XW Info

Friday, September 28, 2012
by Ed Sessa
Fri 9/28/2012
ALVAMISSSAIGON
SEESAREWEALONE
CANTPENETRATED
ESTRUSSATEICI
TENONDOTESTAC
ITOFAIRYSTORK
CORDUROYROUNDS
INPROTEST
ALBANSVUVUZELA
BELLYCENSEMAV
SCAMSIREMIATA
OLDDEALRENNET
REDREDROSEAURA
BREAKADATEWEAR
SCREENIDOLELLS
© 2012, The New York Times
1.Menlo Park middle name : ALVA
5.Musical with the song "Bui Doi" : MISSSAIGON
15.Receives, as a visitor : SEES
16.What cosmologists wonder : AREWEALONE
17.Word for quitters : CANT
18.Got through : PENETRATED
19.Heat : ESTRUS
21.Gorge : SATE
22.Aquí, across the Pyrénées : ICI
23.Dovetail part : TENON
24.Be feeble-minded : DOTE
25.Like some mus. notes : STAC
26.Judge in 1990s news : ITO
27.Neverland resident : FAIRY
29.Maker of a special-delivery flight : STORK
30.What shows its ribs? : CORDUROY
32.Things that are shot or fought : ROUNDS
33.One way to resign : INPROTEST
35.St. ___ (English boys' school founded in 948) : ALBANS
38.Stadium ear piercer : VUVUZELA
42.Chicken's yellow part? : BELLY
43.Swing a thurible around : CENSE
44.Texas hoopster : MAV
45.Phishing lure? : SCAM
46.Arabian parent : SIRE
47.Eclipse alternative : MIATA
49.Like chestnuts : OLD
50.It may follow a cut : DEAL
51.Milk curdler : RENNET
52.Classic Robert Burns poem, with "A" : REDREDROSE
55.Certain something : AURA
56.Be disengaging? : BREAKADATE
57.Grow tiresome : WEAR
58.People person : SCREENIDOL
59.Some brackets : ELLS
1.Mahatma Gandhi, for one : ASCETIC
2.Provide for tenancy : LEASETO
3.Atlantic follower, in Monopoly : VENTNOR
4.Turf leader? : ASTRO
5.Hikers' helpers : MAPS
6.Madness : IRE
7.Potential downside of the information age : SENSORYOVERLOAD
8.Hyperhidrotic : SWEATY
9.Otto goes after it : SETTE
10.Swiss banks may be affiliated with it : AARE
11.Pier grp. : ILA
12.Began brawling : GOTITON
13.Draw for an inside straight, say : ONECARD
14.Old fast-food chain whose mascot's head was an orange : NEDICKS
20.Bombing at a comedy club : UNFUNNY
24.___ Homme (perfume brand) : DIOR
25.Blackhawk carmaker : STUTZ
28.MoMA's "Two Heads" and "Birds in an Aquarium" : ARPS
29."Yeah, I did it ... oh well!" : SOSUEME
31.Directive for murder? : DIALM
32.Quick spins? : REVS
34.Whistler's production : TUNE
35.Rivets : ABSORBS
36.Tank named after a French W.W. II general : LECLERC
37.Inflatable lining : BLADDER
39.Daley's successor as mayor of Chicago : EMANUEL
40.Pass out on the field? : LATERAL
41.Some self-images : AVATARS
43.John who wrote the textbook "How Does a Poem Mean?" : CIARDI
46.Many a cab : SEDAN
48.Knocked out : INAWE
50.Fool on the ice : DEKE
51.Cousin of a jig : REEL
53.Singer Carly ___ Jepsen : RAE
54.Pou ___ (basis of operations) : STO

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