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ACROSS

1 17 Across’s “Love Gets Me Every ___”

5 No Country for ___ Men

8 Actor Danson

11 Joss Stone’s “Tell Me ‘___ It”

12 Agent’s take

13 17 Across’s “Whose Bed ___ Your Boots Been Under”

14 “Parting is ___ sweet sorrow…”

15 Mamma ___!

16 Test

17 “Up!” singer (2 wds.)

20 The Flying ___

21 On ___ Majesty’s Secret Service

22 “___ of Honey” (2 wds.)

25 Irish ___ (dog in Big Red)

29 “Captain’s ___…” (Star Trek opening)

30 Britney’s “___ Slave 4 U” (2 wds.)

31 17 Across’s “Man! I Feel Like ___!” (2 wds.)

35 17 Across album “___ Over” (2 wds.)

38 Clean air org. (abbr.)

39 Gardening tool

40 1995 No. 1 hit for 17 Across (3 wds.)

45 Title bird in a ’94 Brandon Lee movie

46 Large coffee dispenser

47 Sunbathing results

49 My Three ___

50 Scott Joplin composition

51 Robert “___” Lange (17 Across’s producer)

52 L.A. ___ (tattoo show)

53 ___ of the Needle

54 Born Free lioness

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1 Atlanta superstation

2 Poker chits

3 17 Across’s “That Don’t Impress Me ___”

4 Hawke and Coen

5 17 Across’s “Any Man ___” (2 wds.)

6 Star Wars princess

7 Sudden ___ (overtimes)

8 DeVito sitcom

9 ___ Almighty (2007 Steve Carell film)

10 “Left” politician, briefly

13 17 Across’s “Home Ain’t Where His ___ Is”

18 Cashew, for one

19 Pee-___ Herman

22 Pie ___ mode (2 wds.)

23 ___ Mater (Cars truck)

24 “A long time ___ in a galaxy far, far away…”

26 Result with cowinners

27 Angsty rock genre

28 Seuss’s If I ___ the Zoo

32 Makes cat sounds

33 Squishee seller on The Simpsons

34 Ace Ventura: When ___ Calls

35 Obama campaign slogan

36 “___ la la!”

37 ___ in St. Louis (2 wds.)

40 ___ Man (2008 Downey Jr. hit)

41 Tony Shalhoub detective

42 Busboy’s carrier

43 ___ Julia of The Addams Family

44 Lord of the Rings treelike beings

45 ___: Miami (forensic drama)

48 Gang suffix for a rapper