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2011 Year in Review

Name these facts about current events and trends from the year 2011.
Last updated: December 28, 2014
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Terrorist leader killed by U.S.
troops on May 2nd
Osama bin Laden
Country where he was hiding
Pakistan
City where he was hiding
Abbottabad
Protest group that said "We are the 99%"
Occupy Wall Street
Country struck by a 9.0 earthquake
and tsunami
Japan
City whose nuclear plant melted down
Fukushima
New voice-activated personal assistant
for the iPhone
Siri
American who was acquitted of murder
by an Italian appeals court
Amanda Knox
69 people at a youth camp were killed
by a lone gunman in this country
Norway
Prince William's new wife
Kate Middleton
Technology CEO who died of cancer
Steve Jobs
Congresswoman shot in an
attempted assassination
Gabby Giffords
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European country that defaulted
on part of its debt
Greece
Arab countries whose governments
were overthrown
Egypt
Libya
Tunisia
Name for that uprising
Arab Spring
Newly-independent African country
South Sudan
Quarterback whose name
became a verb
Tim Tebow
He replaced Charlie Sheen on
"Two and a Half Men"
Ashton Kutcher
 
 
Who Did That Song?
"Sexy and I Know It"
LMFAO
"It Will Rain"
Bruno Mars
"Rolling in the Deep"
Adele
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level 69
Dec 31, 2011
100% with 0: 59 left
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level 43
May 9, 2012
Actually Bin Laden was found in the city of Islamabad. Look it up.
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level 77
Oct 10, 2018
I did. He wasn't.
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level 28
May 9, 2012
should prob check your facts there kckkpeel
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level 44
Sep 10, 2012
Couldn't remember how to spell Abbottabad, thought it was Abatabad or something along those lines, didn't even think of adding an 'o'
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level 70
Aug 6, 2016
You have smart people problems. I couldn't even spell Kutcher :-D
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level 75
Jan 29, 2013
apparently I can't spell tebow.
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level 67
Dec 28, 2014
Gah! Thought it was Fukishima.. did better on the 2010 quiz.
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level 70
Dec 28, 2014
i kept trying fukujima
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level 56
Dec 28, 2014
20% know "It Will Rain" is by Bruno Mars?
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level 70
Dec 29, 2014
Seems impossible, doesn't it? Never heard of it in my life.
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level 73
Dec 30, 2014
I don't think its one of his more popular ones. Seems like an odd inclusion to me.
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level 72
Dec 30, 2014
How about accepting "Abadabad?"
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level 70
Oct 26, 2017
Yeah, I think a bit more flexibility there would be a good thing.
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level 35
Jan 3, 2015
Sexy and I Know It by ROFLMAO... LMAO... ROFLOLMAO...
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level 32
Jul 7, 2016
Gabrielle Giffords should be accepted. That's her full name. Gabby is a nickname
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level 34
Jul 22, 2016
Agreed.
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level 31
Aug 4, 2016
^^^^^
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level 14
Sep 24, 2017
Ok so if you're gonna put the Tohoku Disaster/Fukushima Daiichi thing, why not put the other natural disaster that occurred that year:The Joplin Tornado
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level 22
Dec 7, 2017
This is so American centric...you could try to be a little more global
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level 45
Nov 12, 2018
Most of this stuff has nothing to do with the USA. If your feelings still can't handle it, too bad for you.