publication date: Friday, March 30, 2012 (part of Spring 2012)

category: Music

clue: This saxophonist may have raised the bar for jazz musicians, but he spent his career as high as a bird.

explanation: Parker, subject of the film Bird, was an accomplished jazz saxophonist who battled a heroin addiction. more…

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

Go Ahead, Make His Day: Once a star of macho action pictures, Clint Eastwood began directing movies in 1971 and has become one of America's most celebrated film-makers. These goos are inspired by five of his movies, both recent and classic. Are you feeling lucky?

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