This celebrity goo was created by player Kelly Hardie.
Scott Hardie provided the source image, gooed image, category, and difficulty, wrote the clue, and wrote the explanation.

publication date: Tuesday, September 17, 2002 (part of Round XVII)

category: Literature

clue: Tiger-lilies in Chattahoochee? He was just makin' it up.

explanation: Lanier wrote the novel Tiger-Lilies. His most famous poem was "Song of the Chattahoochee." He was born in Macon ("makin'"), Georgia. more…

solved by: Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Fischer, and Kelly Stokes

trivia: Though Scott had removed requestor Kelly Lee from the game as an active player (they were a couple until she dumped him), he decided to grant this last request of hers as a send-off, and because it was just the difficulty needed for a tiebreaker.


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