publication date: Friday, June 22, 2007 (part of Round XXX)

category: Controversy

clue: Some people get naked so they can rile up their campus (UC Berkeley), go on talk shows (Sally Jessy Raphael), and wind up in magazines (Playgirl and Playboy). But this guy apparently just liked being naked.

explanation: Martinez was famous as "The Naked Guy," a UC Berkeley student who insisted on living his life naked, gaining fame in the aforementioned talk shows and magazines. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Joanna Woods, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Aaron Shurtleff, Dave Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Tony Peters, Scott Horowitz, Lori Lancaster, Mihai Rusu, Wendy Hampson, Justin Hampson, and Joy Dunn

trivia: This was the first celebrity goo to show naked genitalia.

Naked Week This goo was part of Naked Week.



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