Crossword: ''Two by two''

Dissecting a fearsome foursome
By MATT JONES  |  December 12, 2007

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Across
1 Computer programs, for short
5 Pro-___ (mixed tournaments)
8 Screen seductress
12 Garfield's feline girlfriend
14 "Hold on..."
16 Kids' song about an acorn "lying on the cold, cold ground"
17 Stomachache neutralizers
18 Midriff feature
20 Colony dweller
21 Tom who was followed by Craig Kilborn and Craig Ferguson
22 Newhart of "Newhart"
25 "Russell Simmons' ___ Strawberry Jam" ("In Living Color" ad spoof)
27 Wriggly swimmer
28 "Pick ___ of Cotton" (Leadbelly song)
30 They're a must for burning
34 More unpredictable
36 Old-timey detergent form
37 Paper section
41 Three-piece suit components
42 It may have Braille markings, even on a drive-thru version
43 Rubdown site
45 Wednesday's cousin
46 Weak feeling
49 Abbr. also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease
51 Truckers' needs
54 Satellite dish curve shape
57 University of Cincinnati rival
58 Pride's sleeping place
59 Uses up
60 Kennedy couturier Cassini
61 Charlottesville clock setting: abbr.
62 Therefore
Down
1 Antonio Banderas, in "Interview With the Vampire"
2 Itchy healer
3 Phnom ___, Cambodia
4 Disses
5 Gave honors
6 His prison number inspired the 46664 Campaign
7 It's plucked in Punjab
8 Wet/dry ___ (multi-purpose cleaners)
9 "___ was saying..."
10 Club ___
11 Some desktops
12 Sound system company  dissolved in 2006
13 Windsor boys' school
15 File folder feature
19 Director David of 2006's "Harsh Times"
22 Covering up a typing mistake, maybe
23 Ye ___ Gift Shoppe
24 Harry S Truman's missus
26 Canadian with the 2007 hit "1234"
28 "It's ___ sham!"
29 Sweat drops
31 Word before pit or pool
32 Macy Gray's "Gimme All Your Lovin' ___ Will Kill You"
33 "Whatever"
34 606, to the Romans
35 "Can ___ you in on a little secret?"
38 New-___
39 Repetitive
40 Jane Austen novel the movie "Clueless" was based on
44 Reflective power, as of a planet
46 Battery terminal
47 "Listen Like Thieves" band
48 Shocked
50 Turkmenistan and Tajikistan, once: abbr.
51 Blues guitarist Jonny
52 Out of date: abbr.
53 At any time
54 Org. discussed in the 1993 Oslo Accords
55 Feel sick
56 Fish eggs

© 2007 Jonesin' Crosswords (editor@jonesincrosswords.com)

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