publication date: Saturday, February 6, 2010 (part of Round XLII)
clue: His nominal clothing line has shown up in more and more stores lately, but he's more famous for putting ink somewhere besides a contract.
explanation: Hardy was a tattoo artist whose style was turned into a popular fashion line. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Erik Bates, Amy Austin, Aaron Shurtleff, Ryan Dunn, Sarah Kyle, and Dennis Wuorenma