publication date: Tuesday, April 7, 2015 (part of Spring 2015)

category: Television

clue: This standup comic had some enthusiastic success on cable before starring in an 80s family sitcom.

explanation: Garlin starred in Curb Your Enthusiasm and The Goldbergs. more…

difficulty: hard

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Justin Woods, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Joanna Woods, Richard Slominsky, and Mike Rothstein


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