The Week of March 11, 2018 by CoenM

Champion(s):

BarthR
L’enfer, c’est les autres.


Runner(s)-Up:

EdwardsT
Yes, I will have another


Quiz Description

Full Results:

Rank Player Total %ile 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Money Value (% Incorrect): 43 57 21 43 28 14 00 06 15 08 02 53
1 BarthR 404 99 15
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2 EdwardsT 397 97 15
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3 HessJa 375 96 15
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28
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14
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53
4 zerocrates 358 94 15
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57
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5 Rhea428 352 93 15
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08
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6 RichmondJ 350 92 15
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57
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00
7 NullDiggity 347 90 15
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57
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21
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08
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8 WinchellV 332 89 15
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9 creedofhubris 328 87 15
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10 LorinBurte 322 85 15
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10 MoyseyC 322 85 15
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12 BClemens 316 83 15
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13 RalliP 314 81 15
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14 RautY 313 80 15
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15 MatchenD 307 78 15
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16 Nicole 303 77 00
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17 akambour 302 76 15
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18 KashyapN 301 74 15
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19 gregariouschinchilla 299 73 15
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20 Ren 296 70 00
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20 MartinJ2 296 70 00
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20 petkunm 296 70 00
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23 RobinJRichards 295 67 15
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24 TaylorMA 294 65 15
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25 GoodmanDL 293 64 00
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26 BeckerJ3 286 62 15
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26 Michalle 286 62 15
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28 Vicun-YAH 285 59 15
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28 Commodore 285 59 15
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30 lorijane 281 57 15
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31 apeekrtr 279 55 15
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32 srs 275 54 00
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00
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33 Vendy12 274 52 15
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34 MirandaM 273 51 15
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35 wouterst 271 50 00
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36 TimL 270 48 00
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37 ADSanchez 265 46 15
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37 DreyfusB 265 46 15
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39 HightB 260 44 15
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40 Timm 252 42 00
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41 KennellyA 236 41 15
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42 BrezinaD 235 39 15
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43 ElendilPickle 230 38 15
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44 felsenheldd 222 36 00
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45 ArunH 221 34 00
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45 TerrieV 221 34 00
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45 JeziorskiM 221 34 15
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48 jveditz 216 31 15
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49 LiptonM 214 29 15
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50 KPope 213 27 00
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50 AmmermanA 213 27 15
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52 Longford 212 25 00
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53 ChrisRosenberg 206 22 00
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53 BorisGr 206 22 00
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53 GarciaD 206 22 00
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56 gaufqwi 198 19 00
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57 Tarn 185 18 00
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58 LasiterK 183 16 00
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59 IyerM 182 15 00
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60 helene 177 13 00
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61 rwv37 170 12 00
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62 DreierR 168 10 00
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62 BringMoreLegos 168 10 15
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64 JCEurovision 162 7 00
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64 RobichauxJ 162 7 00
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66 DoyleE 155 4 15
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66 brando3429 155 4 00
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68 Crow-T-Robot 147 2 00
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69 DouglasLovesVixey 15 1 00
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Questions:

What WORLD LEADER, along with his finance minister Taro Aso, was reported to have had their names removed from emails that may implicate them in a cronyism scandal involving the sale of state-owned property to a school operator with ties to the PM's wife?

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Shinzo Abe

The National Rifle Association sued the state of Florida over its recently-passed gun bill, claiming the law violates both the 2nd Amendment to the US Constitution and what CLAUSE of the 14th Amendment, due to its age restriction on the purchase of rifles?

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Equal Protection Clause

What DEMOCRAT narrowly defeated Tea Party "Trump before there was Trump" Republican Rick Saccone in a special election to fill a US House seat in Pennsylvania in a district that Donald Trump won by 20 points in 2016?

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Conor Lamb

The Trump administration blocked Chinese chipmaker Broadcom's bid to acquire what US WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY COMPANY, citing national security concerns and the deal's potential effect on the development of 5G wireless technology?

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Qualcomm

Just two days after the final piece was installed, a pedestrian bridge at what AMERICAN UNIVERSITY collapsed, killing at least six people when their vehicles were crushed?

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Florida International University

Donald Trump finally got around to firing Rex Tillerson, and named what CIA DIRECTOR as his nominee to become the new Secretary of State?

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Mike Pompeo

What PHYSICIST, known for his work in cosmology and the book A Brief History of Time, passed away at the age of 76?

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Stephen Hawking

What SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM came under fire when it was reported that Cambridge Analytica, a political data firm founded by Stephen Bannon and Republican mega-donor Robert Mercer to support the Trump presidential campaign, harvested data from it without the platform notifying individuals whose data was accessed?

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Facebook

Donald Trump finally got Attorney General Jeff Sessions to fire what DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF THE FBI, who is alleged to have misled investigators regarding his role in the release of information regarding the bureau's investigation into Hillary Clinton's handing of her email?

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Andrew McCabe

What RETAILER made the inevitable public when CEO Dave Brandon announced it would not be able to emerge from bankruptcy and would thus close, putting 30,000 Americans out of work?

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Toys R Us

The US Food and Drug Administration announced its intention to reduce the amount of what SUBSTANCE in cigarettes, in the hopes of making them less addictive?

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nicotine

Ford issued a recall for 1.4 million Ford Fusion and Lincoln MKZ cars due to a defect where what PART may detach during operation due to loose bolts?

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steering wheel