Crossword: 'Spell check'

Vexing with hexing
By MATT JONES  |  November 1, 2006

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Across
1 Eat like ___
5 Rocky peak
9 2006 Forest Whitaker role
13 Wrestler and star of "The Marine" John
14 Words in the name of some phone services
15 Like art class models
16 Harry Potter friend adept at the  spell "Wingardium Leviosa"
19 Index fingers, in a kids' rhyme
20 Foster/McGillis drama, with "The"
21 Actors Ian and Celeste
23 "The Conspiracy Against Childhood" author LeShan
24 Shook the composure of
27 "Bewitched" relative who rarely got her spells right
32 Has-___
33 Yoga equipment
34 It'll move you
35 Painter's supplies
36 "Pee-wee's Playhouse" genie who starts spells with "Mekka lekka hi, mekka hiney ho!"
38 Word before ad
39 Snooty response to an accusation
40 Barenaked Ladies song "Be My Yoko ___"
41 1973 solo album by an ex-Beatle
42 He cast spells with "Abraca-pocus" and "Hocus-cadabra" in a 1963 cartoon short
46 Plenty
47 "___ favor"
48 Brains
50 Verbs convey them
54 Decreases
58 "Charmed" sister who said "The power of three will set us free," among other spells
60 Rudd of "The 40 Year-Old Virgin"
61 Country type
62 ___ Arena (home of the Sacramento Kings)
63 Formal letter opening
64 Walk of Fame insignia
65 Add to a message board
Down
1 Outbursts over ostmarks, maybe
2 Amanda of "Syriana"
3 Memo subject header
4 Cornish delicacies
5 The film industry
6 Singer Corinne Bailey ___
7 Bit of pond scum
8 District Attorney who oversaw the O.J. Trial Gil ___
9 Like some picnics
10 Coffee carriers
11 Notion, in Nantes
12 Slashdot reader, maybe
14 It's inflated before sex
17 Minis, e.g.
18 "For Those About to Rock (We Salute You)" band
22 Call to court
24 Word that gets "dropped"
25 Original set of marshmallows in Marshmallow Alpha-Bits cereal
26 Woody Allen mockumentary
28 Catch a thief
29 ___-garde
30 Hotpoint product
31 Music video director Corbijn
36 Travelogue subjects
37 Crazy-ass Coulter
38 ABC show similar to "Trading Spouses"
41 "Rock Star: Supernova" winner Lukas
43 Pitches
44 Idjit
45 "Old" dog
49 Carter of "Gimme A Break"
50 Progs that may be "killer"
51 Tea drink
52 Check out the factory
53 Vodka serving
55 Gateway Arch architect Saarinen
56 2006 playoff between the Cards and Mets, for short
57 Mailbox alternative
59 Rap sheet abbr.

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