publication date: Friday, September 1, 2006 (part of Round XXVIII)
clue: Oprah can make any woman in America feel like her best friend, but only one woman really is. Who's the king?
explanation: King was best known as Oprah Winfrey's best friend and business partner, as well as a producer of her TV talk show and editor of her magazine. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, David Mitzman, Jerry Mathis, Tony Peters, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Lori Lancaster, Chris McKinnon, Todd Brotsch, E. M., Adrianne Rodgers, Kerry Odell, Josh Paddison, Justin Hampson, Joy Dunn, Aaron Weiss, and Sue Harper
trivia: Scott held this goo for years wondering if King was famous enough to qualify as a celebrity, until rumors of her having a sexual relationship with Oprah made her briefly famous during the summer of 2006.