New York Times Crossword Answers - October 8, 2015

New York Times Crossword Answers - October 8, 2015

Clue Answer
'Hmm, I don't know about that' GEE
'Turn on the A.C.' IMHOT
'___ a bird ...' ITS
'___ heard' SOI
... that forms another word when read backward DESSERTS
... that has five consecutive vowels QUEUEING
... that has no repeated letters UNCOPYRIGHTABLE
... that is spelled entirely from the last dozen letters of the alphabet TORTUROUS
1980s social policy GLASNOST
Airheaded SPACY
Alchemist's quest GOLD
All-grade ELHI
Auto option LEASE
Batik artists DYERS
Bluesman Willie LOMAX
Bruce Willis and Demi Moore, e.g EXES
Budget-minded ECONOMICAL
Bunny of children's literature FLOPSY
Cadet's sch USMA
Carrots and lettuce, humorously RABBITFOOD
Coming up ONTAP
Contemporary of Faraday OHM
Cut from the payroll AXED
Doubly bent construction piece ZBAR
Early settlers around the Grand Canyon HOPI
Edward who wrote 'A Book of Nonsense' LEAR
Fir coat? TINSEL
Fraternity initiation, e.g RITUAL
Gave an edge to HONED
Gets on board LADES
Goes (for) OPTS
Group of whales GAM
In a slip MOORED
Latin eyes OCULI
Like many beach bods OGLED
Loafers IDLERS
Longest common word in the English language ... that has its letters in reverse alphabetical order SPOONFEED
Lots AHOST
Man of Fortune LUCE
Many an email attachment PDF
Melville adventure OMOO
Miss LOSEOUTON
Moolah DINERO
Neighbor of Manhattan's Little Italy SOHO
Not estos or 60-Down OTROS
Not stay on topic DRIFT
Old company whose logo featured a torch AMOCO
Old court org USLTA
One calling the shots? REF
Outer opening? EXO
Patriot who said 'Government even in its best state is but a necessary evil' PAINE
Pink gem ROSETOPAZ
Producer of change MINT
Pub suds ALE
Purchase from an I.S.P MODEM
Resident of a popular 'City' SIM
Right hand: Abbr ASST
See 23-Across ESOS
Shade of purple GRAPE
Slinky, e.g COIL
Splendor ECLAT
Spread through PERMEATE
Srta., on the Seine MLLE
Subject of radar tracking STORM
Suppress STIFLE
Synchronously ASONE
Talker-upper, maybe SHILL
Terra ___ FIRMA
Up AHEAD
W. C. Fields's 'I am free of all prejudice. I hate everyone equally,' e.g QUIP
What a hot dog might do PANT
What conquers 'omnia,' in a phrase AMOR
Whom Kane in 'Citizen Kane' is based on HEARST
XXII Winter Olympics locale SOCHI