Even the most upstanding of citizens can lose their temper. Heads of state, children's entertainers, and more unlikely offenders have been photographed flashing the rudest digit in public. Here are five fingers you wouldn't expect to see upraised.



Adele

publication date: Friday, October 4, 2013

category: Music

clue: This singer is rumoured to have a fiery temper in private.

explanation: Adele scored hits with "Rumour Has It" and "Set Fire to the Rain." more…

solved by: Steve West, Russ Wilhelm, Justin Woods, Joanna Woods, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Denise Sawicki, Matthew Preston, Mike Rothstein, and Steve Dunn


Fred Rogers

publication date: Thursday, October 3, 2013

category: Television

clue: This minister never taught children an unneighborly gesture.

explanation: Rogers hosted Mr. Roger's Neighborhood. more…

solved by: Steve West, Russ Wilhelm, Justin Woods, Samir Mehta, Joanna Woods, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Matthew Preston, Mike Rothstein, and Steve Dunn


Katie Couric

publication date: Wednesday, October 2, 2013

category: Journalism

clue: There was something sour in the analogy about her "tarting up" the CBS Evening News.

explanation: When Couric was hired as the first female solo anchor of a network newscast, an executive made controversy by accusing CBS of only hiring her to "tart up" the show. more…

solved by: Steve West, Russ Wilhelm, Justin Woods, Samir Mehta, Joanna Woods, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Matthew Preston, Mike Rothstein, and Steve Dunn


Princess Diana

publication date: Tuesday, October 1, 2013

category: Royalty

clue: The People's Princess had a distinctly ignoble way of expressing frustration with the royal family.

solved by: Steve West, Russ Wilhelm, Justin Woods, Samir Mehta, Joanna Woods, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Matthew Preston, Mike Rothstein, and Steve Dunn


George W. Bush

publication date: Monday, September 30, 2013

category: Government

clue: This president had a one-finger answer for critics of his invasion of Iraq and handling of Hurricane Katrina.

solved by: Steve West, Russ Wilhelm, Justin Woods, Samir Mehta, Joanna Woods, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Matthew Preston, Mike Rothstein, and Steve Dunn


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