publication date: Tuesday, February 12, 2002 (part of Round XV)

category: Legends

clue: This baby alone ain't no Eartha Kitt.

explanation: Tiamat was the Earth goddess in the Babylon creation myth. "Baby alone" was a reference to Babylon. "Eartha Kitt" was a reference to her element. more…

solved by: no one!

trivia: This goo was designed to be very difficult as part of an elimination round. Matt Preston guessed nearly one hundred deities but did not guess Tiamat! The source image is a painting by Arlin Teeselink.


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