publication date: Friday, December 3, 2004 (part of Round XXIV)

category: Cartoons

clue: This gluttonous jerkass has made Fox Television a lot of dough.

explanation: Simpson was the main character on "The Simpsons," an animated sitcom on the Fox network. He was often accused of being a "jerkass" (besides calling others by that name), and was famous for drooling over certain foods and his exclamation, "D'oh!" more…

solved by: Steve West, Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Erik Bates, Mike Eberhart, Dave Mitzman, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Lori Lancaster, Aaron Fischer, Mihai Rusu, Jackie Mason, Todd Brotsch, E. M., Christine Marie Doiron, Anna Gregoline, Nadine Russell, Anthony Lewis, Phyllis Persun, Jesse Vengrove, Brad Htnck, John Pierpoint, Jeff Ball, Scott Baumann, Kevin Laudadio, Tracey Lewis, Cory Melanson, Bob Degal, JL Reyes, Richard Scoggin, John Faircloth, Christina Capehart, Jeff Spencer, Brennan Holness, Justin Smith, Jason Cohen, Sarah Lavoie, Alex Haag, Darren Sloan, Evan Robinson, Robert Pino, Nicole Lovell, Alberto Bauds, Josh Yaganeh, Josh Hannaby, Heather Perry, Lindsey Munoz, Tom Chan, Hamilton Mitchell, Lasse Pedersen, Patrick Little, and Sarah Petersen

player landmarks: This was the first goo solved by Jeff Ball and Heather Perry. This was the last goo solved by Richard Scoggin, Brennan Holness, John Faircloth, Justin Smith, Jason Cohen, Alex Haag, Evan Robinson, Nicole Lovell, Sarah Lavoie, Alberto Bauds, Robert Pino, Josh Yaganeh, Lindsey Munoz, Darren Sloan, and Josh Hannaby.

trivia: The site had a temporary surge of users thanks to a link from Something Awful the day this goo was published, and in its first day it broke the record for the most correct guesses. Many of the user accounts were deleted because of obviously fake names; there were actually 64 correct guesses for this goo by the end of the week.

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