L.A. Times Daily Crossword Answers - January 02, 2015

L.A. Times Daily Crossword Answers - January 02, 2015

Clue

Answer

"A Book of Verses underneath the Bough" poet

OMAR

"And I'm Cleopatra"

OHSURE

"Good Lord!"

OHGOD

"I became insane, with long intervals of horrible sanity" writer

POE

"If only!"

IHOPE

"My goose is cooked"

IMTOAST

"Young Frankenstein" Fräulein

INGA

Apollo 11's Eagle, briefly

LEM

Applications

USES

Awed response

OOH

Bruin's home

UCLA

Calendar pg

OCT

Cannes confirmation

OUI

Chances for a walk in the park?

ATBATS

City VIP

ALD

Comparable to a beet

ASRED

Cut, in a way

ETCH

Dawns

AURORAS

Dons fancy duds

DOLLSUP

East in Ecuador

ESTE

Emulates a fan

ADORES

Even so

YET

Farm sequence?

EIEIO

Field chirper

SPARROW

Film genre

SUSPENSE

Get a leg up ... and down

STEP

Go __

TOPOT

Handy

NEAR

Homburg kin

FEDORA

Home of Arizona State

TEMPE

I-76 in Penn., e.g

TPKE

It may be told in anger

SECRET

Jerk

BOOB

JFK alternative

LGA

Lamp opening?

ELL

Lay

PUT

Leave in a bad way

DUMP

Less inclined to ramble

TERSER

Lessen

ABATE

Liable

ATFAULT

Like Sherlock's game

AFOOT

Like some goodbyes

TEARFUL

Low-grade peer

BARON

Lyric tribute

ODE

Main signal

SOS

Medical ending

OSIS

Mistake at home, perhaps

BADCALL

More than dislike

HATRED

Museum work

BUST

Nellie __, character in Laura Ingalls Wilder's "Little House" books

OLESON

News editing site

COPYDESK

One may be in your lap

FELINE

One may be in your lap

TOYDOG

Pearl Buck heroine

OLAN

Playground retort

CANSO

Private meetings

TRYSTS

Puckish

ELFIN

Puncture opening?

ACU

Rage below the surface

SEETHE

Rosa's rosa, e.g

FLOR

Ship, to the captain

SHE

Sierra Nevada tourist attraction

TAHOE

Sleazeball

CREEPO

Small trunks

SPEEDOS

Spa sound

AHH

Starz rival

HBO

Tap

FAUCET

Top cinematographer?

FILMLEADER

Top dairyman?

CREAMCHEESE

Top entomologist?

FLYWHEEL

Top horticulturist?

BUSHMASTER

Top orthopedist?

BONEHEAD

Verdant

LUSH

Yokel

HAYSEED