Crossword Puzzle Info

New York Times – Nov 21 2018

Published in New York Times Crossword. Tags: , , , .


Across
1. Emanuel of Democratic politics : RAHM
5. Titles for attys. : ESQS
9. Alternative to a float : SHAKE
14. Curved molding : OGEE
15. Dogs that take YOU for a walk? : FEET
16. Dealer’s query : YOUIN
17. *Principle of international economic pacts : TRADEFAIR
19. Fred ___, lead vocalist for Limp Bizkit : DURST
20. Setting for the first panel of Bosch’s “The Garden of Earthly Delights” : EDEN
21. Victory, in German : SIEG
23. Most arias : SOLI
24. Old Chrysler : LEBARON
26. Tailor, at times : ALTERER
28. Big Ten sch. : OSU
29. Tube travelers? : OVA
30. *Neanderthal : MANCAVE
31. Six-time N.L. home run leader in the 1930s and ’40s : OTT
32. Indie singer ___ Case : NEKO
34. Bus stop: Abbr. : STA
35. Applesauce eponym : MOTT
37. Water hazards : REEFS
39. Cuisine with tom yum soup : THAI
43. Nile biter : ASP
45. Executes : DOES
47. Choose : OPT
48. *Noted Vegas entertainers of the 1960s : PACKRAT
52. Deli offering : RYE
53. British pols : MPS
54. Like some dogs in dog parks : ONLEASH
55. In very few words : TERSELY
57. Mom-and-pop grps. : PTAS
58. Spotted : SEEN
60. “No food needed for me” : IATE
61. Island north of Australia : TIMOR
63. Questionable political moves suggested by the answers to the nine starred clues : FLIPFLOPS
66. Run ___ of : AFOUL
67. This: Sp. : ESTO
68. Tit for tat? : SWAP
69. St. ___ (Caribbean getaway) : BARTS
70. Title : DEED
71. Novelist Seton : ANYA
Down
1. Nonsense : ROT
2. Goes along with : AGREESTO
3. *Half of a 1990s cartoon duo : HEADBUTT
4. Euripides tragedy : MEDEA
5. Scrabble 4-pointer : EFF
6. Source of a venomous underwater bite : SEASNAKE
7. Role for Helen Mirren, informally : QEII
8. Watch via HBO Now, e.g. : STREAM
9. Barrett of Pink Floyd : SYD
10. *Informal term for a brothel : HOUSECAT
11. Night lights? : AURORA
12. Ninth month of the Hebrew calendar : KISLEV
13. Full : ENTIRE
18. Company that’s the subject of “The Smartest Guys in the Room” : ENRON
22. *Mr. Peanut accessory : GLASSEYE
24. Machine with a treadle : LOOM
25. *Spring festival : OVERPASS
27. Stock for Wile E. Coyote : TNT
33. A heart symbol, meaning “love,” was its first graphical entry, for short : OED
36. *Bloopers, typically : TAKESOUT
38. Popular battle royale video game : FORTNITE
40. *Residence in a row : HOMETOWN
41. Digital wallet choice : APPLEPAY
42. Lilliputian, to a little ‘un : ITSY
44. Spanish Mrs. : SRA
46. Sans-___ : SERIF
48. Can opener : POPTAB
49. Modern protest group : ANTIFA
50. Hubbub : CLAMOR
51. Special interest group? : THEFED
56. Guacamole go-with : SALSA
59. Alternatively : ELSE
62. “Treasure Island” monogram : RLS
64. “___ Save America” (popular downloadable political show) : POD
65. Place to treat yourself : SPA