This celebrity goo was created by player Russ Wilhelm.
Scott Hardie provided the category and difficulty, made minor changes to the clue provided by Russ, and wrote the explanation.
publication date: Thursday, February 11, 2016 (part of Winter 2016)
clue: One minute you're famished; the next minute you find a sucker to appease your appetite.
explanation: Lewis, nicknamed "Hungry Joe," was a con man who was the first to use the saying, "There's a sucker born every minute." more…
intended difficulty: hard
solved by: LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, and Joanna Woods
trivia: Three players guessed Armin Meiwes.
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Gareth JonesThis may be rather heartless of me, but irony has to make you wonder if getting into character is what killed this actor. Go »
Lizzie BordenYou didn't have to be crazy to hatchet your parents in 1892... But history says you were. Go »
Paul RevereListen my friends of Longfellow's write
Which was mostly a lie of this fellow's flight Go »