The Week of September 15, 2019 by CoenM

Champion(s):

BarthR
L’enfer, c’est les autres.


Runner(s)-Up:

LorinBurte
Get off my lawn!


Quiz Description

Full Results:

Rank Player Total %ile 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Money Value (% Incorrect): 23 83 78 83 06 03 45 33 22 40 29 19
1 BarthR 502 99 15
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2 LorinBurte 487 97 15
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3 colleenw 385 96 15
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4 MoyseyC 380 95 15
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5 HumbabaORiley 373 93 15
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6 GoodmanDL 358 92 15
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7 EggCzar 355 90 15
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8 akambour 348 89 15
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9 srs 346 87 15
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10 CarthyP 343 86 00
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11 RichmondJ 329 85 15
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12 MirandaM 325 83 15
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13 imogen 318 82 15
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14 BClemens 314 80 15
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15 KingJA 310 79 15
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16 jc90 308 77 15
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17 orwant 306 76 00
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18 TWright17 300 75 15
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19 jnowell 272 72 15
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19 LiptonM 272 72 15
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21 IyerM 270 70 15
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22 HortonR 267 69 15
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23 MattK 260 66 15
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23 ElendilPickle 260 66 15
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23 watkinsAF 260 66 15
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26 YuC 257 63 15
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27 GarstJ 256 62 15
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28 griffism 254 60 15
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29 DeeKay 249 59 00
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30 MattaR 247 57 15
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31 GarciaD 246 56 15
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32 Michalle 241 55 15
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33 DreyfusB 240 53 15
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34 Tarn 238 52 15
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35 HightB 231 50 15
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36 McGeeDean 229 49 15
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37 morbeedo 226 47 00
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38 garrybl 221 46 00
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39 ecpekkle 215 44 15
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39 ChrisRosenberg 215 44 15
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41 Commodore 209 42 15
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42 MolinariR 207 40 15
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42 HoodM 207 40 15
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44 Vendy12 206 37 15
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45 Ren 205 36 15
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46 MatchenD 204 35 15
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47 KPope 202 33 15
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48 Atomiccoffey 201 32 15
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49 BringMoreLegos 194 30 00
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49 TimL 194 30 15
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51 LeungT 193 27 15
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52 Svoyager-11 190 26 15
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53 FauxD 185 24 15
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53 quarterrican 185 24 00
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55 LynchT 182 22 15
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56 Timm 180 20 15
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57 MortimerN 179 19 00
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58 PSUrose 169 17 15
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59 HomerS 166 16 15
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60 MercureT 165 15 00
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61 StanleyP 159 13 15
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62 ArunH 157 12 00
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63 MitchellWA 153 10 00
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64 WeaverR 132 9 15
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65 brando3429 131 7 00
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66 WatskyA 128 6 00
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67 ShampooCell 126 5 15
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68 JCEurovision 113 3 00
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69 Jill 96 2 00
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70 DouglasLovesVixey 15 1 00
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Questions:

Upwards of 50,000 members of the United Auto Workers went on strike against what CAR COMPANY, as the union and the company were not able to come to an agreement on a new contract?

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General Motors

The president of the data firm Novaestrat was arrested after his company left a server unprotected, which allowed for a data breach involving the entire population of what SOUTH AMERICAN COUNTRY?

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Ecuador

The Free Library of Philadelphia announced that its First Folio of Shakespeare's plays appears to have been annotated by what other ENGLISH LITERARY FIGURE, based on handwriting analysis and the likelihood that he owned a copy of the First Folio?

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John Milton

What ASIAN COUNTRY banned e-cigarettes, making their use or possession punishable by fines and jail time, just as neighboring China put the halt on Juul sales just days after they were first brought to market?

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India

What WORLD LEADER, already facing a difficult reelection campaign, apologized for multiple documented instances where he wore blackface or brownface during the 1990s?

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Justin Trudeau

Donald Trump came under fire for reports that he asked the president of what COUNTRY to provide information on Joe Biden and his son Hunter, who was involved with a gas company under investigation in that country?

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Ukraine

What GUN MANUFACTURER said it would cease production of sporting rifles, including the AR-15, for the commercial market, citing excess supply?

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Colt

What OFFICE SHARING COMPANY withdrew plans for an initial public offering of stock, due to concerns over the accuracy of the company's valuation, doubts as to the stability of its business model, and questions about corporate governance due to the control held by its CEO, Adam Neumann?

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WeWork

What AFRICAN COUNTRY saw protests against president Abdul Fattah al-Sisi in response to videos posted by high-profile businessman and actor Mohammed Ali that called out corruption under al-Sisi's watch?

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Egypt

Over 4500 locations saw students participate in a climate strike, with what SWEDISH TEEN who founded Fridays for Future addressing the strike in New York?

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Greta Thunberg

A study by the Goddard Institute of Space Science stated that what PLANET could have hosted liquid water and had temperatures similar to Earth for billions of years before a hypothesized volcanic event released enough carbon dioxide to start an runaway greenhouse effect?

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Venus

What JOURNALIST, called a "founding mother" of National Public Radio and a mainstay of ABC News (including a stint as co-host of This Week) passed away at age 75?

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Cokie Roberts