This celebrity goo was created by player Russ Wilhelm.
Scott Hardie replaced the difficulty, made minor changes to the clue, and made minor changes to the explanation provided by Russ.

publication date: Thursday, December 28, 2017 (part of Winter 2018)

category: Music

clue: Seems to me that life's been good to this once-upon-a-time alcohol-imbibing minstrel.

explanation: Walsh, a confessed alcoholic, wrote the song "Life's Been Good." The words "seems to me" comes from the song "Walk Away," which he wrote while in the band James Gang. more…

difficulty: medium

solved by: Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Matthew Preston, Richard Slominsky, and Erik Bates


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