XW Info

Thursday, January 10, 2013
by Kevan Choset
Thu 1/10/2013
WHITEMIADEBAR
HIMOMERRINANE
EHUDBARAKSIETE
NOSABLEINGRID
BRNOITEM
IDLIKETOBUYANE
POUTERNAPALT
ONREDTORWAUGH
DOCARFMORRIE
WHBBLOFFORTUNB
SVENINKY
VERTEXONEDADO
CLEARBODYARMOR
ROARSIZEYEARS
SIREESYRSAJAK
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1.One of a popular TV game show duo : WHITE
6.Not present when expected, for short : MIA
9.Block : DEBAR
14.Many a "Today" show sign : HIMOM
15.Goof : ERR
16.Silly : INANE
17.Predecessor of Ariel Sharon : EHUDBARAK
19.Number of days in una semana : SIETE
20.Questionnaire response column : NOS
21.Practiced : ABLE
22.Queen of Denmark, 1947-72 : INGRID
23.Moravian capital : BRNO
24.Object : ITEM
25.Request that would complete 42-Across : IDLIKETOBUYANE
31.One looking down : POUTER
32.Some fuzz : NAP
33.___-weekly : ALT
35.When a right is sometimes allowed : ONRED
36.Rocky peak : TOR
37.Novelist whose first wife had the same first name, curiously : WAUGH
39.Vet, e.g. : DOC
40.Boxer's response : ARF
41.Title figure in a Mitch Albom best seller : MORRIE
42.When completed, popular TV program starting in 1975 : WHEELOFFORTUNE
46.Man's name meaning "young man" : SVEN
47.Black : INKY
48.Meeting place for mathematicians? : VERTEX
51.Linear, in brief : ONED
52.Confusion : ADO
55.Erase : CLEAR
56.Military protection : BODYARMOR
58.Thunders : ROARS
59.Suffix with winter : IZE
60.A long time : YEARS
61.Yes or no follower : SIREE
62.Land once partly held by the Crusaders: Abbr. : SYR
63.One of a popular TV game show duo : SAJAK
1."Say ___" : WHEN
2.Longtime Ritz competitor : HIHO
3."___ in the Morning" : IMUS
4.9-Down fox : TOD
5.Made a start : EMBARKED
6.Certain red : MERLOT
7."Dies ___" : IRAE
8.Couples cruise locale? : ARK
9.See 4-Down and 36-Down : DISNEY
10.It's a mystery : ENIGMA
11.Heavyweight champ after Carnera : BAER
12.Fighting : ANTI
13.Crumhorn, e.g. : REED
18.Commander of Saul's army, in I Samuel : ABNER
22.Live ___ : ITUP
23.Dentist's directive : BITE
24.Construction beam : IBAR
25.Mini, for one : IPOD
26."What should I ___?" : DONOW
27.Clumsy move : LURCH
28.Kind of switch : ONOFF
29.Pacific nation : NAURU
30.The British Museum's ___ Marbles : ELGIN
34.Something to fill in : THEBLANK
36.1982 9-Down movie : TRON
37.You might go to bed early before these : WORKDAYS
38.Like many gallerygoers : ARTY
40."Family Ties" boy : ALEX
41.Some Monopoly game equipment : MONEY
43.Sign of an absent mind : BLANKSTARE
44.Nonrhyming poetry : BLANKVERSE
45.One earning a fee, maybe : FINDER
48.Devices with spools : VCRS
49.Wells race : ELOI
50.Raise : REAR
51.Like mud : OOZY
52.Key with three sharps: Abbr. : AMAJ
53.Seven-year-old explorer : DORA
54.Ural River city : ORSK
56.Ones sexually flexible, for short : BIS
57.Actor Stephen : REA

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