XW Info

Thursday, November 8, 2012
by Damon J. Gulczynski
Thu 11/8/2012
MOHMSAMMIMTOM
ARALAFOULTOUR
GARYWINGOELSA
ELIMNINGVALLEY
OVERSEAS
ADAMTENYAMTA
RIVERALOOSCAG
MEATERSBUSLANE
DONSMESMEUVER
OFTMICAGREYS
DISSUADE
BATEAUTWELFTHM
EGALICEINIRAQ
LUXETEENSSITU
LEMSSEDGEHOSE
© 2012, The New York Times
1."Holy smokes!" : MANOHMAN
5."Sweetheart" of "Jersey Shore" : SAMMI
10.Direct, in a way : MANTOMAN
14.Asia's ___ Sea : ARAL
15.In conflict with : AFOUL
16.What a Realtor may give : TOUR
17.U.S. Steel was once its biggest employer : GARY
18."N.F.L. Live" host Trey : WINGO
19.Mrs. Albert Einstein : ELSA
20.QB who was twice a Super Bowl M.V.P. : ELIMANNING
22.Hollow : VALLEY
24.How some military personnel serve : OVERSEAS
26.Unyielding : ADAMANT
30."A Day Without Rain" artist : ENYA
31.Devilfish : MANTA
34.Artist with whom an exiled Leon Trotsky once lived : RIVERA
36.Head for a pub : LOO
37.Heroin, in slang : SCAG
38.Femmes fatales : MANEATERS
40.Part of a city street : BUSLANE
42."The Godfather" figures : DONS
43.Long mops : MANES
45.Zigzag, e.g. : MANEUVER
46.Commonly : OFT
47.It's flaky : MICA
48.Shades in the London sky, often : GREYS
49.Deter : DISSUADE
52."Le ___" (Matisse piece) : BATEAU
55.Home-field advantage in football ... or what the last square of the answer to this clue represents in this puzzle : TWELFTHMAN
60.Even: Fr. : EGAL
61.Trap during winter, perhaps : ICEIN
63.2000s service site : IRAQ
64.Poshness : LUXE
65.Awkward years, for many : TEENS
66.In ___ (naturally positioned) : SITU
67.Annual June race : LEMANS
68.Marsh growth : SEDGE
69.Cheat, in slang : HOSE
1.Get by : MANAGE
2.Like some surgery : ORAL
3.Mata ___ : HARI
4.Macho type : MANLYMAN
5.2007 horror film : SAWIV
6.Walk ___ line : AFINE
7.Tramp, e.g., in "Lady and the Tramp" : MONGREL
8.Pull a face : MUG
9.2009 bromance film : ILOVEYOUMAN
10.Trophy sites : MANTELS
11.Ring : TOLL
12.Yorkshire river : OUSE
13.Contemporary of Marcel Duchamp : MANRAY
21.Dame's lead-in? : NOTRE
23.Best, in some rating systems : AAA
25.High-hatter : SNOB
26.TV director Iannucci : ARMANDO
27.Succumb to : DIEOF
28.___-garde : AVANT
29."Olympia" and others : MANETS
31.Guy's private area : MANCAVE
32.Chief justice in the Dred Scott case : TANEY
33.New ___ (modern spiritualists) : AGERS
35.Parts of a fashionable "Collezioni" : ARMANISUITS
37.Epithet : SLUR
39.Jiffs : SECS
41.9-Down co-star Jason : SEGEL
44.Prepared, as some mushrooms : SAUTEED
47.Wasikowska of "Alice in Wonderland," 2010 : MIA
49.Editing marks : DELES
50.Knocking the socks off of : AWING
51.Like a copse : DENSE
52.Collar attachment : BELL
53.Flu symptom : AGUE
54.Beatles song with the lyric "There's one for you, nineteen for me" : TAXMAN
56.Go for a bite? : FISH
57.The Jonas Brothers, e.g. : TRIO
58.Roles, figuratively : HATS
59.Having failed aspirations : MANQUE
62.Head of compliance? : CEE

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