publication date: Friday, October 31, 2003 (part of Round XXI)

category: Sports

clue: This New York Jets fan may have big ears, but her nickname is another part of her head.

explanation: Lapinski's nickname was 'Lips' because of her last name. She played Jessica on the cartoon "Generation Jets" about a group of young New York Jets fans. more…

solved by: Steve West, Matthew Preston, Mike Eberhart, Erik Bates, Dave Mitzman, Aaron Fischer, Wendy Hampson, Christine Marie Doiron, Nadine Russell, Anthony Lewis, Kelly Stokes, Brad Htnck, Brandie Harrison, Scott Baumann, Elizabeth Chesher, and Jason Charles Butterhoff

trivia: Despite the reference to her nickname and lips in the clue, most players spelled her name "Lapinski" when they guessed.


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