publication date: Tuesday, March 28, 2006 (part of Round XXVII)

category: Music

clue: I wouldn't call this war composer's goo a ballbreaker, but you're going to miss it if you're getting your beauty sleep.

explanation: Tchaikovsky was best known for his 1812 Overture ("war composer"), and the ballets Sleeping Beauty ("beauty sleep") and The Nutcracker ("ballbreaker"). more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Denise Sawicki, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Scott Horowitz, Chris McKinnon, Mihai Rusu, Todd Brotsch, Amir H. Sufyani, and Dan Ecker

Russia Week This goo was part of Russia Week.



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