publication date: Monday, July 25, 2011 (part of Summer 2011)

category: Music

clue: R&B star known for showing his houseguests to their seats

explanation: The clue was a play on Usher's stage name. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, LaVonne Lemler, Samir Mehta, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Joanna Woods, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Elaine Beckland, and Laurie Laczkowski

trivia: This goo was inspired by The Fall of the House of Usher.

Poe-pourri: Once upon a midnight dreary, after you ponder weak and weary, the answers to these five goos inspired by the most famous works of Edgar Allan Poe will be revealed. 'Tis that the answer, tapping at your chamber door?

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