Breaking News

Crossword, Wh-What?: Week of June 29-July 5, 2011

June 28, 2011

Across
1    “That was close!”
5    Picket line crossers
10    Mexican snack
14    In this place
15    Tajik neighbor
16    Workplace watchdog grp.
17    Poetic foot
18    Official language in Kuala Lumpur
19    “Less is more” architect van der Rohe
20    Corruption
22    Issue again, with a doubled musical note?
24    “It slipped”
26    Quart portions
27    End of boxing match, twice, in an Indiana city?
30    Right to choose, in slang
33    Spoke eloquently
34    Baseball stat
35    Edison’s middle name
39    Lovett or Waggoner
40    Objects on a list
42    Negatives
43    Fired
44    Naval vessel name starter
45    Votes in
47    Little devils
48    Rocky Mtn. state, twice, in a protective shell?
49    Double reeds
53    Jewelry for a piercing
54    Two loudspeaker systems among photographers of celebrities?
58    Actress Day
62    Yalies
63    Corn
65    Rubber on the road
66    Lease
67    Big chip maker
68    On a grand scale
69    Fruit drinks
70    Religion of Jefferson and Franklin
71    Backtalk
Down
1    Tory foe
2    Listen to
3    Humorist Bombeck
4    Like ducks or frogs
5    Dim ___ (Chinese snack)
6    Russian rulers of old
7    Having the talent
8    Ursine animal
9    Scottish isle
10    Marisa ___
11    Oriental
12    Storage box
13    Watering holes
21    Big book
23    CD predecessors
25    Rostrum
27    ___ nut (soft drink flavoring)
28    African antelope
29    Cabbage variety
30    Woman’s garment
31    ThinkPad maker
32    Cut in half
35    Short amusing stories
36    Crazy, in Cancun
37    Officially reject
38    Grp.
41    Recipe amt.
46    Noisy
47    Jewish state: abbr.
49    Verdi specialty
50    Wrapped hay
51    State a belief
52    Bridge position and a Rockford high school
53    Large and small
55    Surrounded by
56    Writer of westerns Grey
57    Tube-shaped pasta
59    Kelly of daytime TV
60    Colored eye part
61    Min. parts
64    Tree that once shaded Rockford streets

Last week's crossword solution

From the June 29-July 5, 2011 issue

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>