publication date: Thursday, July 10, 2008 (part of Round XXXV)

category: Journalism

clue: Live from New York five nights a week, it's actual news from this network anchor.

explanation: Williams hosted the NBC NIghtly News at the time this goo was published. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, LaVonne Lemler, Samir Mehta, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Joanna Woods, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Dave Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Tony Peters, Megan Baxter, Sarah Kyle, Walter Chesser, Shawn Brandt, Greg Bair, Jim Kraus, Jason Evans, and JB Brenner

trivia: The clue riffed on the previous goo, Amy Poehler (1276), whose clue mentioned her Weekend Update stint on Saturday Night Live.


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