XW Info

Wednesday, July 17, 2013
by Robyn Weintraub
Wed 7/17/2013
SKITBOYSCROWD
PERUUPUPUHURA
UNIXDELADOZEN
ROSESAREREDONE
DOPETALE
VIOLETSAREBLUE
RODESTEDAISY
ELEMTAMEDYEAR
AVAILIMNOTIE
POLLENISBADFOR
ETASATOI
CAPMYALLERGIES
ELOPEYAMSHORA
REORGSUETTWIN
ACHOOODDSSACK
© 2013, The New York Times
1."S.N.L." piece : SKIT
5.Lost ___ ("Peter Pan" group) : BOYS
9.Jam-pack : CROWD
14.Yma Sumac's homeland : PERU
15."___ and away!" : UPUP
16.Lieutenant under Kirk : UHURA
17.Longtime computer operating system : UNIX
18.Fashion's Oscar ___ Renta : DELA
19.Doughnut order, perhaps : DOZEN
20.Start of a flower lover's poetic lament : ROSESARERED
23.Word on a dollar : ONE
24.No rocket scientist : DOPE
25.Fish story : TALE
27.Lament, part 2 : VIOLETSAREBLUE
33.Valance holder : ROD
34.Sunrise direction, in Sonora : ESTE
35.Part of a posy, maybe : DAISY
36.K-5: Abbr. : ELEM
38.Unfrizzed, say : TAMED
41.Class ring datum : YEAR
42.Make use of : AVAIL
44."___ expert, but ..." : IMNO
46.Horse race rarity : TIE
47.Lament, part 3 : POLLENISBADFOR
51.Pilots' announcements, in brief : ETAS
52.Parisian possessive : ATOI
53.Tassel spot : CAP
56.Lament, part 4 : MYALLERGIES
61.Flee via ladder, stereotypically : ELOPE
63.They're sweeter than sweet potatoes : YAMS
64.Dance at some weddings : HORA
65.Corporate shake-up, for short : REORG
66.Bird feeder fill : SUET
67.Mattress size : TWIN
68.End of the lament : ACHOO
69.Figures affected by point spreads : ODDS
70.Picnic race need : SACK
1.Boot accessory : SPUR
2.Game with Ping-Pong-like balls : KENO
3.Pupil's place : IRIS
4.So-called "penguin suit" : TUXEDO
5.Capital on the Danube : BUDAPEST
6."The Pirates of Penzance," e.g. : OPERETTA
7.Traditional season for eggnog : YULE
8.Enemy of Athens in the Peloponnesian War : SPARTA
9.Got very close and comfy : CUDDLED
10.Fraternity "P" : RHO
11.Anise-flavored liqueur : OUZO
12.P. C. ___, "Beau Geste" novelist : WREN
13.Greenlander, by citizenship : DANE
21.Dover ___ : SOLE
22."Tin" body part : EAR
26.Site with a "Buy It Now" option : EBAY
27.Car make whose name means "I roll" in Latin : VOLVO
28.Rating a 10, say : IDEAL
29.Weigh station visitors : SEMIS
30.Be dishonest with : LIETO
31.Carrier name of 1979-97 : USAIR
32.Brontë heroine : EYRE
33.Gather in : REAP
37.Number on a marathon marker : MILE
39.Preserved like Lenin : EMBALMED
40.They're ordered in many courtroom dramas : DNATESTS
43."Hands off!" : LETMEGO
45.Reminder that the laundry needs doing : ODOR
48.Roll-call vote : NAY
49.End of a parental veto : ISAYSO
50.Combats : FIGHTS
53.Michael of "Juno" : CERA
54.Baldwin of "30 Rock" : ALEC
55.Bear who dreams of "hunny" : POOH
57.Sing the praises of : LAUD
58.Caucus state : IOWA
59.Comical Idle : ERIC
60.Made, as a putt : SANK
62.Virtuoso : PRO

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