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Week of 9/29
Have you been paying attention to the people and events making headlines? Take Bill O'Reilly's News Quiz and try to beat last week's 5.49 average!
1. Some Muslim nations have joined the U.S.-led coalition to fight ISIS in Syria and Iraq. Which of the following is not among them?
   Saudi Arabia
2. Attorney General Eric Holder, who has announced his retirement, was held in contempt of Congress for refusing to turn over documents in which investigation?
   Fast and Furious
   Black Panther voter intimidation
3. Who is Jah'Keem Yisrael?
   Murder suspect
   Commander of ISIS
   Afghanistan's president-elect
   Wealthiest person in the world
   Rumored candidate for Attorney General
4. The philanthropic Rockefeller Brothers Fund, with $1-billion in assets, is pulling all of its investments from what industry?
   Health care
   "Green" energy
   Defense contractors
   Genetically modified food
5. Which Republican presidential prospect won the straw poll at last weekend's ultra-conservative Values Voters Summit?
   Ted Cruz
   Rand Paul
   Ben Carson
   Marco Rubio
   Mike Huckabee
6. The Pentagon has changed its rules and will now allow whom to enlist in the military?
   Convicted felons
   Illegal immigrants
   HIV-infected recruits
   High school dropouts
7. Which well-known scientist has been caught fabricating facts and quotations?
   Bill Nye
   Jane Goodall
   Richard Dawkins
   Stephen Hawking
   Neil deGrasse Tyson
8. Flamboyant former Congressman James Traficant, who died last week, had what distinction?
   Led a movement to impeach George W. Bush
   Put a paper bag over his head while speaking
   Played in the National Football League
   Expelled from the House
   All of the Above
9. A new Gallup poll, like many previous surveys, ranks this state as the "happiest" in the USA. Which?
   Rhode Island
10. Kira Kazantsev has admitted that she was kicked out of her college sorority for hazing younger students. Who is she?
   Miss America
   Senate candidate
   President of Planned Parenthood
   Chancellor of all-female Wellesley College
   Head of the National Organization for Women

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