MeinersM's True Crime ML Leftovers by ShampooCell

Champion(s):

LorinBurte
Get off my lawn!


Runner(s)-Up:

SorensonG


Quiz Description

These are some of the questions I wrote for the True Crime ML that we didn't end up using. Enjoy!

Full Results:

Rank Player Total %ile 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17
Money Value (% Incorrect): 26 76 17 86 62 89 30 10 62 21 45 63 78 13 73 30 52
1 LorinBurte 474 99 15
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2 SorensonG 456 97 15
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3 AdamKing 440 95 15
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4 LivenickT 435 93 15
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5 HulkaE 429 91 15
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6 MilesTeg 421 89 15
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7 AnthonyBianca 407 87 15
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8 GoodmanDL 399 86 15
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9 LasiterK 398 84 15
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10 Mark 385 82 15
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11 quarterrican 383 80 15
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12 BrezinaD 377 78 15
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13 apeekrtr 371 76 15
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14 MattK 367 75 15
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15 CoenM 350 72 15
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15 Jjfjjf 350 72 15
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17 ChrisRosenberg 335 68 15
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17 SizemoreM 335 68 00
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19 Crow-T-Robot 333 65 15
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20 GarciaD 328 63 15
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21 Sims 325 62 00
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22 BarthR 323 60 00
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23 jnowell 310 57 15
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23 ecpekkle 310 57 15
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25 PruettC 306 54 15
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26 Michalle 297 52 15
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27 classicroadster 290 50 00
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28 BeningoS 289 49 00
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29 RalliP 285 47 15
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30 casketromance 284 45 15
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31 ChengJa 275 43 00
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32 KPope 270 41 15
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33 garrybl 257 39 00
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34 Mrsmeck 253 37 15
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35 Jill 252 36 15
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36 HoH 248 34 15
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37 MatchenD 246 31 00
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37 EggCzar 246 31 15
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39 MoyseyC 244 28 15
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40 Vintsanity 241 26 15
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41 HoodM 232 25 15
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42 SokolM 228 23 15
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43 JudyD 227 21 15
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49 Stevo600 187 10 00
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50 DreierR 177 8 15
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51 randalleng 168 6 00
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Questions:

On November 13, 2009, Fort Collins, CO resident Richard Heene pleaded guilty to one charge of attempting to influence a public servant. His son Falcon, who was very much involved in the incident leading to his dad's criminal charge, was given what nickname by news media and followers of the story?

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Balloon Boy

The death of Kathleen Peterson and the subsequent murder trial of her husband Michael are the subject of the Netflix-revived documentary series The Staircase. A popular theory that was not discussed on the show but has made rounds on the Internet since the show's release suggests that what type of animal may have been responsible for Kathleen's death?

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owl

In what city was OJ Simpson arrested in 2007 and charged with felony armed robbery and kidnapping?

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Las Vegas

Name the ex-girlfriend of Travis Alexander who was convicted of his murder in Mesa, AZ in May 2013.

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Jodi Arias

In what state was this actress arrested while protesting in October 2016?

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North Dakota

In February 2008, a group of thieves entered a jewelry showroom in Milan via a tunnel they'd been digging for a month and stole millions of dollars worth of merchandise. They'd timed the robbery carefully, knowing that the store's owners were attending what event in the United States?

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The Academy Awards

Cited by The Telegraph as "the largest single bank heist of all time," in March 2003 a man walked into the Central Bank of Iraq with a note from his father demanding over $1 billion in cash. Give the last name shared by both the man and his father.

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Hussein

Who famously served a 5-month sentence beginning in late 2004 for a conviction on charges of conspiracy, obstruction of an agency proceeding, and making false statements to federal investigators, nearly three years after she sold all of her shares of ImClone Systems stock?

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Martha Stewart

Name the co-conspirator convicted alongside Timothy McVeigh in the 1995 Oklahoma City Bombing.

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Terry Nichols

What former Illinois governor is currently in the seventh year of his 14-year sentence at the Federal Correctional Institution in Englewood, CO?

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Rod Blagojevich

Name Dick Cheney's former chief of staff who was pardoned by Donald Trump in April 2018.

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I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby

In what specific locale was former Carolina Panthers wide receiver Rae Carruth hiding when police found and arrested him for murder in late 1999?

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a car trunk

What is the most notable commonality among convicted murderers Mary Flora Bell, Eric Smith, Josh Phillips, and Craig Price?

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all were children / under 18

In mid-1997, spree killer Andrew Cunanan murdered Jeffrey Trail and David Madson in Minnesota, Lee Miglin in Chicago, and William Reese in New Jersey. Who was his fifth and final victim before his suicide on a houseboat in Miami?

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Gianni Versace

It debuted on TLC in 1996 as Medical Detectives, but what name did CourtTV give this long-running true crime TV docu-series when it adopted the show in 2000? It’s also been released in other countries or on other networks as Mystery Detectives and Murder Detectives.

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Forensic Files

Name either the crime that former Pennsylvania State Treasurer R. Budd Dwyer was convicted of in late 1986, or the crime he committed on live television on Jan. 22, 1987.

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receiving a bribe/bribery, suicide

On November 22, 1987, two Chicago-area television stations had their signals hijacked, temporarily broadcasting video of a still-unknown person wearing a mask of what animated character?

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Max Headroom