publication date: Saturday, February 23, 2008 (part of Round XXXIII)
clue: While his classmates studied math or science, he had his eye on criminal justice.
explanation: Falk was most famous for playing Detective Columbo in the long-running TV series named after the character, and for his glass eye. more…
trivia: Scott wrote the clue knowing that Falk studied political science, not criminal justice. Incorrect guesses included Vincent Pastore, Johnny Mathis, Sam Waterston, Tony Todd, Andy Griffith, James Woods, Anthony Lapaglia, Steven Bochco, Johnnie Cochran, and four for Jerry Orbach.
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