The Week of February 23, 2020 by CoenM

Champion(s):

jveditz
You'll Have to Speak Up, I'm Wearing a Towel


Runner(s)-Up:

rouquinne
Just your average Goddess!


Quiz Description

Full Results:

Rank Player Total %ile 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Money Value (% Incorrect): 02 24 07 04 22 02 38 30 04 02 22 75
1 jveditz 349 99 15
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38
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75
2 rouquinne 316 97 15
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75
3 gregariouschinchilla 304 96 15
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75
4 grimesr 292 94 15
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75
5 griffism 281 92 15
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6 LakeMA 275 90 15
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6 ElendilPickle 275 90 15
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38
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8 GoodmanDL 268 88 15
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9 Timm 266 84 15
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9 zerocrates 266 84 15
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9 CarpeDiem 266 84 15
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9 akambour 266 84 15
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13 RobinJRichards 263 79 15
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13 KreitzerJ 263 79 15
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15 BarthR 262 77 15
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16 RichmondJ 259 75 15
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17 orwant 256 74 15
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75
18 IyerM 252 72 15
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19 MoyseyC 251 70 15
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19 jrwofuga 251 70 15
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21 mathew5000 247 67 15
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21 Michalle 247 67 15
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23 HortonR 245 64 15
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24 Svoyager-11 244 63 15
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25 ecpekkle 242 61 15
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26 KPope 240 59 15
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26 Ren 240 59 15
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28 TWright17 238 57 15
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29 DreyfusB 225 55 15
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30 Flealick 223 53 15
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31 srs 222 52 15
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32 KonkelT 217 50 15
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33 BClemens 211 49 15
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34 WatskyA 209 47 15
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35 GarciaD 207 46 15
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36 LynchT 203 44 15
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37 hypotactic 202 42 15
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37 PSUrose 202 42 15
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39 MartinJ2 201 39 15
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40 KesslerA2 194 37 15
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40 ArunH 194 37 15
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42 SokolM 191 34 15
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42 MasonC 191 34 15
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44 CourtneyKhaaaaaan 188 31 15
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44 KashyapN 188 31 15
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46 MattK 184 28 15
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46 JasonDuiuc 184 28 15
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48 FauxD 182 24 15
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48 mellyjo 182 24 15
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48 RautY 182 24 15
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51 KlionskyG 178 21 15
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52 gaufqwi 172 19 15
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53 HowellT3 171 17 15
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53 colleenw 171 17 15
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55 DeeKay 170 14 15
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56 imogen 167 13 15
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57 SheikoS 161 11 15
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58 Vendy12 157 10 15
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59 BringMoreLegos 154 8 15
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60 MitchellWA 152 7 15
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61 Tarn 146 5 15
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62 DouglasLovesVixey 145 3 00
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63 JCEurovision 144 2 15
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64 KCrest 105 1 15
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Questions:

What FORMER MOVIE PRODUCER was found guilty on two charges in his sex crimes trial, but was acquitted on the more serious charge of predatory sexual assault?

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Harvey Weinstein

What WORLD CAPITAL saw 38 killed in rioting between Hindus and Muslims that marred a week that started with a visit by Donald Trump?

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New Delhi

Iraj Harirchi, the deputy health minister of what COUNTRY, reported that he had contracted Covid-19, a day after appearing in public to downplay reports of the virus spreading in the city of Qom?

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Iran

What FORMER PRESIDENT OF EGYPT, who took power after the assassination of Anwar Sadat and held it until the Arab Spring protests, died at the age of 91?

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Hosni Mubarak

Michelle Janvas is the latest person wrapped up in the Varisty Blues college admission scandal sentenced to prison. She is most often described as the heiress of what MICROWAVABLE SNACK FOOD?

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Hot Pockets

Donald Trump tapped what ADMINISTRATION OFFICIAL to spearhead the US government's response to the Covid-19 virus? Critics voiced concerns based on a spike in HIV cases during the official's time as a state governor.

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Mike Pence

What ASIAN COUNTRY announced the closure of its school system for most of March in an effort to halt the spread of coronavirus?

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Japan

NATO ministers held an emergency meeting at the request of what MEMBER to address the deaths of 33 soldiers in Syria in air strikes that may have involved the Russian military?

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Turkey

Bob Iger announced that he was immediately stepping down as CEO of what ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY? He will serve as its executive chairman through 2021, focusing on creative ventures and helping his successor, Bob Chapek, transition into the CEO role.

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Disney

What DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE won the South Carolina primary, taking just under 50 percent of the vote?

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Joe Biden

A US federal appeals court blocked, and then reinstated, the Migrant Protection Protocols in which the US has asylum cases wait in what COUNTRY to have their cases heard?

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Mexico

Astronomers discovered what was termed the largest explosion since the Big Bang, emanating from what sort of OBJECT in the Ophiuchus cluster?

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black hole