Lighter Side of the News (Mar. 04, 2022) by HallR

Champion(s):

AnthonyBianca
The saddest thing in life is wasted talent.


Runner(s)-Up:

alamble


Quiz Description

Quiz - #16-08

Full Results:

Rank Player Total %ile 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Money Value (% Incorrect): 52 80 28 44 68 28 48 32 64 48 68 28
1 AnthonyBianca 453 98 15
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2 alamble 376 94 15
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3 reallydumb4real 375 90 15
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4 GarciaD 356 86 15
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5 Commodore 349 82 15
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6 helene 343 78 15
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7 GoodmanDL 336 74 15
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8 Vintsanity 335 70 15
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9 griffism 304 66 00
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10 CoenM 273 62 00
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11 ecpekkle 262 58 00
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12 Vendy12 253 54 00
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13 MasonC 247 50 00
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14 JCEurovision 244 46 00
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15 felsenheldd 242 42 15
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16 HoH 231 38 15
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17 SokolM 227 34 00
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18 KPope 226 30 00
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19 LynchT 223 26 00
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20 imogen 189 22 15
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21 casketromance 184 18 00
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22 gaufqwi 175 14 00
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23 DouglasLovesVixey 165 10 00
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24 ChrisRosenberg 141 6 15
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25 HortonR 78 2 00
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Questions:

The highly anticipated HBO television series "Winning Time: The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty" debuts this Sunday. What figure does actor Adrien Brody portray in the series?

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Pat Riley

Multiple choice. Dolly Parton's new album "Run, Rose, Run" debuts today (Fri.). "Run, Rose, Run" is being released under what independent record label: A) Jolene; B) Butterfly; C) Heartstrings; D) Pigeon Forge?

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B

What FIRST name fills-in the blank in this recent TMZ headline: "____ White Says He'd Be Shocked if Conor McGregor - Nate Diaz 3 Didn't Happen"?

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Dana

Since Ukraine has been in the news lately, answer: What son of Ukrainian immigrants was born in 1919 with the name Volodymyr Palahniuk? (Hint: one-armed push-ups)

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Jack Palance

What 7-letter word has been redacted multiple times in this photo taken last weekend?

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Stadium

What number fills-in the blank in this recent USA Today headline: "‘Arthur’ is (sob) over after __ years. The people behind the cartoon aardvark say goodbye"? (accept within 4)

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25 (accept 21 to 29)

"Still (redacted)" and "The Next Episode" are two new hit singles, featuring Snoop Dogg, from what rapper?

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Dr. Dre

50/50 tossup. Answer in honor of St. Patrick's Day this month. Limerick's Seamus Flanagan was recently suspended from competition. Flanagan competes in what sport: Gaelic Football or Hurling?

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Hurling

Last Sunday, Michael Keaton won a Screen Actors Guild (SAG) award for his performance in what Hulu television miniseries?

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Dopesick

The mini-theme for #10 & #11 this week is titled: "Jackson 5 Hits". Here we go. What title has been redacted in this recent image?

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I Want You Back

"ReWiggled", a double album credited to the children's musical group The Wiggles, will debut next Friday (Mar. 11). "ReWiggled" is being released under what independent record label?

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ABC

The much anticipated "The Batman" movie debuts today (Fri.). What villain does actor Paul Dano portray in "The Batman"?

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Riddler