Sure, I can help you with that! The crossword clue “Stubborn Seuss character, with ‘the'” is actually a reference to a character from the popular children’s book “The Sneetches” by Dr. Seuss. The character in question is none other than the Zax.
The Zax are two stubborn creatures in the story who come face-to-face while travelling in opposite directions on a narrow path. Neither of them wants to move out of the way to let the other pass, resulting in a hilarious stalemate.
The Zax are known for their inflexibility and refusal to compromise, even in the face of obvious practical reasons for doing so. However, in the end, they are both outsmarted by a clever Sneetch who convinces them to move out of the way by appealing to their vanity.
So, the answer to the crossword clue “Stubborn Seuss character, with ‘the'” is ZAX, and it is a reference to this memorable and funny story from Dr. Seuss. I hope that helps you solve your crossword puzzle!