publication date: Saturday, April 26, 2008 (part of Round XXXIV)

category: Television

clue: This TV and music producer is famous for dismissing wannabe singers with a scowell.

explanation: Cowell produced American Idol, where he played a harshly critical talent judge, and other TV series and albums. The word "scowell" was a play on his last name. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Justin Woods, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Joanna Woods, Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Erik Bates, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, Dave Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Tony Peters, Scott Horowitz, Sarah Kyle, Walter Chesser, Shawn Brandt, Greg Bair, Melissa Anderson, Jim Kraus, Allison Bair, Jason Evans, JB Brenner, Sam Boyarsky, Jesse Vengrove, Michelle Lager, Joanne Martin, Eric Wallhagen, Lee Berman, Andrew Perkins, Charles Curtis, and Ali Overholt

player landmarks: This was the first goo solved by Andrew Perkins. This was the last goo solved by Ali Overholt and Charles Curtis.


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