publication date: Monday, June 12, 2000 (part of Round IX)

category: Internet

clue: Ask the butler where to find celebrity+goo+game.

explanation: Jeeves, a fictional butler was the mascot of the popular Ask Jeeves search engine (ask.com and askjeeves.com). The premise of the search engine was that you would type in a question, and Jeeves would report back to you with pages where you could find the answer. more…

solved by: Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, David Mitzman, Aaron Fischer, Kelly Lee, and Anna Gregoline

trivia: The image was a cropped screen capture of the actual ask.com site.


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