Crossword: ''Just add vodka''

Mixing it up a little
By MATT JONES  |  January 29, 2009

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Across
1 R.R. stop
4 "Eureka!"
7 March 17 honoree, for short
12 Actress Madeline of "Young Frankenstein"
13 Swimmer in the 1984 and 2008 Olympic Games
16 Racing dog attempts to sleep really close?
18 It may take many people to clean them up
19 Supervisor
20 Punch-to-the-gut noise
21 Lawn ornaments with hats
23 Gorbachev was its last leader: abbr.
25 Keep in place, like an article of clothing
29 Maine resident's swamps?
33 "Lost" actor Daniel ___ Kim
34 Like first, second, or third
35 Physics unit
37 Servant's complaint about serving a British queen one course of a meal?
40 Annual plant that produces many future plants, as its name would suggest
41 Home theater component, maybe
42 Quaint, in a rural kind of way
45 No. on a business card
46 Green movement's concern: abbr.
47 Sweep up, say
53 Lazy place to store your tools in the kitchen?
56 Dinner mix with a glove on the box
57 Barely manages, with "out"
58 Flat boats
59 ___-cone (carnival treat)
60 Airport security org.

Down
1 Draped dress
2 It's promoted as infallible truth
3 These days
4 Hoo-has
5 Frau's domain
6 Barack Obama's Secretary of Education ___ Duncan
7 City map lines: abbr.
8 Blouse, e.g.
9 Free, in legal circles
10 "Get ___, you two!"
11 High-strung
12 23-across's CIA counterpart
14 They take up space in the newspaper
15 Leaky radiator noise
17 "The Girls Next Door" magnate, familiarly
21 Gil who played Buck Rogers
22 In a grand way
23 West Coast sch. with a sister campus in Berkeley
24 Automaker headquartered in Trollhattan, Sweden
25 Haughty
26 Country singer Arnold and reggae singer Grant, for two
27 Stop on ___
28 ___ cavae (vessels near hearts)
30 Sits after microwaving
31 What vain people think may get them far in life
32 Fastened
36 Mazda minivan around since the late 1980s
38 It may fall near acorns
39 "Rainbow" dessert
42 Suffix after song or snooze
43 Happen
44 "___ Doone" (1869 novel)
45 Florida baseball team, on some scoreboards: abbr.
47 WWW address
48 Doesn't guzzle
49 Fifty-fifty
50 Inflatable bed company
51 "I ___ debt of gratitude to..."
52 Chivas USA's sports org.
54 Monogram of the United States' fattest president
55 ___ Moines, Iowa

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