publication date: Monday, October 5, 1998 (part of Round II)

category: Literature

clue: His books are really designed to get clients to wear pelican underwear.

explanation: At the time, this goo was classified as miscellaneous, so "books" was included to indicate Grisham's profession. Two of his more famous books are The Client and The Pelican Brief. more…

solved by: Matthew Preston, Aaron Fischer, Kelly Lee, Erik Nelson, and Chris Prete

player landmarks: This was the first goo solved by Chris Prete.

trivia: Grisham resembles a cartoon donkey in his gooed image.


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