XW Info

Saturday, November 10, 2012
by David Quarfoot
Sat 11/10/2012
INSTAGRAMQATAR
HATECRIMEVERGE
AMINOACIDCIERA
DECWITSONED
ANKHNUTSCUTEY
BATONSALARY
AMOSOZDOMEGNC
LEIPZIGTOPSOIL
LSTZORARETINA
ELNINOSATAY
SKYPETALCTARA
TROITEEMLII
REUPSLOOSEROCK
AMIELALLATONCE
PENNYBEERSTEIN
© 2012, The New York Times
1.Facebook purchase of 2012 : INSTAGRAM
10.Site of the world's largest single reservoir of natural gas : QATAR
15.Subject of a civil-rights investigation : HATECRIME
16.Border : VERGE
17.It might be essential : AMINOACID
18.Old Olds : CIERA
19.Datebook abbr. : DEC
20.Resourcefulness : WITS
21.Like the x- or y-axis : ONED
22.Emblem of life : ANKH
24.Mad : NUTS
26.Little darling : CUTEY
27.Pit item : BATON
29.Pay : SALARY
31."A Perfect Peace" novelist : AMOSOZ
33.It may be retracted : DOME
34.Protein powder purveyor : GNC
37.Where Wagner was born : LEIPZIG
39.Growing concern? : TOPSOIL
41.E.T.O. craft : LST
42.First name in the Harlem Renaissance : ZORA
44.Place for rods : RETINA
45.Current event? : ELNINO
47.Skewered edible : SATAY
48.Make a call to see someone nowadays? : SKYPE
51.It may be put on after a shower : TALC
53.TV title role for Toni Collette : TARA
54.Name on the Enterprise : TROI
55.Swarm : TEEM
57.Mid first-century year : LII
58.Avoids a service interruption : REUPS
60.Climbing hazard : LOOSEROCK
62."Creation" director Jon : AMIEL
63.Without warning : ALLATONCE
64.Copper : PENNY
65.Pint-size collectible? : BEERSTEIN
1."Awesome party!" : IHADABALL
2.Sing : NAMENAMES
3.Soldier on : STICKTOIT
4.Knockout number, in more ways than one : TEN
5.Have ___ : ACOW
6.Wood feature : GRAIN
7.Gaping grin : RICTUS
8.1997 Spielberg epic : AMISTAD
9.___ mal (tort reform topic, briefly) : MED
10."Friday Night Beauty" airer : QVC
11.Literary sextet : AEIOUY
12.Council city of 1545-63 : TRENT
13.Line up : AGREE
14.Primed : READY
23.Reason for a quiet zone: Abbr. : HOSP
25.Schedule : SLOT
26.Breakfast fare : CREPES
28.Spray source : NOZZLE
30.Enrique Iglesias song subject : AMOR
32.Kolob Arch locale : ZION
34.Refuse aid : GOITALONE
35.L'Air du Temps perfume label : NINARICCI
36.Singer with the double-platinum album "Measure of a Man" : CLAYAIKEN
38.Determination : GRIT
40.Assists, say : STAT
43.France, for one : ANATOLE
45.Shot of adrenaline? : EPIPEN
46.Encouraging words : OLEOLE
48.Leave in a bad place, say : STRAP
49.Part of some sundae shoppe names : KREME
50.Dealer's query : YOUIN
52.Annual cinéma prize : CESAR
56."Meet the ___" (major-league fight song) : METS
59.Feline : SLY
60.Chocolate ___ : LAB
61.Twaddle : ROT

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