Crossword Puzzle: Issue 70 – August 2019 – “Extreme Heat”

This Month: “Extreme Heat”

Across

Across

1 ___ out (barely made)
5 Main Street trees
9 City that neighbors Tel Aviv
14 The Kinks rhymed her with “Coca-Cola”
15 Partner of “trouble,” for Shakespeare
16 Self-evident principle
17 *Many a John Williams composition
19 “Goodfellas” co-star Joe
20 Love letter format, maybe
21 Prohibition ___
23 Is afflicted by
24 Make a difference in
27 They may be rolled in napkins
29 Pub patrons
31 One of two on the set of a Zach Galifianakis show
32 Pointy feline features
33 “Friends” friend
35 Freeway array
38 10 Downing Street occupants: Abbr.
39 *Flagship beer for New Belgium Brewery
41 Solution for making lutefisk
42 “Neon” aquarium swimmer
44 “Buona ___” (Italian greeting)
45 Dance performed in a grass skirt
46 Top-notch
48 Choice words?
50 Elite military specialist
53 Sounds from a police car
54 Sit in a barrel, as some beer
55 Sick
56 Card table payment
57 Wine list word before “noir” or “grigio”
59 Places to feel the heat…and a feature of the answers to the starred clues
64 Narrowly dodge
65 Makes annoyed
66 Non-manual setting
67 Bits of sesame
68 GPS E
69 Taproom offering made from honey

Down

1 Staffer under Santa
2 Carp in a pond
3 Shape of some couches
4 Adds moisture to
5 “And so forth”
6 Weaver’s device
7 Space station launched in 1986
8 Dangerous wintertime precipitation
9 Language of origin of “emoji” and “karaoke”
10 Wood chopper
11 *Spoon, for one
12 Follower of bi- or tri- in eyeglass lenses
13 Not quite right
18 Article that may be knee-high
22 Stripes at U.S. Bank Stadium
24 Well-versed
25 “Inning” in bowling
26 *Minneapolis club featured in “Purple Rain”
27 Industrial giant HQ’ed in Pittsburgh
28 ___ Lanka
30 Becomes inedible
34 iPhone assistant
36 Parachute fabric
37 Cooks sea scallops, perhaps
39 Webpages written by devotees
40 Messy room, metaphorically
43 Civil rights leader Wilkins
45 Oft-repeated lyrics in “Rock You Like a Hurricane”
47 Sushi bar protein
49 Movie producers’ hopes
50 Mullets may cover them
51 Spry and nimble
52 2004 remake starring Jude Law
56 Boats at some biblical theme parks
58 Uneven?
60 Portfolio asset, for short
61 ___ date (invoice part)
62 MSP posting
63 Roll for a landscaper

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