publication date: Tuesday, November 24, 2015 (part of Fall 2015)

category: Music

clue: This pseudo-Arthurian is veracious regarding his callipygian preferences.

explanation: Sir Mix-a-Lot was known for his 1992 hit "Baby Got Back," with its famous first line, "I like big butts and I cannot lie." The phrase "psuedo-Arthurian" was a play on his stage name. more…

difficulty: hard

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Joanna Woods, Mike Rothstein, and Stan Iwanchuk


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