Solution to today's crossword in the New York Times
Solution to today's SYNDICATED New York Times crossword in all other publications
CROSSWORD SETTER: Elizabeth A. Long
THEME: NORTHBOUND LANES … the grid is divided into two sections vertically, with everything left of the MIDDLE OF THE ROAD representing ONCOMING TRAFFIC. Everything right of the MIDDLE OF THE ROAD is in NORTHBOUND LANES, and all the “down” answers in this section are written “northbound” i.e. upside down
COMPLETION TIME: I gave up after 40 minutes!
ANSWERS I MISSED: Almost everything on the right side of the grid … and given today's date, I guess that makes me an April Fool!