Crossword: Eight Steps, Week of June 15-21, 2011

June 15, 2011

Across

1    Opposite of 71 Across
6    Like the Beatles
9    It might be stainless
14    Long gun

15    Yoko
16    Ms. Hayek
17    Sea
18    Extra periods: abbr.
19    Loose; one letter different from 1 Across
20    Stitches
21    Slippery; one letter different from 19 Across
23    Fencing sword
24    Beer, in slang
26    Egyptian leader until 1970
28    Sinks
31    Excess
33    Asner and McMahon
34    Section; one letter different from 21 Across
35    Great public speaker
37    Water, south of the border
38    Seasoning; one letter different from 34 Across
39    Corporate VIP
43    Probable
45    Backbone; one letter different from 38 Across
46    Next year’s alums
49    Shut off
50    Experience again
51    Intense dislike
53    Ending for major or kitchen
54    Land unit
55    Glow; one letter different from 45 Across
58    California wine valley
62    Complain; one letter different from 55 Across
64    Pretend
65    Airplane driver
66    Raze
67    Wye follower
68    Cosmetician Lauder
69    Streamlined
70    Goof
71    Opposite of 1 Across; one letter different from 62 Across

Down

1    Some sibs
2    External parasites
3    Not many
4    Music on WNIU
5    Barbie’s beau
6    Idiots
7    Against
8    Pear variety
9    Draft org.
10    Stories
11    Pass by
12    Hosted
13    LA team
21    Radical 60’s campus grp.
22    Coach Rockne
25    One, in France
27    From ___ Z
28    Good deed of the day org.
29    H.S. math
30    Carbondale sch.
31    Barbecue site
32    Like some undergarments
35    German auto company
36    Stock up again
38    Leaves tire marks
40    Top of a clock dial, perhaps
41    Part of SASE
42    So-so grade
44    Truman follower
45    Collection
46    Shoulder wraps
47    Maddow or Carson
48    Try hard
50    Numbered Highway: abbr.
52    Actress Zellweger
53    Go in
56    Smoke
57    Bakery worker
59    High: prefix
60    Frost or Dickinson
61    Fit to ___ (perfectly)
63    BPOE member
65    Church bench

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From the June 15-21, 2011 issue

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