The Death Star is a fictional spacecraft and galactic superweapon appearing in the Star Wars science-fiction franchise created by George Lucas. It is capable of destroying an entire planet with its powerful superlaser. ~ Wikipedia
Saturday, March 28, 2015
Puzzle by David Steinberg / Edited by Will Shortz
Of interest — BEDLAM (1D. Rowdydow), BIKINI WAX (1A. Hair-raising experience for a beachgoer?), CARTIER (32A. “Jeweler of kings, king of jewelers,“ per Edwad VII), DEATH STAR (17A. Planet pulverizer of sci-fi), Harum-SCARUM, ICE AGE (2D. Big chill?), JAILBAIT (12D. Under-age temptation), LAXATIVES (57A. They’re taken to go), LEMON ZEST (62A. Option for giving food a bite), NOTEPAD (38A. It has rules for writers), O MAGAZINE (60A. Periodical whose first shared cover featured Michelle Obama), SNAP CHAT (34D. Disappearing communication system?), TORSO (61A. Six-pack container?), YEAR ZERO (14D. Beginning of time).
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