publication date: Tuesday, March 1, 2005 (part of Round XXIV)

category: Hoaxes

clue: Medicine was no big secret to this fruity physician or his patients.

explanation: Barry was a woman who pretended to be a man in order to become a doctor, hinted at by the words "big secret." The word "fruity" hints at her last name. more…

solved by: Amy Austin

trivia: Hoping to stump players in a tiebreaker, Scott deliberately added the words "or his patients" to the clue so that they would guess male doctors.


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