publication date: Monday, August 18, 2008 (part of Round XXXV)
clue: American thighs have been sore ever since this woman dropped her roommates to become a sheriff and a stepmom.
explanation: Somers was best known for her role as a roommate on Three's Company, a sheriff on She's the Sheriff, a stepmom on Step by Step, and spokesperson for the Thighmaster exercise device. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Richard Slominsky, Joanna Woods, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Erik Bates, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Jerry Mathis, Tony Peters, Megan Baxter, Sarah Kyle, Walter Chesser, Shawn Brandt, Jason Evans, JB Brenner, and Samuel Franklin