publication date: Saturday, May 28, 2005 (part of Round XXV)
clue: If you draw a blank trying to figure this one out, well, so will everyone else.
explanation: The clue plays on Blanks's last name. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Matthew Preston, Erik Bates, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, David Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Lori Lancaster, Aaron Fischer, Chris McKinnon, Jackie Mason, E. M., Wendy Hampson, Bob Miller, Lori S., Derrek White, Mike Miller, Alexei Nikolaevich, and Janiece Thill
trivia: The clue was based on the similar clue for Terri Schiavo (0374).