Crossword: ''Sixteen Handles''

Right down the middle.
By MATT JONES  |  July 25, 2012

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Across
1 Company sorta responsible for the "Battleship" movie
7 Atkins Diet word
11 Each
15 Prepared
16 1970s pills
18 "The Onion" genre
19 One-humper
20 Vampire's favorite body part
22 First half of a secret language on "Zoom"
23 "Dear God" band
25 Congolese president assassinated in 2001
28 ___/IP
31 ___-Ur (Egyptian sky god; hidden in CHERUBIC)
32 Nada
33 They're mostly in the Pacific
36 "The Sabre Dance" composer
40 Societal breakdown, as it were
41 Scientists collect it
42 Perceived to be
43 8-bit video game console
44 Really mad
45 "Silent Spring" pesticide
46 Sneezer's need
49 Orch. section
50 The Ducks' school, casually
52 Alka-Seltzer noise
54 What you get for a dunk
59 Make happy
63 Uncalled for
64 Subject of the "cloth or plastic" debate
65 Black, to poets
66 Win at chess
67 Mopey Disney character

 


 

Down
1 ___ Master's Voice (RCA logo)
2 Molly's "Delicious Dish" costar, on "SNL"
3 Slaughter's rank: abbr.
4 Turn into an obligation for
5 Like hen's teeth
6 Vacuum cleaner brand named for its founder
7 Maritime abbr. that predated SOS
8 Sound-related prefix
9 Hunter S. Thompson character ___ Duke
10 Hip-hop pioneer Afrika ___
11 Computer aid for the blind
12 Blackberry, e.g.
13 Word after "fight" in "The Star-Spangled Banner"
14 ___-ops (CIA tricks)
17 Country known for cedars: abbr.
21 Shaq-as-genie movie
23 Made copies
24 Walked really hard
26 They come with caps
27 Marimba ringtone items
29 Free drawings
30 ___ of Paris
31 Fuzzy environments
34 Jethro ___
35 Golf legend Sam
37 ___ Nerys ("Star Trek: Deep Space Nine" character)
38 "Reservoir Dogs" or "Ocean's Eleven"
39 Misbehaves
47 Ancient region on the Aegean
48 Give the slip
51 Punched-in-the-solar-plexus reaction
53 "The Andy Griffith Show" kid
54 Tub temperature tester
55 When repeated, derisive term for dubstep's repetitive bass line
56 Ear-related prefix
57 Explosive stuff
58 Take notice of
60 NASDAQ event
61 "___ sure, dude!"
62 Uno plus uno plus uno

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

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