Nate: Ellery Queen. World's greatest detective.
Referencing the fictional detective as well as the pseudonym of Daniel Nathan and Manford Lepofsky, who created the detective. Ellery Queen is a mystery writer who also solves crimes, often aiding his father Inspector Richard Queen of the NYPD. The character, at one time America's most famous detective, has appeared in radio, TV, comic books, and movies. The novels are perhaps best known for their "Challenge to the Reader," when either the writer or character himself in the TV series and elsewhere, challenges the reader to solve the mystery based on the clues presented.