Battle of the Sexes

By | 2017-11-09T09:00:00+00:00 November 9th, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across
1 Bear that may be a minor
5 Opposed to, to 8-Down
9 Carell, who played Bobby Riggs in “Battle of the Sexes”
14 Like a Peter Lorre film
15 Sweeping story
16 Movie based on “The Price of Salt”
17 Half of a pair for grabbing
18 Stuffed shirt
19 Exams on sexual technique?
20 Start of a Bobby Riggs quote in “Battle of the Sexes”
23 Tries to lose
24 “Poppycock!”
25 Silent Bob’s partner
28 “So’s ___ old man!”
29 Clearest of head
33 Dark version of the color purple
34 “Innocent” author Scott
35 Guys under Hoover, e.g.
37 More of the quote
39 Tickle pink
41 Pottery ovens
42 Right on a map
43 Placed one inside another
45 Kerouac’s “Big ___ ”
48 Mouth-to-mouth pro
49 One of TV’s “Bosom Buddies”
50 “Fantasia” ballerina
52 End of the quote
56 Evita portrayer on stage
59 Sophie B. Hawkins’ “The Cream Will ___”
60 “Nurse Jackie” portrayer Falco
61 Whiskey bottle word
62 Lines from Lesbos
63 Perform a decorator’s task
64 Emma, who played Billie Jean King in “Battle of the Sexes”
65 Boss Tweed caricaturist
66 Three of Frida’s family

Down
1 Like Oscar Madison of _The Odd Couple_
2 Bert, to Ernie
3 Mary Lambert, for one
4 Lingo
5 Org. with a common purpose
6 “West Side Story” faction
7 “___ Rhythm”
8 Jim who played Gomer
9 “To Kill a Mockingbird” tomboy
10 Pastry with fruit, perhaps
11 Pitching stat
12 Tennessee foot player
13 Dottermans of “Antonia’s Line”
21 Copies of The Advocate, e.g.
22 Safe to put in your mouth
25 Male private parts, in slang
26 Be in a cast
27 “Let’s do it!”
30 “___ and Old Lace”
31 Classic Japanese theater
32 “Return of the Jedi” creatures
33 Muscle Mary’s concern
34 Cho’s “I’m the One ___ I Want”
36 1982 biopic with Ian Charleson
37 Trial run
38 Sense of humor
39 Drench Trump in a Russian video
40 On the ___ (running away)
44 “You’ve Got Mail” director Nora
45 “Kiss of the ___ Woman”
46 Positive aspect
47 Shakespearean lover and his namesakes
49 Penetrating weapon
51 Like helium and krypton
52 “Blame ___ The Bossa Nova”
53 Slave in an Elton John musical
54 Objectifies, sexually
55 Flak jacket, for one
56 It may come at the end of a love letter
57 What Michelangelo put out
58 To boot

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