XW Info

Thursday, December 27, 2012
by Julian Lim
Thu 12/27/2012
POPSATEITKISS
SNOWVOLVOIRAQ
HALFNELSONSEAU
AHLENDERAMARE
WOODCUTAMELIE
PIECEOFWRITING
LOQRAIDZEE
ASHEPOXNENE
SPABROZPSY
PARTIALECLIPSE
IMDONEHANDAXE
RACKSBOOYAFAA
ALOESEMIFINALS
TORNCISCOORLY
ETESINKERHIYA
© 2012, The New York Times
1.One of the folks : POPS
5.Bit the bullet, say : ATEIT
10.French ___ : KISS
14.Shoveler's target : SNOW
15.XC60, XC70 or XC90 : VOLVO
16."The Hurt Locker" setting : IRAQ
17.SON : HALFNELSON
19.Junior of the N.F.L. : SEAU
20.U.S./Canadian sporting grp. since 1936 : AHL
21.Rear-___ : ENDER
22.To love, to Livy : AMARE
23.Output from an old printer : WOODCUT
25.2001 French film nominated for five Academy Awards : AMELIE
26.TIN : PIECEOFWRITING
29.Latin abbr. meaning "he speaks" : LOQ
30.Bust : RAID
31.#26 of 26 : ZEE
32.Subject of four Sports Illustrated covers between 1966 and 1993 : ASHE
35.Chicken ___ : POX
36.Rare goose : NENE
37.Balneotherapy locale : SPA
38.Tito's surname : BROZ
40.Rapper behind the 2012 "Gangnam Style" YouTube sensation : PSY
42.LIP : PARTIALECLIPSE
47."That's it for me" : IMDONE
48.Stone Age artifact : HANDAXE
50.Oenophile's installation : RACKS
51."Hell, yeah!" : BOOYA
53.Transportation Dept. agency : FAA
54.An emollient : ALOE
55.FIN : SEMIFINALS
57.Of two minds : TORN
58.___ Systems (computer networking company) : CISCO
59.Aéroport d'___ : ORLY
60.Quarters in Québec? : ETES
61.One working on some panels : INKER
62."Wassup" : HIYA
1."Fie!" : PSHAW
2.How some balls are fielded : ONAHOP
3.Hoi ___ : POLLOI
4.Personal ad abbr. : SWF
5.Hit Broadway musical with the song "I'm Not Wearing Underwear Today" : AVENUEQ
6.Shared with, as a story : TOLDTO
7.If not : ELSE
8."The Dancing Years" composer Novello : IVOR
9.Heap : TON
10.What's in the stars : KISMET
11."It's clear to me ..." : IREALIZE
12.Designer of the Tulip chair : SAARINEN
13.Tool with a blade : SQUEEGEE
18.Clark Bar company : NECCO
22.In : AMID
24.Edit out : DELE
25.Male name that spells another male name backward : ARI
27.Was paralyzed with fear, say : FROZE
28.Ski shop supply : WAX
32.Say "hey," say : ASPIRATE
33.Tony winner after 5-Down : SPAMALOT
34.Dedicated : HARDCORE
35.Professional runner : POL
36.Org. in 1997's "Cop Land" : NYPD
38.Mail room sights : BINS
39.Singer Carly ___ Jepsen : RAE
40.Represent, in sports : PLAYFOR
41.Area of decades-long conflict : SINAI
43.Some board game equipment : TOKENS
44.Prime : CHOICE
45.Theodore Roosevelt was on one in 1909 : SAFARI
46.Friend no more : EXALLY
49.Course with no homework, say : EASYA
51.Hippie celebration : BEIN
52.City west of Novosibirsk : OMSK
55.College dept. : SCI
56.Japanese drama : NOH

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