publication date: Thursday, April 5, 2007 (part of Round XXIX)

category: Records

clue: It's normal that this circumambulator would have followers. I couldn't imagine it another way.

explanation: Kunst was the first person to walk around the world, thus making it impossible for him to have followed anyone else in the stunt. He described his act as circumambulation on his web site, an altering of the word's precise meaning. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, and Jerry Mathis


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