publication date: Friday, April 1, 2005 (part of Round XXV)

category: Television

clue: This old goo is home again, restoring old abodes for public television.

explanation: Vila became famous rebuilding homes on the PBS program "This Old House" (referenced in the clue as "this old goo"). He later hosted the similar program "Bob Vila's Home Again." more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Erik Bates, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, Dave Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Lori Lancaster, Aaron Fischer, Chris McKinnon, Michael Paul Cote, Jackie Mason, E. M., Wendy Hampson, Christine Marie Doiron, Anna Gregoline, Nadine Russell, Anthony Lewis, Kelly Stokes, Jeff Ball, Marc Kelley, Alexei Nikolaevich, and Steve Palmero

player landmarks: This was the last goo solved by Jeff Ball.


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