The Week of February 5, 2017 by CoenM

Champion(s):

Rhea428

LorinBurte
Get off my lawn!


Runner(s)-Up:


Quiz Description

I did not expect Lady Gaga to run through the doors in the border wall built by 84 Lumber to score the winning touchdown for the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LI.

Full Results:

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1 Rhea428 413 98 15
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1 LorinBurte 413 98 15
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3 HessJa 392 96 00
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4 MyrowitzJ 375 94 15
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5 jveditz 372 93 15
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6 MatthewsP 364 91 15
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7 gregariouschinchilla 361 90 15
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8 GoodmanDL 360 88 15
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9 EmilyT 346 86 15
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10 ChengB 340 84 15
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10 Kloefkorn 340 84 15
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12 MoyseyC 336 82 15
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13 v0max 327 80 15
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14 grimesr 322 79 15
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15 rouquinne 314 76 15
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15 jonah 314 76 15
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17 LiptonM 312 74 00
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18 ElendilPickle 306 73 15
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19 HightB 299 71 15
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20 ReinholdH 298 70 00
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21 DreyfusB 288 66 15
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21 GrahamJ 288 66 15
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21 WhitmireS 288 66 15
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24 LuskT 284 63 00
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25 HoH 283 62 15
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26 Matto 282 60 15
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27 IvixorB 281 59 15
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28 akambour 270 57 15
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29 CarterBurke 262 56 15
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30 HallR 255 54 15
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31 OBrienJ 244 51 15
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31 BringMoreLegos 244 51 15
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31 RautY 244 51 15
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34 Crow-T-Robot 233 48 15
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35 RichmondJ 231 45 15
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35 BClemens 231 45 00
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50 JCEurovision 203 23 00
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51 ChrisRosenberg 201 21 15
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51 OlewnickB 201 21 00
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53 KingJA 196 19 00
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60 RaiaB 171 8 00
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61 JJA 144 6 00
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62 DoyleE 141 5 00
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Questions:

Betsy DeVos was confirmed by the US Senate to become the next Secretary of Education, in a vote where Vice President Mike Pence had to cast the deciding vote to break a tie caused by two Republican Senators voting against DeVos. Name EITHER SENATOR who crossed party lines to vote no.

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Susan Collins or Lisa Murkowski

The FTC hit what ELECTRONICS COMPANY with a $2.2 million fine for using its TVs to capture customer information from over 11 million devices, which they then sold to third parties?

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Vizio

Protests continue in what EUROPEAN COUNTRY, where an emergency order decriminalizing some forms of corruption undermined confidence in the government of PM Sorin Grindeanu, which has only been in power since January 4th?

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Romania

The US Senate used Rule XIX, which states in part, "No Senator in debate shall, directly or indirectly, by any form of words impute to another Senator or to other Senators any conduct or motive unworthy or unbecoming a Senator," to rebuke what SENATOR for her attempt to read a letter from Coretta Scott King while arguing against the confirmation of Jeff Sessions as Attorney General?

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Elizabeth Warren

Officials in this COUNTRY denied reports that it revoked permission for US special forces to undertake ground operations in the aftermath of a US raid that killed 23 civilians and a US Navy SEAL while failing to nab AQAP leader Qassim al-Rimi?

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Yemen

Pope Francis spoke out at the ongoing abuse of what COUNTRY's Rohingya minority, Muslims in a predominantly Buddhist country who have faced violence and forced migration to Bangladesh?

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Myanmar

Several current and former White House officials stated that what NATIONAL SECURITY ADVISOR did discuss sanctions against Russia with their ambassador to the US before Trump's inauguration?

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Michael Flynn

What COUNTRY announced a $30,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of former president Alejandro Toledo, who is accused of taking $20 million in bribes from Brazilian companies seeking government contracts?

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Peru

Syria rejected a report by this ORGANIZATION that over 13,000 people were killed in mass hanging at the Saydnaya prison between 2011 and 2015?

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Amnesty International

Melania Trump re-filed a lawsuit against what U.K. NEWSPAPER, alleging that the paper's claim that she once worked as an escort damaged her ability to profit off of being the First Lady of the United States?

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Daily Mail

In other monetizing the presidency news, the President and Kellyanne Conway raised ethics questions by making statements related to this RETAILER's decision to drop Ivanka Trump's clothing line from stores, citing poor sales rather than political motivations?

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Nordstroms

Yale University announced that it would be changing the name of Calhoun College to honor what ALUMNA, a Navy admiral and pioneer in computer science?

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Grace Hopper