publication date: Wednesday, December 12, 2012 (part of Winter 2013)

category: Radio

clue: This great, gross radio host from Philadelphia is a breath of fresh air.

explanation: Gross's radio show Fresh Air was syndicated nationally from her studio in Philadelphia. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Justin Woods, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Joanna Woods, Matthew Preston, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Erik Bates, and Aaron Shurtleff

trivia: Twelve dozen is known as a gross, and twelve gross is known as a great gross. This goo was published on 12-12-12.

Powers of Twelve: On Wednesday of this week, it will be the twelfth day of the twelfth month of the twelfth year of the century, an occasion we won't see again in our lifetimes. These five duodecimal goos were inspired by the number 12.

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