Crossword: 'It's So Easy'

 
By MATT JONES  |  February 9, 2006

Crossword  - 01.20.06

 Across
1 White Sox city, on scoreboards
4 Draw
8 Scary part of the snake
13 Stick in the microwave
14 Way uptight
15 "Little Shop of Horrors" role
16 "Without further ___..."
17 Lose intensity
18 Wanted poster amount
19 Maintain equilibrium while pushing on a rotating peripheral attachment, alternating with the lower extremities
22 Phone introduction?
23 Cut some slack
26 Present recipient, casually
29 Album featuring "Smooth Criminal"
30 Had a gut feeling
32 Like helium
33 Nintendo bad guy with an inverted hat logo
35 "This American Life" host Glass
36 Expand the intrapleural space, automatically allowing entry through the pharynx and beyond, then allow the diaphragm to relax, contract, and expel contents
39 Go for an apple
40 Bridge positions
41 Past or future
42 Packet at a drive-thru
44 D.C. United, Columbus Crew, et al.
45 Beer after liquor, say
46 Phrase akin to "Lordy!"
48 Ferlinghetti, notably
49 Wrap right over left, tuck right underneath, pull, pinch right in a loop, wrap left around, push left through hole to create loop, pull loops
54 Champ
57 Egg ___ soup
58 "Napoleon Dynamite" role
59 They're all grown up
60 "This ___ time for..."
61 Hairy antelope
62 Lymphoid masses
63 "How peachy keen!"
64 "That floats on high ___ vales and hills"--Wordsworth
  Down
1 Powerful figure
2 "___ but known..."
3 Source of celebrity playlists
4 City known as a center of Cajun culture
5 Impotent
6 Movie with Cuba Gooding Jr. as a mentally-challenged student
7 One type of util.
8 Gas and gasohol
9 Professional product promotion publication
10 Org. highlighted in "Bowling for Columbine"
11 Nat. that underwent reunification
12 Barrett of Pink Floyd
15 Joan's home, on TV
20 Gum brand
21 Has a longing
24 They may be civil
25 Check out at the library
26 Marla of "The Jeffersons"
27 Hostile raid, or the route taken to get there
28 Little some attempts
29 Works with worms
31 First word learned by Helen Keller
33 Snipes of "Passenger 57"
34 Then and there
37 Track projectiles
38 Donne subject
43 Report to mom
45 Noted cerveza
47 Goes nuts
48 Boxing prize
50 God who rode an eight-legged horse
51 Chicago band whose one-take 2005 video was choreographed and filmed in their backyard
52 A, in 11-down
53 Cowboy boot attachment
54 Moving hauler
55 Altar utterance
56 Cow's mouthful
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