In the hundred years since the sinking of the RMS Titanic, the doomed ship has occupied a special place in our cultural memory. Can you solve these five goos connected to the disaster? This theme was created by Chris Lemler.



Bill Paxton

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

publication date: Friday, January 11, 2013

category: Movies

clue: fi uoy ovle htis amge oolk edep ni uryo ehart nad uoy lilw ifnd het nawser ot ihst leuc

solved by: Steve West, Russ Wilhelm, Justin Woods, Samir Mehta, Joanna Woods, LaVonne Lemler, and Richard Slominsky

trivia: Chris originally requested Brock Lovett, the fictional treasure hunter that Paxton played in the movie Titanic. Scott kept Chris's clue, with its reference to the "heart of the ocean," but changed the answer. Guesses for Lovett were accepted in the spirit of Chris's original request.


Thomas Andrews

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

publication date: Thursday, January 10, 2013

category: Disasters

clue: Guessing correct answers may be a good thing, but being an architect may not.

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


Clive Palmer

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

publication date: Wednesday, January 9, 2013

category: Business

clue: This Australian billionaire wants to be the second one to be on the Titanic.

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


Henry Tingle Wilde

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

publication date: Tuesday, January 8, 2013

category: Disasters

clue: Hey mate! Going wild over this chief may give you a splitting headache.

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


Charles Lightoller

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

publication date: Monday, January 7, 2013

category: Disasters

clue: This naval officer in WWI you can't take too lightly, except he's the senior-most officer who survived.

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


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Quindecennial

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Winter 2013 Tournament

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Winter 2013 Bonus Goos

Spring is in the air! Enjoy these last few goos before the Spring 2013 season begins in March. Our winner has already been decided (congrats Erik!), so these goos are just for fun, although they will boost your lifetime score if you solve them. Go »