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1. David Dausman -- Former Wellston police officer charged this week with corruption by a public servant, patronizing a prostitute and felony drug delivery. Dausman allegedly paid for sex with heroin and faces federal charges of making and possessing counterfeit money.
3. Arnie Robbins -- Editor of the Post-Dispatch who fired columnist Sylvester Brown this week for allegedly violating the paper's ethics policies.
4. Sylvester Brown -- The fired columnist who held a press conference Monday accusing his employer of retaliation and racial discrimination.
5. Kasey Johnes -- The 37-year-old teacher at Edwardsville High School charged this week with criminal sexual assault and aggravated criminal sexual abuse for having sex with a 17-year-old student.
*The original photo that ran with the Tea Party nomination was removed by request. We did not intend to associate any one individual at this event as a "tea bagger" -- or, for that matter, as an "Ass Clown."