publication date: Monday, March 28, 2005 (part of Round XXV)
clue: Besides making news every week, this novelist is a truly loud voice in liberal opinion.
explanation: Quindlen was a novelist and nonfiction writer whose liberal-minded opinion column appeared regularly in Newsweek ("news every week"). The word "truly" refers to her novel "One True Thing." The word "loud" refers to her books Living Out Loud, Thinking Out Loud, and Loud and Clear. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Denise Sawicki, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, David Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Aaron Fischer, E. M., Christine Marie Doiron, Anthony Lewis, and Jeff Ball