December 27 2016 - L.A. Times Daily Crossword Answers

December 27 2016 - L.A. Times Daily Crossword Answers

ClueAnswer
"I was afraid of this"UHOH
"My gal" of songSAL
"Slush" moneysFUNDS
"Will you let me?"MAYI
Acorn treeOAK
AgesEONS
Apple computer discontinued in 2006POWERMAC
Ark builderNOAH
Bay Area airport lettersSFO
Big fussesADOS
Bit of progressINROAD
Capp of comicsANDY
ChapStick targetsLIPS
Chemical used for quick freezingLIQUIDNITROGEN
ClotheshorseFOP
Convention clip-onIDTAG
Creative process outputIDEA
Drivers' ID figuresLICENSENUMBERS
Duck callsQUACKS
Eastern guruSWAMI
Exacta relativeQUINELLA
ExhortURGE
ExpertACE
Feature of some sweatshirtsHOOD
FixMEND
Folded Mexican fareTACO
Fringe benefitPERK
Genetic materialDNA
Give and takeSWAP
Hang trimmings onADORN
Hay fever symptomSNEEZE
Head, slangilyNOB
Irritant "in your side"THORN
Kissable fairy tale figureFROG
Latest fadINTHING
Leatherwork toolAWL
Less kissable fairy tale figureOGRE
Mattel specialtyTOYS
MDs that bring out the kid in you?OBGYNS
Minn. neighborNDAK
Moon goddessLUNA
More or lessINAWAY
October birthstoneOPAL
Oozy gunkBLOB
Painter of fakesFORGER
Part of wpm: AbbrWDS
PC keyCTRL
Pilgrim to MeccaHAJJI
Poetic tributeELEGY
Popular afternoon talk show, familiarly, and a homophonic hint to this puzzle's four longest answersELLEN
Prefix with cycleUNI
Put on a happy faceGRIN
Ready for ice skatingFROZEN
Religious sisterNUN
Rub off the boardERASE
Saintly glowHALO
Scoring unit, in golfSTROKE
Shellfish dish in a cream sauceLOBSTERNEWBERG
Some sons: AbbrJRS
State founder WilliamPENN
Stay under the radarLIELOW
Steve who co-founded AppleJOBS
Stores, as ashesINURNS
Subtle facial signalWINK
Swiss currencyFRANC
Texter's "Wow!"OMG
The Times in Los Angeles, e.gLOCALNEWSPAPER
Tool needed at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and WizardryWAND
Viral internet phenomenonMEME
Visibly nervousQUAKY
Walk aimlesslyTRAIPSE
Watered downWEAK
Word with drop or fallRAIN
WWII spy gpOSS
__ bone (no laughing matter, really)FUNNY
__ Major: Big Dipper constellationURSA