publication date: Monday, February 26, 2007 (part of Round XXIX)
clue: Today is a good day to (still) be #1.
explanation: On the day this goo was published, Federer became the tennis player with the longest reign as the #1 ranked player in the world at 160 consecutive weeks. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Joanna Woods, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, David Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Tony Peters, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Chris McKinnon, Mihai Rusu, Todd Brotsch, Adrianne Rodgers, Kerry Odell, and Josh Paddison
trivia: It was a coincidence that Scott planned to publish a Federer goo on this day, but when he realized the landmark date he took advantage of it with the clue.