Crossword Puzzle Info

The New Yorker – May 28 2018

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Clues Answers
“A freckled whelp ___-born”: Prospero’s cruel description of Caliban in “The Tempest” HAG
“Baby Cobra” comedian Wong ALI
“Ceci n’est pas ___ pipe” UNE
“Full Frontal with Samantha ___” BEE
“Game of Thrones” nickname, with “the” IMP
“Hey … do you and I need to talk?” AREWEOK
“Irony takes nothing away from ___”: Flaubert PATHOS
“Manhattan Beach” author EGAN
“Moaning” Hogwarts ghost MYRTLE
“Speaking …” THATSME
“The ___ Moon, with one bright star”: omen in Coleridge’s “Rime of the Ancient Mariner” HORNED
“Ugh, I’m done with you” BYE
“What a bunch of baloney!” FAKENEWS
“Yes, ___” (principle in improv) AND
2006 Amy Winehouse hit REHAB
2017 No. 1 hit with the lyric “I don’t dance now / I make money moves” BODAKYELLOW
Alkaline ecosystems FENS
Alternative to “buddy” BIGFELLA
Alternative to a shroom cap LSDTAB
Ancient mall AGORA
Angela who played Queen Ramonda in “Black Panther” BASSETT
Arthur Ashe Courage Award, e.g ESPY
Ask a loaded question, maybe? SLUR
Bygone Web site known for articles like “Women Ignoring Men in Art History” THETOAST
Cheesemaker’s vessel VAT
D.O.J. division ATF
Direction for a sun salutation, traditionally EAST
Dramatic principle similar to foreshadowing CHEKHOVSGUN
Drawings from devotees, say FANART
Dulce et ___ (Horatian maxim) UTILE
Emulate Marni Kotak, say, in her 2011 performance-art piece GIVEBIRTH
Fictional corporation that sells explosive tennis balls ACME
Flapdoodle ROT
Flavoring used in biscotti ANISE
Flimsy THIN
Clues Answers
Inner tube? TRACHEA
Instructions for a chest examination? TREASUREMAP
Landmark 1973 court case, familiarly ROE
Like Pokémon Black or Super Mario Galaxy RATEDE
Long ___ (elaborate deceit) CON
Look under the hood? HATHAIR
Mary who played Brigid O’Shaughnessy in “The Maltese Falcon” ASTOR
Mercedes-Benz model ACLASS
Michael Steadman portrayer on “thirtysomething” KENOLIN
Neural ___ (some perceptron groups) NETS
One after another INAROW
Pacifies TAMES
Pitching staff? SALES
Professor X’s mutant-finding device in “X-Men” CEREBRO
Race, as an engine REVUP
Roberts who played Donna’s mom on “That ’70s Show” TANYA
Rubber mouse, for one CATTOY
Satiny undergarment CHEMISE
Sheepcote matriarchs EWES
Some basketball-game giveaways TEES
Some modern “rewards” MILES
Sometime shakshuka ingredient PESTO
Stack for a publisher’s assistant, colloquially SLUSHPILE
Stick in a field sport CROSSE
Studied with felonious intent CASED
Sulu portrayer in the “Star Trek” reboot CHO
Superstar born Park Jae-sang PSY
Tank top? GASCAP
Unspecified ordinal NTH
What you might do for your own sake? HOMEBREW
Whupped but good, in gamer slang REKT
Without a partner SOLO
[Heavens!] GASP
___ Bator, Mongolia ULAN
___ drug (infection fighter) SULFA