CROSS­WORD 2/11

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SCREEN TEST ACROSS

1 Wood in model kits 6 Gey­sers do it

10 Where ri­als are spent

14 Wage ne­go­ti­a­tions side

15 Bit of mock vo­cal fan­fare 16 As­pir­ing pi­lot’s mile­stone 17 2-for-1 Wall Street event, per­haps 19 Car rental part­ner of Bud­get 20 Wind chimes sound 21 Metic­u­lously planned movie scene

23 Sleepy Hollow horse­man’s lack 25 Threw into the mix 26 Chipo­tle Mex­i­can Grill bite 29 Chalked part of a cue 31 Chaucer’s Tabard, e.g.

32 Hitch on the run 34 Bor­rower’s easy tar­get

39 CBS foren­sic drama fran­chise 40 Howard Hughes, in later years 42 In ad­di­tion 43 “Good gravy!” 45 Dash­board dis­plays 47 Like Garfield or Santa Claus 48 Pre­fix in mu­sic gen­res

50 Talk on What­sApp, e.g.

51 An­nual re­port graphic

54 Sushi bar li­ba­tion 56 Chain that sells 6-Down 60 Open, as a gate 64 Privy to 65 Statis­ti­cian who founded FiveThir­tyEight 67 Blog­ger’s ti­rade 68 Fairy tale prepo­si­tion 69 Ur­bane, like 007 70 Some fold­ing cash 71 Beach cas­tle makeup 72 Corkscrew’s shape

DOWN

1 To­tal fail­ure

2 Pol­icy op­po­nent

3 Preda­tor of wilde­beest 4 1950s gym dance 5 Com­mon sprain site 6 NASCAR spon­sor 7 Kram­den and Nor­ton, fa­mously 8 Falco of “Nurse Jackie”

9 Bulb power unit 10 Re­it­er­ated re­fusal 11 Acted the nomad 12 Lit­er­ary tea party guest 13 Pushed with one’s snout

18 Show to a chair 22 Re­spired af­ter a race

24 Club with a mir­rored ball 26 PC guru 27 In ad­di­tion 28 Slinky’s shape 30 Ac­cor­dion tune, per­haps 31 FWIW part 33 Like an in­fe­rior sub­sti­tute 35 Ga­so­hol and ethanol 36 Arches Na­tional Park state 37 Burger shop drink 38 Kim­mel or Col­bert 41 De­fib pro 44 Men’s un­der­wear style 46 Color paler than turquoise 49 Cross-shaped Greek let­ters 51 Site of Egypt’s Tahrir Square 52 Spicy Chi­nese cui­sine 53 Make resti­tu­tion 55 Potato-filled deli buy 57 Heavy bur­den 58 Com­peti­tor of 56-Across 59 School on the Thames 61 Shape of many grapes 62 Strauss of denim 63 Dino with puny fore­limbs 66 This puz­zle’s last en­try, fit­tingly

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