Lighter Side of the News (Jul 13, 2018) by HallR

Champion(s):

quarterrican

CourtneyKhaaaaaan
To alcohol! The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems!


Runner(s)-Up:


Quiz Description

Quiz - #02-39

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1 CourtneyKhaaaaaan 420 98 15
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1 quarterrican 420 98 15
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3 MilesTeg 415 95 15
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4 PipkeR 387 93 15
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5 IvixorB 373 91 00
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6 SlickRick87 366 90 15
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8 GarciaD 357 86 00
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9 DreierR 350 84 15
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10 MoyseyC 349 82 15
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11 DFisher 342 80 00
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12 BringMoreLegos 339 79 00
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13 heystephen 338 77 15
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14 TerrieV 336 75 15
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15 akambour 333 73 15
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18 RabinK 309 67 15
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18 GhostsDaddy 309 67 15
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22 CoenM 285 60 15
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24 ecpekkle 276 57 00
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27 Nicole 267 50 15
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Questions:

Adam Sandler is featured in a new film, the third in a series, that opens nationwide today (Fri. Jul. 13). What character, first introduced in an 1897 novel, does Sandler portray?

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Dracula

The 2018 FIFA World Cup final match, France versus Croatia, is this Sunday. In what year did France win its only (as of 07/13/2018) FIFA World Cup championship?

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1998

Nominations for the 2018 Emmy Awards were announced on Thursday. HBO airs the two television programs with the most nominations: "Game of Thrones" with 22 nominations, and what second season science fiction series which nabbed 21 nominations?

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Westworld

Multiple choice. Daniel Cormier made news this past week. Cormier is associated with what sport: A) Auto Racing; B) Golf; C) Cycling; D) Mixed Martial Arts?

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D

This week, "Pray for the Wicked" topped the Billboard 200 album chart for the second week in a row. "Pray for the Wicked" is by what Las Vegas based band that since 2015 has only one official member, Brendon Urie?

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Panic! at the Disco

This photograph was taken last weekend in what U.S. state?

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Connecticut

The action film "Skyscraper" opens nationwide today (Fri. Jul. 13). What Canadian actress, known for her role as Sidney Prescott in the "Scream" film series, is featured in "Skyscraper"?

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Neve Campbell

Hailey Baldwin is the 21-year-old daughter of actor Stephen Baldwin and a fast rising fashion model. Baldwin has been in the news quite a bit this past week. What other person is mentioned in these news stories with Baldwin?

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Justin Bieber

The 2018 MLB All-Star Game is being played this Tuesday at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C. What 96-foot in diameter structure, constructed between 1855 and 1866, appears on the official logo for the 2018 MLB All-Star Game?

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Capitol Dome

The mini-theme for #10 & #11 this week is titled: "Exact Wording Required". The title of what conversational television program, which recently released its 10th season on Netflix, fills-in the blanks in this headline from the Washington Post: "'________ __ ____ _______ ______' review: Series finally runs out of gas — but is that Seinfeld's fault?"?

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Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee

What four words have been redacted in the promotional poster seen here?

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Here We Go Again

What legendary hard rock album, containing such deep cuts as "Rocket Queen" and "Mr. Brownstone", in addition to its celebrated released singles, returned to the Billboard 200 album chart Top-10 this week, for the first time in three decades, after a deluxe edition reissue?

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Appetite for Destruction