publication date: Monday, June 15, 2009 (part of Round XL)
clue: Whether the election results were fraudulent or not, it doesn't change who truly reigns supreme.
explanation: Khāmene’i was the Ayatollah, the Supreme Leader, of Iran. This goo was published a few days after the 2009 Iranian presidential election that struck many as rigged. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Samir Mehta, Justin Woods, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Joanna Woods, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Tony Peters, Ryan Dunn, Sarah Kyle, Walter Chesser, Jason Lemler, and Dennis Wuorenma