This celebrity goo was created by player E. M..
Scott Hardie provided the gooed image, category, and difficulty, made minor changes to the clue provided by E., and wrote the explanation.

publication date: Friday, July 22, 2005 (part of Round XXVI)

category: Movies

clue: Congratulations, you got the goo. NOW DROP AND GIVE ME 25!

explanation: Ermey was a former Marine drill instructor and Vietnam veteran who became a film actor largely on the strength of his most famous role as drill instructor Hartman in "Full Metal Jacket." The phrase "drop and give me 25!" had become his signature. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, Dave Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Aaron Fischer, Chris McKinnon, Michael Paul Cote, Wendy Hampson, Justin Hampson, Bob Miller, and Dave Stoppenhagen

trivia: This goo was intended for Military History Week by its requestor E. M.


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