Mary Lou Retton
publication date: Tuesday, March 27, 2007 (part of Round XXIX)
clue: Some Olympic athletes are known for all-around excellence. Others are known for supporting Ronald Reagan and appearing on Wheaties boxes.
explanation: Retton was an Olympic gymnast, the first American woman to win the all-around title. She supported Ronald Reagan in television commercials and was the first woman to appear on a Wheaties cereal box. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, David Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Tony Peters, Scott Horowitz, Chris McKinnon, Mihai Rusu, Michael Paul Cote, Todd Brotsch, Kerry Odell, Josh Paddison, and Joy Dunn