New York Times Crossword Answers - December 31, 2014

New York Times Crossword Answers - December 31, 2014

Clue

Answer

#1 Michael Jackson song about an 11-Across

BEN

'In your dreams!'

ASIF

'Look this way'

EYESONME

'No more for me, please'

IMSET

'___ been thinking ...'

IVE

*Equal rival

SWEETNLOW

*Essential feature of a PC

INTERNALDRIVE

*Legoland, for one

THEMEPARK

*Like you or me?

GENDERNEUTRAL

*Tricky football play

DOUBLEREVERSE

1992 or 2006 Winter Olympics locale

ALP

Actor with the movie line 'Me, I always tell the truth. Even when I lie'

PACINO

Actress Sorvino

MIRA

Aid for store security

MALLCOP

Art house showings

INDIES

Award coveted on 'Mad Men'

CLIO

Be creepy, in a way

LEER

Big name in jeans

LEE

Big name in jeans

LEVI

Bobby who won two Stanley Cups

ORR

Brownish purple

PUCE

Busy time at Speedway or Churchill Downs

RACEDAY

Catherine who married Henry VIII

PARR

Common diamond measure

ONECARAT

Cut

OMIT

Do-nothings

IDLERS

Does something with

USES

First word in a fairy tale

ONCE

Firth of Clyde island

ARRAN

Generate, as support

DRUMUP

Had a home-cooked meal

ATEIN

Hear again, as a case

RETRY

Home of Team Coco

TBS

Home of the oldest continuously functioning university in the Americas

LIMAPERU

Hubbub

ADO

Jay on 'Modern Family,' e.g

DAD

Late-night host on ABC

KIMMEL

Leftover

REMNANT

Level

TIER

Lithium-___ battery

ION

Locale of a Godzilla rampage

TOKYO

Mad ___

HATTER

Manual

STICK

Map showing property divisions

PLAT

Material that may be acid-washed

DENIM

Muslim princely title

NAWAB

Next-to-last word in a fairy tale

EVER

Old verb ending

ETH

One of eight popes

URBAN

One who lines up speakers?

ROADIE

Pathetic

SAD

Pioneering sci-fi play

RUR

Place for a stud

EAR

Prurient interest

SEX

Quintet representing the ends of the answers to the five starred clues

PRNDL

Rig

FIX

Sauce commonly served with seafood

AIOLI

School basics, in a manner of speaking

RRR

See 30-Down

RAT

Show for which Conan O'Brien once wrote, in brief

SNL

Sign on again

REUP

Smoke ___

DETECTOR

Some help they are!

MAIDS

Son of, in foreign names

IBN

South American wildcat

EYRA

Strive

VIE

Tennis court determination

LONG

Treasure lost on the Spanish Main

ORO

TV actor Jason

OMARA

Very rare baseball result

TIE

Weightlifter's pride

PECS

West ___ virus

NILE

What 'you had me at,' in a classic movie line

HELLO

What the Heimlich maneuver clears

AIRWAY