XW Info

Friday, November 9, 2012
by Barry C. Silk
Fri 11/9/2012
© 2012, The New York Times
1.He said "I don't want my album coming out with a G rating. Nobody would buy it" : OSMOND
7.Bomb's opposite : SMASHHIT
15.It typically has a ribbon around its crown : BOATER
16.Fudge ingredient in "The Alice B. Toklas Cookbook" : HASHEESH
17.Temporary spear : ICICLE
18.Wave recipient? : OUTEREAR
19.See 61-Down : TIN
20.Encumbered : LADEN
22.Places for stumpers : PODIA
23.Fox Sports reporter Oliver and others : PAMS
25.They have flat tops : MESAS
27.Radio host Boortz : NEAL
28.Pribilof Islands resident : ALEUT
30.Aid in planning a 35-Across : ATLAS
32.___ Express (intl. shipper) : DHL
33.India leads the world in its production : GINGER
35.See 30-Across : ROUTE
37.Where chromosomes gather between poles during mitosis : EQUATORIALPLANE
42.Like X, XX or XXX : ROMAN
43.Hanger at a graduation : TASSEL
44.French vineyard : CRU
47.Greeting to a rider, maybe : NEIGH
49.One-named actor from Tel Aviv : TOPOL
50.Be a drifter : ROVE
52.How actors come in : ONCUE
54.Title French orphan of film : LILI
55.Carry ___ : ATUNE
57.Conspiracy : CABAL
59.Copy from CD to PC : RIP
60.Top place to get sunburned? : BALDSPOT
62.Wordsmith's resource : ROGETS
64.Einstein : BRAINIAC
65.Can't take : LOATHE
66.Dentist's #6 and #11 : EYETEETH
67.Give some relief : EMBOSS
1.Where to find departure info? : OBITPAGE
2.Low figure for a nerd : SOCIALIQ
3.Starting point of a phone tree : MAINMENU
4.Like many drugs, briefly : OTC
5.Dudley's love, in cartoons : NELL
6.What an alarm may interrupt : DREAM
7.Fielder's dramatic play : SHOESTRINGCATCH
8.Hawaiian smoker : MAUNALOA
9.Bermuda setting: Abbr. : AST
10."Old ___" (country music classic) : SHEP
11.Wading fisher : HERON
12.Like many warnings : HEEDED
13."Unto us a son is given" source : ISAIAH
14.Bondage : THRALL
21.Weed eliminator, for short? : DEA
24.Toots : SUGAR
26.River waterfall : SAULT
29.Montana or Idaho river : TETON
31.Green dresser's honoree, briefly : STPAT
34.Letter after Quebec in a radio alphabet : ROMEO
36.___ de México (Mexico City daily) : ELSOL
38.It may be worn in the shower : RAINCOAT
39.Seek : ASPIRETO
40.Stone Age tools : NEOLITHS
41.Some quotation marks : ELLIPSES
44.Athlete-turned-actor Buster : CRABBE
45.Like old-fashioned phones : ROTARY
46.Hangers near tongues : UVULAE
48.Many a layover locale : HUB
51.Split : ENDIT
53.Combs of Murderers' Row : EARLE
56.Bygone laborer : ESNE
58.Machine worked in "Norma Rae" : LOOM
61.With 19-Across, item for many cobblers : PIE
63.Rap : GAB

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