No. 454: "Supplies Party"

Testing your knowledge of what happened this week
July 17 2000 11:30 PM

No. 454: "Supplies Party"

Facing enormous demands on its generating plants, Wisconsin Electric Power has responded not by adding capacity but by paying someone not to do

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something. Who did they pay not to do what? 

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Wednesday's Question (No. 453) "Arms and the Man"

Fill in the blank as White House drug czar Gen. Barry McCaffrey describes alethal new weapon in his anti-drug armory: "As powerful as television is,some experts believe that __________ have an even stronger impact on youngpeople."

 

"Cable television can."—Daniel Radosh

"Really big televisions."—Francis Heaney

"Televisions dropped from 12th-story windows."—Dave Donovan

"Television and peach schnapps."—Jacob Jost

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