publication date: Monday, July 8, 2013 (part of Summer 2013)

category: Television

clue: The cella caldaria was too intense for one of Jersey's most infamous sons.

explanation: In ancient Rome, the "cella caldaria" was a hot room in the public baths. Gandolini, famous for playing a New Jersey mob boss, died in a hotel bathroom in Rome. more…

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

Bathroom Break: For Steve West's birthday, here are five celebrities who have experienced bad luck in bathrooms, inspired by Steve's plumbing woes. All five goos are extra difficult, because that's the way Steve likes them.

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Happy anniversary!

Chris Lemler joined Funeratic 11 years ago today.