How well do you know famous actors, musicians, athletes, newsmakers, and other celebrities? In Celebrity Goo Game, a distorted photograph of a famous person (a "goo") is published daily, along with a few hints. Guess correctly and you'll enter the seasonal competition, where the eventual winner earns a gift-card prize.


Today's Goo

Literature

This Canadian writer made it rain (National Book Awards for Fiction) by embracing a philosophy of carpe diem.

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Other Current Goos

Art

A Chicago cleaning man who becomes a celebrated writer of slave uprisings? That's not inside the margins. Go »

Movies

This actor is best known for not appearing in two mid-80s roles: First he was buried under heavy makeup as Cher's son, then he was replaced by Michael J. Fox in what became a massive hit. Go »

Journalism

After emigrating from the U.S., her adopted nation mourned her passing following an 18 year battle with leukemia. Go »

Television

The meth business in Albuquerque is nothing compared to raising 5 young boys in suburbia. Go »

Literature

She's currently getting a lot of praise for her new novel about hoteliers that shouldn't throw stones, but her 2014 novel about traveling actors feels much more appropriate for our current times. Go »

Injustice

Justice is better late than never for this man and the southern Georgia police department that didn't take his killing seriously. Go »