Stephanie Clifford on TV

By | 2018-06-20T13:30:16+00:00 June 20th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

  Across 1 Hatcher, on "Desperate Housewives" 6 Folded fast food 10 Frequent Trump portrayer Baldwin 14 Joe Cocker's "You ___ Beautiful" 15 Sandy-colored 16 Caesar's voice 17 Sgt. of a '90s Steve Martin flick [...]

Foreign Film

By | 2018-06-06T15:32:17+00:00 June 6th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 With 19-Across, Broadway revival of a 1970 film 8 Home fit for a queen 14 Wonder Woman's wrist ornament 15 Cook of "The Maltese Falcon" 16 Word after poet 17 Draws a bead [...]

Trendsetting Lips

By | 2018-05-09T12:41:49+00:00 May 2nd, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Low-quality meat 5 Biweekly tide 9 Langston Hughes' "The Weary ___" 14 Disneyland feature 15 Biblical trial word 16 Title character for Barbra 17 Zipper problem 18 Larry Kramer and peers 19 "Couldn't [...]

They’re Back

By | 2018-04-25T15:24:14+00:00 April 25th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

  Across 1 Martin Crane's support 5 "The African Queen" author 9 Way out of the closet 13 Asian inland sea 14 Like a muscle Mary's waist 15 Thomas ___ Edison 16 Drag queen's stocking [...]

Educating Betsy

By | 2018-04-18T14:21:28+00:00 April 18th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Scott of "American Beauty" 7 Subtle difference 13 Wonder Woman's people 15 Drag queen's application for lids 16 End of an SNL quip: "I may not be very good on camera, but ___" [...]

Words from Dear Simon

By | 2018-04-11T13:42:50+00:00 April 11th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 "___ because you think I look like a guy?" (with 7-Across) 7 See 1-Across 13 Establishes sexual preference? 15 Classical guitar great 16 Put it to your mouth at a gay rodeo 17 [...]

Edna

By | 2018-04-04T13:54:49+00:00 April 4th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

  Across 1 Diana of "Lady Sings the Blues" 5 Where they sing "Hello Dalai"? 10 Peggy of WOW Cafe 14 Engaged in 15 The way we word 16 Not hard to get in bed [...]

Missing David

By | 2018-03-28T12:51:23+00:00 March 28th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 With 9-Across and 27-Across, "In the first place, ___" 6 Title for Alec Guinness 9 See 1-Across 14 Isle of the birth state of Bette Midler 15 Aladdin's monkey 16 She had her [...]

The Bottom Line

By | 2018-03-14T13:30:19+00:00 March 14th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Queer-looking E 6 Opening noted at the office 10 Hieroglyphic serpent 13 Hometown of Brando 14 C&W singer McCoy 15 Homophone of a Broadway bio 16 Target of deep thrust? 17 Lynch of [...]

Pryor Restraint

By | 2018-03-13T13:21:08+00:00 March 7th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Sistine Chapel figure by Michelangelo 7 Torah at Beth Chayim Chadashim 13 It may include Log Cabin candidates 14 Gaily colored flower 15 Start of a quote from Richard Pryor 17 Where students [...]

The Left Hand of Darkness

By | 2018-02-14T15:08:06+00:00 February 14th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Lesbos, even to straight people 5 Bodies of sailors 10 "How queer!" 14 Sphincter opening? 15 It can cut your pole 16 Kill, as a bill 17 Words from Rimbaud 18 Playful aquatic [...]

A Swell Movie Character

By | 2018-02-07T15:49:06+00:00 February 7th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 GLAAD fundraiser, e.g. 5 Market bear's fear 10 Alternative to "Go straight" 14 A shade of the color purple 15 Skater Sonja 16 Langston Hughes was born here 17 Like vanilla sex 18 [...]

LGBTQ-J

By | 2018-01-17T16:24:31+00:00 January 17th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Prepares to shoot off 5 *"Project Runway" judge Michael 9 Broadway scenery chewers 13 Ballet move 14 Cuddly creatures of Endor 16 Click it to go to AfterEllen.com 17 Fairy tale bad guy [...]

Oliver!…and Elio

By | 2018-01-03T16:11:47+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 "The Glass Menagerie" segments 5 Where two bones touch 10 Peters out 14 The Indigo Girls' "___ Line" 15 Half sib of Liza 16 Angelina's tomb-raiding role 17 Clothing designer Chow 18 Gay [...]

Clemency at Thanksgiving

By | 2017-12-12T14:52:13+00:00 December 12th, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Strip in the locker room 5 Sexual attraction, with "the" 9 Don of game shows 14 David Hyde Pierce, to Yale 15 Actor Mapa 16 Homer-erotic tale? 17 Shakespeare's foot 18 Not e'en [...]

Plummer’s Helper

By | 2018-01-16T02:37:22+00:00 December 7th, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Prick 5 Rubbed with rubber 11 Some go to hail to get one 14 Circle over St. Peter's head 15 Like some candle at St. Mary's 16 Park of NYC 17 With 36-Across, [...]

3 Generations

By | 2017-12-09T09:11:08+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Anderson Cooper's area 5 Streisand's "Prince of ___ " 10 The goods 14 Highest elected homophobe's office shape 15 ___ fours (doggy-style) 16 Sir's counterpart 17 Q to a Scrabble player 18 Morgan [...]

Hidden Quote

By | 2017-11-23T09:00:00+00:00 November 23rd, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 A bit of dialogue from this movie is hidden in the circled letters of this puzzle 8 Frida's celebrations 15 Emulate Dr. Kildare 16 They may penetrate your enemies 17 He rubs you [...]

Kurt Response

By | 2017-11-16T09:00:00+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Put out a feeler 5 Opposite of loads 9 They're sucked, in insults 14 Reed in a Ned Rorem work 15 Dick, for one 16 Show penitence 17 Somewhat unconventional gay teenager Ian [...]

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 [...]

Suzanne Summarizes

By | 2017-11-02T09:00:00+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 A shade of the color purple 5 What comes out of your head 10 Abercrombie & Fitch event 14 Attack with wrecking balls 15 Queer activist Murphy 16 A doctor makes you strip [...]

Disney Princesses

By | 2017-10-26T09:00:00+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Opponent of Caesar 5 Fruit container 10 Note to Tammy Baldwin's staff 14 Old Hebrew month 15 They reveal a drag queen's thighs 16 Star quality 17 Native American princess 19 Lacking manners [...]

Ink Inc.

By | 2017-10-19T09:00:00+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Come quickly 5 "Mamma Mia!" band 9 With mouth wide open 13 Nevada neighbor 14 Get dirty 15 Cold-cock 16 "Bastard out of Carolina" author 19 Oz city shades 20 Prudential alternative 21 [...]

Edie & Thea

By | 2017-10-05T09:00:00+00:00 October 5th, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Family docs 4 ISP invested in PlanetOut Partners 7 Story about a man scattering his seed, e.g. 14 Virginia Woolf novel 16 "My own private" state resident? 17 Go to the bottom 18 [...]

Beyond Great

By | 2017-09-21T09:00:00+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 "Mommie Dearest" star Dunaway 5 U. of San Francisco, e.g. 8 Second fruit eater 12 Julia of "Kiss of the Spider Woman" 13 Deep throat problem 15 Manger, to Mary 16 Potatoes high [...]

Alec and Leslie

By | 2017-09-14T09:00:00+00:00 September 14th, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Like "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" 8 Sondheim's Todd 15 "Lisa Ben" to "lesbian" 16 S&M activity 17 "To sum up ..." 18 Send to the bottom 19 Change in form 20 Clumsy [...]

Oscar Saw

By | 2017-09-07T09:00:00+00:00 September 7th, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Fig part over a private part 5 Porter's fuel? 9 Smart-ass output 13 Scat queen Fitzgerald 14 Parrot in "Aladdin: 15 "Is so!" rebuttal 16 Apple Store buy 17 Moby Dick chaser 18 [...]

In the Nick of Time

By | 2017-08-31T09:00:00+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Haul ass 5 Chocolate factory vessels 9 School of Marcel Duchamp 13 Poet Broumas 14 Bygone pump name 15 Word after "penis" 16 Closet opening 17 Cover for Adam's privates 18 It goes [...]

Talk Show Moments

By | 2017-08-24T09:00:00+00:00 August 24th, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 "Viva, Las Vegas" middle name 5 Pantywaist 10 Loose woman, in the land of Auden 14 She played Glinda in "The Wiz" 15 It arouses two body openings 16 Give some relief 17 [...]

Old and Dribbling

By | 2017-08-17T09:00:00+00:00 August 17th, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Simians on Roddy McDowall's planet 5 Like a woman without a woman 10 Anthropologist Margaret 14 "Pandora's Box" heroine 15 "Dallas Voice," for example 16 A lot, maybe 17 "Dancing With the Stars" [...]

A-maize-ing Marlon

By | 2017-08-10T09:00:00+00:00 August 10th, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Superman portrayer Dean 5 "___ On Down the Road" 9 Lickety-split 13 Poet Seward 14 Like the menagerie of Tennessee 16 "What ___ thinking?" 17 Say "So Long, Farewell" 18 Place for a [...]

Hell of a Choice

By | 2017-08-03T09:00:00+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Opponent of Caesar 5 Position in Bernstein's orchestra 10 Deep pink 14 "Exotica" director Egoyan 15 Like bell-bottom jeans 16 Jannings of old films 17 Petty of "Orange Is the New Black" 18 [...]

6 Gay Icons

By | 2017-07-27T09:00:00+00:00 July 27th, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 "I'm not in the ___!" 5 Left to pirates 9 "Rubyfruit Jungle" writer Rita Mae 14 Shakespeare's Hathaway 15 US citizen 16 The sound of music? 17 One who does it just for [...]

Time for Kids

By | 2017-07-20T09:00:00+00:00 July 20th, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Pool players put their balls here 5 Perils for Patty Sheehan 10 Tubbies' prefix 14 Sparkle 15 Play too broadly, on Broadway 16 Pious ejaculation 17 First-rate 18 Extreme thespian activity 20 Harold [...]

Uncommon Bond

By | 2017-06-29T09:00:00+00:00 June 29th, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Muscle Mary stat 5 Current band of the past? 9 Looks straight in the eye, say 14 Biz boss 15 Vanilla 16 Give the slip to 17 Wang in fashion 18 ___ fide [...]