergarment?
35 Response: abbr.
36 Florida city home to the headquarters of Telemundo
37 Behavior modification?
40 Hug in the shower?
45 "That's a tough ___ follow..."
47 Dig in
48 Finito
49 Take a knee on the field
50 Three-person card game
52 Money on the line
53 Rent-___
54 Dutch ___
56 Practice for being forced into something?
64 Too forward, as behavior
65 Dating game show of the 1990s
66 Rings out
67 On film

 

 

 

 


 

Down
1 Get the yard done
2 Words exchanged at the altar
3 What the dead take, in a macabre phrase
4 Invited to one's apartment
5 Group that sang the line "I'm Kilroy!"
6 Computer's "brain," for short
7 He won the NHL's top rookie award while still a teenager
8 Newton fruit
9 It's also called the "Lincoln Law" (found in GOLF CART)
10 Swirly swimmer
11 Girl who lives in the Plaza Hotel
12 Personal information, literally
13 Immune system booster
14 Does the field again
18 Fifth qtrs.
21 "Rushmore" director Anderson
22 Home of the Sun Devils: abbr.
24 Palatial homes
25 Unseen disaster waiting to happen
26 Canada's first province, alphabetically
27 Home of a mail order steak business
32 "I was not expecting it to be that good"
33 Small inlet
34 Ric-___ (wavy fabric)
37 Bullring hero
38 "It Was a Good Day" rapper
39 Island stop on a Caribbean cruise
41 "Killing Me Softly with His Song" singer Flack
42 Ties
43 Fully prepared
44 The elderly, for short
46 Bullring hero, again
51 Temperature tester
55 Ginormous
57 It's the hottest thing around
58 Org. that gives out 9-digit IDs
59 Upstate N.Y. school
60 The night before
61 Guys
62 Ending for lemon or Power
63 Trippy tab

©2012 Jonesin' Crosswords (editor@jonesincrosswords.com)

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