publication date: Monday, October 22, 2007 (part of Round XXXII)
clue: This messenger of Mecca taught allegiance to one god and changed the world forever, peace be upon him.
explanation: Mecca-born Muhammad founded Islam, claiming to be a messenger of God. The phrase "peace be upon him" traditionally follows mention of his name. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Joanna Woods, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Erik Bates, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, Dave Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Tony Peters, Scott Horowitz, Walter Chesser, Mihai Rusu, Shawn Brandt, Greg Bair, Jim Kraus, Allison Bair, Jason Evans, Sam Boyarsky, Joanne Martin, Jacob Martin, Rhonda Woods, Vance Tucker, Jessica Powers, and Essie Romanik
trivia: Two players guessed Allah. Scott wanted to use that in Do-Over Week V, but God had already been a goo (0343).