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Answer: Grateful Dead
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Answer: Nikita Khrushchev
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Answer: Forrest Gump
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Answer: Silvio Berlusconi
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Answer: North Korea
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Answer: Country Retreat
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Answer: News of the World
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Answer: Francois Hollande
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Answer: Walter Cronkite
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Answer: The Queen of England
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Answer: Russell Howard's Good News
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Answer: His son
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Answer: Julia Gillard
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Answer: Arthur Griffith
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Answer: Thomas Jefferson
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Answer: Social News
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Answer: Bashar Al-Assad
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Answer: The Sun
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Answer: Robert Walpole
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Answer: News Corp.
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Answer: New Zealand
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Answer: The Global Review
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Answer: Check News
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Answer: Queen of England
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Answer: USA Today
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Answer: The Independent
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Answer: Peyton Manning
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Answer: Northern Ireland
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Answer: Kim Jong-il
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Answer: Celebrity News
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Answer: Marc Newson
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Answer: Jeb Bush
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Answer: The New York Times
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Answer: Gordon Brown
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Answer: Harry S. Truman
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Answer: Dmitry Medvedev
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Answer: Weather Forecast
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Answer: Hillary Clinton
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Answer: Sarah Palin
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Answer: Otto von Bismarck
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Answer: Joe Biden
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Answer: Theodore Roosevelt
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Answer: Mitt Romney
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Answer: Paul Ryan
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Answer: Amazing Grace
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Answer: Sunday Express
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Answer: Pope Francis
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Answer: John McCain
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Answer: Vladimir Putin
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Answer: Enoch Powell
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Answer: North Korea
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Answer: Nicolas Sarkozy
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Answer: Wall Street Journal
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Answer: Robert Walpole
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Answer: Weekly World News
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Answer: Nigel Farage
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Answer: Newspaper editor
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Answer: Angela Rippon
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Answer: Best News Report
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Answer: Richard Nixon
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Answer: South Sudan
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Answer: News Corp
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Answer: United Kingdom
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Answer: Ed Miliband
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Answer: News of the World
Question: Which of these major networks dumped Donald Trump for its coverage in July 2015?
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Answer: South Africa
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Answer: Sandi Toksvig
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Answer: New York Tribune
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Answer: William Hague
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Answer: Al Gore
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Answer: David Cameron
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Answer: Richard Madeley
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Answer: … Romney
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Answer: Conservatives & Liberal Democrats
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Answer: Edward Snowden
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Answer: Brian Bateman
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Answer: Angela Merkel
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Answer: Edmund Burke
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Answer: Northern Ireland
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Question: Which Canadian city was flooded in July 2013?
Question: Which show did the Canadian-American journalist Peter Jennings anchor between 1983 and 2005?
Answer: ABC's World News
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Answer: Tea Party
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Answer: John Kerry
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Answer: George H. W. Bush
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Answer: Bayer Leverkusen
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Answer: 3 Doors Down
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Answer: Grape Lady
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Question: The President of where said 'we have not said that we possess chemical weapons, nor have we said that we do not possess them'?
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Answer: The Girl in the Spiders Web
Question: Which nation caused controversy by launching their first air strike on Syria in October 2015?
Question: TV crews and news channels display live 24/7 feeds of what during the election of a new Pope?
Answer: Vatican Chimney
Question: In a 2002 poll by Spanish newspaper 'Marca' Michael Laudrup was voted in what position in an all time list of Real Madrid legends?
Question: The Prime Minister of which country said 'I will tell the truth in the face of the sweet talk and the onslaught of smiles'?