This celebrity goo was created by player Erik Bates.
Scott Hardie provided the category and difficulty, made minor changes to the clue provided by Erik, and made minor changes to the explanation provided by Erik.

publication date: Monday, April 3, 2006 (part of Round XXVII)

category: Music

clue: I bet this journalist-turned-rocker's moustache tickles the devil when he kisses him on the tongue.

explanation: Jesse "The Devil" Hughes was the front man of the band Eagles of Death Metal. Jesse was quite proud of his moustache, which he called his "Soft Boomerang of Love." The band's first album had a song titled "Kiss the Devil" with the line "I will kiss the devil on his tongue." Before starting his rock career, Hughes was a journalist in South Carolina. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Tony Peters, Megan Baxter, Chris McKinnon, and Amir H. Sufyani

player landmarks: This was the first goo solved by Tony Peters.

trivia: Erik Bates not only requested the goo, wrote the clue, provided the source image, and created the gooed image himself, he also wrote the clue's explanation.


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