Crossword: ''Whacked-out wordage''

Jonesin’
By MATT JONES  |  September 20, 2012

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Across
 1)  Loud event
 12)  Mauna ___
 15)  She drinks Go-Go Juice
  and showed her belly to
  the judges
 16)  Furthermore
 17)  Tudor symbol
 18)  General who’s an enemy
  of Superman
 19)  Keep a ship from leaving
  port, maybe
 20)  On the line
 22)  Headwear banned by the NFL
 24)  Words that can precede
  a proverb
 25)  Robert who played A.J.
  Soprano
 27)  Word in wedding notices
 28)  Big name in skydiving?
 32)  Brown eraser variety
 36)  Banned apple spray
 37)  Had a yearning
 39)  Unit of loudness
 40)  JPEG alternative
 42)  Home to some lifers
 44)  Inseparable
 45)  Give off, like charm
 46)  Actress Nicollette
 50)  Romanian composer
  George of the opera
  “Oedipe”
 55)  It goes from box to pan
 56)  Garfunkel and ___ (female
  comedy-folk duo)
 57)  Folk rocker DiFranco
 58)  Chip slogan
 62)  Metta World Peace’s
  former first name
 63)  Stocking expert
 64)  Fruit in some cookies
 65)  Check alternatives

 

 

 


 


DOWN
 1)  Freudian concept
 2)  They brought you the
  Popeil Pocket Fisherman
 3)  The Hulk’s catalyst
 4)  Late “Queen of Salsa”
   ___ Cruz
 5)  Making a segue (to)
 6)  Docs for women only
 7)  “Ruh-___!” (Scooby-Doo
  phrase)
 8)  “Un momento, ___ favor”
 9)  German WWII craft
 10)  Utterly befuddled
 11)  “Guys and Dolls”
  composer/lyricist Frank
 12)  Former file-sharing site
 13)  Mushroom used in
  Japanese cooking
 14)  Threw in
 21)  African parasite
 23)  Put on, like comfier clothes
 24)  Affixes T-shirt designs
 26)  Pink Floyd label
 28)  Chatter
 29)  Pharmaceutical company
  ___ Lilly
 30)  Snitch
 31)  At least
 33)  Democrats’ rivals
 34)  Article in the Montreal
  Gazette?
 35)  Dudes
 38)  Eisenhower’s command,
  for short
 41)  Belief in hidden spiritual
  creatures
 43)  Woodworker, when doing
  some joining
 46)  Cold-weather wear
 47)  Former capital of French
  Indochina
 48)  ___ out (managing)
 49)  Musician Hoyt ___ (who
  also appeared in
  “Gremlins”)
 51)  Alleviated
 52)  Singer on “Shiny Happy
  People”
 53)  One who gives up
 54)  Site visitors
 59)  Before, before
 60)  “Law,” on a bilingual
  workroom poster
 61)  When doubled, a 1965
  Dixie Cups song

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