New York Times Crossword Answers - December 22, 2014

New York Times Crossword Answers - December 22, 2014

Clue

Answer

'Can't be done!'

NOWAY

'Enough!'

STOPIT

'___, meeny, miney, mo ...'

EENY

Attack violently, as a fortress

STORM

Be behind in bills

OWE

Beach lotion letters

SPF

Boozer's binge

JAG

Buys on Amazon, say

ORDERS

Capri, for one

ISLE

Channel with many game highlights

ESPN

Cheese to sprinkle on spaghetti

PARMESAN

Dadaist Max

ERNST

Dame Dench

JUDI

Derrière

REAR

Director Joel or Ethan

COEN

Feds who catch counterfeiters

TMEN

Fido tormentors

FLEAS

Fish eggs

ROE

Floor model, often

DEMO

Follower of Mar

APR

Free (of)

RID

Gather

AMASS

Genetic stuff

RNA

Got the gold

WON

Gung-ho

AVID

Gunslinger Wyatt

EARP

Had aspirations

HOPED

Hamm in the National Soccer Hall of Fame

MIA

Helpers around the House, say

AIDES

Hidalgo home

CASA

High jump

LEAP

Highway divider

MEDIAN

How many forms are filled out

INPEN

Hurried

RAN

Hurriedly left by car

SPEDAWAY

It may bring you to a screeching halt

BRAKEPEDAL

Jottings

NOTES

Late

TARDY

Like a post-volcanic landscape

ASHY

Links org

PGA

Lipton product

TEA

Lyndon Johnson or George W. Bush

TEXAN

Martinez with three Cy Young Awards

PEDRO

Mayberry boy

OPIE

Measures of work, in physics

ERGS

Narrow valley

GLEN

Neglectful

REMISS

Op-ed piece, e.g

ESSAY

Panicky onrush

STAMPEDE

Pique performance?

SNIT

Post-Christmas store event

SALE

Practice boxing

SPAR

Push's opposite

PULL

Quizzed

ASKED

Rapscallion

SCAMP

Recorder for couch potatoes

TIVO

Repeated word in 'The Banana Boat Song'

DAYO

Roadblock

IMPEDIMENT

Simple aquatic plant

ALGA

Slur over, as a syllable

ELIDE

Something often seen on a street corner, briefly ... or, literally, something seen in each corner of this puzzle

PEDXING

Split-___ soup

PEA

Stares open-mouthed

GAPES

Story set on Mount Olympus, e.g

MYTH

Survey anew

REMAP

That: Sp

ESO

Thrilling

ELECTRIC

Title cop played by Al Pacino in 1973

SERPICO

Ugly Middle-earth creatures

ORCS

Uncle who told Br'er Rabbit tales

REMUS

Weighty books

TOMES

What a pregnant woman or a library book has

DUEDATE

What a whetstone gives a knife

SHARPEDGE

Where China and India are

ASIA

Wise man

SOLON

Wishful fantasy

PIPEDREAM

Write-up on the recently deceased

OBIT

___ David (presidential retreat)

CAMP