The Washington Post - Mar 8 2017

Clues Answers
'Evita' role CHE
'I'm impressed!' OHWOW
'Not sure yet' IMAY
'We're off to a strong start' LOOKINGGOOD
'Yippee!' WAHOO
2002 legislation that protects whistleblowers, familiarly NOFEARACT
A city council is part of it LOCALGOVERNMENT
Actor Beatty NED
After-school jobholders TEENS
Always EVER
Ambitious aspiration LOFTYGOAL
Aphrodite or Venus LOVEGODDESS
Author Calvino ITALO
Bane BETENOIRE
Beckett no-show GODOT
Book with roads ATLAS
Cardinal Ozzie Smith's retired uniform number ONE
Convertible, in slang RAGTOP
Cry out YELL
D-Day beach OMAHA
Davenport resident IOWAN
Email status SENT
Flapper's accessory BOA
Friend of Pooh and Roo EEYORE
Fruit served in balls MELON
Gardner of the silver screen AVA
Go along with ESCORT
Golden Arches pork sandwich MCRIB
Gossip column twosome ITEM
Got together MET
High-ranking off GEN
Hired hood GOON
Home of the Ewoks ENDOR
Hotel breakfast buffet offering OMELET
Hush-hush govt. org NSA
Indian metropolis DELHI
Industry bigwig TITAN
John of the U.K LOO
Lauren of fashion RALPH
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Leading lead-in MIS
Leans while sailing LISTS
Like fillets BONED
Like many snowbirds: Abbr RETD
Like some waters: Abbr INTL
Lisa who hosts CNN's 'This Is Life' LING
Lot attendant VALET
Lowlands DALES
Lunchtime fave BLT
Matter makeup ATOMS
Muse for Millay ERATO
Mystery man John DOE
One of the Everly Brothers PHIL
Part of a plot ACRE
PDQ ASAP
Persia, today IRAN
Place for short cuts SALON
Pointed remark? THERE
Prefix with friendly ECO
Probability expression RATIO
Puzzle solver's cry AHA
River near the Sphinx NILE
Road cover TAR
Shrink in fear CRINGE
Sole role in the play 'Tru' CAPOTE
Song on a CD TRACK
Spot to check your balance ATM
Start of a conclusion HENCE
Stop CEASE
Stop END
Totally filled SATED
Typical 'Blue's Clues' watcher TOT
Uninteresting BLAH
Used the car DROVE
What a successful dieter weighs LESS
Word lover who'd especially enjoy the four longest answers in this puzzle? LOGOPHILE
__ jacket ETON
__ King Cole NAT
__-pedi MANI