Winter 2014 Bonus Goos
These six bonus goos should be a piece of cake after an especially challenging winter tournament. Enjoy the relative cakewalk, and join us for the 60th season of Celebrity Goo Game on March 3rd.
publication date: Friday, February 28, 2014
clue: This freelance photographer didn't really have psychic powers enabling him to show up instantly at crime scenes, but his disturbing work still gave NYPD investigators the heebee-jeebees.
explanation: Weegee (real name Arthur Fellig) was a New York photographer in the 1930s and 1940s with a knack for showing up at fresh crime scenes, to get lurid photographs to sell to tabloids. His nickname was said to come from a mispronunciation of Ouija boards, alluding to an old joke about his psychic-like talent. more…
publication date: Thursday, February 27, 2014
clue: This socialist candidate came out of (far) left field to become Bolivia's first native leader.
explanation: Morales, a democratic socialist, was the first ethnically indigenous president of Bolivia. more…
publication date: Wednesday, February 26, 2014
clue: iCan't expect you to know every highly-paid Nickelodeon superstar, iGuess.
explanation: Cosgrove starred in iCarly. more…
publication date: Tuesday, February 25, 2014
clue: His co-stars have included superspy Jack Ryan, a talking pig, and the Borg.
explanation: Cromwell starred in The Sum of All Fears, Babe, and Star Trek: First Contact. more…
trivia: This goo was originally created to represent Piglet in the "Hundred Acre Wood" theme.
publication date: Monday, February 24, 2014
clue: This visionary Frenchman may have foreseen five hundred years' worth of the future, or maybe we've just willfully interpreted his quatrains that way.
publication date: Friday, February 21, 2014
clue: In May, this tiger could become the the first openly gay professional in his sport.
explanation: A few weeks before this goo was published, Sam (a University of Missouri Tiger) made headlines by announcing his homosexuality soon before the NFL draft. more…