publication date: Monday, August 8, 2016 (part of Summer 2016)

category: Journalism

clue: His long-running music magazine gathers no moss, but his artist selection for a certain hall of fame gathers plenty of controversy.

explanation: Wenner was the founder and publisher of Rolling Stone, frequently criticized for allowing his personal tastes to dictate inclusion and exclusion in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. more…

difficulty: medium

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


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