publication date: Sunday, April 24, 2016 (part of Spring 2016)

category: Fads

clue: This game show host is famous for online herbs and wall-traversing arachnids.

explanation: Hakuta popularized Wacky WallWalkers and other fad toys before hosting the kids game show Dr. Fad. He later founded AllHerbs.com. more…

difficulty: hard

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, and Chris Lemler


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