Crossword: 'Gas station'

Silent but deadly
By MATT JONES  |  October 4, 2006

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Across
1 Itchy material
5 Covets, with "after"
10 Direction tornadoes spin in the N. Hemisphere
13 Alan on "The West Wing"
14 Text message alternative
15 She did a "Do You Believe?" tour
16 Fishing pole attachment
17 Way more than necessary
19 Dietary restriction
21 Separately
22 New York City TV station
24 Doc for head colds: abbr.
25 Primus leader Claypool
26 "Whadja say?"
29 Hairdos that get combed out
31 Full of NoDoz
33 "USA Today" pieces, often
37 Broadcast
38 Like locked Port-A-Potties
39 Use as a reference
42 Old-timey bicycle with the huge front wheel
45 Late "City Slickers" actor Kirby
47 Type of bean Hannibal Lecter preferred
48 He presided over the O.J. Trial
49 Confederate soldier
50 Suffix for human
53 Band that redid "I Will Survive"
55 "White ___" (2002 movie)
58 Like a batter in the on-deck circle
62 Louvre items
64 All homey and comfortable
65 "___ chance!"
66 Like the Vikings
67 Worse than bad
68 Astronomer's focus
69 They're suckled
70 ___-majeste
Down
1 Raise red flags
2 Margarine
3 Some poetry
4 Show whose intro showed the title on a license plate
5 Logical half
6 Thurman of "My Super Ex-Girlfriend"
7 Lee who "nobody doesn't like"
8 Words on the spine
9 The Alfred P. ___ Foundation (nonprofit institution)
10 England's next king, maybe
11 Yao Ming's position
12 Most full of ironic humor
15 ___ Awards
18 In base 8
20 "___-a-Lympics" (Hanna- Barbera cartoon)
23 Like grandpa's jokes
26 "Big Love" network
27 Coffee server
28 Stop being so childish?
30 Teen's response to "What'd you do on the weekend?"
32 Solidarity co-founder Walesa
34 Done with retribution
35 Sci-fi author Asimov
36 "Don Quixote" author
40 Blasting agent
41 Word before trip or stroking
43 High times?
44 "___ Five" (Brubeck classic)
45 Lou Groza's team
46 Survey another time
51 "___ get it"
52 "Robinson Crusoe" author
54 Big name in spreadsheets
56 Abbr. on a rap sheet
57 ___ avis
59 "Jabberwocky" creature
60 Arms trader's gun stash, maybe
61 Gomer who said "Shazam!"
63 They precede UV

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