publication date: Tuesday, March 29, 2016 (part of Spring 2016)

category: Fads

clue: It's raining clever wordplay in this cinephile's weather reports.

explanation: Welby was a British meteorologist who slipped puns about Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice into her reporting, which became viral videos online. more…

difficulty: hard

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


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