publication date: Friday, September 9, 2011 (part of Fall 2011)

category: Controversy

clue: New York's finest served their city in its hour of need, but it took ten years to give thanks in his name

explanation: Zadroga was a police officer whose 2006 may or may not have been caused by particles inhaled during his work at Ground Zero. A law named after him that would may some medical expenses for 9/11 first responders was finally passed in 2011. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, Chris Lemler, Richard Slominsky, Justin Woods, Joanna Woods, Erik Bates, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, and Ryan Dunn

9/11 Remembrance: It's been ten years since the attacks on the World Trade Center and Pentagon, but Americans have not forgotten the heroes and villains of that day. These five famous figures will forever be associated with September 11, 2001.

Similar Goos

Todd Beamer

like his fellow passengers on United 93, he knew when it was time to roll Go »

Osama bin Laden

terrorist leader who got justice, ten years later Go »

Khalid Sheikh Mohammed

the Kuwaiti architect of 9/11 and other plots might consider Cuba a permanent residence Go »

Betty Ong

Chinatown remembers the contributions its daughter made in the air on 9/11 Go »

Slobodan MiloŇ°ević

Slobodan didn't get to be President by hating Albanians... Wait, yes he did. Go »

Mahlon Haines

Put your socks on if you're going to step foot in this guy's house. Go »