publication date: Tuesday, April 5, 2005 (part of Round XXV)
clue: This German architect of death became one of the most reviled leaders in world history.
explanation: Hitler was leader of Germany during World War II and presided over the Holocaust, making him a hated figure ever since. The word "architect" refers to his early intentions to be an architect. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Erik Bates, Aaron Shurtleff, Dave Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Lori Lancaster, Aaron Fischer, Chris McKinnon, Mihai Rusu, Michael Paul Cote, Jackie Mason, E. M., Wendy Hampson, Christine Marie Doiron, Anna Gregoline, Nadine Russell, Kelly Stokes, Lori S., Marc Kelley, Scott Smart, Mike Miller, and Steve Palmero