publication date: Tuesday, May 31, 2005 (part of Round XXV)

category: Music

clue: La indirecta que no te di para este modelo quién ahora canta es indecible.

explanation: The clue roughly translates to: "The hint I didn't give you for this model-turned-singer is unspeakable." René was a former Tommy Hilfiger model who began a singing career in 2001. The word "indecible" refers to his song of the same name. The phrase "la indirecta que no te di" refers to his song "Amor Que No Te Di." more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, and Jerry Mathis

trivia: This is the second clue to appear in a language other than English, after the French clue for Joan of Arc (0115), although a case could be made for Alan Turing (0211), whose clue was encrypted, and Marcel Marceau (0428), whose clue was blank.

This goo represented D R in "Don't I Know You from Somewhere?" Week. Each goo was named after a Funeratic site member.



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