Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Puzzle by Elizabeth C. Gorski / Edited by Will Shortz
IT’S IN THERE (54A. Longtime Prego slogan … with a hint to the answers to the five starred clues), FRUIT SALAD (17A. *Chilled appetizer or dessert), HIT SONG (36A. *Billboard listing), QUIT SMOKING (11D. *Kick the habit), PIT STOP (25D. *Time to retire?) and SPLIT SCREEN (24D. *Feature of many a TV interview) constitute the interrelated group of this Wednesday crossword.
Other — ALIBIS (23D. Excuses, excuses), Frank McCourt’s ANGELA’S Ashes”, AQUA (10a. Shade at the swimming pool), BONGS (48A. Stoners’ purchases, CHEW UP (46A. Ruin, as a dog might shoes), KNEE BENDS (34D. Leg strengtheners), KOSOVO (34A. Its capital is Pristina), OLEO (61A. Yellow sub?), PARADES (50A. Reasons for some street closures), POET (33A. Foot specialist?), REATAS (8D. Rodeo ropes), SESAME OIL (5D. Ingredient in much Asian cooking), TIBETAN (21A. Like one side of Mount Everest).
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