Homophobia

Across 1 Smart ass response from the mouth 5 Spirited horse 9 “Cunt” author Muscio 13 “Take a crack ___” 14 Memory unit 15 “Lawrence of Arabia” director David 16 Start of a comment by [...]

By |2019-02-27T16:02:52-05:00February 27th, 2019|Entertainment, Puzzles|

The Voice of Authority

Across 1 "Chloe" director Egoyan 5 Bash for just men 9 Nevada neighbor 13 Sappho's B 14 Texas town, with "El" 15 Distinctive Streisand feature 16 "DWTS" cohost Andrews 17 Airline to Ben Gurion 18 [...]

By |2019-02-20T16:13:17-05:00February 20th, 2019|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Goodbye, Dolly

Across1 LesbiaNation.com and Gay.com5 Gig for Michael Carbonaro13 He cruised for 40 days straight14 Without dissent15 Beloved Dolly portrayer (1921-2019)17 "…farewell, auf Wiedersehen, " 18 JFK predictions 19 Zadora in "Hairspray" 20 "Annie Get Your [...]

By |2019-02-13T12:21:50-05:00February 13th, 2019|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Oh Dear

Across 1 Notes to Tammy Baldwin's staff 6 Greenish-yellow fruit 10 Buffy creator Whedon 14 Playground retort 15 Part of San Francisco's BART 16 Not taken in by 17 Spy-action thriller series with Sandra Oh [...]

By |2019-02-06T16:26:26-05:00February 6th, 2019|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Hedges’ Moms

Across 1 Potent leader 5 Peter I, for one 9 It could explode in your mouth, in a gag 14 Brightly colored 15 Top drawer 16 Venue of "Spartacus" 17 Ron Howard film with Ellen [...]

By |2019-01-30T16:44:38-05:00January 30th, 2019|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Lady of Spain

Across 1 One of the Three Bears 5 Sites for three men in a tub 9 Dave Pallone and others 13 Hertz competitor 14 "A" in radio lingo 15 Witty Coward 16 Lairs of bears [...]

By |2019-01-17T17:30:07-05:00January 17th, 2019|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Bohemian Rhapsody

  Across 1 Erection supporter 6 Like recently cut leaves of grass 10 Janis Ian's "At Seventeen," e.g. 15 Owen of "Closer" 16 Fortune-teller's opening 17 Short story writer and poet Bret 18 Dog-___ (shabby) [...]

By |2018-12-19T14:24:16-05:00December 19th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Just Desserts

Across 1 Get off the breast 5 Ejaculation of concern 9 Travels with one's first mate 14 "At Wit's End" author Bombeck 15 Farm erection 16 High marks 17 Tempt with desserts? 19 Bryant, who [...]

By |2018-11-21T10:57:52-05:00November 21st, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

What Bob Said to Bob

Across 1 Reproduced nonheterosexually? 5 Nut from Oak Lawn 10 Nuts and bolts 14 Facetious "I see" 15 Lindsay of "Liz & Dick" 16 Farmer's tool 17 Chocolate factory vessels 18 Photographer Leibovitz 19 Cocksure [...]

By |2018-11-14T16:22:19-05:00November 14th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Forever

Across 1 Ball lover Arnaz 5 Socrates' market 10 Type of Mary pass 14 Sondheim's " ___ the Woods" 15 Pinkish yellow 16 "Tales of the City"'s Madrigal 17 Vocal improv 18 "My Fair Lady" [...]

By |2018-11-07T16:53:02-05:00November 7th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Going Either Way

Across 1 Lickety-split 5 Places where the salami isn't hidden 10 Fruit of the ___ 14 Magazine magnate Henry 15 Like Emma Donoghue 16 Dave Pallone and others 17 Up to snuff 18 With 61-Across, [...]

By |2018-10-31T16:06:20-04:00October 31st, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Ms. Borden

  Across 1 Loads 5 Like a fairy tale brother? 9 Revealing a small opening 13 Iago, notably 14 Pink shade 15 Dis and dat, in Queens 16 Really a fan of 17 Web surfer [...]

By |2018-10-17T15:31:12-04:00October 17th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Kevin Keller

  Across 1 Bargain sign at Barneys 5 Basketball to Eliza Doolittle? 9 Gave a butt whipping 14 Guilty or not guilty, to Perry Mason 15 Constellation bear 16 Sticky stuff 17 Opera solos 18 [...]

By |2018-09-26T14:10:40-04:00September 26th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Respect

  Across 1 Homeland of the Singing Nun (abbr.) 5 Cockeyed 10 Madonna's "___ Don't Preach" 14 A strong one found in the gym 15 Lauren Wright Douglas' " ___ Life" 16 Apple that isn't [...]

By |2018-09-12T10:50:11-04:00September 12th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Peppermint Twist

  Across 1 Homer work 5 Patron of Wilde's homeland, briefly 10 Stats on a stallion 14 Sammy once of the Cubs 15 Pirate's stash 16 Parker of "South Park" 17 Leopold's partner 18 Responds [...]

By |2018-09-05T12:37:24-04:00September 5th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Power Couples

  Across 1 Large openings 5 Disconcert 10 Allen Ginsberg's affirmative 14 Warhol pal ___ Sedgwick 15 Coastal city of Portugal 16 Give up what sounds like sperm? 17 Partner of Alex Niedbalski 19 Processes [...]

By |2018-08-29T16:05:41-04:00August 29th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Divine Comedy

  Across 1 Nutty as a fruitcake 5 Prevents from scoring, with "out" 10 They call balls 14 Barbra's "Funny Girl" guy 15 Vietnam capital 16 Type of Mary pass 17 Collette of "Connie and [...]

By |2018-08-22T15:46:45-04:00August 22nd, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Stephanie Clifford on TV

  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 [...]

By |2018-06-20T13:30:16-04:00June 20th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Foreign Film

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 [...]

By |2018-06-06T15:32:17-04:00June 6th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Trendsetting Lips

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 [...]

By |2018-05-09T12:41:49-04:00May 2nd, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

They’re Back

  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 [...]

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

Educating Betsy

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 ___" [...]

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

Words from Dear Simon

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 [...]

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

Edna

  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 [...]

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

Missing David

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 [...]

By |2018-03-28T12:51:23-04:00March 28th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

The Bottom Line

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 [...]

By |2018-03-14T13:30:19-04:00March 14th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Pryor Restraint

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 [...]

By |2018-03-13T13:21:08-04:00March 7th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

A Swell Movie Character

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 [...]

By |2018-02-07T15:49:06-05:00February 7th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

LGBTQ-J

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 [...]

By |2018-01-17T16:24:31-05:00January 17th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|