María Belén Chapur
publication date: Saturday, December 12, 2009 (part of Round XLI)
clue: Argentina is a long way from the Appalachian Trail.
explanation: Chapur was discovered to be the mistress of South Carolina governor Mark Sanford, who disappeared while visiting her in June 2009 and claimed to be hiking the Appalachian Trail. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Erik Bates, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, Tony Peters, Ryan Dunn, Sarah Kyle, Walter Chesser, Jesse King, and Melissa Anderson
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