8/23/17 Answer Daily Celebrity Crossword

8/23/17
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___ straits (state of extreme distress)Dire

1A
In-____ (relatives by marriage)
Laws

5A
“That’s shocking!” in a text message
OMG

8A
Skip past
Omit

12A
“Guilty” or “not guilty,” in a courtroom
Plea

13A
What the French call water
Eau

14A
___ straits (state of extreme distress)
Dire

15A
Norman Lear sitcom about a curmudgeonly junk dealer: 3 wds.
Sanford And Son

18A
Long, green part of a flower
Stem

19A
Before, to Shakespeare
Ere

20A
Cable channel that airs “Animal Kingdom”
TNT

21A
“Quiet on the ___!” (director’s cry)
Set

23A
Start of “The Alphabet Song”
ABC

25A
With 46-Down, former “Tonight Show” host
Jay

28A
Broad smile
Grin

30A
Actor Alda of “M*A*S*H”
Alan

34A
Norman Lear sitcom about a single mom and her daughters, revived in 2017: 5 wds.
One Day At A Time

37A
Unit of computer memory storage
Byte

38A
Event believed to signal the future
Omen

39A
In the twinkling of an ___
Eye

40A
Winter malady
Flu

42A
Inflated self-importance
Ego

44A
___ Time Warner (media conglomerate of the early 2000s)
AOL

47A
Inbound flight’s predicted landing hour: Abbr.
ETA

49A
Idris who plays Heimdall in the Thor movies
Elba

52A
Norman Lear sitcom about a dry-cleaning entrepreneur: 2 wds.
The Jeffersons

56A
Workplace for the Seven Dwarfs
Mine

57A
Sphere
Orb

58A
Come ____ (flirt with): 2 wds.
Onto

59A
Dirt on Santa’s suit
Soot

60A
Gronkowski of the Patriots
Rob

61A
Supreme Court justice Gorsuch
Neil

1D
Forerunners of music CDs: Abbr.
LPs

2D
“How tragic!”
Alas

3D
“This little piggy ___ to market …”
Went

4D
Where important documents are often stored
Safes

5D
“___ the fields we go …” (“Jingle Bells” lyric)
Oer

6D
Constructed
Made

7D
Money-back ___ (promise of customer satisfaction)
Guarantee

8D
“The ____ Couple (2015-2017 CBS sitcom)
Odd

9D
Fine spray, as from a perfume bottle
Mist

10D
Curling ___ (tool in a hair salon)
Iron

11D
Campsite structure
Tent

16D
____-3 fatty acids
Omega

17D
Home to Lincoln and Omaha: Abbr.
Neb

22D
Audition to get a part in: 3 wds.
Try Out For

24D
Pet that might be named Tiger or Fluffy
Cat

25D
Monster.com listing
Job

26D
By ___ means necessary
Any

27D
Up to now
Yet

29D
“_____ Groot” (repeated line in “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2”): 2 wds.
I Am

31D
It isn’t true
Lie

32D
Mayim’s role on “The Big Bang Theory”
Amy

33D
French word for “born,” often seen before a maiden name
Nee

35D
Actor/rapper Mos ___
Def

36D
Fury
Anger

41D
“Scream Queens” actress Jamie ___ Curtis
Lee

43D
“Mad Men” character Peggy ___
Olson

44D
$20 bill dispensers: Abbr.
ATMs

45D
State where “Hot in Cleveland” took place
Ohio

46D
See 25-Across
Leno

48D
Hairdo sported by Questlove
Afro

50D
___ of contention (something controversial)
Bone

51D
2016 Rihanna album with the single “Work”
Anti

53D
Waterspout in a hot tub
Jet

54D
Shrink back from the shore
Ebb

55D
Note between fa and la
Sol

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Clue
1AIn-____ (relatives by marriage)
5A"That's shocking!" in a text message
8ASkip past
12A"Guilty" or "not guilty," in a courtroom
13AWhat the French call water
14A___ straits (state of extreme distress)
15ANorman Lear sitcom about a curmudgeonly junk dealer: 3 wds.
18ALong, green part of a flower
19ABefore, to Shakespeare
20ACable channel that airs "Animal Kingdom"
21A"Quiet on the ___!" (director's cry)
23AStart of "The Alphabet Song"
25AWith 46-Down, former "Tonight Show" host
28ABroad smile
30AActor Alda of "M*A*S*H"
34ANorman Lear sitcom about a single mom and her daughters, revived in 2017: 5 wds.
37AUnit of computer memory storage
38AEvent believed to signal the future
39AIn the twinkling of an ___
40AWinter malady
42AInflated self-importance
44A___ Time Warner (media conglomerate of the early 2000s)
47AInbound flight's predicted landing hour: Abbr.
49AIdris who plays Heimdall in the Thor movies
52ANorman Lear sitcom about a dry-cleaning entrepreneur: 2 wds.
56AWorkplace for the Seven Dwarfs
57ASphere
58ACome ____ (flirt with): 2 wds.
59ADirt on Santa's suit
60AGronkowski of the Patriots
61ASupreme Court justice Gorsuch
1DForerunners of music CDs: Abbr.
2D"How tragic!"
3D"This little piggy ___ to market ..."
4DWhere important documents are often stored
5D"___ the fields we go ..." ("Jingle Bells" lyric)
6DConstructed
7DMoney-back ___ (promise of customer satisfaction)
8D"The ____ Couple (2015-2017 CBS sitcom)
9DFine spray, as from a perfume bottle
10DCurling ___ (tool in a hair salon)
11DCampsite structure
16D____-3 fatty acids
17DHome to Lincoln and Omaha: Abbr.
22DAudition to get a part in: 3 wds.
24DPet that might be named Tiger or Fluffy
25DMonster.com listing
26DBy ___ means necessary
27DUp to now
29D"_____ Groot" (repeated line in "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2"): 2 wds.
31DIt isn't true
32DMayim's role on "The Big Bang Theory"
33DFrench word for "born," often seen before a maiden name
35DActor/rapper Mos ___
36DFury
41D"Scream Queens" actress Jamie ___ Curtis
43D"Mad Men" character Peggy ___
44D$20 bill dispensers: Abbr.
45DState where "Hot in Cleveland" took place
46DSee 25-Across
48DHairdo sported by Questlove
50D___ of contention (something controversial)
51D2016 Rihanna album with the single "Work"
53DWaterspout in a hot tub
54DShrink back from the shore
55DNote between fa and la

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