N.Y. TIMES CROSS­WORD

The Fresno Bee (Sunday) - - Fun & Games - ARE WE FIN­ISHED? By Caitlin Reid Edited by Will Shortz

ACROSS

1 Knock

4 Amped

9 Racket

13 Choco­late com­po­nent 18 Hu­mans’ clos­est rel­a­tives 20 Al­ter­na­tive sweet­ener source 21 Trendy su­per­food

22 Coral for­ma­tion 23 “Should I not use my oven clock?”?

26 “My turn! My turn!” 27 What bankers and prospec­tors both seek 28 Sends a Dear John let­ter 29 An arm and a leg 30 So­prano Fleming 31 Nu­mer­i­cal pre­fix from the Greek for “mon­ster” 32 Glo­ria, in the an­i­mated “Mada­gas­car” films 33 Scrubs

35 The “Iliad” and the “Odyssey”?

40 ____ vu

41 Some spicy fare

43 Father of Zeus 44 Com­poser of “The Mi­crosoft Sound,” which, iron­i­cally, he wrote on a Mac 45 Pres­i­dent-____

47 Its cal­en­dar be­gins in

A.D. 622

50 Mem­bers of a flock

51 Put up

52 Give a ride to an In­di­ana hoop­ster? 55 Bar­gain-priced

56 New Year abroad 57 Teacher of the dharma 58 Orange juice op­tion

59 “I can’t take this any­more!” 61 The Krem­lin, e.g.

63 “____ in the Un­der­world” (Of­fen­bach opera) 65 Show impatience with, as an en­ve­lope

68 “Cool beans!”

70 ____ health

71 Pope’s “____ on Soli­tude” 74 Shared spirit 75 Printer’s low-ink alert? 78 How bal­loons are priced? 79 Round prod­uct with a wax wrap­per

81 Un­wanted looks

82 Less out­go­ing

83 By­gone mon­i­tor, for short 84 What no sin­gle speaker is ca­pa­ble of 86 Of­fer­ings in a bridal registry 88 Cause of an R rat­ing 89 What a plumber did for a clogged drain?

93 Given a yel­low card, say 95 Top of the Spe­cial Forces? 96 Lit­tle dip­pers?

97 Rel­ish

98 Like a Tour de France rider on Day 20 vis-à-vis Day 10 99 Clas­si­cal per­son­i­fi­ca­tion of ideal hu­man beauty 101 Over­lord, for the Bat­tle of Nor­mandy 104 Su­pereasy quiz ques­tion 105 World’s short­est-reign­ing monarch?

107 Sphere of in­flu­ence 108 Tweak, in a way

109 In no way ret­i­cent 110 Sketch out

111 Tries

112 Flot­sam and Jet­sam, in “The Lit­tle Mer­maid”

113 Re­ally like

114 Sign of a packed house

DOWN

1 Bust

2 Lo­cale for a shrine 3 Per­sonal fa­vorite on an agenda 4 Least tax­ing

5 Col­or­ful stone in a brooch 6 Flaps one’s gums 7 Ac­tress Mendes

8 What strawberri­es be­come as they ripen 9 Cover-up for a rob­bery? 10 No­to­ri­ously hard-to-define aes­thetic style 11 Serv­ings from a tap 12 La Bal­tique, e.g.

13 Big fig­ures in 47-Across 14 Back to the orig­i­nal speed, in mu­sic 15 They usu­ally in­clude drinks 16 Re­lief

17 ____ Miss

19 Sole sup­porter?

24 “____ She Lovely” (Ste­vie Won­der song) 25 Neigh­bor of an Ar­me­nian 29 Some prom rentals 31 Scenic fab­ric 32 Im­prove grad­u­ally, say 33 Do­ing well (at)

34 Give a false im­pres­sion of 35 Got taken for a ride 36 Un­so­licited men­tions on­line, in the press, etc. 37 “Meeeeeeeeo­w!”

38 It makes you yawn 39 Shelf­mate of Web­ster 42 One who gets take-out or­ders?

46 Sub­ject of an an­nual fes­ti­val in Hol­land, Mich. 48 Mini-pro­gram 49 Egyp­tian ____ (cat) 51 Der­bies, e.g.

53 Spread out at a ban­quet? 54 At­tire

55 Parts of a gymnastics rou­tine 59 Cal­cu­la­tion for an aerospace en­gi­neer

60 When dou­bled, “I agree!” 61 Al­ter­na­tive to a condo 62 Cer­tain fin­ish 64 Com­par­a­tive in a wed­ding vow 65 Flinch or twitch, say 66 Com­puter guru, in­for­mally 67 Pops up in a flash? 69 Com­mon sports in­jury site, briefly

71 Piquant bak­ery of­fer­ings 72 John who pi­o­neered the steel plow

73 Messed up

75 Get bent

76 Green lights, so to speak 77 “Stop be­ing such a baby!” 79 Old den­tist’s sup­ply 80 In­gre­di­ent in in­sect re­pel­lent

84 1st, 2nd, 3rd, etc. 85 Pow­er­points? 87 En­velop in a blan­ket

90 “It’s Not Easy Bein’ Green” crooner 91 Op­po­sites of 76-Down 92 Palais des Na­tions lo­cale 94 Say for cer­tain 97 Echolo­ca­tion method 98 Bull, e.g.

99 Half of a chil­dren’s game 100 Das­tard’s do­ings 101 Pop­u­lar 2017 Pixar film set in Mex­ico 102 “Ca­boose”

103 Old Bond ri­val

104 Hit 2010s HBO se­ries, fa­mil­iarly

105 Late ____

106 Fish-taco fish

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