The Week of August 2, 2020 by CoenM

Champion(s):

MoyseyC


Runner(s)-Up:

SchiefelbeinM
?????


Quiz Description

Full Results:

Rank Player Total %ile 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Money Value (% Incorrect): 87 61 47 45 04 14 28 33 30 61 59 56
1 MoyseyC 433 99 00
15
15
47
15
45
15
15
15
15
15
15
61
15
59
15
56
2 SchiefelbeinM 425 97 15
15
15
47
15
45
15
15
15
15
33
15
15
61
15
59
15
3 RichmondJ 403 94 00
15
61
15
47
15
15
15
00
15
15
30
15
15
59
15
56
3 DreyfusB 403 94 00
15
61
15
47
15
45
15
15
15
00
15
00
15
59
15
56
5 DarthPace 401 92 00
15
15
47
00
15
15
15
28
15
15
15
61
15
59
15
56
6 UncleTed 392 90 00
15
61
15
47
15
15
15
14
15
15
15
15
61
15
59
00
7 EggCzar 380 88 00
00
15
47
15
45
15
15
15
15
33
15
15
61
15
59
00
8 srs 378 87 00
00
15
15
45
15
15
15
15
33
15
30
15
61
15
59
15
9 ecpekkle 375 85 00
00
15
47
15
45
15
15
15
28
15
15
15
61
15
59
00
10 KlionskyG 346 83 00
00
00
15
45
15
15
15
28
15
33
15
15
61
15
59
00
11 jnowell 344 81 15
87
15
61
00
00
15
00
15
28
15
33
15
30
00
00
15
12 ChrisRosenberg 342 80 00
15
61
15
47
00
15
15
15
28
15
15
30
00
00
15
56
13 JamesDenny 331 78 15
87
15
61
00
15
45
15
04
00
00
00
00
00
15
59
00
14 grimesr 329 76 00
15
15
47
15
45
15
15
15
28
15
15
15
15
59
00
00
15 GoodmanA 318 74 00
00
15
47
15
45
15
15
14
15
15
33
15
00
15
59
00
15 GarciaD 318 74 00
15
15
47
15
45
00
15
15
28
15
33
15
30
15
00
15
17 KonkelT 315 70 00
15
00
15
45
15
04
00
00
00
00
15
61
15
59
15
56
17 KitchenB 315 70 00
00
15
47
00
00
15
15
15
28
15
15
15
61
15
59
00
19 MattK 314 68 15
00
15
47
00
15
15
15
28
15
33
15
30
00
00
15
56
20 BClemens 301 66 00
15
15
47
15
45
15
15
00
15
15
30
00
00
15
59
00
21 orwant 300 64 00
15
15
47
00
15
15
14
15
28
15
15
30
15
61
00
00
22 GovindGrewal 299 62 00
00
00
15
45
15
15
14
00
00
15
30
15
61
15
59
00
22 Ren 299 62 00
00
15
47
00
15
15
15
28
15
33
15
30
00
00
15
56
24 LynchT 298 59 00
00
00
15
45
15
15
14
00
15
33
15
30
15
15
15
56
25 JCEurovision 290 57 00
00
15
47
15
45
15
04
15
15
00
15
30
00
15
59
00
26 TWright17 284 56 00
00
15
47
15
45
15
15
14
15
28
15
15
30
00
15
00
27 colleenw 283 53 00
15
00
00
15
04
15
14
15
28
15
15
15
61
00
15
56
27 Michalle 283 53 15
87
00
15
00
15
15
14
00
00
15
33
00
00
15
59
00
29 Vendy12 281 50 15
00
00
15
45
15
15
14
15
28
00
15
30
00
15
59
00
30 AmmermanA 272 49 00
00
00
00
15
45
15
15
15
28
15
33
15
15
61
00
00
31 ElendilPickle 270 47 00
00
15
47
00
00
15
14
15
15
33
15
30
00
00
15
56
32 ShmuelM 268 45 00
00
15
47
00
00
15
15
14
00
00
15
15
61
00
15
56
33 Tarn 259 43 00
00
15
47
00
15
04
15
14
15
15
33
15
00
00
15
56
34 Svoyager-11 255 40 00
00
15
47
15
45
15
15
15
28
15
15
30
00
00
00
00
34 RobinJRichards 255 40 00
15
15
47
15
45
15
15
15
28
00
00
15
30
00
00
00
34 MattaR 255 40 00
00
15
47
15
15
04
15
15
28
15
15
00
00
00
15
56
37 KesslerA2 254 37 00
00
15
47
00
15
04
15
14
15
28
15
15
00
00
15
56
38 MatchenD 243 35 00
00
15
15
47
00
15
15
15
28
15
33
15
30
00
00
00
39 Nicola 241 33 00
15
15
47
00
15
04
15
14
15
00
00
15
15
00
15
56
40 shambolic 238 31 00
00
15
61
00
15
15
15
14
15
28
15
15
30
00
00
00
41 TimL 237 30 00
00
00
00
00
15
15
14
15
28
00
00
15
61
15
59
00
42 StanleyP 221 28 00
00
00
00
00
15
15
14
15
28
15
33
15
00
00
15
56
43 ArunH 210 25 15
87
00
00
15
45
15
04
15
14
00
00
00
00
00
00
00
43 Atomiccoffey 210 25 00
00
00
00
15
04
15
14
15
28
15
33
00
00
00
15
56
45 mwg 203 23 00
00
00
00
00
15
15
14
15
28
00
15
30
00
00
15
56
46 FauxD 197 20 00
15
00
00
15
04
15
14
00
00
15
33
00
15
00
15
56
46 HortonR 197 20 00
00
00
15
45
15
04
15
14
15
00
00
00
00
15
59
00
48 GoldfarbDavidJ 179 18 00
00
00
15
45
15
04
15
14
00
00
00
00
00
00
15
56
49 HoodM 162 16 00
00
00
00
00
15
04
15
14
15
28
00
00
00
00
15
56
50 LizDennison 155 14 00
15
15
47
00
15
15
00
00
15
33
00
00
00
00
00
00
51 MaccaroneM 151 12 00
00
00
00
15
45
15
04
15
14
15
28
00
00
00
00
00
52 ColeB 142 11 00
00
15
00
00
15
45
15
04
00
00
15
33
00
00
00
00
53 SokolM 138 9 00
15
61
00
00
15
04
00
15
28
00
00
00
00
00
00
00
54 DouglasLovesVixey 137 7 00
00
00
00
00
15
45
15
04
00
15
28
15
00
00
00
00
55 KPope 133 6 00
00
00
00
00
00
15
15
15
28
15
15
30
00
00
00
00
56 benwick 123 4 00
00
00
00
15
45
15
04
15
14
00
00
15
00
00
00
00
57 DMTsurel 110 2 15
00
00
00
00
00
15
04
00
00
00
00
15
61
00
00
00
58 Jonathan 64 1 00
00
00
00
00
15
04
00
00
00
00
15
30
00
00
00
00

Questions:

A data leak revealed that what COUNTRY under-reported both Covid-19 cases and deaths, with actual counts of over 450,000 total cases and almost 42,000 deaths? The country also apparently had its first case in January 2020, a month before it officially reported its first case.

Click to Reveal Answer
Iran

The SpaceX Dragon capsule Endeavour successfully returned to Earth, splashing down in what PART OF THE ATLANTIC OCEAN, where it was recovered and brought back to Florida?

Click to Reveal Answer
Gulf of Mexico

Donald Trump suggested he might sue what US STATE to block its plan to mail ballots to all eligible voters, if governor Steve Sisolak signs it into law?

Click to Reveal Answer
Nevada

What FORMER KING, who abdicated in 2014, indicated in a letter to his son (and current king) that he would be moving to another country in light of “public repercussions of certain episodes of my past private life," a reference to an ongoing corruption investigation?

Click to Reveal Answer
Juan Carlos

Anti-government protests broke out in what MIDDLE EASTERN CAPITAL after a massive explosion of thousands of tons of ammonium nitrate leveled its port, killing over 160?

Click to Reveal Answer
Beirut

New York state attorney general Letitia James filed a lawsuit seeking to dissolve what ORGANIZATION, saying it was "fraught with fraud and abuse," leading to a loss of $64 million over a three year period?

Click to Reveal Answer
National Rifle Association (NRA)

An expected 250,000 bikers were expected to descend on Sturgis in what US STATE to celebrate its annual rally, raising concerns over Covid-19 spreading among participants and residents?

Click to Reveal Answer
South Dakota

With Congress at an impasse regarding renewed supplemental unemployment benefits, Donald Trump signed an executive order extending the original benefits, though at what LOWER DOLLAR AMOUNT than the $600 per week originally given?

Click to Reveal Answer
$400

Joe Biden announced he would not travel to what CITY, host of the Democratic National Convention, to accept his nomination for president, due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic?

Click to Reveal Answer
Milwaukee

Your HallR mini-theme (TM) of the Week: Chiding China. Donald Trump signed an executive order giving the owners of TikTok and what other MESSAGING APP 45 days to find owners for their US operations or be banned in the US?

Click to Reveal Answer
WeChat

The US imposed sanctions on several individuals, including what CHIEF EXECUTIVE OF HONG KONG, for their roles in imposing and enforcing China's new security law targeting pro-democracy protesters? The sanctions freeze any assets held int he US and bars Americans from doing business with those sanctioned.

Click to Reveal Answer
Carrie Lam

A salmonella outbreak tied to what VEGETABLE widened in the US, with 640 people in 43 states reporting sick? The Food and Drug Administration specifically warned against those sold by Thomson International Inc., while several makers of prepared foods recalled products made with the vegetable.

Click to Reveal Answer
onion