The Week of December 17, 2017 by CoenM

Champion(s):

IyerM


Runner(s)-Up:

BidlackB


Quiz Description

Merry/Happy Everything!

Full Results:

Rank Player Total %ile 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Money Value (% Incorrect): 09 09 30 38 45 22 17 60 15 66 27 23
1 IyerM 365 99 15
15
15
15
38
15
45
15
15
15
60
15
15
15
15
27
15
2 BidlackB 358 97 15
15
15
15
38
15
45
15
15
15
60
15
00
15
27
15
23
3 RichmondJ 350 95 15
15
15
15
15
45
15
15
15
60
15
15
15
15
27
15
23
4 grimesr 348 94 15
15
15
15
38
15
45
15
15
17
15
60
15
00
15
15
23
5 TimL 346 92 15
09
15
15
15
38
15
45
15
15
15
15
15
66
00
15
23
6 srs 328 90 15
15
15
15
38
15
15
15
15
60
15
15
00
15
27
15
23
7 jveditz 327 89 00
15
00
15
38
15
45
15
22
15
15
60
15
00
15
27
15
8 BClemens 323 87 15
15
15
15
38
15
45
15
15
15
60
15
15
15
00
00
15
9 KelsoT 321 85 15
15
15
30
00
00
15
45
15
15
15
15
15
15
66
15
15
9 LorinBurte 321 85 15
09
15
15
15
15
45
15
15
15
60
15
15
00
15
27
15
11 Michalle 320 82 15
15
00
15
38
15
45
00
15
15
60
15
15
00
15
27
15
12 akambour 308 81 15
15
15
15
38
15
15
22
15
15
60
15
15
00
00
15
23
13 GoodmanDL 302 79 15
09
15
15
15
38
15
45
15
15
15
60
00
15
00
00
15
14 AmmermanA 298 77 15
15
15
15
38
15
45
15
15
00
15
15
00
15
27
15
23
15 KPope 297 76 15
15
00
15
15
15
22
15
15
60
15
15
00
15
27
15
23
16 BarthR 276 73 15
09
15
09
00
00
15
45
15
15
00
00
15
66
15
27
15
16 Kloefkorn 276 73 15
15
15
30
00
15
45
15
22
15
17
00
15
00
15
27
15
18 Tarn 275 71 15
15
15
30
15
38
00
00
00
15
60
15
00
00
15
27
15
19 MatthewsP 274 69 15
15
15
00
00
00
15
22
15
15
60
15
15
15
15
27
15
20 Longford 268 68 15
09
15
15
00
00
15
22
15
15
60
15
15
00
15
27
15
21 ADeLong 264 66 15
09
15
09
15
30
00
00
15
15
15
15
15
15
66
00
15
22 MartaMJackson 263 64 15
15
09
15
15
15
15
22
15
17
00
15
15
15
27
15
23
23 rwv37 261 63 00
15
00
15
00
15
22
15
17
15
60
15
15
00
15
27
15
24 MartinJ2 255 60 15
09
15
09
15
30
00
15
45
15
15
00
15
15
15
27
00
24 RautY 255 60 15
09
15
09
15
15
15
45
15
00
00
15
15
15
15
27
15
26 MercureT 254 58 15
00
00
15
38
15
45
00
15
00
00
15
15
66
00
00
15
27 GrahamJ 253 56 15
00
00
15
15
38
15
45
15
00
00
15
00
15
27
15
23
28 WinchellV 252 54 15
09
15
15
15
38
00
15
15
17
00
15
15
15
15
15
23
28 DeeKay 252 54 15
15
15
30
00
15
15
22
15
00
15
15
00
15
27
15
23
30 MirandaM 248 51 00
15
00
15
38
15
45
15
22
00
15
15
15
00
00
15
23
31 DreyfusB 242 50 15
15
09
15
15
38
00
00
00
15
15
60
15
15
00
00
15
32 HomerS 240 48 15
09
15
15
15
15
15
22
15
17
00
15
15
15
15
27
00
33 HightB 239 45 15
09
15
00
00
15
45
15
15
00
15
15
00
15
27
15
23
33 MurphyCD 239 45 15
09
15
00
15
38
15
45
00
00
00
15
15
15
15
27
00
35 Vendy12 237 43 15
15
15
30
15
38
00
15
22
00
00
15
00
00
15
27
15
36 leftic 235 41 15
09
15
09
15
00
15
45
15
22
15
00
15
15
00
15
15
37 HoH 233 40 15
09
15
15
30
15
00
15
15
17
00
15
15
00
15
27
15
38 DreierR 232 38 15
09
15
09
15
00
15
15
22
15
00
15
15
15
15
27
15
39 ElendilPickle 231 36 15
09
15
15
30
00
15
45
00
15
00
15
15
00
15
27
00
40 apeekrtr 225 35 15
09
15
15
00
00
15
22
15
17
00
15
15
15
15
27
15
41 BeckerJ3 218 33 15
00
15
15
38
15
15
22
15
00
15
15
00
00
00
15
23
42 JohnRoerty 217 31 15
09
15
09
15
00
00
15
22
15
00
15
15
15
15
27
15
42 MoyseyC 217 31 15
09
15
09
00
15
00
15
22
15
15
15
15
00
15
27
15
44 gaufqwi 213 28 15
09
15
09
15
15
00
00
15
15
15
60
15
00
00
00
15
45 HumbabaORiley 207 27 00
15
15
30
00
00
00
15
22
15
00
15
00
15
27
15
23
46 MorrisonSJ 205 25 15
09
15
15
15
38
15
00
00
00
15
15
15
00
00
15
23
47 Timm 204 23 15
09
15
15
00
00
00
15
22
15
00
15
15
15
15
15
23
48 ecpekkle 197 22 15
09
15
09
15
00
00
15
15
17
00
15
15
00
15
27
15
49 Nicole 196 20 15
09
15
00
00
15
38
00
15
15
17
00
15
00
15
27
00
50 ChrisRosenberg 182 18 15
09
15
09
15
30
00
00
15
15
17
00
00
00
15
27
00
50 RobinJRichards 182 18 15
09
15
15
30
15
38
00
00
00
00
15
15
00
15
00
00
52 KlionskyG 181 15 15
09
15
15
30
15
00
15
22
15
00
00
15
00
00
00
15
53 pstein 179 13 15
09
15
00
00
00
15
00
15
00
15
15
00
15
27
15
23
54 gregariouschinchilla 164 12 15
09
15
00
15
38
00
00
15
15
00
00
00
00
15
27
00
55 Nekton 160 10 15
09
15
09
15
30
15
00
00
15
22
15
00
00
00
00
00
56 lorijane 156 9 15
15
09
00
00
00
00
00
00
15
15
15
15
00
15
27
15
57 ArunH 153 7 15
09
15
09
00
15
38
00
15
22
15
00
00
00
00
00
00
58 MatchenD 128 5 15
09
15
00
15
00
00
00
15
17
00
00
00
15
27
00
00
59 brando3429 120 4 15
09
15
09
15
00
00
00
00
00
15
00
00
00
15
27
00
60 BringMoreLegos 99 2 00
00
00
00
00
15
22
15
17
00
15
15
00
00
00
00
00
61 DouglasLovesVixey 75 1 15
00
00
00
00
15
45
00
00
00
00
00
00
00
00
00
00

Questions:

A fire led to an 11 hour power outage at what US AIRPORT, leading to the cancellation of over 1100 flights and stranding tens of thousands of passengers?

Click to Reveal Answer
Hartsfield-Jackson International (Atlanta)

What US SENATOR missed the vote on the tax reform bill after returning home to focus on rehab and physical therapy after being hospitalized for a viral infection?

Click to Reveal Answer
John McCain

An Amtrak train making an inaugural run on a route between Seattle and WHAT OTHER CITY derailed when it entered a curve with a 30 mph speed limit at 80 mph, killing three?

Click to Reveal Answer
Portland

Cyril Ramaphosa was elected the new head of what POLITICAL PARTY, defeating the former head of the African Union Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, who is also the outgoing party president's ex-wife?

Click to Reveal Answer
African National Congress (ANC)

Conservative former president Sebastián Piñera won re-election to lead what SOUTH AMERICAN COUNTRY, where he will succeed current president Michelle Bachelet?

Click to Reveal Answer
Chile

The US government publicly accused what COUNTRY of being behind the WannaCry malware attack last May that infected upwards of 300,000 computers and crippled the UK's National Health Service?

Click to Reveal Answer
North Korea

In a speech intended to outline US national security policy, Donald Trump referred to Russia and WHAT OTHER COUNTRY as "rival powers" to the US, leading that country's foreign ministry to respond that the US should "abandon outdated ideas of Cold War mentality and the zero-sum game?"

Click to Reveal Answer
People's Republic of China

What EUROPEAN COUNTRY faces sanctions from the EU for judicial reforms, including increased political involvement in appointments and a lower retirement age?

Click to Reveal Answer
Poland

Josh Randle, the president of what ORGANIZATION, was one of three senior leaders to resign in the wake of leaked emails where they criticized past winners, including comments on physical appearance and sexual history?

Click to Reveal Answer
Miss America

A CDC report noted that there were over 63000 opioid overdose deaths in the US in 2016, led by what US STATE, whose rate of overdoses was 2.5 times higher than the national average?

Click to Reveal Answer
West Virginia

The White House refuted a story in the New York Times that in a Cabinet meeting over the summer, Donald Trump remarked that immigrants from what COUNTRY "all have AIDS?"

Click to Reveal Answer
Haiti

The US announced an agreement to provide what EUROPEAN COUNTRY with Javelin anti-tank missiles, drawing anger from Russia, who often runs tanks through its eastern region?

Click to Reveal Answer
Ukraine