publication date: Wednesday, March 23, 2005 (part of Round XXV)
clue: This goo danced to fame presiding over the trial of the century, or at least the trial of 1995.
explanation: Ito was the judge in the infamous 1995 murder trial of O.J. Simpson. The word "danced" is a reference to a bit on "The Tonight Show" which featured the "Dancing Itos," a set of dancers made up to look like the judge. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Denise Sawicki, Steve Dunn, Erik Bates, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, Dave Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Aaron Fischer, Chris McKinnon, Mihai Rusu, Jackie Mason, E. M., Christine Marie Doiron, Anna Gregoline, Nadine Russell, Kelly Stokes, Dave Stoppenhagen, Jeff Ball, and Scott Smart