December 17 2017 - L.A. Times Daily Crossword Answers

December 17 2017 - L.A. Times Daily Crossword Answers

CluesAnswers
"2 + 2 = 5" problem?SUMTHINGSWRONG
"Chicago" starGERE
"Could be trouble"UHOH
"Don't panic"BECALM
"Friends" friendROSS
"Get __!": "Control yourself!"AGRIP
"King __"LEAR
"More than I wanted to know"TMI
"Pic-a-nic" basket-seeking toon, familiarlyYOGI
"Unto the Sons" memoiristTALESE
"What have we here?!"OHO
"What __?"OFIT
1925 Bryan foeDARROW
2-Down, to CatoAMOR
Absorb, as a lossEAT
Actor DiggsTAYE
Actress BlanchettCATE
Actress Gaye of "Ali"NONA
Adlai's 1956 running mateESTES
Aerial missionSORTIE
Aesopian endingMORAL
Anthony __, Pulitzer winner for "All the Light We Cannot See"DOERR
Approval indicatorSEAL
Arms-folded responseMAKEME
Astronomy MuseURANIA
Athlete Jackson discusses immunization options?BOTALKSINJECTIONS
Average salary on a Detroit team?PAYPERTIGER
Avoids like the plagueESCHEWS
Ballet outfitsTUTUS
Basic French infinitiveETRE
Bean in HollywoodORSON
Beauty pageant bandSASH
Beer originally brewed near a Northwest capital, brieflyOLY
Big name in candyREESES
Bit of porch furniture, perhapsSETTEE
Borscht veggieBEET
Brief momentsSECS
Bring back to a former stateRESTORE
Brother of PeytonELI
BrutalSAVAGE
BugsNAGSAT
Bun choiceSESAME
Camera componentLENS
CEO's credentialMBA
Certs competitorTICTAC
Checked (out)SCOPED
Chinese evergreenLITCHI
ChoosesOPTS
Clapton et alERICS
Cruise purposePLEASURE
Cupid, to PlatoEROS
Dadaist collectionARPS
DarlingHONEY
Defense gp. dissolved in 1977SEATO
Denver-to-Omaha dirENE
DrawATTRACT
Easy rhythmLILT
El __, TexasPASO
Fighting enderTREATY
Forgers of a sortSMITHS
Former RenaultLECAR
FoxySLY
Garden invaderWEED
General BradleyOMAR
Gift recipientDONEE
GloomySOMBER
Grandmas, earlierMOMS
Greiner of "Shark Tank"LORI
Handel opera written in ItalianORESTE
Harrow competitorETON
How rural areas are populatedSPARSELY
Ira Gershwin's forteLYRICS
Islamic branchSHIA
Island birthplace of PythagorasSAMOS
Japanese theater formNOH
Key for Debussy?ILE
Kit setTOOLS
Lacking companyALONE
Lamb pieceESSAY
LAX inspection orgTSA
Leslie Charteris hero, with "The"SAINT
Like serious errorsGRIEVOUS
Lincoln who was the first screen adult TarzanELMO
Meager amountIOTA
Med school subjANAT
Mild oathDANG
MischievousIMPISH
Motion passersAYES
NBA nickname since the '70sMAGIC
Nile biterASP
No. 5 makerCHANEL
Offer of helpICAN
PalBUB
Phobia beginningACRO
Pinstripes wearerYANKEE
PizazzELAN
Places with courtsGYMS
PlotSCHEME
Podcaster CarollaADAM
Poehler "Weekend Update" co-host on "SNL"FEY
Put an end toBAN
Quick, as serviceSAMEDAY
ReflectiveSHINY
Refrain syllablesTRALA
Rodeo accessoryREATA
Roof rack itemsSKIS
Rotting resultsODORS
Rover's turfMARS
Rugby actionSCRUM
Seaman's complete canvas expense?WHOLESAILCOST
Searches all overSCOURS
Set of nineENNEAD
Seville : Sra. :: Seattle : __MRS
Shore squawkerSEAGULL
Situation when a frat room is empty?NOBUDDYHOME
SlowlyADAGIO
SmartsBRAINS
SpotESPY
Spring spelling event could face cancellation?MAYBEEMAYBENOT
Subject of clothed and nude Goya portraitsMAJA
Success on the second rollSPARE
Take __ atASTAB
Tara surnameOHARA
Tarzan player RonELY
TeaseRAG
The Beatles, e.gBRITS
Thin porridgeGRUEL
Tide typeNEAP
Toyota Camry modelSOLARA
Two above an eaglePAR
Unintended revelationSLIP
Was humbledATECROW
Wee amountTAD
Weekly inspiration for manySERMON
What "it takes," at the start of many macho mantrasAREALMAN
Where the Mets playedSHEA
Word derived from a marquisSADIST
Writer anticipates a vacation?AUTHOREYESTIMEOFF
Writer BagnoldENID
__ SeaDEAD