The Week of February 11, 2018 by CoenM

Champion(s):

LorinBurte
Get off my lawn!

PolinskyL
If you're gonna procrastinate, do it right


Runner(s)-Up:


Quiz Description

Full Results:

Rank Player Total %ile 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Money Value (% Incorrect): 16 46 48 67 22 02 11 51 32 50 72 58
1 PolinskyL 433 98 15
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1 LorinBurte 433 98 15
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3 BrezinaD 424 95 15
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4 BarthR 417 93 15
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5 akambour 386 92 15
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6 gregariouschinchilla 384 90 15
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7 KashyapN 373 88 15
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8 WinchellV 363 86 15
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9 srs 358 84 15
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9 MirandaM 358 84 15
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11 GrahamJ 355 81 15
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12 BClemens 342 79 15
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13 MoyseyC 340 78 15
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14 felsenheldd 337 74 15
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14 jveditz 337 74 15
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14 Michalle 337 74 15
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17 KingJA 329 71 15
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18 creedofhubris 318 69 15
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19 grimesr 316 67 15
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20 ElendilPickle 311 65 15
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21 GoodmanDL 309 63 15
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21 Timm 309 63 15
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23 MorrisonSJ 304 60 00
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24 TimL 303 58 15
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25 DreyfusB 299 57 15
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26 MatchenD 298 55 15
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27 RichmondJ 277 52 15
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27 AmmermanA 277 52 15
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29 LiptonM 276 49 15
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29 rwv37 276 49 15
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31 RabinK 273 46 15
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32 IvixorB 259 44 00
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33 lorijane 253 42 00
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34 Vendy12 248 41 15
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35 RautY 244 38 15
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35 helene 244 38 15
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37 IyerM 238 35 15
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38 GarciaD 237 33 00
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38 Crow-T-Robot 237 33 15
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40 KPope 232 30 15
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41 ChrisRosenberg 223 28 15
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42 leftic 217 27 15
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43 RobinJRichards 213 25 15
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44 RonningD 193 23 15
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45 MartaMJackson 191 21 15
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46 gaufqwi 188 20 15
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47 Nicole 167 18 15
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48 RyO 161 16 15
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49 BringMoreLegos 141 14 00
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50 PipkeR 124 13 00
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51 JCEurovision 121 11 15
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52 DoyleE 119 9 00
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53 JJA 109 7 00
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54 DouglasLovesVixey 95 5 15
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54 HumbabaORiley 95 5 15
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56 Ren 73 2 00
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57 ArunH 48 1 15
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Questions:

Ukrainian security officers took Mikheil Saakashvili, the former president of what COUNTRY, into custody and deported him to Poland, from where he originallyo entered the Ukraine (illegally, according to the Ukrainian government) last September?

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Georgia

What CHARITY's deputy chief executive, Penny Lawrence, resigned as allegations that its workers traded aid for sex while stationed in Haiti after its 2010 earthquake and in Chad during the Darfur refugee crisis?

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Oxfam International

The California insurance commissioner initiated an investigation into what HEALTH INSURER when a former medical director, Dr. Jay Ken Iinuma, admitted that he made coverage decisions on policyholders without reviewing their medical records?

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Aetna

What GUN MANUFACTURER announced it would file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, citing "receding fears that guns will become more heavily regulated" as the main driver for a $28 million operating loss for 2017?

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Remington

What MIDDLE EASTERN PRIME MINISTER may face bribery charges after police said they found sufficient evidence in two cases, one involving gifts from foreign businessmen, the other favors for a newspaper?

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Benjamin Netanyahu

A British court held that what WIKILEAKS FOUNDER still needs to face a British warrant for jumping bail, even though the Swedish sexual assault case that precipitated his bail jumping was dismissed last year?

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Julian Assange

What FORMER PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE announced his candidacy for the US Senate seat for Utah currently held by the retiring Orrin Hatch?

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Mitt Romney

While Donald Trump vowed to protect American school children in the wake of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, the White House refused to release the photo of Trump signing legislation rescinding an Obama-era rule requiring what FEDERAL ADMINISTRATION to provide the names of individuals too mentally ill to handle their own disability payments to the Justice Department to add to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System?

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Social Security Administration

What COUNTRY declared a state of emergency one day after the surprise resignation of its prime minister, Hailemariam Desalegn, who stepped down in hopes of ending years of unrest centered in its Oromia and Amhara regions?

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Ethiopia

The US Securities and Exchange Commission rejected a deal that would have seen a Chinese company merge with what CITY's stock exchange, stating that the deal failed to meet rules regarding stock exchanges and had a proposed management structure that the SEC found they would not be able to fully oversee?

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Chicago

What ST. PETERSBURG-BASED ORGANIZATION was cited in the second paragraph of Robert Muller’s indictment, which claims it and a number of individuals worked to “defraud the United States by impairing, obstructing, and defeating the lawful functions of the government through fraud and deceit for the purpose of interfering with the U.S. political and electoral processes, including the presidential election of 2016?”

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Internet Research Agency

David Shulkin, the Cabinet secretary for what DEPARTMENT OF THE US GOVERNMENT, came under fire for using taxpayer funds to bring his wife on a European trip last summer?

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Veterans Affairs