Lighter Side of the News (Nov. 08, 2019) by HallR

Champion(s):

KesslerA2
The less you bet, the more you lose when you win.


Runner(s)-Up:

gregariouschinchilla
Rufio! Rufio! Rufioooooooo!


Quiz Description

Quiz - #07-04

Full Results:

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Money Value (% Incorrect): 66 58 29 29 33 45 54 18 49 60 41 87
1 KesslerA2 407 99 15
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2 gregariouschinchilla 369 97 15
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3 Michalle 362 95 00
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4 HoH 360 93 00
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5 MattK 338 91 15
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6 GarciaD 337 89 15
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7 alamble 330 87 00
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8 MilesTeg 329 85 15
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9 akambour 326 83 15
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10 Nicole 322 81 15
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11 GoodmanDL 311 79 15
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12 AnthonyBianca 308 77 15
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13 BarthR 306 75 00
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14 TWright17 303 73 00
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14 Timm 303 73 00
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16 MirandaM 300 70 00
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17 FauxD 296 68 15
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18 colleenw 295 66 15
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19 MoyseyC 293 64 15
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20 BringMoreLegos 290 61 00
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20 brando3429 290 61 00
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22 ChrisRosenberg 281 58 15
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23 KPope 280 55 15
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23 PSUrose 280 55 00
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25 Svoyager-11 276 52 00
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26 casketromance 271 50 00
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27 NathanL 268 49 00
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28 OrientalWizDad 261 47 15
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29 BeningoS 260 45 00
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30 CoenM 252 43 15
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31 pstein 251 41 00
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32 Vendy12 247 39 00
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33 randalleng 244 37 00
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34 watkinsAF 241 35 00
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35 IvixorB 228 33 00
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36 StanleyP 225 31 00
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37 HortonR 219 29 00
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38 imogen 217 27 00
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39 MatchenD 215 25 15
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40 ecpekkle 212 24 00
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41 WatskyA 206 21 00
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41 Tarn 206 21 00
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43 PipkeR 200 18 00
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44 ShampooCell 193 16 00
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45 SokolM 192 14 00
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46 MortimerN 179 12 00
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47 HumbabaORiley 156 10 00
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48 ElendilPickle 155 8 15
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49 DouglasLovesVixey 148 6 00
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50 JCEurovision 133 4 00
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51 ArunH 108 2 00
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52 Atomiccoffey 92 1 00
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Questions:

A recently released film about a man named Rudy Ray Moore has been getting some buzz lately. What was the name of Moore's alter ego?

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Dolemite

Zac Posen has been a bit in the news this past week. Posen is known to many viewers for his six seasons appearing on what television series?

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Project Runway

What letter from the alphabet fills-in the blank in this recent headline from MSN: "If Jimmy _ plays like he did vs. Cardinals, 49ers can make & win playoff games"?

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G

The 23rd Hollywood Film Awards were held last weekend. The ceremony occurred at a hotel located in what city, known for such destinations as Pacific Park and its namesake "Pier"?

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Santa Monica

The name of what veteran musician has been redacted in this image from a recently released album?

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Neil Young

On Thurdsay night, Naoya Inoue defeated Nonito Donaire in the World Boxing Super Series final for what weight class, situated between Super Flyweight and Featherweight?

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Bantamweight

50/50 tossup. "Lose You to Love Me" by Selena Gomez is the new #1 song on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Is this Gomez's first Hot 100 Number One hit: Yes or No?

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Yes

Give EITHER name that has been redacted in this image.

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Ford, Ferrari

What U.S. city fills-in the blank in this recent headline from CBS Sports: "_______ NHL franchise will reveal team name before the All-Star break, per report"?

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Seattle

The mini-theme for #10 & #11 this week is titled: "Human / Dinosaur Interaction". Here we go. Multiple choice. "Primal" is a new television series about a caveman and a Tyrannosaurus Rex, which airs on what channel: A) TNT; B) Syfy; C) Cartoon Network; D) Discovery Channel?

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C

"This family pic was such a challenge because Chicago was so scared of Dino!"; was a recent Instagram caption by what woman?

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Kim Kardashian

Popeye's new Chicken Sandwich was brought back on the menu this past week. According to fastfoodcalories.com, how many calories does a Popeyes's Chicken Sandwich have? (accept within 50)

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699 (accept 649 to 749)