publication date: Tuesday, April 22, 2008 (part of Round XXXIV)
clue: Americans idolize this country singer from Muskogee who lets Jesus take the wheel.
explanation: Since winning American Idol, Muskogee-born Underwood scored a hit with "Jesus, Take the Wheel." more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Joanna Woods, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Erik Bates, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, Dave Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Tony Peters, Scott Horowitz, Sarah Kyle, Walter Chesser, Shawn Brandt, Greg Bair, Melissa Anderson, Jim Kraus, Allison Bair, Jason Evans, JB Brenner, Sam Boyarsky, Jesse Vengrove, Michelle Lager, Joanne Martin, Eric Wallhagen, Vance Tucker, Ali Overholt, and Charles Curtis