Lunchtime crumbs: Social news quiz edition (#wpnewsquiz)


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Question 1: Quick: Give us the name of the theme for the winning Peep Show 2011 diorama.

Question 2: Name the two designers currently entangled in a bitter battle over red-soled stilettos.

Question 3: The world’s oldest man died Thursday. Give us his age.

Question 4: Ezra Klein’s blog post about Planned Parenthood last week blew up the social web. What percentage of the organization’s services goes toward STI testing?

Question 5: Due to controversy over its nutritional value, chocolate milk made headlines this week. How many gallons do nearby Fairfax schools consume per year?

Answer 1: “Chilean CoPeepapo Mine Rescue.” Mary Jo Ondrejka from Reston; Bryn Metzdorf from Fairfax; and Margaret Hartka from Parkton, Md. pulled this intricate diorama together. Watch the video and learn more about how it was made:

#Wpnewsquiz Answer #1: “Chilean CoPeepapo Mine Rescue.” @miguelrios had it correct with the hash tag first.less than a minute ago via HootSuite Favorite Retweet ReplyThe Washington Post
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Answer 2: Christian Louboutin has sued Yves Saint Laurent over Louboutin’s patented red soles on heels.The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office awarded Louboutin a registered trademark for the red soles in 2008.

#Wpnewsquiz Answer #2: @miguelrios had Christian Louboutin and YSL. Quick but not quick enough @mariarhayes @ktscho http://wapo.st/ejMQvLless than a minute ago via HootSuite Favorite Retweet ReplyThe Washington Post
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Answer 3: Walter Breuning was 114. His wise words on the secret to longevity? “Every change is good.”

#Wpnewsquiz Answer #3: Walter Breuning was 114. @rbweinstock had it correct with hash tag first. http://wapo.st/ejMQvLless than a minute ago via HootSuite Favorite Retweet ReplyThe Washington Post
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Answer 4: STI testing for both men and women takes up 35 percent of Planned Parenthood services. Abortion services take up 3 percent of service resources.

#Wpnewsquiz Answer #4: 35% of Planned Parenthood services go toward STI testing. @rbweinstock was first. http://wapo.st/ejMQvLless than a minute ago via HootSuite Favorite Retweet ReplyThe Washington Post
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Answer 5: Fairfax serves 62,000 gallons of chocolate milk a year. And the formulations used in many cafeterias across the country have more calories, ounce for ounce, than Coke.

#Wpnewsquiz Answer #5: 62,000 gallons, or way too much. @rbweinstock had it first. Answers and leader board is here: http://wapo.st/ejMQvLless than a minute ago via HootSuite Favorite Retweet ReplyThe Washington Post
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Leader Board (number of questions answered correctly first):

@Miguelrios: 3

@rbweinstock: 3

• @APKotter: 2

@Bayou_lois_lane: 1

@Cassady2euca: 1

@CNewton16: 1

@Debforfreedom: 1

@Docavid: 1

@GQatHU: 1

@KatieMiller91: 1

@Ludomaster: 1

@mabaeyens: 1

@TillAustin: 1

@Toolboxgirl: 1

@samdman95: 1

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