South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Sunday)

AMENDMENT NEEDED

- By John Michael Currie

ACROSS

1 Oldest Simpson kid

5 Casino convenienc­e

8 Model plane wood

13 Motor City pro

19 State with an astronaut on its quarter

20 Aunt, in Acapulco

21 Lures

22 “Knock, knock!”

23 Tactful one

25 *Accidental­ly scorch the appetizers?

27 Basket maker, e.g.

29 Gibbs of “The Jeffersons”

30 Stomped (on)

31 *“You can’t wrestle a chimney sweep and come out clean,” e.g.?

36 D.C. VIPs

37 Typeface word

38 Displace

39 3D ring shape

41 Amarillo-to-Austin dir.

43 Very small

44 *Mission of the Blue Origin rockets carrying William Shatner and Michael Strahan?

51 Unknown degree

52 Burn soother

54 “Only Time” artist

55 Fervency

56 *Finish a crossword with a spelling error?

61 “The Hangover” role for Ed Helms

63 “Eureka!” elicitor

64 Golden Fleece seeker

65 Colleague

66 Drawbacks

67 Unlikely to be discussed

69 Classic Ford, familiarly

71 Takes turns?

73 Credit

74 Airbnb alternativ­e

77 Twice-monthly shoreline occurrence

80 Minnesota representa­tive Ilhan

81 Aquaman’s domain

82 *Say no to a date?

86 Arctic seal refuges

88 __’acte

90 Lamb mamas

91 Package opening?

92 *Run-ins with soft cheese?

97 Watery defense

98 “Srsly!?”

99 Corp. hierarchy modificati­on

100 Like

102 Fitbit unit

106 Darlin’

108 *Exhale in a game of hide-and-seek?

111 Posh

112 Not just once

114 Pan-fries

115 *Florists who specialize in purple bouquets?

119 Took control of, as a competitio­n

123 Olympic projectile

124 Sarnia’s lake

125 Simu of “Barbie”

126 Hostile

127 Tangible thing

128 Sewing kit item

129 Mo. before May

130 With this puzzle’s circled letters, exercise a certain constituti­onal right, and how to answer each starred clue

DOWN

1 Figure, casually

2 Pacific tuna

3 Paper problem

4 “War and Peace” novelist

5 Tops

6 Pageant crown

7 Chum on a boat?

8 Telly channel

9 Apt rhyme for spa

10 Youngest Hemsworth brother

11 Gets ready for a ride

12 Space City pro

13 Cubism pioneer

14 Texter’s qualifier

15 Closes

16 Earth, in some sci-fi

17 Director Welles

18 Cries out for

24 Calle __: street in Miami’s Little Havana

26 “You’re in good hands” sloganeer

28 EGOT winner Moreno

31 Taking to court

32 Decide one will

33 Gardening brand

34 Neither companion

35 Ph.D. seeker’s test

40 Cheaper, perhaps

42 Hockey great Tikkanen

44 West End district

45 Many a YA hero

46 Where Ferrari is RACE

47 Like business visà-vis coach

48 Extra option

49 “True Grit” filmmakers

50 Historical chapters

52 Prefix with futurism

53 Newsom and Hochul, once: Abbr.

57 Jeweler to the Romanovs

58 Spanish cat

59 Spice mixture

60 Turner memoir

62 Bearlike

65 Smartphone precursors, for short

67 Proctor’s tool

68 Nintendo rival

70 Hi-__ audio

72 Many e-forms

73 __ salad

75 Come back to the table

76 Judge’s seat

78 Fishing spot

79 Helps to water-ski

82 Leith of “The Great British Baking Show”

83 Barely leading

84 Seeing red

85 “Grand” peak

87 Airport near San Jose, Calif.

89 Did exceedingl­y well

93 23-Across’s base

94 Many stats

95 TNT start

96 Many pieces by

57-Down

97 Skip an epic party, say

100 Filmmaker with a distinctiv­e style

101 Was sure

102 Playground feature

103 Italy’s first capital

104 Be

105 Joe of “Bupkis”

107 Jacuzzis, e.g.

109 “Se __ español”

110 Spring bloom

113 Fictional sleuth Wolfe

116 Modest digs

117 Down Under hopper

118 NBC skit show, for short

120 Tour gp.

121 Large deer

122 Bill for education?

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Edited by Patti Varol Los Angeles Times Sunday Crossword Puzzle

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