The Week of January 10, 2021 by CoenM

Champion(s):

grimesr


Runner(s)-Up:

DreyfusB


Quiz Description

Full Results:

Rank Player Total %ile 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Money Value (% Incorrect): 16 25 14 09 56 56 65 29 09 38 20 47
1 grimesr 405 98 15
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65
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38
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2 DreyfusB 396 96 00
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56
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65
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38
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47
3 SchiefelbeinM 385 94 15
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56
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65
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38
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47
4 cprov77 376 92 15
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56
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65
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38
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47
5 DeeKay 372 90 15
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56
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38
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47
6 MattK 365 86 15
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47
6 Svoyager-11 365 86 15
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56
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65
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38
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8 shambolic 358 83 15
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56
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09
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38
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9 MartinJ2 345 81 15
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29
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38
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47
10 KonkelT 333 77 15
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65
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38
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10 hypotactic 333 77 15
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38
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12 UncleTed 324 74 15
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56
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38
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13 BClemens 323 72 00
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29
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14 helene 319 70 15
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65
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38
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15 GoodmanDL 315 67 15
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56
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38
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16 ElendilPickle 308 65 15
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47
17 KPope 304 63 15
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18 GrellerA 300 61 00
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19 groug 281 58 15
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20 mwg 274 56 15
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29
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21 Vendy12 271 54 15
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29
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22 jnowell 262 52 15
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56
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47
23 jveditz 261 50 15
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65
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24 AnbinderL 259 47 15
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25 JamesDenny 251 45 15
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26 ecpekkle 246 43 15
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27 Timm 244 41 15
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28 JCEurovision 234 38 00
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29 Tarn 228 36 15
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30 imogen 226 34 15
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31 McGeeDean 224 32 15
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32 KlionskyG 223 30 00
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33 Squidpickles 217 27 15
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34 LynchT 216 25 15
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35 orwant 211 23 15
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36 DrSteveC 200 21 15
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37 srs 199 18 15
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38 BlomE 197 15 15
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38 KCrest 197 15 15
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40 HortonR 180 12 00
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41 SokolM 177 10 15
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42 DouglasLovesVixey 172 7 00
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43 Atomiccoffey 167 5 15
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44 MiriamL 145 3 15
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45 Jonathan 134 1 15
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Questions:

What MAGAZINE got into a dispute over the choice of a cover photo of Kamala Harris? The picture, which shows Harris in jeans and sneakers, was approved by editor Anna Wintour, but the Harris camp said they’d agreed on a more formal photo.

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Vogue

What CASINO MAGNATE, Trump supporter, and financial backer of conservative candidates and causes, passed away in Las Vegas?

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Sheldon Adelson

Border troops in what CENTRAL AMERICAN NATION turned back most of a group of 7000 migrants - mostly from Honduras - who are hoping to get into the US?

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Guatemala

What THEME PARK will become the jabbiest place on Earth, as it was the first venue named in California’s plan to open mass vaccination sites in places like parks and stadia?

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Disneyland

Italy started its largest Mafia trial in decades, prosecuting over 300 alleged members of the 'Ndrangheta, which operates in what REGION OF ITALY, the toe of its boot?

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Calabria

What FORMER GOVERNOR OF MICHIGAN was one of nine people charged with crimes for the Flint water disaster? He was charged with two counts of misdemeanor willful neglect of duty.

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Rick Snyder

The government of what EUROPEAN COUNTRY resigned en masse in the wake of a welfare scandal where thousands of families were told to repay benefits in error? The government will stay on in a caretaker role until March elections.

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The Netherlands

The US House of Representatives impeached Donald Trump for a second time, on one count of "incitement of WHAT?"

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insurrection

What SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP declared Chapter 11 bankruptcy, due in part by an ongoing fraud investigation by the state of New York? The organization said it plans to reincorporate in Texas.

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National Rifle Association

Yoweri Museveni was declared the winner in what AFRICAN COUNTRY’s presidential election, securing a sixth five-year term. His main opponent, the singer known as Bobi Wine, alleged widespread fraud, while others questioned how the tally was done in the midst of a multi-day internet blackout.

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Uganda

Chinese president Xi Jinping reached out to Howard Schultz, former CEO of what COMPANY, asking for his help in mending US-Chinese relations? Schultz opened the company’s first store in China in 1999 and regularly visits the country.

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Starbucks

President-elect Joe Biden unveiled a nearly $2 trillion plan to address COVID-19 and its impacts, which includes raising the federal minimum wage from what CURRENT AMOUNT to $15 an hour?

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$7.25