May 2012 GAMES World of Puzzles
Double Cross 2

An incorrect answer was printed for this puzzle. The correct answer is as follows:

A. MONEYBALL
B. AUTUMN LEAVES
C. REDS
D. YALIES
E. ROOT BEER
F. OZONE LAYER
G. ABSTEMIOUS
H. COLISEUM
I. HOTFOOT IT
J. PICKWICK
K. ATTENUATED
L. CHRONOS
M. KIDNAPPED
N. INDOLENT
O. NIXON IN CHINA
P. GLUTES
Q. FRANZ HALS
R. OCTANE RATING
S. ROOSTER
T. MIRTH
U. AUDITORY
V. RENE LACOSTE
W. STOWE

To the rocket scientist, you are a problem…You are unpredictable. You're inconstant. You take weeks to fix…A solar cell or a thruster nozzle is stable and undemanding. It does not…panic or fall in love with the mission commander. It has no ego.—Mary Roach, Packing for Mars