publication date: Sunday, October 8, 2006 (part of Round XXVIII)
clue: This bass singer nearly fulfilled America's wishes to see boy-band singers flung into space.
explanation: Bass was a bass singer with boy-band 'N Sync who trained for a space voyage in 2002 that was eventually canceled. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, David Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Tony Peters, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Chris McKinnon, Michael Paul Cote, Jackie Mason, Todd Brotsch, Adrianne Rodgers, Kerry Odell, Nadine Russell, Joy Dunn, Aaron Weiss, Sasaan S., and Shana Swartwout
player landmarks: This was the last goo solved by Sasaan S..