Lighter Side of the News (Apr. 05, 2019) by HallR

Champion(s):

raccoonleaf


Runner(s)-Up:

Mark


Quiz Description

Quiz - #04-12

Full Results:

Rank Player Total %ile 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Money Value (% Incorrect): 50 06 35 32 64 25 44 13 25 47 57 49
1 raccoonleaf 422 99 15
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2 Mark 402 97 15
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57
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3 SizemoreM 371 95 15
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64
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57
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4 casketromance 370 93 00
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5 Nicole 360 92 00
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6 TimL 354 90 15
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7 MitchellWA 353 88 15
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8 Vendy12 349 87 15
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32
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64
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44
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25
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9 MilesTeg 344 85 15
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10 akambour 341 83 15
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11 heystephen 336 81 15
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12 helene 331 80 15
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13 denise517 327 77 00
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64
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13 loganstarr 327 77 15
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06
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32
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64
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15 RauscherM 323 75 15
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32
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16 quarterrican 318 73 15
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17 CoenM 313 71 00
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18 Michalle 308 69 00
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19 HomerS 304 67 00
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19 AnthonyBianca 304 67 00
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21 Tarn 299 64 15
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22 Vintsanity 290 62 15
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23 DebB 288 61 15
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24 GarstJ 287 59 15
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25 gregariouschinchilla 284 57 15
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26 MoyseyC 274 56 00
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27 ElendilPickle 271 54 00
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28 SokolM 268 51 15
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28 watersd 268 51 15
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30 TWright17 267 49 00
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31 ChengJa 265 47 00
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32 brando3429 259 45 00
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33 ADSanchez 257 43 15
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33 HeberleC 257 43 15
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35 Crow-T-Robot 250 40 00
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36 BarthR 247 38 00
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37 PSUrose 243 37 15
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38 reallydumb4real 240 35 15
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39 rstrata 236 33 00
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40 MatchenD 231 31 00
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41 colleenw 228 30 00
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42 KPope 227 28 00
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43 GarciaD 225 26 00
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44 petkunm 222 25 15
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45 YuC 217 23 15
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46 Commodore 213 21 00
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47 JCEurovision 211 19 00
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48 NathanL 208 18 00
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49 RalliP 190 16 00
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50 ArunH 188 14 00
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51 JMarg 178 12 00
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52 gaufqwi 176 11 15
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53 LynchT 171 9 15
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54 xabe 163 7 00
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55 ColesT 119 6 00
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56 HumbabaORiley 104 4 00
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57 DouglasLovesVixey 93 2 15
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58 JennyV 21 1 00
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Questions:

Laughspin.com recently mentioned that Nickelodeon will air in 2019, the revival of what sketch comedy television series which originally aired from 1994 to 2005, and generated such spin-offs as, "Kenan & Kel" and "The Amanda Show"?

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All That

The horror film "Us" is currently playing in theaters. Who is the writer/director of "Us"?

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Jordan Peele

50/50 tossup. The Quarterfinals of the 2018-19 UEFA Champions League is taking place this month. What is the only Spanish La Liga soccer club playing in the Quarterfinals: Barcelona or Real Madrid?

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Barcelona

Seen here is an image from a current television commercial to advertise an item known as, _______ & _______. What two words fill-in the blanks above?

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Chicken, Waffles

Multiple choice. The song "MIA" by Bad Bunny featuring Drake currently sits at #1 on what Billboard chart: A) Hot R&B Songs; B) Hot Latin Songs; C) Canadian Hot 100; D) Dance/Mix Show Airplay?

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B

The name of what MLB team fills-in the blank in this Thursday headline: "_______’ Clayton Kershaw gives up two runs and four hits in triple-A rehab start"?

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Dodgers

What surname has been redacted in this recent Instagram post?

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Scott

The superhero film "Shazam!" opens nationwide today (Fri.). In the film, the title character Shazam wears a suit featuring the color gold, and what other color?

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Red

"The Highwaymen" is a film that was recently released on Netflix. In "The Highwaymen," Kevin Costner and Woody Harrelson play two men known for their connection to the story of what TWO other people, previously depicted in a 1967 Arthur Penn film?

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Bonnie and Clyde

The mini-theme for #10 & #11 this week is titled: "Tombstone." Here we go. In a recent interview with MusicRadar, musician Dave Musataine noted that one of his favorite movies is the 1993 Western "Tombstone." Mustaine is the lead vocalist and guitarist for what heavy metal band?

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Megadeth

Engraved a few feet below the image seen here are what THREE words that are likely to be mentioned several times by television commentators in Minneapolis this weekend?

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University of Virginia

This Sunday, the latest edition of WWE's WrestleMania will take place at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. What number edition is the 2019 WrestleMania? (accept within 4)

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35 (accept 31 to 39)