Current Events Quiz: August -- Week 2

Profile that Richard Jewell fit that made him a suspect:A. Police wannabe with checkered employment historyB. Anyone who willingly goes on talk showsC. When you think of white males with access to knapsacks the name Richard Jewell leaps outPresident Clinton signed the welfare bill which:A. Ends welfare as we know itB. Ends welfare as government officials who never used it knew itC. Replaces food stamps with the nutritious rubber stampD. Limits benefits to five years after which you have to find venture capitalMovie and family values in it that Bob Dole saw:A. Independence Day; Good over evilB. Independence Day; Destruction of cities that held criminals and welfare leechesC. Independence Day; Illegal aliens are sent homeD. Trainspotting; Supportive of public transportationThe Russian newspaper Pravda stopped publishing because:A. Dwindling circulation and ineffective staffB. Kruschev wasn't giving quotes like he used toC. No one could take the truthD. The weather map is always redCongress passed a water bill that requires local agencies to:A. Notify customers of the chemicals and bacteria in their waterB. Put a warning from the surgeon general on all faucetsC. Offer customers water in a variety of colors and thicknessBest Olympic moment of the week:A. Michael Johnson's world record in the 200B. Carl Lewis' gold in whiny politickingC. John Tesh whispers a scream when hit in the eye by a stray javelinD. Summer Saunders shut-up for 1.243 seconds

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