The Week of November 5, 2017 by CoenM

Champion(s):

LorinBurte
Get off my lawn!


Runner(s)-Up:

Travos


Quiz Description

Full Results:

Rank Player Total %ile 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Money Value (% Incorrect): 08 46 05 22 19 05 33 52 30 63 42 55
1 LorinBurte 402 99 15
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22
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52
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30
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63
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55
2 Travos 401 97 15
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52
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63
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55
3 jveditz 392 96 15
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19
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33
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63
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42
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55
4 TaylorMA 385 95 15
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46
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33
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63
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55
5 PolinskyL 384 93 15
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22
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33
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52
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42
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55
6 ChengB 383 92 15
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33
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63
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42
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7 BarthR 380 90 15
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22
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33
00
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63
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42
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55
8 LiptonM 373 89 15
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05
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33
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52
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9 MartaMJackson 363 87 15
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10 lshultz82 343 86 15
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22
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33
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63
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11 EdwardsT 341 85 15
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33
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12 Commodore 333 83 15
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52
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13 AdelmanM 331 82 15
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33
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14 wouterst 329 80 15
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33
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15 EggCzar 327 79 15
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16 srs 324 77 15
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17 Vendy12 311 75 15
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63
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17 grimesr 311 75 15
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19 BClemens 310 73 15
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33
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00
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55
20 MoyseyC 304 72 15
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21 GarciaD 300 70 15
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22 TimL 299 68 15
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63
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22 Lbr218 299 68 15
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63
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24 rouquinne 293 66 15
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25 Nicole 292 65 15
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26 AmmermanA 291 63 15
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27 RobinJRichards 290 62 15
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28 akambour 287 59 15
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28 apeekrtr 287 59 15
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28 gregariouschinchilla 287 59 15
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31 Ethan 284 56 15
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32 ecpekkle 283 55 15
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33 KingJA 275 53 15
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34 felsenheldd 272 52 15
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35 rwv37 261 50 15
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36 WhitmireS 252 49 15
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37 HoH 251 47 15
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38 IyerM 241 46 15
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39 GrahamJ 239 45 15
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40 DreyfusB 233 43 15
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41 tob 232 42 15
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42 GoodmanDL 227 40 15
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43 Kloefkorn 222 39 15
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44 MirandaM 221 37 00
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45 HallR 220 36 15
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46 RautY 212 35 15
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47 ArunH 209 33 15
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48 Michalle 207 31 15
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48 HightB 207 31 15
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50 helene 199 29 15
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51 HumbabaORiley 196 27 15
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52 MatchenD 180 26 15
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53 RonningD 176 24 00
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53 AinslieM 176 24 15
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55 lorijane 175 22 15
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56 KPope 172 20 15
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57 MatherV 171 19 15
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58 ADSanchez 163 17 15
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59 PipkeR 155 16 15
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60 Crow-T-Robot 150 15 15
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61 ElendilPickle 147 12 15
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61 Tarn 147 12 15
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63 Longford 144 10 15
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64 DoyleE 142 9 15
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65 JCEurovision 126 7 00
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66 BeningoS 125 6 15
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67 BringMoreLegos 97 5 15
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68 YuC 87 3 15
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69 DouglasLovesVixey 34 2 00
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70 casketromance 0 1 00
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Questions:

The office of what US SENATOR announced that he was injured more seriously than first reported after an altercation last week with a neighbor, Rene Boucher, which has left the senator with five broken ribs and lung contusions?

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Rand Paul

Saudi Arabia accused what NEIGHBORING COUNTRY of committing an "act of war" by allegedly supplying Yemen's Houthi rebels with a rocket launched at the Saudi capital last week?

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Iran

What US STATE saw Democrat Ralph Northam hold the governor's seat, beating former RNC chair Ed Gillespie? The state also saw an unexpected wave of Democratic candidates win in its House of Delegates. (edited at 6:12 am, November 13, 2017 (EST))

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Virginia

Meeting in the shadow of the APEC summit, representatives of 11 countries announced they had a new framework to revive what TRADE DEAL that the US withdrew from in January?

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Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP)

What COUNTRY's civil war apparently quieted down enough for it to announce it would join the Paris Accords on climate change, leaving the US as the only nation outside of the agreement?

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Syria

What CANDIDATE FOR US SENATE was accused of improper sexual conduct with four teenage girls in the 1970s, when he was a prosecutor in his 30s?

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Roy Moore

Citizens of what COUNTRY were calling for the return of former prime minister Saad Hariri, who resigned his post while on a visit to Saudi Arabia?

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Lebanon

The Justice Department threw an unexpected monkey wrench into the AT&T merger with Time Warner, as it asked that AT&T sell off either DirectTV or what OTHER COMPANY the parent company of CNN, which led to suspicion that the Justice Department's request is politically motivated? (edited at 4:44 pm, November 13, 2017 (EST))

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Turner Broadcasting

What FORMER TRUMP WHITE HOUSE FIGURE denied reports that he and his son negotiated a $15 million deal to kidnap cleric Fethullah Gulen and return him to Turkey?

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Michael Flynn

Time for another mini-theme (HallR patent pending), which we're calling "It's in All the Papers." A leak of over 13 million documents going by the name "Paradise Papers" gave additional insight into how the wealthy hide their money in offshore tax havens. The name "Paradise Papers" comes from the source of a majority of the documents, the Appleby law firm located in what BRITISH TERRITORY?

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Bermuda

What ROYAL got caught up in the Paradise Papers, which showed a $12 million investment by the Duchy of Lancaster, which provides the royal with their income?

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Queen Elizabeth II

What US CABINET SECRETARY hit a double whammy, turning up both as still having offshore investments that he's not disclosed or divested and that the company invested in - Navigator Holdings - has as a major client an energy company owned in part by Vladimir Putin's son in law?

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Wilbur Ross