publication date: Sunday, May 15, 2005 (part of Round XXV)

category: Television

clue: Who wants to be a winner? This is the host with the most (hours of television).

explanation: Philbin holds the world record for the most hours of television in his long hosting career. The first part of the clue refers to his game show "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire." more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Erik Bates, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, Dave Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Chris McKinnon, Mihai Rusu, Michael Paul Cote, Jackie Mason, E. M., Wendy Hampson, Christine Marie Doiron, Lori S., Derrek White, Jason Charles Butterhoff, Mike Miller, Alexei Nikolaevich, and Savannah Maloney

player landmarks: This was the last goo solved by Jason Charles Butterhoff and Savannah Maloney.

trivia: The source photo is taken from the set of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire." Many players guessed Philbin for the Dick Clark goo (0486).

Do-Over Week II This goo was part of Do-Over Week II. Each goo was based on popular incorrect guesses made for earlier goos.



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