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The Denver Post - - LIFE & CULTURE - No. 0625; By Ja­cob Stul­berg, Edited By Will Shortz

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1 Weary 6 Flaky stuff 10 Deal watcher, in­for­mally 14 Like most grapes 19 ____ bear 20 “Be­cause Free­dom Can’t Pro­tect It­self” slo­ga­neer, briefly 21 Fin­ished 22 Bri­tish politi­cian Farage 23 Rum­mage (through) 24 Rum­mage (through) 25 South­ern bread 26 Crept furtively 27 Tree-dam­ag­ing pest ac­ci­den­tally in­tro­duced to the U.S. in 1996 31 Ache 32 One likely to have lots of perks 33 Nei­ther good nor bad 34 “Casablanca” woman 35 “Olé! Olé! Olé!,” for one 37 Ed­die with the No. 1 coun­try hit “Ev­ery Which Way but Loose” 40 The “doll” in Ib­sen’s “A Doll’s House” 44 South­west tourist des­ti­na­tion 48 Hav­ing a var­ie­gated, chang­ing pat­tern 50 Lost 51 Tech com­pany founder Michael 53 Tie up 54 Matey’s cry 55 Sword go-with 57 Res­i­dence of the Ja­panese im­pe­rial fam­ily for more than 1,000 years 59 Base­ball no-nos 60 Life is a bad one 61 Re­quest 63 Out­door game for the very young 67 Year­book sect. 68 Con­sti­tu­tion holder 70 Some note­books, in brief 73 Sec­ond-largest city in Ver­mont 74 Give 75 Give a damn 76 Re­hab pro­ce­dure 80 Singer Rimes 81 High 83 Ham-handed 84 Swiss river to the Rhine 87 Skirt op­tion 89 Hold forth 90 MCAT sub­ject 93 “Se­in­feld” char­ac­ter 95 Don 96 Salve 98 Di­eter’s salad or­der re­quest 99 Church area 101 Pair on a slope 103 Kitty 104 Gate­keep­ing org.? 107 Can­ful in a cup­board … or a hint to parts of six answers in this puz­zle 112 ____ friends 114 Three-time N.H.L. All-Star Ko­valchuk 115 Rice-based drink 116 Ac­tor Quinn 117 Big name in or­ga­nized crime, once 118 Come to­gether 119 “You said it!” 120 Alarm 121 Like those who re­ally have guts? 122 Latin 101 verb 123 Ti­tian’s “Venus of Urbino,” e.g. 124 Cheer­lead­ers’ prac­tice

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1 Sun­screen op­tion 2 Good qual­ity in a model 3 Puck­ish 4 Lion in “The Lion King” 5 Spy’s at­tire, stereo­typ­i­cally 6 Like Robin­son Cru­soe 7 Desk­top sight 8 Hard shoes to run in 9 Of­ten-dou­bled cry at a play 10 “Sure thing!,” joc­u­larly 11 Shake­speare’s stream 12 Former Haitian pres­i­dent Pré­val 13 Loan shark, for one 14 Starts 15 The Wild­cats of the Big East Con­fer­ence 16 Fev­er­ish fit 17 Base ____ 18 An­i­mal on Michi­gan’s flag 28 Be ap­prised (of ) 29 Where Sanyo and Pana­sonic are head­quar­tered 30 Slugs 35 Beat hand­ily 36 Many a char­ac­ter on “The Big Bang The­ory” 38 Sci­ence class, in­for­mally 39 Per­sonal com­mit­ment? 41 Birth­stone after sap­phire 42 Game played on a map 43 Does some­thing 44 Ob­serves Ra­madan 45 Else 46 Man­ual’s au­di­ence 47 Cun­ning sort 49 Lift things? 52 Min­nesota’s state bird 56 Ten­nis great Tommy 58 Brick­lay­ing or pip­efit­ting 62 GPS dis­play: Abbr. 63 ____ acid (wine com­po­nent) 64 Brenda’s twin on “Bev­erly Hills 90210” 65 Ger­man digit 66 Video-game count 68 Ad­join­ing 69 Fer­tile soil 70 ____ Games 71 Is­land south of the Cy­clades 72 Com­mem­o­ra­tive meal with wine 75 Round up 76 Fris­bee, e.g. 77 Singer heard in the first “Lord of the Rings” movie 78 Work day by day, say 79 Bush and Gore, in 2000 80 Do House work 82 Re­laxed 84 For­merly 85 Vodka or gin: Abbr. 86 Codswal­lop 88 Pe­tro­leum byprod­uct used to make syn­thetic rub­ber 91 Vi­o­let shade 92 Join to­gether 94 Like some points 97 Leaf pro­ducer 100 Texas A&M ath­lete 102 Former Sea World per­former 104 ____ wave 105 Traf­fic headache 106 Dancer de Mille 107 Novem­ber im­per­a­tive 108 They can be brown or blond 109 Ta-tas 110 Gave one’s bless­ing to 111 “Well done!” 112 Give it ____ 113 Sur­round, as fans might an idol

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