August 2 2016 - L.A. Times Daily Crossword Answers

August 2 2016 - L.A. Times Daily Crossword Answers

ClueAnswer
"Middlemarch" novelistGEORGEELIOT
"My bad"OOPS
"New Hampshire's Gate City"NASHUA
"What __ is new?"ELSE
*Beef cutTOPROUNDSTEAK
*Many a smartphone downloadFREERINGTONE
*Traction aid for off-road vehiclesALLWHEELDRIVE
1976 Olympics star ComaneciNADIA
Abbr. in an abbreviated listETAL
Academic address endingEDU
Application file suffixEXE
Apply daintilyDAB
Baseball clubBAT
Blades cut by a bladeLAWN
Butter-and-flour sauce thickenerROUX
CapriciousnessWHIMSY
Carne __: burrito fillingASADA
Clapton woman who's "got me on my knees"LAYLA
Clean Air Act orgEPA
CockeyedASKEW
Cranberry qualityTANG
Crossword diagramGRID
Director AndersonWES
Duvet fillerEIDER
European volcano that is a UNESCO World Heritage SiteETNA
Fair-hiring abbrEOE
Farm gruntOINK
Fired from the jobAXED
Frat party garbTOGAS
Fried corn breadPONE
Gather a bit at a timeGLEAN
Gavel-pounding demandORDER
Good to go, at NASAAOK
Graduate-to-beSENIOR
Head in a capital: AbbrGOV
Hearty mealSTEW
Home Depot purchaseTOOL
In the buffNUDE
Influential groups, and what each of the answers to starred clues containsINNERCIRCLES
KnocksRAPS
Lightning followerTHUNDER
October birthstoneOPAL
Part of a storm or a needleEYE
Part of a window shutterSLAT
Part of MYOBOWN
Pasta often served alla vodkaPENNE
PBS "Science Guy" BillNYE
Phased-out jetsSSTS
Poetic tributeODE
PoliceCOPS
Radiates happinessGLOWS
Row at Dodger StadiumTIER
RR station postingsSKEDS
Russian denialNYET
Says 17-Across, sayGOOFS
Shake an Etch A Sketch, e.gERASE
Shoot down, in a wayREBUT
SincereEARNEST
Singer SimoneNINA
Site with "Health A-Z" guidesWEBMD
Solve, as a cipherDECODE
Song of praisePAEAN
Spider-Man ParkerPETER
Stare in astonishmentGAPE
Stirred upROILED
They're usually on a rollPAPERTOWELS
Three sheets to the windSTINKO
To the left, at seaAPORT
Uber alternativeTAXI
Up to the time whenUNTIL
Viola's sectSTR
Wields powerREIGNS
Wisk rivalERA
Woodland deitySATYR
Words upon making out a distant imageISEEIT
__ raceRAT