publication date: Friday, December 14, 2012 (part of Winter 2013)

category: Sports

clue: Earlier this year, he became one of the biggest commissioners in sports.

explanation: Bowlsby became commissioner of the Big 12 Conference in May 2012. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, Justin Woods, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Joanna Woods, Matthew Preston, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Erik Bates, and Aaron Shurtleff

Powers of Twelve: On Wednesday of this week, it will be the twelfth day of the twelfth month of the twelfth year of the century, an occasion we won't see again in our lifetimes. These five duodecimal goos were inspired by the number 12.

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