publication date: Monday, April 17, 2000 (part of Round IX)

category: Music

clue: Don't get closer to a fragile guy with nails this long.

explanation: Reznor is the driving force behind the techno "band" known as nine inch nails. One of their biggest hits was "Closer," and their most recent album at the time this goo went online was "Fragile." more…

solved by: Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, David Mitzman, Aaron Fischer, Kelly Lee, and Anna Gregoline

trivia: The image comes from the music video for the song "The Perfect Drug."


Similar Goos

Carole King

She wove a tapestry of rhymes and reasons. Who's the king? Go »

LL Cool J

This performer does coke and listens to his momma. Go »

Nelly Furtado

According to pop-music folklore, she's a loose and promiscuous maneater. Go »

Tiffany

If her idea of love is dating Stevie Wonder, no wonder she's alone. Go »

Christina Grimmie

Adam Levine helped her find her voice, but it was silenced in Orlando. Go »

Epic Mazur

He had an epic hit in 2000 that compared women to beautiful insects, and he's frequently mistaken for his bandmate Seth Binzer. Go »