This celebrity goo was created by player Russ Wilhelm.
Scott Hardie provided the gooed image, category, and difficulty, made minor changes to the clue provided by Russ, and wrote the explanation.

publication date: Tuesday, May 20, 2008 (part of Round XXXIV)

category: Education

clue: Relation to this site may be questionable, but is a reference for the rest of us.

explanation: Gookin launched the "For Dummies" series of educational books, with the subtitle "A Reference for the Rest of Us." more…

solved by: Steve West, Justin Woods, Samir Mehta, Joanna Woods, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Jerry Mathis, Walter Chesser, Shawn Brandt, and Jim Kraus

trivia: Russ wanted to goo Gookin as soon as he saw his last name.


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