publication date: Thursday, June 22, 2017 (part of Summer 2017)

category: Music

clue: This singer didn't get enough of the love she wanted from a judge when she lost a lawsuit over a cartoon flapper that copied her style.

explanation: Kane was known for the hit "I Wanna Be Loved by You." The cartoon character Betty Boop was largely an imitation of Kane, but Kane lost the lawsuit for damages. more…

difficulty: hard

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Richard Slominsky, Joanna Woods, and Elaine Beckland

trivia: Scott's grandmother was also named Helen Kane.


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