XW Info

Tuesday, July 23, 2013
by Jean O'Conor
Tue 7/23/2013
ISPSDOGSHELMS
NEROSHOOECASH
FLIPFLOPSLODGE
LEMURHOMINY
ONEPIECECOOLER
WARCORKSLULU
LAROSANICKS
COVERUPBLANKET
ETATSELOISE
LOGSAROOMACT
SHADESUMBRELLA
BASHESANGER
ICONSBEACHGOER
MINCEBURNERSE
FEDEXSPINLEER
© 2013, The New York Times
1.Verizon FiOS and EarthLink, briefly : ISPS
5.Feet, in slang : DOGS
9.Leadership positions : HELMS
14.Face on a coin of A.D. 64 : NERO
15."Git!" : SHOO
16.Online outlay : ECASH
17.*Abrupt reversals of opinion : FLIPFLOPS
19.Get stuck (in) : LODGE
20.Madagascar mammal : LEMUR
21.Grits, essentially : HOMINY
23.*Uninjured, after "in" : ONEPIECE
26.*Hoosegow : COOLER
29.Card game for two : WAR
30.Red and white stoppers? : CORKS
32.Doozy : LULU
33.Singer Julius of early TV : LAROSA
35.Styptic pencil targets : NICKS
36.*Scandal damage control : COVERUP
39.*Across-the-board : BLANKET
41.Les ___-Unis : ETATS
42.Overprivileged 6-year-old of children's lit : ELOISE
44.Ship records : LOGS
45.Virginia Woolf's "___ of One's Own" : AROOM
46.Play charades : ACT
49.*Ghostly figures : SHADES
51.*Kind of insurance policy : UMBRELLA
54.Blowouts : BASHES
56.What steam coming out of the ears may signify in a cartoon : ANGER
57.Lineup on a computer screen : ICONS
59.One packing up the answers to the seven starred clues, maybe : BEACHGOER
62.Chop to bits : MINCE
63.Sunbathe too long : BURN
64.Language spoken around Loch Ness : ERSE
65.U.P.S. alternative : FEDEX
66.Whirl : SPIN
67.Creepy look : LEER
1.Amount received, as of cash : INFLOW
2.Actress Gomez : SELENA
3.First layer of furniture protection : PRIMER
4.Absorb : SOPUP
5.Web access inits. : DSL
6.Jolly exclamation : OHO
7.Tunneling rodents : GOPHERS
8.Garnering a "meh," say : SOSO
9.Prefix with -tropic : HELIO
10.Bygone Ford van : ECONOLINE
11.Figure invoked in casinos : LADYLUCK
12.E-mail or letter: Abbr. : MSG
13."Ain't ___ Sweet" (song classic) : SHE
18.It's "Black" once a year: Abbr. : FRI
22.Ed Sullivan and others, informally : MCS
24.Beige-ish : ECRU
25.Mini ___ : COOPER
27.Hollywood's Sommer : ELKE
28.Sign of industrial decay : RUST
31.Explosion sound : KABOOM
33.1983 David Bowie #1 hit : LETSDANCE
34.Ovid's "___ Amatoria" : ARS
35."Daughters" rapper : NAS
36.Cartoon frames : CELS
37.Texter's "Then again ..." : OTOH
38.Wayfarer : VAGABOND
40.Arm or leg : LIMB
43.Make a mess of : LOUSEUP
45.Volcanic spew : ASH
46.Losing side in a 2000 Supreme Court ruling : ALGORE
47."Monty Python" comic John : CLEESE
48.Roof worker, of a sort : TARRER
50.County NE of London : ESSEX
52.Pep rally cry : RAH
53.NBC newsman Richard : ENGEL
55.Recedes : EBBS
57.Global economic oversight org. : IMF
58.Inc., in France : CIE
60.D-backs, on scoreboards : ARI
61.Home of "The Situation Room" : CNN

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