publication date: Wednesday, January 29, 2014 (part of Winter 2014)

category: Government

clue: Camden was better off without this corrupt politician.

explanation: Errichetti's acceptance of bribes was exposed by the ABSCAM investigation, inspiring the film American Hustle. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Richard Slominsky, Joanna Woods, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, and Aaron Shurtleff

It's an Honor Just to Be Nominated: 2013 was a great year for movies, and that's reflected in the impressive array of titles nominated for Academy Awards. These five goos are the real historical figures depicted in some of the nominated films. If you can guess all five, try your hand at Predict the Oscars to win a prize.

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LaVonne Lemler joined Funeratic 13 years ago today.

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