publication date: Friday, September 13, 2019 (part of Fall 2019)

category: Music

clue: This Queens native declared himself public enemy #1 in the 1980s for bringing the noise and calling 911 a joke.

explanation: Chuck D led the hip hop group Public Enemy, named after his solo demo tape Public Enemy Number One. more…

difficulty: very easy

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, LaVonne Lemler, Samir Mehta, Chris Lemler, Matthew Preston, and Erik Bates


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