L.A. Times Daily - Jan 17 2013

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"Battle Hymn of the Republic" lyricist HOWE
"__ World": "Sesame Street" feature ELMOS
... for a xenophobic couch potato? ALIENRACE
... for an acrophobic wallflower? SUMMITMEETING
... for an agoraphobic soldier? PUBLICENEMY
... for an arachnophobic hermit? SPIDERMAN
3-Down trio TRE
AAA freebie MAP
Advanced deg PHD
Amazon.com nos ISBNS
Apportion ALLOT
Arduous TAXING
Assent to a capitán SISI
Avis rival HERTZ
Bearer of bear cubs, in Madrid OSA
Buc or Met NLER
Cheri who impersonated Judge Judy on "Saturday Night Live" OTERI
Chest-maker's wood CEDAR
Chunk of history ERA
Clubs: Abbr ASSNS
Creeps up on NEARS
Dance that tells a story HULA
December stone ZIRCON
Depleted USEDUP
Dollop DAB
Double trouble ... for a hydrophobic teetotaler? WATERBOTTLE
Driven home BATTEDIN
Fallen space station MIR
Family tree word NEE
Fitting APT
Gardener's transplant GRAFT
Gp. for Jets, but not Sharks NFL
Graph heading? TELE
Harp (on) DWELL
Hold back REIN
Id controller EGO
It's not a good sign BADOMEN
Kudzu, for one VINE
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Long to be with MISS
Make a meal of DINEON
Mice and men MAMMALS
Nonprofit's URL ending ORG
Not just odd EERIE
On Soc. Sec RET
Online qualifier IMO
OPEC member UAE
Pharmaceutical oil OLEUM
Port near Vesuvio NAPOLI
Pueblo brick ADOBE
Purse BAG
Quinn of "Annie" AILEEN
Rockers Van __ HALEN
Sales pro REP
Seating offering more space EXITROW
SFO posting ETA
Sharks or Jets GANG
Shtick BIT
Skyline haze SMOG
Smithy's tool ANVIL
Sniggler's tool EELPOT
Some ark contents TORAHS
Sources of some highlights DYES
Span. title SRTA
Steel plow pioneer DEERE
Stereo jack label MIC
Stone unit CARAT
This time only ONCE
Tom Lehrer song SMUT
Vintner's vessel TUN
Weak state ANEMIA
Williams title starter CATON
Workshop device CCLAMP
Yale Bowl cheerers ELIS
Yaroslavna's spouse, in a Borodin opera IGOR
__-Foy, Quebec STE