Things I've muttered to myself working on the NYT crosswords

  1. I need to brush up on my Greek and Roman mythology
    Mars represents war and so does... Aries? Ares.
  2. *Sings nursery rhymes and show tunes to self to determine lyrics*
  3. Fuck
    Anytime I see a sports question I need to outsource
  4. This is so easy la la laaaaa
    Me blowing through the first 10 clues I know the answers to offhand
  5. WHY AM I SO DUMB
    Me shortly after I answer everything I know and have to painstakingly sound out possible answers