The Week of September 24, 2017 by CoenM

Champion(s):

akambour
Full price for gum? That dog won't hunt, monsignor!


Runner(s)-Up:

PolinskyL
If you're gonna procrastinate, do it right

lshultz82


Quiz Description

Full Results:

Rank Player Total %ile 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Money Value (% Incorrect): 44 39 57 13 02 13 08 20 19 60 53 48
1 akambour 402 99 15
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2 PolinskyL 378 96 15
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2 lshultz82 378 96 00
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4 RichmondJ 372 94 15
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5 gregariouschinchilla 362 93 15
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6 LorinBurte 359 91 15
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7 srs 354 90 15
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8 EggCzar 351 88 15
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9 MoyseyC 349 86 15
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10 dlivasy 343 85 15
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11 WareD 342 83 15
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12 ecpekkle 339 82 15
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13 KashyapN 332 80 15
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14 TaylorMA 318 79 00
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15 HightB 312 77 00
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16 DreyfusB 310 76 15
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17 Kloefkorn 305 74 15
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18 Crow-T-Robot 304 73 00
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19 BarthR 298 71 15
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20 MorrisK 296 70 15
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21 MatchenD 286 68 00
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22 RebstockJ 283 66 00
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23 JudyD 281 65 15
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24 IyerM 273 63 15
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25 MirandaM 271 62 15
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26 ElendilPickle 270 60 15
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27 FeitelD 265 59 15
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28 NullDiggity 263 57 00
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29 jveditz 259 56 00
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30 JeziorskiM 256 54 15
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31 Michalle 254 53 00
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32 TimL 248 51 15
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33 Timm 247 50 15
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34 DugglebyB 242 48 00
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35 Longford 239 46 15
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36 RonningD 235 45 15
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37 rouquinne 233 43 15
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38 Commodore 229 42 15
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39 KreitzerJ 227 40 00
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40 Vendy12 226 39 15
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41 GoodmanDL 219 36 15
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41 Tarn 219 36 00
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41 BregantJessie 219 36 00
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44 ArunH 218 33 15
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45 apeekrtr 215 31 15
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46 AinslieM 213 30 00
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47 felsenheldd 205 28 00
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48 GrahamJ 199 26 00
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49 KPope 198 25 15
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50 lorijane 197 23 00
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51 Troydozzy 178 22 15
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52 LiptonM 176 20 15
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53 RabinK 174 19 00
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54 JCEurovision 173 17 00
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55 helene 166 16 15
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56 HoH 165 14 15
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57 BringMoreLegos 157 13 00
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58 YuC 146 11 00
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59 HallR 144 10 00
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60 RobinJRichards 142 8 00
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61 rwv37 116 6 00
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62 HumbabaORiley 88 5 00
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63 DouglasLovesVixey 60 3 00
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64 VenguswamyK 40 2 00
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65 GoldsteinB 15 1 00
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Questions:

Large rockslides on consecutive days killed one and injured two at what LANDMARK within Yosemite National Park?

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El Capitan

What AFRICAN COUNTRY was added to the revised Trump administration travel ban, claiming it doesn't share information adequately and the activity of terror organizations in or near it, even though it is also a consistent partner in anti-terror operations?

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Chad

Angela Merkel won a fourth term as German chancellor, but is faced with forming a new ruling coalition as what PARTY announced it would stop being the CDU's ruling partner and enter opposition?

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Social Democrats (SPD)

What PRIME MINISTER OF JAPAN called a snap election for late October, hoping to earn a mandate for planned economic reforms and his hard-line stance against North Korea?

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Shinzo Abe

What COUNTRY announced that they would be removing restrictions that effectively ban women from driving, which should see the first female drivers hitting the road next June?

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Saudi Arabia

Twitter announced it would allow a group of users to test an increased limit of how many CHARACTERS per tweet?

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280

A referendum held by what ETHNIC GROUP in Iraq supported independence, leading to the central government banning international flights from the airport in Erbil?

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Kurds

What FORMER STATE SUPREME COURT JUSTICE knocked off incumbent Luther Strange in Alabama's Republican primary for the US Senate seat formerly held by Jeff Sessions?

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Roy Moore

Roughly a week after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, the Trump administration approved a 10 day waiver of what LAW that requires goods shipped between US ports to be carried on US ships, whose enforcement was seen as slowing down recovery?

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Jones Act (Merchant Marine Act of 1920)

The White House unveiled a framework for its planned tax overhaul, one aspect of which is the reduction of seven tax brackets to three, and a reduction of the top bracket to what PERCENTAGE of income?

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35

What is the NAME of this US city mayor? (edited at 7:23 pm, October 1, 2017 (PDT))

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Carmen Yulin Cruz (edited at 7:23 pm, October 1, 2017 (PDT))

What INDIAN CITY saw 22 killed in a stampede at the Elphinstone train station when commuters feared that a pedestrian bridge was collapsing?

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Mumbai