This celebrity goo was created by player Scott Horowitz.
Scott Hardie provided the gooed image, category, and difficulty, made minor changes to the clue provided by Scott, and wrote the explanation.

publication date: Tuesday, August 29, 2006 (part of Round XXVIII)

category: Internet

clue: Ask this guy a question, and he'll predict the future.

explanation: Kyte was vice-president of the Oracle corporation ("predict the future") and ran a popular reference site on the subject, asktom.com. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Amy Austin, and Dave Mitzman

trivia: Incorrect guesses included Steven Levitt, Bill Gates, Kevin Trudeau, Andi Gutmans, two for Sergey Brin, and two for John Edward.


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