November 2014 Crossword Puzzle Answer Key

November 2014 Crossword Puzzle Answer Key

Across

1. Mythological group of nine

6. Sportscaster Rashad

11. Makes a decision

15. Notre ____

19. Coral island

20. Bar Harbor is there

21. New York college

22. Title role for Julia in 2000

23. All the cool features Google and Bing envy about a rival?

26. Fallon replaced him

27. HBO rival, in TV listings

28. Dudes

29. Genesis garden

30. Polish city

32. Anderson of WKRP in Cincinnati

33. Japanese food you eat after winning Best Picture?

36. Canadian gas station

39. Blow

41. Family cars

42. Emerges victorious in

45. Sci-fi movie creature

47. Nevada cubes

48. Baled stuff

51. Long look around an East African nation?

54. Wood eater

56. Harms out of hate

57. Courts

59. First lady’s man

60. Lukewarm

62. Settlers of ____ (board game)

64. Unit of electric current

66. Letters for a crook

69. Pour more wine in former congresswoman Connie’s glass?

72. Sloth, say

73. Late flight

75. Full of substance

76. Window features

78. One of the Three Bears

79. Light-bulb-shaped food

80. What things cost

83. Like gifts of soap, sometimes

86. Deer possessed by evil spirits?

92. Nats score

93. Painter Chagall

95. No-no

96. The Souls of Black Folk author

97. Church head

99. Butcher’s cuts

101. Get the pot started

102. Dealing with Salieri’s machinations, finally finishing the Requiem, and so on?

106. Coats hang on them

109. Winner of eight Grand Slam titles

110. Dr. Zhivago’s love

111. “Can ____ Witness”

113. “Welcome to Hawaii!” gift

116. Lit ____ (college course)

117. November events that split a President’s four years, as this puzzle’s theme entries split a President’s name

121. “Take this!”

122. Hamburg’s river

123. Measured medicine

124. Wear away

125. Previously owned

126. Simple transportation

127. Places on the internet

128. Touch or taste

Down

1. Baseball great Willie

2. Six-sided state

3. Section of London

4. “Telephone Line” band

5. Replay camera

6. Audrey Tautou movie

7. Race loser in a fable

8. Montana city

9. DC-born actress Gasteyer

10. Felt the presence of

11. Edmonton hockey team

12. Used your index finger

13. Explosive letters

14. Prepare to eat, perhaps

15. Airport hassles

16. The Verizon Center, e.g.

17. Capital of Belarus

18. Japanese mushroom

24. Moving vehicle, two ways

25. Boise’s state: abbr.

31. Greasy spoon

32. Went ballistic

34. Public-relations framing

35. Works on an article

36. Flock female

37. Letter opener?

38. Use scissors

40. Old cloth

43. Aorta, for one

44. Plains home

46. Way to make a pet or a kid happy

48. Lies low for a while

49. “Asteroids” company

50. Arabian Peninsula nation

52. “Yeah, right!”

53. Crowd’s sound

55. Cartographer’s product

58. Washington’s bills

61. Small coin

62. French red

63. Total: abbr.

64. Celeb lawyer Gloria

65. California town with many mansions

66. Knights wear it

67. Reeves of Point Break

68. TV’s Don Draper, notably

70. Element whose chemical symbol is Pb

71. Prefix meaning “fat”

74. Home to the hammer

77. Dives underwater, casually

79. Capital of Western Australia

81. College major, for short

82. Campfire entertainment

84. Sharif and Epps

85. Crosswords and such

87. Ducks with green heads

88. One of the woodwinds

89. Supremely loud

90. Rand’s father

91. Frederick-to-Potomac dir.

94. “That’s possible”

97. Cut and ____

98. Like Pulp Fiction and Fargo

100. Goes too fast

102. ____ Picchu

103. Scary beasts

104. Democratic Republic of the Congo, pre-1997

105. Dr. without a doctorate

107. Latin sentence ender

108. Philanthropist Melinda

112. TV show set in Ohio

113. Crazy as a ____

114. Means justifiers

115. “Aha!”

118. Not feeling well

119. “Surely you don’t mean me?”

120. Wrath

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Matt Gaffney blogs about crosswords at gaffneyoncrosswords.com.

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