Crossword Puzzle Info

L.A. Times Daily – Dec 10 2018

Published in L.A. Times Crossword. Tags: , , , .

Clues Answers
‘Cats’ monogram TSE
‘Cold Case Files’ airer AANDE
‘Good grief!’ SHEESH
‘Over the Rainbow’ composer Harold ARLEN
*2016 film wrongly announced as Best Picture LALALAND
*Atmospheric wind that aids an eastbound U.S. flight JETSTREAM
*Boston tax protest of 1773 TEAPARTY
*Failed, as a business WENTUNDER
*Nominal leader FIGUREHEAD
Barley brew ALE
Battleship initials USS
Be dressed in WEAR
Beachgoer’s color TAN
Blows like the Big Bad Wolf HUFFS
Bucolic setting LEA
Cain raiser EVE
City bond, briefly MUNI
Cousin of a snowfinch SPARROW
Dickens’ Heep URIAH
Doorstep welcomer MAT
End of many a riddle WHOAMI
F equivalent, in music ESHARP
Fed chasing Capone TMAN
Fishing sticks RODS
Florida’s __ Center EPCOT
For example SAY
Former Russian despots TSARS
Fr. holy women STES
Grow older AGE
Gulf Coast Florida city SARASOTA
Hide-hair link NOR
Holy Roman VIP: Abbr EMP
Hook’s right hand SMEE
Hostess snack HOHO
In the past AGO
Investigations PROBES
Japan’s largest active volcano ASO
Joseph of ice cream fame EDY
Jouster’s ride STEED
Kate of ‘Steve Jobs’ WINSLET
Lacto-__ vegetarian OVO
Lessen, as pain EASE
Lights that darken SUNLAMPS
Like red-line traffic, on Google Maps STOPGO
Look after TEND
Lukewarm reviews? EHS
Mazda sports car MIATA
Mishmash OLIO
Most common skin condition in the U.S ACNE
Nabisco cookie with a pastry jacket FIGNEWTON
Net profit, and what the answers to starred clues have BOTTOMLINE
Peacock tail feature EYE
Pelican St. city NOLA
Pension law acronym ERISA
PFC’s address APO
Pound’s 100, in England PENCE
Regarding, on memos INRE
Scrape or scratch MAR
Scribble (down) JOT
Seminoles’ sch FSU
Singer Warwick DIONNE
Soccer great Mia HAMM
Sound from a tabby MEOW
SSW opposite NNE
Strains to lift HEFTS
Succeeded big-time MADEAMINT
Suit to __ ATEE
Tally again READD
Tells it to the judge PLEADS
The Lindy, e.g DANCE
Totally full SATED
Turkish chief AGA
Wee hr TWOAM
Wrestled TUSSLED
__ Fáil: Irish coronation stone LIA
__ Gay: WWII bomber ENOLA