The Week of September 20, 2020 by CoenM

Champion(s):

WatskyA


Runner(s)-Up:

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


Quiz Description

Full Results:

Rank Player Total %ile 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Money Value (% Incorrect): 16 07 88 33 15 60 19 36 75 22 90 74
1 WatskyA 397 99 15
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07
15
88
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33
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15
60
00
15
15
00
00
15
74
2 jveditz 394 97 15
16
15
00
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15
15
60
15
19
15
15
75
15
00
15
74
3 lshultz82 376 96 15
15
00
15
15
15
15
19
15
36
15
75
15
22
00
15
74
4 MattK 358 94 15
16
15
15
88
15
00
15
60
00
15
00
00
15
00
15
74
5 ecpekkle 357 92 15
15
00
15
33
15
15
60
15
19
15
36
00
15
00
15
74
6 DarthPace 343 91 15
16
15
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88
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33
15
15
15
19
15
15
15
22
00
15
7 SokolM 335 89 15
16
15
00
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15
15
00
15
19
00
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75
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15
90
00
8 ElendilPickle 321 88 15
15
00
15
33
15
15
60
15
19
15
15
00
00
00
15
74
9 PrestonC 320 86 15
16
15
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88
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15
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60
00
15
36
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15
00
00
00
10 DeeKay 313 85 15
16
15
00
15
33
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15
15
19
15
36
00
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00
15
74
11 srs 298 83 15
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00
15
33
15
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19
15
36
00
00
15
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90
00
12 Nicola 296 82 15
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07
00
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33
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15
60
00
00
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75
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00
00
13 UncleTed 290 80 15
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07
00
15
33
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60
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19
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36
00
15
00
15
14 BClemens 271 78 15
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07
00
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33
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60
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15
36
00
15
15
00
00
14 TWright17 271 78 15
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07
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19
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36
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00
00
15
74
16 JCEurovision 270 75 15
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00
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88
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33
00
00
00
15
36
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15
22
00
00
17 IyerM 267 74 15
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07
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00
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19
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90
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00
18 MartinJ2 263 72 15
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00
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33
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00
00
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19
00
00
15
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90
00
19 KCrest 262 71 15
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07
00
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60
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00
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75
00
00
00
00
20 JasonDuiuc 258 69 15
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07
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00
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19
00
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22
00
15
74
21 YuC 254 67 15
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07
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33
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00
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19
00
00
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00
15
74
22 EggCzar 242 66 15
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07
00
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60
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19
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36
00
15
00
00
00
23 DrSteveC 238 64 00
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07
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33
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19
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00
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74
24 GrellerA 237 63 15
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07
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33
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00
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19
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36
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15
22
00
00
25 LakeMA 236 61 15
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07
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19
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74
26 LynchT 229 60 15
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74
27 MatchenD 215 58 15
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19
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75
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00
00
28 GarciaD 212 57 15
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07
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33
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00
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36
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00
00
15
29 KPope 210 53 15
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33
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19
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22
00
00
29 alamble 210 53 15
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07
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60
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15
22
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00
29 MaccaroneM 210 53 15
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07
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33
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19
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00
00
32 Tarn 207 50 15
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07
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60
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19
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00
33 ArunH 201 49 15
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07
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33
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19
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36
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34 RichmondJ 190 47 15
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36
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35 helene 189 46 00
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88
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19
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36 mwg 186 43 15
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07
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33
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22
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36 GoldfarbDavidJ 186 43 00
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38 JasLeonas 185 41 15
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39 GoldenS 184 39 15
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40 Vendy12 183 37 15
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36
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22
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40 Benjiefoley 183 37 15
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22
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42 GovindGrewal 180 32 15
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33
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42 ChrisRosenberg 180 32 15
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33
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42 Timm 180 32 15
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42 IFSEsq 180 32 15
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46 JoeM 179 28 15
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46 benwick 179 28 15
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48 LeungT 176 25 15
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49 StanleyP 175 24 15
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50 KlionskyG 168 22 15
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36
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51 TimL 167 20 15
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51 KesslerA2 167 20 15
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53 Atomiccoffey 164 17 15
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54 HoodM 158 16 15
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55 HortonR 147 14 15
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56 SarahH 146 13 15
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57 LizDennison 126 11 00
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58 orwant 123 8 00
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58 colleenw 123 8 00
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58 gaufqwi 123 8 00
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61 DreyfusB 116 5 15
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62 AdamKing 93 3 00
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63 Jonathan 37 2 00
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64 DouglasLovesVixey 34 1 00
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Questions:

What US SENATOR - locked in a battle to retain her seat against Democrat Sarah Gideon - was the first Republican senator to publicly commit to waiting after the general election to confirm a new Supreme Court justice?

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Susan Collins

Name ONE OF THE THREE CITIES named in a Trump administration memo as "anarchist cities" that may lose federal funding for not controlling violence related to protests over the summer.

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New York, Seattle, or Portland

Mars Foods announced that it would be retiring the image and the word "Uncle" from Uncle Ben's rice, and will add what WORD to the product's name?

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Original

Russian opposition figure Alexei Navalny was released from the hospital, but will remain in what COUNTRY to continue his recovery?

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Germany

In what US STATE did the governor sign an executive order that would phase out the sale of gasoline-powered cars by 2035?

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California

Charles Scharf, the CEO of what BANK, apologized for comments made earlier in the year stating that there is a limited pool of minority candidates for executive positions?

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Wells Fargo

Ruth Bader Ginsburg became the first woman and first person of the Jewish faith to lie in state at the US Capitol, but what SUPREME COURT CHIEF JUSTICE was the first member of the Court to lie in state at the Capitol, albeit in recognition of a previous office he held?

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WIlliam Howard Taft

In what MIDDLE EASTERN COUNTRY did prime minister-designate Moustapha Adib step down after its two main Shiite parties, Hezbollah and Amal, demanded to retain the foreign ministry and name all of the Shiite members of the next Cabinet?

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Lebanon

Several communities around what TEXAS CITY, all served by the Brazosport Water Authority, were put under an order to not use their tap water for anything other than toilet flushing after tests showed the presence of the brain-eating amoeba naegleria fowleri in the water supply?

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Houston

Donald Trump named what APPELLATE COURT JUDGE from the 7th Circuit as his nominee to fill the vacancy on the US Supreme Court?

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Amy Coney Barrett

Conservationists led 108 pilot whales to the sea, a victory after roughly 350 whales died in a mass beaching in what AUSTRALIAN STATE? Officials now need to determine how to clear Macquarie Harbour of the dead whales, hoping that they can be buried at sea.

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Tasmania

None of the six police officers involved in the Breonna Taylor killing were charged with crimes in her death, but one was indicted on three counts of what OTHER CRIME, due to shots he fired going through a wall and into a neighboring apartment?

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wanton endangerment