publication date: Sunday, September 10, 2006 (part of Round XXVIII)
clue: After a career-long collision course with deadly animals, this conservationist leaves behind a legacy of love and understanding for the natural kingdom.
explanation: Irwin, a conservationalist who starred in TV shows and films about the animal world including the film The Crocodile Hunter: Collision Course, died from an animal attack the week before this goo was published. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, David Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Tony Peters, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Lori Lancaster, Chris McKinnon, Michael Paul Cote, Jackie Mason, Todd Brotsch, E. M., Adrianne Rodgers, Kerry Odell, Nadine Russell, Josh Paddison, Joy Dunn, Aaron Weiss, and Sarah Simmons