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Scott Hardie made minor changes to the explanation provided by Steve.

publication date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017 (part of Summer 2017)

category: Television

clue: He created a bamboo telescope, a lie detector, a xylophone, a pool table, a roulette wheel and jet pack fuel. Why couldn't he create a boat?

explanation: Russell Johnson starred as the Professor on Gilligan's Island. Despite a host of clever inventions, he was never able to provide a means of escaping the island. more…

difficulty: easy

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Justin Woods, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Joanna Woods, Matthew Preston, Richard Slominsky, Jesse King, Elaine Beckland, and Scott Hardie


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