UNI­VER­SAL CROSS­WORD

The Fresno Bee (Sunday) - - Fun & Games - PEO­PLE YOU MIGHT KNOW By Paul Coul­ter, edited By David Stein­berg

ACROSS

1 Is­land east of Java

5 Test, as gold’s pu­rity

10 Run off to the chapel

15 “___ cares?” 18 Meme-lov­ing CEO Musk 19 Brown­ish-gray

20 Chatty bird

21 Not just skim

22 Good name for a gar­dener? 24 Good name for a Di­a­mond­backs owner? 26 Parsed

27 Rears of boats

29 Sobs

30 ___ Lama

31 Down­fall

33 For some time

35 Sci-fi spinoff be­fore “DS9” 37 Bothers

38 “And how!” 39 Af­ter­noon affairs

42 Good name for a color con­sul­tant?

47 Good name for a dis­count store man­ager?

49 Ages

50 At work

54 “Gloria in ex­cel­sis ___” 55 Long, long time

56 Took the cake at a bake-off, say 57 Ins’ coun­ter­parts 58 Writ­ers Roberts and Ephron 60 Fore­bod­ings

62 Bailout key

63 Nail pol­ish brand 64 Col­or­ful food ad­di­tive 65 Com­fort­ing comment 68 Good name for a sailor?

71 7, on an old phone

72 Good name for a bird­watcher? 76 “Li’l” char­ac­ter in clas­sic comics 77 On, as a lamp

78 “Case of the Ex” singer 79 Cal­en­dar square

80 Ziti, e.g. 83 Cir­cum­vent 85 “___-daisy!” 86 Bee-re­lated pre­fix 87 “Eu­reka!”

88 “Kapow!”

91 Total dumps

93 It’s stroked in thought 94 Good name for a Bea­tles fan? 97 Good name for a road builder?

99 Wa­ter bal­loons, e.g.

100 Singer Yoko

101 Dear, as a sig­no­rina

104 Sault ___ Marie

105 Lie next to

107 Big con­cert venues

110 Ba­quero of “Pan’s Labyrinth” 114 No fun

116 Sen­a­tor Ka­mala

118 Ac­cu­mu­lated 120 Good name for a con­struc­tion worker?

122 Good name for a Greek restau­rant server?

124 Burn balm

125 Thandie’s “West­world” role 126 Gave five stars, per­haps 127 Name that’s a sour fruit back­ward

128 Cancels, with “out” 129 Pho­tog­ra­pher Adams 130 Con­temptible sorts 131 Tab­ula ___

DOWN

1 “Go ahead, sulk!”

2 ___ Thomp­son (Honey Boo Boo) 3 De­voted

4 Pre­pares a bounce house 5 100% com­plete

6 Used a toothy tool

7 Soft leather

8 First 30-day mo.

9 Pri­vate line?

10 Hosts

11 Cow­ardly Lion por­trayer Bert 12 “The True North strong and free!” an­them

13 12345 is a weak one 14 Palin­dromic farm fe­male 15 Lit­tle piggy syl­la­bles 16 Room at the top of a Clue board 17 Bookie’s quote 21 Venice’s mar­ket­place 23 Stretch­ing the truth 25 Coun­ter­in­tel­li­gence org. 28 “For shame!”

32 Ho Chi ___ City 34 Go back­pack­ing

36 “Deals of the Day” web­site 40 Soon, to a bard

41 IRS IDs

42 Pre­cious stone 43 Cropped up

44 Win­ter for­mal, for one 45 100% com­plete

46 UFO crew

47 Many a CEO’s deg. 48 Thresh­old

51 Bridge tac­tic

52 Good name for a car thief? 53 Elec­tra’s brother 57 Pas­sion­ate re­frain in rock songs 59 Bro, for one

61 Ver­bal shrug

66 Drive (to do)

67 Chasms

69 Con­vened, like Con­gress

70 “... ___ he drove out of sight ...” 73 “Fa­mous pota­toes” is on its li­cense plates

74 Golf gimme

75 Look­ing at

80 Daddy

81 “Beg par­don ...”

82 Cal State cam­pus near San Diego 84 Let­ter be­fore dou­ble-u 85 Sch. in the smallest state 89 Of­ten

90 Sur­prised ut­ter­ance

92 Its cap­i­tal is Mus­cat

93 More witty

95 Like some cheese­cakes 96 Un­fa­mous peo­ple 98 De­fend a hive

101 Li­brary cu­bi­cle

102 Singer Grande, fa­mil­iarly 103 Va­ca­tion des­ti­na­tion 106 “Bleah!”

108 Stom­ach prob­lem 109 Pre­served, as changes 111 Cof­fee shop smell 112 Part­ner of St. Kitts

113 “A Pas­sage to In­dia” woman 114 Pow­dered cleanser maker 115 Broad val­ley

117 Dream, in Di­jon

119 Mer­lot and mal­bec

121 Doc bloc

123 Cer­tain South Asian

9/15 © An­drews McMeel Syn­di­ca­tion

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