publication date: Thursday, August 31, 2006 (part of Round XXVIII)
clue: This cartoonist and former engineer has been a big success at skewering big business.
explanation: Adams was a popular cartoonist known for his comic strip Dilbert about an engineer stymied by policies at the large company that employed him. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, Dave Mitzman, Jerry Mathis, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Chris McKinnon, Todd Brotsch, E. M., Kerry Odell, Joy Dunn, Aaron Weiss, and Sue Harper