publication date: Wednesday, June 13, 2012 (part of Summer 2012)

category: Government

clue: In the volatile race for the current GOP presidential nomination, this Minnesota governor turned out to be all bark, no bite.

explanation: Pawlenty dropped out of the 2012 GOP race early, citing lack of traction with voters. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, LaVonne Lemler, Samir Mehta, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Richard Slominsky, Joanna Woods, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Erik Bates, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, Tony Peters, and Ryan Dunn

In the Doghouse: The dog days of summer are here: This week, Celebrity Goo Game goes to the dogs, nominally speaking. Fetch the right answers and try not to waste time barking up the wrong tree.

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