publication date: Friday, May 22, 2009 (part of Round XXXIX)
clue: This goo has can't dodge controversy forever for being this goo.
explanation: Ramirez, a left fielder for the Dodgers when this goo was published, was known for various controversies including steroid abuse, such that the press covered him with the expression "Manny being Manny." more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Richard Slominsky, Joanna Woods, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Jerry Mathis, Tony Peters, Scott Horowitz, Ryan Dunn, Sarah Kyle, Jason Lemler, and Jenee Williams