publication date: Wednesday, December 17, 2008 (part of Round XXXVII)
clue: For more than three decades, this man's sketch comedy empire has been a weekend institution.
explanation: Michaels created Saturday Night Live in 1975 and has executive-produced the show for most of its run. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Samir Mehta, Justin Woods, Richard Slominsky, Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Joanna Woods, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Jerry Mathis, Tony Peters, and Walter Chesser