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Jackson was a fan of the show and called creator Matt Groening one night offering to do a guest spot.

Who should have a guest spot on TV shows?

That guy will make a guest spot on our show tonight.

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Some suggestions:

A. Jackson was a fan of Matt Groening, who created ["Family Guy"(?)], so he called him one night to offer Groening a guest spot on his show.

B. Who should be given a guest spot on TV shows?

C. That guy will grace us with his presence in a guest spot on our show tonight.

People do not do, have, or make a guest spot; rather, they can be offered, given, or be present in a guest spot. In each case, guest spot is either a direct object of the verb (to offer/should be given), or the object of the preposition (with his presence), both of which are nouns. Someone who is better versed in grammatical terms than I could probably pick apart my analysis, but the examples I give should nevertheless be valid.

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