August 16 2016 - New York Times Crossword Answers

August 16 2016 - New York Times Crossword Answers

ClueAnswer
'Star Wars' droid ... or a phonetic hint to what's found in 17-, 26-, 41- and 52-AcrossARTOODETOO
'Um ... excuse me?'DOYOUMIND
Auto with a black, blue and white logoBMW
Big Apple initsNYC
Birch relative often used in electric guitarsALDER
Bisque or gazpachoSOUP
Blog update, e.gPOST
Blue Ribbon brewerPABST
Brother of Shemp and CurlyMOE
Cello cousinVIOLA
Celtic tongue of the British IslesERSE
De-squeakerOIL
DecorateADORN
DesertedABANDONED
DiminishesEBBS
Documentarian BurnsKEN
Fit ___ tiedTOBE
Gambler's chancesODDS
Gets lucky with one's car downtown, sayPARKS
GorillaAPE
Group led by Richard the LionheartCRUSADERS
Guy shouting 'Cowabunga!,' saySURFERDUDE
HeartsickSAD
Helicopter partROTOR
Hurdles for Ph.D.sTHESES
Implement for eating 14-AcrossSPOON
Ironclad evidencePROOF
Job openingsSLOTS
Kind of port on a PCUSB
Lacking broad applicationNARROWLYDEFINED
Lauder with a cosmetics empireESTEE
Lessen, as expensesPARE
Liability's oppositeASSET
Like 10-Down vis-à-vis any other senator in historyOLDER
Like a ram or lambOVINE
Like a trait present at birthINNATE
Like rappers Wayne and KimLIL
Mall standKIOSK
Mex. missSRTA
MinusculeTEENY
MS. readers at Ms., e.gEDS
Mt. Rushmore's state: AbbrSDAK
Olympic swordsEPEES
One offering test drivesCARDEALER
Onetime CBS News anchorROGERMUDD
Output of Santa's workshopTOYS
Ownership documentsDEEDS
Peter outDIE
Popeye's brawny rival for Olive OylBLUTO
Prefix with -meter or -scopePERI
Pulsate painfullyTHROB
Quite bizarreOUTRE
Quran deityALLAH
Rammed from behindREARENDED
Rational self, to FreudEGO
Remotely controlled flierDRONE
Revealing skirtMINI
Romney's 2012 running mateRYAN
Sales worker, brieflyREP
Saver's bank holding: AbbrACCT
Sorbets, e.gICES
Sounds from schnauzersARFS
Still in draft formROUGH
Subj. for the foreign-bornESL
Superfund orgEPA
Tablet since 2010IPAD
Thin porridgeGRUEL
Thurmond who left the Senate at age 100STROM
Torah holdersARKS
Tour leaderGUIDE
Trebek with all the answersALEX
Troupe grpUSO
UproarFUROR
UV blockage noSPF
Words before 'So sue me!'ILIED
WrathANGER
___ greensBEET
___ Hart, lead role in 'Chicago'ROXIE