publication date: Friday, March 5, 2010 (part of Round XLII)

category: Opinion

clue: New York is grateful to have this canine sociologist on the job.

explanation: Gladwell was a journalist for New Yorker magazine and others, known for books about sociology and other topics, including What the Dog Saw. The word "grateful" was a play on his name. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Justin Woods, Chris Lemler, Joanna Woods, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Aaron Shurtleff, Ryan Dunn, and Sara Nelson


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