Crossword: ''On an axis''

From one end to the other
By MATT JONES  |  September 24, 2008

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Across
1 Messy entree
5 ___ Lingus (Irish carrier)
8 Apres-ski drinks
14 Name of a lake and canal
15 Wheat-based Japanese noodles
17 Newspaper publisher William Randolph ___
18 Cincinnati home of the Musketeers
21 McDonald's magnate Ray
22 Gangster's gun
23 Potting need
24 Technique used by photocopiers
28 Tubular pasta
29 Smog watchers: abbr.
30 It'll be taken in January 2009
31 Mimic
33 Cones' mates, in the retina
35 Alley ___
37 Bikini, for one
40 Actor who played George Mason on "24"
44 California town with an accidentally palindromic bakery
45 Squeeze (out)
46 Disneyland memento
48 Prefix meaning "within"
50 Took way too much
53 Spinach or onion, e.g.
54 Attractive
57 Marvel Comics series, as of February 2008
60 Clapton or Cartman
61 Gnarls Barkley lead singer ___-Lo
62 Charlie Chaplin wife O'Neill
63 Official press group of the Chinese government
69 "Try not to cause ___"
70 Like some pregnancies
71 Luke Skywalker's sister
72 Liam in the upcoming "Lincoln"
73 Super Bowl scores, for short
74 Spend some time in the tub
Down
1 Oscar winner Harrison
2 NPR "Science Friday" host Flatow
3 1990s R&B group Bell ___ DeVoe
4 Official timekeeper of the Nagano Winter Olympics
5 Luminescent phenomenon
6 One with a teaching degree
7 Harry and Hermione's friend
8 Wyatt's piggish brother, in "Weird Science"
9 "Love, Reign ___ Me" (the Who song)
10 Dish in its own dish
11 Constellation with a belt
12 Sean of "Lord of the Rings"
13 Arrange hair
16 Near
19 Therefore
20 "___ Con Dios"
24 Generation ___
25 Adhesive resin
26 Fly under the ___
27 Suffix after "xeno" or "germo"
28 Wentz of Fall Out Boy
32 Golfer Se Ri ___
34 Star-bellied Seuss characters
36 Black tea variety
38 "You can ___ horse to water..."
39 Song snippet
41 Fashion design label headquartered in Manhattan
42 Grab a bite
43 Like Rudolph
47 Operative
49 Teamed beasts
51 Modern-day cash advances
52 Former Communist leader ___ Xiaoping
54 Steve Martin, by birth
55 Get up
56 Subsequently
58 Bump into
59 Scottish Highlanders
61 Columnist Herb who coined the word "beatnik"
64 Card game with four colors
65 Like fresh paint
66 Role for Keanu
67 Govt. group with a Director
68 Have a gabfest

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