Gustavo Díaz Ordaz
This celebrity goo was created by player Lori Lancaster.
Scott Hardie provided the source image, gooed image, and category, made minor changes to the clue provided by Lori, and wrote the explanation.
publication date: Friday, August 22, 2008 (part of Round XXXV)
clue: While maintaining the economy and his numerous changes were all good things, he'd still go down in history for what he ordered.
explanation: Ordaz was President of Mexico from 1964 to 1970, known for his authoritarian rule, including the shooting of hundreds of protesting students in 1968. He tried to build a platform of economic stability and agricultural reform. more…