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by Drangvoor
Mon Mar 14, 2022 8:59 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2022 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 98
Views: 12172

Re: 2022 Current Events Study Guide

non-J! war news is really squeezing out the J! current events, but there is still sports: my weekly digest of 1440 Daily Digest, with bold being the most relevant J! questions IMHO. (number of j-archive hits are after some items) Yoon Suk-yeol is elected president of South Korea 2022 NCAA men's coll...
by Drangvoor
Mon Feb 28, 2022 11:00 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2022 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 98
Views: 12172

Re: 2022 Current Events Study Guide

my weekly digest of 1440 Daily Digest, with bold being the most relevant J! questions IMHO. (number of j-archive hits are after some items): Johnson & Johnson (20+) and other companies will distribute settlement money to local and state governments after a suit claiming their business practices ...
by Drangvoor
Mon Feb 21, 2022 11:27 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2022 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 98
Views: 12172

Re: 2022 Current Events Study Guide

my weekly digest of 1440 Daily Digest, with bold being the most relevant J! questions IMHO. (number of j-archive hits are after some items) police start arresting COVID-mandate protestors and towing away trucks in the capital city of Ottawa after shutting down parts of the region for weeks the ROC, ...
by Drangvoor
Mon Feb 14, 2022 4:02 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2022 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 98
Views: 12172

Re: 2022 Current Events Study Guide

my weekly digest of 1440 Daily Digest, with bold being the most relevant J! questions IMHO. (number of j-archive hits are after some items) The LA Rams (led by QB Matthew Stafford), beat the Cincinnati Bengals (led by QB Joe Burrow ) in Super Bowl LVI. In regular season awards, QB Aaron Rodgers (6) ...
by Drangvoor
Mon Feb 07, 2022 10:16 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2022 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 98
Views: 12172

Re: 2022 Current Events Study Guide

my weekly digest of 1440 Daily Digest, with bold being the most relevant J! questions IMHO. (number of j-archive hits are after some items) slow week in current events trivia ... 2022 is the Chinese Year of the Tiger Michael Avenatti (1) convicted of stealing $300K from a Stormy Daniels book deal co...
by Drangvoor
Mon Feb 07, 2022 10:00 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2022 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 98
Views: 12172

Re: 2022 Current Events Study Guide

MarkBarrett wrote: Tue Feb 01, 2022 5:20 pm Music catalog sales: https://docs.google.com/document/d/16bb ... ue&sd=true
Great list! Thank you!
by Drangvoor
Mon Jan 31, 2022 6:41 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2022 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 98
Views: 12172

Re: 2022 Current Events Study Guide

my weekly digest of 1440 Daily Digest, with bold being the most relevant J! questions IMHO. (number of j-archive hits are after some bolded items) Spotify removes Neil Young's music at Young's request over alleged vaccine misinformation shared on Joe Rogan's (1) podcast Former Boston Red Sox power h...
by Drangvoor
Mon Jan 24, 2022 11:08 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2022 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 98
Views: 12172

Re: 2022 Current Events Study Guide

my weekly digest of 1440 Daily Digest, with bold being the most relevant J! questions IMHO. (number of j-archive hits are after some bolded items) Germany's Lufthansa (19) is set to buy a 40% stake in state-owned Alitalia's (4) successor ITA Airways CIA: mysterious illnesses referred to as “ Havana ...
by Drangvoor
Mon Jan 17, 2022 11:51 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2022 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 98
Views: 12172

Re: 2022 Current Events Study Guide

my weekly digest of 1440 Daily Digest , with bold being the most relevant J! questions, IMHO Prince Andrew stripped of military titles and royal patronages by his mother Queen Elizabeth II amid sexual assault lawsuit Supreme Court blocks Biden administration's vaccine mandate for large employers, wi...
by Drangvoor
Mon Jan 10, 2022 9:46 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2022 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 98
Views: 12172

Re: 2022 Current Events Study Guide

my weekly digest of 1440 Daily Digest , with bold being the most relevant J! questions, IMHO North Korean media claimed yesterday the country had tested a hypersonic missile Experts have cited pandemic burnout, a shift in worker priorities, and better opportunities as reasons for what’s been known a...
by Drangvoor
Mon Jan 03, 2022 8:05 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2021 Current Events Study GUIDE. Study GUIDE.
Replies: 334
Views: 96465

Re: 2021 Current Events Study GUIDE. Study GUIDE.

my weekly digest of 1440 Daily Digest , with bold being the most relevant J! questions, IMHO South Africa begins weeklong series of events and services honoring Nobel Peace Prize winner and global rights activist Desmond Tutu , who passed away Sunday at age 90. A member of the Anglican clergy, Tutu ...
by Drangvoor
Mon Jan 03, 2022 7:58 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2021 Current Events Discussion Thread
Replies: 438
Views: 73121

Re: 2021 Current Events Discussion Thread

Robert K S wrote: Tue Dec 28, 2021 7:28 pm
Drangvoor wrote: Tue Dec 28, 2021 2:24 pm innovative
Considering that this news quiz is an annual tradition (you can search JBoard for links/discussions of the past quizzes), it's not that innovative! :D

Last few years: [2020] [2019] [2018] [2017] [2016] [2015]
Thank you!
by Drangvoor
Tue Dec 28, 2021 2:24 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2021 Current Events Discussion Thread
Replies: 438
Views: 73121

Re: 2021 Current Events Discussion Thread

Back with a similar quiz to the notable faces. This time it's about news stories this year.

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/202 ... ticleShare
fun and innovative! "You scored 36.33 out of 40"
by Drangvoor
Tue Dec 28, 2021 11:21 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2021 Current Events Study GUIDE. Study GUIDE.
Replies: 334
Views: 96465

Re: 2021 Current Events Study GUIDE. Study GUIDE.

my weekly digest of 1440 Daily Digest , with bold being the most relevant J! questions, IMHO A recently discovered submerged ship off the Alabama coast is believed to be the Clotilda, the last vessel to transport captives from Africa to the US to be enslaved Mariah Carey 's " All I Want for Chr...
by Drangvoor
Mon Dec 20, 2021 8:26 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2021 Current Events Study GUIDE. Study GUIDE.
Replies: 334
Views: 96465

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my weekly digest of 1440 Daily Digest , with bold being the most relevant J! questions, IMHO Miss America crowns Miss Alaska Emma Broyles the 100 th winner: ‘I am real. I have flaws.’ Bruce Springsteen has sold his entire master recordings and publishing rights to Sony Music for $500M in the largest...
by Drangvoor
Mon Dec 13, 2021 8:29 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2021 Current Events Study GUIDE. Study GUIDE.
Replies: 334
Views: 96465

Re: 2021 Current Events Study GUIDE. Study GUIDE.

my weekly digest of 1440 Daily Digest, with bold being the most relevant J! questions, IMHO The heir to the Dutch throne, Crown Princess Amalia, the eldest daughter of King Willem-Alexander , turns 18 and is now eligible to become queen. Australia joins the US in diplomatic boycott of 2022 Beijing W...
by Drangvoor
Mon Dec 06, 2021 9:38 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2021 Current Events Study GUIDE. Study GUIDE.
Replies: 334
Views: 96465

Re: 2021 Current Events Study GUIDE. Study GUIDE.

my weekly digest of 1440 Daily Digest , with bold being the most relevant J! questions, IMO Janet Rollé To Become The First Black Woman To Lead The American Ballet Theatre covid-19 variant of late 2021: omicron Women's Tennis Association suspends all tournaments in China amid concerns over safety of...
by Drangvoor
Mon Dec 06, 2021 9:15 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2021 Current Events Study GUIDE. Study GUIDE.
Replies: 334
Views: 96465

Re: 2021 Current Events Study GUIDE. Study GUIDE.

cinemaniax7 wrote: Wed Nov 24, 2021 4:40 pm Somehow, this seems like big news:

Passing the buck: Dollar Tree raises prices to $1.25
New name coming? Buck and Bits
by Drangvoor
Mon Nov 22, 2021 9:05 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2021 Current Events Study GUIDE. Study GUIDE.
Replies: 334
Views: 96465

Re: 2021 Current Events Study GUIDE. Study GUIDE.

I read much of this news from the 1440 Daily Digest: US overdose deaths have more than doubled since 2015, largely fueled by the increasing prevalence of fentanyl, a synthetic opioid roughly 50 times more potent than heroin Authors Jason Mott (for Hell of a Book, a surreal narrative of the author's ...
by Drangvoor
Mon Nov 22, 2021 7:44 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2021 Current Events Study GUIDE. Study GUIDE.
Replies: 334
Views: 96465

Re: 2021 Current Events Study GUIDE. Study GUIDE.

Delaying the Build Back Better vote in the House, minority leader Kevin McCarthy, a Republican from California, gave a eight hour and 32 minute speech, making his remarks the longest House floor speech in history. decentralized autonomous organizations, or DAOs, allow individuals to pool funds in ex...