New York Times Crossword Answers - February 8, 2015

New York Times Crossword Answers - February 8, 2015

Clue

Answer

'Baywatch' stars often jogged in it

SLOMO

'Eureka!'

IHAVEIT

'I'm such a ___' (klutz's comment)

SPAZ

'O.G. Original Gangster' rapper

ICET

'Ridiculous!'

BAH

'Sounds about right'

RECKONSO

*Biter in Niger

TSETSE

*Car dealership option

LEASETOOWN

*Chooses in the end

SETTLESON

*First spacecraft to orbit a comet

ROSETTA

*Goals for underdogs

UPSETS

*Like puberty at age 16

LATEONSET

*One making the rounds at a party, perhaps

CHEESETRAY

100%

PURE

A Giants giant

OTT

Agent 007, e.g

ETONIAN

Ahab's father

OMRI

Aid in identifying a bird

SONG

Alphas might clash over them

EGOS

Alternatives to cheddars

SWISSES

Amazon activity

ETAILING

Android runner, often

APP

Arctic flier

AUK

Bad recollection?

REPO

Baloney

TRIPE

Big bra feature

DCUP

Big fall from the sky?

QUARTERSIZEHAIL

Bit of baby talk

GOO

Bit of hope

RAY

Blunder

ERR

Brownie unit

TROOP

Buff

TONEDUP

Cable airer of vintage films

TCM

Certain operatic voices

ALTI

Chinese restaurant assurance

NOMSG

Cider server

LADLE

Cold-climate cryptid

YETI

Company with two lameds in its name

ELAL

Conductor announcements

STOPS

Dickens heroine

NELL

Director Coen

ETHAN

Disapproving (of)

NOTAFAN

Drill sgts., e.g

NCOS

DuVernay who directed 'Selma'

AVA

Easily defeats, in sports

CRUISESBY

End for an organisation's name

LTD

Energize

REVUP

Enterprise for which a 14-year-old Buffalo Bill worked

PONYEXPRESS

Equally

JUSTAS

Event with a cantina, maybe

FIESTA

Exploit a loophole, say

GAMETHESYSTEM

Facetious string?

AEIOU

Fatal ending?

IST

Feeling low

INAFUNK

Flat-bottomed boat

SCOW

Following behind

INTOW

Football stat

RUSHES

Get noticed

GARNERATTENTION

Get the show on the road

TOUR

Givens on 'Wheel of Fortune'

RSTLNE

Hank's wife on 'Breaking Bad'

MARIE

Having an unfavorable outlook

BEARISH

Hero in a John Irving best seller

TSGARP

Hurtful comments?

OWS

In stitches

SEWN

Insignificant

MERE

It may be a high percent for the 1%

TAXRATE

It was a dark period for Poe

EEN

It's worth $200 in Monopoly

PASSINGGO

Japanese 'yes'

HAI

JFK probers

TSA

Jumbo-sized

OBESE

Knocking

DISSING

Large shrimp

PRAWN

Lean back and enjoy the ride?

POPAWHEELIE

Lifesaver's inits

EMT

Like crayons

WAXEN

Like some windows

TINTED

Linear, informally

ONED

Little ___

UNS

Load of money

PILE

Long-reaching weapon of yore

POLEAXE

More delish

YUMMIER

More hot

SEXIER

Natl. Courtesy Month

SEP

Newswoman Curry

ANN

Ninny

ASS

Not as brazen

SHIER

Ob-___

GYN

Olympics host after London

RIO

One connected with the force?

CBER

One of 15 until 1991: Abbr

SSR

One of the Ivies, informally

PENN

Organization with an Exalted Ruler

ELKS

Peanut

RUNT

Persevere

KEEPON

Pick out

ESPY

Poet's 'prior to'

ERE

Princess of Power from 1980s cartoons

SHERA

Pursued, as perfection

SHOTFOR

Radio knob abbr

VOL

Randy types

NYMPHOS

Really involved

BAROQUE

Ring call, for short

TKO

Rotten

NOGOOD

Sainthood prerequisite

MIRACLE

See 52-Down

STONE

Short supply

SPARSITY

Specialty of Industrial Light & Magic, for short

CGI

Spotlight hog

HAM

Sticks in a purse?

LIPBALMS

Swank

POSH

Switch off

KILL

Symbol of equality, briefly

MLK

Tattooed

INKED

Topmost part of a face

XII

Trouble

AIL

Underwater trap

EELPOT

Unjammed

FREE

Use a scalpel on

SLIT

Variety

ILK

Washington landmark that lent its name to a Senate committee

WATERGATE

Wavering wail

ULULATION

Weightlifter's exercise

CURLS

Went off

BLEW

What a general may lead

JUNTA

What always comes in halves?

SILENTL

What buckets are made in, for short

NBA

Will, given the chance

MEANSTO

Wiped

WEARY

With 59-Down, permanent ... or, literally, a feature of the answers to the seven starred clues

SETIN

Word between two last names

NEE

Yawn-inducing

DULL

You may find it on your hands or side

TIME

You may put stock in it

SOUP

Zombie Strike SlingFire Blaster, for one

NERFGUN

___ fide

BONA

___ Nova (musical style)

ARS

___ treatment

SPA

___ Vogue

TEEN