publication date: Saturday, September 26, 2009 (part of Round XLI)
clue: Getting arrested can help your image in certain genres of music.
explanation: Nelson was a star of "outlaw country" music, whose legal troubles over marijuana possession and tax evasion have contributed to his fame. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Joanna Woods, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Steve Dunn, Erik Bates, Amy Austin, Ryan Dunn, Sarah Kyle, and Elaine Beckland