USA Today Crossword Answers - January 03, 2015

USA Today Crossword Answers - January 03, 2015

Clue

Answer

"I'm Just a ___" ("Schoolhouse Rock!")

BILL

"Life is Just ___ of Cherries"

ABOWL

"Oh, ___ don't!"

NOYOU

"Reflections on Ice-Breaking" poet

NASH

Appear

SEEM

Attack, as with snowballs

PELT

Baby goat

KID

Barbed remark

GIBE

Build

ERECT

Burn with steam

SCALD

Buzzing, as with excitement

ABOIL

Capital of Kansas

TOPEKA

Certain woodwinds

OBOES

City south of Moscow

OREL

CLUB

BLUNTINSTRUMENT

Cobbler's tip?

TOECAP

Code lead-in

AREA

Color for a little boy or a lagoon

BLUE

DIAMOND

HANKAARONSVENUE

Enduring one

ABIDER

Expel

OUST

Eyeball, e.g

ORB

Florida seaport

TAMPA

Former Under Secretary of State Philip

HABIB

French film award

CESAR

Gal of song

SAL

Grammatical category

CASE

HEART

CENTERORESSENCE

Hopalong Cassidy portrayer

BOYD

Important time periods

ERAS

It has banks in Africa

NILE

Kind of pollution

NOISE

Kind of sch

ELEM

Le Carre character

MOLE

Love deified

EROS

Mend

HEAL

Minimal high tide

NEAP

Org. for Sharks and Penguins

NHL

Peters out

EBBS

Petticoat junction?

SEAM

Peut-___ (French "maybe")

ETRE

Place

LIEU

Pole, e.g

SLAV

Pollux or Castor

STAR

Popular board game

CLUE

Prefix with meter

ALTI

Pub brews

ALES

Public lead-in

NOTARY

Quickie-marriage locale

RENO

Recyclable item

CAN

Relating to the kidneys

RENAL

Ruby or pearl

GEM

Scat queen

ELLA

Scratch (out)

EKE

See at a distance

ESPY

Siskel's partner

EBERT

Skier's challenge

SLOPE

Skyrocket

SOAR

Snuggle

NESTLE

Solar change?

ORALS

SPADE

SAMTHEDETECTIVE

Spoils shares

CUTS

Spoons are the most common ones

STIRRERS

Sports legend Bobby

ORR

Steal livestock

RUSTLE

Syngman of Korea

RHEE

Tale that's been changed?

ETAL

They may be hard to swallow

PILLS

To boot

ALSO

Tortoise's rival

HARE

Twisted liar?

LIRA

Valued

ASSESSED

Word with blight or guerrilla

URBAN

Word with cold or loud

OUT

Word with man or dweller

CAVE

___ Jima

IWO