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· By AlphaBento by Lawrence Denes · Published 2 months ago

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  • Mike D 🤓10:04 · 2 months ago
    Nice one! I liked the double cluing for ROUTE
    15A ROUTEEn _____
    /MASSE
    28D MASSEEn _____
    (though I tried to fit GARDE in for both of them 😂)
    • AlphaBento by Lawrence Denes constructor · 2 months ago
      Thank you! I was hoping someone would have exactly that experience lol
    • Sommersmith 🤓8:35 · 2 months ago
      Great puzzle! I loved the self-referential clues for AFT
      52A AFTFittingly, the rear end of an aircraft
      and LITHE
      18A LITHESlither without a head or tail?
      !
    • Frisco17 10:08 · 2 months ago
      Damn, this puzzle was great! So many great clues: TEST
      69A TEST"Does this dress make me look fat?" perhaps
      , ERECTILE
      39D ERECTILEAble to pitch a tent, so to speak
      , PUN
      44A PUN"You're telling me a cis teen built this chapel?!" for example
      , AFT
      52A AFTFittingly, the rear end of an aircraft
      , LITHE
      18A LITHESlither without a head or tail?
      , ACTOR
      51D ACTORTim Allen, or his character in Galaxy Quest
      , and MACE
      16A MACEMedieval weapon, or modern weapon
      were all awesome.
    • Ajay 🤓11:17 · 2 months ago
      Loved it! RLR is one of my favorite movies!!!
      • AlphaBento by Lawrence Denes constructor · 2 months ago
        Thanks! It was one of the first foreign movies I ever saw and it blew my tween mind. It's so great!
      • acommonrose 🤓6:58 · 2 months ago
        Great puzzle! Love TALE AS OLD AS TIME as the spanner.
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      Across
      1. 1A
        (In) late-stage development
      2. 5A
        Word before sprawl or Decay
      3. 10A
        Uncomfortable atmosphere?
      4. 14A
        Bun locale, idiomatically
      5. 15A
        En _____
      6. 16A
        Medieval weapon, or modern weapon
      7. 17A
        Said
      8. 18A
        Slither without a head or tail?
      9. 19A
        Result of integration
      10. 20A
        "______ climate?"
      11. 22A
        Lasso that might keep you tied to your sofa
      12. 23A
        Word often rhymed with "fire"
      13. 24A
        air, in a way
      14. 25A
        Next-_____ console
      15. 26A
        Layouts
      16. 27A
        Like a really good senior prom, or maybe a really bad senior prom
      17. 30A
        "One to Grow On," e.g.
      18. 33A
        [I'm hungry!] or [I want to go outside!] or [Stranger danger!] maybe?
      19. 34A
        Removed
      20. 38A
        Beauty and the Beast, notably
      21. 42A
        Many Pinkberry takeaways
      22. 43A
        "_____ We Have No Bananas" - 1923 hit by Frank Silver and Irving Cohn
      23. 44A
        "You're telling me a cis teen built this chapel?!" for example
      24. 45A
        Like earth, wind, and fire
      25. 49A
        Zoned
      26. 52A
        Fittingly, the rear end of an aircraft
      27. 53A
        _____ Rica
      28. 57A
        Decorum
      29. 58A
        "It's just nice to meet another human who shares my affinity for ______ culture." -Buddy the _____, in the movie _____
      30. 59A
        Hot, perhaps
      31. 60A
        Thesis prefix
      32. 61A
        Es arriba
      33. 63A
        "I believe all Americans who believe in freedom, tolerance, and human rights have a responsibility to oppose bigotry and prejudice based on sexual orientation." -Coretta Scott _____
      34. 64A
        V or RM of BTS
      35. 65A
        Pops, Mom, Spritle, or Speed
      36. 66A
        Sums up?
      37. 67A
        Like perfect games, in baseball
      38. 68A
        Loosen, as shoes
      39. 69A
        "Does this dress make me look fat?" perhaps
      Down
      1. 1D
        Whom the Flight of the Conchords addressed with the lyric: "Do you have one really funky sequined space suit, or do you have several ch-ch-changes?"
      2. 2D
        Rings is one
      3. 3D
        "On the _____ day of Christmas..."
      4. 4D
        "Party Rock _____", and a word bank for 3-Down
        "On the _____ day of Christmas..."[-----]
      5. 5D
        21st Cen. addresses
      6. 6D
        Profitability metric, briefly
      7. 7D
        Subject of Run Lola Run
      8. 8D
        Greek equivalent to the Romans' Minerva
      9. 9D
        More than want
      10. 10D
        Like the Singapura, among cat breeds
      11. 11D
        Education luminary Montessori
      12. 12D
        Grammy-winner Frank
      13. 13D
        Video game franchise starring Marcus Fenix, familiarly
      14. 21D
        Fury
      15. 25D
        Four-armed mini-boss in Mortal Kombat
      16. 26D
        Pro
      17. 28D
        En _____
      18. 29D
        Have, as a feature
      19. 30D
        A TD is six
      20. 31D
        Horror/Suspense film franchise since 2004
      21. 32D
        Boxer Laila
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        It might be hot
      23. 36D
        The only bird species with the equivalent of a calf muscle
      24. 37D
        _____ mother
      25. 39D
        Able to pitch a tent, so to speak
      26. 40D
        Title role for Calista from 1997 to 2002
      27. 41D
        Small bit of progress, as in one's workload
      28. 46D
        Guitarist Ali Fark, for example
      29. 47D
        Not just sit there
      30. 48D
        "_____ this stuff, isn't it neat? Wouldn't you say my collection's complete?" -The Little Mermaid
      31. 49D
        One going down a well?
      32. 50D
        Popular subject of many a zoo webcam
      33. 51D
        Tim Allen, or his character in Galaxy Quest
      34. 54D
        _____ into one's DMs
      35. 55D
        Serves drinks, maybe
      36. 56D
        21-down
        Fury[---]
        , but younger and less intense
      37. 58D
        Interior color, often
      38. 59D
        Angry
      39. 62D
        Luau accessory
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