News Quiz answers

News Quiz, the answers

1. When Clara Belle Wheeler says, "I could go stand out in the middle of 64, but that would not be smart," what is she metaphorically referencing?
    a. Political fence sitting.
    b. 1990s hit movie "The Program."
    c. Land use tax reform.
    d. Existential fact of life’s impermanence.

2. What event was held on Saturday to help the homeless?
    a. Bowl-a-thon.
    b. Tax-the-excessively-rich-a-thon.
    c. Provide-mental-health-and-addiction-treatment-a-thon.
    d. Pay-a-living-wage-a-thon.

3.  How many pounds of strawberries were served over graduation weekend at UVA?
    a. Five, to a select few berry scholars.
    b. 200.
    c. 300.
    d. 400.

P.S. — If you haven’t read Will Goldsmith’s story on the backstory behind the water supply-plan controversy (and his post on last night’s meeting), check them out.

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News Quiz answers

News Quiz
1. Which development dream team is putting in four stories of office space next to ACAC downtown?
a. Hunter Craig & Dave Norris.
c. Bill Atwood & John D’earth.
d. Al Groh & Howie Long.
2. How many people will be looking for a place to crash when the Hope Community Center closes in less than 30 days?
a. 12 people.
b. Around 25 people.
c. 42 people.
3. After learning he’d won the Tyler Prize in environmental science, what did UVA professor James Galloway do?
a. Recycle it.
c. Grew Al Gore-like beard, switched to flannel.
d. The Carbon Footprint boogie.

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