Crossword Puzzle Info

The Washington Post Sunday – Jul 15 2018

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Clues Answers
‘Exactly right!’ YES
‘Hair’ space, say STAGE
‘I like this back rub!’ AAH
‘It’s unfortunate, but …’ SADLY
‘The Bone People’ author Hulme KERI
‘The Simpsons’ principal SKINNER
‘Trinity’ author URIS
‘___ said that?’ WHO
0, at the World Cup NIL
1940s first lady PerĂ³n EVA
1940s first lady Truman BESS
2007 AL MVP, to fans AROD
79 Down and others MOVIESTARS
Activity such as the one hinted at by this puzzle’s theme PARLORGAME
Actor who played Gomer Pyle (he was in ‘Cannonball Run II’ with Burt Reynolds, who was in ‘Starting Over’ with 79 Down) JIMNABORS
Actor whose name is spelled out by the letters between six degrees in this puzzle KEVINBACON
Aerial mammal BAT
Androids who interact with guests on ‘Westworld’ HOSTS
Apple jam product? ITUNES
Apt name for a wrestler NELSON
Avaricious sorts MISERS
Banks making bank on TV TYRA
Bat mitzvah party dance HORA
Bedazzled feeling AWE
Bill handled in Jordan DINAR
Bit of graduation attire CAP
Blundering blockheads OAFS
Body spray brand AXE
Box full of bills ATM
Bucks’ toppers ANTLERS
Capital in 1975 news SAIGON
Carrier for an NFL team RUSHER
Cattle digs PEN
Cause a crack in, e.g MAR
Cell phone collection DATA
Champ Kind’s portrayer in ‘Anchorman’ (he was in ‘My One and Only’ with 79 Down) DAVIDKOECHNER
Clinton and Carter were in his Cabinet OBAMA
Cole of ‘Black-ish’ DEON
Commanderette Zircon’s portrayer in ‘Spaceballs’ (she was in ‘The Lonely Guy’ with Andy Garcia, who was in ‘The Air I Breathe’ with 79 Down) LESLIEBEVIS
Connecticut city on Long Island Sound NORWALK
Couple of People? ITEM
Denpasar’s island BALI
Deteriorate over time ERODE
Diagnostic aids, briefly MRIS
Do a Safari exploration? SURF
Duelist’s shout DRAW
East Lansing inst MSU
Emollient ingredient ALOE
Enjoys Spotify, say LISTENS
Entertainer with the 2015 Christmas album ‘Slay Belles’ RUPAUL
Entomology subjects BUGS
Exam taken by jrs PSAT
Film director Louis MALLE
Flings with force HEAVES
Former child actor on ‘The Partridge Family’ (he was in ‘The Jerk Theory’ with Tom Arnold, who was in ‘We Married Margo’ with 79 Down) DANNYBONADUCE
Freeing for a high price RANSOMING
General Mills cereal KIX
Gomez’s hirsute cousin ITT
Have a bawl SOB
Have a bawl CRY
Historical drama in which 79 Down played a post-presidential chief of staff FROSTNIXON
History segment ERA
Honorary co-chair of the 2017 March for Science NYE
Industry event, briefly EXPO
Insect forms of some ancient amulets SCARABS
Islamic denomination SUNNI
Japan Golf Tour Organization chairman Aoki ISAO
Jazz singer Anderson whose name sounds like a climbing plant IVIE
Jerry’s business partner BEN
Journal article summary ABSTRACT
Journalist Tarbell IDA
Clues Answers
Jumbo preceder MUMBO
Kodiak Island’s locale ALASKA
Lacking decoration BARE
Lady Macbeth, for one SCOT
Large, curly do AFRO
Like red emeralds RARE
Like wallflowers SHY
Magritte of surrealism RENE
Make an inquiry ASK
March Madness org NCAA
Mark in ‘I, Claudius’? COMMA
Migratory antelopes GNUS
Minotaur’s island CRETE
Muesli morsel OAT
Neither companion NOR
Notable mascara maker AVON
O.J. trial judge ITO
Office tools with ‘teeth’ STAPLERS
One of 16 in Germany STATE
One scuttling sideways CRAB
Ordered (around) BOSSED
Org. in which Blazers wear jerseys NBA
Oscar nominee for ‘Passion Fish’ (she was in ‘Blue Chips’ with Alfre Woodard, who was in ‘Beauty Shop’ with 79 Down) MARYMCDONNELL
Oscar winner for ‘L.A. Confidential’ (she was in ‘The Natural’ with Robert Duvall, who was in ‘Jayne Mansfield’s Car’ with 79 Down) KIMBASINGER
Palindromic DuVernay AVA
Pare hair SHAVE
Parthenon features COLUMNS
Perps’ patterns MOS
Pizzeria purchases PIES
Plant’s container SAC
Pleasant-sounding MELODIC
Pop singer Carter AARON
Postnuptial title, maybe MRS
Pride Lands king SIMBA
Prove useful to AVAIL
Quaint contraction TIS
Rachel’s biblical sister LEAH
Rapper ___ Jon LIL
Requires rest, maybe AILS
Retreat in the mountains SKILODGE
River barrier LEVEE
Scavenging arthropod MILLIPEDE
Sculling object OAR
Sets of 12 wine bottles CASES
Show to the door SEEOUT
Showed faith in TRUSTED
Sibling of Chico HARPO
Single player? RADIO
Sources of cold cuts DELIS
Supplements ADDSTO
Tenor Pavarotti LUCIANO
Test the concentration of, as a solution TITRATE
Tethered toy KITE
They form by oogenesis OVA
Through VIA
Timetable, informally SKED
Tonga Room in the Fairmont San Francisco hotel, e.g TIKIBAR
Tubular trattoria dish PENNE
Up to, for short TIL
Vague but large amount MANY
Variable in the ideal gas law equation PRESSURE
Web connection letters DSL
What a retinal scanner scans EYE
Whirlpool setting SPA
White Sox great Frank Thomas’s nickname, with ‘the’ BIGHURT
Wilson of ‘The Rocker’ RAINN
Without stopping ONEND
Yankees shortstop Gregorius with a repetitive first name DIDI
___ Mahal TAJ
___ pickings SLIM
___ Torino GRAN
___ town (flee secretly) SKIP
___-choice PRO