publication date: Monday, October 2, 2017 (part of Fall 2017)

category: Television

clue: Game show contestants came on down and pressed their luck at the instruction of this long-serving announcer.

explanation: Roddy worked for many years as an announcer for various game shows including The Price is Right and Press Your Luck. more…

difficulty: medium

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Richard Slominsky, Erik Bates, Aaron Shurtleff, and Elaine Beckland

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