This celebrity goo was created by player Steve West.

publication date: Thursday, August 3, 2017 (part of Summer 2017)

category: Television

clue: The future ombudsman for ESPN, this TV exec will be forever known as the guy who fired Norm.

explanation: Don Ohlmeyer famously fired Norm Macdonald from the Weekend Update desk of SNL thinking he just wasn't funny. more…

difficulty: medium

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Richard Slominsky, Matthew Preston, Jesse King, Elaine Beckland, and Scott Hardie


Similar Goos

Russell Johnson

He created a bamboo telescope, a lie detector, a xylophone, a pool table, a roulette wheel and jet pack fuel. Why couldn't he create a boat? Go »

Boston Corbett

Mercury poisoning perhaps made this Union soldier and avenger mad as a hatter. Go »

Lisa Loring

If she wants a Family reunion, she better have it before Wednesday, because the cast is dropping like flies. Go »

Kitty Burke

A League of Their Own aside, this is the only woman to actually bat in a major league baseball game. Go »

Violet Jessop

The unsinkable Molly Brown should nod her head at this survivor of Star Line sister ships Olympic, Titanic, and Britannic. Go »

Steve Burns

You're going to need more than one clue to recognize this television figure, who did not die in an overdose or an accident (or most appropriately, a fire). Go »