publication date: Sunday, December 16, 2007 (part of Round XXXII)
clue: Spending mornings on public television and evenings in sketch comedy fit this entertainer like a glove, and audiences felt the same way.
explanation: Henson was a puppeteer best known for characters on Sesame Street and developing the Muppets for Saturday Night Live. The words "fit like a glove" and "felt" hinted at his creations. more…
trivia: Incorrect guesses included Stephanie D'Abruzzo, Michael Palin, John Ritter, Tracey Morgan, Terry Jones, and two for Frank Oz.