Samir Mehta won this round on December 31, 2022. There were 21 goos.

Players this round: Russ Wilhelm (21 goos solved, a perfect score), Samir Mehta (21 goos solved, a perfect score), Richard Slominsky (17 goos solved), Steve West (17 goos solved), LaVonne Lemler (15 goos solved), Scott Hardie (5 goos solved), Chris Lemler (4 goos solved), and Erik Bates (3 goos solved).

David Harbour

He's been in four different superhero franchises (Suicide Squad, Hellboy, The Green Hornet, and Black Widow), but he remains most associated with the role that made him a household name, playing a gruff sheriff and devoted father figure in horror-plagued small-town Indiana in the mid-1980s. Go »

Lionel Messi

Playing for the Argentinean national team after spending most of your career in Barcelona and Paris must get messy. Go »

Rudy Ray Moore

This self-styled "ghetto expressionist" found financial success in foul-mouthed poetry in the 1970s, particularly with his signature blaxpoitation character Dolemite. Go »

21 Savage

For a rapper who lied about being American, he was very honest by saying of his first album, "It's an album." Go »

Evans Chebet

Normally when people plan tours of Boston and New York, they don't try to rush through them so quickly. Go »

Jerry Hall

This towering Texan was one of the world's biggest models in the 1970s and went on to marry both a rock star and a media mogul. Go »

Elle King

This singer would love the goo game, but not before playing tic tac toe. Who's the king? Go »

Charles Dawson

This amateur archaeologist is the most likely suspect of the fraudulent discovery of Eoanthropus Dawsoni. Go »

Miguel de Cervantes

Your quixotic quest to solve every last goo will require you to name this writer, whose work was so foundational to modern literature that he is synonymous with Spanish. Go »

Eileen Gu

Freestyle skiing's youngest-ever Olympic gold medalist has offered fewer than six thousand reasons for switching nationalities. Go »

Brendan Fraser

This actor, who is currently enjoying a blast-from-the-past career resurgence, is the largest mammal in the race for Best Actor. Go »

John Scopes

After the $100 fine imposed on this teacher, Tennessee's laws did eventually evolve. Go »

Dan Snyder

He's supposed to be in command of the NFL team that he owns, but he was pressured into changing their name and soon he might be pressured into not owning them at all. Go »

Henry Hill

Whether he was a Wiseguy or a Goodfella, this half-Irish Mafioso probably didn't deserve to enter a Blue Heaven after he died. Go »

Nichelle Nichols

Martin Luther King convinced her to finish her initial space mission. Soon her ashes will visit the final frontier. Go »

Keegan-Michael Key

He didn't play a house in a show about playing house, he made a movie about Keanu without involvement by Keanu Reeves, and he starred in a mad television show despite no clinical insanity. Go »

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson

This actor will layeth the smacketh down on all your candyasses. Go »

Hannah Stilley

Born before the United States was formed, she posed for the camera near the end of her life. Go »

Louis Wain

Painting pictures of large-eyed anthropomorphized felines possibly contributed to his confinement to mental institutions late in life. Go »


This R&B hitmaker has songs named after movies by Quentin Tarantino, David Fincher, and Tom Holland. Go »

Eliud Kipchoge

The world's best marathon runner (with the world records to prove it) has run enough marathons to stretch from Boston to New York many times over. Go »