publication date: Monday, March 30, 2009 (part of Round XXXIX)
clue: The Bayou didn't expect to erupt in this kind of controversy.
explanation: Jindal was governor of Louisiana. Shortly before this goo was published, he made a controversial public speech condemning some items in President Obama's stimulus package, including volcano relief ("erupt"). more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Richard Slominsky, Joanna Woods, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Tony Peters, Ryan Dunn, Sarah Kyle, Jason Lemler, and Vicki Moore