publication date: Friday, June 3, 2005 (part of Round XXV)

category: Government

clue: This politician's trial-by-fire was last year's presidential campaign.

explanation: Edwards was a Democratic presidential (and later vice-presidential) candidate in 2004, the year before this goo was published. The word "trial" refers to his past as a trial attorney. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Dave Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Chris McKinnon, Mihai Rusu, E. M., Bob Miller, and Derrek White

This goo represented John R. Edwards in "Don't I Know You from Somewhere?" Week. Each goo was named after a Funeratic site member.



Similar Goos

Adolf Hitler

This German architect of death became one of the most reviled leaders in world history. Go »

Jalal Talabani

Here's one member of the Talaban that the Bush administration can really get behind. Go »

Hamid Karzai

Amid turmoil, this Bush-approved politician became the first elected leader in his nation's history. Go »

Yael Dayan

This former Lieutenant and newspaper columnist has become something of a political renegade fighting for women's rights and gay rights. Go »

Bella Abzug

This colorful New York politician is celebrated for her championing of Equal Rights for women. Go »

Kim Jong-un

North Koreans hope (or do they?) that like grandfather and father, like grandson and son. Go »