This celebrity goo was created by player Steve West.
Scott Hardie replaced the difficulty and made major changes to the clue provided by Steve.

publication date: Tuesday, June 20, 2017 (part of Summer 2017)

category: Sports

clue: Disco music may be seen as just plain bad by some (including this promotional director), but bad enough to cause a baseball team to forfeit a game?

explanation: On July 12, 1979, the Chicago White Sox held Disco Demolition Night in which fans were encouraged to bring disco albums that were to be destroyed between games of a double-header. Mayhem ensued badly enough that the second game was forfeited to the Detroit Tigers. Promotional Director Mike Veeck got the blame and ultimately was forced to resign. more…

difficulty: hard

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Richard Slominsky, and Jesse King

trivia: Incorrect guesses included radio personalities Steve Dahl and Buzz Kilman.


Similar Goos

Randall Simon

If he could only have hit baseballs as well as sausages he'd be in the Hall of Fame. Go »

Chris Klug

Duct tape can fix everything but a bad haircut or a bad marriage. It can even fix a broken boot buckle and help this athlete win an Olympic medal. Go »

Russell Johnson

He created a bamboo telescope, a lie detector, a xylophone, a pool table, a roulette wheel and jet pack fuel. Why couldn't he create a boat? Go »

Frank Hayes

Some people would die to win a race. This guy did. Go »

Kevin Glenn

This BLUE goo would love to lead his team to a championship, eh? Go »

Chris Sale

If he continues to sell his talent on the field, this condor may just find his team in the World Series. Go »