publication date: Friday, September 14, 2012 (part of Fall 2012)

category: Accidents

clue: bad weather, instantaneous stability, Florida coast

explanation: Sheldon was the subject of White Squall. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, and Denise Sawicki

Film School: Early fall is back-to-school season. These ten noteworthy educators have been honored by Hollywood movies telling their stories. All ten goos are presented in the Three Clues format: Recognize the movie, and you can name the famous educator.

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