This celebrity goo was created by player Steve West.
Scott Hardie provided the category, made minor changes to the clue provided by Steve, and wrote the explanation.

publication date: Friday, January 18, 2013 (part of Winter 2013)

category: Government

clue: While not spending his time inventing the Internet, this former VP is looking to earn his second Nobel.

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Richard Slominsky, Joanna Woods, Denise Sawicki, Steve Dunn, Erik Bates, and Scott Hardie

Born in DC: Washington isn't just the capital of the nation; it's a bustling city with a unique culture. These five Americans were all born in the District of Columbia. This theme was created by Steve West.

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