Puzzle

Crossword Puzzle 7/28 -Is Being Gay in Your Genes

GENESPUZ
Written by Agenda Florida

Across

1 Straight, to mixologists

5 Lindsay of Liz & Dick

10 Cut

14 Composer Thomas

15 Commandment word about coveting thy neighbor’s ass

16 Whom Lincoln showed malice toward, in a speech

17 Enterprise helmsman

19 Cho, who plays 17-Across as a gay character

20 Screw-up

21 Really sucked

23 Invitation to a top?

26 Cake parts

27 Portrayer of 17-Across on TV and in movies

32 Melissa Etheridge’s “___ It Heavy”

33 Complexion affliction

34 Paul of Hollywood Squares

39 Fruits did this in the orchard

40 What the smithy did to a stallion

42 On the calm side

43 Greek fabulist

45 Cinder suffix

46 News columnist Lisa

47 Gene, who created the character of 17-Across

50 Bewitch

54 Cole Porter’s “Let’s ___”

55 3-D Disney movie of 2000

58 Cicely of Fried Green Tomatoes

62 With 63-Across, movie with 17-Across as a gay character

63 See 62-Across

66 Toledo’s lake

67 James Baldwin work

68 Movie dog

69 “L,” in box scores

70 Debussy contemporary Erik

71 Someone who’s kind of queer

 

Down

1 Slangy refusals

2 Dancing With the Stars cohost Andrews

3 “Diana” singer

4 No, No, Nanette song

5 SEC powerhouse

6 Understanding comments

7 Dwelling, to the von Trapps

8 Weight loss product

9 Set with an unknown number of members

10 “Have a ball!”

11 Lorna of literature

12  ___ Shoes (Toni Collette movie)

13 Sees to

18 Made a “clang, clang, clang” sound

22 Word with Mary

24 Angry in., for example

25 Emulated Paul Cadmus

27 “Do What U Want” Lady

28 Land of Emma Donoghue

29 They’re straight on the Kinsey Scale

30 “I’m ___ Cowhand”

31 Passed out, with “over”

35 “Happy Talk,” perhaps

36 Glenn Burke, formerly

37 Bambi, e.g.

38 Start of a counting rhyme

41 Paul of Little Miss Sunshine

44 Sheryl Swoopes and Michael Sam

48 Uses a gifted tongue

49 Word before “my shorts”

50 Ford lemon that was not fruitful

51 Big bang cause, briefly

52 Lover of Henry and June

53 Social customs

56 Bear that may be a minor

57 Silence for Saint-Saens

59 “I’ve had better…”

60 “I’m ___ your tricks!”

61 Minn. neighbor

64 Word after “Cobra” in The Karate Kid

65 Tournament exemption for Mauresmo