publication date: Thursday, August 24, 2017 (part of Summer 2017)

category: Music

clue: Everything under the sun was in tune with this bandleader eclipsed on the dark side of the moon.

explanation: Waters wrote and sang Pink Floyd's "Eclipse" from the album The Dark Side of the Moon, with the lyrics "everything under the sun is in tune, but the sun is eclipsed by the moon." more…

difficulty: easy

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, LaVonne Lemler, Samir Mehta, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Richard Slominsky, Joanna Woods, and Jesse King

Eclipse Week: Whether or not you're one of the millions of Americans expected to watch the solar eclipse on August 21, you can enjoy this collection of eclipse-inspired goos, an easy way to wrap up the Summer 2017 season. Seven eclipse goos will run on the week of August 20-26, with three bonus goos to follow soon afterwards.

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Arnel Pineda

This onetime homeless Filipino went from singing on YouTube to fronting a major classic rock band, but their second album with him wasn't as much of a hit as the first. Go »

Eric Hutchinson

He was born in Washington D.C. and he only has one thing he wants to know, and that is ohhh, what is there to learn? When he will let you crash and burn, he never gives attention but you still yearn. Where do I fit in? If you keep a eye out, he will realize you are watching him. Go »

Mark Twain

One of America's most celebrated authors and humorists wrote about a Connecticut Yankee using an eclipse to save his life in King Arthur's court. Go »

Barry Manilow

Man, he can take this chain of melody to a new low, a put the I in his last name. When he is not singing, you might see him shopping by the straw, blue, black, and even red fruit. And if you figure this out, this will give you the answer to his first name. Go »

Basshunter

This Swede is known for laughing out loud when singing every morning, which is a bad time to call him. Go »

Thales

This ancient Greek is considered the first person to predict an eclipse, ending a war of five years when the eclipse motivated the soldiers to lay down their arms. Go »