Because their leader, Ebenezer Scrooge, didn't like the ruling party of Gaza
- Seems unnecessarily political and is really a stretch anyway!
Given their name by Brazil, who was making a homophobic insult
- Gay isn't a homophobic insult it's the preferred term to a lot of people, Brazil has nothing to do with the answer and really it's 2021, c'mon now.
Really like the rest of the quiz but was just left wondering why these decisions had been made.
While some folks identify as gay, the term is still weaponised as a homophobic insult.
Speaking as an anti-Zionist, anti-apartheid, pro-Palestinian, pro-BDS Jewish person, I found the clue for Bahamas hilarious, clever and creative. Not that I got it right, but that's on me :)
I knew "Hamas", but still couldn't get "Bah - Hamas"!
"Formed by the merger of two countries named "Oneisia" was really far-fetched.. especially given how unnatural it is to the mind to picture two countries sharing a same name. At least "both named Oneisia..." could help