20 Years of Detention Patrick Blindauer & Michael Sharp

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65. He has been writing on the chalkboard in the opening credits of "The Simpsons" since December 17, 1989

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1. Swamp thing 2. Sister of 65Across 3. Ivan Drago's "Rocky IV" backers 4. Classic TV character, with "the" 5. Petroleum company with a trimark logo 6. Theater of old 7. Gettysburg general 8. Force ÷ acceleration 9. Draught pick 10. Like some responsibility 11. Stick-in-the-mud 12. Affected 13. Musical Alicia who made a name for herself 19. Barely perceptible 21. ___ minérales 24. Dustin's "I'm walkin' here!" role 25. Primrose family member 26. Île de la Cité surrounder 27. Thistles that are deep fried in France 28. Victim of 65-

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1. 5. 10. 14. 15. 16. 17. Bludgeon It gives one pause Love letters? Get up A 10, by some standards "Present!" Greek or Tasmanian mountain "I will not ___" "I will not ___" Home of the Roastburger Sandwich Top-notch Cambodian capital

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25. "Astro Boy" creator Tezuka, often called "The Father of Manga" 29. Border collie neckwear, perhaps 32. "I will not ___" 36. "Conjunction Junction" word 37. Low-calorie, in adspeak 38. French lookers? 39. Dust Bowl-era migrant 40. Mart closing? 41. "I will not ___" 43. Somewhat hungry 45. Bone: Prefix

46. Like many a southern California forecast 47. Versatile, in a way 50. Cherish 52. "I will not ___" 57. "I will not ___" 59. Dial alternative 60. "Afterwards ..." 61. "The Daily ___" (popular online magazine helmed by Tina Brown) 62. They might be Middle or Dark 63. Too 64. Aerie inhabitants

Across's prank phone calls High-volume communication category Bête ___ "You ___ Beautiful" Peter Rabbit is her brother "Sweeeet!" Corn crib Quaker ___ (cereal brand) Ring-fitting gadget Rest room? Indie rock star who composed the soundtrack to "Where the Wild Things Are" (2009) Afghan, e.g. Attorney General between Smith and Thornburgh Goes on strike, say Colgate brand Arlene whose son is Lorenzo Lamas Over, in Kaiserslautern Let the cat out of the bag 1971 Ravi Shankar documentary Word before after Immense Grandpa of 65Across

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