LA Times Crossword Answers Sunday November 23rd

ACROSS

1 Does deck duty SWABS
6 Fraidy-cat WUSS
10 Chewed the greenery GRAZED
16 Harrowing experience ORDEAL
18 Do the seam thing over and over RESEW
19 Brit’s break TEA TIME
20 Cry from Scarlett * FIDDLE DEE DEE
22 Bunk (my favorite cryptogram of this word, by the way, is BEBOPBOP) * NONSENSE
23 Part of NATO: abbr. ATL
24 Island conqueror * KING KAMEHAMEHA
26 Barn dance dance REEL
28 JFK’s watchdog FAA
29 Case for tiny scissors ETUI
30 Beer base MALT
34 When France is bakin’ ETE
36 Certain grandson III
39 “Ooh-la-la” jeans brand of the 1980s SASSON
43 Stocking stuffer? TOE
44 1963 Crystals hit * DA DOO RON RON
49 Bruiser is one in “Legally Blonde” * CHIHUAHUA
51 Meg and Nolan RYANS
52 Bond offerer, e.g. ISSUER
54 Blowhole, basically NOSTRIL
55 Satisfy a craving EAT
56 “Tain’t” rebuttal TIS
58 France’s longest river LOIRE
61 Chuck TOSS
62 Song title translation * WHATEVER WILL BE WILL BE
69 It gets aroused IRE
70 Dinghy thingy OAR
71 Moon vehicle LEM
72 Slapper in shorts MOE
73 No. 1 single of 1971 * WHEN YOU’RE HOT YOU’RE HOT
81 Giants slugger MAYS
82 66, for one: abbr. RTENO
83 Game-delay abbr. PPD
84 Coal diggers’ org. UMW
85 Georgia neighbor ARMENIA
88 Lure ENTICE
92 Bottled spirit? JINNI
94 1920s film star * RIN TIN TIN
97 Allowing oneself to enjoy, as chocolate * INDULGING IN
99 ___ nutshell IN A
100 Actor Wynn KEENAN
102 Key near Q TAB
103 World finance org. IMF
104 Packaged cheese slices: abbr. SGLS
106 Admit openly AVOW
108 Bach’s Mass ___ Minor INB
110 Unrefined types? ORES
114 Alliterative body part in a fairy tale * CHINNY CHIN CHIN
121 Soccer stadium cry OLE
122 Aa’s lava counterpart * PA HOE HOE
125 1963 Jan and Dean hit * HONOLULU LULU
127 Preferred seating, for many EXIT ROW
128 Trebek, for one EMCEE
129 Feudal lords LIEGES
130 Lawn grass with colorful flowers RED TOP
131 Certain commando SEAL
132 New voters, often TEENS

DOWN

1 “Are you with me ___?” SO FAR
2 Stay in touch, perhaps WRITE
3 Confuse ADDLE
4 King or queen BED
5 Vaccine VIP SALK
6 John Oliver’s show, “Last ___ Tonight” WEEK
7 “Choice” agcy. USDA
8 Boss’s terse note SEE ME
9 Bonbons and Ding Dongs SWEETS
10 Columnist Weingarten GENE
11 Precipitate RASH
12 Starters A TEAM
13 Fruity red wine, familiarly ZIN
14 Ambulance letters EMS
15 Sandra or Ruby DEE
17 Author-activist-funny girl Carol LEIFER
18 Gets back REGAINS
19 Arnold of “True Lies” TOM
21 ___ profile DNA
22 Actor J. Carrol ___ NAISH
25 Red Scare org. HUAC
27 SAG co-founder Ames LEON
31 Pounding ATHROB
32 Susan Sarandon title role LOUISE
33 Dabbling ducks TEALS
35 Stem ___ TO STERN
37 Org. with a code IRS
38 Loser’s last option IOU
40 Muscle connector SINEW
41 Whodunit cry OHO
42 Greek letters NUS
44 Attracted DREW
45 Hindu nanny (or “Ben-Hur” actress Harareet upsidedown) AYAH
46 Facts and figures DATA
47 French river with no letters in common with its pronunciation OISE
48 Dudley Do-Right’s love NELL
50 P.M. after Churchill ATTLEE
53 Psychologist May ROLLO
57 Tony winner Judith IVEY
59 “Su-u-u-ure” I BET
60 Main rat in “Ratatouille” REMY
63 It might include a clasp and cuff links TIE SET
64 Blowout win ROUT
65 Flat or spy ending WARE
66 She outwitted Sherlock IRENE
67 “No need to wake me” I’M UP
68 Conrad novel LORD JIM
73 Blender brand WARING
74 Church book HYMNAL
75 Stand and deliver? ORATE
76 Hagar the Horrible’s daughter HONI
77 Autobahn auto OPEL
78 Put up, as stockings HUNG
79 Potent prefix OMNI
80 One may be evil TWIN
81 Yankees slugger MARIS
86 Beat or neat ending NIK
87 Animal adjective ending INE
89 Wile E. Coyote buy TNT
90 Humphrey’s “High Sierra” co-star IDA
91 Dilbert’s work area CUBICLE
93 Facts and figures INFO
95 Idiotic INANE
96 Sailor’s outfit NAVY
98 Benefits act of 1944 GIBILL
101 “Buenas ___” NOCHES
105 “Rob Roy” author SCOTT
107 Mock-innocent reply WHO ME
109 Vietnam’s Ngo Dinh ___ NHU
111 Roulette color ROUGE
112 Dancing TV host ELLEN
113 Oobleck’s creator SEUSS
115 Subway fare? HERO
116 Pick-A-Pancake place IHOP
117 Straightaway NOW
118 Ancient Andean INCA
119 Yuletide song NOEL
120 When la lune is out NUIT
122 According to PER
123 What a feller needs? AXE
124 Took cover HID
126 Poe’s Annabel LEE