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, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Richard Slominsky, Joanna Woods, Denise Sawicki, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Tony Peters, Ryan Dunn, Sarah Kyle, Walter Chesser, Jason Lemler, and Dennis Wuorenma