publication date: Wednesday, October 24, 2007 (part of Round XXXII)

category: Business

clue: When your business is the News, you succeed by outfoxing the competition.

explanation: Murdoch was the chairman of News Corp and media company 20th Century Fox. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Joanna Woods, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Dave Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Tony Peters, Scott Horowitz, Walter Chesser, Mihai Rusu, Greg Bair, Jim Kraus, Allison Bair, Jason Evans, and Vance Tucker

trivia: Incorrect guesses included Charles Gibson, Neil Cavuto, two for Bill O'Reilly (who was already a goo, 0758), two for Roger Ailes, and Sofia Coppola.


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