February 24 2018 - USA Today Crossword Answers

February 24 2018 - USA Today Crossword Answers

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"Guitar Town" singer Steve

EARLE

"Oh no, not ___!"

THAT

"The day the music died" song

AMERICANPIE

"The Raven" starter

ONCE

1-Across, for most of his career

RED

A liar's are "on fire"

PANTS

Adhesive for a fake beard

SPIRITGUM

Airport rental company

AVIS

Anwar who was played by Gossett Jr

SADAT

Bagel shop fixtures

OVENS

Bank, to a credit card

ISSUER

Beach bum's shoe

SANDAL

Bicycle spokes, essentially

RADII

Bit of dress-for-success attire

POWERTIE

Body ___ (wrestling move)

SLAM

Breath mint brand

CERTS

Car with a four-ring logo

AUDI

Carpetlayer's calculation

AREA

Clear as mud

VAGUE

Cornhusker State city

OMAHA

Dad's mate, to a Brit

MUM

Dastardly sort

FIEND

Dessert, to a dieter

NONO

Didn't pay enough

SHORTED

Do a nose job, say

OPERATE

Early hours, to bards

MORN

Embassy figure

ENVOY

Expense that's "run"

TAB

Fingerprinting need

INK

Gang's territory

TURF

Gave the OK

SAIDYES

Gazillions

ALOT

Genealogy abbreviation

DESC

General Bradley

OMAR

Gets stuck, with "down"

MIRES

Golden calf, e.g

IDOL

Googles oneself

EGOSURFS

Group of whales

POD

Hendrix at Woodstock

JIMI

Hydroelectricity projects

DAMS

Hydrotherapy spots

SPAS

Jockey's attire

SILKS

Like a desperation effort

DOORDIE

Like petting zoo animals

DOCILE

London Magazine essayist

ELIA

Many tax pros, briefly

CPAS

No longer hung up on

OVER

NYSE debuts

IPOS

One of a space shuttle's pair

DELTAWING

Ooze, as charm

EXUDE

Pasta-preparers' utensils

SIEVES

Peddler's aim

SALE

Pete who surpassed Cobb

ROSE

Prefix with god or john

DEMI

Prince Harry's school

ETON

Public to-do

SCENE

Purple Heart, e.g

MEDAL

Queens and drones

BEES

Repair shop fig

EST

Rigs at weigh stations

SEMIS

Send packing

AXE

Shop jargon

ARGOT

Show of solidarity

UNITEDFRONT

Slangy "Sure!"

NATCH

Smiley face, maybe

EMOJI

Sorvino of "Mighty Aphrodite"

MIRA

Squirrels' abodes

NESTS

Surrounded by

AMID

The bearded Smurf

PAPA

Thick-skinned citrus fruits

POMELOS

Think ahead

PLAN

Vodka brand, informally

STOLI

Without a date

STAG

Wood of "Diamonds Are Forever"

LANA

Young coyote

PUP

Zero-star review

PAN

Zilch

NADA

___ Day (Hawaiian holiday)

LEI