New York Times Crossword Answers - January 4, 2015

New York Times Crossword Answers - January 4, 2015

Clue

Answer

'Au contraire!'

NOTSO

'Candid Camera' feature

PRANK

'Delaware Water Gap' painter George

INNESS

'Gimme a break!'

AWMAN

'Kinderszenen' composer

SCHUMANN

'Nobody's infallible, not even me'

IMONLYHU

'Ooh-la-la!'

SOHOT

'Quo Vadis' character

NERO

'Tom ___' (#1 Kingston Trio hit)

DOOLEY

'Un Ballo in Maschera' aria

ERITU

+ end

ANODE

100% guaranteed

INTHEBAG

1960s-'80s Pontiac

LEMANS

1990s craze

MACARENA

37-Across, informally

SEZ

Abalone

SEAEAR

Academy Award winner who has played both a U.S. president and God

MORGANFREE

Aloof

OFFISH

Application info: Abbr

SSN

Award for Hunt and Peck

OSCAR

Big Ten rival of UMich

OSU

Bothers

IRKS

Bygone French coin

ECU

Caterer's container

URN

Certain weanling

FOAL

City burned in Genesis

SODOM

Clinches

SEWSUP

Cold treat, informally

FROYO

College sr.'s test

GRE

Conceal, in a way

PALM

Container in a 34-Down

ALEGLASS

Cover subject on Ms. magazine's debut issue, 1972

WONDERWO

Cry of discovery

OHO

Daily newspaper feature, informally

XWORD

Deadly viper

ADDER

Drug also known as Ecstasy

MDMA

Dude

BRO

Easily bribed

VENAL

Eats up

SNARFS

Edward Snowden subj

NSA

Elicit

BRINGOUT

Entertainment

FUN

Enthusiastic, sociable, confident type, it's said

LEO

Exclamation repeated in the Monkees' TV theme song

HEY

Feature of much modern architecture

ASYMMETRY

Foreign policy grp

NSC

Fourth word in the 'Star Wars' prologue

AGO

Free ad, for short

PSA

Friend's couch, perhaps

CRASHPAD

Good wood for cabinetmaking

ELM

Greeting at the door

COMEONIN

Has the ability to

CAN

Hesitant start to a question

DAREIASK

Hill or dale

LANDFORM

Hipster beer, for short

PBR

Hon

DOLL

Inability to recall the names of everyday objects

ANOMIA

Is a mixologist

TENDSBAR

Its drafts may be crafts

BREWPUB

Jimmy

CROWBAR

Kind of blue

OPAL

Kitchen gadget

PARER

Kitchen gadget

OPENER

Largest state of Brazil

AMAZONAS

Leslie of 'Gigi' and 'Lili'

CARON

Like smoothie fruit

PUREED

Like stereotypical TV neighbors

NOSY

Literary genre of 'David Copperfield' or 'Ender's Game'

BILDUNGSRO

Long period of stability ending circa A.D. 180

PAXROMANA

Mama ___

CASS

Most IRT lines in the Bronx, e.g

ELS

New Jersey town next to Fort Lee

LEONIA

Norma Jean, later

MARILYN

Novelist Frank who wrote 'The Octopus'

NORRIS

Nutty

DAFT

One of a Greek trio

FURY

Ones holding hands?

WRISTS

Org. portrayed in 'American Hustle'

FBI

Part of Lawrence Welk's introduction

ATWO

Part of U.N.C.F

NEGRO

Pioneering urbanologist Jane

JACOBS

Place to kick your feet up

OTTOMAN

Popular Eastern beverage

RICEWINE

President Arthur's nickname

CHET

Quick round of tennis

ONESET

Rabelaisian

EARTHY

Reclined

LAIN

Repast for a late riser

BRUNCH

Rocker Weymouth of the Talking Heads

TINA

Sang like Ella

SCATTED

Scope

AMBIT

See 52-Down

DESOTO

Serenader, maybe

BEAU

She, in Brazil

ELA

Shooters' org

NRA

Signs from above

OMENS

Singer Carly ___ Jepsen

RAE

Singer Mann

AIMEE

So-called 'herb of remembrance'

ROSEMARY

Solid rock center?

ASA

Some police attire

VESTS

Something a chair has

AGENDA

Southern African desert

NAMIB

Spanish article

LAS

Spring

POUNCE

Starters

ATEAM

States

SAYS

Stuffed Jewish dish

KISHKA

Subj. that gets into circulation?

ANAT

Substitute

SWAP

Suffix with hotel

IER

Summers of old?

ABACI

Takes on

TACKLES

Takes to court

ARRAIGNS

The '1' of 1/4

JAN

Thrills

ELATES

Title song question in Disney's 'Frozen'

DOYOUWANTTOBUILDASNOW

To the same extent

ASFAR

To wit

NAMELY

Traveling around the holidays, maybe

ORDEAL

Tries to win

VIES

U.K. record label

EMI

Very much

EVERSO

Wanders (around)

TRAMPS

Water carrier

MAIN

Website billed as 'the front page of the Internet'

REDDIT

What a hippie lives in?

THENOW

What may eat you out of house and home?

TERMITES

Where bombs are bursting, per Francis Scott Key

INAIR

Window units, briefly

ACS

With 126-Across, first European to cross the Mississippi

HERNANDO

World-weary

BLASE

You can bank on it

ATM

You can trip on it

LSD

___ algebra

LINEAR

___ cotta

TERRA

___ favor

POR

___ jacket

ETON

___ Stark, Oona Chaplin's 'Game of Thrones' role

TALISA

___ thruster (NASA system)

ION