L.A. Times Daily Crossword Answers - December 13, 2014

L.A. Times Daily Crossword Answers - December 13, 2014

Clue

Answer

"Take that!"

SOTHERE

"The Godfather" composer

ROTA

"The __ the facts, the stronger the opinion": Arnold H. Glasow

FEWER

"Up and __!"

ATEM

'70s-'80s Rabbit competitor

LECAR

About to cover old ground?

INREVERSE

Acid used in soap

OLEIC

Author Jong

ERICA

Back to back, in Bordeaux

DOSADOS

Beehive State native

UTE

Bois __: tree once used to make bows

DARC

CCCI quintupled

MDV

Convert to condos, say

REDEVELOP

Cooked with onions

LYONNAISE

Craftsman's item

WORKTABLE

Cutting

SATIRICAL

Deodorant product word

DRI

Egyptian life symbols

ANKHS

Equally buff

ASFIT

German/Polish border river

NEISSE

Gives special treatment to

EXEMPTS

GPS data

RTES

Hardly good looks

LEERS

Ironically, Samantha Bond portrayed her in several films

MONEYPENNY

It may precede a stunt

DARE

It was spawned by the Manhattan Project

ATOMICAGE

Jack feature, perhaps

ONEEYE

Letter man

POSTMASTER

Like a diner eying a dessert tray

TEMPTED

Lover of Aphrodite

ARES

Man and others

ISLES

Many a piece of pulp fiction

CRIMESTORY

Matinée idol Johnson

VAN

On-site trial

FIELDTEST

Pay stub letters

FICA

Personification

AVATAR

Pianist who often collaborates with Yo-Yo Ma

EMANUELAX

Polo and others

TEAMSPORTS

Pop partner

SNAP

Recesses

APSES

Rock memoir

ITINA

Romeo and Juliet, for two

TEENAGERS

Sass

RETORTS

Selection process word

EENY

Simple race of fiction

ELOI

Sister of Goneril

REGAN

Softener of a kind

EUPHEMISM

Some PX patrons

NCOS

Some rats

ALBINOS

Soviet news acronym

TASS

Suffers

AILS

Super Bowl party array

SALSAS

Surprise

STARTLE

Titanic, e.g

STEAMSHIP

Trunk

TORSO

Use to one's advantage

TRADEON

Vibrating instrument piece

REED

Wear tails to tea, say

OVERDRESS

Words after grab or take

ANAP

Words from one who doesn't see

IMOUT

Zap

TASE

__ diem

CARPE

__ orange

OSAGE

__ resistance

SALES