publication date: Monday, October 17, 2016 (part of Fall 2016)

category: Sports

clue: The most influential bird in baseball approaches an uncertain retirement.

explanation: As of this goo's publication, Giannoulas had played the San Diego Chicken at sporting events (especially Padres games) for forty-two years, but was preparing to retire. His antics had inspired similar sports mascots across the country. more…

difficulty: hard

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, Justin Woods, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Joanna Woods, and Lori Lancaster


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