Top 40 Thursday
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Comedian Margaret who played Kim Jong-il on 30 Rock
Worn-out pieces of fabric
All the actors in a theater production
The tide ___ turned
Take ___ (go swimming): 2 wds.
Great Salt Lake’s state
___ be back (Schwarzenegger movie quote)
Lumber or textile factory
Hawaiian raw fish appetizer
Rapper who didn’t want Weird Al Yankovic to parody Gangsta’s Paradise as Amish Paradise (but the record company gave Yankovic permission)
Rapper who wouldn’t let Weird Al Yankovic make a music video of the Lose Yourself parody Couch Potato
___ Constitution (historic American ship): Abbr.
Head movement indicating yes
Like soldiers who don’t report for duty: Abbr.
Marital vow: 2 wds.
Skill that might involve mouth-to-mouth: Abbr.
Wings frontman who wouldn’t let Weird Al Yankovic parody Live and Let Die as Chicken Pot Pie: 2 wds.
___ on the side of caution
Yes on the high seas
Only daughter of Queen Elizabeth
___ up (energize)
Kenny G’s instrument for short
Rock band that wouldn’t let Weird Al Yankovic include Buddy Holly in his medley The Alternative Polka
Pop legend who wouldn’t let Weird Al Yankovic parody When Doves Cry Let’s Go Crazy Kiss or 1999
Jacob’s twin brother in the Bible
Expected landing hours for flights: Abbr.
___ and abet (help in crime)
Attorney General William
___ speak (figuratively): 2 wds.
Cloth that’s used to stop someone from talking
Fluid stored by the gallbladder
Kristoff’s reindeer in the Frozen movies
Vegan source of protein
Scandinavian capital where the Nobel Peace Prize is awarded
Groundhog Day director Harold
How to say goodbye to your amigos
___ Grissom (William Petersen’s CSI role)
Sweetener brand in a yellow packet
Arrow shooter on Valentine’s Day
Lots and lots: 2 wds.
For heaven’s ___!
One ring to rule ___ all (line from Tolkien)
Pause in a conversation
In the year of ___ Lord (what A.D. signifies)
Word that can go before maker or breaker
Wolf Blitzer’s television channel
Autograph seeker’s writing utensil
Reuben sandwich bread
Musical that features the song We Need a Little Christmas
___ Hill (Insane in the Brain band)
Roll across the tarmac at an airport
Sky’s shade of blue
World Golf Hall of Fame inductee Karrie
Criminal Minds actor Morales
Member of the British nobility
Horses that have seen better days
Like provocative avant-garde art
Mazel ___! (Jewish Congratulations!)