Crossword Puzzle: Issue 76 – February 2020 – “Both Sides Now”

This Month: “Both Sides Now”

Across

1 Word after acid or litmus
5 Tater
9 Recurring theme
14 Ingredient in Kleenex Soothing Lotion tissues
15 Place that isn’t there
16 “Becoming” author Michelle
17 Winnipeg, Regina, or Edmonton, for example
20 Storage unit at a refinery
21 Cheer for good capework
22 Former prisoner
23 Ed.’s pile
24 Homer and Marge’s eldest
26 Olive ___ (Popeye’s beloved)
28 Say what ain’t so
29 Tight hairstyle
31 Iowa college town
35 School near where I-90 crosses the Mississippi
39 Not often seen
40 Marked by a tendency for
41 Enjoyed a repast
42 Element in agates and opals
43 Pick up the ransom for, perhaps
44 Wiped out
46 Zen garden tool
47 Omega’s predecessor
48 “I have a feeling we’re ___ in Kansas anymore”
49 “All of the seats are filled,” briefly
51 Missing child sought by Marlin and Dory
53 Sierra maker
56 Number on a liquor bottle
59 Do something
61 1960s–70s fashion icon, for short
63 Earn a living, metaphorically
66 Loose rocks on a mountainside
67 Field burrowers
68 Set of options
69 Brought under control
70 Louisville Slugger products
71 Attention-getting sound

 

Down

1 Locale for a beer tasting
2 Noted 1958 draftee
3 Begrimes
4 Circus site
5 More luminous
6 High points
7 www.growlermag.com, for one
8 Art ___
9 Betraying one’s sadness
10 Japanese sash
11 Art museum on the Thames
12 System that provides the big picture?
13 Common bird of prey
18 Cat with a patchy coat
19 Unaccompanied
25 Refuse to take either side
27 Calf-roper’s rope
28 Coffeeshop orders
30 Like much Half Price Books merchandise
32 State Fair dairy treat
33 Buffalo’s lake
34 Place that earns silver
35 Loud commotion
36 Lg. that includes the Lynx
37 Vichyssoise ingredient
38 Crew equipment
42 Move just a tad
44 Long period
45 Cell dwellers
50 Emulated The Hulk
52 Force out
53 Verbal taunts
54 Intends
55 Tiki bar drink holder
56 “Survivor” host Jeff
57 It’s a whale of a predator!
58 Tofu option
60 Milieu for Lara Croft
62 Jack who debated Al Gore in 1996
64 Word before a maiden name
65 Soccer great Hamm

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