Friday’s p-Op quiz: ‘DeMint’ edition

December 7, 2012

The week was filled with drama. There was the fiscal cliff, the demotion of four conservative House Republicans from key committee posts and the unexpected resignation of Sen. Jim DeMint.

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge
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We were horrified by the story of man who was killed after being pushed onto the subway tracks in New York City. We were equally horrified that the photographer who captured that man’s last seconds of life didn’t go above and beyond to help him. Meanwhile, over in England, there was bittersweet drama over the announcement that the Duchess of Cambridge (aka Kate, wife of William) is pregnant but that she was hospitalized for severe morning sickness. And in North Korea, news that a unicorn lair was discovered turned out to be a translation error.

Nothing will get lost in translation on the p-Op quiz, which is a double header because of last week’s technical snafu. That means there’s two week’s worth of p-Op knowledge you have to bring to the table. So, sharpen your pixels and get crackin’.

 
Jonathan Capehart is a member of the Post editorial board and writes about politics and social issues for the PostPartisan blog.
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