publication date: Monday, July 25, 2005 (part of Round XXVI)

category: Education

clue: Studying the phrasing of this clue could give you a hint, as long as you don't read too much into it.

explanation: Chomsky was a professor of linguistics at MIT as well as a renowned political critic. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Dave Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Megan Baxter, Aaron Fischer, Chris McKinnon, Wendy Hampson, Justin Hampson, Bob Miller, and Ryan Nance

player landmarks: This was the first goo solved by Ryan Nance.


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